NYPD and Jamaica officials look to dispel safety fears after travel advisory urges tourists to stay away from island | amNewYork

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Deputy Commissioner of Public Information Tarik Sheppard (left) took a boots on the ground approach to the ominous advisory, spending from Feb. 6 to Feb. 9th meeting with police officials and surveying the lay of the land for himself alongside Police Commissioner of Public Information of Jamaica Major General Antony Anderson.

Photo courtesy of NYPD