News: Crime & Punishment

90 Year Old Man Kept In Police Cells For Several Days Without Bail

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Help The Aged, a local NGO operating in Ghana with the aim of seeing to the welfare of the aged in society has been asked to take interest and institute investigations into circumstances by which a 90 year old sick old, Aboyella Ayariga, was arrested and locked up in police cells for several ...

Trader And Apprentice Granted Ghc 6,000.00 For Defrauding Abusinessman

Monday, July 27, 2015 Trader and apprentice have been granted GHC 6,000.00 bail with two sureties each by the Tarkwa Circuit Court for defrauding one Eric Asem Blay with cash sum of GHC 2,000.00. The accused persons, Desmond Kofi Fordjour alias Sika Gari aged 26yrs and Patrick Ackah alias Voda aged 23yrs both p ...

Court Convicts Electrician For Stealing Hospital Electrical Appliances

Monday, July 27, 2015 Mampong (Ash) July 27---Alhassan Mohammed,27,self-employed electrician at Asante Mampong is to spend the next four years in prison for stealing some electrical appliances valued GHs 2,500 property of Asante Mampong Municipal Hospital. He pleaded guilty for unlawful entry and stealing when ...

Taxi Driver Blames Step - Mother For Bewitching Him To Steal

Monday, July 27, 2015 Mampong (Ash) July 27 mdash;Yaw Addo, a taxi driver who appeared before Mampong District court for stealing yams valued GHs 3,000 from a complainant rsquo;s farm attributed his stealing habit to his step -mother who he said has bewitched him to steal during the middle of the year for the past thr ...

Another Amanfrom Robber Nabbed

Thursday, July 23, 2015 The Accra Regional police have apprehended a suspected armed robber believed to be part of the gang of six that attacked some residents of Amanfrom and robbed them of assorted items. The suspect, identified as Abdullai Ibrahim, 26, was apprehended on July 21, 2015 at Budumburam Camp in the ...

Nigerian Robbers Raid ADB Bank

Monday, July 20, 2015 The suspected robbers and the money The two suspected Nigerian armed robbers who allegedly broke into the Kpeve branch of the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) in the Volta Region will be facing a court in Ho tomorrow, Tuesday, July 21, 2013. The two, Toisin Robert, 40, and Ndubisi Prin ...

Mason, Footballer And Tailor Granted Bail For Gambling

Monday, July 20, 2015 A mason, footballer and tailor have been granted bail in the sum of GHC5,000.00 with two sureties each by the Tarkwa Circuit Court presided over by Mr. Justice Obeng Asante. The accused persons, Dodzie Mawule, Yakubu Razak and Emmanuel Asare pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to commit crime ...

3 SIM Box Fraudsters arrested

Friday, July 17, 2015 The Communication Fraud Task Force has arrested three suspected SIM Box fraudsters. Three persons, including a 16-year-old boy, have been arrested by the Communication Fraud Task Force for sim-box fraud. The suspects were Selassi Dorfenyo, 24, Nicholas Ntsu, 16, and Eric Akpanya, 30. CID CO ...

Man Convicted For Stealing Cash

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 Oscar Christian, a 23-year-old unemployed at Asikafoamantem, a suburb of Asankragwa, has been sentenced to 36 months Imprisonment for stealing an amount sum of GHC 950.00, the property of one Nii Kwasi. Christian who was charged with stealing and unlawful entry pleaded guilty to the offenc ...

Man Bites Lover’s Clitoris Over Infidelity

Thursday, July 9, 2015 Residents of Koforidua Asokore Kuma in the Eastern region are on the heels of a man who allegedly bit the clitoris of his lover. The suspect carried out the act during a sexual intercourse based on suspicions that the lady was cheating. An eyewitness who narrated the incident to Star ...

6 Robbers Jailed 25 Years Each

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Six robbers were on Tuesday sentenced to 25-years imprisonment in hard labour each by the Tarkwa Circuit Court for robbing passengers of their eight (8) mobile phones and monies valued GHC 23,460.00 at Sureso on the Asankragwa ndash;Bawdie road. The accused persons, Fatawu Fuseini , Kwasi ...

Farmer Sentenced To 12 Month For Stealing Mining Felts

Saturday, July 4, 2015 A 27 year old farmer has been sentenced to 12 month imprisonment in hard labor by the Tarkwa Circuit Court for stealing felts valued Ghc 7,095.50 belonging to AngloGold Ashante Iduapriem Mine, Tarkwa. The accused person, Richard Mensah pleaded guilty and he was convicted on his own plea. Passi ...

Welder Sentenced To Fifteen (15) Months

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Tarkwa Circuit Court has slapped electrical welder to 15 month imprisonment for stealing one 32 inches plasma television, one OLAF Ludwig DVD and cash sum of GHC 500.00 given the total of GHC 1,600.00, the property of one Francis Aidoo. The accused person, Isaac Quiacoe pleaded guilty to c ...
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