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Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 5:33 PM

The police have placed a stop order on a constable believed to be involved in the abduction of a 14-year-old girl from Harbour View, Kingston.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 5:32 PM

The police have detained the leader of the Rat Bat gang in Spanish Town, St Catherine. He was taken into custody along with 52 other persons during an early-morning police/military operation

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 5:32 PM

IN A departure from the church’s conservative position, at least one religious organization has endorsed the broad provisions in the Termination of Pregnancy Act, otherwise called the abortion law.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 5:30 PM

The Opposition has renewed its call for more information on the dismissal of the board of the Urban Development Corporation (UDC).

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 5:30 PM

Jamaica\'s Opposition leader, Mrs Simpson-Miller says all sectors of the society should also hold talks with the security forces on the matter.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 5:29 PM

48-year-old police constable Newton Bentley who is attached to Mobile Reserve, Harman Barracks has been freed of charges of carnal abuse and indecent assault.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 4:06 PM

The police in Clarendon are still to determine the motive for the shooting death of a 29 year old man at Little Avenue, Western Park in the parish last evening.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 4:06 PM

The police are appealing to motorists to avoid use of the Charlton Drive, Benson Road and Grants Pen Road Fords in St Andrew because they are flooded.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 4:06 PM

The National Works Agency (NWA) is reporting that some main roads in Portland, St. Andrew, St. Thomas and St. Catherine have been blocked.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 12:13 PM

Motorists are to get the biggest gas price cut effective today.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 12:12 PM

27 year old Camesha Blake of Greater Portmore, St. Catherine is to serve her six-year prison term for illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 12:12 PM

Two men charged in connection with the deaths of an elderly couple in Clarendon are to appear in the May Pen Resident Magistrate’s court today.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 12:11 PM

Cabinet has approved $425 million restructuring exercise for the agriculture ministry.

Published:Thursday | October 30, 2008 | 12:10 PM

The police constable implicated in the abduction of a 14 year old girl from her house in St. Andrew last week is expected to face an identification parade today.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 1:43 PM

Lisa Gouldbourne, the sister of the missing Harbour View teen Jhaneel this morning appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 1:42 PM

The police have released the name of the suspect being sought in connection with the October 19 rape of a 12 year old girl from Portmore, St. Catherine.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 1:41 PM

Prime Minister Bruce Golding said the Sexual Offences Bill would be brought before Parliament for deliberation before the end of next month.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:21 AM

Detectives from the Clarendon Crime Unit have charged two men for the murder of a couple at their home in Clarendon Park on Saturday, September 27.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:20 AM

Prime minister Bruce Golding has disclosed that the government is working to have the Sexual Offences Bill passed into law before the end of the year.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:20 AM

Meanwhile opposition Member of Parliament for South Central St Catherine Sharon Haye Webster has called for the government to implement adequate social support programmes to sensitise communities on the sexual offences bill.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:19 AM

A prominent religious leader says any move by the government to have a national referendum on hanging would be considered as passing the buck of leadership.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:18 AM

The government has indicated that it will be seeking to revisit the issue of the labour market reform.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:15 AM

The former Chief Executive Officer at the National Health Fund, NHF, believes there was no need for termination of his tenure at the organization.

Published:Wednesday | October 29, 2008 | 9:12 AM

The United Union of Jamaica says it will be writing to the government regarding the working conditions for temporary and part time workers in the public sector.

Published:Tuesday | October 28, 2008 | 3:26 PM

A 16 year old male student was stabbed to death by another teenager at New Market Oval, Savanna-la-mar, Westmoreland yesterday.


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