Category: Crime and Court

Munga Charged in Connection with Killing

The murder case involving Dancehall artiste, Munga Honourable, is to be mentioned in court next week. Munga is also charged with illegal possession of firearm and...

Senate Debates Amendments to Companies Act

The Senate is now debating a bill to amend the Companies Act of Jamaica geared at improving transparency in the process of regulating firms. The bill proposes to require...

Jamaican Charged in FL for Threatening to Kill Employee

A Jamaican man who overstayed his visit to the United States was arrested in Orlando, Florida after allegedly threatening to kill an immigration employee and then...

Woman charged for Abandoning Child

A woman who’s charged with abandoning her five day old baby is scheduled to return to the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court today. She’s Sabrina Markland...

Convicted Murderer to be Sentenced

A man who was found guilty of murder last month is scheduled to be sentenced in the Home Circuit Court in Kingston today. He’s Jason Brown, of August Town, St...

Three Slapped with Assault Charges following Altercation with Cop

Three people have been arrested and charged for several offences following the alleged assault of a policeman in Half Way Tree, St. Andrew yesterday. The JCF’s...

One of Manchester’s Most Wanted is Killed

A man who’d been listed by the Manchester Police as being one of their most wanted was shot and killed yesterday. He’s Issachar Williams, who was wanted for...

Patrick Powell’s FLA File Still Missing

The original file at the Firearm Licensing Authority, FLA, with information on the license granted to accused Patrick Powell to carry a firearm is still missing. This...

Veteran Attorney Slapped with Fraud Charges by CTOC

A senior attorney-at-law has been arrested and charged with fraud by the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch (CTOC). He’s Herbert Grant; a...

Man Found GUILTY of 2007 Murder Based on Victim’s Dying Declaration

A man who was identified by his killer before he died in July 2007 was found guilty in the Home Circuit Court last Friday. After deliberating for an hour and twenty-five...