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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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Creativity is the power of imagination. It is discovering your own special talents. Dare to see things in new ways to solve problems. With your creativity, you can bring something new into the world.

 

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2016-06-26 21:22:38
Minor Drowns at Christiansted Birthday Party

A girl identified by the V.I. Police Department as 8-year-old Jah-Marie Dimmer drowned Saturday while attending a birthday paryt in Christiansted, the police reported. 

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2016-06-25 21:59:40
Beach Advisory for June 20-24

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2016-06-25 06:17:40
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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 are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing. 

Read entire articleApr 15 2016 - 1:30pm
Minor Drowns at Christiansted Birthday Party

A girl identified by the V.I. Police Department as 8-year-old Jah-Marie Dimmer drowned Saturday while attending a birthday paryt in Christiansted, the police reported. 

Read entire articleJun 25 2016 - 9:59pm
Police Investigate Shooting

The V.I. Police Department is investigating an incident of shots being fired at about 4:25 a.m. Thursday in the vicinity of the Candido Guadalupe Housing Community.

 

Read entire articleJun 23 2016 - 9:39pm
Wanted Man Turns Himself In

Nathaniel Thomas Jr., 27 of Frederiksted, turned himself in to the V.I. Police Department at 5:20 a.m. Wednesday. On Sunday, the VIPD issued a wanted poster for Thomas.

Read entire articleJun 22 2016 - 10:56pm
Police Seek Nathaniel Thomas Jr.

The V.I. Police Department on Sunday issued a wanted poster for 27-year-old Nathaniel Thomas Jr. According to the police, Thomas is wanted for first-degree reckless endangerment for an incident that occurred May 15 in the vicinity of the Gas-For-Less station. 

Read entire articleJun 19 2016 - 11:18pm
Man Arrested on Firearm, Narcotics Charges
Akil Santiago of St. Croix, who was awaiting trial on an assault charge, was arrested early Saturday and charged with firearm and narcotics violations, according to the V.I. Police Department.
Read entire articleJun 12 2016 - 12:59am
St. Croix Man Charged with Robbery
Ossie Constant, 32, was arrested Saturday and charged with first-degree robbery. He is a suspect in a robbery that took place at about 4:43 p.m. Thursday on the Christiansted Boardwalk
Read entire articleJun 12 2016 - 12:55am
Wanted Suspect Surrenders to Police
Waldemar Martinez turned himself in at the Wilbur Francis Command Police Station on Saturday afternoon where he was placed under arrest and charged with destruction of property and assault.
Read entire articleJun 6 2016 - 11:17pm
VIPD Searching for Waldemar Martinez

V.I. Police are asking for help locating Waldemar Martinez, a 24-year old St. Croix man, in relation to a domestic violence assault.

Read entire articleJun 3 2016 - 11:41pm
Mathurin Sentenced for Manufacturing Marijuana

Chief Judge Wilma A. Lewis sentenced Raymond Mathurin, 48, to three years of probation, six months of home detention and a $2,000 fine Tuesday on one count of manufacturing marijuana.

Read entire articleMay 31 2016 - 11:24pm