West Kingston, Jamaica
West Kingston is an area of Kingston, Jamaica, that includes the communities of Tivoli Gardens and Denham Town It is known for violence, gangs, and reggae musicians who have emerged from the area.
Violent clashes with police have taken place here, especially in the Tivoli Gardens, including the 2010 Kingston unrest, known locally as the "Tivoli Incursion". CVM Television aired a documentary on this conflict with the military and police that took place in Tivoli Gardens.
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