A father and daughter were shot dead in Aranguez.
Guardian media understands that the incident took place shortly before 10 pm on Wednesday at their Williams street home.
Residents say they heard several loud explosions and upon investigating they found 62-year-old Elliot Verammay.
And his daughter 33-year-old Sarah Verammay motionless on their couch.
They died on the scene.
Sea Lots community leader Cedric Burke, also known as Burkie, has been taken into custody following a police exercise in the area Wednesday morning.
Guardian Media understands that various arms of the T&T Police Service conducted an exercise around seven this morning in the community when Burke was allegedly found to be in possession of a large quantity of money. He was subsequently taken into custody pending further inquiries.
A 27-year-old Customs and Excise guard was shot dead just after he dropped off a co-worker at her Kelly Village, Caroni home on Tuesday night.
He has been identified as Keenan Lutchman of Nolan Street in Felicity, Chaguanas.
Speaking with the Guardian Media Wednesday, Lutchman's father Dianand said his son had just finished a 12-hour shift, clocked out at 9 pm at the Preventative Section at the Piarco International Airport and dropped off his co-worker at her home when he was attacked by a gunman.
A major push-back on “shooters” and illegal firearms.
That’s what Government’s Firearms (Amendment) Bill, 2019 is intended to serve as, according to National Security Minister Stuart Young.
Two men have been detained by police for questioning in connection with the attempted murder of a couple at their home in Biche on Sunday night.
According to a police report, at about 8 pm the couple - a 44-year-old man and his wife, 45 - was at their home at Fitts Road, when two men barged in and opened fire.
The man was shot in the chest while his wife was shot on the left foot.
The men then escaped in a black Nissan Juke.
The couple is said to be warded in a stable condition at the Sangre Grande District Hospital.
A 25-year-old man from Westmoorings has pleaded guilty to having a small indoor marijuana growing operation at his home.
Elias Aboud, of Sundown Road, Goodwood Park, pleaded guilty to marijuana cultivation as he appeared before acting Deputy Chief Magistrate Cherril-Anne Antoine in the Port-of-Spain Magistrates’ Court, on Monday.
Former minister in the Ministry of National Security Subhas Panday is calling on Police Commissioner Gary Griffith to expose the names of the 50 dangerous shooters responsible for the rise in homicides in T&T.
At a press conference held at his San Fernando office yesterday, Panday said people are being shot daily while the Commissioner keeps the information on the shooters a secret.
Two men have been arrested for possession of marijuana and narcotic related offences during a road traffic exercise conducted in Four Roads.
According to police reports, during the exercise, officers intercepted a silver SUV at Victoria Avenue, Diego Martin and upon searching the vehicle and its two occupants, the officers discovered a quantity of high-grade marijuana, marijuana in liquid form and several devices/apparatuses for the illicit use of the narcotics.
Six Venezuelan women, between the ages of 19 and 32, whom police believe were victims of a human trafficking ring have been rescued from a home in Diego Martin by officers of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) and assisted by several other law enforcement agencies.
During the exercise on Saturday night, a 51-year-old Trinidadian man, a 33-year-old Venezuelan national and two Venezuelan women ages 21 and 24 were arrested and taken to the Central Police Station in Port-of-Spain.