INTRODUCTION

Most of our prison interviewees admit poverty and frustration pushed them into crime. This is why this segment is devoted to helping the poor, the voiceless and the underprivileged to skip the trap of crime and imprisonment.

This segment also shares the stories of exconvicts and their families that have received support from Crime Check Foundation as well as others who require support to re-integrate successfully into society.

Crimecheckghana features their concerns and solicits support to make their life worth living.

CCF donates cash to Prisons Service

Crime Check Foundation (CCF) has presented an amount of Thirty Thousand Ghana cedis to the Ghana Prisons Service to help in executing its mandate as an institution of reformation and rehabilitation. Presenting a dummy cheque to the Acting Director-General of Prisons, DDP Isaac Kofi Egyir, the Executive Director of CCF, Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng said the […]

Poverty Over 90-yr-old woman only wants to wear a printed wax cloth before her death

Crime Check Foundation’s (CCF) donation has caused a 90-year-old woman’s dream come true. The aged woman only wanted to wear an original wax print before she dies. CCF during its door-to-door donation, at a village in Winneba, Ponko Etsi, and other deprived communities, surprised the bedridden woman with a piece of original wax print and […]

I don’t want to marry; I want to spend the rest of my life serving God- ‘OSEBO’

Widely known for his controversial fashion sense, fashionista ‘Osebo’ is also a philanthropist, a God-given gift that he said he was born with. ‘Osebo’, in local parlance means a lion. According to him, doing benevolent acts make him happy in life. Crime Check Foundation’s attention was drawn to his philanthropic life when he called the […]

Lover bathes girlfriend with acid

A 25-year-old lady, Grace Amezando has had one of her ears totally burnt and her face disfigured after her displeased boyfriend whom she cohabited with in a kiosk at Ashongman Estates attacked her with an acidic substance. Other parts of her body, her hands and chest have also been deformed making it difficult to stretch […]

Kidney patient begs for her support to undergo treatment

A kidney failure patient, 31-year-old Belinda Boakye is begging for support to undergo dialysis treatment. The poor lady says she has been struggling to raise three hundred Ghana cedis daily to undergo the treatment after her family left her to her fate. Speaking to crimecheckghana.org, she indicated that her husband also abandoned her when she […]

Stampede at Swedru Dahom CCF storms town to do benevolence

Residents of Swedru Dahom went berserk when Crime Check Foundation (CCF) stormed the town to donate clothes and shoes to them. The excited residents including children did not have the patience to receive their share in orderliness but threw themselves onto the items clamouring and grasping what their hands could reach. The Executive Director of […]

CCF stocks storeroom of orphanage

Crime Check Foundation (CCF) has stocked the storeroom of the Savior Children Foundation with food items and toiletries. The items worth over Five Thousand Ghana cedis include bags of rice, bottles of cooking oil, packs of carbonated drinks, boxes of biscuits, and detergents. The struggling orphanage, in dire need of the items, approached CCF for […]

Landlord ejects journalist living with HIV/AIDS from her house

Landlady has evicted journalist living with HIV/AIDS, Richard Darku, from her house after learning of his status. According to the landlady, other tenants who learned of Richard’s status in an interview he had with Crime Check TV GH, demanded his eviction from the house since they could not live with an infected person. She said […]

The poor Mampong ‘barber’ with 30 girlfriends jailed

A 42-year-old Kumasi Central Prison inmate, Kwadwo Samuel has confessed sleeping with thirty women. The convict who was a barber at Mampong in the Ashanti Region admits he was a womanizer, and indicated that was part of the social benefits that came along with his job. Boasting of his newly made plywood kiosk, Samuel said […]

25-yr-old pupil-teacher jailed 12 yrs for defiling his 10-yr-old pupil

A 25-year-old Junior High School pupil-teacher, known as Aaron has been jailed twelve years for defiling his ten-year-old pupil in a computer laboratory. According to him, he organized extra classes for students in form three who were due to sit for the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) after normal lessons. He said on one faithful […]