Calls For Innovation In Crime Fight

Calls For Innovation In Crime Fight

Director of the Criminal Justice Research and Planning Unit, Cheryl Willoughby, in discussion with (l-r) CEO of Trident 10 TV, Kimtara Clarke; CEO of Stronghold Entertainment, Darin Holder; and Managing Director of Screenplay Advertising, Shane Lewis, at the launch of...
Use Music To Stem Violence

Use Music To Stem Violence

“Put your money where your mouth is and invest in Barbados’ youth!” That’s the challenge being put forward by Director of the Criminal Justice Research and Planning Unit, Cheryl Willoughby, to musicians and entertainers, as they called for a greater integration of...
New Approach For At-Risk Families

New Approach For At-Risk Families

The time has come for a different approach to target at-risk families to ensure that they get the required help. This was one of the solutions put forward during the second town hall meeting on Parenting and Socialisation in a Changing Society amidst concerns that...
Consider Victims Of Crime Too

Consider Victims Of Crime Too

More consideration needs to be given to victims of crime, with the possibility of arrangements being made for their offenders to compensate them for their wrongdoing. This was one of the points raised by officials at the Criminal Justice Research and Planning Unit...
Churches Mobilised In Crime Fight

Churches Mobilised In Crime Fight

Churches and faith-based organisations are being mobilised to go into communities, reach out to at-risk youth and tackle crime and the presence of gangs across the island. This comes as officials at the Criminal Justice Research and Planning Unit (CJRPU) disclosed...

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