Crime

Local law enforcement agents begin training on investigating fraud and other forms of corruption

As Guyanese law enforcement ranks from several agencies come together to undergo an “intense” two-week training programme on investigating fraud, bribery, and corruption, they are being reminded that corruption must also not be allowed to thrive within these very agencies, set up to fight the scourge. Participants have been drawn from the Special Organised Crime […]

Berbice teens remanded to jail over security guard’s murder

Two teenagers from the Corentyne area in Berbice, were on Friday charged and remanded to jail for the robbery and murder of security guard, Muneshprem Monien. The man’s lifeless body was found at the Rose Hall store where he worked as a security guard. The two teenagers, 17-year-old Yuvraj Singh and 19-year-old, Carlos Bollers, were […]

Taxi driver charged over sexual conversations with 15-year-old girl and plan to meet to engage in sexual activities

Accused of sexually grooming a 15-year-old girl, a Georgetown taxi driver was today charged and granted bail in the sum of $200,000 on the sexual offenses charge. 31-year-old, Daniel James appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan and denied the charge made against him. It was alleged that between the 12th December, 2017 and 18th January […]

Teenager and two men arrested in gun running operation

The Guyana Police Force has announced the arrest of a 16-year-old boy and two men in a gun running operation that linked the interior mining areas to Georgetown. In a statement, the Police Force said an intelligence led operation this morning by Police ranks in ‘C’ Division, resulted in the arrest of the teen and […]