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February 4th, 2018
292 lbs of cocaine inside vessel leaving USVI towards Puerto Rico

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents, along with agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), seized 292 pounds (132 kilos) of cocaine concealed inside two hidden compartments in a vessel intercepted leaving from St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI), towards Puerto Rico on Saturday January 27, 2018.

September 9th, 2016
UPDATE: Illegal immigrants included 3 Haitians & 17 Cubans- RVIPF

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The number of illegal immigrants intercepted near Virgin Gorda last evening, September 8, 2016 numbered 20, according to the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) in a press release today, September 9, 2016.

May 26th, 2016
UPDATE: 5 illegal immigrants repatriated - Ian B. Penn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Acting Chief Immigration Officer Ian B. Penn has confirmed that the five persons who landed on Peter Island illegally on Monday May 23, 2016 were repatriated from the territory back to their homeland on Tuesday May 24, 2016.

October 30th, 2012
Men held on boat with cocaine plead not guilty

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Nigel Registe, a native of Dominica residing in St. Thomas and Kevin Greaves of St. Thomas, who were onboard a 18-foot go-fast boat when it was intercepted by police on the northern side of Tortola on October 25, 2012 have pleaded not guilty to the charge of unlawful possession of cocaine with intent to supply.

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