TIME TO CLAMP DOWN ON ILLEGAL GAS SYPHONING.

LBC

The unfortunate tragedy of losing yet another of Jamaica’s youth because of the irresponsible action of others has sparked the need for stricter regulations to extinguish illegal operations. Sanjay Williams, a 14-year-old special-needs child, was the latest victim to have succumbed to his injuries following a huge explosion at an […]

REYNOLDS PIER GETS MAKEOVER.

LBC

The Reynolds Pier in Ocho Rios, St. Ann, is to be renovated by the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) at a cost of $230 million. This undertaking forms part of what the PAJ’s Project Manager, Christopher Hamilton, says are plans to reposition Jamaica as the Caribbean’s premier cruise destination. He […]

Fire victims to get help.

LBC

Help is coming for the families whose house was destroyed in Sunday’s deadly fire on Jacques Road, off Mountain View Avenue in St. Andrew after an illegal gas cylinder refill facility exploded. Andrew Swaby, Councillor for the Vineyard Town Division, told Local media that twelve persons lived in the house and […]

Five counts of murder.

LBC

MARVIN ‘Fat Man’ Campbell Sr was formally charged yesterday with five counts of murder after he was questioned in relation to the brutal slaying of five people on March Pen Road in Spanish Town, St Catherine, on October 9. Campbell, who police say is a member of the notorious Klansman […]

Students to learn about Restorative Justice.

LBC

Beginning next year, students will be introduced to restorative justice practices in schools. This was disclosed by Minister of Justice, Delroy Chuck, during a statement to the House of Representatives yesterday, on restorative justice and other justice services. These include anger management, respect for each other, and how to interact […]

Four shot in St. James.

LBC

LBC NEWS has been informed that four people were a short while ago shot and injured in an area of Montego Bay, St James, known as Bottom Norwood. A source who lives close to where the shooting took place LBC NEWS that the police responded quickly and have restored calm […]