Know Your Laws
A production of the Press Office of the Royal St Lucia Police Force
THREATENING WORDS AND GESTURES According to section 543 and 544 of the Criminal Code of Saint Lucia 2008 543. THREATENING WORDS OR GESTURES A person who— (a) utters to or at any other person any threatening words or gestures or behavior; or (b) in any public way or public place, utters any threatening words to or concerning any other person, is liable on summary conviction to a fine of $1,000. 544. THREAT OF DEATH BY WRITING A person who by writing, threatens— (a) another person with death or grievous harm; (b) the commission of arson or any indictable offence under Part 1, …, is liable on summary conviction to imprisonment for 2 years.
The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force encourages the citizenry to read and study the laws which govern our society.