US Ambassador to Jamaica, Luiz Moreno, has revealed that the US is to establish a Federal Bureau of Investigations, FBI, office in Kingston, Jamaica.

The office is intended to, among other things, help bilateral efforts to fight transnational crime and corruption.

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Ambassador Moreno says the US will continue to support law enforcement in Jamaica.

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There are 64 legal attaché offices, more commonly referred to as legats, and more than twelve smaller sub-offices in key cities across the world. They provide coverage for more than 200 countries, territories, and islands. Each office is established through mutual agreement with the host country and is situated in the U.S. embassy or consulate in that nation.

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