TVJ Midday News: Ruel Reid, Pinnock Judicial Review Rejected – December 24 2019

TVJ Midday News: Ruel Reid, Pinnock Judicial Review Rejected – December 24 2019

but afternoon I am Andrea Chism with the
midday news for this Tuesday December 24 a special welcome if you’re watching on
one spot Mediacom chief justice by on sacks has refused the application for
leave for judicial review by former Education Minister well-read and
president of the cabin maritime University CMU dr. Fritz panic the
decision was handed down this morning the matter was heard in chambers on
December 18 mr. Reid and pinnock were attempting to quash the criminal charges
brought against them they along with their co-accused were returned to the
st. Andrew Parish Court on January 23 with the murder tally surpassing last
year’s figures the National Security Minister has declared that those numbers
will not be the same in the new year dr. Horace Chang says based on the
measures to be implemented the country should see a significant reduction in
murders TV jeiza Shane masters reports faced with an increase in murders
national security minister dr. Horace Chang has declared that based on plans
being made for the Jamaica Constabulary force the number will be reduced in 2020
the bold statement was made by the minister in response to just released
crime figures which show Jamaica’s murder tally has surpassed last year’s
total 1302 homicides were reported up to December 21 that was 46 more people
killed when compared to the corresponding period last year and 15
more than a number for all of 2018 dr. Chang states that despite these figures
the states of emergency have resulted in decreases in crime of for specific areas
he argues that the anti-crime measures are temporary and designed to give the
security forces room to give quick responses to very serious situations the
National Security Minister predicts that 2020 will be the breakthrough year with
more reductions in crime the state of emergency of all indicated is not the
solution in the long term it design the CreateSpace force to correct
problems in the police force in particular that will create a force that
have sustainable AK success over the criminal activities invest the first
real layer of media investment was this year in fact most of the activities and
the things are put in place well common stream starts in the last
quarter into the next year and access all of them will make combined will give
a significant contribution he alighted other plans being made for structural
changes so the Jamaica Constabulary force in terms of correcting the numbers
in the force it’s also matter of getting some minim you know just having uniform
for the motor they haven’t looked at the station but training for example they
have just completed a whole new batch of trainers which graduated last week of
vetted confident professional policemen most I’m having degrees in second
degrees from University 100 training Austrians in the police force who will
not begin the process of training and expanded recruiting this these
activities a common stream over the next 12 months but it couldn’t come on stream
before you review what you had because wasn’t necessary and how to
proceed and expand machine masters TVJ news counselling is being sought for
families and friends affected by the December 10 murder of four persons in
Dover st. Catherine Member of Parliament for st. Catherine West Central dr.
Christopher Tupton says he has been in dialogue with the national security
minister for that service to be provided he said they are working together
autopsies done quickly it’s a been significantly traumatized
traumatized because it’s it’s a rural community small community everybody
knows everybody and so everybody can relate not just today horrendous nature
of what took place but also to the victims and their family members and so
it really has traumatized the community and it’s gonna take a while I think for
the community to bounce back Somerset falls in Hope Bay Portland is
back up and running the Falls went dry as a result of drought conditions
earlier this year t BJ’s ramela Pollan reports water gushing through the rocks
at Somerset Falls in hope the Portland once again the Falls went dry for a
period of about six months due to prolonged drought conditions that had
been affected that I learned manager at Somerset Falls Jason Puran says since
early December they noticed that the water was coming back to the Falls
business has been going well in the last couple of weeks they wanted to do
excursions on the day we had our locals our biggest supporters are locals they
were here knocking on our doors so it’s definitely a great feeling to see the
support business has been going well in the last couple of weeks after losing
significant amount of revenue for much of this year the waterfall is like the
main attraction here Somerset Falls without the Falls the only of our water
park available you know water parks are I would say they’re easily easily found
originally available on the island so an especially tourists they come to Jamaica
area for the natural site so a lot of persons adult so it’s a weren’t so fun
on the park meanwhile persons from all walks of life have been showing up to
experience the attraction including some fur
visitors basically we are here all of us are here for the first time and it has
been an experience we basically was taken back to your nature lives and it
has been a very good experience thus far we’ve been here all morning and as you
can see it’s late afternoon and we’re still going mostly that one group of
another time but the momentum and from injury because most come back on our
deal just do what you thought that we have
work tomorrow it will become ugly experience waterfall so what a buffoon
come from that we my first time traveling and I’m a foxhole Shamala
pollen CVG new health minister dr. Christopher Tufton is assuring Jamaicans
