October 2019

Jamaica making progress on Cannabis

October 28, 2019 in Regional

Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Floyd Green, says progress is being made in the build-out of the local medical cannabis industry, with work advanced on regulations and guidelines. He said the Ministry is in receipt of the first draft...

Woman Stabbed, Boyfriend in Custody

October 28, 2019 in National

A woman is in hospital after being stabbed multiple times about her body during an attack on Saturday night and her boyfriend has been taken into custody. Police say the wounding incident occurred in the Dieppe Bay area and they received the report of the stabbing...

Young Man Charged For Elderly Woman’s Death

October 28, 2019 in National

Michael "Mickey" Davis of McKnight/Newtown has been formally charged for the murder of 85-year-old Elva York. He was charged on October 24, 2019. Earlier this month police had issued a wanted persons bulletin for 29-year-old Davis saying he was wanted in relation to a series of...