The Wa Circuit Court has sentenced a former teller at the Wa branch of Stanbic Bank to 10 years imprisonment with hard labor for stealing ¢287,000.00 belonging to the bank.
At least three Ghanaians have been arrested over large-scale romance fraud in which some £5 million has been stolen from 16 Britons.
The police in Ashanti Region have arrested 245 suspected criminals and sex workers at various criminal dens in the Kumasi.
The Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) says there has been a reduction in armed robbery incidents in residential areas across the country.
Armed robbers Tuesday night shot and killed Anthony K. Fouliber, a nurse at Sawla Polyclinic when the minibus he was traveling in was attacked.
A 25-year-old man, Prince Baah, has been arrested by the police in Koforidua for impersonation and unlawful possession of police accoutrement.
A Juvenile Court in Accra has sentenced an 18-year-old third-year student of Achimota Senior High School, who shot a female colleague with his father’s single barrel gun to sentenced to three years imprisonment.
Police at Manso Nkwanta in the Amansie West District have gunned down three suspected armed robbers following a gun battle with a police patrol team.
A polling station secretary of the ruling New Patriotic Party in the Nsuta-Kwamang-Beposo Constituency has been remanded into prison custody for an offensive conduct.
Two friends dared the gods to steal gold ore worth GHC116, 000 from a shrine at Wiamoase in the Ashanti Region.
A hospitalised victim of a shooting incident at Alajo in Accra has died, a family source has confirmed to Joy News.
Police Prosecutors handling the trial of 20 persons accused of murdering Maxwell Mahama have revealed, they are on a manhunt for 13 more persons took part in the murder of the soldier.
The branch manager of Mawarko Fast Food, Jihad Chabaan, has been jailed nine months after he was found guilty of assault and causing harm to a caterer at the restaurant.
The Medical Superintendent of New Abirim Government Hospital Dr. Osei Bonsu has been arrested for allegedly stealing items belonging to the hospital.
Police in the Volta Region have arrested 13 persons at Aflao believed to be attacking travelling who cross the border to Togo.
Two beneficiaries of the Youth Employment Agency in the West Akyem Municipal Assembly of the Eastern Region, are being investigated for fraud.
A 20-year sentence handed to five armed robbers by a Circuit Court in Tema was enough to turn five robbers against each other in a nasty brawl, Monday.
The police have apprehended 15 suspects, including a woman for the alleged killing of Constable Daniel Owusu at Abeka Lapaz last Thursday afternoon.
The IGP David Asante Apeatu has announced a GH¢10,000 reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of two armed men who shot two police officers at Abeka Lapaz.
A state attorney, Joyce Debrah, was expected to start the committal proceedings yesterday but requested for more time to do certain minor corrections and refile the bill of indictment and summary of evidence.
A 27-year-old Kente weaver who is alleged to have been involved in the murder of his wife, Esther Amoasi, 25, has been arrested in the Agotime Ziope District of the Volta Region.
Fresh evidence intercepted by Joy News shows that notorious Nigerian billionaire kidnapper did not only fraudulently secure a Ghanaian passport, but he also acquired one for the wife and two of his children.
Police prosecutors in Cape Coast have discontinued the case against the first batch of seven suspects said to have taken part in the lynching of Major Maxwell Mahama.
The Tuobodom Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday remanded a beneficiary of the YEA, Awuni Kwame Nelson, into prison custody for defrauding by false pretense.
A Kumasi-based businessman has been fingered as a key suspect by the family of the 78-year-old hotel owner who was stabbed to death on Monday.
The Police at Atomic, Kwabenya have arrested three men suspected to be involved in the killing of a development chief at Ardeyman near Amasaman in the Greater Accra Region.
The Accra Regional Police Command says it has begun investigations into the murder of Nii Tettey Sarbah, Nkusuohene of Amasaman, who was shot and butchered to death by unknown assailants.
Captain Maxwell Adam Mahama was lynched on Monday, May 29, by some residents of Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central region where he had been stationed.
A member of the Council of State, Samuel Okudzeto is calling on leadership of the country to as a matter of urgency, rise against increasing incidents of mob justice.
A Cape Coast District Court has remanded into police custody the Seven persons suspected to have played roles in the brutal killing of the Commander of an Army detachment.
One of the men captured in a video of the lynching of Captain Maxwell Adam Mahama, has been found dead.
Prof. Ken Agyeman Attafuah says the horrific killing of a Captain of the Ghana Army is a reflection of the “wicked and unforgiving” nature of Ghanaians as a people.
The security agencies in the Central Region are closing in on all those who participated in the dastardly killing of a military commander posted to the town of Denkyira-Obuasi, Monday.
Security Analyst, Dr. Emmanuel Kwesi Aning has expressed anxiety about the general acceptance and glorification of violence and mob justice Ghanaians.
Police in the Denkyira-Obuasi District where residents lynched a young military officer are accusing the military of hampering investigations into the incident.
Former President Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has called for calm and restraint as the security agencies investigate the unfortunate lynching of a serving military officer at Denkyira-Obuasi.
President Nana Akufo-Addo has condemned the horrific killing of the commanding officer of a military detachment guarding a mine at Denkyira-Obuase in the Central Region.
The uncle of Captain Maxwell Mahama, young military officer lynched by Denkyira-Obuasi residents on Monday, said the family wants justice to bring a closure to his gruesome killing.
Former President John Dramani Mahama expressed sadness over the gruesome murder of an army officer, Capt. Maxwell Mahama in the Central Region.
The two men standing trial for allegedly killing the Abuakwa North MP, Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu in February last year have been discharged.
The late Captain Maxwell Mahama, who was murdered at Denkyira-Obuasi, was about to be promoted to a ‘Major’ after he successfully sat his examinations a few weeks ago.
At least one person was found dead on her farm at Alavanyo-Kpeme in the Volta Region, following sporadic gunshots in the area Friday.
The Police Criminal Investigations Department has visited crime scenes where two residents of Nkonya in the Volta Region were murdered last week.
Armed robbers attacked and raided the Ashongman residence of University of Ghana lecturer Dr. Benedicta Fosu-Mensah at gunpoint, Sunday dawn.
The body of a teenager believed to have been raped, murdered and dumped close to her home has thrown entire Jamasi township into mourning.
A 71-year-old driver who allegedly poured acid on his son and an eight-year-old granddaughter has been remanded into Police custody by an Accra Circuit Court.
The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly Circuit Court has ordered a man accused of robbing an ambulance driver of his mobile phones and cash at knifepoint to be held in prison custody.
The police in Kumasi have arrested five members of the NPP-affiliated vigilante group, Delta Force, over the attack on the Ashanti Regional Security Coordinator, George Agyei.
The commander in-charge of the East Legon Police Station, DSP Emmanuel Basintale, and six other junior police officers have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a gold fraud.
A houseboy at Ofankor in the Ga West municipality of the Greater Accra Region has been arrested for allegedly killing his 'master', Samuel Kwabena Poku, aged 60.
Police in Ashanti region has arrested a 27-year-old man believed to have played a major role in the assault of a taxi driver leading to his death at Nima, a suburb of Kumasi.
A Kumasi Circuit court on Friday remanded into prison custody one of the key suspects in a case in which a 27-year old woman was stripped naked and molested publicly for stealing at Kejetia in Kumasi