Traffic Regulations For Remembrance Day Parade

Kathyann Husbands Top Stories

A number of traffic changes will be in effect on Sunday, November 12, to facilitate the Remembrance Day Parade in National Heroes’ Square, beginning at 8:00 a.m. Between 6:00 and 10:00 a.m., Broad Street, from its junction with Prince William Henry Street to its junction with High Street; as well as High Street and Wharf Road, will be closed to …

Police Urge Public To Share Information

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

Police are continuing their appeal to members of the public to share information about crimes. “We want that if you see something, you say something,” said Assistant Commissioner of Police (Administration), Erwin Boyce. He was addressing a town hall meeting on Tackling Gun Violence in Our Communities at the Princess Margaret Secondary School last Wednesday. Noting that the Royal Barbados …

AG & NIS Chairman Clear Air On Fund

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

Investments in Government projects from the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) are not a “free pass”. Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite, made this clear as he sought to set the record straight over the NIS’ investment in the Citizen Security Facilities Project which involves the restoration and construction of police stations across the island. “The NIS receives a significant return on investment …

Independence Parade Preparations Under Way

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Preparations for the ceremonial parade to mark Barbados’ 51st Anniversary of Independence are under way. Earlier today, representatives from various Government departments, including the Prime Minister’s Office, the Barbados Defence Force (BDF), the Royal Barbados Police Force, the Ministry of Culture and the Department of Emergency Management, gathered for site visits at the Historic Garrison Savannah and the alternate locations, …

BDF To Work With Police To Fight Crime

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

Soldiers in the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) may be called upon more to assist the Royal Barbados Police Force in ensuring public safety and conducting general anti-crime patrols. This was announced by Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite, as he delivered the feature address at the BDF’s 38th anniversary parade and sunset ceremony at St. Ann’s Fort, Garrison, St. Michael, last Saturday. …

Police Commissioner: Barbados Still Safe

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

Barbados remains a safe and secure place for residents and visitors despite a recent spike in crime. And, with the Crop Over season expected to move into high gear over the coming weeks, Acting Commissioner of Police Tyrone Griffith, has sounded the warning bell to expect more stop and searches as lawmen seek to weed out the criminal element and …

AG: Test Those Working At Borders

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

As the police prepare to intensify the war against illegal guns in Barbados, Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite, has called for all those working at agencies responsible for protecting the island’s borders to undergo integrity testing. Mr. Brathwaite made this call in response to questions from the media during a press conference on crime at Police Headquarters yesterday. “All agencies which …

Randal Phillips Health Group To Meet

bgis Notice

The Randal Phillips Men’s Health Group will meet on Tuesday, July 4, at the polyclinic, Oistins, Christ Church, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be addressed by members of the Royal Barbados Police Force, whose topic will be: Safeguarding Your Person and Property. All interested persons are invited to attend. See also: READ MORE Traffic Regulations For Remembrance Day … …

All On Stream For Civic Centre

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Attorney General and Minister of Home Affairs, Adriel Brathwaite (second from left) and officials touring the civic centre being constructed in Cane Garden, St. Thomas today. (C.Pitt/BGIS) If all goes well, the Civic Centre being constructed in Cane Garden, St. Thomas, should be completed by the end of September this year. That is according to Director of the National Insurance …

Tattoo In St. John Next Week

Kathyann Husbands Ministry News

The St. John Constituency Council and the St. John Parish Independence Committee will host the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) for their first Tattoo in St. John, next Friday, May 12.  It will be held at the Gall Hill Playing Field, beginning at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited to witness the parade and skillful demonstrations by the units of …