Partnership Targets Crime In 3 Kingston Communities

Majesty Gardens, Gregory Park and Flankers. Those three communities, notably scarred by the prevalence of gang-related crimes, are now on a path to sustainable reduction in crime and violence

Head of the National Integrity Action Professor Trevor Munroe says the signing of the partnership between the stakeholders investing time and effort into reinstating peace in the communities will see to sustained activities beyond the life of the pro meanwhile Justice Minister Delroy Chuck believes if people access these services, disputes, conflicts and crime could be reduced.

Responding to the Chief Justice’s comments regarding violence producers, the Minister says the term is not unusual, as he frowns at gangsters who use fear to control communities and residents. 

The minister champions the call for higher community engagement between residents, the police force and the church. 

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Reporter: Nasika Alliman