Public Advisory

Traffic restrictions for Children's Carnival Parade

This weekend marks the commencement of the Children’s Carnival Parade of the Bands, and police are notifying members of the public of various traffic restrictions for the St James and Marabella districts.

These arrangements will take effect on Sunday and were made by the Commissioner of Police under Section 68(1) of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act Chap. 48:50. St. James:

These restrictions shall have effect from 12 noon to 7 pm on Sunday 24th February, 2019;

Siparia man missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 46-year-old Maniram Ramsaroop. Maniram, of Robert Hill, Siparia, was last seen at his home, on Saturday 16th February, 2019.

He was reported missing to the Siparia Police Station, on Sunday 17th February, 2019, by his son.

Maniram is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 6 inches tall, slim built, clean shaven with a dark brown complexion and short black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black and white shirt and a pair of long black pants with slippers.

15-year-old girl missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 15-year-old Eshaa Joseph.

Joseph, of Three B’s Extension, Piarco, was last seen at her home, around 7:35 pm on Tuesday 1st January, 2019.

She was reported missing to the Piarco Police Station around 8:20 pm on that same date, by her mother.

Joseph is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 3 inches tall and slim built with a light brown complexion and shoulder-length hair.

She was last seen wearing a black Manchester United jacket, and a pair of black jeans and a pair of black sneakers.

Tabaquite woman reported missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 22-year-old Kimberly Villafana.

Villafana, of Alleyne Road, Tabaquite, was last seen at her home, around 8 pm on Friday 1st February, 2019.

She was reported missing to the Brasso Police Station around 4:51 pm, on Friday 12th February, 2019, by her mother. Kimberly is of mixed descent and medium built with a light brown complexion and short black hair.

She was last seen wearing a nightgown.

14-year-old schoolgirl missing

Police are seeking the public's help in locating a missing 14-year-old girl.

Anitra Ali, a Form 2 pupil of Corpus Christi College, Diego Martin, was last seen by her guardian, at their Braithwaite Street, Belmont home around 6:30am, on February 12th 2019.

She was reported missing to the Belmont Police Station, around 9:20pm, on that same date, by her guardian.

Anitra is of East Indian descent, slim built with a light brown complexion and long straight hair. She was last seen wearing her school uniform; a white blouse and blue skirt.

Need vehicular access to restricted areas during Carnival? Here's how

The Police Service has given notice that persons wishing to enter the areas restricted to vehicular traffic in Port of Spain on Carnival Monday and Tuesday must apply for the relevant permit(s) from the Assistant Commissioner of Police ‘Mobile/Operations’ Traffic and Highway Patrol Branch, Garden Road, Aranguez South, no later than Monday 25th February, 2019.

Applicants seeking permits must submit copies of the following documents:

Water wasting in St James

Residents of Upper Long Circular Road, St James have shared a video with us, highlighting a leaking water main.

The resident say that since December they have made calls for the authorities to fix the problem.

The residents have shared the video to raise awareness to the situation, in light of the current restrictions on water.

The video has been sent to WASA for action.

Valencia woman reported missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 26-year-old Tenika McDonald.

Tenika, of Clarence Trace Extension, Valencia, was last seen at the corner of Manuel Congo and Cocorite Roads, Arima, at around 11:35 pm, on Friday 8th February, 2019.

She was reported missing to the Valencia Police Post, on Saturday 9th February, 2019, by her common-law husband.

Tenika is of African descent, 5 feet 2 inches tall and medium built with a brown complexion and short black hair.

Water disruption in South and Central Trinidad

Parts of South and Central Trinidad will be without a pipe-borne supply of water between 12:00 noon and 2: 00 pm today. 

The following is a press release from WASA: 

The Water and Sewerage Authority advises customers in parts of Central and South Trinidad served by the Caroni Water Treatment Plant, that there will be an interruption in their pipe borne supply today, Friday 8th February 2019 between the hours of 12 noon and 2:00 p.m.

This has become necessary in order to facilitate leak repairs on the Caroni South Transmission System at the Plant.

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