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  • Construction and improvement works will be undertaken at several police stations this fiscal year, under a $190 million project.
  • The allocation will also be used to construct and expand the REDTRAC building; and to build a JCF Detention Centre.
  • The project is being financed from the Consolidated Fund.

Construction and improvement works will be undertaken at several police stations this fiscal year, under a $190 million project.

The project, entitled ‘Construction and Improvement of Police Buildings’, is being implemented by the Ministry of National Security and the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF).

As contained in the 2016/17 Estimates of Expenditure, now before the House of Representatives, the money will go towards the: retrofitting of mobile stations and construction of police offices; construction of a mobile reserve facility in western Jamaica; and construction of roofing for the forensic laboratory.

The allocation will also be used to construct and expand the REDTRAC building; and to build a JCF Detention Centre.

The project is being financed from the Consolidated Fund.