Public Advisory

Missing Tunapuna woman found

Police have reported that missing woman Adanna Cruikshank, 32, of Wells Street, Tunapuna, has been found.

Cruikshank was reported missing by her mother on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

The police are thanking the public for its assistance in ensuring the woman’s safe return. 

4.6 magnitude earthquake across T&T

Trinidad and Tobago was rocked by a 4.6 magnitude earthquake Friday.

The earthquake took place at 10.33 am.

Seismic data said it occured at 11,02 North Latitude and 61.50 West Longitude.

Those coordinates put it 40 kilometres north of Port-of-Spain, 48 kilometres NW of Arima and 85 kilometres north of San Fernando.

It occured at a depth of 40  kilometres.

Tunapuna woman reported missing

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 32-year-old Adanna Cruikshank.

Cruikshank, of Wells Street, Tunapuna, was last seen leaving her home around 10 am on Wednesday.

She was reported missing to the Tunapuna Police Station, around 5:45pm, on that same date by a female relative.

Cruikshank is of mixed descent, 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a brown complexion and has long straight hair.

She was last seen wearing a turquoise pair of long pants, a turquoise blouse and a pair of black sandals.

Alert cancelled, it's safer to return to the seas now

The Met Office has cancelled the hazardous seas alert and has returned the level to green.

The Met Office said Wednesday morning that sea conditions are returning to a state of normalcy, as low-level winds are becoming weaker.

However, it advises that caution should still be exercised as waters may remain somewhat choppy near-shore and will be moderate in open waters.

The hazardous seas alert was issued on Monday, to run until 11 am today.

TTPS encourages citizens to be responsible when using fireworks

Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) wishes to advise members of the public to be responsible when using fireworks, particularly during this festive season.

 The TTPS would like to remind citizens to be responsible in the use of fireworks and other similar devices as they can cause serious injury to the user, other persons or result in major damage to property.

Pedestrian mall for High Street shopping

From Friday, San Fernando shoppers will get the opportunity of parking on Harris Promenade without being wrecked or being ticketed while street vendors will be allowed free reign on High Street for two days starting Sunday.

Sailing of Galleons Passage

The TTIT wishes to advise the public that the Galleons Passage will set sail from POS at 11:00 am from POS tomorrow.

The following is a press release from the TTIT:

"The Management of the Trinidad and Tobago Inter-island Transportation Co. Ltd. (TTIT) wishes to advise the travelling public that the Galleons Passage will sail on Saturday 08th December 2018 as follows: 

From POS: 11.00 AM 

From TGO 4.30 PM 

WASA: Desalination Plant back up, water returns to Central, South Trinidad

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is advising customers in parts of Central and South Trinidad, who have been affected by the recent unplanned shutdown at the Desalcott owned and operated Point Lisas Desalination Plant, that operation was restarted at the facility at 2 pm on Tuesday at a flow rate of ten million imperial gallons daily (10 mgd).

WASA says repair work is continuing and production will be increased incrementally to full production of 40 mgd as this work is completed.