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Cindy Rosan-Jones under police investigation; Phone taken

- talk show host & activist is allegedly accused of violating cybercrime laws
Controversial talk show host Rosemary Cindy Rosan-Jones has reportedly been interviewed by the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) over a complaint made by a private citizen. Photo: Facebook
A prominent attorney has reportedly filed a complaint against Ms Rosemary Cindy Rosan Jones, claiming slander and libel under the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Act, which was amended in 2019. Photo:
A prominent attorney has reportedly filed a complaint against Ms Rosemary Cindy Rosan Jones, claiming slander and libel under the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Act, which was amended in 2019. Photo:
Former Virgin Islands Premier Hon Andrew A. Fahie, right, was arrested at a Miami airport on April 28, 2022, along with Managing Director of the BVI Posts Authority Oleanvine Pickering-Maynard, left. Photo: BVIPA/File
Former Virgin Islands Premier Hon Andrew A. Fahie, right, was arrested at a Miami airport on April 28, 2022, along with Managing Director of the BVI Posts Authority Oleanvine Pickering-Maynard, left. Photo: BVIPA/File
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Controversial talk show host Rosemary Cindy Rosan-Jones has reportedly been interviewed by the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) over a complaint made by a private citizen.

It is our understanding that a prominent attorney filed a complaint against Ms Rosan-Jones, claiming slander and libel under the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Act, which was amended in 2019.  

The talk show host and activist, who announced a few months ago that she will be running as an At-Large candidate in the next general elections, is often accused of spewing hate against those who she does not like or do not share similar views as hers.

Social Media post by Cindy with photo of 'house'

Sources in the RVIPF familiar with the matter told our news centre that there was a warrant issued for Ms Rosan-Jones’ cellular phone. The matter is related to a post she made on WhatsApp around  May 1, 2022. The post was allegedly a photo of a house and the alleged owner, which the publisher associated to a sting operation involving former Premier Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1).

In the Affidavit on the Fahie arrest, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agent spoke of a house on Tortola where one of the meetings was held in relation to the sting operation that led to Mr Fahie’s arrest in Miami over a cocaine scheme.

The embattled talk show host appeared on Tola Radio with Mr Floyd Burnett aka 'Heritage HBH' this morning May 13, 2022, claiming that she will “take legal actions”, and that if they don’t back off they will “have a situation that they can’t deal with.”

Cindy threatens to sue police

She also threatened to sue the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force and said she was not pleased with how she was dealt with by police.

The talk show host wrote on her Facebook page yesterday, May 12, 2022, "Royal Virgin Islands Police, If I go to bed without my phone tonight, I will turn up the BVI tomorrow on a different kind of level. You will not be able to handle the PR nightmare.

Entire red ants nest?

"I am an ENTIRE RED ANTS NEST. It takes a lot to get me angry and I don't disrespect or encourage strained relationships with law enforcement. But you are on a thin line with me," Rosan-Jones wrote.

Meanwhile, efforts to get a comment from the RVIPF proved futile up to time of publication.

It is unclear if her WhatsApp post about the house and the alleged owner and the allegations by Ms Rosan-Jones, that a meeting took place at the house, which led to the arrest of the former Premier, are accurate.

Hon Fahie, 51, was arrested at a Miami airport on April 28, 2022, along with Managing Director of the BVI Posts Authority Oleanvine Pickering-Maynard.

The DEA has alleged the duo promised to use the Virgin Islands Ports to facilitate a Mexican Sinaloa drug cartel to ship cocaine in return for payment, according to papers filed by United States prosecutors in the State of Florida.

71 Responses to “Cindy Rosan-Jones under police investigation; Phone taken”

  • She (13/05/2022, 12:09) Like (38) Dislike (28) Reply
    I love dis lady ❤️
    • Smh (13/05/2022, 13:34) Like (9) Dislike (27) Reply
      is she mika barry hmmm question mark
      • @ truth (13/05/2022, 16:31) Like (27) Dislike (12) Reply
        Stop chat piss!

        She’s more concerned about the Territory than wasting time bringing down other people because of low self esteem and misery.
      • smdh (13/05/2022, 20:05) Like (11) Dislike (5) Reply
        Sounds like that attorney is scared!!
    • Rubber Duck (13/05/2022, 22:32) Like (7) Dislike (2) Reply
      I don’t. But there is a lot of smoke she has shown us.

      Who owns the house where the meeting took place?

      Why was it available for such a meeting!

