Category: Crime and Court

Tavares-Finson Moves to Have Drug Charges Against George Nooks Dropped

The attorney representing entertainer, George Nooks, is trying to get the cocaine charges against him dropped. Queens Counsel, Tom Tavares-Finson, is arguing that...

Ardenne Teacher Charged with Indecent Assault Returns to Court Today

The Ardenne high school teacher, who’s been charged with indecent assault, is expected to appear in the Kingston and St. Andrew today. He’s 27-year-old,...

George Nooks Set for Court Today

Recording artiste, George Nooks, who’s charged with possession of cocaine, is scheduled to appear in the Kingston and St. Andrew Parish court today. Police say...

Latoya Nugent Back in Court Today

Founder of the women’s advocacy group, Tambourine Army, Latoya Nugent, is scheduled to return to the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court today. She’s charged...

Former JADCo Chairman Loses Appeal of Criminal Conviction

An appeal filed by Attorney and former Deputy Chairman of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) Lennox Gayle, of his criminal conviction has been rejected. In...

Correctional Officer Held after Shooting Wife in Domestic Dispute

A man is now in police custody after allegedly stabbing and shooting his wife on Saturday in Old Harbour St. Catherine. He is Balfor Barnett a Correctional Officer...

Case Dismissed Against Dub Club Promoter

The case against the operator of the Dub Club in Kingston, Karlyle Lee, has been dismissed. On April 23, Lee was arrested and charged for breaching the Noise Abatement...

35 in Custody following Police Operations in Kingston Western

Thirty five people were taken into custody yesterday during a series of operations in the Kingston Western Police Division. There were reports of gunfire in sections of...

Man Murdered Near Old Harbour Primary

A man was shot and killed close to a Primary School in Old Harbour, St. Catherine this morning. He’s been identified as 50-year old Christobal Hecahavarria, an...

Hayles v OCG Returns to Court Today

Lawyers this morning made submissions in the Supreme Court in the dispute between West Hanover Member of Parliament Ian Hayles, and the Office of the Contractor General....