Former Joint Consultative Council (JCC) president Afra Raymond is questioning why, in all the discussions surrounding amendments to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), nothing is being said about the longstanding breach of Section 40 of the Act which calls for data about the Act itself to be published annually. That data was last tabled in Parliament in 2008/2009 and made public in 2010.
Raymond has successfully used the FOIA to get information on the aborted Sandals project, as well as the Invaders Bay project
The battered body of an unidentified man was found in Woodbrook on Sunday night.
According to police sources, shortly after 9 pm officers of the Woodbrook Police Station were informed that a body was seen lying on the side of the road at Alberto Street.
Police officers went to the area where they found the body.
There were marks of violence to the back of the head, groin area and lower body.
The body was viewed by the District Medical Officer who ordered its removal to the Forensic Science Centre in St James pending identification.
Caribbean Airlines has announced that it intends to start a service to Curacao on August 02, 2019, subject to approval by the Trinidad and Tobago Civil Aviation Authority (TTCAA).
The projected schedule is a twice-weekly service on Mondays and Fridays, which will depart at 11:55 am from the Piarco International Airport, Trinidad.
The return flight will leave the Curacao International Airport at 2:35 pm.
Caribbean Airlines says the flights will provide seamless connections to and from Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, New York and other destinations.
Four days after he was reported missing, the body of 23-year-old Nicholas "Nicho" Juman was found over a cliff along the road to Maracas Bay Friday afternoon.
Police officers, acting on a tip, went to an area near the Maracas Lookout at about 4.30 pm where they found his decomposing body.
Late Friday they were trying to retrieve the body.
Juman, of Diego Martin, was last seen on June 4 at about 2 pm wearing a white jersey and a pair of three-quarter jeans.
He was last seen driving a white Nissan B15 with registration plate, PBW 424.
Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith says that during his tenure as national security advisor for former prime minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar he was never part of any cover-up into the marijuana find at Persad-Bissessar's Phillipine home.
Griffith said when he was first informed about the marijuana find at the residence he advised that the matter should be reported to the police.
An employee with the Water Taxi Services is battling for his life after being shot three times in a crime that police believe was committed by a jealous criminal.
Kevin Edwards, 44, was just about to leave his companion’s home along Coconut Alley, Siparia around 4.30 am when a gunman approached him.
Edwards was heading to work at the Water Taxi Terminal at King’s Wharf, San Fernando for the first sailing.
A 26-year-old Arouca man is the second person to be charged with the murder of Cleavon Frederick.
Hilton George was charged with murder and assault with intent to rob, following advice received from Director of Public Prosecutions Roger Gaspard, SC, on Thursday 6th June, 2019.
Frederick, 44, an estate constable, of Ninth Avenue North, Barataria, was at his place of work, Boundary Liquour Mart, San Juan, on Wednesday 23rd January, 2019, when three men armed with guns entered and announced a robbery.
The TTPS is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 51-year-old Ricky Jebodh.
Ricky, of Main Road, Woodland, was last seen in the district around 11:00 am, on Sunday 12th May 2019.
He was reported missing to the San Fernando Police Station, on that same date, by his brother.
Ricky is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 8 inches tall and slim built with a brown complexion, short grey hair and a full greying beard.
He was last seen wearing a long-sleeved plaid shirt, a pair of blue jeans and a pair of black steel-tipped shoes.