Tag: Crime

Warring factions have communities on edge

At their wits' end   The escalating crime problem in Westmoreland, where more than a hundred persons have been killed since the start of the...

Girl Survives Savage Attack

Raped, buggered, stabbed and left for dead Michael Nattoo Staff Reporter Imagine stumbling upon the unconscious, bloodied and beaten body of a young woman, who was...

‘SADAM’ killed, Whitehouse rejoices

Michael Nattoo - Staff Reporter Eyewitness accounts of the death of Westmoreland’s Most Wanted The 96 rounds of ammunition, an UZI Sub-Machine gun, and a...

St. James continues to bleed

12 shot, 7 fatal Even with the anticipated introduction of the Zones of Special Operations, ZOSO, hoodlums continue to spread fear in the blood-stained...

Hell in Paradise – Two brothers gunned down

Michael Nattoo - Staff Reporter Even as our security forces continue their thrust to lasso the raging crime beast here in the Wild West,...

Force fights back

Carol Esson - News Editor Two alleged gunmen were fatally shot by the police in separate incidents in St. James on Wednesday, as the police...

Bloody start to July

Noelita Lawrence - Staff Reporter   With crime statistics indicating that so far, June has been the bloodiest month in the tiny island’s history over a...

  BAIL REVOKED FOR COP FOUND HARBOURING FUGITIVE

  The sentencing of the St James woman constable, Kaye Falconer, who was found guilty of harbouring a fugitive, has been delayed until July 4. Falconer...

Manhunt

With spiraling murder figures and a spike in violent activities across St. James, the police have launched a massive manhunt to capture four men...

ARMY TAKES OVER

Clinton Pickering - Freelance Writer   With an unending list of strategies by the police failing to deal effectively with murderous marauders in western Jamaica, the...