Entries by Yolanda Henry

Curfew Imposed In Whitfield Town, Kingston 13

A curfew has been imposed in Whitfield Town, Kingston 13 effective 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 13. The curfew will remain in effect until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 15. The boundaries of the curfew are as follows: NORTH – along Delacree Road (from Waltham Park Road &  Languard Avenue to Maxfield Avenue). EAST- along Maxfield […]

Police Seek Help To Identify Child Abuser

Detectives attached to the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA) are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a woman seen in two viral videos circulating on social media recently. The woman known only as ‘Raquel’ was seen in the video assaulting a female believed to be a child. The Police […]

US Woman Charged Under Firearms Act

A woman who was found with a handgun in her luggage after arriving in Jamaica on a flight from Dallas in the United States of America (USA) on Wednesday, June 30, is facing jail time after being charged with breaches of the Firearms Act by the St. James Police. The woman, who has been identified […]

Fisherman Held In Connection With Seizure of M16 Rifle

 A Trelawny fisherman has been charged with breaches of the Firearms Act following the seizure of an M16 rifle and several rounds of ammunition during an operation in Scarlett Hall district in the parish on Thursday, July 01. He is 39-year-old Courey Brown of Scarlett Hall in the parish. He was charged with Illegal Possession of […]

Curfew Imposed in Havana Heights, Clarendon

A curfew that was imposed in sections of Havana Heights in Clarendon at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 03 remains in effect until 6:00 p.m. Monday, July 05. The boundaries of the curfew are as follows: North: Along a dirt track from the unfinished concrete dwelling at the western boundary to the sign which marks […]

Police High Command Condemns Killing of Police Corporal

The Police High Command is condemning the killing of Corporal Devon Thomas, who was gunned down in Papine, St. Andrew on Friday, July 2. “The JCF family extends condolences to the family of Corporal Thomas. We know you are hurting, because the entire JCF is also grieving,” Police Commissioner Major General Antony Anderson said. A […]

Accused Thief To Face Court in St. Elizabeth

Twenty-five-year-old-year-old Daniel Levy of Lamb Town district, Knockpatrick in Manchester has been charged with Shop Breaking and Larceny following a break-in at a shop in Santa Cruz, St. Elizabeth on Sunday, May 23, 2021. Reports from the Santa Cruz Police are that about 6:00 a.m., Levy allegedly smashed a glass window to the shop and […]

Nine Arrested for Illegal Guns

Nine persons were arrested in connection with the seizure of illegal guns in operations across the island between Thursday, June 24 and Friday, June 25.   Four of the nine persons were taken into custody in relation to the seizure of one Taurus .38 revolver and five .38 rounds of ammunition on the Bustamante Highway, […]