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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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Senate Passes Court, Elections Unification

The full Senate voted Wednesday to restructure sections of the V.I. government, moving toward a unitary elections board and a more unitary administration of the Supreme Court and Superior Court.

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2016-06-30 11:00:49
New Gun Law: Register Guns at Port of Entry

Anyone bringing a firearm into the territory will be required by law to immediately register it with the V.I. government at the port of entry. Failure to register will be a felony, as it is now.

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2016-06-30 01:45:04
PFA Approves $10 Million Loan, Police Training Funds and New Contract Authorization for Executive Director

PFA board members discussed Wednesday a loan from Banco Popular for first responder needs, including new ambulances and other equipment for the VIPD, Health and Public Works.

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2016-06-29 23:31:47
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Howard Lincoln Harvey

 Howard Lincoln Harvey, also known as “Cow,” of Catherine’s Rest died on June 23 he was 59 years old.

Read entire articleJun 27 2016 - 11:38pm
Diana Luz Cruz-Davis Dies

Diana Luz Cruz-Davis died on June 20.

Read entire articleJun 24 2016 - 10:48am
Vincent Alexander Webbe Dies

Vincent Alexander Webbe died on June 7.

Read entire articleJun 23 2016 - 11:32am
Lorne M. Davis Dies at 48

Lorne M. Davis, also known as “Shamboo/Azadi Tafari/Tefbo,” of Estate Sion Farm died on June 12. He was 48 years old.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 6:03pm
Lucio Mervenne Willie Elva Dies

Lucio Mervenne Willie Elva died on June 18.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 1:26pm
Agnes Grace Alexander Dies at 44

Agnes Grace Alexander, age 44, of St. Croix and of Homestead, Fla., died on June 8 at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 12:54pm
Jonathan Cupid Dies

Jonathan Cupid died on June 1.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 12:49pm
Yon-Suk Balfour Dies at 84

Yon-Suk Balfour of Hannah’s Rest, Frederiksted, died on Feb. 29 at Coral Springs Medical Center in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. She was 84 years old.

Read entire articleJun 17 2016 - 7:42pm
Rafael Brignoni Morales Dies at 89

Rafael Brignoni Morales of Estate Work & Rest transitioned into eternal life on June 9. He was 89.

Read entire articleJun 17 2016 - 7:38pm
Clifton Ashfield Haywood Dies at 39

Clifton Ashfield Haywood, also known as “Rude Boy,” “Rhuga” or “Ash,” died on June 8. He was 39 years old.

Read entire articleJun 17 2016 - 7:32pm