COVID-19 Information – Jamaica

COVID-19 Information – Jamaica Last updated: 11/20/2020 Country-Specific Information: The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel to Jamaica due to health and safety measures and COVID-related conditions.  Read the entire Travel Advisory . Medical services in Jamaica are limited.  Please read our general information regarding medical assistance in Jamaica . The Government of Jamaica has developed “ Resilient Corridors ” for tourism. Visitors should expect their …

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Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston

Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: Tropical Depression Eta is currently located off Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula and is expected to move northeast across the Caribbean Sea toward Cuba in the coming days.  The Cayman Islands are under a Tropical Storm Warning currently and lie near the projected storm path.  Although current forecasts do not indicate that …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica Event: The U.S. Embassy has seen an increase in violent crime in areas frequented by American employees and their families. Of special concern is that these crimes have occurred during daylight hours. These crimes have not targeted U.S. citizens; however, we would like to remind the U.S. citizens to be vigilant while traveling in …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica – Hope Road and Phoenix Avenue Event: A shooting occurred at approximately 10:30 a.m. at Hope Road and Phoenix Avenue near Andrews Memorial Hospital and Devon House in Kingston, Jamaica.  The area has been cordoned off by the police and there is an ongoing investigation. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Monitor local media …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica – Liguenea Avenue Event: A shooting has just occurred on Liguanea Avenue in Kingston, Jamaica. The area has been cordoned off by the police and there is an ongoing investigation. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Monitor local media for updates. Be aware of your surroundings. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica 142 Old Hope …

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Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston

Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston (October 5, 2020) Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: Tropical Storm Delta is south of Jamaica with the Cayman Islands in the projected storm path.  The storm direction, intensity, and impact are uncertain; however, tropical storms and hurricanes can produce high winds and significant rainfall that may result in …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica Event: Due to changes in COVID-19 caseloads in Jamaica, the Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy in Kingston will reduce consular services effective September 8.  Emergency American Citizen Services and limited visa services will continue. U.S. Embassy Kingston has no higher priority than the safety and security of U.S. citizens who visit or reside …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (August 21, 2020) Location: Jamaica, countrywide Event: Jamaican general elections are planned for Thursday, September 3, 2020.  You should remain vigilant while moving about the country as the election draws near.  Political gatherings and rallies could lead to traffic disruptions.  Large gatherings and crowds can be unpredictable and present opportunities for criminals …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica  Event: Find the latest requirements for travel to Jamaica online at   VisitJamaica.com      Please note that the Department of State continues to advise U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  For more information about this Global Level 4 Health Advisory, please visit the following website:  Travel.State.Gov . If you …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (July 10, 2020) Location: Jamaica Event: Find the latest requirements for travel to Jamaica online at   VisitJamaica.com           Please note that the Department of State continues to advise U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  For more information about this Global Level 4 Health Advisory, please …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica Event: Update on Travel Authorization Form for Entry to Jamaica  Please note that the Department of State continues to advise U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  For more information about this Global Level 4 Health Advisory, please visit the following website: Travel.State.Gov . All travelers to Jamaica must …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: COVID-19 Updates – Testing and Quarantine of U.S. Citizens in Jamaica The Jamaican Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) confirms 670 total cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica, with 518 recovered. The Cayman Islands Government confirms 196 total cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands, with 169 recovered. COVID-19 Protocols in …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Kingston Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that, effective June 14, 2020, the Government of Jamaica has declared a State of Public Emergency (SOE) in the Kingston Western and Central Police Divisions (see attached image).  The area included in this SOE was already under restriction for U.S. government personnel.  U.S. citizens are …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (June 16, 2020) Location: Jamaica Event: Travel Authorization Form for entrance into Jamaica. Please note that the Department of State continues to advise U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  For more information about this Global Level 4 Health Advisory, please visit the following website: Travel.State.Gov

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: Please see updates related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. Jamaica Find the latest updates on Jamaican Government recommendations regarding COVID-19 on the Ministry of Health and Wellness Website. Reopening of borders: The government of Jamaica announced that the borders will be open for all international travelers as of June 15, 2020. According to recent media reports, Jamaican authorities have indicated that all …

