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‘Time for Deep PNP Introspection’ – Bunting

A former General Secretary of the People’s National Party, PNP, Peter Bunting, says the party needs to do deep introspection following its defeat in the fiercely...

Growing Support for Outlawing of Corporal Punishment

Public Defender, Arlene Harrison Henry, is supporting Prime Minister Andrew Holness’s position for a ban on corporal punishment in public institutions and homes....

Opposition Wants More Training of Specialist Nurses at Bustamante

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Dayton Campbell, is calling for increased training of specialist nurses to boost the country’s capacity to treat children with...

Taxi Operator Charged for Bribing Cop

A taxi operator has been charged for bribing a rank and file member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force. The 40-year-old taxi operator, Joseph Nickle, was charged by...

Police Monitoring St Mary Communities Following Fatal Shootings

Police are keeping a close watch on two communities in St Mary as residents blocked the roads this morning in protest against the killing of a man allegedly by the...

Extortionists Bilking $1.5m from Bus & Taxi Operators Daily

Extortionists are getting up to $1.5-million from bus and taxi operators per day. That’s according to President of the Transport Operators Development Sustainable...

St Thomas Men Released following St Thomas Protests

Two men detained following a protest for better roads in St. Thomas on Monday have been released. The men Omar Ryan and Andrew Turner were released from police lockup...

Men Arrested in St Thomas Road Protests Back in Court

Two men arrested last evening during the protest for better roads in St. Thomas are being questioned by detectives in the presence of their attorneys. The question and...

Rank-and-File Cops Restive

Rank and file members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force are restive at this hour. They’re reportedly frustrated with the pace of their wage negotiations with the...

Gang Violence Driving Almost 70% of St James Murders

Gang disputes account for 67 percent of the murders in St James since the start of the year. That’s according to the Head of the Area One Police, Assistant...