that there is no need to panic following concerns that there was an
imported case of malaria in st. Catherine doctor Tufton said he also
received a report about a case in st. James the truth is that we do have I am
told up to a dozen or so imported cases each year these are persons when we say
imported these are persons who are abroad the foreigners are locals they go
to continents where malaria is endemic so Africa other countries and they get
bitten and they contract the virus and they come back home and then get ill
when these things arm we have a protocol that deals with them so they are
quarantined they are taken into into hospital quarantine the families and
communities are visited as dr. Thornton pointed out the communities where the
affected individuals are visited and the Health Ministry also tracks the cases where there’s an e to worries if we find
that it is transferred to others by virtue of mosquitos moving the virus and
that would be a lot more challenging for us and our to bear need for concern to
date thank God we haven’t discovered any any transfers so it really is just a
deal with them when they occur and as I said before there is a protocol that is
in place so the public doesn’t need to panic around the issues and we will
certainly keep the public informed if there is that need to provide further
information and it’s time for a break but stay with us we have more stories
right after these messages welcome back and we’re continuing the
news Miss World 2019 tolian singh has been described as a ray of hope and
inspiration to young girls in st. Thomas she recently toured sections of her
hometown residents of st. Thomas fraught the streets Sunday as the newly crowned
Miss World 2019 Tony and Singh arrived at the parish of her birth during a
three-day visit to Jamaica the festivities started in yellow square and
it really moves my heart to see that we have good things going on for a parish
so many things are happening and with with what happened with her it shows
that no matter where you come from something you can do something good the
notice that is sorted builder ripples out at the come to Edgard a stone so
what’s our November so already is a mature thorough and sent them on what I
know no mister come from st. Thomas artists at artists Emma from sentiment
Hamas sister please Tony nice to corporate on the global stage and we are
no longer the downtrodden st. Thomas bless you it was not long before their
eager eyes rested on their Queen TVJ News spoke with an emotional Tony and
saying I’m trying not to cry and I’m losing my voice I’m very overwhelmed I
can’t explain to you what it means especially because like I said people
think we’re forgotten and I never dreamed that I would be able to
represent us in the but I’m so grateful I’m just happy to
see everyone I’m telling you I would have never thought and Here I am and had
I let fear don’t stop me I wouldn’t get to represent my parish my country the
world this is so incredible and it means that a lot of us can we are in our own
way gets out there try man Jamaica needs you
Jamaica needs us Jamila Poulin TVJ News meanwhile Tourism Minister Edmund
Bartlett says Miss World 2019 finalists from Nigeria and India have accepted the
government’s invitation to visit Jamaica this request was made shortly after
their enthusiastic display of support for the crowning of Jamaica’s Tanya and
Singh mr. Bartlett made the announcement during a lunch for missing and her
family on Saturday mr. Bartlett said miss Nigerian Akashi Douglas and Miss
India Suman Raul will visit Jamaica in the first week of March and in sports
diver Yana night wisdom is the first diver to ever be nominated for the rgr
Sports Foundation sportsman of the year and the aquatic sports association of
Jamaica is looking to take advantage of that as Denise Walters reports he is
also one of two athletes nominated for the National Sports Man and Sports Woman
of the Year award for 2019 Martin Lin president of the ASC J says
the ona night wisdoms recent a sportsman of the Year nomination has motivated the
diver to work harder number one it has had a positive spin off Iona himself
he’s already you know and winning the prime minister’s youth award the other
day definitely has put him already elevated and determined to go further
but I see no reason why he won’t qualify for the Olympics because he’s definitely
on the right track Lynne credits night wisdom for doing so well in a sport that
should have hampered him based on his built donor to diving is like a you see
in World was to chuck and feel and I don’t mean wasn’t out in a negative
sense I mean in fact that Jonah’s physique if you look at divers they’re
all at a certain level and and Yona pops up and then our divers continue
below so a he’s above height that divers usually
are be his entire is muscular so what you find is that Jana has to train
harder than other divers to achieve the same result he added that the profile of
diving has risen in Jamaica and the Association will be capitalizing on it
the concept No for this new administration of the aaj is in fact to
get to diving boards for the national aquatic center and start a homegrown
diving program so that definitely and again with with a Jana bucket if in
terms of media in terms of worldwide recognition everybody will understand
that you can go very far with the discipline of diving night wisdom became
the first Jamaican diver to earn a medal at the Pan Am Games garnering silver in
the 1 meter springboard he is one of five male nominees the awards gala takes
place on Friday January 17 other Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston life coverage
will be on TV je t v– j SN 1 sports media dot-com and hits 92 FM Denise
Walters for TV J sports and that’s the midday news I’m Andrea Chisholm join us
at 7:00 for the prime time news package on behalf of the News sports and
production team happy holidays and have a wonderful afternoon

