Crime

Man accused of setting fire to Brickdam station remanded to jail

The 24-year-old labourer who has been accused of starting a fire that gutted the Brickdam Police station was today charged with setting fire to a building that belongs to the state and remanded to jail. The accused, Clarence Greene, appeared before the Chief Magistrate with his Attorneys Ronald Daniels and Kiswana Jefford at his side. […]

Deputy Police Superintendent remanded for trafficking of narcotics

Deputy Police Superintendent Dexter Brown was remanded to jail today after he was charged with trafficking more than 20 pounds of marijuana. The Police Officer appeared today at the Vigilance Magistrate Court before Magistrate Fabayo Azore. The Magistrate remanded the accused Police Officer to jail until the 2nd November 2021. Officer Brown was arrested on […]

Police Force needs action plan to address emergency situations at Police stations -says Paul Slowe

In the aftermath of the recent fires that destroyed the Brickdam Police station and the living quarters in the Vigilance Police Station, former Chairman of the Police Service Commission and retired Assistant Police Commissioner, Paul Slowe wants the Guyana Police Force to develop a plan of action which will address future occurrences, should they arise. […]

Brickdam station remains ready to serve -Commander McBean

The Brickdam Police station operations have settled in at the temporary location in the St. Stanislaus compound following Saturday’s devastating fire which gutted more than 80% of the buildings in the station’s compound. Commander of the Division, Assistant Commissioner Simon McBean today said despite the setback, the Police Force remains ready to serve the community. […]

Mother of murdered Festival City youth finds no joy in his killers being shot dead; Calls for parents to warn their children about involvement. in “badness”

Two days after putting her teenage son, Joshua Denny in his final resting place after he was shot dead by two bandits, the youth’s mother said she is still feeling an emptiness inside and she is not feeling any joy with the death of his killers. The two men suspected of shooting her son during […]