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Atrocious JCF Administrative Review Report Must Be Withdrawn

Sunday, August 13, 2017 ATROCIOUS JCF ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW REPORT MUST BE WITHDRAWN  The just[...]
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Notice: Annual General Meeting July 8, 2017

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) will host its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on July 8, from 10:30 AM to 1[...]
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Join Our Team | Legal Interns

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) seeks to engage committed individuals as legal interns to support strate[...]
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Join Our Team | Communications Intern

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is seeking to engage a multi-skilled individual as its Communications In[...]
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Employment: Programme and Advocacy Coordinator

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) seeks to employ a multi-skilled and committed individual as its Programm[...]
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JFJ Welcomes Announced Prohibition of Corporal Punishment In Schools

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) welcomes the government’s announcement to prohibit the use of corporal p[...]
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Enhanced Detention Measures Must Be Accompanied by Safeguards Against Abuse

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) understands the need for the Government of Jamaica to take effective mea[...]
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Reported Beatings of Men in Police Custody – JFJ Calls For Urgent Protective Measures

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) has received credible reports from family members of persons detained at[...]
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Remembrance: Jason Smith - Killed by the Police

The annual remembrance event for Jason Smith, killed by the police fourteen years ago, will be on Ju[...]
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Justice Demands Action: JFJ Responds to the Tabling West Kingston Commission of Enquiry Report

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) welcomes the tabling of the report of the West Kingston Commission of En[...]
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Make Rhetoric a Reality: JFJ Calls for Action on Support for Foster Families

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) welcomes the announcement by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Inform[...]
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JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE SEEKS CONSULTANTS: TWO RESEARCHERS AND A DOCUMENTER 

Background Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is a non-profit, non-partisan citizens’ rights action grou[...]
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JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE (JFJ) SEEKS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 

Background Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is a non-profit, non-partisan citizens’ rights action grou[...]
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NGOs Have No Objection to Disclosure: Commentary on Proposed CSO Regulation

By Carol Narcisse, JFJ Member and Civil Society Advocate Originally published in the Jamaica Glea[...]
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JFJ's Annual Fundraising Gourmet Banquet Dinner and Art Auction‏

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is pleased to confirm that our annual fundraising Banquet Dinner and Art[...]
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A Victim’s Story: Human Rights Commitments Must Result in Tangible Improvements

By Robin Guittard, Caribbean Campaigner at Amnesty International and Rodje Malcolm, Advocacy Directo[...]
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"Scrutiny is good!" Human Rights Groups Say Ahead of JA's UN Review in Geneva

12 May 2015, Kingston Jamaica – On May 13, 2015 Jamaica’s human rights record will be examined for t[...]
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West Kingston Enquiry: Secrecy, Protocol And Dumping Government Documents

By Susan Goffe, JFJ Campaigner This piece originally appeared in the (Jamaica Gleaner) The pro[...]
JFJ rolls out 2-year outreach, education and advocacy initiative

JFJ rolls out 2-year outreach, education and advocacy initiative

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) will embark on a 2-year initiative to empower marginalized communities[...]
JFJ Press Release: Coroner’s Jury Delivers Verdict in the Imran Ferguson case

JFJ Press Release: Coroner’s Jury Delivers Verdict in the Imran Ferguson case

Coroner’s Jury Delivers Verdict in the Imran Ferguson case Monday, January 19, 2015, Kingston, Ja[...]
JFJ - Job Opportunity

JFJ - Job Opportunity

JFJ - Job Opportunity   JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE Founded in 1999, Jamaicans for J[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ and ROOTS 96.1 FM Roll Out Community Education Series

JFJ and ROOTS 96.1 FM Roll Out Community Education Series Thursday, November 20, 2014, Kingston, Jam[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Welcomes Conviction of Two Policemen for Murder and Wounding with Intent

