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February 19th, 2020
Landlady allegedly claims to have power over police because she’s a ‘Skelton’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Through tears, Devye Nicholson, a St Vincent national, 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.

October 25th, 2019
VG man allegedly threatened to kill motorist during road rage

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A Virgin Gorda man was hauled before the Magistrate’s Court for allegedly assaulting and threatening to kill another man in Handsome Bay, Virgin Gorda, on January 22, 2019.

May 29th, 2019
Vincentian man accused of holding knife to girlfriend’s throat

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A native of St Vincent and the Grenadines, living in North Sound, Virgin Gorda, has been accused of holding a knife to his girlfriend’s throat and threatening her.

June 29th, 2016
Arrest Blotter: June 19 - 25, 2016

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Here is the record of arrests made by the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) for the period June 19- 25, 2016.

June 27th, 2016
$35K bail for woman who slapped police officer, assaulted another female

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When she appeared in the Magistrate's Court on Friday June 24, 2016, Jessica George was given the option of walking on the other side of the road whenever she sees the Virtual Complainant (VC) in her matter or otherwise be sent to jail.

July 9th, 2015
Claudius Bailey confesses to having anger problem

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Claudius Bailey, a ‎St. Vincent National residing in the Virgin Islands, threw himself down before the Magistrate's Court as he begged for mercy and help for his anger problem.

June 11th, 2015
Man accused of beating girlfriend in head with cricket bat

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A St Vincent national residing in the Virgin Islands (VI), Claudius Bailey, appeared in the Magistrate’s Court today, June 11, 2015 accused of battering his girlfriend with a cricket bat.

April 22nd, 2015
Kejan Thomas accused of stealing church TV; firearm possession

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A man who has been accused of multiple counts of theft is also on a charge of possession of a firearm with intent to put another person in fear after he allegedly used a flare gun to threaten a husband and wife. He is also accused of causing criminal damage and using threatening language.

May 16th, 2014
Magistrate to Eric Casey: 'This is your lucky day!'

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Magistrate Dr Velon L. John told Eric Casey today, May 16, 2014 that it was his lucky day as the Crown opted to offer no charges against him in one matter while no conviction was recorded in another matter where he pleaded guilty before the court to assaulting and threatening his father.

May 15th, 2014
UPDATE: Chapman could have pushed VC - Court hears

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Bob Carson told the Magistrate’s Court yesterday, May 14, 2014 that he felt certain that Thomas Chapman went to his [Carson’s] brother’s house and 'yelled and screamed and hollered' and also said that he could believe that he pushed him as well.

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