Category: Crime and Court

Omar Colleymore Remanded in Custody

Accused wife killer, Omar Best Collymore, has been remanded in custody until February 26. The date was set when Collymore appeared this afternoon in the Corporate Area...

Michael McLean Trial Day 12: Prosecution Rests

The Prosecution closed its case today in the Michael McLean murder trial. McLean is accused of killing of 6 people in St. Thomas in February 2006. The defence will begin...

Police Increase Presence in Waterhouse & Olympic Gdns after Fatal Shootings

Operations are being intensified in sections of Waterhouse and Olympic Gardens in St. Andrew, following two shooting incidents that have left two people dead and another...

Police Identify Man Killed in Shoot-Out with Spanish Town ‘Assassins’

The man who was killed in a shoot-out between would be assassins and the police on Tuesday afternoon in the vicinity of the Spanish Town Courthouse in St. Catherine has...

Gang Feud Spurring Spike in Murders in St Catherine North

As the murder rate in the St. Catherine North Police Division continues to climb in 2018, the head of the division says an escalating gang feud is behind the spike in...

Police to Question Three in Connection with Gun Seizure and Lotto Scamming

Three men are to be questioned today by the Police in connection with the seizure of a gun and lottery scam paraphernalia in St. James. Police reports are that during...

Three Murdered in Spanish Town

Four persons were shot, three fatally in Spanish Town, St. Catherine on Sunday night. One of the dead men is identified as 28-year old Andre Cephas of French Street in...

Senior QC Chides Chides Judges for Effective ‘Industrial Action’

Queen’s Counsel Frank Phipps is chiding scores of judges who yesterday staged a summit resulting in the disruption of court proceedings. The judges say Prime...

Rape, Larceny & Aggravated Assault on the Rise

Rape, larceny and aggravated assault are up across the eight police divisions that make up Kingston, St. Andrew and St. Catherine. That’s according to crime...

Three Cops on Corruption Charges Offered Bail

Three Police Constables were last Friday offered bail after being charged for breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. Constables David Willis, Avelock Thompson and...