Tag: Guyana Police Force

Human Services Minister receives Legislative analysis of 1996 Domestic Violence Act, report on newer forms of violence

Human Services Minister receives Legislative analysis of 1996 Domestic Violence Act, report on newer forms of violence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 18, 2022

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud last Tuesday, received reports of recommendations to update the Domestic ... Read More

In 2021 – Gov’t made strides towards a safer Guyana

In 2021 – Gov’t made strides towards a safer Guyana

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 5, 2022

- Ministry of Home Affairs - Sector Highlights 2021 The idea of living in a society where crimes are at ... Read More

Passage of Supplementary Appropriation Bill gives boost to crime fighting

Passage of Supplementary Appropriation Bill gives boost to crime fighting

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- December 16, 2021

─More vehicles for police Government's crime fighting strategy has been given a major boost with the approval of $225 million ... Read More

Cops awarded $32.4M for outstanding performances

Cops awarded $32.4M for outstanding performances

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 16, 2021

Members of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) were on Thursday awarded for their outstanding performances throughout the year, at the ... Read More

Guyana records steepest decrease in serious crimes in a decade

Guyana records steepest decrease in serious crimes in a decade

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 16, 2021

There has been a 21 per cent decrease in serious crimes for the year, 2021, and acting Commissioner of Police ... Read More

$225M being sought to enhance GPF vehicle fleet

$225M being sought to enhance GPF vehicle fleet

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 14, 2021

─ $140.7M to repair and install fire hydrants The sum of $255 million is being sought from the National Assembly ... Read More

Big boost to crime fighting – ballistic analysts can now be hired with passage of Firearms Amendment Bill 2021

Big boost to crime fighting – ballistic analysts can now be hired with passage of Firearms Amendment Bill 2021

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- December 13, 2021

Firearm analysts who are not licenced to possess a firearm will now be able to work along with the Guyana ... Read More

EPA outlines efforts to improve regulation

EPA outlines efforts to improve regulation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 30, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Tuesday issued a statement outlining interventions it has put in place to protect the ... Read More

Police/civilian relationship improving in Region Two – Divisional Commander

Police/civilian relationship improving in Region Two – Divisional Commander

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 24, 2021

The relationship between the police and civilians in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) is steadily improving due to the deliberate move by ... Read More

More must be done to reduce road fatalities – Minister Benn

More must be done to reduce road fatalities – Minister Benn

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- November 21, 2021

─ receives Decade of Action for Road Safety plan The Ministry of Home Affairs, in collaboration with the Traffic Department ... Read More

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