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November 24th, 2017
Franklin E. Penn Jr & 11-y-old Trinity A. Thomas are murder victims

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- More details are emerging on the heinous murder of two Virgin Islands (VI) residents on the western end of Tortola on Wednesday November 22, 2017.

November 10th, 2017
Police Arrest Blotter

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The following is the arrest blotter from the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) from October 30 to November 6, 2017 .

November 5th, 2017
Vicardo 'Scar' Farrell charged with murder of Devern 'Snoopy' Stanley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Members of the Serious Crime Investigation team on Saturday, November 4, 2017 arrested and charged 27 year old Vicardo Farrell aka Scar of Major Bay for the murder of Devern Stanley aka Snoopy. Devern family reported him missing on June 5, 2016, then eight days shy of him being missing for over two months, his body was discovered in Rouges Bay.

October 3rd, 2017
Norbert Wheatley aka 'Fix it' missing; Ceasar murder probe continues

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Police are seeking public assistance into a missing person report originally publicised by the family of Norbert Wheatley known as 'Fix it'.

August 27th, 2017
Police identify USVI men murdered in Friday shootings

VI CONSORTIUM

CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI - Police on Saturday August 26, 2017 revealed the identities of two men murdered in separate shooting incidents Friday August 25, 2017 on St Croix. The deceased victim of the first incident, which occurred in Old Fredensborg near the Kingshill Cemetery and adjacent to the Alfredo Andrews Elementary School, has been identified as 24-year-old Jensen Esptan.

June 26th, 2017
Dr Sylvia M. Simmonds ‘not surprised’ @ recent domestic violence murder

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Family Support Network (FSN) is appealing to women and men who are experiencing especially physical domestic violence to waste no time in getting help as it is the fear that more lives will be lost at the hands of abusers.

June 23rd, 2017
USVI bill seeks to ease punishment for juveniles who commit murder

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI— A bill sponsored by US Virgin Islands (USVI) Senator Sammuel Sanes that is seeking to add new language to a current law regarding juveniles who commit murder, sparked passionate debate between opponents and proponents of the measure during a Rules Committee hearing on Thursday, June 22, 2017 among them testifiers and senators alike, arguing for and against the changes.

June 22nd, 2017
UPDATE: Arrest made in relation to latest murder in East End

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- At least one person has been arrested in relation to the murder of David Springette aka ‘Mooney’.
Springette was shot and killed in Fat Hogs Bay on June 21, 2017, bringing the number of homicide in the Virgin Islands to a record 7 in 6 months.

June 17th, 2017
UPDATE: Frankie's killer was after Jeffery Quigley' s cash & jewellery- Court

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Allegations presented in the Magistrates Court on June 16, 2017 before Magistrate Vareen Vanterpool suggest that the man wanted for the murder of Frankie J. Fahie was after the $2,000 cash, $3,000 gold chain and a watch belonging to Mr Jeffery Quigley, who was a patron at Fahie Boy Bar/FB bar in Long Look, Tortola on that fateful night in January 2017.

June 11th, 2017
UPDATE: Lennox F. Da Silva charged for murder of wife

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI– Police today, June 11, 2017 officially charged Lennox Franklyn Da Silva aka 'Ocho', 52, of Greenland, on the main island of Tortola, with murder in relation to the death of his wife.

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