Category: Crime and Court

Shortwood Principal Slapped with Non-Custodial Sentence

Principal of Shortwood Teachers’ College, Dr. Christopher Clarke, was hit with a $2-million fine or 12 months in prison for causing death by dangerous driving. The...

#DeathSquadTrial Update

The mother of the man who Constables Collis Chuckie Brown and Rohan Morrison are accused of murdering returned to the witness stand today. Annette Smith was called back...

Man Found GUILTY of Monymusk Quadruple Murder

A man has been found guilty of the 2015 execution-style murder of four people — including three teenaged boys — in the Monymusk housing scheme in Clarendon....

Peter Abrahams’ Accused Killer Remanded

The man charged with the murder of veteran journalist and public commentator, Peter Abrahams, was remanded today when he appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish...

Accused Extortionists Facing Anti-Gang Charges

The people behind an extortion racket targeting businesses in St. Catherine, Clarendon and Manchester could be slapped with anti-gang charges. This, in addition to...

Shortwood Principal’s Re-Scheduled Sentencing for Today

The Principal of Shortwood Teachers College, Dr. Christopher Clarke, is to be sentenced today in the St. Catherine Circuit Court. Clarke was to be sentenced last week...

Man Accused of Murdering Peter Abrhams in Court Today

The 61-year-old man charged with the murder of veteran journalist and public commentator, Peter Abrahams, is to return to the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in Half...

Accused Rapist/Killer Returns to Court Today

A man who’s charged with the murder of a 16-year old girl, Sharika Roberts, in Newcombe Valley, St. Elizabeth returns to he Parish Court in Black River today....

#DeathSquad Update

Presiding Judge, Justice Jennifer Straw, today refused an application by prosecutors to admit into evidence an audio recording in the first of the so-called police...

Intimidation & Security Concerns force Transfer of Moravian Ministers’ Case

Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, is citing intimidation of witnesses and security concerns as reasons she’s moving to have the carnal abuse case...