Upsurge in crime and drugs feared – due to increased unemployment
Step #1: Government makes 3,000 workers redundant.
Step #2: Increased recruitment efforts for Barbados Defence Force.
Step #3: Politicians and police meet “to deal with any problems that may creep up… with unemployment due to increase as a result of public sector retrenchment.”
“We have to find ways to reach across the political divide,” the attorney general said.
… from the Barbados Today article Attorney general to meet with police top brass
Wuhloss! It sure sounds like somebody is getting a little nervous. Continue reading