Security Forces Seek 65 Wanted Men Across Western Jamaica

The security forces are seeking 65 wanted men under the enhanced security measures in St. James, Westmoreland and Hanover.

That’s according to Jamaica Defence Force Commander with responsibility for the States of Public Emergency, SOPEs, in St. James, Westmoreland and Hanover, Brigadier Radgh Mason.

Brigadier Mason says in Hanover there’re 13 wanted men and another 20 in Westmoreland.

He says so far, over 4-hundred persons have been detained, processed and released under the enhanced security measures in Westmoreland and St. James.

Meanwhile, at least 12 illegal guns have been seized since the declaration of the SOPEs last week.

Brigadier Radgh Mason, Jamaica Defence Force Commander with responsibility for States of Public Emergency speaking on Nationwide this morning with Kalilah Reynolds and Patria-Kaye Aarons.



In 2018, Tauna won the UNICEF Media Award for Excellence in Reporting on Children’s Rights. She graduated from CARIMAC in 2015 and joined NNN in 2016. Since then, she’s covered several high-profile court cases including the X6 murder trial, the police death squad trial and is currently covering the Uchence Wilson Gang trial. Thomas is the Producer of Talking History heard on Nationwide Radio every Saturday.


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