Category: Crime and Court

Death Toll Climbs to Three Following Shooting of 8 People in Ackee Walk, St. Andrew

A third person has died from gun shot wounds he sustained during a shooting incident in an area of St. Andrew known as Ackee Walk last evening. Dead isĀ 18-year-old...

House Votes To Extend SOE In East Kingston Police Division, ZOSOs In Denham Town & Mt. Salem

The House of Representatives has voted to extend State of Public Emergency in the East Kingston Police Division alongside the two Zones of Special Operations in Denham...

8 Shot, 2 Fatally In Ackee Walk St. Andrew

Six people are in hospital this morning nursing gunshot wounds after gunmen opened fire indiscriminately in an area of St. Andrew known as Ackee walk. The incident...

19-Y-O Gas Station Worker Gunned Down

A man was murdered yesterday morning at a Texaco Gas station at the intersection of Constant Spring Road and South Avenue. Dead is 19-year-old Kevaughn McKenzie of a...

St. Andrew Brothers To Sentenced For Gun-related Charges

They were convicted of a June 6, 2017 shooting incident in the community.

Kings Valley Gang Trial: Several Accused Men Say They’re Innocent

A number of accused men in the King Valley Gang trial today professed their innocence in unsworn statements in the Home Circuit Court in downtown, Kingston. Their...

Hackers Steal $90,000,000 From Government Agency

Head of the Cyber Incident Response Unit in the Ministry of Science Energy and Technology, Dr. Moniphia Hewling says the country has suffered major losses as a result of...

Kings Valley Gang Trial: Two Freed After Defence Submits No Case Submissions

Two of the men accused of being members of the Westmoreland-based Kings Valley Gang were freed yesterday in the Home Circuit Court in downtown, Kingston. Hopeton Sankey...

House Votes To Extend SOEs Until April

On Tuesday, the House Of Representatives voted to extend the States of Public Emergency to April 25. Those include the enhanced security measures in St James, Hanover,...

August Town Under Curfew

A curfew has been imposed in the crime-plagued community of August Town in St. Andrew. The curfew began at 6 p.m. last evening and will remain in effect until 6 p.m. on...