Category: Crime and Court

Three of Four Falmouth Escapees Recaptured

Three of the four men who escaped from police custody at the Falmouth lock-up in Trelawny have been recaptured. Superintendent Dwight Powell says they’ve since...

100% Rise in Murders of Children in Jamaica

Statistics provided by the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, say 13 children have been murdered in Jamaica up to April 7 this year. That’s an increase of almost...

Death Penalty Not an Option in Michael McLean Case

A probation officer told the Home Circuit Court in downtown, Kingston yesterday that residents of St. Thomas wanted convicted killer, Michael McLean, to be sentenced to...

Police Investigating Irregularities in Conditions of Detention of Convicted Murderer

The Police High Command has launched an investigation into reported irregularities at the correctional facility where Michael McLean is being held. The investigation is...

Harold Brady Evicted from Cherry Gardens Home

Disgraced former high-profile attorney, Harold Brady, was evicted from his Cherry Gardens residence in Upper St. Andrew today. Mr Brady allegedly failed to comply with a...

Ruling Expected Today in JDF Immunity in Keith Clarke Case

A ruling is expected today regarding whether or not three soldiers implicated in the murder of Keith Clarke in 2010 will face prosecution. This after JDF’s...

Two Escapees from Falmouth Lock-Up Returned to Custody

Two of four prisoners who escaped from the Falmouth Police Lock-up in Trelawny yesterday are back in custody. They are Twenty-two-year-old Travaun Lawson, otherwise...

High-Level Probe Launched into Rooksie’s Murder

The Major Investigation Division, MID, has launched a high-level probe into the murder of businessman and Rose Town-based don, Uriel James. James is more popularly known...

Police Expect Breakthrough in Investigation of Keifa O’Gilvies Murder

Head of the St. Andrew North Police Division, Superintendent Glenford Miller, says the Police expect to make a breakthrough soon in their investigation of the murder of...

St Catherine Teen Charged with Murder

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murder and several other offences in St.Catherine. The teen was charged following the death of a hearing-impaired man and the...