JFJ WELCOMES CONVICTION OF TWO POLICEMEN FOR MURDER AND WOUNDING WITH INTENT Wednesday, November 19,[...]
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Setting The Record Straight: JFJ Children's Home Programme

A significant amount of misrepresentation and falsehoods have been in the media concerning the sexua[...]
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IACHR Schedules Hearing to Monitor Human Rights Situation in Jamaica

Monday, October 27, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica– Jamaica's commitment to safeguarding the human rights o[...]
New JCF Force Orders: Commendable But Inadequate

New JCF Force Orders: Commendable But Inadequate

Tuesday, October 13, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica - On October 4, Police Commissioner Carl Williams promu[...]
JFJ Welcomes Government Formation of Working Groups to Tackle Detention Issues

JFJ Welcomes Government Formation of Working Groups to Tackle Detention Issues

Thursday, September 04, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica – Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) wishes to congratulate[...]
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JFJ Requests Copy of CDA Final Report

Monday, August 25, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica. Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) has taken note of news repor[...]
JFJ Welcomes the Prime Minister’s Intervention in the Matter of Mario Deane’s Treatment

JFJ Welcomes the Prime Minister’s Intervention in the Matter of Mario Deane’s Treatment

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica. JFJ welcomes the Prime Minister's intervention in th[...]
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JFJ welcomes Coroner’s Jury ruling that five people be charged with murder in the Robert “Kentucky Kid” Hill case.

JFJ welcomes Coroner’s Jury ruling that five people be charged with murder in the Robert “Kentucky K[...]
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JFJ Deeply Disturbed by the Inconsistencies Surrounding the Death of Mario Deane

JFJ is deeply disturbed by the inconsistencies surrounding the circumstances of the death of Mario D[...]
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JFJ Interim Board Legally Constituted

Tuesday, August 5, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica The interim Board of JFJ has been publicly challenged to[...]
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Jamaicans for Justice Board of Directors Update

Thursday, July 31, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica The Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) requested by mem[...]
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Engaging in Strategic Human Rights Litigation in the Caribbean: a Practical Workshop

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) and partner, Lawyers without Boarders Canada (LWBC), hosted the workshop[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Answering CDA’s concern

Answering CDA’s concern Friday, June13, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica - JFJ has been conducting education[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - JFJ Rolls out Children's Home Programme

JFJ Rolls out Children's Home Programme JAMAICANS for Justice (JFJ) has been advocating for improve[...]
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JFJ's Newsletter: Realising Sexual and Reproductive Health Responsibly...

Realising Sexual and Reproductive Health Responsibly: JFJ’s Pilot Intervention in Children’s Homes [...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - Healthy Sexual Growth and Development in Youth: Rights, Responsibilities and Life Skills

Healthy sexual growth and development in youth: Rights, responsibilities and life skills Justice fo[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Responds to Minister Hanna’s Statements on JFJ’s Advocacy Approaches

JFJ Responds to Minister Hanna’s Statements on JFJ’s Advocacy Approaches Wednesday, May 28, 2014 – [...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ's Statement on Armadale and Tivoli Incursion Anniversaries

Thursday, May 22, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica - To the families who lost seven daughters and to the girl[...]
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JFJ Newsletter - Healthy Sexual Growth and Development in Marginalised Youth: Rights, Responsibilities and Life Skills

May 2014 Healthy Sexual Growth and Development in Marginalised Youth: Rights, Responsibilities and [...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaicans for Justice presents four questions for Minister of Youth and Culture Lisa Hanna to answer...

Jamaicans for Justice presents four questions for Minister of Youth and Culture Lisa Hanna to answer[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - JFJ reflects on its achievements

AS Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) celebrates 15 years of advocacy in Jamaica, the organisation notes so[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Government Report shows children in state custody receiving inadequate educational services

Government Report shows children in state custody receiving inadequate educational services Tuesday[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaicans for Justice presents five questions for Minister of National Security Peter Bunting...

