Category: Crime and Court

Vincentian Woman Denied Bail after Answering to Immigration Offenses

A St. Vincent and the Grenadines woman who’s charged with overstaying her time in Jamaica was denied bail when she appeared in the St Catherine Parish court...

St Thomas Woman Charged with Cruelty to Child

The woman seen in a video beating her 12-year-old daughter in St. Thomas has been charged with cruelty to a child. She’s 44-year-old Doreen Dyer of Bath, St....

Mario Deane Case Returns to Court October 12

An October 12 mention date has been set for the two men charged with beating St. James resident Mario Deane to death while in police custody in 2014. The date was set...

Vybz Kartel Discharged from Hospital

Incarcerated dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel, has been discharged from the hospital. He’s now back at the Tower Street Adult Correctional facility in downtown,...

Woman Held after Video of Merciless Beating Goes Viral

A woman has been brought into police custody on allegations of Child Abuse after a video showing her hitting a girl with what appears to be the side of a machete went...

NinjaMan Trial to Begin Today

The murder trial of popular dancehall entertainer “Ninjaman,” whose real name is Desmond Ballentine, is to begin in the Home Circuit Court in Kingston today....

Two Sentenced to 25yrs for Peter Vogel’s Murder

The two persons who were convicted of the murder of UWI Professor Dr. Peter Vogel have been sentenced to 25 years each. The couple, Dr. Vogel’s former live-in...

Full Gospel Church Condemns Attack on Pastor

The Jamaica Association of Full Gospel Churches is condemning shooting attack on a pastor in Hellshire, Portmore, St. Catherine yesterday. The pastor has been identified...

Two Killed, Two More Injured in Norwood Shooting

Two men were shot and killed and two others shot and injured in Norwood, St. James this morning. The dead men are 37-year-old, Sanjay Beckford of Flankers-Crossing, and...

Security Guard Charged in Haile Clacken Killing Gets Bail Extended

The security guard charged with the murder of a former teacher, Haile Clacken, had his bail extended when he appeared in the St. Elizabeth Parish Court yesterday....