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January 23rd, 2018
Another case of injustice suffered by locals doing business in homeland

SLANEY HILL, Tortola, VI- His father Wilfred W. Smith was at the forefront with the Positive Action Movement in the late 60s, fighting to save Wickham’s Cay I and Anegada lands for future generations. They were successful and today many Virgin Islanders are proud owners of businesses on Wickham’s Cay I and many Anegadians own the land.

October 30th, 2017
Three more persons charged for looting

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - As the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) continues its pursuit of looters, three more persons are now on police bail awaiting court appearances for theft.

January 26th, 2017
SVG father accused of having sex with daughter

ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI- A St Vincent and the Grenadines man living in the Virgin Islands for over 20 years and working in the construction sector has been accused of allegedly having sexual intercourse with his young daughter.

November 13th, 2015
VIslander; Vincy placed on $60k bail for alleged perjury

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Two men who are witnesses in one set of criminal proceedings have become the subject of prosecution after they were charged with perjury. However, Magistrate Ayana Baptiste-DaBreo granted the men bail in the amount of $60,000 each today Friday November 13, 2015.

February 24th, 2015
Kesron Agard charged with a child sexual offence - RVIPF

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Police have nabbed yet another man accused of having sex with a girl under the age of 16 years as the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) and Social Development and other local bodies seek to curb the rising cases in the Virgin Islands.

July 18th, 2012
Accused request for passport to shop in St. Thomas denied

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Isaac Ragnauth, who is facing charges for assault occasioning actual bodily harm, appeared at the Magistrates Court today, July 18, 2012 where his request to have his passport to travel to St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands, to shop for his business was denied.

April 17th, 2012
Legal fraternity bids farewell to Chief Justice High Rawlins

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The legal fraternity of the Virgin Islands bid farewell to Chief Justice of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) Sir Hugh A. Rawlins who will retire from service effective July 31, at a special sitting of the Court of Appeal held yesterday, Monday, April 16.

April 5th, 2012
Exclusive: Sista Joyce holding her head high!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Joycelyn Searles, popularly known as Sista Joyce refuses to “hang her head to the ground” after being charged with cannabis possession, and instead is rearing to go for the Virgin Gorda Calypso completion that is slated for Sunday, April 8, 2012.

November 3rd, 2011
Magistrate's Court offices closed on November 7

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A Government Information Service (GIS) press release is informing the public that all cases scheduled for hearing at the Magistrate’s Court both in John’s Hole and Prospect Reef on Monday, November 7th 2011, will be adjourned to a later day due to the holding of General Elections in the Territory.





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