Category: Crime and Court

Police Pinned Down for 2hrs in Jarrett Lane ‘War Zone’

Chairman of the Jamaica Police Federation, Corporal Arlene McBean, is describing as ‘a war zone’, the conditions of Jarrett Lane in East Kingston, two weeks...

Kartel Trial Update: Crown Denies Modification of Messages

Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions, Orrette Brown, has rejected suggestions by Attorneys for Vybz Kartel and his co-appellants that a message in which Kartel...

GLC Reminds Lawyers to File Accountant’s Reports

The General Legal Council is reminding all attorneys to file their annual accountant’s report by June 30 each year. In a statement, the GLC says the yearly filing is...

Mom & Babies Found Murdered in Tower Hill

A baby, who’s just a week old, her 1-year-old sibling along with their mother were found dead on Wednesday by detectives in the St Andrew North police division....

Kartel Lawyer Insists Not Enough Consideration Given to Unsworn Statement

One of the attorneys representing Vybz Kartel and his co-appellants told the Court of Appeal this morning that trial Judge, Justice Lennox Campbell, didn’t give...

Former Resort Manager Slapped with Financial Crime Charges

A former manager of two major resorts in Jamaica has been arrested for financial crimes. He was arrested at Norman Manley International Airport as soon as he arrived in...

Uchence Gang Trial to begin January 7 2019

The trial of the alleged members of the Uchence Wilson-led gang is set to get underway on January 7, next year. Justice Georgiana Frazier made the ruling this afternoon...

Supreme Court Orders Jennifer Messado’s Assets FROZEN

Nationwide News understands that the Supreme Court this afternoon ordered that the assets of accused fraudster and real estate attorney, Jennifer Messado, be frozen. The...

A Million Rounds of Ammo Ending Up in Criminal Hands

The Firearm Licensing Authority, FLA, is estimating that more than 1-million rounds of ammunition end up in the hands of criminals each year. This was revealed by the...

Look Out for Counterfeit US$100 Notes

The Hunts Bay Police are advising the public to be on the lookout for counterfeit US hundred-dollar notes. The warning comes after the Mobile Reserve seized one hundred...