Tuesday 25 April 2017

Police reject officer's "unfortunate" Jersey Lifts comments

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Police have distanced themselves from comments made by one of their officers who claimed they needed a couple of serious accidents in order to be able to tackle controversial car share group ‘Jersey Lifts'.

Footage captured on a taxi marshal’s body camera showed a disagreement allegedly over Jersey Lifts outside Liberation Station, which was broken up by a Police officer....

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Teen sentenced for sex with drunk 15 year olds

Tuesday 25 April 2017

A bereaved teenager who had sex with two 15-year-old girls at a party held to “cheer him up” has been sentenced to 120 hours’ community service.

According to a recently-published Royal Court judgement, the boy – aged 17 at the time and identified only as ‘Z’ for legal reasons – had been thrown a party by his friends in ...

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Memorial mass for Ana Rebelo to be held this evening

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Relatives and friends of Ana Rebelo, who was found dead in a St Helier flat three weeks ago, will celebrate her life at a memorial mass this evening. So far, no one has been charged in connection with her death.

51-year-old Mrs Rebelo (née Pereira) was found by family members on Tuesday 4 April and was said to have died due to “compression to the neck” by a third party....

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VIDEO: Should Jersey follow UK rape trial reforms?

Tuesday 25 April 2017

A Jersey charity is backing calls for alleged rape victims to be allowed to give pre-recorded video evidence in court, to make the process less traumatic.

Elizabeth Truss, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice, announced that from September alleged rape victims in England and Wales would be able to provide evidence in a pre-recorded cross e...

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Is your car road worthy?

Monday 24 April 2017

Following numerous failures during a routine road test last week, Islanders are being encouraged to check their vehicles are legally safe.

In a statement released by the Department of Infrastructure, drivers are being warned that it is their responsibility to ensure that their vehicles are in a road worthy condition....

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