Police assist stranded commuters amidst transport strike

Members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) sprung into action Tuesday morning (Sept. 24) using their buses to transport students caught in a surprise strike by transport operators in the Kingston Metropolitan Area.

Members of the public have been sharing clips across social media platforms congratulating the force for the initiative shown in addressing an urgent situation.

The JCF also received special commendation from the Prime Minister. “Thank you @JamaicaConstab for your unwavering efforts this morning in assisting a number of students from in and around the Corporate Area in getting to school,” he state in a Twitter post.