Category: Crime and Court

Supreme Court Struggles to Clear Cases in Hilary Term

There were more than 2400 adjournments in the Supreme Court term just ended April this year. And the main reasons for adjournments had very little to do with a lack of...

CP Quallo Appoints Two New DCPs

Two Assistant Commissioners of Police of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, have been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioner. They are ACP, Wray Palmer and ACP Selvin...

Clarendon Police Seek Help for High School Dropouts

The Clarendon Police are seeking the Education Ministry’s intervention in a worrying trend they’ve been noticing recently. Head of the Clarendon Police,...

Police Appeal Witnesses for Witnesses of Clacken Killing to Come Forward

The three Guardsmen security guards implicated in the controversial killing of popular former Hampton and Munro College teacher, Haile Clacken, have given statements to...

PNP Mulling Over Privy Council Move following Trafigura Ruling

Former PNP President, Portia Simpson Miller and PNP Chairman, Robert Pickersgill, are to decide this week whether to ask the Privy Council to reverse a judgement by...

Turf War to Blame for 11yr Old Girl’s Murder?

Councilor for the Rae Town Division in Central Kingston, Rosalie Hamilton, is blaming an ongoing turf war for last night’s shootings which left an 11-year-old girl...

Three Wanted Men Arrested

The Kingston West Police say they arrested three wanted men during a major operation yesterday. One of the men arrested was wanted for questioning in relation to the...

Munga Gets Bail

Dancehall artiste, Munga Honorebel, who’s before the court for murder, has been granted bail. Munga, whose given name is Damian Rhoden, was granted bail when he...

Police Release ‘Most Wanted’ List

The police have released a list of their 19 Most Wanted. Eight of those wanted are from Kingston and St. Andrew, and four from St. James. All are wanted for murder and...

A Bloody Summer Night

Five people were killed and six others shot and injured in separate incidents in St. James and Kingston last night. Of the total six people were shot, two fatally, in...