Government to implement strategy to address recent uptick in crime

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The Government will be implementing a 14-point strategy to address the crime situation in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

Prime Minister and Minister of National Security, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves however said at a Media conference on Thursday that this matter requires an all-nation approach.

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The Prime Minister said there will soon be an increase in penalties for persons with illegal firearms.

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