Category: Crime and Court

Police Negotiators Lauded for De-escalating Hostage Standoff

The police negotiators who de-escalated a hostage standoff at a business establishment on Molynes Road, St. Andrew on Monday night are being lauded for their efforts....

Security Guard Robbed of Licensed Firearm & More Than $3-Million

Nationwide News understands a security guard attached to a popular security company was yesterday robbed of just over $3-million and his licensed firearm in St...

St. James Man Hit With 5 Counts Of Fraud For Fake Food Handlers Permit

A St James man has been charged with five counts of fraud after being linked to a bogus food handlers permit scheme in the parish. He’s been identified as Calvin...

6-month old Shot Dead In St. James

The Police have launched an investigation into the shooting death of a 6-month old baby girl in St. James, which remains under a State of Emergency. The child was shot...

Police Seek Witnesses After Woman Is Doused With Flammable Substance

The Police are appealing to persons who witnessed a woman being doused with a flammable substance and then set on fire, to come forward with information. A 29-second...

Curfew Imposed In Sections of St. Andrew North

A curfew has been imposed in sections St Andrew North. The areas include Park Lane, 100 Lane and Red Hills Road in Kingston 19. The curfew began at 6 o’clock last...

Gov’t Should Focus On Stemming Flow Of Guns From the US – Arscott

Member of Parliament for South West Clarendon, Noel Arscott says the JLP government should do more to stem the flow of guns from the United States into the...

Curfew Imposed In Park Lane After Chicken Vendor Is Gunned Down

A 48-hour curfew has been imposed in Park Lane and 100 Lane, Red Hills in the St. Andrew North Police Division, following the shooting death of a pan chicken vendor...

3/4 Of Motorcycle Crash Victims Were Novices, Had No License, Insurance – Research Finds

A recent award-winning study by a team of medical professionals has found three-quarters of motorcycle crash victims in the research were found to be operating their...

Police Investigate Death of Mentally Ill Man

The Half-Way-Tree Police are investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a man believed to be of unsound mind. The man was reportedly beaten to death by a...