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Police probe double homicide in Arima

Police probe double homicide in Arima

Police are yet to establish a motive for a double murder in Arima last night. Around 10pm, 30 year old Keon Carr and Anderson Alexis were at a car care centre near the Crossings on Tumpuna Road, when 3 masked men approached. They opened fire before fleeing in a black Nissan ...

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May 25th, 2017

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Charlieville man held with weed in Cumuto

Charlieville man held with weed in Cumuto

A 59 year old Charlieville man was held during an anti-crime exercise in Cumuto. His arrest came after he was found with 204 grams of marijuana. During the operation, officers also filled out 40 stop and search forms and issued 14 fixed penalty tickets for various traffic ...

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May 25th, 2017

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Former Minister says manpower audit cannot remedy issues in TTPS

Former Minister says manpower audit cannot remedy issues in TTPS

A manpower audit cannot fix the problems within the Police Service, says former National Security Minister Gary Griffith. The Committee was set up to look at the manpower, developmental policies and the current practices in recruitment, deployment, training and career ...

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May 25th, 2017

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Pigeon proofing to begin at Morvant school

Pigeon proofing to begin at Morvant school

Parents, students and staff of the Morvant/Laventille Secondary School are being assured that a pigeon is being taken care of. According to the Education Ministry, pigeon proofing of several parts of the facility will begin this weekend. The work will be done at Blocks A, B,

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May 24th, 2017

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Ministry: T&T nationals in Manchester safe after arena attack

Ministry: T&T nationals in Manchester safe after arena attack

All T&T nationals in the English diaspora, who have registered with the High Commission in London, are safe, following Monday’s attack at Manchester Arena. The attack has claimed the lives of over 20 persons and injured close to 60 more. In a release sent out today by ...

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May 24th, 2017

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Carenage man caught with $1.9m in cocaine at Piarco Airport appears in court

Carenage man caught with $1.9m in cocaine at Piarco Airport appears in court

Three days after being caught trying to board a flight to Barbados with 1.9 million dollars in cocaine, a Carenage man has appeared in court. 40 year old Marlon John, a promoter of Upper L’anse Mitan Road, has been charged with possession of the drug for the purpose of ...

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May 24th, 2017

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27 year old man appears in court for 2016 Marabella murder

27 year old man appears in court for 2016 Marabella murder

A 27 year old Pointe-a-Pierre man has appeared in court, charged with the 2016 murder of Joan Cooper. Roger Wallace, as known as Roger Stoute, was also charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition and wounding with intent, against the victim’s common-law husband, Carl

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May 24th, 2017

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Police want public’s help in combating arms trafficking

Police want public’s help in combating arms trafficking

Despite an increasing amount of firearms being seized, the Police Service is still concerned about the availability of guns in T&T. Speaking today, at the TTPS Weekly Briefing, PRO Acting ASP Michael Pierre noted an 8.5% increase in seizures. 357 guns have been taken off

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May 24th, 2017

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Repairs to broken 48 inch pipeline at Desalcott on schedule

Repairs to broken 48 inch pipeline at Desalcott on schedule

Repairs to the broken 48 inch pipeline at Desalcott in Point Lisas will be completed on schedule this afternoon. This was confirmed by a WASA official today following a media release over the weekend by the authority, that there would’ve been a disruption in the water supply

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May 24th, 2017

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Report on Sports Minister’s Tobago trip requested by PM

Report on Sports Minister’s Tobago trip requested by PM

The Prime Minister has requested a full report from the Sport Minister on a recently concluded trip to Tobago. His call comes following reports in a daily newspaper today, regarding the cost of the trip. The Minister and Ministry officials travelled to Tobago to attend the ...

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May 24th, 2017

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