Author Archive: Patrice Walters

JUST IN: Zones of Special Operation law gazetted
The Zones of Special Operations Act has been gazetted and is therefore now law. Minister of Information, Senator Ruel Reid, announced

WRHA gets new home

by July 15th, 2017
WRHA gets new home
The Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA) now has its own facilities in Fairview Montego Bay, St. James. This after services had to
St Ann’s Bay cemetery facing closure
The St. Ann Municipal Corporation is being urged to expedite plans to create more burial space in the parish, as steps are now being
Traffic ticket amnesty passed by Senate
The Senate has given clearance for the 3 month traffic ticket amnesty to get underway. The Senate today (July 14) passed the Road
NEPA clears up oil spill at Mammee Bay following fatal accident
The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) says its technical team has completed the clearing up of a crude oil spill, at the
Police high command refutes claim of rift with Indecom
The police high command is denying claims that there is a rift between the Independent Commission of Investigations (Indecom) and the
Police constable sentenced to life imprisonment for murder
Former police constable, Ricketo Graham was sentenced today (July 14) to life imprisonment for the July 2013 murder of Christopher Hill
Manchester police clamp down on burglaries
The Manchester police believe they have made a major breakthrough into the probe of incidents of break-ins, and burglaries. Commanding