Category: Crime and Court

32 Dominicans Caught in Jamaican waters with over $10m Worth of Fish

Thirty-two Dominicans were caught in Jamaican waters with over $10-million worth of fish on Sunday. The Jamaica Defense Force Coast Guard caught them fishing illegally...

Cell Phone Jammers Restored at Tower St

Prisoners at the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre will no longer be able to make phone calls on illegal cellular phones. That’s because a Special Technology...

18 Guns Seized, 14 Arrested as #GetTheGuns Continues

Police seized 18 guns, including 3 high powered weapons, and arrested 14 people as part of their Get the Guns Campaign around the country last week. They also seized 124...

Victim Identified after JUTC Canteen Stabbing

The police have identified the man who was stabbed and killed yesterday at a canteen on the compound of the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC’s, Twickenham Park...

Man in Custody following ‘Moncrieffe’s Murder’

A man is in custody for the bizarre murder of an elderly businesswoman and the wounding of three others at a business place in St Andrew, on Friday. Dead is 77-year-old...

Sylvan Reid Trial Stalls Once Again

The trial of Councillor for the Salt Spring division in St James, the PNP’s Sylvan Reid, failed to get off the ground when the matter was called up in the St James...

One Worker Dead After JUTC Canteen Stabbing

A man is dead and another in custody, following a stabbing incident at the canteen at the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC’s, Twickenham Park Depot, in Spanish...

Former Penwood Student Pleads Guilty to Murder

A former student of Penwood High School in St. Andrew, Oshane Henry, this afternoon pleaded guilty to murder. This, in connection with the 2013 fatal stabbing of a...

DPP Takes Conduct of Nugent Cybercrimes Case

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions has taken conduct of the case involving the co-founder of the Tambourine Army, Latoya Nugent. Nugent was arrested on...

Hayles Move to Block OCG Report set for May 10

A court application filed by attorneys for West Hanover Member of Parliament, Ian Hayles, is to be heard on May 10 and 11 this year. Mr. Hayles is seeking to permanently...