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January 7th, 2021
Prison officer told to wear mask allegedly assaults bank security

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Several persons yesterday, January 6, 2021, were left frowning at the behaviour of an officer of Her Majesty’s Prison (HMP) who had allegedly refused to wear a mask to enter a business establishment and then reportedly assaulted a security officer.

October 30th, 2020
Vincy man beats ex after refused sex; threatens to chop her up

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A national of St Vincent and the Grenadines is in police custody after he allegedly beat his ex-lover and threatened to chop her up last night, October 29, 2020.

August 31st, 2020
UPDATE: Dominican pleads guilty to beating wife; Granted $40k bail

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- James Alexander, the Dominica national who dreamt his wife was cheating on him and used a toy gun to assault her at their Virgin Gorda home, has pleaded guilty to the offence.

August 12th, 2020
Jealous man allegedly attacks ex lover @ restaurant on Beef Island

TRELLIS BAY, Beef Island, VI - A man was yesterday, August 11, 2020, slapped with the charge of Assault Causing Actual Bodily Harm, after he allegedly physically attacked a woman he once shared an intimate relationship with at a dining establishment on Beef Island.

July 22nd, 2020
Tenant found not guilty of using threatening language, assaulting ‘powerful’ landlord

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A St Vincent national, who had testified that her landlady fabricated a story on her and claimed to have power over the police because she was a Skelton and a relative of the former Minister for Health and Social Development, Mr Ronnie W. Skelton, has been found not guilty of all the charges laid against her.

July 2nd, 2020
USVI Peace Officer allegedly spat on, called 'black monkey'

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— A [US] Virgin Islands Department of Health (DOH) enforcement officer said he was assaulted and racial slurs yelled at him by white individuals on Saturday night, June 27, 2020, while attempting to perform his duty of enforcing the US Virgin Islands' coronavirus mandates at a bar in Cane Bay called Spratnet Beach Bar and Grill.

May 30th, 2020
16-year-old assaults, injures mother with 'fake gun'

EAST END, Tortola, VI - A distraught mother was forced to deliver her 16-year-old son into the hands of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) after he reportedly injured her with a 'fake gun'.

May 28th, 2020
4 arrested for Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Some four arrests were made for Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm during the period May 10 to 23, 2020, according to the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) in its Arrest Blotter released on May 28, 2020.

May 17th, 2020
Businessman allegedly beats wife for turning on house lights

FORT HILL, Tortola, VI- A prominent Fort Hill businessman was taken into police custody in the wee hours of this morning, Sunday, May 17, 2020, for allegedly beating his wife and threatening to make her “disappear”.

May 7th, 2020
Security guard roughed up by irate customer @ Fish Bay

FISH BAY, Tortola, VI- Eyewitnesses to an alleged daring assault of a security guard while executing his duty at a popular hardware store on Tortola are calling for the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrator.

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