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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston – Possibly  Emancipation Park, Half Way Tree transportation center, and the intersection of Old Hope Road and Munroe Road (U.S. Embassy) Event: Social media reports indicate demonstrations may be planned in Kingston on Saturday, June 6.  The exact time and location of the demonstrations are not known.  Emancipation Park, Half Way Tree transportation center, and …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (May 27, 2020) Location: Jamaica Event: JetBlue has scheduled flights on Thursday, May 28 and Saturday, May 30 from Kingston to Fort Lauderdale, Florida.   Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the JetBlue website United Airlines has scheduled flights on June 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th, 2020 from Montego Bay to Newark, New Jersey.   Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the United website. Airlines are not currently scheduling regular flights from Jamaica …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Cayman Islands Event: Cayman Airways has announced additional flights from Grand Cayman to Miami, Florida on May 29, 2020, and June 5 & 19, 2020.  U.S. citizens who wish to depart the Cayman Islands must book with Cayman Airways directly via  http://www.caymanairways.com  or call Cayman Airways Reservations at +1 (345) 949-2311 for more information and booking options. …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (May 18, 2020) Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: Please see several updates regarding local government response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Jamaica Flight availability JetBlue has scheduled a flight from Kingston to Fort Lauderdale, Florida May 21, 2020 at 10:00 A.M.  Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the JetBlue website . All other airlines have suspended service to and from …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica Event: United Airlines has scheduled a flight on May 17, 2020, from Montego Bay to Newark, New Jersey at 12:30 P.M.  Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the United website . Airlines are not currently scheduling regular flights from Jamaica to the United States.  When there are flights, they are often arranged with short notice and can fill up quickly.  There are no other …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (May 11, 2020) Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event:  Jamaica JetBlue has scheduled flights on May 13, 2020 from Kingston to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. and from Kingston to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, at 11:50 A.M.  Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the JetBlue website . All other airlines have suspended service to and …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (May 8, 2020)   Location: Jamaica Event: JetBlue has scheduled two flights from Kingston to Fort Lauderdale, Florida on May 9, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. and 11:45 A.M.  Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the JetBlue website . All other airlines have suspended service to and from Jamaica. U.S. Citizens seeking to return to the United States are urged to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (May 8, 2020) Location: Jamaica Event: JetBlue has scheduled a flight from Kingston to Fort Lauderdale, Florida on May 9, 2020 at 11:45 A.M. Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the JetBlue website . All other airlines have suspended service to and from Jamaica. U.S. Citizens seeking to return to the United States are urged to make travel …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (April 24, 2020) Location: Cayman Islands  Event: Cayman Airways has announced an additional flight from Grand Cayman to Miami, Florida, on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 3:30 P.M.  U.S. citizens who wish to depart the Cayman Islands must book with Cayman Airways directly via http://www.caymanairways.com or call Cayman Airways Reservations …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (April 24, 2020) Location: Jamaica Event: JetBlue has added an additional flight from Kingston to Fort Lauderdale, Florida scheduled for April 30, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. Seats are available for commercial purchase directly from the JetBlue website . All other airlines have suspended service to and from Jamaica. U.S. Citizens seeking to return to the United States are urged to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (April 24, 2020) Location: Cayman Islands  Event: Cayman Airways has announced an additional flight from Grand Cayman to Miami, Florida, on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 3:30 P.M.  U.S. citizens who wish to depart the Cayman Islands must book with Cayman Airways directly via  http://www.caymanairways.com  or call Cayman Airways Reservations at +1 (345) …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Cayman Islands Event: Cayman Airways announced a repatriation flight from Grand Cayman to Miami, Florida, on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 10:30 A.M.  A connecting flight is planned from Cayman Brac and Little Cayman for individuals on those islands who wish to join the 10:30 A.M. flight from Grand Cayman.  The flight from Little Cayman departs …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: Please see several updates regarding the response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. Jamaica The Ministry of Health and Wellness of Jamaica has confirmed 233 cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica. Updated island-wide curfew hours: As of April 22, 2020, the Government of Jamaica announced …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (April 7, 2020) Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event:  The Ministry of Health and Wellness of Jamaica has confirmed 59 cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica.  The Cayman Islands Public Health Department has confirmed 39 cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Jamaica: Please fill out this quick survey to inform us of STEP Registrants’ whereabouts The Government of Jamaica has extended …

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COVID-19 Information – Cayman Islands

COVID-19 Information – Cayman Last updated: 11/13/2020 Country-Specific Information: The Cayman Islands government provides daily updates regarding COVID-19 on their COVID-19 website . Currently, several restrictions on travel and large gatherings are in place . Some have recently been eased.  Entry and Exit Requirements: Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Some US Citizens are permitted to enter. From October 1, 2020 until further notice, travelers eligible to …

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REDUCED OPERATING HOURS OF THE MONTEGO BAY CONSULAR AGENCY (April 2, 2020)

