Tag: Zones of Special Operations

Motorized Patrol Unit to ‘lock the city’

CHARGE TO MOTORIZED PATROL UNIT: Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of Area One, Donovan Graham (left), issues a charge to members of the newly-formed Motorized Patrol Unit of the safety of citizens and visitors to Montego Bay. He is supported (from 2nd left) by Deputy Superintendent Kevin Francis, Superintendent Vernon Ellis and Mayor Homer Davis. – CWP photo

‘The State of Emergency is not working’ – Hylton

Despite the ongoing Zones of Special Operations and the supposedly much-improved States of Public Emergency, citizens of western parishes, particularly those in St. James, continue to cower in fear, as the increased security presence appears not to be having its intended impact, with murders still occurring with some regularity.

ZOSO employment

Barrington Flemming - Staff Reporter Down with the fences In what has been deemed a success story of the social arm of the Zone of...

Cop shooter slain

Overworked, battered and fighting back, at times in a decisive manner, the security forces on Wednesday (May 9) struck another deadly blow to the...

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...

‘We are not whores!’ – Mt. Salem women say

Barrington Flemming - Staff Reporter “First, we were the most murderous community, now we are a den of prostitutes, what’s next?” That’s one of the...

‘WE FEEL CAGED’ – Life inside The Zone

 Michael Nattoo - Staff Reporter On Wednesday, as members of a delegation headed by the Opposition’s Spokesperson on National Security, Peter Bunting, made their way...

‘Human rights will be protected in Zones of Special Operations’ –...

National Security Advisor, Major General Antony Anderson, says the protection of human rights will be guaranteed in the Zones of Special Operations (ZOSO). Speaking in...