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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Law

Treating case set for May 13, 2021

A date has now been set for the hearing of the Treating case involving Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and members of his 2015 Cabinet to be summoned and appear in court. The matter dates back to May of 2015 when,...

Portsmouth man charged with attempted murder

A Portsmouth man with a history of mental illness has been charged with the attempted murder of a 48 year female of Chance Portsmouth. Tyrone Sylvester of Lagoon Portsmouth appeared before a Roseau Magistrate on April 15, 2021, where the...

Policeman arrested and released as investigations into the death of Kerwin Slobby Prosper continues

One police officer was on April 12, 2021, detained, questioned, and later released pending further investigations touching the death of Kerwin “Slobby” Prosper of Kings Hill on February 15, 2021. Prosper was assisting the police in their investigations following a...

Customs Officer slapped with several firearms-related charges

The Police and Customs have slapped several firearms-related charges against Kirsty Alric Tedric Pacquette of 57 Great Marlborough Street Roseau/ Bellevue Rawle. Pacquette who is a Customs Officer was arrested on April 7, 2021, on a charge of trafficking firearms....

Fatal traffic accident in Fond Cole area

Police are investigating a fatal road traffic accident that happened in the Fond Cole area on the evening of April 9, 2021, that claimed the life of Brian Peter 38 years old of Pottersville. According to reports reaching Nature Isle...

Haitians slapped with forthwith fine for attempting to depart Dominica illegally

Four Haitian nationals have been ordered to pay EC$2,500 forthwith for attempting to leave the country illegally and one Dominica was slapped with a five thousand dollars fine for the same offence to be paid in two instalments. That fine...

Barrel with guns intercepted at Customs

Police have been called in as investigations into a major seizure of firearm and ammunition were discovered at the Woodbridge Bay Port in Fond Cole on April 7, 2021. According to information reaching Nature Isle News (NIN), a barrel containing...

Police Chief Corbette will not discuss details touching the death of Kerwin Prosper in the media

Acting police Chief Lincoln Corbette has brushed aside comments in the public domain that the police are protecting their own in the investigations touching the death of Kerwin “Slobby” Prosper of King Hill. Prosper, aged 36 years with a long...

Blackmoore issues statement as police continues probe over fraudulent activities at Labour Division

The Ministry of National Security and Home Affairs is confident that new systems put in place to ensure the sanctity of the process of work permit issuance is working well. While the police are currently investigating alleged fraud related to...

Haitian nationals and Dominican pleads guilty to attempting to leave the island illegally

Four Haitian nationals and one Dominican will return to court on April 8, 2021, when they will know their fate after pleading guilty to attempting to leave Dominica via an unapproved port to Martinique on March 22, 2021. According to...

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