Tag: Prisoner

Escape short-lived for New Amsterdam prisoner – recaptured within minutes

Escape short-lived for New Amsterdam prisoner – recaptured within minutes

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- May 15, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 15, 2020 Escape was short-lived for an inmate who attempted to flee the New Amsterdam Prison ... Read More

Ministry of Public Security – Press Statement (Prisoner Facebook Post)

Ministry of Public Security – Press Statement (Prisoner Facebook Post)

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 14, 2018

The Ministry of Public Security is aware of the recent Facebook Post made by an inmate, of himself and others ... 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.