Jamaicans for Justice presents five questions for Minister of National Security Peter Bunting to ans[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - JFJ Celebrates 15 years of Advocacy in Jamaica

JFJ celebrates 15 years of advocacy in Jamaica Wednesday, April 23, 2014 FIFTEEN years ago, out[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Calls on the Government to Provide Children with Effective Care, Support and Protection

JFJ Calls on the Government to Provide Children with Effective Care, Support and Protection Wednesd[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Appointment of Executive Director

JFJ Appointment of Executive Director Monday, March 31, 2014, Kingston, Jamaica - The Board of Jama[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - Economic and social rights a requirement for real growth

AS Jamaica approaches the tabling of its 2014-2015 budget, Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) focuses on ec[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article: A test of the maturity of our democracy, not a political football

The following opinion was submitted to the Jamaica Observer by Jamaicans For Justice On February 24[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - Police Arrested My Son, What Can I Do?

Jamaicans For Justice's (JFJ's) series on detention concludes this week with a practical scenario. [...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - Time to review detention practices: Part 2

Time to review detention practices: Part 2 Wednesday, February 05, 2014 PREVIOUSLY Jamaicans [...]
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Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) and Access to Information (ATI): FIGHTING CORRUPTION AND PUSHING FOR TRANSPARENCY

ACCESS TO INFORMATION (ATI) ACT, 2002 It was not until 2001 that Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) was ab[...]
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JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE OPPORTUNITY PROFILE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE OPPORTUNITY PROFILE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Attached is the Opportunity Profile fo[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - Time to Review Detention Practices: Part 1

Time to Review Detention Practices: Part 1 Wednesday, January 22, 2014 Time to Review Detenti[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Calls for the Investigation of the Sanctioning of Police Extra-Judicial Killings

JFJ Calls for the Investigation of the Sanctioning of Police Extra-Judicial Killings Tuesday, Jan[...]
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JFJ/Observer Column Article - Urgent need for progress on human rights in 2014

Urgent need for progress on human rights in 2014 Wednesday, January 08, 2014 Loved ones wait thei[...]
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JOINT PRESS RELEASE - Taking a Stand: Human Rights Day – 10th December 2013

TAKING A STAND: Human Rights Day – 10th December 2013 TAKING A STAND: Human Rights Day – 10th De[...]
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“POINT OF VIEW” FOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013

“POINT OF VIEW” FOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013 Today, December 10, is celebrated internationally as[...]
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INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 2013 MESSAGE

INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 2013 MESSAGE On the occasion of International Human Rights Day we mu[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ THANKS DR CAROLYN GOMES FOR HER YEARS OF SERVICE, AS SHE RESIGNS FROM THE POSITION OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

JFJ THANKS DR CAROLYN GOMES FOR HER YEARS OF SERVICE, AS SHE RESIGNS FROM THE POSITION OF EXECUTIVE [...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Calls for the Resignation of Commissioner Owen Ellington

JFJ Calls for the Resignation of Commissioner Owen Ellington  Thursday, November 21, 2013, Kingston[...]
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INDECOM Press Release: Response to Comments by Chairman of the Jamaica Police Federation

INDECOM Press Release: Response to Comments by Chairman of the Jamaica Police Federation October [...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Has Questions and Concerns about the $60 Million Rehabilitative and Therapeutic Facility being Proposed by the Ministry of Youth and Culture

JFJ Has Questions and Concerns about the $60 Million Rehabilitative and Therapeutic Facility being P[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Welcomes Decision to Charge Former Police Constable in the Kevin Foster Case

JFJ Welcomes Decision to Charge Former Police Constable in the Kevin Foster Case Monday, September [...]
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JFJ Press Release: JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE CONCERNED ABOUT WHAT IT IS HEARING

JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE CONCERNED ABOUT WHAT IT IS HEARING Thursday, September 12, 2013, Kingston, Jam[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaicans for Justice Horrified by Mob Killing of Cross Dressing Child in St. James

JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE HORRIFIED BY MOB KILLING OF CROSS DRESSING CHILD IN ST JAMES Friday, July 26[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Responds on Issue of Children’s Support Task Force

JFJ Responds on Issue of Children’s Support Task Force  Thursday, July 18, 2013, Kingston, Jamai[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Neville Boyd Post Mortem Reinforces allegations of Extra Judicial Killing

Friday, July 12, 2013, Kingston, Jamaica - The post mortem report of Neville Boyd has strongly suppo[...]
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Joint Press Release: CHILD RIGHTS ADVOCATES WELCOME REMOVAL FROM HORIZON REMAND, CALL FOR “DE-GAZETTING” OF HORIZON

CHILD RIGHTS ADVOCATES WELCOME REMOVAL FROM HORIZON REMAND, CALL FOR “DE-GAZETTING” OF HORIZON Mond[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Police Sworn to Uphold the Law in Stop and Search, Not Interpret It

Police Sworn to Uphold the Law in Stop and Search, Not Interpret It Thursday, July 4, 2013, Kingsto[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Deems Circumstances surrounding Neville Boyd’s Death Questionable

JFJ Deems Circumstances surrounding Neville Boyd’s Death Questionable Wednesday, July 3, 2013, Kin[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Welcomes Ruling by Supreme Court Judge in the case of Gary Hemans v The Attorney General of Jamaica

JFJ Welcomes Ruling by Supreme Court Judge in the case of Gary Hemans v The Attorney General of Jama[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Commissioner and Children’s Advocate Must Ensure Safety of these Children

Commissioner and Children’s Advocate Must Ensure Safety of these Children Friday, June 21, 2013, Ki[...]
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AMENDED JFJ Press Release: JFJ Questions the Wisdom of the Appointment of Major General Stewart Saunders

AMENDED PRESS RELEASE JFJ Questions the Wisdom of the Appointment of Major General Stewart Saunders[...]
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Joint Press Release: “We will be listening – Child advocates lay out expectations ...”

“We will be listening – Child advocates lay out expectations for Ministers Hanna and Bunting’s prese[...]
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Joint Press Release: Civil Society Calls for Respect for the Right to Life and the Upholding of the Rule of Law

Civil Society Calls for Respect for the Right to Life and the Upholding of the Rule of Law  Monday[...]
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GUIDELINES FOR AN EFFECTIVE COMMISSION OF INQUIRY

GUIDELINES FOR AN EFFECTIVE COMMISSION OF INQUIRY  TERMS OF REFERENCE (ToR) The ToR should be draw[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Urges Gov’t to Consult with Civil Society on Terms of Reference for Commission of Enquiry

JFJ Urges Gov’t to Consult with Civil Society on Terms of Reference for Commission of Enquiry Frida[...]
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Press Release: Human rights in Central America and the Caribbean...

JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE EMBASSY OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY  For immediate release Human rig[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ & Family Devastated by Verdict in Hapete Henry Case; Disappointed with Prosecution

PRESS RELEASE JFJ & Family Devastated by Verdict in Hapete Henry Case; Disappointed with Prosecu[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Calls for NGO Representation on Ministry of National Security’s Boards of Visitors

JFJ Calls for NGO Representation on Ministry of National Security’s Boards of Visitors Monday, March[...]
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ODPP Press Release: Reasons for the Offering of No Evidence and Subsequent Acquittal of Two Police Officers...

This is a press release issued by the Office of the Director Public Prosecutions (ODPP) in response [...]
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JFJ Press Release: A Light at the End of the Tunnel?

