|LETTER OF THE DAY - Police must stay mumon choice of leader
The Editor, Sir: I understand, but I'm not overwhelmed by police insistence that the next commissioner is best selected from among the present members of the officer corps. Furthermore, while respecting everyone's personal ambition and natural desire to reach the pinnacle...
Road traffic danger
The Editor, Sir: The ever-increasing number of fatalities on our roads is putting Jamaica's roads in the unfortunate position of being among the most dangerous roads in the world. Public transport vehicles account for the largest number of fatalities.
The Editor, Sir: The 'jacket' phenomenon is making women in Jamaica look like the villain and men the poor innocent victim. If the man had been wearing a foot of socks, the 'problem child' might not have happened. It still would not erase the fact that an encounter occurred.
Outsider as top cop
The Editor, Sir: I read the story headlined, 'Lewin for JCF'. This I find very revealing about the manner in which appointments are done in the force. We have a country to operate as a crime-free or a very reduced figure in the crime rate. We all know how we Jamaicans ..
Relocating Parliament - The new House
THE EDITOR, Sir: As a senior citizen now, I have two points to make.1. We seem to be ignoring the effects of global warming and the possibility that the waterfront, as we know it, might disappear. Whether or not this happens...
Excited about new location
THE EDITOR, Sir: JUST READ Conrad Jackson's article and noted his position. The three sites commend themselves. However, I give my vote to the present site. My non-approval of the waterfront site has to do exclusively with environmental matters. We see what hurricanes...
Parliament on waterfront
THE EDITOR, Sir: Conrad A. Jackson's idea of locating the new parliament building downtown on the waterfront is a very good idea. This will set the tone that the Government is interested and committed to revitalising downtown Kingston and bring back necessary commerce and security.
Sick and tired of C&W
THE EDITOR, Sir:I AM really sick and tired of Cable and Wireless. I am a pre-paid user and three out of five times whenever I buy credit I have to call their operator for assistance to put it on.