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A split in the deadly Clansman gang has been playing out violently across sections of the St Catherine North Police Division and is believed to be the main driver behind a 60 per cent increase in murders in the area since the start of this year.With...
Three wanted persons were among a group of more than 60 men picked up by the police in St Catherine yesterday, following Prime Minister Andrew Holness' declaration of a state of public emergency in the St Catherine North Police Division.The state of...
The agitated Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA) will today decide whether to accept the latest wage offer from the Government, even as there is a rush to pay back millions in retroactive sums which, according to the Government, cannot be delayed...
New police commissioner could look to the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) to bolster his management team as he takes office.There is growing speculation that former head of the JDF, Major General Antony Anderson, will look to his former colleagues for...
Operating hours for businesses and other establishments in sections of the St Catherine North Police Division, where a state of public emergency was declared yesterday, have been adjustedin keeping with stipulations under the enhanced security...
- NWA working to reconnect severed main road in Dover Castle, St Catherine The National Works Agency (NWA) says work is currently underway to reconnect the main road between Linstead, St Catherine and Guys Hill, St Mary, which was severed in the community of Dover Castle in May 2017, during heavy rainfall. According to... Read More
- SLB Sets New Date To Publish Names And Faces Of Delinquent Borrowers The Students' Loan Bureau (SLB) says it has pushed back by a week the planned publication of the names and faces of delinquent borrowers. Over the years, the SLB has been publishing the names of delinquent borrowers in an effort to encourage them to... Read More
- Sandals South Coast relegated from RSPL Sandals South Coast and Boys’ Town have been relegated from the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) following Sunday's matches. Elsewhere, UWI FC defeated leaders Portmore United 3-0 at the Mona Bowl. FC Reno turned back champions Arnett Gardens 2-0 at... Read More
- JCF Launches #WantedMenJa Campaign For Lent The Jamaica Constabulary Force has launched a Wanted Persons’ Campaign for Lent, which runs from Sunday, February 25 to Friday, March 30. The campaign, which has been dubbed ‘What Are You Giving Up for Lent?’ urges Jamaicans to report wanted persons... Read More
- New law prohibits JPs from charging for their services A new law is on the rise that will prohibit Justices of the Peace for charging for their services. And those who lose their seal will have to bear the cost of replacing it. These are some of the provisions of the long-in-coming Justices of the Peace... Read More
- J$50m Upgrade For MoBay Transport Centre The Montego Bay Transport Centre, which has been in a state of disrepair for some time, is to be upgraded at a cost of $50 million as part of a renovation and development project, which is aimed at putting the facility back into an acceptable state... Read More