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DPNR Resumes Accepting Electrical Permits for Renewable Energy Systems

The V.I. Department Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) has resumed accepting electrical permits for renewable energy systems including those for…

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Police Commissioner Rodney F. Querrard Sr. discusses the Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, homicide of Keithroy Caines at Oswald Harris Housing Court.

 
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Crowley Offers Holiday Shipping Tips for Caribbean Residents, Businesses

For residents and businesses in the Caribbean, shopping for the holidays can present the challenge of getting purchases home in time for the festivities. Crowley Maritime Corp.’s shipping and logistics services pick up where retailers leave off.

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2014-11-25 16:43:11
PSC Suspends Portion of LEAC Pegged for WAPA Consultant

Fireworks erupted at Monday night’s PSC meeting, as WAPA officials found themselves faced with the possible elimination of the entire rate financing mechanism (RFM) used to cover the cost of maintenance.

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2014-11-24 22:58:42
Crucian Christmas Starts this Week!

Launching the Christmas season on the big island, St. Croix's storied carnival troupes will strut their stuff at noon Thanksgiving Day for a "Carnival Meets the Runway Troupe Launching."

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2014-11-24 22:43:21
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Homicides 2014

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics 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 articleNov 17 2014 - 5:14pm
Police Investigate Two Robberies

The Virgin Islands Police are investigating a pair of robberies that took place Tuesday, one on St. Thomas and one on St. John.

Read entire articleNov 13 2014 - 12:13am
Joseph Robert Jr. Arrested in Cruz Bay on Gun Charges

Joseph Robert Jr. was arrested Thursday after a fight at Cap’s Place bar in Cruz Bay, Police Department spokesman Melody Rames said. He was charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Read entire articleOct 16 2014 - 10:52pm
St. Thomas Man Charged with Robbery and Assault

Police on St. Thomas arrested 34-year-old Hakim Brooks, charging him with first-degree robbery, third-degree assault and grand larceny.

Read entire articleSep 24 2014 - 6:47pm
Father and Son Charged with February Assault

Father and son Allynford Fleming and Sha’mall Fleming were arrested and charged with third degree assault and other charges seven months after an incident in which the two allegedly beat a man.

Read entire articleSep 24 2014 - 6:41pm
Holiday Crackdown Nets DUI Arrests

Traffic Enforcement officers in the U.S. Virgin Islands conducted a Labor Day weekend traffic crackdown, resulting in seven arrests on St. Thomas of people allegedly driving under the influence.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 10:53pm
Wilkins Charged with Threatening Wife

Leon Alphonso Wilkins was arrested Tuesday and held without bail after allegedly assaulting his wife, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 10:47pm
Police Arrest Man on Firearm Charges

Police on St. Thomas arrested 31-year-old Jace Clendinen on a public street in the Smith Bay area Monday, charging him with possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 10:45pm
Man Injured by Gunshot Near Altona Bar

A 39-year-old St. Thomas man was injured by gunshot about 10 p.m. Saturday near a bar in the Altona area, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleSep 2 2014 - 9:50pm
Three Sentenced to 10 Years Each for Robbery with Firearms

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced three St. Croix men to 10 years in prison each for their roles in two armed robberies that took place in January 2013.

Read entire articleAug 20 2014 - 11:35pm