Three police officers have freed of a charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm against them in the Sangre Grande Magistrates’ Court.
Police corporal Rameshwar Gopaul, constable Anil Gopaul and WPC Tia Gopaul, who are all attached to Eastern Division, were charged with the offence by Inspector Ken Lutchman, head of Sangre Grande CID.
They were accused of beating businessman David Rampersad, of Vega de Oropouche, when he went to collect his rent.
The Police Service will receive a boost of an additional 200 patrol motorbikes.
This was made possible as National Security Minister Stuart Young signed a protocol on behalf of the Government giving effect to the provision of Gratis Aid to T&T by the People’s Republic of China.
Signing the protocol on behalf of the People’s Republic of China was Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to the Republic of T&T Song Yumin.
PC Angelo Cedeno, 40, attached to the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF), is currently in police custody after being charged with two counts of common assault and obstruction of justice.
Cedeno, 40, was arrested and charged today at the IATF Base, following advice received from the Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, SC.
According to police reports the charges arose from separate incidents which occurred between December 2017 and November 2018.
PC John Baynes a 40-year-old special reserve police constable attached to the Arima Police Station is expected to appear before the Port of Spain Magistrates' Court charged with assault.
John was charged on December 12 based on the advice of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, SC.
If you know any details about the now infamous 'sex island' orgy text 482-Gary.
The hedonistic bash is scheduled to commence tomorrow, Friday, December 14th and up to Monday 17th.
In a post published on the TTPS' Facebook page this morning, commissioner Griffith is asking law-abiding citizens who know the date, time or location of this drug and prostitution party, to text him at 482-Gary.
The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 41-year-old Jason Nunes.
Jason was last seen at his home at #25A Fondes Amandes Road, St Anns, around 9:00 am on November 29th.
He was reported missing to the Belmont Police Station at around 11:32 pm on November 30th.
Jason is of mixed descent, light brown in complexion, medium built 6 feet 1 inch tall with a close cut hairstyle black in colour, short beard and mustache.
Think before giving a sip of Punche-de-Crème to a child or any other alcoholic contained beverage as a matter of fact because it could land you up in jail for two years along with a $7,500 fine.
This was the warning given by the T&T Police Service’s public relations officer ASP Michael Jackman. Jackman was speaking on the CNC’s Morning Brew yesterday morning.
A Penal man has been awarded $75,000 after a High Court judge ruled that police had unlawfully arrested and beat the man, leading to him losing sight in his left eye.
Justice Frank Seepersad ruled in favour of Nicholas Guerra. The judge dismissed the claims by officers that the injuries Guerra suffered were as a result of them attempting to disarm him at the A&R Bar in Penal on June 13, 2013.
The Trinidad and Tobago Manufacturers’ Association (TTMA) is commending Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith on the progress made in policing across the country since his appointment in August of this year.
The TTMA says it notes "the many positive outcomes of the operations, which Commissioner Griffith has spearheaded within recent times, inclusive of major drug busts and apprehension of kidnappers".