St. Croix News
VIPD Puts Out All Points Bulletin On Samuel ‘Ghost’ Roberts … Wanted For Murder … Considered Armed And Dangerous
WANTED: SAMUEL ‘GHOST” ROBERTS [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — Police said tonight that they were looking for 19-year-old St. Croix man who is wanted for murder. The Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) said that it wanted to speak to Samuel “Ghost” Roberts of Frederiksted in connection to a killing that they
[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches on St. Thomas failed water quality testing done by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) this week and are not considered safe to swim or fish in. DPNR said this afternoon that Magen’s Bay Beach and John Brewers Bay beaches in St.
CAPTAIN MORGAN: Rum distillery on St. Croix [ad name=”HTML-68″] SAN JUAN — Puerto Rico’s cash-strapped government has been losing money through a rebate it gives its rum companies to compete with Virgin Islands distillers, while the rum companies are enjoying an unprecedented cash windfall from it, according to a new
SURROUNDED BY INCOMPETENTS: Gov. Kenneth Mapp: “I know it’s too little, too late. But what do I care? The taxpayers are paying ALL of my bills for the next two years! [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Gov. Kenneth Mapp submitted to Senate President Myron Jackson the proposed bill known as
Days After The Wall Street Journal and Forbes Magazine Said The Territory Is On The Brink Of Financial Collapse, Mapp Says Everything Is Fine
STATE OF SHOCK: Mapp paints a rosy picture of the territory’s economic prospects in his third State of the Territory address last night. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Government of the Virgin Islands has cut spending, made its operations more efficient and created conditions allowing for significant economic growth
G.O.P. Leadership Critical Of Mapp’s ‘Plans’ For The Territory’s Future After Rosy State of the Territory Address
G.O.P. State chairman John Canegata [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED — Responding to the state of the territory address by Gov. Kenneth Mapp, Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands Chairman John Canegata issued the following statement: “For too long the only answer has been to raise taxes and increase spending.
BAD BEACH WARNING: Buccaneer Hotel on St. Croix [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — Three beaches on St. Croix and one in St. Thomas failed water quality testing done by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) this week and are not considered safe to swim or fish in. DPNR said today
Cuthbert Desouza, Wanted Since Mid-Month For Allegedly Breaking His Girlfriend’s Arm With A Pickax Handle, Is Arrested By The VIPD
ARRESTED: Cuthbert Desouza [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — On January 24, 2017, at 11:30a.m. 47-year-old Cuthbert Desouza was arrested for third-degree assault, police said. On January 14, 2017 Cuthbert Desouza assaulted his girlfriend with a pickax handle, breaking her arm in the process, according to the Virgin Islands Police
ARRESTED: Charles Richards [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED — On January 22, 2017, at approximately 3:50 a.m. Officers were on mobile patrol on Northside Road (Miracle Mile Golden Rock), while traveling officers noticed a vehicle stopped on the side of the road in the vicinity of the U.S. District Court.
MAPP: “I got mines paid up front. What about you? I don’t need no stinkin’ GERS!” [ad name=”HTML-68″] NEW YORK — In a scathing report in its “Debtwire” column, Forbes Magazine said on Monday that the territory risks “capsizing” under its current debt load. The only difference between the U.S.