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.

‘Tell It Moms’ (TIMs) UK supports Jennifer Agyarkwa with Startup capital

A UK-Based Women’s Empowerment Group, ‘Tell It Moms’ has done it again. This time, they presented an amount of Two Thousand Ghana cedis (GHc 2,000) as startup capital to Jenifer Agyarkwa, a 29-year old lady, in response to an appeal made by Crime Check Foundation to the public to support her. The group donated the […]

I have to give in to men sometimes against my will to be able to take care of my daughter – Mother of one cries out!

29 year old Jennifer Agyarkwa wept uncontrollably narrating her ordeal to crimecheckghana. “I just couldn’t understand why Jenny would boldly confess to me about something most women wouldn’t dare do”. Mr. Ibrahim Kwarteng told crimecheckghana. Narrating her story in tears, the mother of one catalogues the struggles she has had to endure after the demise of her […]

MY EIGHT YEAR OLD BOY CANNOT WALK NOR TALK- MOTHER CRIES OUT

Mother of Morris Manor, an eight year old boy who cannot walk nor talk was devastated when doctors diagnosed her son of Cerebral Palsy. Neglected by her husband and family, distressed mother, Madam Rebecca Agama, could not abandon her child to work and raise the huge sum of money for her child’s medication. Having heard […]

Crime Check Foundation gets results- widow coconut seller receives GHc 4,000 to start business after receiving two bedroom house

Widow, Obaa Yaa has received GHc 4,000 from donors to start a business to enable her cater for her children after Crime Check Foundation appealed to Ghanaians for their support after hearing Obaa Yaa’s sad story. “I have never held such an amount before and I thank God for bringing you (donors) into my life […]

Nursing mother, 3 kids living in kiosk after landlord sent them packing

A nursing mother of a two weeks old baby, Akua Nyarkoah together with her three other kids are now live in a kiosk after their landlord sent them packing following the death of the family’s breadwinner. “My husband who was the source of livelihood to the family died about six months ago when we were […]

MY SICK AND POOR MOTHER IS DYING. WHO WILL HELP HER? – LITTLE DAUGHTER CRIES FOR HELP

20-year-old Mommie is an example of the phrase ‘I have nobody to turn to’ as she struggles to single handedly fend for her sick mother and herself. In a recent interview with Crime Check Foundation’s Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng, Madam Helena, Mommie’s mother narrated their ordeal highlighting the impact of her sickness on her daughter. “Because […]

Tell It Moms (UK) supports poor widow and her five kids

Tell It Moms (TIM), a women’s empowerment group based in the UK, of about ninety members, has donated an amount of ten thousand Ghana Cedis to a poor widow with five children. The poor widow and her five children have no accommodation and sleeps on the floor in an open market at Kasoa in the […]

Poor widow coconut seller, Obaa Yaa receives two bedroom house from Crime Check Foundation.

Management of Crime Check Foundation, CCF, has presented a two-bedroom house to a poor widow coconut seller with four children. The story of Obaa Yaa came to the attention of the management of CCF through some workers of the foundation, while she was selling coconut on the streets of Accra. Mr. Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng, the […]

I SLEEP ON THE FLOOR AT KASOA MARKET WITH MY FIVE KIDS AFTER THE DEATH OF MY HUSBAND

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9UTniEonWEI&t=631s

Contractor Turkson who was knocked down by a driver regains strength

Philip Bentum Turkson has been bedridden for 6years after he was knocked down by a hit and run driver. Though the driver was later apprehended and jailed for 18months for his inability to pay the fine imposed on him by the court, Bentum has been dying slowly with a fractured spine without insurance or any […]