A police sergeant with 31 years service is expected to appear before a Port of Spain magistrate today charged with threatening to kill his wife.
Instructions to charge the 53-year-old sergeant was handed down by Director of Public Prosecutions Roger Gaspard.
According to reports, the man threatened to kill his wife after an argument on Sunday.
Fearful for her life, the woman went to the San Juan police station to file a report but was accosted by her husband who followed her.
An altercation took place on the compound of the police station which led to the arrest of the sergeant.