Reggae artiste Safira Mono believes that poor Jamaicans are trapped in a species of mental, and economic slavery. Many Jamaicans from the poor class find that decades later, still blocked from getting better-paying jobs, from putting their children in the best schools and the dream of buying homes, even in poor neighbourhoods, still remains out of their reach. The economic rules and the legal system were rigged against them.

Chantal Allen, a 19 year old girl, was shot and injured in her right leg by Det. Cons. Oniel Daley attached to Crime Stop. Reports are that Miss Allen was travelling in a taxi along the Bernard Lodge Road in Portmore, St. Catherine when the driver of the taxi swerved from a pot hole and hit Cons. Daley, who was walking along the road.