Firearm, drugs found in La Brea

A loaded firearm was found in a plastic bag hidden off the roadway in La Brea.  The weapon is a .38mm pistol loaded with six rounds of matching ammunition.  In the plastic bag, there w...

September 17, 2020
Crime

Man charged for smoking marijuana in public

Police are reminding citizens that under current laws, smoking marijuana in public is illegal. This latest reminder comes after a 22-year-old man was arrested in Oropune Gardens, Piarco, for smokin...

September 16, 2020
Crime

GoFundMe account opened for activist's bail

A GoFundMe account has been created for activist Nazma Muller to secure her bail. Muller was granted bail at $300,000 (with surety) or a cash alternative of $15,000, after she appeared before an Ar...

September 13, 2020
Crime

Marijuana plantation destroyed in Matura

A marijuana plantation with about 3,000 plants including of full-grown trees and seedlings was destroyed by police officers in Matura on Friday.  Police from the Matura, Toco, and Ma...

September 12, 2020
Crime

CanEx launches Global Investment Platform

CanEx Jamaica has announced the launch of a new global investment platform.  CanEx Capital Connection (CCC) is a global platform, focused primarily in the Caribbean and Latin American region t...

September 11, 2020
Business

Mayaro woman held with 1.4 kilos of marijuana

Police are once again reminding citizens that under current laws in this country, persons are only allowed to have in their possession up to 30 grammes of marijuana, and up to four marijuana plants. ...

September 10, 2020
Crime