Category: Crime and Court

Murder Rate Up 26% in 2017

More than 1,265 people have been murdered since the start of the year; making the country’s murder rate increase by 26 percent over the similar period last year....

Satterswaite Pleads Not Guilty to Money Laundering Charges

Attorney, Dawn Satterswaite, has pleaded not guilty to money laundering charges. Satterswaite and her husband, Terrence Allen, pleaded not guilty in the Corporate Area...

Over 30 Rounds of Ammo Seized in ZOSO Operation

The security forces have seized more than 30 rounds of ammunition in the zone of special operations in Denham Town, West Kingston. Head of the police Corporate...

26 Plead Guilty on Sentence Reduction Day

Fourteen persons today pleaded guilty in the Home Circuit Court in downtown, Kingston under the second instalment of Sentence Reduction Day. Three high profile cases...

Police Probe Machete Attack on St Mary Campaign Trail

The Police are looking for a man whom they say was involved in a machete attack in Lewis Store, St. Mary, last night which left one man wounded. This is the second...

19 Guns Seized in Massive Find at Kingston Container Terminal

The Police have made another massive gun find at a Container Terminal in Newport West in Kingston last night. Nineteen illegal guns were seized during an operation. This...

ZOSO Aiming to Take Back Denham Town from a Dozen Gangs

Police Commissioner, George Quallo, says there are one dozen known gangs operating in Denham Town. Commissioner Quallo says dons and influential top tier gangsters have...

Curfew Imposed in Denham Town

A curfew has been imposed in Denham Town in Kingston. The curfew began at 5:00 this morning and will remain in effect until 5:00 Thursday morning. The boundaries of the...

Two Arrested following Gun & Ammo Find in St Elizabeth

Two men were arrested after being found with an illegal firearm on Sunday in Junction, St. Elizabeth. The men have been charged with illegal possession of firearm....

Cops Seize Taurus 9mm in St James

The Police say they seized a 9-millimeter Taurus Pistol and ten rounds of ammunition in Greenwood, St. James on Sunday. Police reports are that about 5:45 a.m. a team of...