Monday 1 June, 2020

Sgt passes away age 52, TTPS offers condolences

The Police Commissioner and Executive of the Police Service (TTPS) have extended condolences to yet another police officer who passed away untimely.

Sergeant Winston Taitt died on Monday at age 52.

He was at his South Oropuche home when he died at around 1.30 am.

The officer, who had 29 years’ service with the TTPS, was last attached to the Penal Police Station and also served in the Division’s Criminal Investigations Department over the years.

He is survived by his wife, W/Sergeant Rosalie Joseph-Taitt, two sons and a daughter.

Acting Senior Superintendent Deonarine Basdeo of the South Western Division described Sergeant Taitt as “a dedicated officer, who wasn’t one to ‘watch the clock’, adding that he consistently displayed a passion for the job.”

On October 10, Cpl Gerard Richards fell ill and died at the hospital at age 51. 

The TTPS also issued a statement offering condolences on his passes.

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