An Accra High Court has set aside a judgment by a Juvenile court that jailed a final-year student of Achimota Senior High School for killing a female student.
A police officer has confessed to taking GHS10,000 from a parent of one of two robbers, who were jailed for a robbery incident.
A bread seller near the Kwabenya District Police Headquarters is alleged to have aided the jailbreak that led to the shooting and killing of an officer and escape of seven inmates.
Some suspected armed robbers have attempted breaking into a shop at Kwabenya in Accra, few days after a police officer was shot dead during a jailbreak.
A 17-year-old Junior High School pupil, Emmanuel Gyan is in police custody for allegedly killing his own mother over his missing mobile phone memory card.
The Second Lady, Samira Bawumia, is threatening legal action against those behind the creation of fake social media accounts in her name.
A former employee of La Bianca Company Limited, a leading frozen foods distributor in Ghana has been arrested at Pokuase after several months of hiding.
Police in the Northern Region have arrested 40 persons in connection with the burning down of two communities that has led to the death of two individuals.
State prosecutors have gathered 53 pieces of incriminating evidence, including video, pictures against 14 persons accused of murdering Major Maxwell Adam Mahama.
The Seventh-Day Adventist Church is asking for justice for members of the Adoato-Adumanu branch who were attacked by a gang of armed robbers on the eve of Christmas
The Akyem Tafo Youth Movement has asked the governing NPP to fulfil its promise of ensuring that killers of J.B. Danquah Adu are duly prosecuted and convicted.
Four teenagers arrested in connection with an alleged gang-rape captured on video at Bantama in Kumasi will not appear before the court despite being remanded to reappear Wednesday
A University of Cape Coast security officer is in the grip of the police for allegedly raping and killing his ex-girlfriend on the Eve of Christmas.
A 30-year-old woman and two men are in the in the grip of the Suhum police for unlawfully possessing dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp.
The fourth suspect accused of gang-raping a young lady captured in a video that has gone viral has been arrested by police in Kumasi.
The Accra High Court has sentenced a driver to death by hanging after a seven-member jury found him guilty of the murder of two African-American women in Akwamufie in the Eastern Region in 2015.
The 19-year-old boy standing trial for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old girl failed to turn up in court when the case was called last week, our correspondent has reported.
A middle-aged woman from Tamale has been slapped with 12months imprisonment with hard labor by a Magistrate Court in Dambai for trafficking her 8-year-old son.
Two unemployed friends who attacked and robbed a trader and her granddaughter of a mobile phone, handbag and eighty Ghana cedis have been slapped with a 15-year jail term.
A Circuit Court at Nsuta has sentenced an electrician to two years imprisonment for forging documents of two public institutions.
The Ashanti regional police has been accused of killing two suspects, one of whom is a 38-year-old man at Asawase a suburb of the regional capital, Kumasi.
The Police MTTD says it will now be able to arrest in real time, offenders of road traffic laws and prosecute them, with the introduction of the smart drivers’ license.
A month after declaring war on activities of land guards in the capital, the Accra Regional Police Commander is reporting progress with the arrests and prosecution of culprits.
A 9-year-old was grisly defiled by a man in the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abirem District in the Central Region and was left to die after her intestines surged.
Residents of Bantama and other communities in the Constituency say armed robbery is on the ascendency in the area.
A 19-year-old pupil teacher of Sureso Star Preparatory school in the Wassa Amenfi West district has been remanded into prison custody by the Tarkwa circuit court for allegedly defiling a 15-year-old girl.
The Gender Minister says her outfit is liaising with other agencies for justice to be carried out for the four-year-old girl who was defiled at Assin Adadientem.
Two men have been dragged to the Accra Circuit Court for allegedly defrauding an Indian businessman of $40,000 in a gold and diamond deal.
The Central Regional Police Commander has been tasked to investigate the case in which a four-year-old girl was defiled at Assin Adadientem.
The Ashanti Regional Police have arrested a 34-year-old man who has been parading himself as a law lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
Gender advocate, Angela Dwamena Aboagye says the state institutions are being “irresponsible” by their failure to follow up on a defilement case at Assin Adadientem.
The chief of Adadientem village where a four-year-old girl was allegedly defiled, is a cousin to the 17-year-old suspect, Joy News has learnt.
The Police in Assin Fosu have failed to pick the suspect who allegedly defiled a four-year-old girl at Adadientem more than a week after it was reported.
A gun battle between police officers and armed robbers at Omenako near Suhum on the Accra-Kumasi highway at dawn on Tuesday has left a 17-year-old boy injured.
Mobile telecommunication giant, MTN, has refuted claims that workers in the organisation are responsible for the fraud perpetrated on its mobile money account holders.
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.
Some parents are said to be disgracefully obtaining a financial advantage from crimes inflicted on their children, particularly those who are defiled.
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.