Category: Crime and Court

Clarendon Double Murder

The Clarendon Police say they’re yet to establish a motive for yesterday’s double murder in the capital, May Pen. Dead are 20-year-old Tupsi-Ann Ricketts, a...

AK-47 Found During Montego Bay Clean-Up

An AK47 gun was seized this morning during a cleanup exercise in Montego Bay, St James. Mayor of Montego Bay, Homer Davis, made the disclosure a short while ago as he...

JUTC & Cops Nab Schoolboys Behind Bus Stonings

Two teenage boys were arrested last evening following a sting operation by the police and Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC. The boys are alleged to be behind a spate...

Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Bun and Cheese

A 44 year-old-year-old Portmore man pleaded guilty yesterday to stealing a bun and a slice of cheese. Fitzroy Grant appeared in the St Catherine Parish court yesterday,...

Ninja Man to be Sentenced December 15

Dancehall Entertainer, Ninja Man, is to be sentenced on December 15 after being convicted of murder yesterday in the Gun Court in downtown, Kingston. Ninja Man whose...

Mom Captured in Viral Video Beating Daughter Retains Legal Aid

The Ministry of Justice, through the Legal Aid Council, has assigned a lawyer to the mother who’s at the center of the investigation into the beating of her...

Murder Tally Passes 1400 Mark

Police Commissioner George Quallo says up to Friday, more than fourteen hundred people have been murdered in Jamaica since the start of the calendar year. With six weeks...

$30-Million Cocaine Bust at Wharves

Thirty million dollars worth of cocaine was seized at a wharf in Kingston yesterday. Narcotics detectives, working with their counterparts at the Contraband Enforcement...

Appeal Court Quashes Cop’s Conviction; Orders Retrial

The Court of Appeal this morning quashed the conviction of a policeman who’d been serving time for wounding with intent and illegal possession of a firearm. Former...

Quallo Throws Down Gauntlet to JCF Top Brass

The country will today hear details of the police’s latest crime-fighting strategies. Police Commissioner George Quallo, has called a media briefing for 10...