COP COLLECTS BRIBE AT STATION? ❒ Reportedly got $100,000 to free murder suspect
A detective sergeant from the St Catherine South police division, was taken into custody by his colleagues after he allegedly collected $100,000 to drop a murder case, THE STAR understands.
Alleged smugglers granted bail
Two men, believed to be involved in a drug-smuggling ring, were brought before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court on Tuesday. Charged with possession of, dealing in and attempting to export ganja...
NHF pays out $1.95 billion in claims
The National Health Fund (NHF) has paid out approxi-mately $1.95 billion for just over two million claims received from individual benefit cardholders during the period October 1, 2008 to October 31, 2009,...
Man behind failed ganja export receives bail
The man pointed out as the mastermind behind the failed attempt to export a pound of ganja, got $200,000 bail in the Corporate Area Resident Magis-trate's Court on Monday.
Woman remanded for phone theft
A woman who allegedly stole a teen's cellular phone and then allowed him to be beaten by some men was remanded yesterday in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court.
Student jailed for wounding teacher
A schoolboy who injured his teacher at the Maud McLeod High School in Darliston, Westmoreland, in June 2009, a few weeks before the close of the school year, was sentenced to nine months imprisonment at hard labour on Tuesday.
Man remanded for robbery to be sentenced
A man remanded in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday for robbing a woman will be sentenced tomorrow. Andre Gibbs, 22, of a Corporate Area address, pleaded guilty to larceny from the person.