Commissioner assures security for Venezuelan nationals


    Commissioner of Police, Gary Griffith has assured that the TTPS will continue to ensure security measures are in place for Venezuelans in this country.

    He made this commitment today when he met with Venezuela’s Ambassador to T&T, Carlos Amador Perez Silva and his team, during a courtesy call at the Police Administration Building, Port of Spain.

    His Excellency Silva identified areas for cooperation in regard to the large number of Venezuelan nationals, with a view of a more effective mechanism for processing/resolving consular matters.

    The TTPS is being sought to ensure the citizens of Venezuela are being protected in T&T.

    His Excellency also stated his desire for continued collaboration between the two countries in the area of anti-crime initiatives.

    Commissioner Griffith pledged that the TTPS, in collaboration with the Ministry of National Security, will continue to implement specific measures to ensure all Venezuelan citizens and interests are protected.

    He also assured the Ambassador that there will be continued intelligence sharing on anti-crime initiatives.