Wednesday, 16 November 2022 16:45

US fugitive held in Jamaica after 10 years on the run

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A US fugitive said to be on the run for 10 years was held in a multi-agency operation in St James on Tuesday.

Wednesday, 02 November 2022 15:59

Make use of gun amnesty, Commish advises

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Police Commissioner Major General Antony Anderson has urged persons to take advantage of the pending gun amnesty before warning that "at the end of the amnesty there is no excuse" for individuals who are caught with an illegal gun.

Wednesday, 02 November 2022 15:50

Four dead, one injured in multiple Clarendon shootings

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Two separate shooting incidents in Clarendon have left four persons dead and one hospitalised.

Rushane Patterson, the person of interest in the murder of social media influencer Aneka 'Slickianna' Townsend, is now in police custody, law enforcement sources have disclosed.

A judge in the Hanover Parish Court in Sandy Bay today ordered the return of the passport of an American woman charged with manslaughter arising from a fatal crash.

Wednesday, 02 November 2022 14:55

Regional police welfare body wants cop killers hanged

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KINGSTOWN, St Vincent and the Grenadines, CMC – The organisation representing the welfare of police officers across the region has called for harsher punishments, including the death penalty, for anyone found guilty of killing a cop.

Simeon Sutherland, the man accused of murdering former People’s National Party Member of Parliament Dr Lynvale Bloomfield, whose trial was set to begin in the Home Circuit Court in downtown Kingston on Wednesday, has disappeared.

POLICE Commissioner Major General Antony Anderson on Tuesday described as a worrying trend the number of children being brought to book for serious crimes.

Tuesday, 01 November 2022 10:38

Murders, major crimes up over last year

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There have been significant increases in most major crimes in Jamaica this year, including murder and robberies. 

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (AFP)— Truckers and other protesters on Tuesday blocked highways for second day in support of President Jair Bolsonaro, who has yet to accept his election loss to leftist Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

Tuesday, 01 November 2022 09:45

Portland to get developmental push

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Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced a special push by the Government to develop the eastern Jamaica parish of Portland.