Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Opposition calls for quarantine facility in Western area
The parliamentary opposition wants the government to activate a quarantine area in western Jamaica urgently, as it is a major gateway
Quarantined person moved into isolation due to elevated temperature
One person, a Jamaican who had been quarantined after returning from China, has been moved into isolation due to an elevated
Restorative justice programme to be implemented in schools
Justice Minister Delroy Chuck said restorative justice practices will be implemented in schools shortly.   Mr. Chuck said it’s
Phillips again chastises Holness about wasting public funds on by election
President of the Peoples National Party and Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips has reiterated that the party will not be
Holness dismisses criticism about calling by election
Leader of the Jamaica Labour Party, and Prime Minister Andrew holness has shot down criticism from the opposition about calling a by
Teacher posing as policeman arrested and charged
Police have arrested and charged a teacher following his alleged attempt to impersonate an officer while armed with an illegal firearm
Chang: police stations being redesigned to facilitate persons making domestic violence reports
National Security Minister Dr. Horace Chang says the re-designing of police stations across the island will make them more receptive
Murder / suicide rocks Darliston, Westmoreland
The country has been rocked by yet another case of murder/ suicide, this time in Westmoreland.   Police say a man bludgeoned his