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Board of Elections Town Hall Meeting to Seek Suggestions from Public

The St. Croix District Board of Elections will host an Election Reform Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, June 17, at…

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A Taste of St. Croix and Innovative to Present Awards to Culinary Juniors

A Taste of St. Croix Committee in partnership with Innovative has announced the presentation of $2,000 in awards to St. Croix schools to help nurture student interest in the culinary industry.

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2015-05-28 13:13:17
Casino Commission Gets Involved in Racetrack Disagreement

Legal counsel for the Flamboyant Horsemen Association and TRAXCO argued for a delay, or dismissal, in a hearing regarding their  agreements to the Randall “Doc” James Racetrack on St. Croix.

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2015-05-28 00:11:18
UVI to Host Accreditation Visit for Its School of Medicine

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) will host a preliminary accreditation survey visit by the Liaison Committee for Medical Education (LCME) for its School of Medicine from May 31 to June 4.

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2015-05-27 23:46:41
News - Police — St. Croix
St. Croix Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

A federal grand jury on Tuesday returned a four-count indictment against Nicholas Mena, charging him with production of, receipt of, and possession of child pornography.

Read entire articleMay 27 2015 - 11:01pm
Man Arrested on Wire Fraud, Blackmail Charges

Miguel A. Esperanza-Vazquez was arrested Wednesday after a federal grand jury returned a five-count indictment charging him with wire fraud, blackmail, obtaining money under false pretenses and extortion.

Read entire articleMay 27 2015 - 11:00pm
Inmate Sentenced for Contraband

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis sentenced Gregoire George on Friday to 34 months in prison for possession of prison contraband, serving the sentence consecutively to the time he is serving.

Read entire articleMay 26 2015 - 10:01pm
Man Charged with Possession of Unlicensed Firearm

Officers on foot patrol in downtown Christiansted early Saturday arrested 21-year-old Jahmel K. Galloway and charged him with on of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleMay 23 2015 - 8:26pm
Suspect Arrested after Man Shot in Christiansted

Police arrested Gregory Barnes and charged him with assault early Tuesday morning after an incident that injured one man.

Read entire articleMay 19 2015 - 10:39pm
Detectives Investigate Estate Princess Assault

Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Unit are investigating an assault that took place Saturday morning near a home in Estate Princess, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleMay 18 2015 - 10:48pm
Man Charged with Burglarizing Kingdom Hall

Police on St. Croix Monday arrested Clifton King, 28, of Estate Contant, and charged him with third-degree burglary in relation to surveillance video of someone breaking into and entering the church.

Read entire articleMay 18 2015 - 10:44pm
Homicides 2015

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.

Read entire articleMay 16 2015 - 10:30am
Man Shot by Unknown Assailant in Harbor View

A man lying in bed was injured by gunshots early Sunday morning, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleMay 10 2015 - 2:54pm
Suspect Arrested in Nonfatal Williams Delight Shooting

Police Thursday arrested 23-year-old Jonathon Rivera, a resident of the William’s Delight Housing Community, and charged him in a shooting that took place earlier the same day.

Read entire articleMay 7 2015 - 11:40pm