Crime

Three in custody over Club Privilege shooting incident

Three persons have been taken into custody for questioning as Police investigators continue their probe into reports of a shooting incident that is believed to have taken place in the Privilege nightclub on Main Street. Commander of the A’ Division of the Guyana Police Force, Asst. Police Commissioner Clifton Hicken, confirmed the arrests to News […]

Two persons in custody as Police probes New Year’s Day Double Murder

Two persons are in the custody of the Guyana Police Force “assisting the Police with their investigations” into the murder of two businessmen at Friendship. Police A’ Division Commander, Asst. Commissioner Clifton Hicken made the confirmation to News Source on Monday afternoon. Mr. Hicken said he believes the Police investigators will be able to crack […]

Brazilian miner beaten and stabbed to death at Mazaruni river site

In the mining community, Police investigators have traveled to an area called Chinese Creek backdam in the Mazaruni river, where a Brazilian miner was murdered on Wednesday. The dead man’s name has been given as Francisco Oliveria Da Conceicao. He was 33 years old and owned a dredge in the area. Initial investigations have revealed […]

Berbice wife killer surrenders to Police

The Prison Officer who stabbed his wife to death at her workplace on Wednesday morning, turned himself in to Police on Wednesday afternoon in the company of a lawyer. The man, Sheldon Prince, went on the run this morning after he attacked and stabbed his wife, Yonette Nicholson-Prince to death. The gruesome murder shocked the […]

Berbice Woman stabbed to death by husband at work after separation

Police investigators in Berbice are probing the murder of a 24-year-old hairdresser who was brutally murdered early Wednesday morning by her husband at her place of work. The couple separated four months ago and the woman, Yonette Nicholson-Prince, was already moving on with her life. Relatives of the woman told News Source that they received […]

Campaigns against drunk driving to intensify

The Public Security Ministry is warning holiday party goers against drinking and driving as celebrations to usher in the new year are set to begin. Members of the Police Force are expected to be out in numbers leading into the coming weekend to monitor the country’s roadways against drunk drivers. Since this month started, over […]