Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD)
MID-ISLAND ST. CROIX — The Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) said that effective at 7:00 p.m., Thursday April 19, 2018 the Ann Schrader Command (Zone A) at Estate La Reine, Kingshill will close to complete repairs to the building. “The building is experiencing a major sewage and plumbing problem which
St. Thomas Man Rehelio Trant With History Of Brandishing Guns … Faces 10 Years In Prison After Conviction
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — After a two-day trial, a federal jury found a St. Thomas man guilty of illegal gun charges. Rehelio Trant, 39, of Estate Contant, is guilty of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C. F. Shappert said. Trant faces a maximum sentence of
MISSING MAN: MITCHEL MICHAEL,80, OF ST. LUCIA FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Police Department is asking for the community’s help as officers continue to search for a missing person Mitchel Michael, 80, a native of St.Lucia. Michael is a black man with brown eyes, a dark complexion and a bald
ARRESTED: Bureau of Corrections officer Darren Giddings, 35, by the VIPD on Thursday. FREDERIKSTED –– A St. Croix prison guard has been arrested at Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility and charged in relation to introducing drugs into the prison, authorities said today. Police said Darren Giddings, 35, a Bureau of
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A fight between two men led to the discovery of an illegal gun earlier this month, a police source said. Six days ago, at about 7:58 a.m. on April 5, patrol officers along with officers of the Special Operation Bureau and the Investigation Bureau were dispatched to
FREDERIKSTED — The brother of a Virgin Islands Police Department officer drowned while swimming near the Frederiksted Pier 0n St. Croix, authorities said. At about 2 p.m., a passerby flagged down a police officer walking on Strand Street and alerted him that someone was calling for help on the pier.
MID-ISLAND — A St. Croix woman is dead and an Indiana woman is in jail after a two-car collision on the Queen Mary Highway on Thursday night. On Thursday April 6, 2018 at about 8:19 p.m., a red Toyota Celica traveling eastbound on the Queen Mary Highway vicinity of the St
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — If it had been a student doing the rape, at least there would not have been a security breach. But UVI President David Hall admitted today that someone from outside the university got into a dorm room and raped a teen-age student. There was a security breach.
FREDERIKSTED — A young bearded dead man who police investigators could not identify has been identified by his mother on St. Croix. Robert Bascus, 23, was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds in Estate Hogensborg about 12:42 p.m. Thursday. Police had asked for the public’s help in identifying Bascus by
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A man riding a bicycle died when the bike he was riding collided with a vehicle early Sunday, according to police sources. Curtis Brathwaite, no age given, died at Schneider Regional Medical Center about 4 a.m. Sunday. The driver of the vehicle that killed Brathwaite, Deron Casmir,