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Hours after detectives from the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse charged former president of the Moravian Church in Jamaica and Grand Cayman, the Rev. Dr Paul Gardner, and former vice president, the Rev. Jermaine...

Opposition spokesman on National Security Peter Bunting has accused the Andrew Holness administration of a lack of focus on crime, evidenced, he said, by the country's murder rate heading in a scary direction in just under a month into the new year...

Being recognised by The Gleaner through its annual Honour Awards carries a lot of weight. Representatives of four category winners - the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) for science and technology; the Calabash International Literary Festival...

Fifty-five-year-old Kingston pastor Paul Hanniford has been convicted in the Home Circuit Court for having sexual intercourse with a 13-year-old girl.

While noting that western Jamaica – particularly St James, Westmoreland and Hanover – accounted for a large portion of the murders last year into this year, Opposition Spokesperson on National Security Peter Bunting has acknowledged...

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck has declared that there will be no delays in the signing of extradition orders for Jamaicans wanted in the United States on lottery scam-related charges."All orders that come before me are signed within hours once I...

IT IS the People's National Party Patriots' view that National Security Minister Robert Montague is an "existential threat to national security" and they are demanding that he go. They are accusing him of battering, mismanaging, and demoralising the...

From Panama to Jamaica to the United Kingdom, the fearless and inspiring journey of Linda Pilliner (nee Crosbie) ended in England last year and closed a chapter on the oldest...

One-time national security minister Peter Phillips is making a strong appeal for the urgent restructuring of informal and practically inaccessible communities across Jamaica.He stresses that the existing situation hinders the police's access to...

Civil unrests - particularly the Sam Sharpe-led Christmas Rebellion in 1831, participated in by runaway slaves - created an urgent need for a law force that could help bring about public order.As noted by the first Lasco Top Cop of 2002, Deputy...
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