I can't believe someone like Police Commissioner Franz Christian would minimize the crime problems of the Virgin Islands by putting out low crime numbers to put the people at ease. I lived and worked in the Virgin Islands for 6 months and I wouldn't recommend anyone go there for a vacation or work. Here is a suggestion for the police commissioner: In order to solve the crime problem, you have to admit that one exists! And it does!
ADMIT IT: CRIME EXISTS IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS
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