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MURDER SCENE

Investigations Continue into Murder of MoBay Businessman

The police say investigations are ongoing into the murder of a 52-year-old businessman from Montego Bay, St. James, Winston Chue. Mr. Chue was murdered Wednesday evening...

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DPP Urges Criminalizing Persons who Knowingly Transmit HIV

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions is recommending that there be an express provision in law where persons who knowingly transmit a sexual infection to...

PM Security Team

National Security Council Holds First Meeting Since Passage of Special Zones Bill

The National Security Council, which is chaired by Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, is to meet today. It’ll be the first meeting of the Council that includes the...

Kingston Harbour

Oil Spill in Kingston Harbour

The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, is advising marine interests to exercise caution following a major oil spill in the Kingston Harbour in the vicinity...

COURT Sentencing

Hanover Man Gets Life Sentence for 2011 Murder of Girlfriend

A man has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Darnell Campbell in 2011 in Epping, Hanover. He’s Kevon Shaw, a mason in the parish....

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57-yr Old Woman Dies after being Struck by JUTC Bus

A Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) driver has been removed from frontline duty after the bus he was driving mowed down a woman on Windward Road in Kingston last...

Marine Police

JCF Beefs Up Border Patrol with Three New Marine Bases

Further steps are being taken to better patrol the island’s borders to stem the in-flow of illegal guns and drugs. Three marine bases are to be established in...

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Cop Among Three Nabbed in Hanover Drug Bust

A sergeant of police is among three men arrested following a major ganja bust in Hanover yesterday. The policeman is attached to the Savanna-La-Mar Police Station. The...

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Justice Ministry Seeking to Improve Plea Bargaining Incentives

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says the government will be seeking to provide further incentives for criminals who plead guilty under the plea-bargaining arrangement....

PNP Land Ownership Commission

Opposition Calls on Holness to Sanction Ministers Involved in Debushing Programme

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, says Prime Minister Andrew Holness should sanction his Cabinet Ministers whose involvement in last year’s de-bushing...