Category: Crime and Court

‘Nooksie’ Seen as Key Figure behind East Kgn Violence

The police say a man, known only to them as ‘Nooksie’, is a key figure behind the violence in East Kingston. Head of the JCF’s Corporate Communications...

Some Oliver Rd Residents Seeking Revenge Following Attacks

Some residents of Oliver Road in Rockfort are vowing to take matters into their own hands to repel what they say are sustained attacks against them by men from the...

Police ‘Diligently Probing’ Denham Town Double Murder

The police have launched what they’re describing as a ‘diligent probe’ into the killing of two men and the injuring of a teenage boy in Denham Town,...

Alkaline Questioned and Released over ‘After All’ video

Dancehall entertainer, Alkaline and his Manager, Karena Beckford were Tuesday afternoon questioned and released by the police The artiste, whose given name is Earlon...

Police Want Tougher Penalties for Road Traffic Act Breaches

The Police Traffic Division is calling for harsher penalties for those who breach the Road Traffic Act. It comes as the nation is grappling with the news that criminals...

Jephthah Ford Corruption Case to be Decided October 10

Medical doctor, Jephthah, Ford, who’s facing a corruption charge, is to know his fate on October 10. The date for the verdict was set today by Parish Court Judge,...

Two Teens Involved in Deadly Payne Land Attack

The police say at least two teenagers carried out a deadly attack in Payne Land in South West St. Andrew yesterday. One of the teenagers, believed to be a 16-year-old...

Cop Convicted of Harbouring Fugitive has Sentence Delayed

The sentencing of Constable Kaye Falconer, who was convicted for harbouring a fugitive, has been delayed yet again. The matter was called up today in the St James Parish...

JCF Provides Update on Two Deceased Policemen

The Jamaica Constabulary Force says a policeman shot and killed in Central Village last night, was attacked by gunmen while walking with a female. The body of...

Bustling Olympic Gardens Reduced to a Tense Ghost Town

‘A tense ghost town!’ is how residents of one part of Olympic Gardens in West Central St. Andrew are describing their community, after gunmen shot four...