PRESS RELEASE A Light at the End of the Tunnel? Monday, February 25, 2013, Kingston, Jamaica - It is[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Appalled by the Slaying of Special Constable Dowan Peart

PRESS RELEASE JFJ Appalled by the Slaying of Special Constable Dowan Peart January 31, 2013, Kingsto[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Denounces Killing of Police Officer

JFJ Denounces Killing of Police Officer Friday, January 25, 2013, Kingston, Jamaica - Human rights o[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE ALARMED BY THE NUMBER OF POLICE KILLINGS SINCE START OF YEA

JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE ALARMED BY THE NUMBER OF POLICE KILLINGS SINCE START OF YEAR Monday, January 1[...]
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JFJ awarded French medal

Please click the link below to see the story. http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/JFJ-awarded-Frenc[...]
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JFJ Press Release: HONOURABLE MINISTERS HANNA AND BUNTING, WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEATH OF A CH

HONOURABLE MINISTERS HANNA AND BUNTING, WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEATH OF A CHILD AT HORIZON ADULT[...]
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JFJ Press Release: RECENT EVENTS IN JUSTICE SYSTEM ALARMING

RECENT EVENTS IN JUSTICE SYSTEM ALARMING November 25, 2011, Kingston, Jamaica –Jamaicans for Justic[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Condemns Acts of Violence Against Allegedly Homosexual Young Man on UTECH Cam

JFJ CONDEMNS ACTS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST ALLEGEDLY HOMOSEXUAL YOUNG MAN ON UTECH CAMPUS Friday, Novemb[...]
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Press Release: Help JA Children, JFJ want NGOs and civil society at the table with Hanna’s w

Help JA Children, JFJ want NGOs and civil society at the table with Hanna’s working group Wednesday,[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Horrified by the Shooting of Two Women by Police

JFJ Horrified by the Shooting of Two Women by Police Monday, September 3, 2012, Kingston, Jamaica -[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Asks What Is to Happen to the Children at Fort Augusta

JFJ Asks What Is to Happen to the Children at Fort Augusta Friday, August 23, 2012, Kingston, Jamai[...]
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JFJ Heartened by Actions of Policemen to Tackle Corruption

JFJ Heartened by Actions of Policemen to Tackle Corruption Wednesday, August 22, 2012, Kingston, Ja[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Transparency needed in selection of New Contractor General

Transparency needed in selection of New Contractor General Thursday, August 2, 2012, Kingston, Jama[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ, South African High Commission Highlight Crises Faced by Children at Public F

JFJ, South African High Commission Highlight Crises Faced by Children at Public Forum Friday, July 2[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Disturbed by Reported Threats to Steve Reid by Police

JFJ Disturbed by Reported Threats to Steve Reid by Police Wednesday, July 18, 2012, Kingston, Jamai[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Coroner's Jury Rule that Police Officers be Charged with Manslaughter

Coroner’s Jury Rule that Police Officers be Charged with Manslaughter Tuesday, July 10, 2012, Kings[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Too Many Still Dying at the hands of the Police

Too Many Still Dying at the hands of the Police Thursday, 07 June 2012, Kingston, Jamaica – On May [...]
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JFJ Press Release: Police need to Protect Complainants

Police need to Protect Complainants Monday, June 4, 2012, Kingston, Jamaica - On May 29, 2012, by wa[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Joins the OCG in Demanding Answers

PRESS RELEASE JFJ Joins the OCG in Demanding Answers Wednesday, May 02, 2012, Kingston, Jamaica – [...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Encouraged by Minister's Actions to Address Police Killings

JFJ Encouraged by Minister’s Actions to Address Police Killings Thursday, March 29, 2012, Kingston,[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Questions need for New Guidelines for Use of Force by the JCF

JFJ Questions need for New Guidelines for Use of Force by the JCF  Monday, March 26, 2012, Kingston[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Condemns Attack on Policeman

JFJ Condemns Attack on Policeman Monday, March 19, 2012, Kingston, Jamaica - Jamaicans for Justice [...]
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JFJ Open Letter to the Commissioner of Police

In light of JFJ’s response to the recent spate of police killings of March 1, 2 5 & 6, 2012 the [...]
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JFJ Press Release: Police Constable Arrested and Charged with Murder in Death of Devon Delisser

