Cops wound two in Petit Valley shootout

Police have arrested two men and seized a firearm and ammunition following a shootout during an anti- crime exercise in Petit Valley on Wednesday. According to reports, around 7.15 pm, while near S...

April 02, 2020
Crime

Eight held in police exercise

Eight persons are in police custody following a police exercise this morning in Mon Repos.  The eight were held by officers of the Morvant police station during an operation which be...

March 16, 2020
Crime

Chinese nationals among 11 held overnight

Police operations in the Northern Division led to the arrests of 11 people for a variety of offences. Among the 11 were two Chinese nationals who were held for operating an illegal gambling ho...

March 15, 2020
Crime

Cops make $534K weed seizure in Couva

An anti-crime exercise in Couva on Saturday led to the arrest of two men in connection with the seizure of 53.40 kilogrammes of marijuana. The exercise, conducted between 5.30 pm and 9.30 pm, inclu...

March 15, 2020
Crime

37 Venezuelan nationals detained in Cedros

Officers of the South Western Division Task Force (SWDTF) on Tuesday held 37 Venezuelan nationals in Cedros for being in the country illegally. They were detained around 9.30 pm during an anti-crim...

March 11, 2020
Crime

Teen held with gun at Arouca home

A teenager was one of two people arrested by officers of the Northern Division Task Force, Central, in connection with the discovery of a firearm. The officers conducted an anti-crime exercise in A...

March 01, 2020
Crime

Laventille man held with gun, ammo

A 22-year old man is in police custody for possession of firearm and ammunition in Laventille on Thursday. According to police reports, Cpl. Bethelmy and a party of officers from IATF were on mobil...

February 28, 2020
Crime

Cops nab gunman in Maraval exercise

An anti-crime exercise in Maraval on Sunday night led to the arrest of one man in connection with a pistol and quantity of ammunition. Officers of the Western Division Task Force around 7 pm went t...

February 24, 2020
Crime

US soldier held with gun, ammo in Chaguaramas

An American soldier was arrested along with a 20-year-old woman from Port-of-Spain after a loaded gun was found in their vehicle on Sunday morning. They were arrested by officers attached to the Ca...

February 24, 2020
Crime