Officers attached to the Fire, Police and Prison Services staged a “sick out” from duty on Sunday night, in a show of force over their dissatisfaction with salary negotiations under CPO Stephanie Lewis.
President of the Prison’s Association, Cerron Richards in a News Power Now interview today, said the Association will meet with the CPO this afternoon at 2 pm with the aim of bringing an end to the impasse.
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Richards said prison officers are still being paid 2010 salaries and explained, that the Association had called for a number of things to be addressed by former Minister of National Security Emmanuel George. He however, lamented that all matters were left unaddressed.
President of the Prisons Association, Cerron Richards