Entries by Shaunjaye Mitchell

Preventing Robberies

PREVENTING ROBBERIES Ensure that valuable personal possessions (e.g. cash and high-end electronic devices) are properly secured or concealed. If you intend to conduct business involving large amounts of cash with someone, feel free to do so at a Police Station or some other safe location. Avoid wearing excessive jewellery, particularly gold, especially when walking in […]

Twenty-Five Officers Receive Awards in Kingston Western Division

Twenty-five Police officers from the Kingston Western Division were presented with special awards by the Commissioner of Police Major General Antony Anderson on Friday, December 6. The officers were recognized and commended for their contribution and commitment in making their communities safer during the Kingston Western Division’s annual conference and award ceremony at the Heart […]

Car thief charged by Police

The St. Catherine South Police are reporting a breakthrough in a case in which a taxi operator was robbed at gunpoint of his motor car and other belongings at the Southborough roundabout in Portmore in the parish on Wednesday, December 11. According to investigators, detectives have recovered the motor car and arrested and charged a […]

Church Leader Charged For Rape

A man identified as a church leader is to appear in the Hanover Parish Court on Tuesday, December 17 after he was charged with seven counts of rape by the Hanover Police. The man was arrested on Monday, December 10, by a patrol team that team observed him beating a child in Barnes Lane, Mount […]

Half-Way-Tree Police Warn Citizens

The Half Way Tree Police in St. Andrew is warning job seekers to beware of fraudsters who have been using an employment agency called Global Employees Services to fleece several unsuspecting persons of cash. Investigators say the fictitious agency places ads online and in local newspapers, promising jobs for persons. Persons are asked to pay […]

Police Seize High-Powered Weapons

With a commitment to creating safer communities and roadways, the Hanover Police have heightened their operational activities throughout the parish, resulting in the seizure of  two high powered rifles and a pistol along with 139 assorted rounds of ammunition on Sunday, December 15. A team of officers assigned to the Hanover Division carried out a […]

JCF Hosts Technology Expo

TheJamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) began the observation of its 152nd anniversary with an Open Day and Expo at the Elletson Road Police Station in Kingston on Monday, November 25. The Open Day served as a medium to engage citizens and to let them know how their Police Force has been adopting new technology to better […]

Festive Season Safety Tips

The Police are advising members of the public that as we enter into the 2019 Yuletide season, they should adopt safe practices and be very vigilant as they conduct business and traverse public places. The increase in business and recreational activities usually attracts criminal elements, who may seek to commit robberies and deceive unsuspecting patrons […]