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November 26th, 2019
21 mths jail for man who stole $70K from Banco Popular ATM in USVI

VI CONSORTIUM

CRUZ BAY, St John, USVI— Clement Bougouneau, 52, of St. Thomas, was sentenced Thursday, November 21 for bank burglary and larceny, United States Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.

November 26th, 2019
Trial for man accused of bribery by public official to restart after 'hiccup'

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Wesley Legair testified before the Magistrate’s Court that he saw the money exchange between his former employer and Robert Swain, witnessed the meetings and the altercation between the two over monies owed to Swain by his employer.

November 22nd, 2019
Man serving life imprisonment for murder attacked by fellow inmates @ HMP

BALSAM GHUT, Tortola, VI- Word just reaching this news site is that at least one inmate of Her Majesty’s Prison (HMP) in Balsam Ghut, Tortola, had to be taken to hospital for treatment following a fight among inmates this afternoon, November 22, 2019.

November 22nd, 2019
2 years today Trinity A. Moses & Franklyn E. Penn Jr were gunned down in WE

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Today, November 22, 2019 marks two years since the shocking shooting to death of 11-year-old Trinity A. Moses and 41-year-old Franklyn E. Penn Jr at West End, Tortola.

November 21st, 2019
VI residents charged with illegal entry into US

VI CONSORTIUM

CORAL BAY, St John, USVI- Mohammed Singh, a citizen of Guyana, and Jaisel Yroveles Del Jesus, Shadrach Thompson, and Tereim Grant, all residents of the [British] Virgin Islands, were charged with knowingly and willfully entering or attempting to enter the United States at a time and place other than as designated by immigration officers.

November 20th, 2019
'I am trying to be a better man'- Youth found with 'weed' tells court

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In spite of his pleas to the court for a second chance, 25-year-old Dillon Findlay will now have to pay $5,500 by February 28, 2020 or risk spending 28 days at Her Majesty’s Prison (HMP) for cannabis.

November 19th, 2019
Man accuses police of pinning burglary on him based on previous conviction

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Sidney V. Malone accused the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) of pinning two counts of burglary on him because of his previous similar run-ins with the law.

November 16th, 2019
St Croix man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography

VI CONSORTIUM

St. Croix - Collin Gomes, 26, of St. Croix on Thursday, November 14, 2019, pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge George Cannon, Jr., to possession of child pornography, United States Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.

November 16th, 2019
SCB men charged with assault; One remanded to HM Prison

ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA, VI - Police in the Virgin Islands (VI) have arrested two men from Sea Cows Bay, each charged with Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm.

November 14th, 2019
At least 2 killed in California school shooting

ABC NEWS

At least two students are dead and three others students injured after a classmate opened fire at a high school in Southern California Thursday morning, sheriff's officials said.

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