21 May 2019
Rastaman who lost temper, finds $300 to avoid jail term

Rastaman who lost temper, finds $300 to avoid jail term


A 54-year-old male Rastafarian from Glenn was fined last week for losing his temper and damaging the fan in a Justice of the Peace’s (JP) office at ...
17 May 2019
Chicken fight causes man to fork out 100s of dollars

Chicken fight causes man to fork out 100s of dollars


A thirty-one-year-old man who was brought to court after he wounded a man during a fight over chicken, must now fork out hundreds of dollars to the st...
Court of Appeal offers young man a second chance

Court of Appeal offers young man a second chance


A young man was given the chance to turn over a new leaf last week, the Court of Appeal effectively freeing him from the shackles he was supposed to b...
Sandy Bay man shaves a year off his sentence

Sandy Bay man shaves a year off his sentence


A man sentenced for possession of twenty-five 12-gauge bullets took a shot at reducing his sentence last week, managing to shave a year off his four y...
Absentee Juror fined

Absentee Juror fined


A juror has been fined $40 for not being present for jury duty. Although the High Court assizes began on April 30, the presence of the Court of App...
10 May 2019
Too many woman beaters in SVG – Judge

Too many woman beaters in SVG – Judge


An Appeal Court Justice has commented that there are too many men coming before the court for beating women in St Vincent and the Grenadines(SVG). ...
07 May 2019
Rose Hall man charged for 169 pounds of marijuana

Rose Hall man charged for 169 pounds of marijuana


The Rapid Response Unit (RRU) hauled a Rose Hall resident and the 169 pounds of marijuana which he was alleged to have had in his possession before th...
03 May 2019
Woman bonded for slapping child’s father

Woman bonded for slapping child’s father


A defendant was bonded this Monday for slapping her child’s father outside the Family Court after losing custody of her child. This display of ag...
30 April 2019
Young man on  attempted murder charge

Young man on attempted murder charge


A 23-year-old was charged with attempted murder yesterday, in connection with an incident in which more than 20 shots were said to have been fired at ...
18 April 2019
Woman who slapped student escapes jail time

Woman who slapped student escapes jail time


This Monday, the court refused to endorse the actions of a 42-year-old mother who believed she was right in slapping a 16-year-old at the entrance to ...