Location:  U.S. Consular Agency Montego Bay Event:  In light of the island-wide curfew and emphasis on social distancing, the U.S. Consular Agency in Montego Bay will continue to provide essential services to U.S. citizens, but with reduced hours.  The Agency will be open from 9:00 a.m. until noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays until further notice.  …

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REDUCED OPERATING HOURS OF THE CAYMAN ISLANDS CONSULAR AGENCY

Location:  U.S. Consular Agency Cayman Islands Event:  In light of the island-wide curfew and restrictions on businesses, the U.S. Consular Agency in the Cayman Islands will continue to provide essential services to U.S. citizens, but with reduced hours.  The Agency will be open from 9:00 a.m. until noon on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays until further …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Jamaica Event: The Jamaican Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica. On March 14, the  Department of State authorized the departure  from any diplomatic or consular post in the world of US personnel and family members who have been medically determined to be at higher risk of a poor outcome if exposed to COVID-19. In response to the …

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Announcement: Consular Services Temporarily Limited

Due to changes in COVID-19 caseloads in Jamaica, the Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy in Kingston will reduce consular services effective September 8.  Emergency American Citizen Services and limited visa services will continue. U.S. Embassy Kingston has no higher priority than the safety and security of U.S. citizens who visit or reside in Jamaica.  …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (March 17, 2020)

Location:  Cayman Islands Event:  The Cayman Islands Public Health Department confirmed one person who tested positive for COVID-19 has died. A media release from the Office of the Premier states that the Cayman Islands Cabinet approved the following: To close the Owen Roberts International Airport and the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport for international passenger flights …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (March 17, 2020)

Location:  Cayman Islands Event:  The Cayman Islands Public Health Department confirmed one person who tested positive for COVID-19 has died. A media release from the Office of the Premier states that the Cayman Islands Cabinet approved the following: To close the Owen Roberts International Airport and the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport for international passenger flights …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Kingston Event: On March 15, the Jamaican Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) announced there are now 10 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica. The Government of Jamaica has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  All travelers entering the island with recent travel to China, France, Germany, Iran, …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Cayman Islands Event:  On March 12, the Cayman Islands Public Health Department announced one confirmed case of COVID-19 of a cruise ship traveler. The Public Health Department provided a press release regarding COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands.  The language of the Advisory is available on its  website . Actions to Take: Consult the  CDC website  for the …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (March 10, 2020) Location:  Kingston Event:  On March 10, the Jamaican Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) announced one confirmed case of COVID-19 in Kingston of a person who had travelled from the United Kingdom. The MoHW released an Advisory regarding the potential for COVID-19 in Jamaica.  The language of the …

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Closure of Cayman Island Consular Agency

Location:  U.S. Consular Agency Cayman Islands Event:  The U.S. Consular Agency in the Cayman Islands will be closed to the public from February 24 through February 28, 2020.  For emergency assistance, please see the contact information below. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica +1-876-702-6000 KingstonACS@state.gov https://jm.usembassy.gov/ U.S. Consular Agency Montego Bay +1-876-953-0620 MobayACS@state.gov U.S. Consular Agency Cayman Islands …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Parishes throughout Jamaica Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that U.S. government personnel are prohibited from traveling to areas listed below, from using public buses, and from driving outside of proscribed areas of Kingston at night. Kingston Do not travel to the following areas: Cassava Piece Downtown Kingston, defined as between Mountain …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event:  Earthquake and Tsunami An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 occurred off the north coast of Jamaica at 2:10 p.m. on January 28.  Based on the preliminary parameters, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports that hazardous tsunami waves are possible for the coasts of Jamaica …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event:  Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Closure of Embassy and Consular Agency

Location:  U.S. Embassy Kingston and Consular Agency Montego Bay Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston and the Consular Agency in Montego Bay will be closed to the public on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, December 24-26 in observance of U.S. and Jamaican holidays.  For emergency assistance, please see the contact information below. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Message for U.S. Citizens: State of Emergency Extension Location:  Parishes throughout Jamaica Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that the Government of Jamaica has extended States of Public Emergency (SOE) covering several parishes, based on criminal activity and threats to public safety and the rule of law.  The SOE, declared under the 1966 …

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Closure of Cayman Island Consular Agency

The U.S. Consular Agency in George Town, Grand Cayman will be closed to the public from 26 July – 1 August, 2019.  The Agency will reopen on Friday, August 2.  For emergency assistance, please contact the U.S. Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica +1-876-702-6000 KingstonACS@state.gov https://jm.usembassy.gov/ U.S. Consular Agency Montego Bay +1-876-953-0620 MobayACS@state.gov U.S. …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (May 3, 2019) Location:  Parishes of Westmoreland, Hanover, and St. James Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that, effective April 30, the Government of Jamaica has declared a State of Public Emergency covering the parishes of Westmoreland, Hanover, and St. James, based on escalating criminal activity …

