A St. Croix man with a restraining order was arrested on Thanksgiving Day in connection with strangling a woman, according to V.I. Police.
A Florida jury has convicted V.I. Internal Revenue Bureau tax return controller Roystin David of cocaine trafficking, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
Two V.I. Water and Power Authority employees on St. Thomas are facing drug and gun charges after police say they were found in a vehicle in Estate Fortuna near where a man was found shot to death.
The man shot to death near Kronprindsens Gade on St. Thomas on Tuesday evening has been identified as Frederick Martin, 50, according to St. Thomas-St. John Police Chief Barrington Thomas Sr.
Police executed a warrant at a Harborview apartment Saturday on St. Croix and found an illegal weapon, ammunition and body armor, according to an affidavit filed in V.I. Superior Court.
A judge said Friday that prosecutors have a questionable case against a man accused of rape and attempted murder, after the victim recanted her accusations against him.
A man accused of importing fentanyl-laced drugs that may have killed a woman on St. Thomas has been ordered jailed without bond while he awaits trial, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A St. Croix man awaiting sentencing in three separate criminal cases is facing new charges, after police say he was caught driving an unregistered vehicle with more than four ounces of marijuana packaged for sale and a handgun stolen in a burglary two weeks earlier.
A St. Croix woman has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for her role in a complex tax fraud scheme, according to U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
A man already awaiting trial for domestic violence charges was ordered to undergo a psychological evaluation after he violated a restraining order and threatened to burn down a family member’s home, according to court documents and testimony.
Marvin Forbes, 49, of Orlando, Fla., has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
A Florida woman was arrested on St. Croix after arriving with more than 27 pounds of marijuana, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
A traffic stop on St. Thomas ended in a man being charged with a dozen crimes, including drug and gun possession, after police said he kicked through a patrol car cage and kicked open a water pipe in the police station.
A man already on pretrial release after his arrest in August for illegal gun possession was arrested again Friday and charged with first-degree rape, assault and false imprisonment, according to V.I. Superior Court records.
A St. Croix man accused of claiming to be a contractor and stealing over $77,000 from three victims was arrested by warrant Thursday, according to V.I. Police.
A double amputee charged with domestic violence will be required to wear an electronic monitor on his arm, after a family member posted $15,000 bail Friday, according to court records.
Kharim Moore of St. Thomas and Raquel Rivera of St. Croix have been sentenced in federal court in two separate drug possession cases resulting from attempting to smuggle marijuana through King Airport on St. Thomas.
A Florida man on vacation on St. Thomas was arrested after causing a disturbance at the airport, according to an affidavit filed by a V.I. Port Authority officer.
A North Carolina man was arrested on St. Thomas on Friday morning after causing a disturbance at a restaurant in Sub Base, according to an affidavit filed by V.I. Police.
A man who moved to Florida in May from the Virgin Islands was arrested after police said he was found with more than four pounds of marijuana in his luggage at King Airport.
A 21-year-old man charged with raping and repeatedly striking a woman on St. Croix apologized in a text message after the assault, according to an affidavit filed by V.I. Police.
A 28-year-old Puerto Rican man has been sentenced to 2½ years in prison for bulk cash smuggling, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
A St. Thomas man was arrested after police said he assaulted a woman and violated a restraining order, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.
A homeless man on St. Croix has admitted that he rifled through missing man Johnny Caines’ unlocked vehicle and stole his debit card, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.
A man charged with kidnapping a fellow juice seller from a St. Croix roadside at gunpoint appeared in court Friday, where a judge ordered him to live under 24-hour house arrest while he awaits trial.
A man on St. Croix was ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation after he burglarized a boat and wielded a knife when officers confronted him, according to an affidavit filed by officers with the V.I. Department of Planning and Natural Resources.
A man attempting to board a plane to Florida was arrested Tuesday after U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents discovered about 6.6 pounds of cocaine in his luggage, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A St. Croix corrections officer has been charged with failing to secure his licensed firearm, resulting in the 2019 shooting death of 9-year-old Christino Jose Gonzalez.
Johnny Caines is still officially missing on St. Croix, but police announced Wednesday that the unidentified, badly decomposed body of a Black male was found near a car registered to a recently-missing person.
A Bureau of Corrections officer trainee at the Criminal Justice Complex on St. Thomas noticed an incoming inmate’s toiletries “looked suspiciously plump,” and discovered drugs hidden inside, according to an affidavit filed by the V.I. Police Department.
Claudio Ponce Jr., who was released from prison in December, has been arrested again after police said he lured an elderly man to a remote area on St. Croix where he and an accomplice tied the victim up and stole his truck.
A St. Croix man was charged with aggravated assault and battery after police said he punched an officer investigating a disturbance at a bar, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.