Tag: crime

Minister Benn examining allowing interior farmers access to shotguns

Minister Benn examining allowing interior farmers access to shotguns

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 8, 2021

-to protect livestock from predatory animals Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn is examining several options to help interior ... Read More

Minister Dharamlall engages Lethem officials, business chamber on regional development

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 25, 2020

The Lethem Town Council (LTC) and the Rupununi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) were on Tuesday urged to work ... Read More

CPGs to be reconstituted with new focus

CPGs to be reconstituted with new focus

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 10, 2020

- rogue elements to be eliminated The Ministry of Home Affairs has restructured and relaunched the Community Policing Groups (CPGs) ... Read More

“Every citizen, every home, every business place must feel safe” says President Ali

“Every citizen, every home, every business place must feel safe” says President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- August 8, 2020

─ “Every life in our nation matters” DPI, Guyana, Saturday, August 8, 2020 His Excellency, Mohamed Irfaan Ali, has assured ... Read More

Citizens commended drop in crime rate

Citizens commended drop in crime rate

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- August 27, 2019

─ recommend more patrolling of communities DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Eighteen-year-old nursing student Oma Singh said, “a month ... Read More

Members of Local Democratic Organs in training to break cycles of crime 

Members of Local Democratic Organs in training to break cycles of crime 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 11, 2019

─ training sessions being are conducted by USAID ─ covering areas such as promotion of lawfulness through social crime prevention: ... Read More

Law enforcement officers ‘tightening’ activities at borders with Brazil

Law enforcement officers ‘tightening’ activities at borders with Brazil

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, February 9, 2018 The Government of Guyana has been taking steps to train members of the Disciplined ... Read More

Crime – a regional problem, that demands regional solution – CARICOM SG

Crime – a regional problem, that demands regional solution – CARICOM SG

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 22, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, January 22, 2018 Secretary-General (SG) of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has once again zeroed ... Read More

Gov’t to invest more in youths- Minister Ramjattan

Gov’t to invest more in youths- Minister Ramjattan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 13, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, July 13, 2017 The government will be investing more heavily in youths. Currently, only a small percentage ... Read More

GPF has recorded significant success in crime solving – Crime Chief

GPF has recorded significant success in crime solving – Crime Chief

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 27, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, April 27, 2017 Senior Superintendent and Crime Chief, Wendell Blanhum said the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has ... Read More

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