Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

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CCC Extends Licenses, Grants Work Permits

The V.I. Casino Control Commission on Friday extended for one year the license of Divi Carina Bay Casino and extended for six months VIGL Operations’ temporary operating certificate.

2016-10-21 21:42:28
Off-Island Profile: Jabari Blash on St. Thomas after MLB Season

Major League baseball player Jabari Blash has come a long way from the days when he was picking mangoes and genips by the side of the road in Bordeaux on St. Thomas.

2016-10-21 21:38:59
Firefighters Visit Antilles Kids and Bring Fire Engines

Toddlers, ELC (Pre-K through K) students and first grade classes from the Antilles School celebrated Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 9-14, on Wednesday with a visit from Virgin Islands Fire Services officials.

2016-10-20 11:30:14
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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing. 

Read entire articleOct 23 2016 - 12:00pm
St. Thomas Man Charged with Forgery

The Economic Crime Unit of the V.I. Police Department on Thursday arrested 42-year-old Ashio Rojas after being charged with embezzling $13,979 from Guardian Insurance Co.

Read entire articleOct 14 2016 - 9:47pm
Man Injured in Exchange of Gunfire

A man arriving at home Wednesday night was injured when shots were fired at him, the V.I. Police Department reported. Ten minutes later, another gunshot victim arrived at Schneider Regional Medical Center.

Read entire articleOct 13 2016 - 10:31pm
Gunman Robs Man in Early Morning Incident

A man was robbed at gunpoint, abducted and beaten at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday in Red Hook, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleOct 13 2016 - 10:30pm
Man Charged with Domestic Violence Assault

Christopher Gagnon was arrested Thursday by the V.I. Police Department and charged with third-degree assault/domestic violence in connection with an incident that occurred Sept. 29, the police reported.

Read entire articleOct 7 2016 - 10:20pm
Michigan Woman Sentenced for Drug Trafficking

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Thursday sentenced Deangelia D. Quintana, 30, of Flint, Mich., to six months in prison for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

Read entire articleOct 7 2016 - 10:16pm
Jury Convicts Castillo of Drug Charges, Illegal Entry

A 44-year-old Dominican national was convicted Tuesday of a conspiracy to possess a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession with intent to deliver and illegal entry.

Read entire articleOct 4 2016 - 11:12pm
Man Charged with Possessing Unlicensed Firearm

Raijah Raheem Royer, 22, was arrested Monday night and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, according to the V.I. Police Department.

Read entire articleSep 27 2016 - 10:35pm
Suspect Arrest, Charged in 2013 Jewelry Theft

Shaquielle Correa, 21, was arrested by the V.I. Police Department Thursday and charged in the 2013 robbery of the Gems and Gold Corner in Drake's Passage. 

Read entire articleSep 24 2016 - 10:11pm
Police Arrest Frenchtown Assault Suspect

Martin Paul Frederick, 48, was arrested at about 4:30 p.m. Monday after he was identified by witnesses and the victim as the individual who assaulted the victim in Frenchtown.

Read entire articleSep 21 2016 - 10:15pm