Police Constable Arrested and Charged with Murder in Death of Devon Delisser Thursday, March 8, 201[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Dismayed by Recent Spate of Police Killings

JFJ Dismayed by Recent Spate of Police Killings Tuesday, March 06, 2012, Kingston, Jamaica – Jamaica[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Coroner's Jury Rules Special Constable To Be Charged With Manslaughter

Coroner’s Jury Rules Special Constable To Be Charged With Manslaughter   Wednesday, February 01, 201[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Concerned with the Lack of Priority given to the Safety and Wellbeing of Chil

JFJ Concerned with the Lack of Priority given to the Safety and Wellbeing of Children in State Care [...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaica needs Transparency and Accountability for IDB 'JEEP' loan

Jamaica needs Transparency and Accountability for IDB ‘JEEP’ loan Tuesday, January 24, 2012, Kingsto[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ CALLS FOR RESIGNATION OF THE POLITICAL OMBUDSMAN

JFJ CALLS FOR RESIGNATION OF THE POLITICAL OMBUDSMAN December 28, 2011, Kingston, Jamaica – Politica[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Troubled by Auditor General's Report on JDIP

JFJ TROUBLED BY AUDITOR GENERAL’S REPORT ON JDIP November 18, 2011, Kingston, Jamaica – The report o[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Family of 'Mickey' Hill to Commemorate One-Year Anniversary of his Death

JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE 2 Fagan Avenue, Kingston 8. Tel: (876) 755-4524-6 Fax: (876) 755-4355 PRESS R[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ to lobby UN Human Rights Committee on the Government's Implementation of the

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release JFJ to lobby UN Human Rights Committee on the Government’s Imple[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Campaign Finance Reform and Electoral Preparedness Necessary to Preserve Rights

Campaign Finance Reform and Electoral Preparedness Necessary to Preserve Rights October 14, 2011, K[...]
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International Online Vote on a Logo For Human Rights

International Online Vote on a Logo For Human Rights The Top Ten Designs Have Been Chosen and Voting[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ and Lyons Family Delighted at Arrest of Former Policeman Walter Spikes

JFJ and Lyons Family Delighted at Arrest of Former Policeman Walter Spikes   Friday, 26 August 2011,[...]
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JFJ Heartened by DPP’s Decision to Charge Police Officers in the Tony Richards case

JFJ Heartened by DPP’s Decision to Charge Police Officers in the Tony Richards case Tuesday, Augus[...]
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JFJ Denounces Lauriston Killings and Calls for Respect for Rule of Law

JFJ Denounces Lauriston Killings and Calls for Respect for Rule of Law July 21, 2011, Kingston, Jam[...]
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JAMAICANS HAVE RIGHTS TOO

JAMAICANS HAVE RIGHTS TOO  Thursday, July 14, 2011, Kingston, Jamaica - Commissioner Ellington in hi[...]
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Retraction Needed Now Mr. Bailey

Retraction Needed Now Mr. Bailey  Tuesday, July 12, 2011, Kingston, Jamaica - Jamaicans For Justice [...]
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JFJ Press Release: WHY THE DOUBLE STANDARD MR COMMISSIONER?

WHY THE DOUBLE STANDARD MR COMMISSIONER? Monday, July 11, 2011, Kingston, Jamaica - Jamaicans For Ju[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ disappointed with Report submitted by the Manatt Commission

JFJ disappointed with Report submitted by the Manatt Commission Kingston,Jamaica-----Jamaicans for J[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Denounces Shooting of Police Officer by Alleged Gunmen

JFJ Denounces Shooting of Police Officer by Alleged Gunmen Wednesday, March 16, 2011, Kingston, Jama[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Elated by Swift Action of the DPP in the Frederick Hill Case

JFJ Elated by Swift Action of the DPP in the Frederick Hill Case Friday, February 25, 2011, Kingston[...]
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JFJ Press Release: One in Five Killings in Jamaica Committed by Security Forces

