Category: Crime and Court

Jephthah Ford Found Guilty of Corruption Charges

A prominent medical doctor and People’s National Party (PNP) politician, Jephthah Ford, has been found guilty of corruption charges. He was convicted today on two...

Body of Ex-Cop Killed by Police Identified

A former member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, who allegedly pointed a gun at an operational team has been killed by the police in St. Andrew. He’s been...

Former Cop Killed after Pointing Gun at Police Team

An unidentified former member of the Constabulary Force, who allegedly pointed a gun at an operational team, has been killed by the police in St. Andrew. He was killed...

Accused Scammer Wanted on 60 Counts of Fraud Arrested

A man who’s wanted for over 60 counts of mail fraud in the United States has been arrested. The 28-year-old man, who has not been identified, is also wanted for...

22yr-old Westmoreland Man Murdered in Daring Daylight Shooting

A 22 year-old man was shot and killed on Great George Street in Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland yesterday. He’s been identified as Ocielle Hall from the parish....

Two Killed, Three Injured in Separate Clarendon Shooting Incidents

Two people were shot and killed and three others injured in separate incidents in Clarendon, yesterday. In the first incident, 63 year old businessman, Derek Mitchell...

St Mary Teens Among Five Held in Gun Seizures

Two teenagers are among five persons in Police custody following the seizure of two firearms in separate incidents earlier this week. The suspects were arrested at about...

Child Shot in East Kingston Gun Battle

A child was shot and injured yesterday in the vicinity of Jarrett Lane, in East Kingston, as rival gangs continue to hold some areas there under siege. Amid the...

Corporate Area Pastor Arrested for Raping 12yr-old

Multiple criminal charges were today laid on a 55-year old Corporate Area Pastor who’s accused of raping and impregnating a 12-year-old girl. Accused of the crimes...

Prisoners Used Hacksaw to Escape Ocho Rios Lock-Up

Head of St. Ann police, Superintendent Gary Francis, says the five prisoners who escaped from the Ocho Rios police station in the parish last Friday used a hacksaw blade...