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The Alexander Farrelly Criminal Justice Complex on St. Thomas.

Judge Upholds Murder Charges in 2005 STT Homicide

Fifteen years after a St. Thomas businessman was found dead in his home with a knife in his neck, and four years since police dug into a cold-case murder investigation, a Superior Court judge upheld the leading charges in the death of Egbert Stuart.

V.I. Judicial Branch Extends Modified Court Operations

The Office of the Clerk of the Supreme Court and the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court shall remain open for the acceptance of pro se or other emergency filings.
A Virgin Islands Police Department vehicle sits parked in front of the V.I.P.D. (Source file photo by Bethaney Lee)

STJ Woman Charged with Domestic False Imprisonment

Police on Monday arrested 63-year-old Carmen H. Martie of Estate Pastory and charged her with false imprisonment/domestic violence.
VIPD patrol car. (Linda Morland photo)

Man Treated for Gunshot Wound in Gallows Bay Incident

A man was treated on Sunday at the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital for a gunshot wound he received in an incident involving four masked gunmen in Gallows Bay, the V.I. Police Department reported.

V.I. Medicaid Supervisor Charged With Embezzling Medicaid Funds

V.I. Department of Justice special agents arrested Kathleen Gussie, on Jan. 15, charging her with several counts of Medicaid Program fraud.

Two VIPD Officers Charged in Miami Drug Smuggling Case

Two Virgin Islands Police officers – Teshawn Adams and Shakim Mike – were among a group of men charged in connection with an alleged drug smuggling scheme that investigators said began on St. Thomas.

Police Announce a Suspect Arrested in Gallows Bay Homicide

Officials of the V.I. Police Department announced at a news conference Friday afternoon that they had arrested 23 year-old Rajah Caul and charged him with the Jan. 12 murder of Michael Cruz.

Body Found in Christiansted Harbor

The body of a white male was found floating in Christiansted Harbor Thursday night. The identity of the dead person was withheld pending the notification of next of kin.

STT Man Pleads Guilty to Marijuana Possession

Trevon Richards, 31, of St. Thomas, appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller Wednesday and entered a guilty plea to one count charging him...
A Virgin Islands Police Department vehicle sits parked in front of the V.I.P.D. (Source photo by Bethaney Lee)

Homicides 2021

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2020 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island.





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