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Tackling corruption like the ‘Turks’ – TCI’s special prosecutor serious about task

While Jamaica continues to drag its foot with the long-promised office of a special prosecutor, regional neighbour the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) has pushed on with a similar unit and is already reaping the benefits.

Jamaica has been speaking about the establishment of the Office of the Special Prosecutor since 2007, when then Prime Minister Bruce Golding announced that one would be established to “probe, indict and imprison public officials guilty of corruption or misconduct”.