Politicians netted in scam
Two members of the St James parish council have found themselves in hot water following pre-dawn raids at their homes yesterday by members of the security force....
After flare-up of violence ... US Embassy blacklists Grants Pen area
The United States Embassy in Kingston has issued an advisory to its citizens to avoid the Grants Pen community following the recent flare-up of violence in the area.
Prisoner escapes from custody
A prisoner is now on the run after he escaped from custody at the National Chest Hospital in St Andrew, while being treated for highly contagious tuberculosis.
38-y-o charged in connection with shooting death
Detectives from the Major Investigation Task Force have charged a 38-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of the operations manager of Sparkles Production.
DONS ORDER DEATHS FROM ABROAD
The recent flare-up of violence in several communities is being blamed on dons based overseas who are reportedly giving instructions for residents who have fallen out of favour to be executed, THE STAR understands.
Cops probe security guard's murder
The St Catherine Major Investigation Task Force has launched an investigation into the murder of a security guard in Old Harbour, St Catherine, yesterday....
Thieves escape after robbing Cash Pot outlet
The absence of a functioning police service vehicle at the Spald-ings Police Station in Claren-don enabled thieves to escape after they held up and robbed a Cash Pot outlet in Spaldings, Clarendon, and escaped with $800,000 on Monday....