Category: Midday News

Constabulary Releases Flawed Most Wanted List

The Jamaica Constabulary Force is facing another embarrassment, as at least two persons on the St. James Police’s most wanted list, released over the weekend, are...

St James Business Interests Welcome Positive Influence of SOE

At least three business owners in St. James are welcoming the State of Public Emergency in the parish. Owner of Pier One in Montego Bay, Robert Russell, says while the...

JLP to Make Candidate Selection Decision in NW St Andrew Today

The candidate selection committee of the governing Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, is to make a recommendation to the party’s standing committee today about who should...

Holy Trinity Take Anti-Bleaching Hard Line

The principal of Holy Trinity High School Margaret Brissett Bolt says the students who were sent home on Wednesday for bleaching will not be allowed to enter the school...

Tourism Minister Moves to Clarify Global Reporting of State of Emergency

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has taken to the international press to clarify certain reports Public State of Emergency in the parish of St. James. In a statement...

Flanker Residents Welcome State of Emergency

Residents of one of the communities considered one of the most volatile in St. James, Flanker, are welcoming the State of Public Emergency in their area. In a number of...

PSOJ Comes out in Support of State of Emergency

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, PSOJ, is the latest group to come out in support of the State of Emergency. The PSOJ had earlier this month expressed concern...

Police Take Zero-Tolerance Approach to St James Crime

The Police have announced a zero-tolerance approach to crime in St. James, in the wake of yesterday’s declaration of a State of Public Emergency in the parish....

Security Forces Find High Powered Rifle in St James SOE

The joint military and police team in St. James, where there is now a State of Public Emergency, says they’ve already made a significant gun find. The high powered...

JCC Supports St James State of Emergency

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) says it’s supporting the State of Public Emergency declared in St James yesterday by the government. In a statement, the JCC...