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Closure of Cayman Island Consular Agency

The U.S. Consular Agency in George Town, Grand Cayman will be closed to the public from 15-22 April, 2019.  The Agency will reopen on Tuesday, April 23.  For emergency assistance, please contact the U.S. Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica +1-876-702-6000 KingstonACS@state.gov https://jm.usembassy.gov/ U.S. Consular Agency Montego Bay +1-876-953-0620 MobayACS@state.gov U.S. Consular Agency Cayman …

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Closure of Cayman Island Consular Agency

Location:  U.S. Consular Agency Cayman Islands Event:  The U.S. Consular Agency in George Town, Grand Cayman will be closed to the public on Monday – Wednesday, December 24 – 26.  For emergency assistance, please see the contact information below. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica +1-876-702-6000 KingstonACS@state.gov https://jm.usembassy.gov/ U.S. Consular Agency Montego Bay +1-876-953-0620 MobayACS@state.gov U.S. Consular Agency Cayman …

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Closure of Embassy and Consular Agency

Location:  U.S. Embassy Kingston and Consular Agency Montego Bay Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston and the Consular Agency in Montego Bay will be closed to the public on Monday – Wednesday, December 24 – 26.  For emergency assistance, please see the contact information below. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica +1-876-702-6000 KingstonACS@state.gov https://jm.usembassy.gov/ U.S. Consular Agency Montego Bay …

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Closure of Embassy and Consular Agency

Location:  U.S. Embassy Kingston and Consular Agency Montego Bay Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston and the Consular Agency in Montego Bay will be closed to the public on Wednesday, December 5 in observance of a National Day of Mourning for Former President George H.W. Bush.  For emergency assistance, please see the contact information below. Assistance: U.S. Embassy …

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Closure of Cayman Islands Consular Agency

Location:  U.S. Consular Agency Cayman Islands Event:  The U.S. Consular Agency in George Town, Grand Cayman will be closed to the public on Wednesday, December 5 in observance of a National Day of Mourning for Former President George H.W. Bush.  For emergency assistance, please see the contact information below. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica +1-876-702-6000 KingstonACS@state.gov https://jm.usembassy.gov/ U.S. Consular Agency …

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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (September 24, 2018)

Location: Central Downtown Kingston (Market & Business Districts), including: Denham Town (Zone of Special Operation), Greenwich Town, Hannah Town, Jones Town, Tivoli Gardens, Trench Town (Rose Town & Arnett Gardens), and Whitfield Town. Event: The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that, effective September 23, the Government of Jamaica has declared a State of …

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Consular Notice

In light of threatening weather conditions from Tropical Storm Isaac,  U.S. Embassy Kingston is postponing all consular appointments for Monday, September 17.  Nonimmigrant visa appointments will be rescheduled for September 19-21, and immigrant visa appointments for September 19.  If these dates are not convenient for you, please follow the procedures on our appointment scheduling website …

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Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston

Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: As of September 11, Tropical Storm Isaac is on a westward path towards the Caribbean. The National Hurricane Center forecasts that Isaac will reach the Lesser Antilles at near-hurricane strength on the night of September 12 and into the early morning hours of September 13. It should then …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Overseas Citizens Voters Week: June 27-July 5, 2018

In celebration of Overseas Citizens Voters Week, the U.S. Embassy will host a voter information and registration open house on June 27th from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  If you are a U.S. citizen living in Jamaica and are over the age of 18 (by November 6th this year), please join us for this event! …

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Hurricane Season Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston

Location: Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico Event: Hurricane Season in the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico begins June 1 and ends on November 30, 2018, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those in hurricane-prone regions …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Passport Execution Fee Increase

Effective April 2, 2018, the passport execution fee will increase from $25 to $35.  The $10 execution fee increase applies to U.S. passport applicants using the DS-11 form including: first-time applicants over age 16, children under age 16, and applicants who reapply after reporting their previous passport lost or stolen.  Accordingly, the total passport fee …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (March 19, 2018)

Location:  Portions of St. Catherine Parish, Jamaica Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that, effective March18, the Government of Jamaica has declared a State of Public Emergency covering portions of St. Catherine Parish, Jamaica, based on escalating criminal activity and threats to public safety and the rule of law.  The State of Public …

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