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National Security Policy for Jamaica Key Action # 1 Remove the Profit From Crime

These are the key action points from The National Security Policy (NSP) to remove the profit from crime:

 

Establish a permanent framework for inter-ministerial cooperation.
Agencies with responsibility: OPMMNS
 
Upgrade the intelligence architecture, strengthen technical capability.

Agencies with responsibility:

Office of the Prime Minister

Ministry of National Security 

Jamaica Constabulary Fund

Jamaica Defence Force

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Financial Investigaton Division

Revenue Protection Division

 
Establish a special court

Agency with responsibility

Ministry of Justice

 
Automatic denial of tainted assets

Agency with responsibility

Ministry of Justice

 
Asset forfeiture

Agency with responsibility

Financial Investigation Division

 
Increase capacity of financial investigations.

Agencies with responsibility

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Financial Investigation Division

 
Establish higher levels of transparency and oversight of the award of public contracts

Agencies with responsibility

National Contracts Commission

Office of the Contractor General

 
Increase penalties for contravening public sector procurement guidelines

Agency with responsibility

Ministry of Finance and Planning

 
Seized assets should be reinvested in an asset seizure programme.

Agency with responsibility

Financial Investigation Division