News & Updates

SPELLING BEE CHAMPION MEETS COMMISSIONER OF POLICE

The National Spelling Bee Champion, Nathaniel Stone, had the opportunity to personally meet with Commissioner of Police Major General Antony Anderson at his offices on Old Hope Road, St. Andrew on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

Prominent Real Estate Attorney Charged Again

Sixty-seven-year-old Jennifer Messado, of a Kingston 8 address in St. Andrew, was charged by detectives attached to the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigations Branch (CTOC) on Friday, May 25 for breaches of the Forgery Act.

She was charged with Forgery, Uttering Forged Documents and Attempting to Obtain Money by Means of Forged Documents.

Persons of Interest Turn Themselves In

Five men who were listed as Persons of Interest in Clarendon are now in Police custody. They were brought in by relatives.

They are:

  • Lennox Bryson otherwise called ‘Crimist’ or ‘Bull’
  • Paul Bryson otherwise called ‘Ken’
  • Claudius Bryan otherwise called ‘Brains’
  • Omar Wright otherwise called ‘Foxy’
  • Everton Nelson otherwise called ‘Eva’

The Clarendon Police have relisted the following individuals as Persons of Interest.

These persons are all from Farm Effortville, Clarendon.

Club Owner Fined Thousands

Forty-two-year-old Calico Morgan, a club manager who was arrested and charged for breaching sections of the Town and Communities Act in Montego Bay, St. James last month was fined JMD 50,000 when he appeared in the St. James Parish Court on Wednesday, May 16.

Jamaica hosts Association of Caribbean commissioners of Police Conference 2018

The 33rd Annual General Meeting and Conference of the Association of Caribbean Commissioners of Police (ACCP) will be held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre (MBCC) in St. James from April 30th- May 4th, 2018.

This year’s theme is: “An Integrated Approach against Serious and Organised Crime– Implications for Regional Growth and Development.”

High Command Concerned About Citizens Inference in Police Operations

April 20, 2018- The Police High Command is expressing concern about the frequency with which members of the public continue to interfere in Police operations, in particular, when an arrest is being made in a public space.

In recent times, there have been numerous incidents where uniformed police officers, attempting to effect an arrest, not only face resistance from the offender but also members of the public in the area at the time. Several cases have resulted in officers being assaulted with some of the incidents captured on video and shared on social media

High Command Statement on St. James SOE Operations

The Police High Command is concerned about the discussions on the matter of ending of the State of Emergency (SOE) when this measure has proven to be effective and has saved at least fifty-four lives since its inception in St James.

Reduction in Serious and Violent Crimes

April 11, 2018- The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is reporting that there is an overall 5.1% reduction in serious and violent crimes as at Sunday, April 7 compared to the same period in 2017.

As at April 7 this year, there has been 385 reported murders or a 4.1% increase when compared to the same period last year. Shootings are up marginally with a 0.6% increase. However, there is a 17.6% reduction in the number of reported cases of rape and a 33.1% reduction in aggravated assault.

Suspected Thief Held at Carnival With Several Cell Phones; Jewelry

April 08, 2018- A man who was held by the Police with several cellular phones and jewellery, believed to be stolen property, following the Carnival Road March on Sunday, April 08 has been charged for breaches of the Larceny Act.

Charged is 20-year-old Jamar Myrie of Kirkview Terrace, Ingleside, Manchester.

Chinese Nationals Charged for Intellectual Property Breaches

Two Chinese nationals were charged by investigators from the Counter Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigations Branch, following the seizure of counterfeit goods valued at approximately JMD 300 million, during an operation on Princess Street in downtown Kingston on Wednesday, April 4.

Forty-year-old Zhang Timpim of Lords Road, Kingston 5 and 32-year-old Yang Zhao of Halifax Avenue, Kingston 8 were both charged with Unauthorized use of Trademark, Breaches of the Customs Act and Misleading and Deceptive Conduct.

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