Category: Crime and Court

Jamaican Wanted Man Sentenced to Three Months in Cayman Jail

The Jamaican man wanted for murder in Westmoreland, who was arrested and charged in the Cayman Islands last month for illegal landing, has been sentenced to three months...

Westmoreland Police Hunting 15 Men After Early Morning Gun Fight

The Westmoreland Police are searching for approximately 15 men whom they say engaged them in gun-battle early this morning. Head of the Westmoreland Police,...

INDECOM Retains Caroline Hay in ‘Chuckie’ Brown Case

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, has hired a former Senior Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Caroline Hay, as it moves to prosecute multiple...

Arsonists Suspected of Attacking Sts Peter & Paul Church

Sections of the Saints Peter and Paul Church in Kingston were destroyed by fire yesterday in what’s said to be suspected arson. In a brief statement, the church...

Two Men Held Following Gun & Ammo Seizure in Flanker

The police say two men were taken into custody yesterday in relation to the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in Red Dirt, Flanker, St. James....

Ten in Custody following ‘Major Firearm & Ammunition Seizure’

The police say they’ve taken 10 people into custody following what they’re describing as major firearm and ammunition seizure in Cambridge, in St. James this...

Medical Doctor Stabbed to Death in St Andrew Home

A female medical doctor died at the hospital last night, after being found with a stab wound at her home in South East St. Andrew. She’s 40-year old Sonya Kay...

Two Jamaicans Extradited on Lotto Scam Charges

Two Jamaicans who are alleged operatives in the dangerous lottery scam are now in the United States waiting to face that country’s justice system. The alleged...

Gang Leaders Migrated from Mt Salem; JDF

The Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, says the leaders of the four major gangs operating in Mount Salem, in St. James, have likely fled the area. It’s unclear when they...

Two Portmore Men Killed in Gun Fight With Police

A gun battle between police and gunmen, in Portmore, St. Catherine last night, has left two men dead. Two guns, including a high-powered weapon, was also seized....