Category: Crime and Court

Yet Another Trafigura Delay

The Judgment in the appeal case of former Prime Minister, Portia Simpson-Miller and senior members of the Peoples National Party (PNP) in the Trafigura case has been...

Bail Applications in Uchence Gang Case Set for March 13-15

Twenty-six people who are accused of being members of the Uchence Wilson-led gang will return to the Supreme Court on March 13 and 15 to have their bail applications...

UPDATE: Peter Abrahams Murder Probe

The trial of the man accused of murdering prominent journalist and author, Peter Abrahams, is to begin May 7 this year. Sixty-one-year-old Norman Tomlinson has been...

Chuck says NO to Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck, says a move by the government to impose a mandatory minimum sentence in any form would infringe on the power of the judiciary. Speaking...

UPDATE: Michael McLean Murder Trial – Judge Rules Defense has Case to Answer

Presiding Judge Justice Bertram Morrison ruled yesterday that the Defence has a case to answer to in the Michael McLean murder trial. The ruling follows a no-case...

204 People Murdered Between in 2018

Statistics from the Jamaica Constabulary Force have revealed that 204 persons have been killed across the nation between January 1 and Saturday, February 17. Those...

Clarendon’s Most Wanted Killed in Gunfight with Cops

Clarendon’s most wanted man, Nyko Walters, was killed on Monday by the Police. Walters, who is also known as ‘Speckles’, was killed in the Farm-Effortville...

US Law Enforcement Re-Open Colleymore Case

Reports out of the United States are that law enforcement officials in that country have re-opened investigations into the 2008 murder of Angela Aguilar. Miss Aguilar...

Omar Colleymore Remanded in Custody

Accused wife killer, Omar Best Collymore, has been remanded in custody until February 26. The date was set when Collymore appeared this afternoon in the Corporate Area...

Michael McLean Trial Day 12: Prosecution Rests

The Prosecution closed its case today in the Michael McLean murder trial. McLean is accused of killing of 6 people in St. Thomas in February 2006. The defence will begin...