The Police is expressing concern about the recent upsurge of criminal activities in sections of the Kingston Western Division. The police say in recent times there have been a number of shootings, murders and robberies in the area. An 11-year-old girl and a businessman are among those shot and killed by these ruthless criminal elements.
The Police say its intelligence suggests ongoing feud arose from conflicts over who should control the area. The Police stress that no criminal network will be allowed to set up or operate any criminal kingdom in West Kingston. They say additional resources have been deployed in the area in a move to return calm to the affected areas. The police are also urging for the cooperation of residents.