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Jamaica: Information on the protection available to former members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF-police) who are being pursued by armed gangs of drug traffickers

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 May 1995
Citation / Document Symbol JAM20191.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Jamaica: Information on the protection available to former members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF-police) who are being pursued by armed gangs of drug traffickers, 1 May 1995, JAM20191.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6aab5b.html [accessed 23 September 2014]
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Information on the above subject could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

This response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find attached the list of sources consulted in researching this information request.

Sources Consulted

Amnesty International Report. Yearly.

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. Yearly.

Country file, Jamaica.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Reports. Daily.

Human Rights Watch World Report. Yearly.

Latin American Regional Reports: Caribbean and Central America Report. Weekly.

Latinamerica Press. Weekly.

On-line searches.

Country-specific books available in the Resource Centre in Ottawa.

Oral source

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