Jamaica spends more on security proportionally than any other country in the region.

That’s according to Director of the Institute of Criminal Justice and Security at the University of the West Indies, Professor Anthony Harriott.

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However, Professor Harriot says Jamaica’s security spending needs to be rationalized.

He’s questioning the need for several layers of supervision within the Jamaica Constabulary Force.

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