Category: Crime and Court

Mario Deane’s Mother Fights On, 5 Years After Son Beaten To Death In Police Custody

The mother of Mario Deane, who was beaten to death while in Police custody in 2014, is expressing frustration at the slow pace of the court matter.  Marcia Fraser and...

St. Thomas Teen In Custody For Stabbing 6-yr-old, Severing His Penis

The Police have taken a sixteen-year-old boy into custody in relation to an incident in which a six-year-old boy was stabbed and dismembered.  The six-year-old boy was...

‘Spiderman’ Sentenced To 66.5 Years For Killing 8 People In 3 Months

A Jamaican man was sentenced to serve 66 and a half years in prison before being eligible for parole on Tuesday. Justice Lorna Shelly Williams handed down the ruling in...

22 Alleged Members Of One Don Gang Remanded Until September

Twenty-two alleged members of the Spanish Town, St. Catherine-based One Don Gang were remanded when they appeared in the Supreme Court in downtown, Kingston yesterday....

July Crime Numbers Jump by 1% In Y-O-Y

The latest statistics from the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, show that 8 more people have been killed across the country up to July 27 this year, when compared to the...

4 Arrested Following $13 Million Cocaine Seizure From Container Terminal In Kingston

Four stevedores from a container terminal in Kingston are in custody following the seizure of an estimated $13.3 million worth of cocaine. Detectives from the...

Two Women Shot At Home in Eltham Park Last Night

Two women are dead after being shot at their home in Eltham Park, Spanish Town last night. Dead are 37-year-old Winsome Williams and 20-year-old customer service...

Opposition Threatens Court Action Over Use Of SOEs In Crime Fight

The Opposition People’s National Party, the PNP says it plans to take legal action against the Andrew Holness administration over its use of states of public...

Knife-wielding Men Attack Norbrook Joggers

Knife-wielding men attacked a group of joggers yesterday morning in Norbrook, St. Andrew. Police say that at about 6:00 am, a group was allegedly running along Norbrook...

Uchence Wilson Gang Trial: Prosecution Ask Judge To Accept Credibility of State Witnesses

The prosecution is asking Chief Justice, Bryan Sykes, to accept the credibility of the state’s two witnesses in the Uchence Wilson Gang trial in the Supreme Court. In...