Saint Lucia police made 26 new arrests for curfew violations in the past week.
The disclosure came Wednesday from police spokeswoman, Anne Joseph, during an appearance on the National Television Network (NTN).
Joseph explained that in the past two weeks a total of 56 arrests for curfew violations were made.
She said a male who was previously charged for breaking the curfew was arrested again in the Cap Estate area.
According to the police spokeswoman, this time the man was held for breaking into a vehicle and escaping with a quantity of cash and personal items.
He is currently detained at the Gros Islet police station.