Posts Tagged ‘Crime in Jamaica’

Police is Seeking a St Catherine Hit and Run Driver

Westmoreland Police Killed Two Gunmen

Jamaica, January 21, 2018 (Mckoy’s News)  St. Catherine, Jamaica (JCF) – St Catherine Hit and Run Driver: The Portmore Police are appealing to the driver of a motorcar that collided with a pedal cyclist on Municipal Boulevard in St. Catherine on Thursday, January 11 to turn himself in to the Police immediately. Dead is 48-year-old Leroy…

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Chinese Wholesaler Arrested for Selling Countereit Items

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December 24, 2017 – Mckoy’s News (Jamaican News)  St James, Jamaica – Chinese Wholesaler Arrested: The police Counter Terrorism and Organized Crime (CTOC) have arrested a Chinese national after the seizure of nearly J$10M worth of counterfeit items. Reportedly 37-year-old Younsen Li was picked up during a raid in Montego Bay on December 20. According to…

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Clarendon: May Pen PNP Councillor Caretaker and Son Murdered

Clarendon, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – May Pen PNP Councillor Caretaker and Son Murdered: The Clarendon police are now carrying out investigations surrounding the shooting death of Carol Ebanks, People’s National Party Councilor Caretaker and her son in May Pen Clarendon on Wednesday (December 13, 2017) night. Reports are that shortly after 11:00 p.m., Ms. Ebanks…

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Montego Bay: Popular Canterbury Woman Murdered at Mango Walk

Trudy First Lady Malcolm, Christina Samuels, Canterbury Woman Murdered,

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Popular Canterbury Woman Murdered: A popular 27-year-old woman who hails from the Canterbury community in St James was discovered shot to death at a section of Mango Walk in Montego Bay on Wednesday morning. The victim has been identified as Christina Samuels, otherwise called Crissy of 12 1/2 Upper Kings Street,…

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Mount Salem Wanted Man Held in Kingston

Arrested, Forged Landing Stamp

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Mount Salem Wanted Man Held: The Area One Police have reported that a man who was recently placed on the St James list of wanted men and was being sought in connection with several shootings, murders and illegal possession of firearm incidents was apprehended in Kingston on the weekend.…

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Police Force Flock Montego Bay and the Volatile  Areas of St James

St James, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Police Force Flock Montego Bay: St James police increased their presence in sections of the parish for the holiday, as promised by Montego Bay mayor Hon. Homer Davis. As Jamaica’s murder rate soar, with St James having the highest tally of over 300 murders year to date, law enforcement…

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Two Security Guards Shot Dead at Red Stripe Distribution Centre

Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Two Security Guards Shot Dead: Gunmen last night attacked two security guards at the Red Stripe distribution centre in Annotto Bay, St Mary killing them. The details of the incident were not immediately clear, however, it has been confirmed that the two security guards were shot. Red Stripe has…

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People Fleeing Montego Bay Due to the Killings, Residents Speak

Montego Bay

St James, Jamacia (Mckoy’s News) – People fleeing Montego Bay: Davon Crump, former president of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce says he is aware that people are leaving St James because of the crime rate. Crump in speaking to a news outlet says that he had an employee who came to Montego Bay from Portland, but…

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St. James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News)- UNIDENTIFIED MAN MURDERED- ST JAMES POLICE SEEKING ASSISTANCE: The St James Police are asking members of the public for their assistance to identify a man, who was shot and killed by gunmen in Glendevon on Tuesday morning. The victim is believed to be about 34 years old, dark complexion, stout build,…

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Jamaica – Politics, Police and Crime

Madness and Politics, Progress Changed Course

Jamaica – Politics, Police and Crime: When Roots, Reggae artist Protégé penned the song “Blood Money Run Ja.”, few understand the truism in the verses of that song and how the lethal combination of police, politics, crime and the social fallout from colonization has caused a potentially great and beautiful country to be a failed…

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