Curfews have been imposed in two areas that saw vicious murders at the weekend in Kingston and St Catherine. The areas under curfew are a section of Mountain View, Kingston and a section of Waterford, St Catherine.
A curfew has been imposed in sections of Mountain View, Kingston 3. That followed murder and shooting on Deanery Road and tension along the Mountain View Corridor that led to police Monday urging people not to use lower Mountain View if they could.
The curfew began at 6:00 p.m., on Monday, December 2 and will remain in effect until 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, December 4.
The boundaries of the curfew are NORTH: along Bunny View Avenue from Mountain View Primary School to Hamstead Avenue; EAST: along
Mountain View Avenue from Langston Road onto Hamstead Avenue to Bunny View Avenue; SOUTH: along Langston Road from Mountain View Avenue to Deanery Road and WEST: along Deanery Road from Langston Road onto Mountain View Avenue to Mountain View Primary School.
Ad a curfew is in effect in a section of Waterford. The curfew began at 6:00 p.m., on Monday, December 2 and will remain in effect until 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, December 4. This follows a triple murder in the community Sunday night.
The boundaries of the curfew are as follows: NORTH: Caymanas Drive from the eastern perimeter wall of Caymanas Park along Adair Drive across the gully to Dyke Road;
SOUTH: along Passagefort Drive from the intersection with Dyke Road to the eastern perimeter wall of Caymanas Park; WEST: from the intersection with Passagefort Drive along the eastern perimeter wall of Caymanas Park along Caymanas Drive to the intersection with Adair Drive and EAST: along Dyke Road from the intersection with Passagefort Drive to the northern boundary.
During the hours of the curfew, all persons within the boundaries are required to remain within their premises unless authorised in writing by the ground commander.