Monthly Archives: May 2019

Westmoreland police release top 10 most wanted list

The Westmoreland police have listed the name of a man who has been linked by investigators to three murders in the Bethel Town area among the 10 most wanted figures in the parish.

PHOTOS: Cops outgunned and shot by heavily armed robbers in May Pen

Two police officers were shot and injured as they attempted to thwart a daring, daylight robbery spree that was being committed by heavily armed gunmen in May Pen, Clarendon on Sunday morning.

Bajan bashes Buju, Bob

ONE Caribbean politician is hitting out against the support being given to Buju Banton since his release from prison in December last year. The Jamaican reggae singer had served an eight-year sentence in the United States on drug charges.

19 guns stolen

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Despite State security forces putting a lid on criminal activities in the parish of St James, now under a state of public emergency, criminals managed to make off with 19 firearms and about 150 rounds of assorted ammunition from a private security company.

2 dead, 4 injured in Papine shooting

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Half Way Tree police say investigations are underway into the shooting death of two men and the injuring of four others in River Heights, Papine, last evening.

Lawyers plead for fines instead of jail time for cops

DEFENCE lawyers representing the three police constables convicted of manslaughter in relation to the March 2012 shooting death of schoolgirl Vanessa Kirkland yesterday urged high court judge, Justice Carol Lawrence Beswick to impose a fine instead of a custodial sentence.