Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, National Security Minister Charles Savarin and Acting Police Commissioner Cyril Carrette will be on DBS radio’s Talking Point programme this morning from 9:00 to address the issue of rising crime across the island.
Savarin joined the prime minister and acting police commissioner as guests on the programme.
Just last evening members of the religious community converged on Independence Street in Roseau for a National Prayer Rally. This was broadcast live on Kairi FM and DBS radio.
The effort came in response to a call from acting Prime Minister Reginald Austrie, who announced on Friday that cabinet would meet this week to address the matter of stiffer legislation, particularly on gun related crimes, as part of efforts to break stem of the rising crime rate.
Six people have been murdered in two weeks, and 10 in total so far this year.
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