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April 23rd, 2017
Shooting outside USVI nightclub leaves one dead, another injured


CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI— A man died shortly after 4:00 AM this morning, while another was being treated for his wounds, after both of them were shot outside the Arian’s Entertainment Center in Subbase, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Commissioner Delroy Richards confirmed to The Consortium this morning, April 23, 2017.

April 18th, 2017
Man arrested & released in Jefferson Joseph's murder

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI Word reaching our newsroom from senior sources within the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force is that a local male was today April 18, 2017 held by police as part of ongoing investigations into the shooting death of Jefferson Joseph.

April 16th, 2017
UPDATE: Shooting victim identified as Jefferson Joseph

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- The man who died in a hail of bullets this morning April 16, 2017 near the CSY Dock in Baughers Bay, on the main island of Tortola, has been identified as Jefferson Joseph.

March 29th, 2017
USVI Police release names of teens in McDonald’s robbery


CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, VI— The US] Virgin Islands Police Department (V.I.P.D.) has revealed the names of two of the three teens involved in the deadly hostage and robbery incident that occurred at the McDonald’s restaurant in the Lockhart Gardens Shopping Center, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) on Saturday night, March 25, 2017.

March 28th, 2017
UPDATE: Slain suspect in STT McDonald’s robbery was a minor- VIPD


CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — St Thomas-St John District Police Chief, Jason Marsh, said during a press briefing on Monday, March 27, 2017 that the suspect that was shot by police during the McDonald’s robbery and hostage incident on St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (UVI) Saturday night, March 25, 2017 was a minor, as well as one of the two surviving suspects.

March 13th, 2017
USVI Police release name of minor shot to death on St Croix


FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- — The [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) has released the name of a minor who was shot to death outside the cockpit in Estate Glynn, St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI) on Saturday night, March 11, 2017.

March 11th, 2017
UPDATE: Ashburn A. Dawson is man shot to death in Road Town

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Our newsroom can now confirm that immediate family members have been adequately notified of the fatal shooting last night, March 10, 2017.

March 6th, 2017
Man shot dead on St Croix


FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI — A man was shot dead just after 8:00 PM on Sunday March 5, 2017 in Estate Profit, St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI) an officer on the scene confirmed to The Consortium last night. The incident shocked bystanders as well as family members, some who had arrived following the shooting.

February 24th, 2017
Kani Hazel charged for allegedly shooting Tereim Grant

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In the case of Kani Hazel vs Tereim Grant on February 23, 2017, the Magistrate's Court heard how a mother rushed to the rescue of her son who was shot and eventually collapsed before her eyes.

February 12th, 2017
USVI men accused of shooting @ family, including children, jailed


FREDERIKSTED, St Croix— Two of three men accused of shooting at a woman, her boyfriend and the woman’s children who were riding bicycles while the family gathered outside their apartment in the Marley Housing Community in St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI), were arrested, charged and jailed, [US] Virgin Islands Police Force (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte announced Saturday, February 11, 2017.


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