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Sanja Elliott.

Sanja Elliott, the former deputy superintendent in charge of roads and works, who masterminded a close to $49-million scheme at the Manchester Parish Council, is to serve his five-year prison sentence after the Court of Appeal found no reason to...
Prankster Kazrae Gray addressing last Thursday’s Crab Circle reopening ceremony under the guise of being a health inspector called ‘Randy Bucktoe’.

Chief Public Health Inspector Grayson Hutchinson has rejected the justification of pranksters who have been impersonating health inspectors at locations across the island, including a brazen showing at the recent Crab Circle reopening ceremony. The...
Damian ‘Panda’ Coley.

Investigators yesterday revealed that preliminary accounts have suggested that a deadly early morning double shooting in the parking lot of Market Place, located off Constant Spring Road in St Andrew, might be connected to a recent nightclub brawl...

THE JAMAICA Defence Force (JDF) said an escapee and other migrant criminals affiliated with the One Order Gang in St Catherine were given a safe haven in sections of Mountain View Avenue in St Andrew since the imposing of a state of emergency. The...

A mentally ill ex-convict was fatally shot by the police after he reportedly attacked lawmen inside the Grants Pen Police Station in St Andrew and extensively damaged nine vehicles, including three service units. The bizarre incident occurred late...

WESTERN BUREAU: “HE ASKED for water to wash off his hands ... . Blood was on his hands.” That was the chilling testimony a civilian witness gave to the St James Circuit Court on Monday regarding Gregory Roberts, who is on trial for the 2017 murder...

A Manchester man who murdered an 11-year-old with the help of his girlfriend, the boy’s sister, has lost his appeal against his conviction and also failed to have his 26-year pre-parole sentence reduced. The killer, Kayode Garwood, who claimed his...

When Dekardiago Nelson rose to give the final address from the party in power at the 14th sitting of the National Youth Parliament of Jamaica on Monday, he placed those opposed to the island’s push to become a republic in the crosshairs. Nelson,...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday used the Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) 80th Anniversary Conference to set in motion “a partnership for productivity and peace”, noting that the last term and a half was centred on steadying the economic ship....

Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) supporters turned up in massive numbers for yesterday’s public session of the party’s 80th anniversary conference, to show support for the party ahead of looming local government elections which must be held on or before...
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