Category: Crime and Court

‘JCF Should Be Dismantled Brick by Brick’ – Shields

Former Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mark Shields, says the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, should be dismantled brick by brick and rebuilt. His comments follow...

Major Ammo Find in St. James

More than 1,800 assorted rounds of ammunition were seized at a port in St. James yesterday afternoon. Reports are more than 600 M16 rounds were seized. In addition, more...

Jamaica Aims to Attain 75% Trial Date Certainty by 2020

Chief Court Statistician, Dr. Denarto Dennis, says local courts should attain 75% trial date certainty by next year. Chief Justice Bryan Sykes has set a target of 95%...

Western Jamaica Embraces State of Emergency

It’s about time! That’s the reaction from at least three residents of St. James, Hanover and Westmoreland to the States of Public Emergency declared in their...

What Happens Now In Western Jamaica Under State of Emergency?

The Police are advising residents and business operators in St. James, Westmoreland and Hanover that under the State of Public Emergency Clubs and fast food restaurants...

George Nooks Released Without Charge

Nooks was arrested over the weekend.

Outsourcing Police Work to Private Security Companies Not Feasible – Retired FBI Special Agent

The suggestion has been made that certain duties, such as Administrative work, could be outsourced to private security firms.

Detective Implicated in Death Squad Granted $5m Bail

Adams has been in police custody for some 5-years.

Education Ministry Shocked by Martin’s Murder

The Education Ministry is expressing shock at the news that the police believe they’ve found the body of St. Joseph’s Teachers’ College lecturer, Samuel...

41-yr-old Lecturer Found With Hands, Feet Tied Up – Body Covered in Gasoline

The body was found about 300 meters from where Martin's car was discovered on Friday night.