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February 28th, 2016
Bill on DNA tests after arrests heads to Gov Kenneth E. Mapp


CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — Receiving lauds from the full [US] Senate, a bill mandating that DNA tests be conducted on persons charged for felony, misdemeanor sexual assault and violent crimes  — even if they have not been convicted of said crimes — will become the territory’s new standard if signed into law by Governor of the US Virgin Islands Kenneth E. Mapp.

January 19th, 2016
St Croix, USVI woman raped at Frederiksted bus stop


FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI — A woman who told police that she was raped at a bus stop in Frederiksted, received medical attention at the Juan F. Luis Hospital following the incident, according to a press release issued late Monday January 18, 2016 by Sakeeda Freeman, the (US) VIPD’s media specialist.

October 9th, 2015
One arrested in VG rape probe

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police have arrested, questioned, and released one person in relation to an alleged rape that occurred on Virgin Gorda in the early morning hours of October 4, 2015.

December 17th, 2014
‘You never judged us’ – HMP Inmate Sylon S. Forbes

BALSUM GHUT, Tortola, VI – Sylon S. Forbes was one of three inmates at Her Majesty’s Prison, Balsum Ghut who testified as to the benefits derived from their participation in the recently concluded rehabilitation programmes.

July 23rd, 2014
Raymond Harrison off to Balsam Ghut for 11 years

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Guilty as charged for having unlawful sexual intercourse with a girl under the age of 16 years, rape and child pornography, Raymond Harrison was today July 23, 2014 shackled and carted off to Her Majesty’s Prison Balsam Ghut where he will be spending 11 years.

July 11th, 2014
Raymond Harrison guilty of child porn, unlawful sex & rape

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The in-camera trial of 38 year old Raymond Harrison came to an end this afternoon July 11, 2014 with the jury returning with a guilty verdict.

June 12th, 2014
Nathaniel Malone not guilty of raping 13 year old girl

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Nathaniel Malone, aka 'Nat’ was found not guilty of the offense of raping a 13 year old, when jurors emerged from deliberations today June 12, 2014.

June 6th, 2014
Calicio Romney & Clyde Lloyd Jr. out on bail for rape

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Two men from Horse Path, Calicio Romney, 21 years old and Clyde Lloyd Jr. 22 years old, were each placed on $40k bail when they appeared before Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste-DaBreo at the Magistrate’s Court earlier today June 6, 2014.

April 24th, 2014

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Dr Nicholas Redhead appeared before the Magistrate’s Court on April 17, 2014 and was officially read one count of rape after being charged for the offence several weeks earlier.

January 17th, 2014
Court of Appeal frees man of rape & indecent assault convictions

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Trinidadian John Bally had his conviction for rape and indecent assault quashed and sentence set aside when he appeared before the Court of Appeal on January 15, 2014.


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