News: Crime & Punishment
Agyeman Prempeh

Ghana Court Finds Us-based Shipper And Agent Liable For Damage Caused To Shipment

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 An Adenta District Magistrate Court in Accra has made a landmark ruling, which is likely to hold overseas shippers accountable, holding a US-based shipper, Mr. Agyeman Prempeh, and his agent, liable for damage caused to goods that was shipped from Virginia, US, to Ghana. The court, preside ...

V/R: Teacher, 25, Arrested For Killing 5-Year-Old Boy

Monday, August 22, 2016 A 25-year-old pupil teacher, Atigah Koame Agbessi is the grips of the Akatsi Police in the Volta region for allegedly murdering a 5-year-old boy in the area. According to a Starr News source, the suspect who reportedly carried out the act at Anta-Estate a suburb of Akatsi, was in pr ...

5 Shot As Residents Set Donkorkrom Police Station On Fire

Thursday, August 18, 2016 http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/818201614334 1.9729734.jpg Irate residents of Donkorkrom in the Afram Plains North district of the Eastern region have set the police station there on fire over clashes with the law enforcement body. The locals clashed with police person ...

Man Arrested Over Attempts To Steal Minerats At Kanda Mosque

Thursday, August 18, 2016 A middle-aged man was almost lynched Wednesday night when he attempted stealing minarets used in decorating the Kanda mosque in Accra. The man sustained injuries after he was beaten mercilessly for climbing the newly built mosque to collect the minarets. Minerats are used for the beautific ...

2 Robbers Get 100 Years

Saturday, August 13, 2016 Two men who use taxi cabs to rob unsuspecting passengers in Kumasi and towns in the Bekwai Municipality of the Ashanti Region of their money and possessions have been sentenced to a total of 100 years' imprisonment. A trader, Akwasi Frimpong aka Alhassan, 38, and his accomplice, Isaac Boateng, ak ...
The designated place for packing motorbikes, Sunyani COCOBOD

Daily Guide Robbed

Saturday, August 13, 2016 DAILY GUIDE's motorbike that was parked at the yard of the Cocoa House in Sunyani has been stolen. The black Haojin motorbike, with registration number M-10 BA 299, is used by staff to distribute newspapers to the districts. Most tenants in the building usually park their motor ...

Learner Driver Runs Over Woman

Saturday, August 13, 2016 A 76-year-old woman has been killed by a learner driver at Tamale, the Northern Regional capital. The learner driver, Zainab Shaibu, believed to be the mother of Alhassan Suhuyini, parliamentary candidate of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Tamale South Constituency of the Nor ...

Murder At Kaneshie

Saturday, August 13, 2016 The Kaneshie District police have apprehended a 22-year-old head potter for allegedly stabbing his colleague to death. The suspect, Kwame Adu, allegedly stabbed Frederick Gyasi Nimako, 22, with a broken bottle during a scuffle. The body of Gyasi Nimako has since been deposited at the Police Ho ...

Nigerian Cell Mate Harassing Me – JB’s ‘Killer’ Cries

Friday, August 5, 2016 Daniel Asiedu, the self-confessed murderer of Abuakwa North Member of Parliament Joseph Boakye Danquah has revealed that a Nigerian cell mate at the Legon Police Station has been harassing him. He has since been transferred to the Kotobabi Police cells to enable him avoid further confronta ...

A/R: Court Orders Transfer Of 'Killer' Teacher Who Murdered Husband

Friday, August 5, 2016 A magistrate court in the Ashanti region has ordered the prison transfer of a female teacher, who allegedly murdered her husband in Kumasi. Adwoa Oppong Pokuaa has being held at the Jachie Police Station since June 30, after she allegedly killed the husband at the Kumasi High School, but t ...

Man Beaten To Death For Stealing

Saturday, July 23, 2016 Residents of Flattop along the akweteman N1 Road on Saturday 23 July woke up to an early morning unpleasant sight as a young man was lying lifeless along the road. The unidentified young man was found dead along the Akweteman N1 Road. According to eye withness the unidentified man was c ...

Four Car Snatchers Including 18-year-old Girl Nabbed

Monday, July 4, 2016 Four suspected car snatchers including an 18-year-old girl have been arrested by the Fadama police in Accra. The suspects, according to reports snatched a brand new taxi car at Suhum in the Eastern region Saturday morning. They include:19-year-old David Asare, Richard Awotey 18, Gideon Addo 18 ...

Visa Fraud Syndicate Nabbed In Accra

Monday, June 27, 2016 Three men have been arrested by the Accra Regional Police Command for issuing fake visas and passports to travelers. The syndicate allegedly issued other forged documents including fake bank details to prospective travelers. The suspects who bear different names on various ID cards were nabbed ...
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