Murders So Far This Year Surpass Total Homicides For 2016
The number of people who have been killed in Jamaica since the beginning of the year has already surpassed the figure for all of 2016.
Crime figures indicate that between January 1 and November 4, 1359 people were killed. This equates to a 26 per cent increase over the same time frame in 2016.
1350 homicides were recorded throughout the entire year of 2016 in Jamaica.
So far this year, 103 women,and 1200 men have been killed in a violent manner.
A more detailed look at the figures reveals that 48 children and eight members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force have been killed since the beginning of the year.
Remember to share this article on Facebook and other Social Media Platforms. To submit your own articles or to advertise with us please send us an EMAIL at: [email protected]
- Jamaican Dalton Harris Delivers Incredible Rendition Of Beyonce’s ‘Listen’ On X Factor UK - November 18, 2018
- Stunning Home For Sale In Stonebrook Estate - November 12, 2018
- Jamaican Author Dwight Thompson Delivers Hard-Hitting Coming-Of-Age Tale With Debut Novel - November 11, 2018
- Fly Jamaica Plane Crash Lands In Guyana - November 9, 2018
- Jamaican Visual Artist Maia Chung Has First Solo Exhibition - November 9, 2018
- Two Reggae Girlz Named In CONCACAF Best Eleven - November 6, 2018
- The Ball Is In Bolt’s Court - October 30, 2018
- Ruffi Delivers At South Florida Event - October 27, 2018
- Historic! Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz Qualify For The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup - October 18, 2018
- Reggae Boy Luton Shelton Afflicted With ALS Disease - October 13, 2018