Magistrate's Court Sitting Virtually

Thursday, 19 August 2021 - 5:19pm

The public is advised that the Magistrate’s Court has resumed virtual sittings in order to serve its clients safely.

Khadeen Palmer Appointed To The Magistracy Of The BVI

Friday, 16 July 2021 - 5:51pm

The Territory’s newest Magistrate Ms. Khadeen Palmer has pledged to faithfully carry out her duties while taking the Oath of Office administered by His Excellency the Governor John J. Rankin, CMG on Thursday, July 15.

Continuing Remote Service For Office Of Director Of Public Prosecutions

Monday, 12 July 2021 - 12:51pm

As we live and work with COVID-19, the operations of the Public Service will continue. 

The Magistracy Recommences Operations July 12

Saturday, 10 July 2021 - 2:51pm

However, to better serve our clients safely, the Magistracy, Sakal Place, will recommence operations from Monday, July 12, 2021 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday. 

Limited Hours At High Court Registry

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 - 3:52pm

The public is advised that effective today, June 30, the High Court Registry will operate from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

Magistrate’s Court Closed Until Further Notice

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 - 7:32am

The public is advised that the Magistrate’s Court is closed to the public from today June 30 until further notice.

Notice Of Court Closure

Monday, 22 March 2021 - 11:52am

The public is advised that the Magistrate’s Court will be closed from Monday, March 29 until Friday, April 9 except for arrest matters.

Statement from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions on Discontinuance of Criminal Matters

Thursday, 25 February 2021 - 1:13pm

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions advises the public that the office will not accept written requests for ongoing criminal matters to be discontinued from any virtual complainant or witness.  If there are concerns about the case, virtual complainants and witnesses should report those to the law enforcement officers in charge of investigating their cases. 

BVI Courts Welcome Justice Darshan Ramdhani

Thursday, 18 February 2021 - 9:48am

Constitutional, public and criminal law expert Justice Darshan Ramdhani has joined the Virgin Islands’ bench as High Court Judge.

Justice Richard Floyd Joins BVI Courts

Thursday, 11 February 2021 - 4:59pm

Seasoned judge, attorney and legal instructor His Lordship the Honourable Justice Richard Floyd has joined the Virgin Islands’ bench as Head of the Criminal Division.