June 29, 2017 3:23 am Last modified: 5:04 pm

Police

Two Face Firearm Possession Charges

Two men – 21-year-old Akeem Young and 23-year-old Akilo R. Pilgrim – were arrested Tuesday after the car they were in was searched by officers, the V.I. Police Department reported.
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‘Red Brick’ Shooting Leaves One Dead

A man was killed in a shooting Thursday night in the D. Hamilton Jackson area known as the "Red Brick" housing community.
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Two Injured in Police-Involved Shooting on St. Croix

Two men, one of them an off-duty police officer, were injured Thursday in the Calquon area, in a shooting incident in which a communication breakdown appears to have caused a friendly-fire shooting.
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DPNR Officer and Three Others Indicted in Cocaine Conspiracy Case

Gerald Mercer, 42, Jamal Haynes, 39, Makimba Barry, 39, and Craig Richardson, 39, were indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday and charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine.
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Commissioner Remembers the Day Sweeney Died

Delroy Richards said he was closely connected with six of the seven officers whose graves were visited in the morning as part of National Police Week observance.
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Two Injured in Mount Pleasant Shooting

Two men were shot repeatedly early Sunday in the Mount Pleasant area of Frederiksted, the V.I. Police reported.
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Possible Suicide Reported at Golden Grove *Updated*

A prisoner at the Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility was found unresponsive in his cell and is being considered a possible suicide.
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Man Charged with Unlawful Sexual Contact

V.I. Police officers on Monday arrested 64-year-old James Lealand Johnston Jr. on a warrant issued by the magistrate judge of the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands.
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17 federal officers Commissioned as V.I. Peace Officers

The U.S. Virgin Islands commissioned 17 federal law enforcement officers as Virgin Islands Peace Officers after the officers completed an orientation on Virgin Islands history and culture.
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71-Year-Old Jamaican Charged with Illegal Reentry

Ewart Henry, a 71-year-old Jamaican national, made his initial appearance Monday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller after being charged in a criminal complaint with illegal reentry, Acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett announced.
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