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Homicides 2014

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics broken down by island, as…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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Students Help Coast Weeks Cleanup

Students from Good Hope Country Day, St. Croix Educational Complex and Central High schools were at it early on their day off, helping Mother Nature by cleaning beaches for the annual Coastal Cleanup.

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2014-09-20 23:22:05
Tourism Speaker Advocates Less Politics, More Authenticity

In a rapidly changing tourism industry, there is a greater need to provide an 'authentic experience' and put politics aside, longtime tourism professional Alex Zozaya told the 2014 State of the Industry Conference.

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2014-09-20 22:29:44
Marijuana Decriminalization Bill Moves Forward

Possession of small amounts of marijuana in the U.S. Virgin Islands will be a civil infraction subject to a $100 or $200 fine, instead of potential jail time and permanent criminal record, if a bill approved in committee Thursday is enacted into law.

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2014-09-18 22:31:06
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Homicides 2014

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics 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 articleSep 20 2014 - 11:59pm
Fleeing Car Thief Fires at Police During Chase

One of two suspects who stole a vehicle Sunday shot at police officers while attempting to elude capture, the V.I. Police Department said.

Read entire articleSep 16 2014 - 7:00pm
Student Claims Van Rolled Over His Feet

A student of the St. Croix Educational Complex reported that a vehicle rolled over his feet while he was standing near the high school and Queen Mary Highway.

Read entire articleSep 16 2014 - 6:22pm
Carjacked Vehicle Found Hours Later

A car was hijacked Saturday evening in the Harbor View Apartments area and recovered the next morning, according to the V.I. Police Department.

Read entire articleSep 8 2014 - 11:30pm
Suspects Carjack Vehicle in Frederiksted

Two armed men carjacked a vehicle Tuesday evening in Frederiksted, making off with a white four-door Honda CRV, the V.I. Police said Wednesday.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 1:39pm
Three Sentenced to 10 Years Each for Robbery with Firearms

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced three St. Croix men to 10 years in prison each for their roles in two armed robberies that took place in January 2013.

Read entire articleAug 20 2014 - 11:35pm
Man Injured by Gunshot in Paradise Mills

A 19-year-old man was shot in the arm Saturday in the Paradise Mills Housing community on St. Croix.

Read entire articleAug 18 2014 - 8:10pm
Armed Men Rob Crucian Gold

Two armed men stole an undetermined amount of cash and jewelry from the Crucian Gold jewelry store Saturday in downtown Christiansted, one of two recent robberies that police are investigating.

Read entire articleAug 10 2014 - 2:52pm
Man Charged with Choking Girlfriend

St. Croix police arrested Richard Durham on charges of second-degree assault/domestic violence after a dispute at their Christiansted residence.

Read entire articleAug 7 2014 - 12:49am
Injured Robbery Suspect Formally Arrested

Police on St. Croix formally arrested Edigberto M. Diaz on Tuesday and charged him for his participation of the armed robbery of Quality Foods in Estate Castle Coakley on June 21.

Read entire articleAug 7 2014 - 12:44am