News: Crime & Punishment

Goldsmith And Driver Remanded For Robbery

Thursday, February 11, 2016 Two accused persons, who allegedly robbed a Tema-based engineer off his Toyota Camry saloon car at Dzorwulu, a suburb of Accra, have been remanded into custody by an Accra Circuit Court. The accused persons, Yaw Antwi Boasiako and Kwaku Akorsah, pleaded not guilty to the charge of conspiracy to c ...

Flagstaff House Orders Search, Arrest Of Fraudster

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 The Flag Staff House has ordered for search and arrest of Peter Sowatey, who posed as a National Security operative from the seat of government and defrauded a Chinese national of GHC36, 000. An unimpeachable source at the Flag Staff House told The Chronicle that the order is targeted at c ...

Woman Charged For Inserting Artificial Penis Into Co-Tenant’s Vagina

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 A woman, who allegedly inserted artificial penis into a co- tenant's vagina, after making her drunk on Monday, appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Queenie Akuffo, charged with unnatural carnal knowledge, pleaded not guilty. The Court, presided over by Mrs Abena Oppong Adjin-Doku, admitted Que ...

Beninoise Remanded For Possessing Guns

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 An Accra Circuit Court, presided over by Aboagye Tandoh, has remanded a 41 year old Beninoise national who was apprehended at the Aflao-Lome Border for possessing twelve single barrell guns. The suspect, Dennis Dableou, pleaded not guilty to the charge levelled against him on Tuesday morni ...
Adu Alex Odei and his Indian accomplice, Raj Pal, in police custody

Pastor, Indian Nabbed For Visa Fraud

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 A 31-year-old pastor of Believer's Power Ministry located at Amasaman in the Ga West municipality, has been arrested together with an alleged Indian accomplice for visa fraud. The suspects, Pastor Adu Alex Odei and Raj Pal, allegedly defrauded two Indians of various sums of money, including $ ...

Business Man Petitions IGP Over Police Brutalities

Friday, January 29, 2016 An Accra-based businessman has dragged one Chief Inspector Kingsley Adu of the Legon District Police Command before the Police Intelligence and Professional Standards Bureau (PIPS) for allegedly assaulting him during an arrest. He has called on the acting Inspector General of Police, John ...

Woman rapes woman using dildo after sedating her

Friday, January 29, 2016 A young woman has told the Anyah police of her disbelief when she realised that she had been raped by another woman, allegedly with an artificial penis, at Ablekuma, near Awoshie, in Accra. The 22-year-old victim, whose name has been withheld by the police, was taken to the police station in an u ...
convict Eric Ntiamoah

Labourer Caged For 25 Years … For Robbing And Raping Pregnant Woman

Thursday, January 28, 2016 A 35 year old labourer has been jailed 25years by an Accra Circuit Court, presided over by Mr. Aboagye Tandoh, for robbing and raping a pregnant woman, at Pokuase near Accra. Eric Asamoah pleaded not guilty to charges leveled against him, although all the prosecution witnesses pointed to h ...
Eric Asamoah

Rapist Robber Jailed 25 Years 

Thursday, January 28, 2016 A 35-year-old labourer was yesterday sentenced to 25 years imprisonment with hard labour for robbery by an Accra circuit court. The convict, Eric Asamoah, was standing trial for robbing a woman of her Nokia XL mobile phone and one travelling bag, both valued at GH 760. Eric, unsatisfied with ...
From left; Jerry Ankoma Jnr, Stephen Forson aka Joe Broni, and Lesley Adotey Allottey aka Hanson in police custody

3 Fake Dollar Traders Nabbed

Thursday, January 28, 2016 The Odorkor Divisional Police Command has apprehended three paddies who were trading in fake dollars at Odorkor and Sowutuom. The suspects are Jerry Ankoma Jnr, 36, Stephen Forson aka Joe Broni, 25, and Lesley Adotey Allottey aka Hanson, 30. They were apprehended at Ablekuma where they res ...

Kasoa Notorious Armed Robber Grabbed

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 A 25-year-old notorious armed robber, Michael Keelson, said to be recruiting young boys for his nefarious activities, has been arrested by the Kasoa District Police Command. He was fetched from his hideout at Opeikuma, a suburb of Kasoa, last Sunday, upon a tip off. His accomplice, however ...

Robbery Leader Nabbed At Kasoa

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 The Kasoa district police have arrested a man believed to have recruited robbers to terrorise residents of Amanfrom and Kasoa in the Central Region. The suspect, identified as Mike Keelson, 25, who was recently released on bail in a robbery case after being in custody for four years and described ...

Police grab Kasoa notorious robber

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 A man alleged to have recruited robbers to 'terrorise' residents of Amanfrom and Kasoa in the Central Region has been arrested by the Kasoa Police. The suspect, identified as Mike Kelson, 25, who was described by the police as a notorious and dangerous man, was arrested through police intelligenc ...
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