      Why has he not denied that it was his house and that the meeting took place there

      Who lets his house be used for such things

      And why?

      What was the deal?

      Something about relatives belonger ship?

      No smoke without fire?

      I only ask questions.

      I make no suggestions.
    • Cindy.. (13/05/2022, 22:52) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
      Turn your laser on Government Official 1

      The tall guy.
  • huh (13/05/2022, 12:27) Like (85) Dislike (12) Reply
    This better not be a case of people in high position abusing the systems of government. Because we are frankly tired of corrupt behavior.

    The mere fact that the cyber crime law came under Fahie’s term should place it up for review.
    • Huh? (13/05/2022, 12:57) Like (12) Dislike (3) Reply
      Um the cyber crime act was in force before Fahie was premier. Maybe it had amendments but its not new
      • Lily Annn (13/05/2022, 17:44) Like (18) Dislike (3) Reply
        That crime act was put in place by Fahie because of the rampant s*x tapes and noodes (yes I spell it so to not get flagged) that were being leaked nonstop !!! Which I think was a good initiative !! But I don't know if it's in line with taking a pic of a house !!! All ah dem stress out, the feds on dem tail, Cindy shouldn't worry !!!
      • Really (14/05/2022, 10:16) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
        The government trafficking people is much worst and we know it's going on
    • Crazy joe (13/05/2022, 22:33) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
      Everyone knows . No injunctions are going to stop the peoples right to know. More than one dead man walking.
    • Great Corruption (14/05/2022, 08:59) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      Doesn’t it usually begin at the top? Look at all the world. BVI you are only a dot. Do you believe that humble humility is a great place to start? Has the little BVI been magically covered from the rest of the entire world?
  • Uh oh (13/05/2022, 12:33) Like (15) Dislike (29) Reply
    Talkin aboiut the stone house gonna end up Cindy in the big house.
    • get it straight (13/05/2022, 13:58) Like (30) Dislike (10) Reply
      Not just the stone house, This article says she included a photo of the owner of the "stone" house. She may be right and she may be wrong, but unless she was at that meeting, it is supposition at this point and damaging to someone who may be innocent. Allowing someone to use a property for a private meeting does not mean the owner was made aware of the nature of the meeting. Not sure it is a crime to allow someone to use your property for a meeting. Note: I do not support the criminal activity that took place here (and for many years in our past), just pointing out that there is a line and she crossed it. There is no way I want that woman to represent me and my interests.
      • @ get it straight (13/05/2022, 16:13) Like (33) Dislike (8) Reply
        I agree. She is reckless and she calls it passion. I like the fact that she wants to stand up for the country, I appreciate that about her but she has to be careful with her mouth.

        I just hope all goes well for her.
      • @ get it straight (13/05/2022, 16:42) Like (9) Dislike (6) Reply
        If a photo references the owner of a house and nothing more that’s all it is a house and the owner.

        Some may assume some may not. Can’t control the views of others.

    • You wish… (13/05/2022, 22:34) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    • Crazy joe (13/05/2022, 22:50) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
      Above all we need freedom of speech. She may be be crazy ( like me ) but she has the right to speak.

      Once we have sly lawyers using the courts to hide the truth we are doomed.

      Whose house was it?

      Why was the meeting taking place there?

      These are the questions that need to be answered.

      Not suppressed by mis use of the law.
  • @ huh (13/05/2022, 12:52) Like (9) Dislike (19) Reply
    THat is exactly what it is. White man flexing his power. When will this foolishness stop?
  • asura (13/05/2022, 13:01) Like (21) Dislike (23) Reply
    good for her she is evil and has no respect for anyone
  • I love and admire Cindy (13/05/2022, 13:02) Like (31) Dislike (18) Reply
    Girl, no matter what they throw at you to discredit you, they are not going to succeed. Cindy is one of the most REALIST PEOPLE OUT HERE.
  • sus (13/05/2022, 13:04) Like (13) Dislike (7) Reply
    Some thing does not seem right about this & the way the law is being implemented.

    Because of slander and libel the police under a A.A.F HOA have the right to seize and search your phone??

