Statement By Governor Pruce On The Publication Of The Review Of Law Enforcement And Criminal Justice Bodies In The BVI

Tuesday, 25 June 2024 - 1:05pm

An expert review of law enforcement arrangements in the BVI has been published today.

Statement by Deputy Governor on false statement in a Mika Barry Video

Monday, 18 March 2024 - 2:10pm

On Friday 15 March, 2023 it was brought to my attention that a propaganda and inaccurate sensational social media Facebook release of a Mika Barry video labeled me (David Archer) through a likeness photo of myself and exact words, as “Confirmed Government Official 1”.  

Statement By The Government Of The Virgin Islands On Charges On Former Premier, Andrew Fahie

Thursday, 8 February 2024 - 11:12pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has noted the verdict which was reached today in the case before the Miami Federal Court involving former Premier, Andrew Fahie.

Mike Freer MP Arrives In The BVI

Sunday, 5 November 2023 - 7:33pm

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Ministry of Justice, Mike Freer MP, arrived in the BVI on Sunday 5 November for a two day visit. His responsibilities include Courts and Legal services, and this includes the Overseas Territories.

Magistracy Holding Virtual Hearings Only

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 4:33pm

The public is advised that until further notice, hearings at the Magistrate’s Court will be conducted virtually. These include, Criminal, Civil, Traffic and Family matters.

Office Of the Director of Public Prosecutions to Close Sep 1

Tuesday, 29 August 2023 - 3:23pm

The public is notified that the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions will be closed on Friday, September, 1 to facilitate staff training, and will reopen on Monday, September 4.

Statement By Premier Wheatley With Update On Tackling Crime

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 10:55am

Your Excellency the Governor, Mr. John J Rankin CMG, esteemed Commissioner of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force, Mark Collins; members of the media, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning!

Press Statement From Governor John Rankin On Security and Policing

Thursday, 20 July 2023 - 5:05pm

I am pleased to be here this morning with the Premier and Commissioner of Police. Under the Constitution I have responsibility for the security of the Virgin Islands, including the police.  I do not shy away from that responsibility - it is my top priority.

Joint National Security Council Statement by Governor Rankin and Premier Wheatley on the Recent Murder in the Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 2 May 2023 - 12:31pm

The National Security Council met on Monday, 1 May following the murder at a residence near to the Stickett in Long Look on Sunday evening. 

Statement From The Office Of The Director Of Public Prosecutions - November 1, 2022

Tuesday, 1 November 2022 - 4:45pm

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) notes with disappointment the statement issued today by the Accused Myron Walwyn.