Tag Archives: mental disorder

  1. The Criminal Charges ‘One Caribbean Media’ sought, but were barred from…

    Members of the Criminal Investigation Department from District ‘A’ Police Station, arrested and formally charged Dwayne Omar Gittens, 35 years, of No Fixed Place of Abode with two counts of murder. He is charged as follows: 1. That he on the 22nd day of June within the jurisdiction of the Magistrate of District ‘A’ murdered […]

    June 29, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  2. Newspaper photographer murdered in Line of Duty

    On Monday 22nd of June 2020, at approximately 11:00 am, Police at the Hastings/Worthing Police Station received a report of a suspected unnatural death on the compound of the old Bishops Court residence located at Bishops Court Hill, St. Michael. These discoveries triggered the start of an unnatural death investigation that resulted in the scene […]

    June 23, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments

    Digicel showed its appreciation to hundreds of families, volunteers and Local Organising Committees from 23 countries in a celebration event in Los Angeles, California at the Westin Bonavenure Hotel on Friday, July 24. The dinner, held on the picturesque rooftop of the hotel was held to acknowledge the tremendous effort made by their guests over […]

    July 26, 2015Featured, OlympicsNo comments
  4. ‘The Perfect Guy’ – Sanaa Lathan, Morris Chestnut & Michael Ealy

    After a painful breakup, successful lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) jumps into a passionate relationship with a charming stranger (Michael Ealy). When her ex-boyfriend (Morris Chestnut) resurfaces in her life she has to figure out who she should trust and who she should fear.

    June 17, 2015Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. ‘Bound to Vengeance’ – Bianca Malinowski, Tina Ivlev & Richard Tyson

    A young girl, chained in the basement of a sexual predator, escapes and turns the tables on her captor.

    June 14, 2015Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Mental Ill health reporting & the recent German air disaster

    Dear Editors: I write as a mental health advocate, the only declared user of mental health services who sits on the National Mental Health Commission of Barbados. And I write to ask for media personnel to re-examine their policies on reports that involve the mental health history of individuals who are associated with disasters. I […]

    April 8, 2015Featured, HealthNo comments

    The public’s assistance is being sought in locating a missing elderly woman. Missing is Beatrice Barbara Branch 81 years, of Bowbells Avenue, Atlantic Shores, Christ Church. She was last seen on Tuesday December 30th 2014, walking barefooted along Light House Road, Atlantic Shores. At the time she was wearing a blue blouse, blue or lilac […]

    January 1, 2015CrimeNo comments
  8. “Still Alice” (2015) – Julianne Moore, Kate Bosworth Drama HD

    Alice Howland is a linguistics professor at Columbia, happily married to John with three children; Anna, Tom and Lydia. Soon after her fortieth birthday she begins experiencing memory loss symptoms, forgetting words of difficult concepts. Alice sees a neurologist and gets an MRI and blood checks which come back fine. But her subsequent CAT scan […]

    December 17, 2014Cinema, Health, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. “THE SCRIBBLER” (Sci-Fi Thriller: Sasha Grey -2014)

    THE SCRIBBLER follows Suki (Katie Cassidy), a young woman confronting her destructive mental illness using “The Siamese Burn,” an experimental machine designed to eliminate multiple personalities. The closer Suki comes to being “cured,” she’s haunted by a thought… what if the last unwanted identity turns out to be her?

    September 24, 2014Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  10. Aggravated Burglary at RBC: As Police Commissioner tells Media how Crime is down 16%

    Police formally charged Shaquon John “Mental Patient” José Cave 25 years of Flagstaff Road, St. Michael for the offence of Aggravated Burglary which occurred on the 29th day of August 2014 at the Royal Bank of Canada (Barbados) Limited {RBC} located at University Drive, Black Rock, St. Michael. “Mental Patient” made an appearance at the […]

    September 1, 2014Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  11. Persons charged with attacking & obstructing Constables

    Police have arrested and formally charged the following persons in relation to the incident with occurred at Wilkinson Road, Richmond Gap, Black Rock, St. Michael on July 9th, 2014 where two Police Officers in pursuit of a suspect were attacked . They are: 1. Charmaine Sharon Marshall-Greene, 42 years of Wilkinson Road, Richmond Gap; She […]

    July 15, 2014CrimeNo comments
  12. The Schoolhouse in Upton is hosting an Open House on Friday, June 20th

    The Schoolhouse for Special Needs (SHFSN) is located in the heart of St. Michael at “Winsome Cottage”, Upton, approximately 5 km from Bridgetown. SHFSN started in January 2006 with a modest group of three students and received the Ministry of Education’s endorsement on September 2nd, 2008. They provide quality specialized individual programs for children from […]

    June 19, 2014EducationNo comments
  13. ‘Frankie & Alice’ – Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgård & Phylicia Rashad

    A drama centered on a young woman with multiple personality disorder who struggles to remain her true self and not give in to her racist alter-personality.

    February 19, 2014Cinema, Health, Video GalleryNo comments