One in Five Killings in Jamaica Committed by Security Forces Kingston, Jamaica—Jamaicans for Justice[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Denounces Police-on-Police Killing

JFJ Denounces Police-on-Police Killing Wednesday, December 15, 2010, Kingston, Jamaica - Human right[...]
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Warrant for Rogue Police Officers Sends Important Message, say Rights Activists

Warrant for Rogue Police Officers Sends Important Message, say Rights Activists Kingston, Jamaica—Ja[...]
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Delays in Investigation a Problem for JFJ

Delays in Investigation a Problem for JFJ Friday, August 27, 2010, Kingston, Jamaica – Jamaicans fo[...]
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JFJ Expresses Regret for Attacks on the Police

JFJ Expresses Regret for Attacks on the Police Wednesday, August 4, 2010, Kingston, Jamaica - Jamaic[...]
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JFJ Delighted with Verdict in the Troy Gordon case

JFJ Delighted with Verdict in the Troy Gordon case Tuesday, August 3, 2010, Kingston, Jamaica - Jama[...]
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JFJ deplores the Killing of Corporal Duncan and wishes success for the Police force in the Fight against crime

JFJ deplores the Killing of Corporal Duncan and wishes success for the Police force in the Fight aga[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaicans for Justice condemns the violence that claims the lives of Jamaicans

Wednesday, March 26, 2008, Kingston, Jamaica – Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) extends deepest condolenc[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Further Delays In Coroner's Inquest

Further delays in Coroner’s Inquest Thursday, January 18, 2008 – Kingston, Jamaica – The Attorney G[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Representatives Meet With New Commissioner Of Police

JFJ Representatives meet with New Commissioner of Police Thursday, January 10, 2008 – Kingston, Jam[...]
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JFJ Press Release: New Police Commissioner Encouraging Signal

New police commissioner encouraging signal Monster job for a monster problem The newly appointed P[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Expresses Sympathy For Slain Police Officer

JFJ Expresses Sympathy for Slain Police Officer  Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is troubled by the mur[...]
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JFJ Press Release: JFJ Expresses Sympathy For Slain Police Officer And Appeals To Jamaicans To Work

JFJ Expresses Sympathy for Slain Police Officer and Appeals to Jamaicans to Work Together for Peace [...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaicans For Justice Celebrates Resident Magistrate's Ruling As A Positive Step

Jamaicans for Justice Celebrates Resident Magistrate's Ruling as a Positive Step towards Police Acco[...]
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JFJ Press Release: A Victory For Millicent Forbes In Court Of Appeal

A Victory for Millicent Forbes in Court of Appeal Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is pleased that toda[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Police Kill Again: Who Will Be Next?

Police Kill Again: Who will be next? JFJ is deeply disturbed and saddened by yet another apparently[...]
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JFJ Demands Announcement Of New Election Date

Jamaica is now two days past the date set for members of the Security Forces and Election Day Worker[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Mob Violence Abhorrent And Unacceptable

Mob Violence Abhorrent and Unacceptable Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) is deeply disturbed by yet anot[...]
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JFJ Press Release: Jamaicans For Justice Expresses Condolences For Family Of Slain Policeman

Jamaicans for Justice Expresses Condolences for Family of Slain Policeman Jamaicans for Justice (JF[...]
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JFJ Reports To The Inter-American Commission Of Human Relations On Care Of Children In Jamaica

On October 20, 2006, Dr. Carolyn Gomes, Executive Director of Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ), presented[...]
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JAMAICANS FOR JUSTICE AND ATI STAKEHOLDERS COMMITTEE MAKE SUBMISSIONS

Members of the Access To Information Stakeholders Committee and non-governmental organizations Jamai[...]
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JFJ SUES SUNDAY HERALD

Jamaicans For Justice and Dr. Carolyn Gomes, Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice, have filed[...]