William Mitchell

182 Murders in 41 Days of 2018

A total of 182 people have been murdered in the first 41 days of 2018. The figure represents an increase of 14.5-percent when compared with the same period of January 1...

Justice Patrick Robinson Bats for Prosecutorial Appeal

International Court of Justice Judge, Justice Patrick Robinson, says there should be a Constitutional amendment that’ll give the prosecution the right to appeal a...

$500k Fines Coming for Causing Death by Careless Driving

Motorists charged with careless driving leading to a collision could face a maximum fine of $500,000 and up to five years in prison if someone is killed as a result of...

Police Federation Calls for Prof Harriot’s Resignation from PCOA

The Jamaica Police Federation is calling for the resignation of the Police Civilian Oversight Authority, PCOA, Chairman Professor Anthony Harriott. The Federation is...

Four Costa Ricans Among 11 Arrested in Ganja Bust

Four Costa Ricans are among 11 people who were arrested in connection with the seizure of 1,000 pounds of ganja in Sweet River District, Westmoreland yesterday. Two cars...

Four of St James’ Most Wanted Turn Themselves In

The Constabulary’s Corporate Communications Unit, CCU, says four persons recently listed as wanted turned themselves in to the St. James police on Monday....

MOCA Arrests Sixth Person on Hacking Charges

A sixth person was charged yesterday for breaches of the Fraudulent Transactions and the Larceny Acts by detectives from the Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption...

Medical Doctors Mull Over Govt’s Latest Wage Offer

The Jamaica Medical Doctors’ Association, JMDA, says it’s members are to mull the government’s latest wage offer. The 2017-2019 contract period is...

Collymore Willing to Turn Himself In

The attorney for the now wanted Omar Collymore says it was always his client’s intention to go in to the police today for further questioning. Collymore’s...

PNP Voices Strong Opposition to ‘Acting’ Appointment of Chief Justice

Opposition Leader Dr. Peter Phillips says he cautioned against the appointment of a Chief Justice only in an ‘acting’ role as it will have ‘grave...