Comments (36)

  1. There is nothing that this so call health minister said that must be taken into consideration he is a clown he is totally out of his league just pure chat chat chat he is going around in circle chasing after his tale like a bro ? ?bunch a buffoon.

  2. Why the Jamaican politicians continue to make all these pronouncements about crime and violence in Jamaica?? Do they have any control over the people who carry out these senseless act?? As long as the guns still remains the way we solve our problems in Jamaica crime will never go down in this country..

  3. Didn't they say that last year, that the crime rate last year would not so pass this year, and we also here in the past that we could sleep with our doors and windows open.

  4. Jamaica, Jamaica, young and mature men. Build up your country, stop destroying it, I was born and raise there. I always enjoyed coming home for vacation, no more. Jamaicans abrade need to stop supporting the criminals and mudras, get out and work to build up your country, I love my country, my heart is crying out that it will get better. As for the people who make the negative comments, stop, we are educated people. Miss world has lift us up to the world, people, people, do your best and stop the killings. A very merry Christmas to beloved Jamaica.

  5. Every year is di same ting dem ah seh an di same result ahpen

  6. Horace Chang chat bare shit

  7. 3/4 of Jamaicans are traumatised from the amount of crime they witnessed, loss of family from dengue, murders, accidents. Sad politicians are enjoying what is happening.

  8. Why Africa? How quickly you label our black community. Jamaicans politicians in the JLP believe they are white.
    Tufton always deny the dengue seem he is doing the same with the malaria.

  9. So I want to know if the poor doesn't have feeling too….losing their loved ones to hoodlums bout counselling….hmm

  10. He denied there was dengue in the country…now look how many people died from dengue now there's malaria and he is saying no need for concern….tufton rewind and come again do your Job

  11. Horace you need to step down you don't know what you are doing

  12. What about we could sleep with our doors open?

  13. They will never raised a finger to the others nation

  14. I would like to know what that of mechanisms that the minister of national security Dr Horace Chang, is going to implemented. It is only a month talk because it is the easiest thing to say,but to do it is a different alternatives. Because the most mechanisms should be in place since the JLP party government took over power, is more police vehicles should be delivered to the police stations across Jamaica and.
    All now the police stations across does not received them all now, so the police being hampered by the lack of vehicles.
    To do their job more properly, when there I a crime in progress and. Someone called for help the police stations across Jamaica have adequate amount of vehicles to, responded to the crimes scene immediately.
    Unless if the minister of national security Dr Horace Chang can turned over the vehicles, to the police stations across Jamaica.
    That the police is properly mobile with reliable vehicles, so they can be on the scene, as quickly as possible.
    Without that, the situation is dead,dead,because there is no vehicles to patrolling the streets.Or respond to the crimes scene in a flash, the victims does haveto waited for hours and. No response to the scene from the police un time, that is one of the main factors affecting the effectiveness of trying to controlling crimes.
    That ministry is way bigger than Horace Chang, he has no knowledge about how security is done.
    What some people failed to understand ,that not because a per may holds a degree. It not every job is really suitable for, because he or she didn't trained, or study into that field.
    We are going to hold the minister of national security accountable on his promises for the new year,because I know. It is only a promise to keep the people more relaxed, for the coming year, and nothing more.

  15. Babsy grange just nuff and plentyful everything she inna. Kmdt


  17. Mr. Chang the zozo not working.

  18. Clueless security minister

  19. the Bible state that fraud and violence never
    leave the street each person have to find God that is inside of them

  20. I can bet the opposition can be apart of these murder cross the country. To make the ruling party looks bad…
    I strongly believe it can be apart of it…

  21. Lip service minister

  22. Transfer Christopher Tufton to national security and make him the minister. Nothing seems to be working so Tufton and his PR machinery might just do the trick!!!

  23. I'm curious to know just how many of those murders were contract killings.. gov should offer criminals double of whatever a person wud pay to have some1 killed in exchange 4 who's hiring. It's hard to stamp out crime without interfering with ppl's rights. U have to get into "dictatorship mode" & that's a no no.

  24. Too much happy police in Jamaica ??

  25. ISAIAH 9: v16
    For the leaders of this people cause them to err; and they that are led of them are destroyed.
    Matthew 7: v15
    Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves. (An end times forecast about-Leaders of the Day…).

    Bible says, now this:
    Proverbs 14: v34 – Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people. (People all over the World are taken notice!).


    The standardizing of the country, standards is how much people, the year previously been Kill, to the present YEAR. I ponder, what type of conversation you Leaders’ have plan for the RESURRECTION Morning Daybreak?

    Exodus Chapter 20: v13 – Thou shalt not kill.

  26. Dr Chang remember we are a party of action and not bag of mouth,, we want to see action so please don’t say too much,, for Jamaica cannot continue down this road where people are killed every day,, we would like to see a great change in the New Years by god help

  27. Why u did affi seh africa bredda. Me hate yuh

  28. Them a play with them man deh man send them to Cuba U can even make them leave with them gun them couldn't even Fire one shot deh what Jamaica government is doing is playing cute to Protect image the white people say U must not do this it's against human rights but on the other hand them same people a label Ur country has murder capital smh U thing them can ever label Cuba has the murder capital when murder is impossible in Cuba never so to all the people who can't understand why the government can't stop crime in Jamaica it is because Ur government is obeying the UN and other foreign governments like England that against hinging

  29. Very happy for the Jamaican divers? Big up Jamaica????

  30. Return resident scared worst in the caribbean many Christmas nothing to merry about.

  31. Harris Chang
    Must be profiting from this
    He is so stupid
    Listen to his statement only a fool could stay that shxxt. This guy is killing me

  32. We are waiting for God's kingdom to do what man's can't do, we are living in the last days as God's word tells us, so what they say will not come to pass, 2Timothy 3:1-5.

  33. st thomas the forgotting parish in jamaica shine

  34. As i have said before it will get worse for a while more but it will taper down in the coming years

  35. But really who is committing these crimes every body knows the criminals but these money from crime are benefiting a whole lot of people

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