One man was arrested and quantities of narcotics and cash seized by officers of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Eastern Division over the weekend.
Reports are that during the exercise—which was conducted on Saturday 16th November 2019—the SORT officers proceeded to an apartment at Foster Road, La Seiva, Sangre Grande, where they executed a search warrant.
A revolver and quantities of ammunition and marijuana were discovered by officers of the Central Division during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Claxton Bay district yesterday.
According to police reports, officers of the Chaguanas and Couva CIDs proceeded to Pranz Gardens, Claxton Bay, where they conducted a search.
The search resulted in officers finding the firearm, along with four rounds of ammunition and 3.13 kilogrammes of marijuana. The drug has an estimated street value of $31,300.
Investigations are ongoing.
Two men have been arrested in connection with a report of robbery and wounding.
According to police reports, officers were on mobile patrol when they responded to a report of robbery and wounding at Tragarete Road and Cipriani Boulevard, around 11:00pm, on Tuesday 15th October 2019.
The officers, with the assistance of an off-duty police officer, arrested two suspects in connection with the incident and seized a revolver and three rounds of ammunition.
Police have discovered a revolver hidden under a brick at a house located in Pleasantville.
The discovery was made by officers of the Traffic and Highway Patrol Branch (THPB).
Acting on information, officers of the THPB South proceeded to an abandoned building at Pleasantville Circular, Pleasantville, around 1:15 pm on Sunday.
The officers conducted a search and discovered a silver and brown revolver, hidden under a brick in the front yard.
No arrest was made in connection with the find.
One man was arrested and a revolver seized, by officers of the Northern Division Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise, in the San Juan district, yesterday.
The exercise, coordinated by ACP (Ag.), McDonald Jacob, spearheaded by Snr. Supt. (Ag.), Michael Daniel, and including officers of the St. Joseph CID, was conducted between 2:30 pm and 6 pm, on Wednesday 4th April, 2018.
Based on information, the officers proceeded to Royal Road, St. Joseph, where they had cause to stop and search a three-tonne truck, being driven by a 24-year-old San Juan man.
Three men were held and a revolver and ammunition seized by officers of the Northern Division, during a stolen vehicle recovery exercise in the Sangre Grande district, yesterday.
Officers conducted the exercise between 11:30 am and 6 pm on Monday, during which they had cause to stop and search a silver Nissan Note motor vehicle with three male occupants, proceeding west along the Eastern Main Road in the vicinity of Boys Town, Sangre Grande.
A revolver and a quantity of ammunition were discovered by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Laventille district on Friday, police said in a statement.
Officers conducted the exercise between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm, on Friday, during which they received information of a person armed with a gun being observed in a track in the vicinity of Pump Trace, Laventille.
Upon arriving at the location, officers observed a man fitting the description of the individual in the report.
Police seized a revolver and ammunition during an anti-crime exercise in Claxton Bay.
The following is a press release from the TTPS:
A Taurus revolver and a quantity of ammunition were discovered by officers of the Couva Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Claxton Bay district, Friday night.
A snub nose revolver was discovered by officers of the Tobago Division Task Force, in a forested area, at Mt. St. George, Tobago over the weekend.
A statement by the Police Service says that officers, acting on information, went to Castara Road, around 7:45 am on Saturday 6th May, 2017, where they found a black plastic bag containing the revolver loaded with two rounds of .38mm ammunition.
No one was arrested in connection with the find.