Category: Crime and Court

53 Y-O Man Prosecuted for Revenge Porn

Jamaican authorities have successfully collaborated with United States Homeland Security to prosecute a Jamaican man for posting nude photos of his American...

Entertainer Keshan Shot & Killed In Bitter Dispute

Twenty-four-year-old entertainer Keshan was shot and killed Saturday in Old Harbour, St Catherine. The dancehall artiste whose given name is Keneisha Brown died after an...

31-Y-O Manchester Woman Stabbed To Death

A woman was stabbed to death by a man in Red Berry, Porus, Manchester yesterday. Dead is 31 year old Jamie-Lee Brown. Reports from the Porus police are about 10:30 in...

Parish Justice Centers to Increase Clear-up Rate

Chief Justice, Bryan Sykes, says the establishment of parish justice centres will help to further increase the court clearance rate, which averaged 103-per cent for the...

Govt Committed To Equipping JCF To Fight Crime – Chang

National Security Minister, Dr.Horace Chang, says the government is committed to equipping the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, to deal with crime.   The minister...

JCF Reports ‘Significant Decline’ In Murders Across Western Parishes Since SOE

The Jamaica Constabulary Force is reporting a significant decline in murders in St. James, Hanover and Westmoreland, since a State of Public Emergency declared in the...

Groundsman At Children’s Home Convicted For Statutory Rape Of 14-year-old

A 33 year old man has been convicted for statutory rape of a 14 year old girl at a Children’s home.  Jermaine Prince, who was 31 at the time of the incident,...

DPP May Announce Legal Opinion Into Criminal Charges Against Reid

A preliminary legal opinion on whether to lay criminal charges against fired Education Minister, Ruel Reid, could be ready by tomorrow. That’s according to the...

Bishop Gibson High School Teacher Shot Dead In Early Morning Home Invasion

The Bishop Gibson High school in Mandeville, Manchester is in mourning this afternoon following the murder of a teacher of the institution. Dead is 43 year old Carol...

68-year-old Clarendon Farmer Chopped To Death

An elderly man was chopped to death in St Catherine on Sunday. Dead is 68-ear-old Perey Toboias, a farmer of Sweet Sop Lane in Old Harbour, St. Catherine. The incident...