Communities around the country are not the only ones being impacted by violence and murders.
This from Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training Santia Bradshaw who spoke about the effect it was having on school children who have lost a loved one.
She says a recent study has pointed to the impact on students.
Ms. Bradshaw says Government wants to assist them through an At Risk Student Programme.
Minister Bradshaw also revealed details on a planned Barbados School Code of Conduct Policy.