Performance based contracts coming for cops

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of National Security, Robert Montague today indicated that all members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) who reach the commissioned ranks (assistant commissioner, deputy commissioner, commissioner of police) will have to sign contracts with clearly stated performance indicators. Speaking with the media a short while ago, […]

Cops and INDECOM plays nice

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — It is the desire of National Security Minister Robert Montague to have the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) signed as a parting gift to outgoing Police Commissioner Dr Carl Williams. “We are moving to complete […]

Man shot dead in Westmoreland

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LBC NEWS understands that a young man was shot dead in White-house Westmoreland last night. While details are a bit sketchy at this moment, we understand that he was shot Six times and died on the spot. The White House Police are investigating. Police has not released his name as […]

Man held with Cocaine valued at 600000$

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CLARENDON, Jamaica — Donald Murray, 50, of Olympic Gardens in Kingston was arrested Monday afternoon after police officers discovered 2.2 pounds of cocaine in the Nissan motorcar he was driving. Murray was stopped in May Pen, Clarendon about 4:00 pm and the vehicle searched. The drug, which has an estimated […]

We want more say, grumble worker representatives

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Indications from last week’s initial meeting of the newly created Public Sector Transformation Oversight Committee (PSTOC) is that increased input into the process from public sector workers will be a major priority. “Effort will be made to ensure that public sector employees have a sense of ownership of the transformation […]