William Mitchell

Is Jamaica’s Democracy on the Decline?

A new public opinion survey of countries in the Americas has found that support for democracy is declining in Jamaica. According to the survey, a significant number of...

Yallahs Division set for April 27 By-Election

The by-election to determine who’ll represent the Yallahs Division in the St. Thomas Municipal Corporation will be held on April 27. The announcement was made at...

Phillips says Stakeholders Questioning Integrity of Electoral System

Opposition Leader and President of the People’s National Party, Dr. Peter Phillips says the ‘integrity’ of the electoral system is being...

Labour Ministry Issues Back to Work Order to Teachers

The Labour Ministry says protesting public school teachers should return to the classroom today. The education system was crippled for three days, starting on Monday, as...

Jamaica’s Leading the World in Police Fatal Shooting

Commissioner of the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) Terrence Williams, says based on figures available to him, Jamaica has the highest rate of police...

Police Body Cams Still Absent

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, says since the introduction of body-worn cameras in some police divisions, there’s been no instance where...

Police Federation Could Take Govt to Court over Retro Payments

The Police Federation says it’s prepared to take legal action against the Andrew Holness-led administration if it follows through on a plan to make retroactive...

St Mary Police Probe Murders of Two Elderly Farmers

The St. Mary Police are taking statements from residents of Crawl in the parish after two elderly men were killed in the community over the weekend. One of the men was...

Islamic Council Submits 9-Point Crime Plan

The Islamic Council of Jamaica has outlined a nine-point crime plan that it believes will help to stem the crime problem currently facing Jamaica. Speaking at a media...

Five Men Carged with Illegal Possession of Sea Cucumbers

Police from the Marine Division arrested and charged five men for illegal possession of sea cucumbers, following the seizure of approximately 80 pounds of the sea animal...