Police arrest 21 people, seize drugs, motorcycles, illegal weapons
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- Dominican Police reported that its agents arrested 21 people, including five arrest warrants, for committing different crimes in different parts of the province Monseñor Nouel and Cotuí (central).The...

The country's first day without a Police ‘chief’
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- Interior and Police minister Jose Ramon

Multi-destination deal with Cuba, Mexico and Dom Rep close – Bartlett
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is close to finalising a multi-destination marketing arrangement with Cuba, Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Local News Tue, 19 Jul...

Republican Party formally nominates Donald Trump for president
Jamaica Observer

CLEVELAND, United States (AFP) — The Republican Party formally nominated Donald Trump for president of the United States on Tuesday, capping a roller-coaster campaign that saw the billionaire tycoon defeat 16 White...

Businessman found guilty of decapitating mother of his child
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A High Court judge will on July 28 decide on the sentence to be imposed on businessman, Trevor Taffe, who was found guilty of decapitating the mother of his child on April 3. Local News Tue, 19...

Scuffles erupt among Cleveland protesters
Jamaica Observer

CLEVELAND, United States (AFP) — Scuffles broke out between opposing protesters in Cleveland on the second day of the Republican National Convention. Local News Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:45:54 GMT Businessman found guilty...

T&T Integrity Commission warns delinquent public servants
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Integrity Commission, on Tuesday warned that it is prepared to go to court to get more than 1,400 people in public life here to file a declaration, or a statement of registrable...

Dominican Republic’s first day without a Police ‘chief’
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- Interior and Police minister Jose Ramon

Notorious union boss arrives for murder trial with a smile
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- Notorious truckers’ union boss Blas

Shots fired in biggest Dominican prison
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- Shots have been fired in Dominican Republic’s

No 'witch hunt' as Dominican Republic sheds Police generals
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- With the new law that culls the number of

Haitian ambassador welcomes extension to migrants in DR
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) – Haiti’s Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Idalbert Pierre Jean, has welcomed the recent decision made by the Dominican government to extend for one year, the temporary migrant...

UPDATE: Third cop dies in Baton Rouge
Jamaica Observer

BATON ROUGE, Louisianna (AP) — Three officers are confirmed dead and three others wounded after a shooting in Baton Rouge, a sheriff's office spokeswoman said Sunday. One suspect is dead and law enforcement officials...

Executive Power enacts Organic Law of the National Police
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- President Danilo Medina on Friday signed the new Organic Law of the National Police that had been approved in the National Congress, which aims to strengthen the institutional framework, modernize the...

New law brings sweeping changes to Dominican Police
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- As expected and despite 11th-hour

US Coast Guard, Dominican agents seize 10 bales of drugs, arrest 3
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- The Coast Guard and the Dominican antinarcotics

'To hell with the mosquitoes!' — McLeod
Jamaica Observer

MONACO, Principality of Monaco (AFP) – Top Jamaican hurdler Omar McLeod delivered a rallying cry Thursday for those athletes headed to the Rio Olympics and concerned about the Zika virus. Local News Thu, 14 Jul 2016...

Zika epidemic should fizzle out within 3 years: study
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, United States (AFP) – The outbreak of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, blamed for a surge in birth defects, has likely reached its peak in Latin America and the epidemic should be over within three years,...

Armed attacker shot dead by cops — report
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica –A brawl in the Mannings Hill area of St Andrew yesterday turned deadly after police were called in to quell the dispute. Local News Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:52:13 GMT Zika epidemic should fizzle out...

Bail denied for mother, stepfather of 3-y-o; safety concerns cited
Jamaica Observer

ST ANN, Jamaica – The mother and her common-law-husband who have been charged under the Child Care and Protection Act following the gruesome murder of three-year-old Nevalesia Campbell, were denied bail when they...

Britain targets at least 48 medals for Rio Olympics
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AP) — Britain hopes to win at least 48 medals at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, below the initial target but still representing a record for games on foreign soil. Local News Thu, 14 Jul 2016...

Teachers trained for new national standard curriculum
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Several of the island’s teachers are being trained in preparation for the roll-out of the new National Standard Curriculum in September. Local News Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:13:52 GMT Britain...

JBA funds J$15m to cyber security campaign
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Government’s national cyber security public education and awareness campaign is being funded at a cost of over $15 million by the Jamaica Bankers Association (JBA). Local News Thu,...

Reggae Boyz still top of CFU with T&T close behind
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) – Regional powerhouses Jamaica have continued on top of the Caribbean Football Union rankings released by FIFA on Thursday. Local News Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:16:19 GMT JBA funds J$15m to...

Dom Rep grants Haitians another year to obtain residency
Dominica Vibes

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (CMC) – Haitians living in the Dominican Republic whose temporary visa permits will start to expire from July 17 to December, have been given another year to complete documents to...

Dom Rep grants Haitians another year to obtain residency
Jamaica Observer

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (CMC) – Haitians living in the Dominican Republic whose temporary visa permits will start to expire from July 17 to December, have been given another year to complete documents to...

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