Category: Crime and Court

Phillip Brown to Plead Guilty in Pursuit for Sentence Reduction

Phillip Brown, the man charged with murdering his ex-girlfriend, 31-year-old Kerry-Ann Wilson, is expected to plead guilty to the charge on October 19. October 19 is set...

Case Against Corrections Commissioner Delayed to October

The case against Commissioner of Corrections, Ina Hunter, for breaches of the Public Health Act at the St Catherine Adult Correctional Centre is to be heard in October....

School Teacher Charged with Assaulting Gr. 5 Student

A 45-year-old grade five teacher who allegedly broke the hand of a 12-year-old student has been charged with assault occasioning grievous bodily harm. She’s Alice...

Jamaican Wanted Man Sentenced to Three Months in Cayman Jail

The Jamaican man wanted for murder in Westmoreland, who was arrested and charged in the Cayman Islands last month for illegal landing, has been sentenced to three months...

Westmoreland Police Hunting 15 Men After Early Morning Gun Fight

The Westmoreland Police are searching for approximately 15 men whom they say engaged them in gun-battle early this morning. Head of the Westmoreland Police,...

INDECOM Retains Caroline Hay in ‘Chuckie’ Brown Case

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, has hired a former Senior Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Caroline Hay, as it moves to prosecute multiple...

Arsonists Suspected of Attacking Sts Peter & Paul Church

Sections of the Saints Peter and Paul Church in Kingston were destroyed by fire yesterday in what’s said to be suspected arson. In a brief statement, the church...

Two Men Held Following Gun & Ammo Seizure in Flanker

The police say two men were taken into custody yesterday in relation to the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in Red Dirt, Flanker, St. James....

Ten in Custody following ‘Major Firearm & Ammunition Seizure’

The police say they’ve taken 10 people into custody following what they’re describing as major firearm and ammunition seizure in Cambridge, in St. James this...

Medical Doctor Stabbed to Death in St Andrew Home

A female medical doctor died at the hospital last night, after being found with a stab wound at her home in South East St. Andrew. She’s 40-year old Sonya Kay...