Stevian Simmonds

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Children’s Advocate NOT Supporting Reviewin Age of Criminal Responsibility

Children’s Advocate, Diahann Gordon Harrison, says she’s not in support of the suggestion that legislators need to review the age of criminal responsibility....

Court Books

DPP wants Chief Justice to speak with Judge Pusey about Professional Conduct

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, is suggesting that Chief Justice, Zaila McCalla, should ‘have a word’ with Chief Parish Judge, Judith...

Pension

Police Federation Welcomes Phasing in of 5% Pension Contribution

The Police Federation is welcoming news that the five-percent contribution to be paid by public sector workers under new pension reform legislation will be phased in....

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Two Men Perish in Failed Attempt to Steal Bus

Two men died after a bus they tried to steal plunged over a precipice in St. Ann on Tuesday. Head of the St. Ann Police, Superintendent Gary Francis, says the men stole...

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Reputed Klansman Leader to be deported This Week

Acting Commissioner of Police, Novelette Grant says the reputed leader of the Spanish Town-based Klansman gang, Tesha Miller, is to be deported this week. News emerged...

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Rastafari Group Threatens Legal Action Against Govt over Coral Gardens Massacre

Members of the Rastafari movement are this afternoon threatening to sue the government, if they’ve to wait any longer for an apology and compensation for the Coral...

STOP CRIME

Fear Gripping Hotel Workers in Hanover

A staff representative at the Grand Palladium Resort in Lucea, Hanover, is bemoaning the negative impact of crime in the parish on workers. President of the Staff...

Gang Violence

Over 100 Hanover Residents Involved in Gangs

The Hanover police say over 100 residents of the parish are in gangs. They say it’s a ‘significant’ number given the size of the parish. The assertion...

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Property Tax Shock! Govt Facing Heat as Realities of Increases Set In

State Minister of Finance, Fayval Williams, says the government understands the ‘shock’ being experienced by people who’ll have to pay huge increases...

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Metcalfe St Correctional Officers Back at Work

Correctional officers at the Metcalfe Street Juvenile Centre, in West Kingston have resumed all duties at the facility. This, after a shooting incident on Tuesday night...