Tag: State of Public Emergency

Four dead in four days

Noelita Lawrence - Staff Reporter Amidst increased joint police/military activities in hot spot communities across St. James, detectives have been kept busy at several murder scenes...

Extend the SOPE

Barrington Flemming - Staff Reporter   With the vaunted State of Public Emergency registering success in curtailing murder figures in St. James and the date for...

‘Ratty’s’ reign of terror ends

Residents still fearful Ryan ‘Ratty’ Peterkin’s reign of terror in the Cambridge and Retrieve areas of South St. James came to a crashing end...

Detainees heading for the JCF/JDF

Barrington Flemming - Staff Reporter Hundreds of unattached youths across St. James are being drafted into the island’s security forces. Desmond McKenzie, Minister of Local Government...

Murders again on the rise

Rose Heights chef killed It seems the State of Public Emergency is fast losing its effectiveness, as on Monday night in Rose Heights, St....

Murder in Spring Mount

Barrington Flemming Staff Reporter Man killed by the police The parish of St. James recorded its second murder since the State of Public Emergency was declared...

Anniversary behind bars

Barrington Flemming Staff Reporter   Thursday, February 15, is a day Marsha Clarke Ewan and Garfield Ewan of Glendevon, Montego Bay, will forever remember as one of...

CORNERED

Barrington Flemming Staff Reporter State of Emergency extended  In just two weeks since the government’s imposition of a State of Emergency, here are the results: 10...

Two more guns seized

Two firearms and several rounds of ammunition were seized in the volatile community of Flanker in St. James on Monday, as the joint police/military...

‘LOCKED UP, WON’T LET ME OUT’

Michael Nattoo - Staff Reporter When Prime Minister Andrew Holness declared a State of Public Emergency for the parish of St. James last Thursday, January...