Gov’t Should Focus On Stemming Flow Of Guns From the US – Arscott


Member of Parliament for South West Clarendon, Noel Arscott says the JLP government should do more to stem the flow of guns from the United States into the country. 

He says an influx of guns in the country’s contributing to the high levels of gun and gang violence.

Mr Arscott says Jamaica should seek to have the US address the issue in a more direct way.

The Opposition MP says the bulk of illegal munition to Jamaica are coming from the US, he insists intervention is needed from the gun producing nation.

Noel Arscott, South West Clarendon MP speaking yesterday with Nationwide News. 

Neika Lewis is an award-winning journalist with over 7 years of experience across radio, tv and the print media. A CARIMAC alum, Neika copped the Prime Minister’s Youth award for journalism in 2017. Her reporting on a Jamaican pilot incarcerated in Qatar in 2015 led to his release. Neika hunts for human interest stories.

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