Police issue warning amid circulation of hundreds of nude local women on social media

Police are being asked to determine the source of a hack, that has caused the circulation of hundreds of nude pictures of local women to be disseminated across social media.

The photos appear to have been stolen from a pornography website, TriniPorn which features locals and transferred to social websites Tumbler and One Drive in folders called "SelfShotUniverse".

The folders contain over 500 pictures of dozens of women.

Venezuelan women held then released in massive operation in South Trinidad

Police temporary detained two Venezuelan women during a massive raid in Marabella and Venezuela, but eventually released them after they were able to produce proper documentation.

More than 250 law enforcement agents, including police officers, army personnel, Customs and Immigration officials and members of the Coast Guard, have been conducting an exercise that started around 3am today.

The officers have been checking several living quarters and business establishments. 

Among those detained, were two Venezuelan women who were held in a motel in Marabella.

Police suspected it was a cigarette lighter but said confirmation was necessary

Police say that at the time they were recovering the suspicious device resembling a grenade in Point Fortin, they strongly suspected that it was a cigarette lighter, but needed to confirm it.

The police have issued this statement on the matter:

"Ammunition specialists attached to the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force have confirmed that the suspicious object found by a sanitation worker while cutting grass along the Techier Link Road, Point Fortin today, was in fact a cigarette lighter.

Police might seek US help in tracking voice notes

Police are investigating the origin of the voice notes circulating, warning of threats to schools yesterday as well as threats to bomb malls over last weekend and if need be will be using the assistance of the United States in tracking the criminal/s responsible for the voice notes.

Police officer shot in Sealots

A police officer is at this time fighting for his life at the Port-of-Spain General Hospital after being shot last night.

According to police reports, around 8pm on Thursday, Acting Seargent Morris, who was at the time off duty, was in Sealots when he was ambushed and shot multiple times.

He was hit in one of his hands, hip and left leg.

He was rushed to hospital where he is warded in a critical condition.

The officer is attached to the Port-of-Spain Community Police Unit.

Police believe his attacker escaped via the sea.

Two law enforcement officers murdered; one killed in fall at his home

Three law enforcement officers are dead, two of whom were murdered early this morning.

The third officer was killed by a fall down some stairs at his home.

In the first incident, a police officer was murdered early this morning on his way home.

Police reports state that around 12:30 am today, Special Reserved Police Constable Jason Cyril John who is assigned to the Court and Process Branch, Port-of-Spain was on his way home at William Trace, Five Rivers, Arouca. 

He was speaking to his wife when she heard several loud explosions through the phone.

Five charged with double murder

Five men have appeared before Chief Magistrate Marcia Ayers-Caesar charged with the double murder of construction workers Andre La Touche and Abiola Noel.

The accused, Seon Barnswell, 21, Michael Findley, 23, Kyle Belgrave, 20, Olatunji Denbow, 25 and Kellon Maxine, 21, appeared before the Port-of-Spain 8th Magistrates’ Court yesterday, Wednesday 18th May, 2016, where the matter was postponed to Tuesday 14th June, 2016.

Soldier arrested for robbing, stabbing Chaguanas man

A member of the T&T Defense Force was arrested on Saturday morning for robbing and stabbing a Chaguanas man.

Police say the victim, a 24-year-old man of Mamoral Number 2 was in the vicinity of Champs Bar at Railway Road, Chaguanas when around 2.50 am a soldier attached to Camp Ogden, St James attacked the victim with a broken beer bottle stabbing him several times about his face and his right hand.

The soldier then proceeded to rob the victim of a cell phone and $460 in cash.

Police interrogate Watson Duke on rape allegations

PSA President  Watson Duke surrendered himself for interrogation by police around 2pm this afternoon.

Duke went to the Central Police Station, Port of Spain, with criminal defence attorney John Heath.

He will be interview by police officers investigating an allegation that he sexually assaulted a 33-year-old Chaguanas woman at the Hyatt Regency in Port of Spain on Tuesday.

Duke has already denied the allegation.

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