Four Puerto Rico Narcotics Division Police Indicted On Federal Charges That They Stole Five Kilos Of Cocaine From Drug Dealer … And Then Sold Them For Profit
FBI agents escort police officers and prison guards arrested in a major anti-corruption operation across the U.S. commonwealth to the Puerto Rico Federal Court Building in San Juan, October 6, 2010. (REUTERS/Ana Martinez) SAN JUAN — Four former or current Puerto Rico police officers have been indicted on allegations they
L.A. Woman Okeyonna Njoka Gets Eight Months In Prison For Bringing 13 Pounds Of Marijuana To The Territory
EIGHT MONTHS: A federal judge didn’t give Okeyonna Njoka, 30, of Los Angeles enough time to go full term if she happens to get pregnant in prison. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A California woman will serve less than a year in prison for admitting to bringing at least 13 pounds of
Former de Jongh Labor Commissioner Albert Bryan Jr. Being Investigated By The U.S. Department of Justice For Alleged Links To Missing $2 Million From REAL ID Program
UNDER CLOSE SCRUTINY FOR PAST DEALINGS: Former V.I. Labor Commissioner Albert Bryan, Jr. who was a key component of the Gov. John P. de Jongh, Jr. Administration. CHRISTIANSTED — A prominent commissioner under former Gov. John P. de Jongh Jr. is being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice for
CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Marina at Yacht Haven Grande said today that it will serve as the official venue for the 2017 U.S.V.I. Charter Yacht Show in St. Thomas. Hosted by the Virgin Islands Professional Charter Association (VIPCA) from November 11 – 14, the show will feature at least 50 yachts available for charter
Feds Indict 27 People In Puerto Rico Allegedly Linked To Benito-Lopez Just Before FBI Raid On Police Narcotics Division
SAN JUAN – Some 27 people have been indicted by a grand jury leading up to the FBI raid of the narcotics division of the Puerto Rico Police Department yesterday, authorities said. FBI agents seized documents and electronic equipment Wednesday at the department in the north-coast town of Vega Baja.
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — All games for the Virgin Islands Paradise Jam will stream online at FloHoops.com. The announcement includes official tipoff times for all 16 games of the men’s and women’s tournaments at the 18th annual Paradise Jam, set for Nov. 17-25, at the University of the Virgin Islands. FloHoops
SAN JUAN — The FBI has raided the narcotics division of a local police department in Puerto Rico amid corruption allegations. Federal agents seized documents and electronic equipment Wednesday at the department in the north coast town of Vega Baja. FBI spokesman Carlos Osorio said the raid is part of
Coast Guard Rear Admiral Peter Brown: Captures Of Illegal Aliens With Criminal Records Have Gone Up In The USVI and PR
GUARDED MOMENT: U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Peter Brown (right) stands next to Florida Gov. Rick Scott. SAN JUAN — The number of apprehensions of migrants with criminal records trying to illegally re-enter the U.S. after being deported has increased in the region, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday.
SAN JUAN — The Arecibo radio telescope, the Puerto Rican observatory made even more famous for its part in the 1995 James Bond film Goldeneye, began receiving a mysterious signal May 12 during an observation of Ross 128, Business Insider Science reports. The so-called red dwarf star appeared to be the point of
Most of The Animals In Puerto Rico’s Zoo Were Seized From Drug Traffickers … But Many Are Dying Or Neglected Due To San Juan’s Economic Crunch
A monkey stares out from its enclosure at the Dr. Juan A. Rivero Zoo in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico Danica Coto/AP SAN JUAN — The economic crisis afflicting Puerto Rico for the last decade has also taken a toll on the island’s only zoo, with critics saying it is sorely understaffed and struggling