Police warns caregivers to protect children


Police say they will be fully enforcing the Child Care and Protection Act and other attending laws governing the safety of children where parents and caregivers are found to be negligent.

As such, parents and caregivers are being warned to properly supervise and protect children in there care.

The constabulary says anyone found in contravention of this will be dealt with the full provisions of the law.

This warning comes against the background of reported incidents where children are injured or killed in circumstances where the lack of supervision or insufficient protection are factors.