Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

Jamaica

7 July 2005

Jamaican

KINGSTON — The day Pete Flynn came home from the cement plant for lunch, he had no way to know that a tenuous peace in this city's feudal wars had snapped hours earlier due to a dispute over someone's girlfriend. Flynn, a 27-year-old vegetarian, finished his cucumber soup June 2 and strolled to the bus stop to get back to work. Today, his mother cradles the green construction helmet he was wearing that day. She runs her finger over the ragged perforation where the... (GunPolicy.org)

Read More: Jamaican

17656