TTPS dismisses report of Fraud Squad officers testing positive for COVID-19


    The TTPS has dismissed a report that several of its Fraud Squad officers have tested positive for COVID-19, leading to the shutdown of that office.

    In a release sent out today, it insisted that there are no confirmed cases of officers of the TTPS’ Fraud Squad testing positive for the virus.

    It adds that the Port-of-Spain and San Fernando offices of the Fraud Squad remain operational.

    It says members of the public may contact the Fraud Squad Port of Spain’s office via telephone at 625-2310 and the San Fernando at 657- 8844.

    It also urged persons to be cautious of false information sent via social media, which can cause unnecessary panic and anxiety.