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Monday, October 18, 2021

Police & Courts

Daphne O’Neal, serves as the USVI Office of Highway Safety Director (O'Neal provided photo)

Territory Observes Child Passenger Safety Week

This effort to promote car seat safety coincides with Child Passenger Safety Week, which is nationally recognized from Sept. 19-25.

Law Enforcement Recruits Graduate from Police Academy

The keynote speaker for the St. Thomas graduation was Virgin Islands Attorney General Denise George; the guest speaker on St. Croix was St. Croix District Chief of Police Sean Santos.
The V.I. Police Department has released surveillance footage of a home invasion on Aug. 22 in Estate Turner Hole on St. Croix in the hope someone can identify the suspects. (Screenshot from Facebook)

VIPD Releases Home Invasion Video

The V.I. Police Department has released surveillance footage from a home invasion on Aug. 22 in Estate Turner Hole on St. Croix in the hope someone can identify the suspects in the video.
A Virgin Islands Police Department vehicle sits parked in front of the V.I.P.D. (Source photo by Bethaney Lee)

STT 19-Year-Old Arrested, Charged with Rape

WiCliff Gue, a Frydendahl 19-year-old, was arrested at 7 p.m. Saturday and charged with first-degree rape, the V.I. Police Department reported. According to police, Gue...
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St. Croix Man Charged with Drug and Firearm Possession

Officers of the V.I. Police Department's Special Operations Bureau and Marine Unit arrested 37-year-old Kaheem Roberts of Mon Bijou at 7:13 p.m. Saturday, charging him with a host of firearms offenses.
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Police Classify Death of Woman Found Aug. 20 as Homicide

The Virgin Islands Police Department announced Tuesday that the death of Lucy Lindquist, age 56 of Morningstar Circle, St. Croix, has been classified as a homicide following completion of an autopsy.

Female Visitor to STX Drowns at Annaly Bay

A female tourist got knocked off the rocks at the tide pools in Annaly Bad Tuesday and drowned, the V.I. Police Department reported in a news release issued Wednesday.
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Man Treated for Gunshot Wound at JFL, Two Teens Detained

A man was treated for gunshot wounds Saturday on St. Croix and two 17-year-olds were detained by the V.I. Police Department, the VIPD reported. According to police, at 1:59 p.m. Saturday the 911 emergency call center received a report of shots fired and a gunshot victim.
A Virgin Islands Police Department vehicle sits parked in front of the V.I.P.D. (Source photo by Bethaney Lee)

Homicides 2021

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2020 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island.
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Suspect in Saturday Shooting Death on STT Taken into Custody

Police have taken into custody and are questioning a suspect in connection with the Saturday afternoon murder of Keoner Barron, a 20-year-old female, in the Home Depot parking lot on St. Thomas.