Police Now Have Better Accommodations

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Plans to provide better accommodations for police officers are progressing smoothly, and Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite, has indicated that more improvements will be coming next year. Last Friday, the Minister told lawmen that plans were already in place to officially open the Cane Garden, St. Thomas facility on January 3. “We are awaiting furniture and a few other minor touches.  …

Police Commissioner Defends Officers

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Commissioner of Police, Tyrone Griffith, has spoken out in defence of police officers not producing files for court cases. Stating that while there was no excuse for files not being produced, the Commissioner made it clear that there was, however, an explanation. “If you recognise that our workload is increasing substantially, our demands have been greater, and yet we have …

Top Cop: Barbados Still A Paradise

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Acting Commissioner of Police, Tyrone Griffith. (FP) Barbados is still a paradise and stands out as the safest community in the region. That’s the assessment of Acting Commissioner of Police, Tyrone Griffith, who said this was reflected in the island’s crime rates which presently show a two per cent decline. He was at the time delivering remarks at the annual …