State of Emergency More Harm than Good – Shields

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Former Deputy Commissioner of Police Mark Shields says a State of Emergency is not the answer to the spike in crime that has gripped western parishes in recent weeks.

Mr. Shields says such a declaration would cause serious harm to Jamaica’s tourism industry.

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Mr. Shields says a greater understanding of the crimes committed in the western parishes needs to be garnered by law enforcement.

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Mark Shields, former Deputy Commissioner of Police speaking with Nationwide News.

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