KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) has admitted that it has lost its control over social interventions programming in most communities, but believes that with sustained government support it can carry on its work.
The issue came up Wednesday, as the weekly meeting of Parliament's Public Adminis ...more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Almost 39,000 people have been arrested and charged due to increased operations this year, the police say.
Additionally, 309 firearms were seized, 450 wanted persons held, 24,451 offensive weapons seized, and about 357,000 traffic tickets issued between January 1 and November 1.
The figures were revealed at a press conference held at the Police Officer’s Club in St Andrew this morning.
There were 693,724 operational activities in the 10-month period, the police say, an increase of over 57,000, when compared with the same period last year.
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