Category: Crime and Court

Patrick Powell Verdict to be Handed Down Today

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

Cop Yet to be Charged following Shooting Incident

The Police Constable who allegedly shot and injured the daughter of a Senior Police Officer is yet to be arrested and charged, contrary to media reports. That’s...

Cops Nab ‘One-Voice’ Gang-Member

A member of the Hanover-based ‘One Voice’ gang, which is said to be behind the increase in murders in the usually quiet parish, is now in custody. He’s...

11 Named ‘Persons of Interest’ in Kingston West

The Kingston West Police have named eleven persons of interest who can help them with investigations into crimes committed across the parish. They are: Oneil William,...

Dean Jones Takes Stand in Election Petition Trial Against Him

The Jamaica Labour Party Councillor for the Yallahs Division in St. Thomas, Dean Jones, today took the stand in his own defense on the third day of the hearing of an...

60 Guns Seized in Eastern Kingston in 2017

Police say they have seized sixty guns since the start of the year in the Kingston Eastern Police Division. They have also seized 771 rounds of ammunitions. The Police...

Six Men Charged with Murder in Connection with East Kgn Violence

The police say they’ve arrested and charged six men in connection with murder in the Kingston Eastern Police Division. Head of the JCF’s Corporate...

Rockfort Residents want ‘Special Zones’ Attention

Residents of Rockfort in Eastern Kingston are appealing to Prime Minister Andrew Holness to have their community be given attention as part of the proposed zones of...

Viral Images on Social Media are NOT Slain Policeman

The Constabulary Force says a top-level team of investigators is probing the killing of a police constable who was shot and killed in Central Village, St. Catherine on...

Man Accused of Trying to Rape 80yr old Woman in Court Today

A 26-year-old labourer who’s accused of attempting to rape an 80-year-old woman is scheduled to appear in the St Catherine Parish court today. He’s Ezra...