Attorney General Welcomes Interpol Caribbean Office

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Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Dale Marshall, has welcomed the establishment of an Interpol Caribbean Office in Barbados. “I am delighted the Caribbean sub-region will now have your presence. The Caribbean always gets lumped with the larger grouping and our issues become overshadowed.  I am happy Interpol as an international agency has recognized that we have peculiar needs,” …

Barbados Border Security Gets Equipment Boost

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Efforts to strengthen Barbados’ border security got a much needed boost yesterday with the donation of over US$1.1 million in Advance Passenger Information System (APIS) equipment to the CARICOM IMPACS/Joint Regional Communication Centre (JRCC). This new computer equipment, donated by the US Embassy’s Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, will allow the JRCC to expand its APIS capacity …