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Brown-Burke Appeals For End To Violence In Maxfield Park Area

South West St Andrew MP, Dr Angela Brown-Burke is appealing for an end to the violence in the Maxfield Park Area.

Her call follows what she describes as a recent upsurge in violence along Maxfield Avenue despite the imposition of a State of Public Emergency in the St Andrew South Police Division.

Dr Brown-Burke says even more police personnel are needed in the space.

She says the continuation of murders and shootings in the area is evidence that the special crime-fighting measures are ineffective.

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Dr Angela Brown Burke, Member of Parliament for South West St Andrew, speaking in a pre-recorded voice clip sent to the media today. 

Meanwhile, the Opposition today postponed a planned walk through sections of the gritty areas along Maxfield Avenue to meet with residents and stakeholders.  

It’s unclear if or when the planned walkthrough will happen.

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