Category: Crime and Court

Athletics Coach Charged with Rape in Spanish Town

A 30-year-old athletics coach at a St. Catherine-based high school, was arrested and charged for rape by detectives of the Spanish Town Centre for the Investigation of...

Six Arrested as Police Crack Human Trafficking Ring

Two women are among a group of six persons arrested this morning at a house on Washington Drive in St. Andrew. An early morning operation led to the arrest of the six....

19-yr-old Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Murder

A 19-year old man was today sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of a Clarendon-based businessman last year. Shevanne Harris was today sentenced to life...

Police Find Two High-Powered Rifles in St James

Two high powered rifles were seized on Friday during a security forces operation in Granville, St. James. Reports from the joint forces are that at approximately 3pm,...

Fraudsters to Remain in Custody over Weekend

Two men who’re accused of forgery and attempting to defraud the Spanish Embassy in St. Andrew will spend this weekend remanded custody. The accused are 31-year-old...

US Fugitive Nabbed in Jamaica

Jamaica’s Police have nabbed a United States fugitive who has been wanted in that country for over 16-years. He’s 48-year-old Davy Scott. Scott who is a...

‘Rambo’ Killed in Confrontation with Police

A man was killed yesterday in the corporate area following a confrontation with the police. Dead is 33-year-old Richard Bowla, otherwise called ‘Rambo’. Bowla was...

Clarendon College Teen Murdered at her Home

A teenage girl was stabbed and killed early this morning at her home. The deceased has been identified as 18-year-old Avinash Gordon of Bushy Park, Clarendon. Avinash...

Security Forces Make Major Ammo Find in St James SOE

Security Forces in St. James under the State of Public Emergency seized another 49-rounds of ammunition in Granville, Montego Bay last evening. The find brings the total...

British Sprinter Escapes Injury after Attempted Robbery

Great Britain Sprinter, Zharnel Hughes, escaped unharmed yesterday afternoon after a gunman shot at him in an attempted robbery at the University of the West Indies,...