Rape-accused gets bail

The 23-year-old man who was held in connection with allegations of rape by a woman who he met on Facebook has been granted bail at $50,000. The accused, Sheldon McIntosh, a labourer from Maraj Trac...

November 08, 2017
Crime

Incidents of rape in prison down

Incidents of rape in prison have decreased ‘tremendously.’ Acting Commissioner of Prisons William Alexander made the revelation at a Joint Select Committee inquiry into the Human Rights of Remandee...

November 04, 2017
T&T News

Man in social media meet-up charged with rape

A 27-year-old man has been charged with the offence of rape after allegations were made by a woman he met on social media. He is expected to appear before a Chaguanas Magistrate on Monday. The s...

November 03, 2017
Crime

Loop News Five at Five

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November 02, 2017
T&T News

Social media rape suspect held

Police have held a 27-year-old man after a woman was allegedly raped by someone she met on social media.  He is expected to be placed on identification parades today. The suspect, who was a...

November 02, 2017
Crime