A senior magistrate, who has been the victim of crime, openly spoke about how he and his family are afraid to leave their home due to the crime situation.
Joshua Alexander and Jevick Mac Farlane scored late for Morvant Caledonia United to end a four-match winless streak and achieve a 2-0 victory over Terminix La Horquetta Rangers, that moved them into second spot on the 11-team T&T Pro League standing on Tuesday at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo.
Some of the recent changes in the revised Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act will "go live" in just over a month. These changes include the Red-Light Camera Enforcement System and the Demerit Point System which will be supported by the new traffic ticketing system.
The newly constituted Gender-Based Violence Unit (GBVU) in the T&T Police Service (TTPS) reports that already, it has begun to get calls from persons needing their assistance and are working on cases.
And head of the Unit, ASP Claire Guy-Alleyne, promises that persons coming to them for assistance, will meet officers who are sensitive to their trauma.
Detectives investigating the kidnapping of Dr. Rudradeva Sharma and Dr. Prem Vijay Naidoo are expected to meet with the Director of Public Prosecutions this afternoon for advice, before laying charges against one of the suspects.
The 19-year-old labourer of Lady Hailes Avenue, San Fernando, would then be charged and taken before a San Fernando magistrate.
The suspect has been detained at the police station since his discharge from the San Fernando General Hospital last Thursday.
Two men were arrested by officers of the TTPS’ Northern Division during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Maloney Policing District on Tuesday 21 January, 2020.
According to official police reports, while officers were conducting a search warrant at Maloney Gardens, they seized one Glock 17 pistol, fitted with a magazine and 13 rounds of nine-millimetre ammunition. Police also seized one kilogram of marijuana found at the premises.
A male occupant was arrested for the find.
If you are travelling to this country from the United States or the Asian continent, then prepare to be screened.
Minister of Health, Terrence Deyalsingh, has confirmed that screening has begun at the Piarco International Airport and the ANR Robinson International Airport as the first line of defence against the deadly coronavirus—2019 NCOV—which first presented in Wuhan, China.
An Anti-Crime Exercise conducted yesterday in the Northern Division has resulted in three persons being arrested, and the seizure of one round of 12-gauge cartridge, camouflage clothing and an army jacket and trousers.
An official statement from the TTPS explains that during the exercise, officers executed a search warrant at a house in Hilltop Drive, Maturita Extension, Arima, where the items were found and seized, and the two male occupants of the house at the time of the search were arrested.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is denying any attempt to divide CARICOM.
This, as Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness also advised his regional colleagues against creating an artificial divide within the Caribbean Community.
Both men spoke at a press conference in Jamaica this morning, as part of a visit by the US Secretary of State to the island.