- Tifa: latest victim of false advertising Dancehall diva Tifa is once again the victim of false advertising. An event called Secrets which is being advertised for August 5, has the artiste billed to perform along with I Octane and Miss Kitty as emcee. However, Tifa says she has no... Read More
- Director general of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority has rejected resignation call The outgoing director general of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority has rejected a suggestion by a letter written that he should resign because of the protracted period it has taken to complete the final report into the December 2009 American... Read More
- Opposition concerned about voters' list The opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has voiced concern about the names of persons now on the voters list. Audley Shaw, the party’s Deputy leader believes the list needs to be updated. He was addressing a meeting of Area Council 3 on Sunday.... Read More
- Skeletal remains found in shallow grave The skeletal remains of a man were found in a shallow grave located in Savage Pen, Gordon Town, St. Andrew yesterday. The remains are believed to be that of 29-year-old farmer Markey McLarty o/c ‘Bulldog’ from a Gordon Town address. McLarty was... Read More
- Kamla email scandal deepens Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar and her Attorney General have filed pre-action protocol letters against Opposition leader Dr Keith Rowley as the fall out continues over an email scandal. The letters are seeking to bar... Read More
- London man arrested for murder A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found in a suitcase in a sports ground in north-west London. The unidentified body was found after police searched a wooded area in Thornfield Avenue, Mill Hill, on... Read More
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The state of public emergency now in place in St James was never the desired crime-fighting option of many stakeholders, especially the major tourism players in the parish, despite 335 murders last year and 269 in 2016.In fact, two years ago, during...
A 14-year-old boy was among 58 teenagers arrested and charged with murder last year as juveniles figured prominently across Jamaica as either the perpetrators or victims of crime.Four 15-year-old boys, three 16-year-olds, and 14 who were only 17...
Executive director of National Integrity Action (NIA) Professor Trevor Munroe is urging the security forces to learn from the lessons of 2010 as they carry out the state of emergency in St James.Munroe yesterday declared NIA's support for the...
While claiming a successful first two days of operations since St James was placed under a state of emergency, the security forces are appealing for greater support in order to restore normalcy to the parish."After the first 48 hours of the...
Jamaica's staggering crime rate will be placed under the microscope today by the opposition People's National Party (PNP) as it completes a three-day retreat of its shadow cabinet.The PNP's shadow cabinet, has been in retreat since Friday, and the...