William Mitchell

Some Import-Export Fees Could be a Thing of the Past

Industry and Commerce Minister Audley Shaw says some import and export fees may soon be removed from the law books in Jamaica. He says he’s ordered a review of the...

Health Minister Defends Data Backing Sugary Drinks Ban

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says comments that the government may need to rethink the wholesale ban on sugary drinks in schools sends the wrong message....

St Catherine Cops Searching Newlands following Shooting Incidents

The St. Catherine South police are searching for a number of individuals from the of Newlands section of the parish. The latest information follows several incidents of...

Residents Welcome Enhanced Security Measures in Corporate Area

Residents of some of the communities in the latest State of Public Emergency are welcoming the special security measure. Some even expressed surprise that their areas...

More Work to be Done Despite Dip In Crime

Commissioner of Police, Major General Antony Anderson, says despite recent reductions in major crimes across the country, Jamaica’s crime problem isn’t...

Jamaican Woman Convicted on Scamming Charges in America

A federal jury in North Dakota convicted a woman from Providence, Rhode Island for her participation in a Jamaican lottery fraud scheme, last Friday. She is 28-year old...

PSTEB Cop Shot by Robbers on Hagley Pk Rd

A police Sergeant attached to the Constabulary’s Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement Branch, P-STEB, is nursing gunshot wounds this morning, after being pounced upon...

PSTEB Considering More Changes to Manage Mandela Traffic Flow

Commanding Officer of the Constabulary’s Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement Branch, PSTEB, Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen, says the authorities are thinking...

St Catherine Commuters Languish in Morning Gridlock

There was a smooth start to the day in much of the corporate area today, as police were out in their numbers to alleviate the traffic congestion anticipated as thousands...

Increased Police Presence is Here to Stay, says Chang

National Security Minister, Dr. Horace Chang, says the increased police presence on the streets of the corporate area will continue for the rest of the year. Today was...