Govt puts hold on JUTC fare increase

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Government has put a hold in the implementation of a fare increase for the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) OBSERVER ONLINE has learned. The decision follows a meeting this morning between Transport Minister Omar Davies and stakeholders in the transport sector. The increase ... Read more

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Police seize gun, ammo in Greenwich Farm

Friday, September 14, 2012 | 11:58 AM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica - Another firearm and ammunition were removed from the streets of St Andrew, after an operation in Greenwich Farm yesterday.

The police report that between 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm, a joint operation carried out by members of the Organised Crime Investigation Division, Mobile Reserve and Marine Division resulted in the seizure of a 9mm Beretta pistol with serial number AB341E. A magazine containing three 9mm cartridges were also seized at the premises. 

No one was arrested.

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