Category: Crime and Court

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Accused Extortionists Facing Anti-Gang Charges

The people behind an extortion racket targeting businesses in St. Catherine, Clarendon and Manchester could be slapped with anti-gang charges. This, in addition to...

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Shortwood Principal’s Re-Scheduled Sentencing for Today

The Principal of Shortwood Teachers College, Dr. Christopher Clarke, is to be sentenced today in the St. Catherine Circuit Court. Clarke was to be sentenced last week...

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Man Accused of Murdering Peter Abrhams in Court Today

The 61-year-old man charged with the murder of veteran journalist and public commentator, Peter Abrahams, is to return to the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in Half...

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Accused Rapist/Killer Returns to Court Today

A man who’s charged with the murder of a 16-year old girl, Sharika Roberts, in Newcombe Valley, St. Elizabeth returns to he Parish Court in Black River today....

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#DeathSquad Update

Presiding Judge, Justice Jennifer Straw, today refused an application by prosecutors to admit into evidence an audio recording in the first of the so-called police...

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Intimidation & Security Concerns force Transfer of Moravian Ministers’ Case

Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, is citing intimidation of witnesses and security concerns as reasons she’s moving to have the carnal abuse case...

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2 Children Shot, 1 Man Killed in Lucea

A man has been shot and killed, and three others including two children were injured by unknown assailants on Big Well Lane in Lucea, Hanover on Sunday. Dead is...

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Police Identify Mastermind Behind Multi-Million Dollar Extortion Racket

Acting Commissioner of Police, Novelette Grant, says police have identified the mastermind and other members of a criminal network attempting extort hundreds of...

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Brady Disbarred!

Prominent attorney, Harold Brady, was on Saturday disbarred by the General Legal Council, for Professional Misconduct. This means he’s no longer permitted to practise...

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Fatal Gun Salute Cops Back in Court

Four policemen, charged with discharging their guns at a dance in Spanish Town, in January last year killing Romeo Marks, return to the St Catherine Parish Court today....