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Conflicting Reports Surround State of St James SOE Detainees

Following a media tour of the Montego Bay Free Port Lock Up in St James, there are still conflicting reports about the conditions in which detainees are being held under...

Sub-Standard Lock-Ups Nothing New, says Police Commissioner

In what appears to be a swipe at those who’re clamouring over the conditions under which persons are being detained in the State of Public Emergency in St James,...

Holness Instructs Relief Agencies to Help Olympic Way Residents after Fire

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has instructed that relief agencies activate mechanisms to assist scores of victims of a fire yesterday in the Olympic Way area of his West...

‘Don’t Blame Me!’ Thwaites Distances Himself From Mock PEP Controversy

Opposition Spokesman on Education and former Education Minister, Reverend Ronald Thwaites, has responded to claims by the current portfolio Minister, Ruel Reid that...

Mobay Mayor Announces Improvements to Major Roadways

Mayor of Montego Bay, Homer Davis has announced plans to fix several major roadways in the tourism mecca. He says the St James Municipal Corporation has submitted a...

Robotham Hails Chinese Entrepreural Contribution to Old Capital

President of the St Catherine Chamber of Commerce, Dennis Robotham says despite harsh criticism he’s commending the Chinese for sustaining the commercial sector in...

Bunting Downplays JLP’s Crime Successes

Former National Security Minister and Central Manchester MP Peter Bunting, is downplaying the government’s crime success story. He says since the Jamaica Labour...

Security Minister Unapologetic over Govt’s Management of St James SOE

National Security Minister, Dr Horace Chang, says he’s not apologizing for how the state is conducting security operations in the State of Public Emergency in St...

Opposition Blasts Committee Decision Against Hearing SOE Detainees

The Opposition caucus of the Internal and External Affairs Committee of Parliament are up in arms after the government majority voted against their calls to have...

‘Death Squad’ Witness tells of Andrew Bissoon’s Brutal Murder

A witness in the trial of three alleged members of the so-called Clarendon-based Police Death Squad gave his account of the killing of Andrew Bissoon in the Supreme...