Home / Top Stories (page 18)

Top Stories

MORE SIX FORM COLLEGES FOR ST.LUCIA ?

Education minister Dr. Gale Rigobert says the government is considering converting some of Saint Lucia’s secondary schools into 6th form colleges. She says the move would ensure that more students can undertake advanced level studies as they work towards their future careers.    

Read More »

MARY FRANCIS SPEAKS OF ‘VINDICATED’ LOUISY FAMILY

Attorney-at-law Mary Francis says the family of Mandy Louisy feels vindicated after a May 3rd judgment against the state in his shooting death by police. The human rights advocate filed a wrongful death lawsuit in 2014, following the august 2013 incident at Babonneau. While the attorney has some issues with …

Read More »

ARMED BANDITS ROB CHINESE RESTAURANT

Police are on the hunt for two armed bandits who targeted the Sea Town Chinese restaurant on Brazil Street, Castries on Sunday night. The criminals emptied the establishment’s cash register, as they pillaged the cashier’s station. However, any jubilation at their heist might be short lived, as the bandits were …

Read More »

ACTING POLICE COMMISSIONER TALKS TARGETED POLICING STRATEGIES

Acting Commissioner of Police Milton Desir says a combination of traditional policing and targeted interventions is starting to pay off. Desir is also commending members of the public who have come forward with information to the police and is urging others to do likewise. The acting police commissioner’s comments follow an …

Read More »

STATE LOSES FATAL POLICE SHOOTING CASE

A judgment has been awarded against the state in an almost 6-year-old fatal police shooting. 32-year-old Mandy Louisy was shot by law enforcement officers in Babonneau on August 9th, 2013. The ruling was handed down on Friday May 3rd. Attorney-at-law and human rights advocate Mary Francis issued a statement on …

Read More »