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Village Councils intervention in family violence crucial as percentage of abuses increase

3 August, 2017 - 9:05 pm in Community, Government, Health, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 02 AUGUST 2017:  Village councils will soon intervene and decide the fate of those committing violence within any family if Cabinet endorses the recommendations of a Family Safety Study Report 2017 launched…

Commission recommends two senior police officers be terminated

26 July, 2017 - 5:07 pm in Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 27 JULY 2017: The Cabinet appointed Commission of Inquiry into the conduct of two senior police officers has recommended…

Witness says driver was speeding and crashed into a bus killing one person

25 July, 2017 - 5:49 pm in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Traffic

  Images from the accident at Puipa'a 11 March 2017 By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 25 JULY 2017:  A witness in the ongoing trial against…

Police stops burial of man who set himself of fire

24 July, 2017 - 2:22 pm in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  By Natu Samuelu-Tafunai APIA, SAMOA – MONDAY 24 JULY 2017:  Police have intervened in a family’s preparation to bury a relative who allegedly died when he set himself on fire. The police spokesperson, Superintendent Sala’a Sale Sala’a said…

Mother and step-son face incest charges

24 July, 2017 - 1:54 pm in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  Police spokesman, Superintendent Sala'a Sale Sala'a By Natu Samuelu-Tafunai APIA, SAMOA – MONDAY 24 JULY 2017: A 26 year old mother and her 18 year old step son are in police custody awaiting their appearance in court this week to answer to the charge…