Category: Crime and Court

Govt Could Cash in on Multi-Billion Dollar LASCO-Pfizer Settlement

The Government of Jamaica could cash in on billions of dollars in tax revenue later this year when the Court hands down its ruling in the claim brought by LASCO against...

Commissioner Warning Drivers to Make Use of Traffic Ticket Amnesty

Police Commissioner, George Quallo, says there are motorists with more than 500 outstanding traffic tickets. Commissioner Quallo revealed the numbers at a recent meeting...

Prominent Attorney Questioned by MOCA

A prominent attorney, Jennifer Messado, has confirmed that she was on Thursday night by investigators from the Major Organized Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency, MOCA....

GLC to Decide Fate of Lawyer Guilty of Professional Misconduct

Attorney Richard Bonner is to be sentenced on Saturday by the disciplinary committee of the General Legal Council, GLC. Mr. Bonner was found guilty of professional...

Civil or Criminal? How Should Carlos Hill Have been Prosecuted?

Attorney for Cash Plus boss Carlos Hill, Valerie Neita Robertson, says the case shouldn’t have been prosecuted as a criminal matter. The case against Hill fell...

Munga Released Without Charge

Dancehall entertainer, Munga Honourable has been released from police custody without charge. His attorney, Christopher Townsend says his client was released shortly...

How the Carlos Hill Case Fell to Pieces

The man accused of fleecing thousands of Jamaicans of billions of dollars in a failed Ponzi scheme, Carlos Hill — is now a free man. The case against him fell...

Court to Hear Application for Change of Venue in Moravian Pastors’s Case in June

The court will hear an application from the prosecution for a change of venue in the case involving two Moravian Pastors who’re charged with carnal abuse and...

UWI Student to Court on Kidnapping Charges

Twenty-five-year old University student, Rosemarie Moore, and Mandeville resident, Kevaughan Henry, are scheduled to return to the Manchester Parish Court today to...

Attorney to Seek Munga’s Release from Police Custody Today

The Attorney for Dancehall Entertainer, Munga Honourable is to file a habeas corpus application in Court today seeking his release. Munga remains in the custody of the...