John F. Kennedy Terrace in Golden Rock CHRISTIANSTED – A woman at John F. Kennedy Terrace was struck in the face and her mobile phone stolen after midnight Saturday by a man she knew, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police on patrol
CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Virgin Islands ranks No. 2 in the country for public corruption, according to the latest report from the Center For Public Integrity. Only the District of Columbia had more convictions per year at 66.9 per year, while the territory was second with 46.9 per year followed
MIAMI – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers arrested 314 criminal aliens last month in an enforcement action targeting individuals who pose a threat to public safety. ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers made the arrests across the state of Florida, including many illegal migrants from the Caribbean.
CHRISTIANSTED – A 25-year-old man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to threatening to injure someone over social media, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Kamoui “Turtle” Francis of Commandant Gade pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on St. Croix to charges of transmission of threat to injure, U.S. Attorney
CHRISTIANSTED – A federal judge sentenced a 25-year-old Grove Place man to less than half a year in prison and a $500 fine for having a mobile phone in his prison cell, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. U.S. District Court Chief Judge Wilma Lewis on Wednesday sentenced Shevron Percival of
Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Velez SAN JUAN – The Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) dismantled a drug trafficking organization responsible for the transportation of multi-kilogram quantities of cocaine and drug money between Puerto Rico and the mainland United States, according to U.S. Attorney Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Velez. The Drug Enforcement Administration
Please try to identify this man FREDERIKSTED – The police detective assigned to the animal aruelty case where a chicken was videotaped while being set a fire is seeking the assistance of the St. Croix community to solve the case, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. On September 28,
The road near Brewers Bay beach CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A male Hispanic man in his late 20’s or mid 30’s was found shot to death early this morning on Black Point Hill, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police were sent to Black Point Hill at 8:05 a.m.
CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A far-reaching, three-year FBI investigation brought operatives of a drug-peddling Mexican cartel into New England to talk business with undercover agents in Boston, St. Thomas and New Hampshire. There is video of the secretly-recorded meetings, showing new insight into the international investigation that led to the indictment
SAN JUAN – Seven men and two women have been indicted for their alleged participation in a conspiracy to commit bank fraud, bank fraud, access devices fraud and aggravated identity theft, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Puerto Rico. The U.S. Secret Service is in charge of the investigation,