Posts Tagged

U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Justice (VIDOJ)

At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsSuperior Court News

KINGSHILL — After seven years and one hung jury, former police sergeant Ronald Hatcher will not be re-tried on voluntary manslaughter charges in the 2013 shooting death of a Christiansted man. At a status conference today in Superior Court to determine a trial date, Superior Court Judge Jomo Meade asked

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsSuperior Court News

CHRISTIANSTED — Attorney General Denise George announced Monday that the Virgin Islands Department of Justice has arrested a man who misrepresented himself as a licensed contractor to perform work repairs to the homes of five St. Croix families. V.I. Department of Justice Special Agent, Leonardo Carrion, Sr. conducted a fraud

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsConsumer NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsSuperior Court News

CHRISTIANSTED — Attorney General Denise George said tonight that the Virgin Islands Department of Justice (VIDOJ) arrested a St. Croix resident who misrepresented himself as a licensed contractor to perform work repairs to a someone’s home. V.I. Department of Justice Special Agent Gisselle Quinones conducted a fraud investigation and executed

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas NewsSuperior Court NewsTerritorial Affairs

NEW YORK — A lawyer for Jeffrey Epstein’s estate on Tuesday blamed the attorney general of the U.S. Virgin Islands for its inability to begin payouts to victims of the late financier’s sexual abuse. At a hearing in federal court in Manhattan, the lawyer Bennet Moskowitz said Virgin Islands Attorney

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Thomas NewsSuperior Court News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The U.S. Virgin Islands opened up a new and explosive front in the battle over Jeffery Epstein’s $600 million estate last week when it included one of the sex offender’s companies, Southern Trust, as a co-defendant in the case. With that late amendment, the attorney general’s office

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsSuperior Court News

CHRISTIANSTED — Attorney General Denise George announced that a St. Croix Superior Court jury found Kenson Barley guilty of first-degree unlawful sexual contact stemming from his sexual assault of a nine-year-old girl in St. Croix. Barley, 45, of Estate Glynn, now faces up to 15 years in prison. Virgin Islands

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas NewsSuperior Court NewsTerritorial Affairs

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Jeffrey Epstein’s estate was sued today by the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Justice which claimed that the late convicted sex offender raped and trafficked in dozens of young women and girls on a private island he owned in the territory. Attorney General for the U.S. Virgin

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsHumanitarian NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Staff of the Virgin Islands Department of Justice demonstrated the spirit of giving this holiday season by donating to the less fortunate in our community. Virgin Islands Attorney General Denise George said she is pleased to announce that the Department has adopted two families for the holiday

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsSuperior Court News

CHRISTIANSTED — Attorney General Denise George announced that Augustus Abraham “Gus” Martin was arraigned today in the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands on the formal criminal charges filed by the Attorney General against him in the death of Jeremie Ed St. Rose on November 10. In the early morning

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Thomas NewsSuperior Court News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — St. Thomas jurors took less than a day to find three former Schneider Hospital executives guilty of 44 criminal charges, including racketeering and embezzlement of more than $3 million. In the long-awaited retrial of Rodney Miller, Sr., Amos Carty, Jr. and Peter Najawicz were found guilty of

Read More