Hanover Police Promising More Aggressive Crime Fight in 2019


The Hanover Police are warning that they’ll be utilizing more aggressive crime-fighting measures this year.

Head of the Hanover Police, Superintendent Sharon Beeput, says the year did not start well as the parish has reportedly recorded at least four murders since January 1.

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Superintendent Beeput says the Police will not abuse the human rights of residents. But, she says they’ll be using tough measures that are necessary.

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Superintendent Beeput was addressing the Monthly general meeting of the Hanover Parish Council last week.


Stevian Simmonds is an investigative journalist with almost 3 years of experience in radio broadcasting, production and reporting. She graduated from Caribbean School of Media and Communication in 2014 and joined Nationwide News in 2016. In 2018, she produced a special report examining the working conditions of the Bussiness Process Outsourcing Industry. She worked undercover as a call center agent for a month, revealing the lack of data protection and general security infrastructure in the industry. Her report also highlighted the poor working conditions and remuneration faced by workers in the industry. In 2018, Stevian traveled to New Delhi India where she participated in the Inaugural WHO Partners Forum benefiting from critical training related to reporting on women’s and children’s health issues.