Endemic trees reported stolen from Millennium Forest

Police are investigating the alleged theft of gumwood and rosemary trees from St Helena’s Millennium Forest on Wednesday, 31 October 2012. No further details have been given, but Detective Sergeant Clarence Roberts said officers would be making regular visits to the area. “If anyone is seen that looks suspicious, they will be dealt with accordingly,” […]

Jamestown vandal strikes in daylight

Police are investigating after a car was vandalised in the museum car park in Jamestown on 31 August 2012. The weekly crime report says: “Deliberate scratch damage was caused to all the panels on the nearside of the car, resulting in extensive damage.” The incident happened during the day. Officers also dealt with an assault […]

Island works to end heartache caused by sex offenders

Special efforts are being made to help sex offenders on St Helena avoid committing further crimes when they are released from prison. A sex offenders register could also be set up as part of changes to the criminal code, according to the island’s human rights plan. Last week the British government offered to help its […]

Three bailed in false-evidence case

St Helena Police have arrested three people on suspicion of committing perjury. The three are alleged to have made false statements in a recent court case. They were released on conditional bail and ordered to return to police headquarters on 17 July 2012.