Wednesday, January 10th 2018 The ‘Caribbean Financial Action Task Force’ (CFATF) releases statement from ‘University of the West Indies’ Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, concerning the European Union’s Blacklisting of CARICOM Financial Centre’s. _____________________________________ Please see attached UWI STATEMENT for details.
Thursday, January 11th 2018 The ‘Caribbean Financial Action Task Force’ (CFATF) releases statement from CARICOM concerning the European Union’s List of NON-Cooperative Tax Jurisdictions. ——————————————————————- Please see attached CARICOM’S STATEMENT for details.
Deon PERKINS, a 41 year old resident from Union Road, Hatton was arrested by Officers of the Office of National Drug and Money Laundering Control Policy (ONDCP), on Wednesday 3 January, 2018 after a successful drug interdiction on Sir George Walter Highway. As previously indicated, Two hundred and eighty- six (286) bricks of Cocaine with […]
On Wednesday January 3, 2018, ONDCP officers conducted a successful drug interdiction on the Sir George Walter Highway during which, a large quantity of cocaine was seized. A total of 286 bricks of Cocaine with a combined weight of 336.40 kilograms or (740.8lbs) was found. The drug carries an estimated wholesale value of Eleven Million […]
ONDCP WISHES TO ADVISE THE GENERAL PUBLIC OF THE FOLLOWING: ————————————————————- AML/CFT DEFICIENCY ADVISORY – DECEMBER 12th, 2017
On Friday 10th November, 2017, the ONDCP conducted a successful drug interdiction operation in the Parham area during which a quantity of Cannabis and Cash, (US and Eastern Caribbean currency) were retrieved. The Cannabis weighs a total of 229lbs 1oz and carries an estimated wholesale value of Nine Hundred and Sixteen Thousand, Two Hundred and […]
ONDCP WISHES TO ADVISE THE GENERAL PUBLIC OF THE FOLLOWING: _______________________________________________ FATF PUBLIC STATEMENT – ADVISORY – 20 AUGUST 2017
COURT OF APPEAL UPHOLDS THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF THE CIVIL FORFEITURE REGIME IN ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA.September 12, 2017
The Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court has upheld the Constitutionality of Antigua and Barbuda’s civil forfeiture regime, which provides for the forfeiting of the proceeds and instrumentalities of crime without the need for a criminal conviction. The appeal was brought by Ahmed Williams after a forfeiture order was made by Justice […]
Following investigations after conducting 3 successful operations on Friday, 23rd June 2017 and Saturday 24th June, 2017, the Office of National Drug and Money Laundering Control Policy (ONDCP) has laid charges against four of the six individuals detained during the course of it’s operations. 40-year-old Sydney Norville of St. Vincent, and 33-year-old Camara Swift of […]