A 21-year old tricycle rider and resident of Adagya in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti region has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for having unnatural carnage of a Class 6 pupil.
The Accra Region Police says it has made giant strides in clamping down on crime after the arrest of seven hardened criminals, a spiritualist and an imposter who poses as a CID officer before robbing his victims
An electrical technician in Kasoa who stole meters belonging to the Electricity Company of Ghana has been fined GH¢4,800.
Two police officers have been detained in Kasoa in the Central region after one of them gunned down a civilian at a drinking bar.
An Accra High court has ordered an Assistant Commissioner of Police to come and explained as to how the Ghana Police Service owed one of the suspects involved in the kidnapping of the two Canadian women.
Nine persons, who allegedly appropriated cash in the sum of GH₵ 135,330 belonging to the Agricultural Development Bank, have been arraigned.
The Central Regional Police Command has arrested 14 suspected criminals at Adade and Kasoa Zongo in the Awutu Senya East Municipality.
A teacher who allegedly swindled a woman of GH¢60,000 in Appeadu near Kumasi has been arraigned in court.
The Akropong-Akuapem Circuit Court has granted bail in the sum of GH¢10,000 with two sureties to Michael Owusu, 24, for allegedly inflicting cutlass wounds on one Robert Yeboah, a farmer at Adamorobe in the Eastern Region.
Security Analyst, Adam Bonaa, says that religion has completely failed in combating and dealing with crime.
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), James Oppong-Boanuh, has promised a crime-free country.
An Accra Circuit Court has remanded a trader for allegedly biting off the forefinger of General Seargent Kwame Abu, when attempting to arrest him for misconduct.
After being declared wanted for acts treason, the self-acclaimed leader of the Western Togoland, has told government he still in the country.
A driver and his mate found guilty by the Weija Circuit court for assaulting a police constable in the line of duty have been spared jail time.
The Auditor-General has escalated his feud with the Economic and Organised Crimes Office to the High Court’s Human Rights Division.
The Ho District Court has ordered the arrest of Charles Kwame Kudzordzi and two others, over their unlawful declaration of the Volta Region as a sovereign state.
A 13-year-old girl at a village in Chereponi has been abducted and allegedly turned into a sex slave, because her father failed to complete payment of the bride price of her mother.
Another suspect standing trial for the killing of two police officers at Budumburam in the Central Region, has been discharged.
Former Executive Director of the Ghana Integrity Initiative has described the ongoing feud between the Economic and Organised Crimes Office and the Auditor General as unfortunate.
The Economic Organised Crime Office has lost its power to investigate procurement breaches to the Office of the Special Prosecutor, a private legal Practitioner has asserted.
A joint operation by the security agencies in Kagara has led to the seizure of 73 locally manufactured long guns and a locally-manufactured pistol.
Her Ladyship the Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo has issued a Practice Direction regarding bail and consequential matters.
A trader from Fosu-Newtown who allegedly conspired with his mother to kill his two-year-old daughter was on Friday remanded into prison custody by a Magistrate Court in Cape Coast.
A 32-year-old man, Abudulai Mustapha, is said to have been shot and killed by police personnel in Daboya for allegedly stabbing another officer with a knife.
The Bekwai Circuit Court in the Ashanti Region has sentenced a 26-year-old man who defiled a three-year-old girl to 22-years imprisonment with hard labour.
The Western Regional Police Command has reportedly arrested a key suspect in relation to the murder of New Patriotic Party (NPP) Treasurer, Mark Ofori, of the Takoradi Constituency.
Four persons have been arrested in Walewale in the North East Region for allegedly breaking into the private residence of the Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia.
A couple has been critically injured at Kasseh, a suburb of Ada in the Greater Accra Region after unknown gunmen attacked them in their home Thursday dawn.
Ghana Police Service has arrested four persons suspected to be part of a gang that robbed the private residence of the Vice President in Walewale.
Traditional authorities at Juaben in Ashanti region are calling for intensified security surveillance to curb rising crime in the area.
An Assistant Commissioner of Police detained for his alleged involvement in a coup plot, has refused to eat.
The arrest and detention of an Assistant Commissioner of Police linked to “an elaborated plot to destabilise the state,” have been christened witch-hunt.
Security Analyst Colonel Festus Aboagye has urged the state to be cautious of its dealings with ACP Dr. Agordzor on the matter of his involvement in the recent coup plot because the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI)’s invitation does not mean he is complicit.
Ahead of the 2020 budget, Judicial workers are calling for an upward review of their salaries, threatening a sit-down strike should the government fail to accede to their demand.
Two robbery attacks that occurred at two different times, all at the same spot, have left in their wake, two separate bodies of drivers who were shot and killed by alleged robbers.
The Ashanti Region police are investigating a man who allegedly defied a police officer's order to stop at an accident scene until he was arrested by a citizen at the Kumasi Airport.
A senior police officer has been reportedly picked up by security operatives for his alleged involvement in an elaborate plot to destabilise the country.
The Western Regional police and the family of the governing NPP treasurer for the Takoradi constituency have placed a ¢50,000 bounty on the assailant who killed him in his room.
A 32-year-old unemployed young man has been remanded by the Koforidua Circuit Court ‘B’ for attempting to defraud three persons while posing as a UK-based Ghanaian doctor.
Lawyer for Eric Kojo Duah, the man accused of murdering two policemen, has asked the court to order a psychiatric evaluation of his client.
A 29-year-old mason who defiled and impregnated an 11-year-old girl has been sentenced to eight years imprisonment, by a Kumasi Circuit Court.
A Kumasi Circuit Court has sentenced a 38-year old corn mill operator to nine years imprisonment for defiling a nine-year-old at Fankyenebra in Kumasi.
Kwame Owusu, a 23-year-old driver in Kumasi has been jailed for three years for stealing musical instruments from different churches.
A 29-year old man, Ali Moro has been arrested for assaulting an official of the National Identification Authority at Kharyya D. A. Primary school at Sabongida in the Northern regional capital, Tamale.
A 24-year-old man, Madji Solomon, has been jailed for 10 years for stealing a motorbike of a farmer in Dodowa of the Greater Accra Region.
A 77-year-old man has been arrested on a marijuana farm at Mem, a suburb of Atebeubu in the Bono East region.
A vulcanizer apprentice, who allegedly defiled a six-year-old girl at Teshie, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court charged with defilement.
A 45-year-old Boxer accused of having sex with an 11-year-old girl at Otordzo, near Dansoman in Accra has been admitted to bail by an Accra circuit court.
A Vulcanizer apprentice, who allegedly defiled a six-year-old girl at Teshie, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court charged with defilement.
Six men claiming to be police officers on patrol have allegedly butchered and killed a 33-year-old driver, Kofi Ampoma.
Four persons have been granted a GH¢50,000.00 bail with two sureties each for allegedly stealing 40 pieces of tyres valued at GH¢50,000.00 belonging to PDS.
An 18-year-old motor rider who stole three mobile phones valued at GH¢1,000 at Subriso, near Tepa in the Ahafo Ano-North Municipality, has been sentenced to 18 months imprisonment by the Nkawie Circuit Court.