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“Business as usual is over. We will take the streets back” Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 23rd 2011 (CUOPM) – Commissioner-designate of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, Mr. C.G. Walwyn, has sent a strong message to gang members and their parents. “Business as usual is over,” declared the […]

Police Commissioner-Designate Sends Strong Message To Gang Members

We commence a series of articles dealing with issues that affect our mental health. The following article is presented by a member of the St. Kitts Mental Health Association. Gangs, long prevalent in many developed countries, are fast becoming a frightening feature of Caribbean life.  St. Kitts-Nevis, like several other […]

Gangs and Guns: Who’s at Risk?

Commentary by Deniece Alleyne At first, I decided to let the seventh homicide – in broad daylight – in the Federation pass without comment despite strongly believing that the extensive coverage of crime and the issues surrounding it should form an important part of public discourse. There is a certain […]

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