    Law makers you guys dropped the bowling ball hard. invasive laws and give police legislative immunity to boot? Loads of amendments are required.
    • @sus (14/05/2022, 09:41) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Is this your conclusion? Well Well Now go and do some research about Federal law and wide spread corruption and how investigations go in such cases. And name the documents you made this righteous conclusion with. Okay? You research this time and let us know okay? Or anyone reading this stuff making their conclusions
  • police (13/05/2022, 13:06) Like (17) Dislike (4) Reply
    Needs to be investigated too. Territory wide. And those who are manhandling and abusing young men when they talk to them or are taking them into custody should be checked as well. Governor Rankin, please help us all
  • can't fathom (13/05/2022, 13:13) Like (24) Dislike (1) Reply
    why she posted the alleged house on facebook, is social media fame ayo like so buddy
  • Ho,ho (13/05/2022, 13:14) Like (24) Dislike (8) Reply
    Who she think she is
  • Well sawww (13/05/2022, 13:20) Like (18) Dislike (7) Reply
    Here we go again, someone trying and pleading with the territory for some form of recognition and relevance. Going so far as to threaten the police for attempting to clean up the same mess that she herself have condemned over and over again - Can you imagine that?

    What you're fighting for is not going to happen - a seat in government. Okay red ants..?
  • concern (13/05/2022, 13:27) Like (8) Dislike (2) Reply
    So if someone make false accusations about another person via Facebook post or video phone call or voice notes can be consider as a cyber crime and definition of one’s character ?
    • @concern (14/05/2022, 08:41) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
      Concerned? Why don’t you take the hours to dig and look that up yourself and come to us with the answer? This is why people like your Cindy take risks to do the hard work. Get up, get online and do some work instead of spouting empty words for others to do. You do some digging. Using Gossip for facts has got to stop!!!!
  • sus (13/05/2022, 13:28) Like (14) Dislike (4) Reply
    Hypothetically under a completely corrupt government if a whistleblower had evidence against a criminal and the criminal knew you were speaking or writing about it before an investigation occurred the criminal could send the corrupt police officers to seize devices then search and destroy key evidence. Police being immune while conducting a search would not be responsible for incidental destruction of ‘irrelevant’ media & data.

    Do you legislators actually sit down and talk about what could go wrong concerning the legislation during the committee stage? That is a potentially society breaking bug ripe for abuse should it ever occur.

    Frazer seemingly the only one to object to nonsense when we needed it.
  • ye!! (13/05/2022, 13:30) Like (12) Dislike (2) Reply
    Listen ~ Cindy have the goods that goes with her attitude. Don’t worry won’t leak it. Listen i’m impress. I am.
  • Rubber Duck (13/05/2022, 13:33) Like (24) Dislike (5) Reply
    A simple denial by the alleged owner of the house shown, and where the meeting is alledged to have taken place, would have closed the matter. But I have heard no denial.
  • HAHA (13/05/2022, 13:46) Like (19) Dislike (2) Reply
    I want to see more of this happening. Everybody feel like they can just talk anything without being at the scene or personally knowing what happened. Too much second, fourth, fifth and no hand information getting spoken about like the truth.
  • The house. (13/05/2022, 13:48) Like (16) Dislike (0) Reply
    But the dea spoke about a stone house..
    • Stone House (14/05/2022, 08:55) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Yes the DEA did. They knew the Islanders would know. This is what the people need to know. BVI is not the first rodeo. The same playbook repeats itself over and over. What is written in the COI, has been carefully added to the COI. Could these messages be called bait?
  • Harney (13/05/2022, 15:15) Like (30) Dislike (8) Reply
    She is too toxic and careless to run for any office.
    • Sometimes (13/05/2022, 22:39) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
      You need people who dont want power to closely watch those who do.

      The desire for power is generally speaking, not healthy.
  • Bout Time (13/05/2022, 16:37) Like (17) Dislike (3) Reply
    There needs to be a strong message sent about the consequence of this reckless Trend of posting recklessly. People need to be more responsible and follow the laws.
  • YOU ALL (13/05/2022, 16:38) Like (10) Dislike (12) Reply
  • My take is (13/05/2022, 16:48) Like (11) Dislike (14) Reply

    Someone needs to teach her cra** r@$$ss a lesson

  • The Police messed up. (13/05/2022, 16:59) Like (29) Dislike (10) Reply
    As am X detective the warrant should have specifics of what is needed on the phone and on what dates..That how it works, and the police search of the phone should be restricted to the warrant info, specific dates and specific info....So. ain done right.
    • Hhmm (13/05/2022, 17:41) Like (10) Dislike (5) Reply
      That’s why you are an ex detective. Clearly you don’t know what you are talking about. Stay in your lane.
  • Silly Rabbit (13/05/2022, 17:37) Like (13) Dislike (7) Reply
    When you play silly games you win silly prizes.

