May 11, 2021

Crime rates in some Caribbean nations ‘among world’s highest’

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By Joyce Loan From WIC News A study by the Inter-American Development Bank shows that a number of Caribbean countries have some of the world’s highest crime rates. This report is at odds with the impression of a peaceful Caribbean tourist magnet. The results are based on a survey of 3,000 crime victims in The Bahamas, […]

IDB launches series on crime and violence in Caribbean countries

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From Daily Herald SK WASHINGTON, DC–The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says it is launching a series of technical notes on crime and violence in four Caribbean Community Caricom countries. It said that the series titled “Crime and Violence in the Caribbean” will look at the situation in the Bahamas, Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago. […]