Joseph has been working in the Turks and Caicos for a number of years

A Dominican is now acting Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

Clement Joseph a native of Marigot, who has been working in the Islands for the past years was given the acting appointment by the Islands acting Governor Anya Williams.

Joseph is the holder of LLM; LLB (Hons); LEC; BSc and worked in the office of the DPP in Dominica under the guidance of then DPP the late Gene Pestaina.

He is also a former police officer in Dominica.

He views his acting appointment as “testimony of his hard work and dedication.”

“I will continue to strive hard to do my work honestly and fairly and I have no doubts that I will be justly rewarded,” he said.