23 February 2021
Armed robber found guilty, will know his fate Friday

Armed robber found guilty, will know his fate Friday


A 36-year-old will be sentenced this Friday after being found guilty of luring a man out of his home in Barrouallie, attempting to rob him at gunpoint...
19 February 2021
Young man sent to jail for  illegal gun and three bullets

Young man sent to jail for illegal gun and three bullets


Shawhiel Moore has been sentenced to five years and two months in jail for possession of an unlawful firearm and three rounds of ammunition, respectiv...
Veteran thief adds another conviction to his list of 33

Veteran thief adds another conviction to his list of 33


A man who has 33 previous convictions to his name, added another theft to the list last week, for which he will have to spend two months in prison. ...
Court to decide whether Questelles resident is guilty of escaping lawful custody

Court to decide whether Questelles resident is guilty of escaping lawful custody


The court will deliver its decision today, on whether a Questelles resident is guilty of escaping lawful custody after climbing out of the bathroom wi...
Habitual crop thief ordered to fork out $40 compensation

Habitual crop thief ordered to fork out $40 compensation


A produce thief from Mesopotamia has struck again, stealing 16 holes of dasheen and one bunch of bananas from a 75-year-old farmer. Reynold ‘Barp...
16 February 2021
Jamaican convict says men gave him AR-15  assault weapon to stash

Jamaican convict says men gave him AR-15 assault weapon to stash


A Jamaican national must complete five years’ imprisonment for possession of a semi-automatic prohibited rifle stored underneath the bed of his rent...
‘Gullible’ taxi/ambulance driver learns his lesson the hard way

‘Gullible’ taxi/ambulance driver learns his lesson the hard way


A “gullible” taxi/ambulance driver who apparently thought he was transporting cannabis instead of the cocaine he was found with, has escaped immed...
12 February 2021
Teen to undergo counselling, pay  compensation for lighting friend on fire

Teen to undergo counselling, pay compensation for lighting friend on fire


An 18-year-old has been ordered to undergo counselling and pay compensation after lighting another man on fire, because the said man referred to him b...
Montrose man ordered to keep out of trouble, or serve sentence

Montrose man ordered to keep out of trouble, or serve sentence


A 29-year-old who beat up another man, causing him lasting difficulty in moving his limbs, has been sentenced to an 18-month prison term suspended for...
Convicted burglar aspires to work as a security guard

Convicted burglar aspires to work as a security guard


A defendant convicted for possessing a stolen phone, who also has other convictions to his name, surprised the court this week by revealing that his d...