KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Jamaican government is expressing concern about the inactivity of the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce (CAIC), and the vacuum it has created in the representation of the private sector at the regional level.
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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Thirty-three-year-old Gary Williams, a wrecker driver of a Kingston 19 address was on Friday convicted in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate Court, after he pleaded guilty to a charge of perverting the course of justice.
Reports are that some time in November 2011, the police seized a vehicle and Williams was tasked to transport it to the pound. It is alleged that Williams, unknowing to the Police personnel, solicited $10, 000 from the driver of the motor vehicle to have the car released.
The Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) was contacted, and after releasing the car, Williams was immediately arrested.
He was fined $200, 000 or 12 months imprisonment at hard labour for his crime.
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