West Kingston men remanded
Two men who were named as persons of interest by the Kingston Western police recently will remain in police custody after a presiding Corporate Area resident magistrate granted the lawmen more time ...
Cops end dance because of bad-behaving selector
The Ewarton police in St Catherine clamped down on a session in that community on the Easter weekend, after a veteran sound system selector rinsed out several expletives, much to the disapproval of the cops...
Two arrested for firearm and ammunition
Two men have been taken into custody following the seizure of a firearm and ammunition by the police on Skibo Avenue, St Andrew, on Monday...
Spaldings residents concerned about non-working hydrants
Residents and business operators in the fast-developing rural community of Spaldings in Clarendon are expressing concern that there is no working fire hydrant in that town...
JPS customers to benefit from lower rates
This month, JPS customers will benefit from a 6.85 per cent decrease in their electricity bills compared to March, the utility company has announced....
White Hall residents sceptical of drinking water
Several weeks after the National Water Commission's White Hall Source was contaminated with an unknown chemical, residents of the community are still sceptical about their drinking water.
STEP Centre dedicates new building
The School of Therapy, Education and Parenting of Children with multiple disabilities, more commonly known as the STEP Centre...
JN Money Transfer Card increase local remittance
JN Money Services Limited's (JNMS) local remittance collection via JN Money Transfer Card, issued by its parent organisation, Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS), now accounts for up to 40 per cent of its distribution...
St thomas sees reduction in crime by 12 per cent
The St Thomas police is reporting a 12 per cent reduction in major crimes across the parish for the first quarter of 2014, in comparison to the corresponding period last year ...
British prison recognises rastafarianism as a religion
Alongside Christianity, Islam and others, Rastafarianism is now recognised as a religion in British prisons, allowing Rastafarians to actively practise their way of life....