WESTERN BUREAU:A man who was arrested last month after he was allegedly seen offering his services as a tour guide in Montego Bay had his bail extended when he appeared in the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court on Monday.
WESTERN BUREAU:Kevin Tapper, one of six musicians arrested recently in a cocaine bust at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, pleaded guilty in court yesterday and is to return for sentencing on March 27.
WESTERN BUREAU:The absence of one of the attorneys representing the three police officers who are facing multiple charges arising from last August's beating death of Mario Deane, forced the matter to be deferred from yesterday's scheduled sitting.
WESTERN BUREAU: The case against the seven Montego Bay based policemen, who allegedly accepted money from a St. James businessman in exchange for not prosecuting him on ganja charges has been deferred until March 4 because of the prosecution's case-file not being completed.
Christopher Thomas Gleaner Writer WESTERN BUREAU: A man who appeared before the Montego Bay Resident Magistrates Court on Tuesday, for wounding a minor, has been ordered to begin paying $500,000 in restitution by M...
ANTHONY SMIKLE, vice-chief executive officer at Cornwall Regional Hospital, St James, has pleaded with citizens to help reduce instances of violent crime in Jamaica, as according to him, crime's after-effects are straining the health sector's resources.