Category: Crime and Court

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Govt Opens Debate on Bills to Empower Judges

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, on Tuesday afternoon, opened debate on two bills which are intended to empower judges to order victims who’ve suffered loss or...

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DSP Implicated in Killing of 20yr-old Westmoreland Woman

A Deputy Superintendent of Police has been implicated in the murder of a 20-year-old woman, Shantel Wright, in Westmoreland last week. That’s according to the...

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Man Wanted for Several Murders Nabbed by Police

A man listed as wanted last week at a press conference at the Office of the Commissioner of Police has been held. He is 36-year-old Audley Duvall otherwise called...

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NIA Questions Efficiency of Crime Fighting Spend

Executive Director of the National Integrity Action, NIA, Professor Trevor Munroe is calling for an investigation into the process by which resources are allocated to...

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Norman Manley Student Injured in Stabbing Incident

A grade nine student of Norman Manley High School, on Maxfield Avenue in lower St. Andrew, has narrowly escaped death, after he was stabbed by another student today,...

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JDF Soldier Arrested at NMIA on Drug Charges

A soldier has been arrested for several breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act. The police have not released his name. But they say he’s a 32-year-old Lance Corporal....

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Investigations Continue into Daring Daylight MoBay Murder

Two people remain in police custody in relation to the murder in downtown, Montego Bay on Friday. Police say the shooting happened on Queen’s Avenue in the...

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INDECOM Probes Questionable Killing of Westmoreland Woman

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, has launched a probe into the death of a 20- year old woman whose body was discovered in a cane field in Brown...

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Security Forces Shot at During Rockfort Operation

A joint Police-Military team that was conducting an operation in Rockfort, East Kingston came under heavy gunfire on Saturday. The incident took place on Rockingham Road...

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Convicted murderer to serve 70 years in prison.

A man has been sentenced to 70-years in prison for murder and other related offences. He’s 31-year-old Oshane Smith otherwise called ‘Andre Smith’ and...