September 25, 2020 – On September 24, 2020, former JCF Detective Constable David Bernard was charged with the offence of wounding following an investigation by The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) and a ruling by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP).

The former JCF officer was charged in relation to a shooting injury incident in Paggee District, Port Maria, St. Mary on February 20, 2013.

Mr. Bernard appeared before the Port Maria Parish Court, where he was granted bail in the sum of $50,000.00 with one or more surety. The next court date is set for November 10, 2020.