Category: Midday News

Orange Bay Residents Lauded for Seizing Shotgun from Gunman

The police say a man now in custody, who shot at another man in Orange Bay in Hanover Wednesday evening, is to be charged. Residents of a community are being commended...

SECURIPOC to Report Bi-Monthly

The newly-launched Security Programme Oversight Committee, SECURIPOC, is to report to the public every two months. That’s according to the Chairman of the...

JCAA Aviation Inspectors Stage Two-Day Sick-Out over Salary Negotiations

Aviation Inspectors at the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority are off the job. The majority of the Inspectors, who are said to be on a two day sick out, say they’ll...

‘Move Air Traffic Control Backup Equipment’, says American Aviation Expert

An experienced US pilot, Captain Ross Aimer, says backup air traffic control equipment should not be housed at the same location as primary ones. Captain Aimer is the...

Fire Brigade Workers End Industrial Action

The National Workers Union (NWU) says normalcy is to be restored by drivers and mechanics engaged at the Jamaica Fire Brigade commencing at 7:00 this morning. This...

PNP Talking up Chances in SE St Mary

PNP General Secretary, Julian Robinson, is urging comrades to unite and ensure victory for the party in South East St. Mary. AND former Member of Parliament for South...

Govt Expediting Purchase of J$25m Communications & Radar Systems

The government is to expedite the importation of parts required to repair the communications and radar systems at the Norman Manley International Airport. The systems...

Holness Admits Some Cops ‘Did Not Turn Up’ for ZOSO

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, has, for the first time, publicly admitted some members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force ‘did not turn up’ for their...

‘Fake Guns’? Holness & Bunting Clash in Parliament

Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Peter Bunting, has questioned whether two homemade guns the security forces say they’ve seized in the Mount Salem Zone...

Cops Not Reporting Incidents of Sexual Harassment in the Force

Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Administration in the JCF, Novelette Grant, is admitting there’s been ‘concern’ about sexual harassment and...