June 22, 2013
Star News


Court told ...14-Y-O Burnt for missing school
“ A Kingston man accused of throwing two cups of hot water on his son because he didn't go to school, was granted $50,000 bail in The Corporate .... read more
Students in car crash identified

The two male students of the Caribbean Maritime Institute who were killed following a motor vehicle crash along the Palisadoes main road ...

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Woman accused of trafficking 14-y-o Haitian

Five hundred thousand dollars bail has been granted to a woman accused of trafficking a 14-year-old Haitian girl to Jamaica. The woman ...

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Woman stabbed to death at home

A 38-year-old woman is now dead after she was attacked by four men at her home in Portmore, St Catherine, on Thursday afternoon THE STAR understands ...

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Buggery law conscience vote for Parliament soon

Recently, the minister with responsibility for information, Senator Sandrea Falconer said the government is to take the matter of the review ...

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Cop found with 47 rounds of ammo at home freed

A policeman found with 47 rounds of ammunition at his home in Portmore, St Catherine, has been freed. Corporal Devon Miller from the Constant ...

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Police drop Joseph Hibbert corruption probe

The police say they have ended the ongoing probe into allegations that former member of Parliament, the late Joseph Hibbert had breached the ...

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Mother, daughter missing

Thirty-two-year-old Marsharee West and her one-year-old daughter, known only as 'Kimesha', both of Randolph Avenue, Kingston 5, have been ...

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Thousands more rural residents to get reliable supplies of water

Some 28,462 residents of rural Jamaica are expected to have reliable supplies of water when work is completed on some 11 minor water supply systems ...

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$78m spent on major infrastructure development projects in St Mary

Some $78 million has been spent on major infrastructure development projects in the constituency of western St Mary. This was disclosed by ...

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'Too much crime'

Portmore Mayor George Lee said he is very concerned about the high level of crime in the St Catherine South Police Division. "I have invited ...

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Lucky Digicel customers get shopping spree

Smiles crept across the faces of three Digicel customers who won a shopping spree at the Progressive Grocers-owned Shopper's Fair supermarket ...

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Two illegal firearms seized

The St Catherine South police unearthed and seized two illegal firearms Wednesday morning at the Portmore fishing village. Reports are ...

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PMC to celebrate 10th anniversary

The Portmore Municipal Council will embark on a week-long celebration to commemorate its 10-year anniversary as a municipality. According ...

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Road Flex set for P'more today

Road Flex, which is a promotional event for the Rum-Bar Flex Week, will hit the streets of Portmore today. The party vibes will commence ...

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Independence City Primary School's Literacy Fair a success

Independence City Primary School, located at 10 Tampa Avenue, had another successful staging of their Literacy Fair. Three major highlights of ...

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