March 04, 2021 – Detectives assigned to the Clarendon Police Division arrested and charged  25-year-old Kemar Dunkley, a taxi operator of Victoria district, Rochester in Clarendon with multiple charges after he assaulted a policeman in the town centre of May Pen, Clarendon on Thursday, March 4.

Dunkley was slapped with the following charges: 

Ø  Dangerous Driving

Ø  Disobeying a Constable

Ø  Resisting Arrest

Ø  Assaulting Police

Ø  Assault Occasioning Bodily Harm and

Ø  Malicious Destruction of Government Property

The charges are in relation to an incident that began unfolding about 9:00 a.m. Dunkley reportedly attacked a policeman and assaulted him after the Policeman attempted to cite him for a traffic breach. It is alleged that Dunkley disobeyed the Policeman’s signal to stop, attempted to hit him with his motor car and then exited the vehicle and physically assaulted the Policeman, trying to disarm him of his service pistol.

After the fracas, Dunkley was arrested and taken to the station where he was formally charged.


His court date has not been finalized.