Assault

Vakarisi Convicted, Eight Co-Accused Acquitted In Nabua Police Assault Case
Crime & Court

Vakarisi Convicted, Eight Co-Accused Acquitted In Nabua Police Assault Case

Their charges range from assault, resisting arrest, criminal intimidation among others.

CID Investigating Alleged Assault Of A Natolevu Farmer By Police Officers
Crime & Court

CID Investigating Alleged Assault Of A Natolevu Farmer By Police Officers

The complainant a 20 year old farmer of Natolevu claimed he was assaulted by Police officers when he was arrested fo...

Farmer To Front Court For An Alleged Sexual Assault Of A Student
Crime & Court

Farmer To Front Court For An Alleged Sexual Assault Of A Student

The 18year old victim who is not related to the accused is a student residing in Nabua and was attending a funeral w...

Tailevu Duo Admits Hitting Police Officer On Duty With A Rock
Crime & Court

Tailevu Duo Admits Hitting Police Officer On Duty With A Rock

Two Tailevu farmers, who allegedly hit a Police officer with a rock on the back on his head, pleaded guilty in court...

Alleged Police Attacker Remanded
Crime & Court

Alleged Police Attacker Remanded

Buluvale was arrested on Monday after he allegedly kicked and assaulted an officer, who was attending to a report of...

9 Police Officers Suspended Awaiting The Outcome Of The Alleged Assault Case At Naqia
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9 Police Officers Suspended Awaiting The Outcome Of The Alleged Assault Case At Naqia

While the investigations have not been finalized yet, we have reached a stage where I have directed the nine officer...

Two Charged For Disobeying Lawful Order Also Charged For Assault, Disorderly Conduct
Crime & Court

Two Charged For Disobeying Lawful Order Also Charged For Assault, Disorderly Conduct

Meanwhile, the remandees were taken to the Suva remand centre to adhere to Government’s social distancing COVID-19...

Man Jailed For Assaulting Ex-Wife After Finding Messages From Another Man On Her Phone
Crime & Court

Man Jailed For Assaulting Ex-Wife After Finding Messages From Another Man On Her Phone

He had then accessed her phone and read the messages. He discovered that his ex-wife was having an affair with anoth...

Education Ministry Probes Assault Claim
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Education Ministry Probes Assault Claim

Assistant Minister for Education Joseph Nand met with the school head yesterday. He said he would be meeting the par...

Men In Group Who Allegedly Attacked Police Officers In Nabua Deny Charges
Crime & Court

Men In Group Who Allegedly Attacked Police Officers In Nabua Deny Charges

The nine accused are Jone Vakarisi, Tevita Bulanaivalu, Ledua Gudru, Sekove Serukalou, Jese Sorovi, Toni Sokoiwasa, ...

Man Accused Of Assault On Sister-In-Law Further Remanded
Crime & Court

Man Accused Of Assault On Sister-In-Law Further Remanded

It is alleged that on December 23, 2019, at Navua, Buksh unlawfully assaulted his 46-year-old sister-in-law.

Levuka 14 Further Remanded
Crime & Court

Levuka 14 Further Remanded

They appeared before Magistrate Lasitha Chaminda yesterday. They are aged between 20 and 45 and have been charged wi...

Three Women, Two Men Who Allegedly Assaulted Police Officers In Nausori Denied Bail
Crime & Court

Three Women, Two Men Who Allegedly Assaulted Police Officers In Nausori Denied Bail

The alleged incident happened when the four Police officers responded to a report of a fight at a shop along Vuci Ro...

Murder Trial: Two Former Police Officers Charged With Murder, Trial Continues Today
Crime & Court

Murder Trial: Two Former Police Officers Charged With Murder, Trial Continues Today

Kelepi Kolinisau and Selema Tikoenaburevere are charged in connection with the death of Josua Lalauvaki.

Magistrate warns 3 women not to distract proceedings
Crime & Court

Magistrate warns 3 women not to distract proceedings

Saiyad Ali charged with assault causing actual bodily harm (ACABH) was asked by Magistrate Puamau if he had engaged ...

39 Year Old faces assault charges
NATION

39 Year Old faces assault charges

For the offence of assault causing actual bodily harm, it is alleged that Kumar on April 3, 2019, at Nausori, assaul...

Unsuitable Sureties Lead To Assault-Charge Man On Remand
NATION

Unsuitable Sureties Lead To Assault-Charge Man On Remand

It is alleged that on April 20, 2019, Liunaba assaulted an 18-year-old man in Nasinu.

Woman To Appear In Court For False Claims Of Abduction, Sexual Assault
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Woman To Appear In Court For False Claims Of Abduction, Sexual Assault

During the course of investigations, the claims could not be verified and medical reports have proven the alleged se...

Man Sentenced To More Than 10 Years In Jail For Raping Ex-Wife
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Man Sentenced To More Than 10 Years In Jail For Raping Ex-Wife

It is alleged that when the incident happened they were legally married.

Man Found Guilty Of Raping Wife
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Man Found Guilty Of Raping Wife

The man assaulted the victim, threatened her with an axe and raped her twice on the same day while their seven-year-...

Man Appears For Alleged Rape, Criminal Intimidation, Assault
NATION

Man Appears For Alleged Rape, Criminal Intimidation, Assault

A29-year-old man who allegedly raped and threatened to kill a woman was yesterday remanded by the Suva Magistrates C...

17-Year-Old Student In Hospital After Alleged Assault By 60-Year-Old
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17-Year-Old Student In Hospital After Alleged Assault By 60-Year-Old

A man in his 60s is in police custody for allegedly assaulting a 17 year old student last night. The suspect was al...

Assessors Find Granddad Guilty Of Rape
NATION

Assessors Find Granddad Guilty Of Rape

A 70-year-old Gau man was found guilty by three assessors yesterday for indecently assaulting and raping his teenage...

Judge : Sexual Assault Of Child By Relative Outrageous
NATION

Judge : Sexual Assault Of Child By Relative Outrageous

A judge says sexual assault of a child within her own family environment by a relative is one of the outrageous form...

81 People Charged, 88 Separate Counts In May
NATION

81 People Charged, 88 Separate Counts In May

The following data relates to the number of formal indictments (Information) filed in the High Courts of Fiji by the...

62-Year-Old Labourer Charged With Assault
NATION

62-Year-Old Labourer Charged With Assault

A 62-year-old labourer of Nukuloa in Ba appeared in a special court sitting yesterday at the Lautoka Magistrates Cou...

QVS Students Questioned For Alleged Assault
NATION

QVS Students Questioned For Alleged Assault

Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts, Mahendra Reddy said they were counselling all students from Year Nine to ...

We Will Charge Them With Assault
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We Will Charge Them With Assault

The Fiji Police Force has issued a strong warning to secondary school students allegedly involved in near brawls at ...

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