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National Security Policy for Jamaica Key Action # 5 Focus on At-Risk Individuals and Communities


These are action points from the National Security Policy to focus on At-Risk Individuals and Communities

Breaking the Cycle of Violence

Every school should have a programme to deal with maladaptive behaviour, trauma, post traumatic stress, depression, and other long-term consequences of the physical, sexual, emotional and psychological abuse of children.

Responsibility: 

Ministry of Education

 

Social Intervention

The first goal of all intervention programmes should be a sustained reduction in the level of crime and violence.

Responsibility: 

Office of the Prime Minister

Ministry of National Security

Jamaica Constabulary Force

 

Self sustaining process of economic regeneration

Responsibility: 

Jamaica Constabulary Force