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Wednesday, 23 October 2019 21:30

Government continues with Master Plan for Bernard Lodge

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Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government will address the concerns raised by stakeholders on the proposed integrated development of the Bernard Lodge Area.

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 21:14

Bolt, Christian to receive humanitarian award

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WORLD record holder and eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt and Glenford Christian, founder and chairman of Cari-Med Group of Companies, are expected to be bestowed with the 2019 International Humanitarian Award on Friday in New York City.

Thursday, 17 October 2019 21:57

Narcotics Police Nab Six for Drug Offences

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Six persons were arrested by the Narcotics Police between the hours of 6:00p.m., Monday, October 14 and 6:00 a.m., on Tuesday, October 15 as over JMD 5 million
worth of illegal drugs were seized in separate incidents.

Monday, 14 October 2019 23:20

Police brutality captured on camera

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The Police High Command has instructed the Inspectorate and Professional Oversight Bureau (IPROB) to conduct an investigation into the circumstances surrounding an altercation, between police officers and citizens in Kingston West.

Sunday, 13 October 2019 20:21

Murder, shooting, rape up in Manchester

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Police are reporting an increase in reported rape cases, murders and shootings in Manchester since the start of the year compared to the corresponding period last year (January 1 – October 10).

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 22:33

Gun used by robbers, hostage takers found

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Following a systematic search by members of the Caribbean Search Centre and officers assigned to the St. Andrew Central Police Division, the firearm and ammunition used in the attempted robbery/ hostage incident in Kingston 10 has been seized.

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has met with stakeholders in the entertainment industry to discuss several areas of concern, including provisions of the Noise Abatement Act.

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 15:39

Swift police action nabs would-be robbers

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Police negotiators from the Jamaica Constabulary Force successfully de-escalated a hostage situation at a business place on Molynes Road, Kingston 10 on Monday, September 09, securing the safe release of several hostages and the surrender of the hoodlums.

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 03:29

Five Men Charged With Murder

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Two St. James men are among five persons who have been charged for murder in relation to five incidents dating back to March of this year.

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 03:13

Seven to face court on gun charges

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Seven persons are to face the court to answer to charges of Illegal Possession of Firearm and Illegal Possession of Ammunition following the seizure of one firearm and 26 rounds of ammunition in two separate incidents.

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 02:29

Special Floral Tribute for Ms Lou

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The Cari-Folk Singers perform a Miss Lou Folk Song medley during A Special Gathering, a floral tribute in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Dr. the Hon. Louise Bennett-Coverley, Miss Lou. The celebratory event was held on Miss Lou’s Birthday, September 7 at the National Heroes Park in Kingston.

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