15 fatal shootings by police in July – Indecom

The Independent Commission of Investigations, Indecom, has recorded 15 fatal shootings by the police, for the month of July.

The most recent incidents, include one in St James, where a man said to be of unsound mind who allegedly threw rocks at the cops was shot dead, on Friday.

Also on Friday, an alleged robber, who was among 4 bikers targeting residents along the Sir Florizel Glasspole Highway, in St Andrew, was killed, when cops respond to the robbery attempt.

Deputy Commissioner of Indecom Hamish Campbell said the 2 men killed in both incidents remain unidentified.

As it regards the St Andrew incident, Mr Campbell is appealing to witnesses, and anyone who may have information to come forward.


Leave a Reply

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.