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Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:49 AM

The fraud case involving former State Minister for Energy, Kern Spencer and his two associates, Coleen Wright and Rodney Chin will again come up for mention in the Corporate Area Resident magistrates court today.

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:45 AM

The Public Defender, Earl Witter said his office has cleared up about 90 percent of all complaints received against members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF).

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:42 AM

There was much excitement in the town of Mandeville yesterday as sirens from an ambulance, fire engine and several police vehicles rushed to the scene of an alleged motor vehicle crash.

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:40 AM

The National Housing Trust (NHT), has announced a payment amnesty for companies and self employed persons whose contributions are in arrears.

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:37 AM

The union of technical, administrative and supervisory personnel, UTASP said is will be seeking the intervention of the Mining and Energy Ministry to resolve a dispute between the management of Jamalco and some workers.

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:34 AM

Escapee Marlon Reid, 31, who turned himself in to police in May Pen yesterday is to be sentenced in relation to gun charges today.

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:32 AM

The Department of Correctional Services will be hosting a conference today for over 170 Probation After Care Officers.

Published:Thursday | June 19, 2008 | 7:31 AM

Gas prices will be going up by almost $2 today.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:28 PM

A 53 year old man who was said to be of unsound mind was shot dead by a security guard in Half Way Tree, St Andrew this morning.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:26 PM

The police divisional commander for St. Catherine Superintendent Terrence Bent has assumed command for the St. Catherine North Police division following the transfer of Superintendent Harry Daley.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:24 PM

A Jamaican man who is wanted by the US Justice system for murder was held by members of the Fugitive Apprehension Team at Hill Run in Spanish Town, St Catherine this morning.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:22 PM

The government says it expects within the next three weeks to have a legal opinion on the matter of a fixed election date.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:21 PM

Three of four Haitians men who were allegedly held with four firearms in St Catherine in January have been freed of gun charges.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:19 PM

Human Rights lobby group Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) is expressing concern about the manner in which the joint police military operation in Spanish Town was carried out over the weekend.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:16 PM

Police Commissioner Rear Admiral Hardley Lewin said the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) will be paying more attention to the educational qualification of new recruits.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 1:15 PM

The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM), is advising Jamaicans to treat the 2008 Atlantic Hurricane Season with greater urgency.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:36 PM

Prime Minister Bruce Golding has disclosed that illegal immigrants from Haiti have established communities in some areas of Jamaica.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:34 PM

The Prime Minister will be entering into discussions with the National Housing Trust (NHT) with a view to having houses reserved for use by police personnel who are transferred.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:32 PM

Information Minister, Olivia Grange has announced plans for increased monitoring of the media.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:32 PM

The police in St. Ann announced an identification parade for some of the persons held in connection with a daring robbery in Ocho Rios is scheduled for today.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:31 PM

The government is proposing to make further changes to the Consumer Protection Act to provide further safeguards for consumers

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:30 PM

The police in St. Thomas report they are bracing themselves for more extortion related crimes following yesterday’s bomb blast in Morant Bay.

Published:Wednesday | June 18, 2008 | 12:30 PM

The service provided by the National Water Commission, (NWC) is expected to improve following the donation of equipment to the water company yesterday.

Published:Tuesday | June 17, 2008 | 11:08 AM

The government and the opposition are to continue discussions on how to curtail the country’s crime problem at a meeting today.

Published:Tuesday | June 17, 2008 | 11:07 AM

Minister of Information, Youth, Culture and Sports, Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange will be among those making presentations in parliament today as the 2008/ 2009 Sectoral Debate enters its sixth week.


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