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Temporary Office Closures of VI SHIP/Medicare Scheduled

There will be a temporary office closure of the VI SHIP/Medicare St. Croix and St. Thomas offices from July 6…

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U.S. Marshals Put St. Croix Man on Most Wanted List

The U.S. Marshals Service has J’Wa Charlery, 19, of St. Croix to its "15 Most Wanted Fugitives" list as a suspect in a murder that took place in November in Richmond, Va.

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2015-07-03 00:30:04
The Bookworm: 'Twisted' Gets Pretty Tangled

Students of culture and people-watching readers will enjoy this book, I think, as will anyone who’s pondered a change of pace. Be aware, though, that it may take perseverance.

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2015-07-02 00:01:52
Are We Really Invested In Tourism?

Our wavering commitment to tourism has exposed us to risks and vulnerabilities, especially put in perspective of the Great Recession, the loss of EDC beneficiaries and the closing of HOVENSA.

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2015-07-01 22:56:01
News - Police — St. Thomas
Police Report Three Arrests Last Weekend

Three men – Ken Berry, Ralph Albion Gumbs Jr. and Phillip K. Bernier – were arrested over the weekend on St. Thomas, V.I. Police Department reported Monday.

Read entire articleJun 29 2015 - 10:49pm
Convicted Felon Charged with Possession of Firearm

Dwayne Fahie, 26, made his initial appearance in District Court on Thursday after his arrest and charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Read entire articleJun 25 2015 - 10:02pm
Homicides 2015

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.

Read entire articleJun 25 2015 - 10:30am
Police Charge Man with Unlicensed Firearm Possession

Michael “Rambo” Lewis of Water Bay was arrested Wednesday on St. Thomas and charged with three counts of possession of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleJun 24 2015 - 11:53pm
Police Report Five Arrests on St. Thomas

The V.I. Police Department on Thursday reported on five arrest from earlier in the week with charges ranging from burglary and assault to DUI and domestic violence.

Read entire articleJun 18 2015 - 9:43pm
Firearm Conviction Earns Man 22-Month Sentence

Jace R. Clendinen was sentenced Tuesday to 22 months in prison and three years of supervised release after being convicted of possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number.

Read entire articleMay 27 2015 - 10:57pm
St. Thomas Man Arrested on Warrant from December Robbery

Police on Tuesday arrested Caheem Ajane Johnson, 19, on a warrant issued by Magistrate Henry Carr in conjunction with a robbery incident that occurred on Dec. 15.

Read entire articleMay 21 2015 - 11:19pm
Estate Contant Man Charged with Possessing Unlicensed Firearm

Police arrested Miguel Alejandro Rosario of Estate Contant at 4:59 a.m. Sunday and charged him with possession of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleMay 19 2015 - 10:37pm
Police Arrest Driver of Overturned Car

The driver of a car that was shot and overturned April 1 in the Bergs Home area was arrested Friday and charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleMay 16 2015 - 6:11pm
Man Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute

Police on Friday arrested Ariel Benyehudah after officers responding to a report of gunfire discovered an indoor marijuana growing operation, according to the V.I. Police Department.

Read entire articleMay 10 2015 - 2:40pm