PROSPECT REEF, Tortola, VI - The two men, Osrick DaSilva and Antonio Joseph Caines, who were held for failing to declare a large sum of monies on August 16, 2013 had the case against them dismissed yesterday October 30, 2014 by Magistrate Dr Velon L. John when they appeared for decision at the Prospect Reef Magistrate’s Court.
PROSPECT REEF, Tortola, VI - The two interdicted police officers Wendell Anthony and Marvin Robinson who were found guilty on October 8, 2014 by Magistrate Dr. Velon L. John for beating 18 year old Brandon George back in 2012 were today October 30, 2014 each fined $2k at the Prospect Reef Magistrate's Court.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – In the face of the law at all levels a man is innocent until proven guilty and being behind bars for over two years for a crime that one would have maintained his innocence from the get go feels like injustice. This was the case of Jomo Jack who was implicated in a major drug bust by the Royal Virgin Island Police Force (RVIPF).
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “Magistrate [Dr. Velon L. John] did not grant my client bail on his own recognizance as compared to the other defendants who were granted a $1K bail with signed surety. This is clear embellishment and disingenuous on the crown,” said Attorney at Law Mr Stephen R. Daniels.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Yesterday October 27, 2014 when confessed burglar Jeremy Williams appeared before Magistrate Ayana Baptiste-DaBreo he provoked the Magistrate to the point of her threatening to throw him out of her court room.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – While they were granted bail on October 24, 2014 it was only today October 27, 2014 that Jomo Jack, Gerry Freeman and Hugh Erickson were seen by the news site leaving the Magistrate’s Court exercising their bail liberties.
MOUNT HEALTHY, Tortola, VI – Shortly after the lifeless body of 16 year old Chadil Parson was discovered in his Mount Healthy home yesterday afternoon October 26, 2014, an older brother of Parson Mr Avery A. Malone confirmed that he was found hanging and the family suspected suicide.