WOMAN POWER: Corporal Samantha Brown-Thompson is the 2018/19 LASCO Police Officer of the Year. Based at the station in Guy’s Hill (St. Catherine), where she is very active in the community, Brown-Thompson was this year’s sole female nominee among the finalists. Her prize package included a $350,000 cash award, the prestigious trophy and gift baskets.
“We face an urgent crisis. It is time to act decisively. My message to governments is clear: tax pollution, end fossil fuel subsidies, and stop building new coal plants. We need a green economy not a grey economy.” – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in his message to mark