Acting DPP to be announced in short order
Acting DPP to be announced in short order

An acting Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, is expected to be announced in short order.

This, as DPP Paula Llewellyn has indicated that she is unable to carry out the functions of her office at this time.

Court Administration Division says normal operations will ensue at courts amid rumours of closure
Court Administration Division says normal operations will ensue at courts amid rumours of closure

The Court Administration Division, (CAD) has sought to clarify that normal operations will ensue at the island's courts on Monday.

This, amid what it says are recent unfounded rumours circulating on social media platforms, notably whatsapp, regarding the purported closure of criminal courts by the chief

Curfew extended in St Catherine North due to flare up of violence
Curfew extended in St Catherine North due to flare up of violence

The curfew that was imposed in sections of St Catherine North has been extended for another 24 hours.

The curfew which began at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday will remain in effect until 6:00 pm on Monday.

Police commissioner urges road users to adhere to road code amid increase in road fatalities
Police commissioner urges road users to adhere to road code amid increase in road fatalities

Commissioner of Police, Dr. Kevin Blake, is urging road users to strictly adhere to the rules of the road.

This, as he noted the increasing number of road fatalities across the country in recent weeks.

JTA president calls for national campaign against violence following death of Irwin High student
JTA president calls for national campaign against violence following death of Irwin High student

President of the Jamaica Teachers Association Leighton Johnson is calling for a national campaign against violence.

His comment follows the fatal stabbing of a student of Irwin High in St James on Thursday.

Opposition calls for Attorney General and Justice Minister to resign over response to court ruling regarding the DPP
Opposition calls for Attorney General and Justice Minister to resign over response to court ruling regarding the DPP

The opposition People’s National Party (PNP) is calling for the immediate resignation of Attorney General Dr. Derrick McKoy and the Minister of Justice Delroy Chuck. This, following what the party says is the government’s confused response to Friday’s constitutional court ruling declaring that the second

Clarendon man fatally shot in alleged confrontation with police
Clarendon man fatally shot in alleged confrontation with police

A 21-year-old man was fatally shot during an alleged confrontation with a police officer in May Pen, Clarendon, on Saturday. He has been identified as Alex Williams, of Palmers Cross in the parish. Police did not provide details on the incident, but said it was reported to the Inspectorate of Professional

St. Catherine North police recover 2 stolen vehicles
St. Catherine North police recover 2 stolen vehicles

Two motor vehicles that were stolen from their owners in St. Catherine were recovered by police between Friday night and Saturday morning. The first vehicle, a Toyota Probox motor car, was stolen in Linstead, while the second, a Toyota Hiace motor truck, was stolen in the corporate area.

INDECOM probing fatal shooting of three men in separate incidents in St. Catherine
INDECOM probing fatal shooting of three men in separate incidents in St. Catherine

The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) is probing the fatal shooting of three men in separate incidents between Friday and Saturday, in St. Catherine. Two of the deceased have been identified. They are 43-year-old Sheldon Walters otherwise called ‘Termite’ and 37-year-old Joseph Campbell.

24-hour curfew imposed in sections of St. Catherine
24-hour curfew imposed in sections of St. Catherine

A 24-hour curfew has been imposed in sections of St. Catherine including Top Banks, Oxford Road and Spanish Town. The curfew began at 6:00 PM on Saturday and will remain in effect until 6:00 PM on Sunday.

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Acting DPP to be announced in short order
Court Administration Division says normal operations will ensue at courts amid rumours of closure
Curfew extended in St Catherine North due to flare up of violence
Police commissioner urges road users to adhere to road code amid increase in road fatalities
JTA president calls for national campaign against violence following death of Irwin High student
Opposition calls for Attorney General and Justice Minister to resign over response to court ruling regarding the DPP
Clarendon man fatally shot in alleged confrontation with police
St. Catherine North police recover 2 stolen vehicles
INDECOM probing fatal shooting of three men in separate incidents in St. Catherine
24-hour curfew imposed in sections of St. Catherine
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Monday, April 22, 2024 Donique Weston News No comments
An acting Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, is expected to be announced in short order. This, as DPP Paula Llewellyn has indicated that she is unable to carry out the functions of her office at this time.
Monday, April 22, 2024 Donique Weston News No comments
The Court Administration Division, (CAD) has sought to clarify that normal operations will ensue at the island's courts on Monday. This, amid what it says are recent unfounded rumours circulating on social media platforms, notably whatsapp, regarding the purported closure of criminal courts by the chief justice.
Friday, April 19, 2024 Roger Hasfal Sports No comments
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