6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 24, 2015


  1. ‘A Very Dark Day’ – JCF Mourns Killing Of Two Cops. Only days before hoodlums snuffed out his life, Constable Craig Palmer had been in his community in Poor Man’s Corner, St Thomas, memorialising the death of his beloved sister, who passed on exactly one year ago… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Killing Of Cops Not Politically Motivated – Bunting. That one of the officers killed in St Thomas on Tuesday night was assigned to the security detail of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga is not an indication that the murders are politically motivated… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Airports Record Increased Traffic For 2015 – Sangster International Sees Historic Figures. A five per cent growth in traffic at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, up from a one per cent net growth in 2014, signalled an upward trajectory, which the airport expects to continue… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Auto Repair Shops Seeing More Fuel-Injector Issues – Some Blame Bad Gas. Owners of high-end motor vehicles have been bearing the brunt of a series of mechanical problems that they attribute to bad petrol being sold on the local market, and some operators of automotive repair shops and garages are confirming these reports… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Cop Held On Suspicion Of Burglary, Housebreaking. A constable stationed in St Catherine is now behind bars in St Ann after being held on suspicion of burglary and housebreaking… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Hubert Lawrence: Sherone Simpson – Comeback Of The Year. Awards are flying around the world in this festive season and, thankfully, some have come Jamaica’s way… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com