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Takoradi market robbery: police shoots one dead, arrests another

One person suspected to be connected to a robbery at Takoradi Market Circle has been shot dead by police. One other person was arrested in...

Seven suspects escape from Sandema police station, one rearrested

Seven persons being held at the Sandema police station in the Upper East Region have escaped. The suspects were part of ten prisoners being kept...

Jealous naval officer stabs Airforce personnel for allegedly having sex with his wife

A naval officer with the Eastern Naval Command, Leading Seaman Umar Sahid Abubakar has been detained at Naval Base Sekondi for inflicting knife wounds...

Media giving too much space to fraudsters – Kufuor on murder of 11-year-old by teenagers

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has attributed the murder of a 10-year-old boy by two teenagers to the increase in attention given to “fraudulent”...

12 inmates escape from Atadeka police station at Ashaiman

Police in Ashaiman in the Greater-Accra Region is on the manhunt for nine inmates who escaped from cells at the Atadeka Police Station in...

Alleged teenage ritual murderers remanded in police custody

An Ofaakor District Court presided over by Her Worship Rosemond Vera Ocloo has remanded the two teenagers accused of killing an 11-year-old called Ishmael...

Arrested motorbike thief confesses to killing his wife

A 22-year-old man who was initially arrested for stealing a motorbike has also confessed to killing his wife. Isaac Larbi, stunned the Kwabenya Police when...

Armed robbers kill man in broad daylight at Kasoa

A man believed to be in his early 40s has been robbed and killed by armed men at Kasoa - Opiekuma junction in the...

Burkinabé in possession of pistol grabbed in Ghana

Police in the Upper East Region have arrested a 29-year-old Burkinabé for illegal possession of and attempting to smuggle a Buruni Mod. 92 pistol...

Armed robbers kill student at Zebilla, injure 2 others

A student of the Hariya Junior High School has died after he was shot by suspected armed robbers at Zebilla in the Bawku West...

Nigerian man murdered at Gomoa Bantama

The Kasoa Divisional Police Command is investigating circumstances that led to the death of a 30-year-old Nigerian at Gomoa Bantama near Kasoa in the...

EOCO begins investigation into alleged baby harvesting syndicate

The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) has commenced investigations into reports of baby harvesting syndicates in the country. According to the crime investigation agency,...

VIDEO: Police gun down two armed robbers near Obuasi

The Obuasi Police Divisional patrol team in the Ashanti Region has gunned down two suspected armed robbers in a fierce gun battle at Obuasi...

Another woman beaten to death by boyfriend at Akatsi North

A deputy director of the Youth Employment Agency (YEA), Philip Caezar Kumah has allegedly beaten his girlfriend to death at Akatsi North in the...

‘Fake UDS lecturer,’ one other remanded for murder

The Kaneshie District Court has remanded two persons who have been held for the murder of one Wendy Fynn Morris at Japan Motors, Lakeside...

156 suspected criminals arrested in police swoop at Accra cemeteries, ghettos

The Greater-Accra Regional Police, under the command of DCOP Afful Boakye Yiadom, has arrested at least 156 suspected criminals from their hide-outs in a...

Aduana Stars’ Farouk Adams charged on two counts; set to re-appear in court today

The Aduana Stars defender, Farouk Adams who allegedly crushed a police officer to death in a car accident has been charged on two counts...

Police arrest kidnappers of chief of Dedesua

Police have arrested seven suspects in connection with the kidnapping of Nana Owusu Sefa Brempong II, the chief of Dedesua Traditional Area in the...

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