Category: Crime and Court

Teen to be Charged after 9yr old Neighbour’s Killing

A 14-year-old boy is to be charged today for the killing of a nine-year-old girl in Norwood, St. James last Friday. Head of the St. James police, Senior Superintendent,...

OCA May Intervene in Case of Child Killed by Teen

The Office of the Children’s Advocate, OCA, says it’s determining whether it’ll have to intervene following the killing of a 9-year-old girl by her 14-year-old...

American Pilot Slapped with Ammo Charges

The police say an American pilot was arrested and charged following the seizure of a 9-millimeter round of ammunition at the Norman Manley International Airport in...

Family and Friends of Haile Clacken March in his Honour

The family of a former teacher, Haile Clacken, who was shot and killed allegedly by Guardsman security guard on the weekend this afternoon marched in his honour. Mr....

Patrick Powell’s Fate to be Handed Down July 11

A verdict is to be handed down in the trial of accused businessman, Patrick Powell on July 11. Powell is accused of failing to hand over his gun to the police for...

Police Making Progress in Probe of Haile Clacken’s Killing

The St. Elizabeth Police say they’re making progress in their investigation of the killing of former Hampton and Munro College teacher, Haile Clacken. Mr. Clacken...

Three Shot in Daring Daylight Attack in MoBay

Three people were shot and injured in a brazen daylight attack in Montego Bay yesterday. Head of the St. James Police, Senior Superintendent Marlon Nesbeth, says it...

Supreme Court Struggles to Clear Cases in Hilary Term

There were more than 2400 adjournments in the Supreme Court term just ended April this year. And the main reasons for adjournments had very little to do with a lack of...

CP Quallo Appoints Two New DCPs

Two Assistant Commissioners of Police of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, have been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioner. They are ACP, Wray Palmer and ACP Selvin...

Clarendon Police Seek Help for High School Dropouts

The Clarendon Police are seeking the Education Ministry’s intervention in a worrying trend they’ve been noticing recently. Head of the Clarendon Police,...