Category: Crime and Court

Two Firearms Off the Streets; Two Men Arrested

Two men are now in custody after the police seized a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in two separate incidents in East Kingston yesterday. In the first...

Justice Straw Promoted to Appeals Court

Justice Jennifer Straw, who presided over the first of the recently concluded death squad murder trials, has been promoted to Acting Judge of the Court of Appeal....

Stay Alert App Coming to ALL Smartphones

The National Security Ministry has announced that the Stay Alert app will be installed on all smartphones starting June 1. Security Minister Robert Montague says the...

Tesha Miller Slapped with Minor Charges

The reputed leader of the Spanish Town-based Klansman Gang, Tesha Miller, has been charged with two counts of making a false declaration. He’s accused of using...

Patrick Bailey Fraud Trial Postponed

The trial of prominent attorney, Patrick Bailey, who’s accused of fraud, has been postponed until April 21. The trial was expected to get underway today. However,...

Pusey to Decide on Tesha Miller Release Today

Chief Parish Court Judge, Judith Pusey, is to decide today if she’ll order the Police to release the alleged Klansman gang leader, Tesha Miller. Miller was...

Police Seize 78,000 Jars of Bleaching Cream from Kingston Business

The Police seized 78,000 jars of bleaching cream yesterday at a business place on Constant Spring Road in St. Andrew. One man has been charged with Breaches of the...

ATM Scammers Fleece Thousands from Linstead Residents Bank Accounts

At least 26 residents of Linstead in St. Catherine have been fleeced of hundreds of thousands of dollars since the start of the year. This includes six people who were...

Ardenne Teacher Embroiled in Sexual Assault Case Sent on Leave

The Ardenne High School male teacher accused of inappropriate sexual contact with a female student has been sent on leave. That’s according to Education Minister,...

Alleged St Andrew Prep gunman Charged

The man involved in a reported robbery which prompted a shooting incident at the St. Andrew Preparatory school last week has been charged. 22-year-old Kwame Smith has...