Category: Crime and Court

Tower St Inmate on Life Sentence Commits Suicide

The authorities have launched an investigation into the suspected suicide of an inmate at the Tower Street Correctional Facility in Kingston. The Director of Corporate...

Two Cops Accused of Involvement in ‘Clarendon Death Squad’ Freed

Two members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) who were accused of being part of a Clarendon-based ‘Death Squad’ were freed when they appeared in the...

Licensed Firearm Holder Takes Down Three Would-be Robbers

A licensed firearm holder is in the hospital this afternoon and three gunmen dead following an attempted robbery in St. Catherine last night. Police reports are that the...

Headline Entertainment’s Legal Row to be Heard in Supreme Court in July

A multi-million dollar dispute between a founding shareholder of booking and promotions company Headline Entertainment, Allison Hunte and its Managing Director, Jerome...

Man Implicated in St James Robbery Killed by Police

One of the men implicated in the deadly robbery on Sunday morning in St. James was reportedly shot dead by the police yesterday. The man is 36-year old Kayon Wellington,...

Fitz Bailey Promoted to DCP in Charge of Crime

Nationwide News understands that Fitz Bailey, has been promoted to the rank of acting-Deputy Police Commissioner in charge of crime. He’s set to succeed Selvin Hay...

Worker at Kingston Container Terminal Charged in Connection with Recent Gun Find

A worker at Kingston Container Terminal has been charged in connection with the recent importation of 21 illegal guns and 700 bullets into Jamaica. Charged is 28 year...

Uchence Trial: Witness Outlines Criminal Division of Labour

A former accomplice of the Uchence Wilson gang identified Wilson as the gang’s leader during his evidence in chief in the Supreme Court. The witness has also...

Lawyer for Man Accused of Killing Bloomfield Insists NO Political Motive

The Attorney for the man accused of murdering then sitting East Portland MP, the PNP’s Dr. Lynvale Bloomfield, says his client and his family’s security has...

Uchence Trial: Day 3

A 20-year-old woman begged alleged gang leader Uchence Wilson not to get her pregnant, while he and a crony were raping her at gun point during a robbery in Kellits,...