- JPS: Electricity theft uncovered in Negril A joint operation conducted by Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) crews and the security forces in Negril, Westmoreland, has uncovered several instances of electricity theft. During a five-hour operation along the Norman Manley Boulevard, the... Read More
- Ban on smoking in public places takes effect today Several organisations are now marching in three towns across Jamaica in support of the ban on smoking in public places. The marches began around 8 a.m. in Morant Bay, St Thomas; Half-Way Tree, St Andrew; and Montego Bay, St James. The march is... Read More
- Former Broadcaster Wayne White Gets Fourteen Years Former broadcaster Wayne White and his co accused Safari Farr have both been sentenced to fourteen years in prison . Last month, when they appeared in the Gun Court the two pleaded guilty to wounding with intent and illegal possession of a firearm... Read More
- Ex-Lover Sues Sean Paul and Pens Embarrassing Tell All A jilted lover is suing Grammy Award-winning reggae artist Sean Paul in New York for $80 million — and taking intimate revenge in the process - claiming he had her illegally deported from Jamaica and drove her to attempt suicide. Susanne... Read More
- "Popcaan Loves Kartel" Video Goes Viral Belizean radio disc jockey Remix Assassin has created a viral YouTube remix video which recaps the Popcaan and Ryno conflict at the recent staging of Sting. The highlight of the video is Popcaan's bold claim that he loves Vybz Kartel the most... Read More
- "Whitney Houston Was Murdered" Whitney Houston was murdered by drug dealers and a new surveillance video proves it, a Hollywood private investigator is claiming. Paul Huebl says he has turned over evidence to the FBI that shows the 48-year-old singer was killed over a drug debt... Read More
Latest News From The Jamaica Gleaner
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...