>> The Police Officers’ Association has a new Chairman. Superintendent Wayne Cameron now heads up a seven-member executive, comprised of Vice Chair Supt. David White, secretary-treasurer Supt. Maldria Jones and her assistant Supt. Christopher Phillips. Superintendents Catherine Lord and Alvin Allen and Assistant Superintendent St. George Jackson round out the team. The POA represents members of the constabulary from the rank of assistant superintendent and above.
>> After a round of voting at the 49th Organization of American States (OAS) General Assembly, held in Medellin, Colombia recently, renowned Jamaican attorney and human-rights advocate Margarette May Macaualay was re-elected Commissioner of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). Macaulay’s tenure runs from 2020-2023. Member states also re-elected Panama’s Esmeralda Arosemena de Troitino and elected new members Edgar Stuardo Ralon Orellano and Julissa Mantilla Falcon (Peru).