Author Archive: Stephanie Hamilton

Over 12,000 rounds of Ammunition seized since the start of 2017
Police are reporting that they have seized more than 12,000 rounds of ammunition, since the start of the year. Statistics from the
St. James man to be extradited for mail fraud in the United States
A 28-year-old man from Greenwood, St. James who was wanted in the United States for over 60 counts of Mail Fraud—among other
Jamaican man dies in farming incident in Canada
Canadian Police have identified the Jamaican man who died in a farming accident, in Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada, on Tuesday. He is
Labour Ministry calls emergency meeting with UDC workers
An emergency meeting will be held at the Ministry of Labour and Social Security today with the Urban Development Cooperation, UDC, and
Increased toll rates for North South Highway
Increased toll rates for the North South Highway are to take effect on September 9. Transport Minister Mike Henry, is now in receipt of
Security Ministry to meet with Police Federation about amendments to JCF Act
National Security Minister Robert Montague is to meet with representatives of the Police Federation tomorrow (August 17), over concerns
Public Sector workers restive over long delay in wage negotiations
The trade unions representing public sector workers say members are becoming increasingly restive over the long delay in starting wage
Jamaicans urged to reduce exposure to heat
The Ministry of Health is advising the public to take precautionary measures to reduce exposure to heat and limit the serious effects