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Details Into the Murder of Anthony Cruz’s Daughter and Her Mother (full story)

Karen Marie Lyle was a newlywed, killed by a husband of 10 months who is accused of shooting her and confessing the crime to a 911 dispatcher Monday in Sunrise, police said. Lyle, 40, had a 15-year-old daughter, Shanice Smith, also shot and killed at the family’s home in the 7700 block of Balboa Street in Sunrise, […]

Police Murder Trial: “I Was Afraid He Would Kill Me”

Police Murder Trial: “I Was Afraid He Would Kill Me”

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – Police Murder Trial: The case continues at the Home Circuit Court in Downtown Kingston today for two Policemen on trial for murder of a man and shooting injury of a 17-year-old, who was reportedly shot at close range in his chest. The main prosecution witness will be on the stand on day […]


“A Healthy You” with DJ Amber – Healing for Minor and Major Illnesses

About: “A healthy you” “A healthy you” is a weekly Wednesday commentary post on, where Amber Crowl [Radio Personality, Host, Writer and activist] shares health, and natural healing using foods, herbs and things of nature to heal illnesses… Dj amber welcomes your talk back options and conversions, and comments on Mckoy’s News. Log on at […]


Crime: Posting of Persons Having Sex is Sharing Pornography, Says Police

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – Police says, posting of persons engaged in sexual act is sharing pornography. If minors are involved, it is child pornography. JCF warns that sharing pornography is punishable by fines /or imprisonment under the Cybercrimes Act . Speaking with the press, Assistant Commissioner of Police Clifford Chambers states that pornography or photographs […]

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Alleged Jamaican Criminal Included in Us Immigration Raid (full story)

NEW YORK — Immigration officials arrested 41 undocumented people last week in the New York City area, 38 of whom had criminal convictions, including residents from the North Shore of Staten Island, Bushwick and Elmhurst, according to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and advocates. The raids were part of “routine, daily targeted operations to arrest criminal aliens and […]

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Jamaican dancehall DJ indicted for allegedly attacking prison guard

A Jamaican dancehall DJ sentenced to prison for his role in an international cocaine ring was indicted last week for allegedly assaulting a corrections officer. Andrew Davis, 38, is serving a 25-year sentence in South Woods State Prison for charges of cocaine distribution, money laundering and conspiracy. He allegedly assaulted corrections officer Victor Tapia on July […]


Posting Defamatory Information Online Has Landed Woman in Jail

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – A woman who posted false information on social media about her ex, is now behind bars. The police have arrested and charged 35-year-old Amieka Mullings on Monday (Feb) under the Cybercrimes Act, after she posted pictures on social media claiming her ex-boyfriend is wanted for rape, assault and murder. A statement […]

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As Tints are Removed – Vere Taxi Tells Media and Government “Be More Tactful”

McKoy’s News (McN) – The Jamaican government ordered the removal of all tints on Public Passenger Vehicles [PPVs], beginning Monday February 14, 2017. This order directed from the office of the Prime Minister, follows police information of surge in attacks and murders on women and girls island-wide, by men posing as taxi drivers. On Monday […]


Entertainer Anthony Cruz Daughter,15 – Murdered in the US

Florida, USA (McN) – Entertainer Anthony Cruz 15-year-old daughter, Shanice Smith was murdered along with her mother in Florida. Reportedly 15-year-old Shanice Smith and her 40-year-old mother were shot and killed on Monday by a 32-year-old man. Today Anthony Cruz who named his independent record label Shan-Shan after his only daughter, Shanice is beyond grief about his daughter’s […]


Posting and Sharing Defamatory Materials Could Land You in Jail

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – Assistant Commissioner of Police Clifford Chambers warns the Jamaican public that their actions to post obscene images on social media and other social share platforms, with intention of defaming and extorting a person, may land the poster and sharer of the photos, messages, voice notes and videos in jail. Under the cybercrimes […]

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UPDATE: Alkaline Released From Jail Before 6 PM Today

Kingston 11, Jamaica (McN) –  Update: Police released Dancehall Star Alkaline from Jail this evening following a court order to release the artist or charge him. Attorney at law Peter Champagnie, representing Dj. Alkaline filed papers on Monday morning with the Kingston and St. Andrew Parish court to have the Deejay released from Hunts Bay Police […]

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UPDATE: Police Arrested Haitian Man who Chopped Off Wife Hand

Ramble, Hanover (McN) – Update: Police nabbed the man who chopped off his wife’s hand on Monday morning in Ramble Hanover. Hover police arrested the Haitian man who allegedly chopped off his wife’s hand in Hanover this morning. Reports in to McKoy’s News are, the police have taken Justin Cisceronm who was found at his St. […]

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