Category: Ministry of Public Security

Country’s security “under control” says Minister Ramjattan

Country’s security “under control” says Minister Ramjattan

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 17, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 17, 2020 The Minister of Public Security Hon. Khemraj Ramjattan has assured that the country’s security ... Read More

GPF investigating persons aiding illegal crossings

GPF investigating persons aiding illegal crossings

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 16, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 16, 2020 The Guyana Police Force is currently looking into the matter of persons aiding in ... Read More

Inmates to be released in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Inmates to be released in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 15, 2020

—to address overcrowding DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Director of Prisons Gladwin Samuels has disclosed that inmates have begun ... Read More

Public Security Ministry condemns destruction of public buildings

Public Security Ministry condemns destruction of public buildings

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 14, 2020

—assures “full extent of law will be applied to perpetrators” DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 The Ministry of Public ... Read More

Reconstruction of burnt building not in immediate plans- Min Ramjattan

Reconstruction of burnt building not in immediate plans- Min Ramjattan

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 13, 2020

—Some prisoners re-allocated others housed in holding bay —Contractors seeking to recommence works on Mazaruni, Camp Street, halted due to ... Read More

284 prisoners displaced due to fire at Lusignan

284 prisoners displaced due to fire at Lusignan

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 13, 2020

–All accounted for and relocated DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 13, 2020 Following the fire at Lusignan Prison on Sunday, 284 ... Read More

Public urged to be vigilant against vandalism of govt property

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- July 13, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 13, 2020 Minister of Public Security Hon. Khemraj Ramjattan at a press conference on Monday issued ... Read More

Fire at Lusignan Prison extinguished

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 12, 2020

-15 prisoners injured, no deaths -All prisoners accounted for DPI, Guyana, Sunday, July 12, 2020 The Guyana Police Force (GPF) ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.