Category: Crime and Court

Alkaline Questioned and Released over ‘After All’ video

Dancehall entertainer, Alkaline and his Manager, Karena Beckford were Tuesday afternoon questioned and released by the police The artiste, whose given name is Earlon...

Police Want Tougher Penalties for Road Traffic Act Breaches

The Police Traffic Division is calling for harsher penalties for those who breach the Road Traffic Act. It comes as the nation is grappling with the news that criminals...

Jephthah Ford Corruption Case to be Decided October 10

Medical doctor, Jephthah, Ford, who’s facing a corruption charge, is to know his fate on October 10. The date for the verdict was set today by Parish Court Judge,...

Two Teens Involved in Deadly Payne Land Attack

The police say at least two teenagers carried out a deadly attack in Payne Land in South West St. Andrew yesterday. One of the teenagers, believed to be a 16-year-old...

Cop Convicted of Harbouring Fugitive has Sentence Delayed

The sentencing of Constable Kaye Falconer, who was convicted for harbouring a fugitive, has been delayed yet again. The matter was called up today in the St James Parish...

JCF Provides Update on Two Deceased Policemen

The Jamaica Constabulary Force says a policeman shot and killed in Central Village last night, was attacked by gunmen while walking with a female. The body of...

Bustling Olympic Gardens Reduced to a Tense Ghost Town

‘A tense ghost town!’ is how residents of one part of Olympic Gardens in West Central St. Andrew are describing their community, after gunmen shot four...

Security Guard Charged with Murder of Haile Clacken

The security guard implicated in the shooting death of popular former teacher, Haile Clacken, has been charged with murder. He’s 38-year-old Shawn Cole of a...

Violence in Olympic Gardens has Damaged Sustained Peace

Councillor for the Seivwright Gardens Division in West Central St. Andrew, the JLP’s Delroy Williams, says the attack in Olympic Gardens on Monday which claimed...

Man Nabbed while Attempting to Smuggle Gun to Jamaica

A man was arrested at the Newark Liberty International Airport in the US on Monday after he tried to smuggle a gun to Jamaica. In a media release on its website, the...