    Always seeking attention. Calling out people name on social media and then threatening to sue. Did she sue Vance Lewis yet? Did she sue VINO yet? We need start call her Sue Ellen. She like one of FLOW old plans. All talk and no action?

    Sad part is because off all that is wrong with the country a certain sector of the BVI public, who enjoy her antics, gravitate to her reckless and unprofessional behaviour. Blind being led by the blind.

    Quite a few people must have had sleepless nights now the RVIPS have all her communications. They need to extend their investion and find out what happen to her in Cayman.

    And to think she is a marketer? I can only imagine what her poor husband went through why he decide to distance himself from her publicly.

    Silly Rabbit Trix are for Kids.

    • @Silly Rabbit (14/05/2022, 09:32) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Ok Barry,! Lol
      • @@sillyrabbit (14/05/2022, 19:49) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
        Lol. OK CINDY Rosan-Jones. But Keep giessing. I waiting to see when the lawyer and police get sue. Not holding my breath.
  • LilyAnn (13/05/2022, 18:02) Like (11) Dislike (4) Reply
    I'm pissed with Cindy because they asked her to confiscate her phone !!! Girl, if the man complained to police about u, he should've had the screenshots to show proof ... but the fact that they took your phone, I see an opportunity to search your phone unrealating to the matter !!! U should have backed up all your data and reset your phone, then give it to them
    • @lilyAnn (14/05/2022, 09:19) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
      I know most everyone knows ALL here. Don’t you think they did? How would they know to grab the phone. They know if you’re on an app or the desktop. Oh my my my my. The guessing like it is Law is so horrible. But it does give the COI lots more reason to dig for information themselves.
  • Tik Tok (13/05/2022, 18:08) Like (11) Dislike (7) Reply
  • good (13/05/2022, 18:36) Like (8) Dislike (5) Reply
    I’m so tired of hearing this woman’s toxic dribble.
  • SHAME (13/05/2022, 19:14) Like (4) Dislike (3) Reply
    We need such passionate people in government.. who conduct themselves with control and grace. It’s not too late Cindy. Sometimes it doesn’t matter how right you are, if you constantly alienate those around you, you will fail to meet your objectives. It’s a game of chess - flex a little.
  • I pity the fool (13/05/2022, 20:02) Like (6) Dislike (8) Reply
    What a thing to tell the king.

    While she calling out ppl on social media, she should call out who ever do her eyebrow cuz they clearly can't see that the right one higher than the left.
    • @Ipitty the fool (14/05/2022, 09:53) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
      Useless garbage. Useless GOSSIP. Are you trying to hide the truth with such dumb, ignorant, arrogant trash?
  • Mrs. I (13/05/2022, 20:14) Like (6) Dislike (4) Reply
    she needs to get charged for her reckless behavior.
  • Doggy (13/05/2022, 20:45) Like (6) Dislike (5) Reply
    Facebook should block her, period!!
  • Reply (13/05/2022, 22:51) Like (2) Dislike (6) Reply
    Finally her end is there
    • &reply (14/05/2022, 09:58) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Judges now as well? No just sounds like more ignorance. There’s a global war on trafficking drugs and guns and ch*****n.
  • VirginIslandNewsOnline (14/05/2022, 08:21) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
    THANK YOU AND THANK YOU FROM MY HEART!!! In my zeal to want to preserve the greatness of BVI, UK, USA & the world, I did something very stupid. You saved me!!!! That’s all I can say. To fight against corruption, which most cannot for whatever reason, others must fight hard and act hard and end up making mistakes. But when the battle is won, mostly by hard fighters, isn’t it funny how those who slept and cried and still cry, are ALWAYS at the front of the line when the rewards come in. This is true, not just here but in all of the world. Thank you again virginislandnews.
  • cindylou (14/05/2022, 10:56) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
    Sue deh ras mehson. the full of bull manuda. Why he dont staop acting like a bloddy feline and confront her like man.
  • LO (14/05/2022, 16:33) Like (5) Dislike (2) Reply
    This lady is trouble. Hope the bvi people take note of her ignorance. This is who wants to run for politics.
  • Scared (17/05/2022, 18:41) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply

    The home owner know the feds is coming for them. Cindy your right sue there @##. The police dem doing more crime than you. Dem the ones with the drugs and they bringingbin guns for people. I can name a few

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