Director of Public Prosecutions

Hearing For Senior Police officer in March 2021
Crime & Court

Hearing For Senior Police officer in March 2021

Khan’s lawyer, John Rabuku, told the court that most of the things in the disclosures were not disputed.

Nausori Pastor Charged For Alleged Rape – Day 3 Of Trial
Court News, NATION, NEWS

Nausori Pastor Charged For Alleged Rape – Day 3 Of Trial

I wanted to kill myself. I was helpless and afraid. These were the words of a 16-year-old secondary school student t...

Freesoul Trial Continues
FIJI NEWS, NEWS

Freesoul Trial Continues

During cross-examination yesterday, the Prosecution’s second witness, Principal Environmental Officer, Senivasa Wa...

AG File Returned to Police for Further Investigation
Crime & Court

AG File Returned to Police for Further Investigation

File containing allegations against the Attorney-General has been returned to the police for further investigation.

Five Police Officers Suspended
NEWS

Five Police Officers Suspended

The Acting Commissioner Rusiate Tudravu said the institution has no place for officers who are not able to fully com...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Cop
Crime & Court

Arrest Warrant Issued For Cop

This is in reference to a home invasion case from 2018 that resulted in serious injuries of two male victims and one...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Police Officer
NEWS

Arrest Warrant Issued For Police Officer

Two other arrest warrants were sought for other witnesses that police had failed to produce in court.

Five Cops Charged
Crime & Court

Five Cops Charged

Five Police officers were charged last month as part of formal indictments filled in the the Hight Courts of Fiji by...

Fareed Trial To Go Ahead
Crime & Court

Fareed Trial To Go Ahead

The former chief executive officer for Fijian Holdings Limited, who is widely known as Nouzab Fareed, is charged wit...

DPP Files Restraining Order On $75K
Crime & Court

DPP Files Restraining Order On $75K

Rahman is the father of Canadian national, Joshua Aziz Rahman, who is facing drug charges in Fiji. He was allegedly ...

Additional Charges Filed Against Lomani
Crime & Court

Additional Charges Filed Against Lomani

Meanwhile, the 42-year-old Kadavu farmer and Leone Naisake were jointly charged with one count of murder.

Freesoul Eye Witness Ruling On October 16
Crime & Court

Freesoul Eye Witness Ruling On October 16

She said two officers from the Department of Environment had accompanied Acting Director for Lands and other Governm...

Freesoul Amended Charges Filed
Crime & Court

Freesoul Amended Charges Filed

The matter was called before Magistrate Seini Puamau at the Magistrates Court in Suva yesterday.

DPP Charges Senior Police Officer
Crime & Court

DPP Charges Senior Police Officer

Mohammed Talib Khan has been charged with one count of abuse of office.

Alleged Rape Of Mute, Deaf Boy, 10- Highlighted In ODPP Report
Crime & Court

Alleged Rape Of Mute, Deaf Boy, 10- Highlighted In ODPP Report

There were 21 people charged with a total of 41 counts of separate incidents in July, which comprised 30 cases of ra...

Prosecution Drops Charges In New Zeland National, Ashkan Farsani Rikthegazader, Murder Case
Crime & Court

Prosecution Drops Charges In New Zeland National, Ashkan Farsani Rikthegazader, Murder Case

Rusiate Raiwalui, the man who was alleged to have killed New Zealand national, Ashkan Farsani Rikthegazader, is a fr...

Man Discharged Of Murder Charge
Crime & Court

Man Discharged Of Murder Charge

Josaia Alfred Vueti Naibose appeared before Justice Vinsent Perera, represented by lawyer Nemani Tuifagalele.

Director of Public Prosecutions Decides No Charges Will Be Laid Against MP, Pio Tikoduadua
NEWS

Director of Public Prosecutions Decides No Charges Will Be Laid Against MP, Pio Tikoduadua

The DPP stated that “following a review of the police docket and the evidence, it is our opinion that there is ins...

Two Police Officers Charged With Aggravated Robbery Of A Chinese National
Crime & Court

Two Police Officers Charged With Aggravated Robbery Of A Chinese National

It is alleged that on 24 March 2020, the two Police officers stole $500 cash from a Chinese national after approachi...

Rape Charges Against 43-Year-Old Man Dropped
Crime & Court

Rape Charges Against 43-Year-Old Man Dropped

The accused was charged with two counts of rape where he was alleged to have raped his 16-year-old niece on June 21 ...

Former PWD Workers’ Case Withdrawn After 8 Years
NEWS

Former PWD Workers’ Case Withdrawn After 8 Years

The State prosecutor withdrew the matter pursuant to Section 169 (2) (b) (ii) of the Criminal Procedure Act, stating...

Moira Konrote Heads New Proceeds Of Crime Taskforce
NEWS

Moira Konrote Heads New Proceeds Of Crime Taskforce

This is a specialist unit within the Serious Fraud Division of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (OD...

Rakiraki Lawyer And Accountant Charged With Conversion
Crime & Court

Rakiraki Lawyer And Accountant Charged With Conversion

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Mr Christopher Pryde, has sanctioned charges against a lawyer and an accountant...

3 Suspended Police Constables Appear In High Court
Crime & Court

3 Suspended Police Constables Appear In High Court

Three suspended Police Constables, charged for alleged brutality in Navua, appeared at the High Court in Suva yesterday.

Additional Drug Charge For Murder Accused
Crime & Court

Additional Drug Charge For Murder Accused

Rusiate Sogotubu Raiwalui is alleged to have murdered a New Zealand national in May this year.

Two Charged With The Attempted Murder Of Their Wives In The Month Of November, ODPP Report Reveals
Crime & Court

Two Charged With The Attempted Murder Of Their Wives In The Month Of November, ODPP Report Reveals

Of the 56 accused persons, five were juveniles and two were police officers. The juveniles were charged with aggrava...

No Political Prosecutions In Fiji, Pryde Tells Human Rights Body
NATION

No Political Prosecutions In Fiji, Pryde Tells Human Rights Body

Mr Pryde said that no one person or organisation was targeted during prosecution. He said it was the crime that was ...

ODPP Rape And Sexual Offences Statistics – October 2019
NEWS

ODPP Rape And Sexual Offences Statistics – October 2019

There were 23 people charged with a total of 36 counts of separate incidents in October.

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