The woman who inflicted knife wound on the hand of her 5-year-old step-son leading to its amputation has been convicted to a fine of Gh¢ 1,020 or in default, go to jail for 18 months.
The Police Administration says it is investigating claims that a senior CID officer investigating the murder of Abuakwa North MP, tried to hit on the widow.
The unfolding drama of the tragic tale of kidnapping that has bedeviled the people of Takoradi appears to present fresh scene with each passing day.
An Accra Circuit Court on Monday remanded two persons for allegedly defrauding a policewoman of ¢60,000 under the pretext of clearing her two vehicles from the port for her.
Families of 3 kidnapped ladies in Takoradi yesterday had a rude awakening when it emerged in court that the persons helping to locate their missing relations were actually behind the jailbreaking of the only person who is purported to know the whereabouts of their relatives.
A police officer who allegedly collected ¢70,000 from a Chinese national under the pretext of dropping a case being investigated by EOCO has appeared before a Circuit Court in Accra.
A 39-year-old employee of Group Nduom (GN) Bank now savings and loan company has been put before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly misappropriating cash in the sum of ¢732,000.
The suspect in the kidnapping of three girls in Takoradi revealed in court Monday that a police investigator helped him break jail.
The President of the GJA has heaped praises on the Ghana Police Service for arresting six people in connection with the murder of Ahmed Hussein-Suale.
Two men are in the custody of the Sowutuom police in Accra, for allegedly beating a houseboy to death after they accused him of stealing a mobile phone.
A 37-year-old farmer who allegedly had sex with his three stepdaughters and attempted to abort the pregnancy of one of them has been arrested by the Twifo Damang Police.
The two men accused of killing Adams Mahama, expressed different sentiments when they made their first appearance at the Accra Central Court together Tuesday.
The family of Gregory Afoko has expressed “disappointment and outrage at last minute filing of a Nolle Prosequai by the Attorney-General in the matter involving their son.”
EOCO, says it has secured a court order confirming the freezing of assets of Menzgold and other related businesses belonging to its CEO, Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM 1).
Two men who allegedly robbed a prostitute they had arranged to have sex with at Nungua near Accra have been put before the Accra circuit court.
A bus conductor (driver’s mate) who absconded with the daily sales of his master to cater for his pregnant wife has been sentenced to a month’s imprisonment by a District Court in Accra.
The Koforidua Circuit Court has sentenced a cook to seven years’ imprisonment with hard labour for kidnapping a four-year-old boy.
The Police Cyber Crime Unit says it has recorded 10 cases of extortion by sex, referred to as ‘sextortion’, since the beginning of this year.
Following several high profile killings just 17 days into the New Year, a retired Police Director of Operations has admonished Ghanaians to take their personal security seriously.
The Central Regional Police Command has arrested four persons in connection with the murder of a 14-year-old girl, Ivy Tsibu, for alleged ritual purposes at Twifo Agona in the Central Region.
Two people believed to be members of syndicate which produces fake Defective Vehicle (DV) registration plates have been arrested
A prison officer has been arrested at the gate of the Ankaful Maximum Security Prison after he attempted to smuggle dried leaves suspected to be Indian Hemp into the prison.
Ashanti Regional Criminal Investigations Department has taken over investigations into alleged rape of a woman who died from the ordeal at Buokrom
A 28-year old man suspected of kidnapping has escaped police cells in the Western regional city, Takoradi, triggering a manhunt.
Four people, including a middle-aged woman have been picked up by the Buokrom police over the death of a 37-year old plantain chips seller believed to have been raped to death
The family of Reverend David Nabegmado, the Assemblies of God pastor who was brutally stabbed and killed by his nephew, has come out to denounce his actions.
The devil is having his day menacing a small rural town, according to a bizarre Facebook post from local authorities.
State Prosecutors in the trial of Dr Stephen Opuni and Mr Seidu Agongo,on Wednesday objected to tendering of a document through its witness.
Ghana has begun processes towards the establishment of One-Stop Centres for persons who suffer violence and abuses of all kinds, especially children.
Police in Kumasi have arrested two key suspects in the murder of a final- year student of the Effiduase Senior High Commercial School in the Ashanti Region.
Robbers have made away with more than ¢100,000 from one of the biggest supermarket in Cape Coast in the Central region.
Three persons have been arrested in connection with the shooting incident which left four police officers, including a senior officer wounded in Asiwa in the Bosome Freho District
Police in Suhum have impounded five large wraps of dried leaves suspected to be Indian Hemp, aka ‘wee’.
A police officer manning a barrier at a Kumasi suburb in the Ashanti region shot into a commercial vehicle loaded with passengers, injuring an Indian.
Detective Chief Inspector Augustine Nkrumah from the Criminal Investigative Department (CID) headquarters has told an Accra High Court that the police did not find anything incriminating in Gregory Afoko’s room.
Police at Effiduase in Ashanti Region are on a hunt for two suspects linked to the murder of a final- year student
Six students,two dismissed ones of Effiduase Senior High Commercial School arrested for murder of a colleague
Member of the Council of State Sam Okudzeto has insisted that former President Jerry Rawlings must apologize for the brutal murders of four judges on June 30, 1982.
An Accra magistrates' court on Wednesday summoned the Attorney General over the delay in commencing committal processes against suspects accused of killing Abuakwa North legislator, J.B Danquah-Adu.
Authorities at the Forestry Commission are excited over a 15-month jail sentenced term slapped on four illegal miners who invaded the Jeni Forest Reserve.
At least fourteen teacher trainees who sat for the just ended teacher licensure examinations are currently in police custody for their roles in the alleged leak of exam questions.
A 40-year-old man, Yaw Mensah, has allegedly murdered his wife, Adwoa Frimpongmaa after he suspected her of having extramarital affair.
Two persons who allegedly conspired and stole an amount of GH¢200,000 from the Consolidated Bank Ghana Limited were on Tuesday put before an Accra Circuit Court.
A Koforidua Circuit court has ordered 24-year-old auto mechanic apprentice Osarfo Richard to pay a fine of ¢2,400.00 for stealing a government vehicle belonging to the Ghana Highway Authority.
Police in Eastern regional town of Somanya has apprehended four persons suspected to be ringleaders of a car stealing syndicate in the town and its environs.
An Accra Circuit Court has granted bail of ¢700,000.00 with five sureties to a businessman for allegedly stealing ¢620,000.00 from the Frimps Oil Company.
A 35-year-old man, Kofi Konor Abusuapanyin, has been arrested by the Nkwanta Police for allegedly whipping his two sons with an electricity cable.
Some unidentified persons have been staging frequent break-ins at the offices of the Ministry of Justice and Attorney-General in Accra, CorruptionWatch has found.
An Accra Circuit Court has acquitted and discharged Pastor Blessing Owusu Ansah, who was held for sexually assaulting a 12-year old girl at Gbawe.
An Accra High Criminal Court 2 has convicted a Zambian businesswoman for trafficking precursor chemical in her luggage at the Kotoka International Airport.
A husband and father of a three-month-old baby is dead after armed men gunned him down Monday at Asylum Down in Accra.
A 38-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly possessing narcotic drugs suspected to be wee.