Category: Crime and Court

Sinclair Welcomes St. James Elite Quick-response Squad

Government Senator and former Montego Bay Mayor, Charles Sinclair, is welcoming the introduction of an elite quick-response squad to help patrol the streets of St....

MP Williams Urge Residents To Be More Vigilant Amid Spike In Violent Incidents

East St. Andrew Member of Parliament, the JLP’s Fayval Williams, is urging residents in her constituency to increase their vigilance. The MP is making the call...

Police Investigate Shooting in St. Andrew

The St. Andrew South Police are investigating the circumstances which led to three people being shot, one fatally on Payne Avenue in Kingston 11. A 51-year-old woman is...

Two Men Appear Before Traffic Court for 1,000 Outstanding Traffic Tickets

Two men who appeared before the Traffic Court yesterday for cumulatively having more than ten traffic warrants and over 1000 outstanding traffic tickets have been fined....

Firearm and Ammo Seizures at NMIA & Ocho Rios

Detectives assigned to the Kingston East Division seized two magazines loaded with 14-rounds of ammunition at the Norman Manley International Airport on Sunday. ...

Murders Drop By 35% Across Western Jamaica Since SOE Declaration

Prime Minister Holness reported to the House that there’s been a combined 35 per cent reduction in murders in western Jamaica since the declaration of the special...

Denham Town Residents Demonstrate Against Alleged Police Brutality Captured On Video Gone Viral

Residents of Denham Town in West Kingston demonstrated this afternoon against what they say is the abusive treatment meted out by the police to a resident of the area....

Police Seize Two More Illegal Guns

The police have removed two more illegal guns from off the nation’s streets. Reports from the Freeport Police are that a joint military/police operation was...

Police Probe Stabbing Death of Unidentified Man

Lawmen assigned to the Portmore Police have commenced a probe into the circumstances surrounding the stabbing death of an unidentified man on Newton Avenue in Portmore,...

Police Arrest Almost 60 People In St Andrew South Division For Murder, Other Serious Crimes

Almost 60 people have been arrested for murder and other serious crimes since a State of Public Emergency has been declared in the St Andrew South Police Division....