Category: Crime and Court

More Boots on the Ground in Clarendon to Fight Crime

The Clarendon Police Division has received additional resources and support to deal with the recent surge in murders in the parish. Head of the Clarendon Police,...

Murders Up 24% as More than 1000 Jamaicans Killed in 2017

The security forces are grappling with a 24 percent increase in murders so far this year when compared with the same period last year. The latest statistics from the...

Reputed Leader of ‘Unruly Gang’ among Three Men Killed in St Mary

The Police say the leader of the Unruly Gang in Annotto Bay and two other suspected criminals have been killed. The 37-year-old gang leader, Lincoln Crosdale was killed...

Hanover Wanted Man Killed by Police

Hanover police have shot and killed a man they say was wanted for multiple murders, as well as other shootings. Dead is 34-year-old Glenroy Roach also known as...

Two Alleged Burglars Killed by Licensed Firearm Holder

Two alleged home burglars were shot and killed by a licensed firearm holder in Mountain Side District in St.Elizabeth yesterday. The Black River police say about 1...

Clarendon Cops Name 17 Persons of Interest

The Clarendon Police have named 17 persons of interest, all of them from the volatile community of Farm. The naming of the 17 follows the bloodletting over the past week...

Over 920 Murders in 2017

More than 920 people have been killed since the start of the year. Figures from the Jamaica Constabulary Force reveal that 928 people have been killed between January 1...

Businessman Murdered in Manchester’s May Day District

A businessman was yesterday found dead in the district of May Day, Manchester. Dead is 63-year-old Barrignton Dezousa . Reports from the police are that about 7:40 in...

Security Guard Charged with Haile Clacken’s Killing has Bail Extended

The security guard charged with killing former teacher, Haile Clacken, had his bail extended when he appeared in the St. Elizabeth Parish Court, yesterday. He’s...

Pastor Accused of Raping Child Protests his Innocence

‘Malice, ill-will, spite and attempt to extort him!’ That’s the defence of Fifty-six-year-old Pastor, Kenneth Blake, who’s charged with multiple...