Category: Crime and Court

Clarendon Police on High Alert following Murder of Two Contractors

The Clarendon Police are on high alert following the murders of two Contractors in the parish within 24 hours. Dead are Keith Osbourne and Benroy Farquharson. Osbourne...

Cop on Corruption Charges after Surrendering to MOCA

The police corporal who’s alleged to have evaded arrest by the Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency, MOCA, last week, is now in custody. MOCA says the...

Primary School Football Coach Suspected of Raping 10-yr-old

Nationwide News understands that a male football coach at a primary school in an inner city community in East St. Andrew is in jail this afternoon on suspicion of raping...

Court to Decide on Coke Family Bail Application

The Court is to decide on Wednesday whether to offer bail to three reputed members of the Coke family from West Kingston who’re facing murder and conspiracy...

Two More Cops Hit with Corruption Charges

Two more members of the police force have been arrested for corruption. Nationwide News understands the two Constables were in the company of a Corporal as they...

Suspect in Policeman’s Murder Returns to Court Today

A second suspect who’s been charged in connection with the murder of Constable Derron Henry will appear in the Kingston and St. Andrew parish court in Half Way...

Mavado’s Son Remains in Custody

Nationwide News understands four of five people who were arrested last week at dancehall entertainer, Mavado’s house, in Norbrook, St. Andrew, have been released...

Cassava Piece and Gregory Pk Curfews Extended

A curfew that was imposed in the Cassava Piece area has been extended until 6 o’clock this evening. The police imposed the curfew last Thursday following a...

Overnight Shootings in Cassava Piece

An overnight flair up of violence in Cassava Piece, St. Andrew has left two persons nursing gunshot wounds. The area has been tense following Saturday’s incident...

Alleged Portmore Gangster Killed in Confrontation with Police

A Portmore-based gang leader was shot and killed during a confrontation with the police in St Catherine yesterday. The man, who was wanted by the police, has been...