Crime & Punishment

Tema Notorious Burglars Busted

Thursday, April 17, 2014 Norbert Nyake was said to have been arrested last Thursday dawn by the police at Gbetsile in the Kpone-Katamanso District of Accra whilst carrying a black school bag containing implements to facilitate his dubious work. Two iron cutters, a pair of scissors, machete, two HTC mobiles phones, a Sam ...

Man Arrested For Duping 2 Pastors

Thursday, April 17, 2014 The suspect David Kofi Adjei A 30-year-old man has been arrested by the Odorkor police for defrauding two pastors to the tune of GH 5,400 under the pretext of getting them cow legs. The suspect, David Kofi Adjei, now in police custody, according to superintendent Abraham Acquaye, th ...

Kombian Trial Adjourned

Thursday, April 17, 2014 Johnson Kombian The trial of Johnson Kombian the notorious suspected armed robber serving prison term for breaking jail was yesterday adjourned by an Accra Fast Track High Court. This was after Marina Appiah, the state attorney prosecuting the case, had told the court, presided over by Jus ...

Car Snatcher Blames Witches

Thursday, April 17, 2014 Thomas Adenkia was arrested by the Abuakwa Police in Kumasi after failing to snatch a Toyota Fortuner with registration number GT 3010-13 at knife-point. The driver of the car mustered courage and sped off, but Thomas firmly held the steering wheel. The car eventually veered off the road and ...

11 'Goro Boys' Rounded Up At Weija DVLA

Thursday, April 17, 2014 The Goro boys in police custody at the Weija District Police Station. Picture: Musah Yahaya Jafaru The police have arrested 11 suspected middlemen or goro boys for allegedly issuing fake vehicle registration documents, roadworthy stickers and drivers licences to customers of the Driver and ...

Drug carriers expel pellets on flight

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Three drug carriers who could not withstand the pain of having drugs concealed in their tummies for a long period had no option but to expel some on the flight before their arrival at the Kotoka International Airport KIA. The three men, a Ghanaian and two Nigerians, were arrested on arrival, a ...

Man, 25, Stabbed To Death

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 The deceased, JosephAdjei Adjetey, 25, was stabbed twice at the back and in the neck by suspect, Joseph Darko around 11pm on Sunday, April 6, 2014. Darko has not been seen after allegedly committing the heinous act. The paper gathered the suspect stabbed the deceased after an argument. ...

Top Cop Jailed 10yrs

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 GAOLED InspectorEnoch Lamptey Enoch Lamptey, the Chief Inspector who assisted nine others to steal underground cables worth GH700,000.00 belonging to Vodafone Ghana Limited, was yesterday sentenced to10 years imprisonment for abetment of crime by an Accra Circuit Court, while six of the suspect ...
Mohammed Alhassan, IGP

Driver Jailed For Credit Cards Theft

Monday, April 14, 2014 Mohammed Alhassan, IGP A Tarkwa circuit court has sentenced Jacob Degbortse, a 31- year-old driver, to two years imprisonment for stealing credit cards worth GH6,600. He pleaded guilty to the offence. Prosecuting, Chief Inspector Florence Tawiah told the court presided over by Mr. Samuel Obe ...

Police Arrest Clearing Agent

Friday, April 11, 2014 Alleged fraudster; Elvis Kwesi Nyantakyi. ELVIS KWESI Nyantakyi, a 30-year-old clearing agent who allegedly defrauded an importer under the pretext of clearing a vehicle for the importer has been arrested by the Community 2 District Police Headquarters. The culprit, a reside ...

Notorious Thief Nabbed At Teshie

Friday, April 11, 2014 Suspect Dennis Quaye in police custody A 23-year-old mobile phone repairer who is adept at breaking into peoples homes and stealing their valuable items at Teshie has been apprehended by the police. The suspect, Dennis Quaye, 23, was arrested in the act and nearly lynched by residents when po ...

Pastor rapes unconscious student after applying 'anointing oil'

Thursday, April 10, 2014 Pastor Isaac Asante, the 25-year-old man accused of having sex with a 19-year-old student of Akwamuman Senior High School, has appeared before an Accra Magistrate Court. Asante is said to have raped the victim after giving her some anointing oil to drink ostensibly to protect her from demonic ...

K'dua Robbers Jailed 70 Years

Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Two out of the seven suspected armed robbers standing trial for several robberies in the New Juaben Municipality, Samuel Kwame Akwetey, 35 and Isaac Agormor, 22 both masons have been sentenced to 35 years imprisonment each with hard labour in the trial of one of the cases involving them. The ...
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