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The 61st most powerful passport in the world

The Jamaican passport is currently ranked 61st on the Henley & Partners Passport Index which measures the power of passports based on the amount of destinations passport holders can visit without a prior visa.

JDF soldier shot and killed in Mandeville

A Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldier was shot and killed by gunmen in Mandeville over the weekend.

Cop dies in Spanish Town bypass road crash

The membership of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has been plunged into mourning at news of the tragic passing of Constable Shadale Goldburne, who was in his 20s,  in a traffic collision in St Catherine on Sunday, January 13.

Mystery surrounds brutal murder of boy of Jamaican parentage in London

A 14-year-old boy who was brutally murdered on a street in London on Tuesday was of Jamaican parentage, and there are conflicting theories about the motive behind his killing.

Foreign national killed in crash, local entertainer injured

A Canadian woman died from injuries she sustained in a three-vehicle collision on the Mandela Highway in the vicinity of Ferry, St. Catherine on Saturday.

Two shot dead on the same road in St Thomas within 24 hours

The police are maintaining their presence in sections of Bull Bay in St Thomas following two separate fatal gun attacks there over a 24-hour period, which left two men dead earlier this week.