Category: Crime and Court

Freeport Lockup Re-Opened after 10-months

The Freeport Police Station lockup in Montego Bay which was closed by the St James Health Department for almost one year has been reopened. In January, the jail cells...

Lasco to Appeal Damages Awarded in Pfizer Case

Lasco Distributors says it will appeal the Supreme Court order in its case with global pharmaceutical giant, Pfizer. On Friday, the court ordered damages and interest up...

Court to Hear JPS vs Hope Pastures Citizens Today

The Supreme Court today is to hear the matter involving a lawsuit brought against the Jamaica Public Service Company by the Hope Pastures Citizens’ Association....

Dominican Republic President Arrives in Jamaica Today

President of the Dominican Republic, Danilo Medina Sánchez, will pay a one-day State visit to Jamaica today. President Medina is scheduled to arrive at the Norman...

One Arrested after Gun Seizure on South Rd

One man is in custody following the seizure of a firearm on South Road in Kingston on Saturday. Reports from the Half Way Tree, Police are that about 4:40 p.m., Police...

Clarendon Double Murder

The Clarendon Police say they’re yet to establish a motive for yesterday’s double murder in the capital, May Pen. Dead are 20-year-old Tupsi-Ann Ricketts, a...

AK-47 Found During Montego Bay Clean-Up

An AK47 gun was seized this morning during a cleanup exercise in Montego Bay, St James. Mayor of Montego Bay, Homer Davis, made the disclosure a short while ago as he...

JUTC & Cops Nab Schoolboys Behind Bus Stonings

Two teenage boys were arrested last evening following a sting operation by the police and Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC. The boys are alleged to be behind a spate...

Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Bun and Cheese

A 44 year-old-year-old Portmore man pleaded guilty yesterday to stealing a bun and a slice of cheese. Fitzroy Grant appeared in the St Catherine Parish court yesterday,...

Ninja Man to be Sentenced December 15

Dancehall Entertainer, Ninja Man, is to be sentenced on December 15 after being convicted of murder yesterday in the Gun Court in downtown, Kingston. Ninja Man whose...