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Police Probe into ‘After All’ Video Progressing Swiftly

The investigation into the involvement of Jamaica Constabulary Force members in the controversial and murderous music video “After All” by dancehall artiste...

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Murder Rises as Other Crimes Fall

Even as the country grapples with a spiraling murder rate, five other categories of serious crimes are showing significant reductions. Murder and shootings are the only...

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OUR Write to Digicel About ‘Prepaid Maintenance Fee’

The Office of Utilities Regulation has written to Digicel asking it to explain its decision to start charging a Prepaid Maintenance Fee (PMF) to customers whose monthly...

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Security Council Now a Cabinet Committee

The National Security Council has been formally recognized as a committee of Cabinet. The announcement was made by Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, as he addressed the...

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Supreme Court Struggles to Clear Cases in Hilary Term

There were more than 2400 adjournments in the Supreme Court term just ended April this year. And the main reasons for adjournments had very little to do with a lack of...

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Three Wanted Men Arrested

The Kingston West Police say they arrested three wanted men during a major operation yesterday. One of the men arrested was wanted for questioning in relation to the...

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No Immediate Plans to Ban Brazilian Beef

Agriculture Minister, Karl Samuda, says there are no plans at this time to ban meat products from Brazil. His comment comes as the United States Department of...

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Court Data Reveals 7/10 Accused of Murder Walk Free

There’s a seven in 10 chance that an accused tried for murder in Jamaica will walk free by the time the case ends. On the other hand, if that same individual is...

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Flash Flood Watch in effect for all parishes.

A flash flood watch is now in effect for low lying and flood prone areas of all parishes. The flash flood watch is effective until five tomorrow morning. The...

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Chief Justice, Zaila McCalla hits back at criticisms from Police Commissioner Qallo.

Chief Justice, Zaila McCalla, is hitting back this afternoon against criticisms by the Police Commissioner about the long time it takes for cases to be tried in the...