19-year-old held with firearm in Arima

A 19-year-old man is in police custody after police found and seized a loaded firearm in his possession in Arima.  The weapon seized, police said, was a Falcon Austria 9mm semi-automatic pisto...

September 01, 2020

Five held as gun seized in Diego Martin

Anti-crime exercises have led to the discovery of a loaded 9mm Beretta pistol.  Based on intelligence received concerning illegal firearms, officers secured warrants to search a house located ...

July 31, 2020

Teens held with gun, ammo

An intelligence-led exercise in Diego Martin on Saturday has led to the arrests of two teens for possession of a firearm and a quantity of ammunition. Acting on information, officers of the Western...

July 05, 2020

Gun, ammo, drugs seized in La Horquetta

A firearm, 14 rounds of ammo, and a quantity of marijuana, were seized in La Horquetta on Thursday night.  The find was made at about 7.30pm by officers of the Major Operations Unit ...

May 23, 2020

Police operation nets gun, ammo and weed

An estimated 500 grammes of marijuana and a loaded firearm were found and seized during a police exercise that saw officers visit hot-spot areas in St James, and Santa Cruz. The exercise was conduc...

May 12, 2020

Morvant man held with gun

A Morvant man, who attempted to drive away from a police operation, is expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate on Monday. The suspect, police said, was held a short distance away. A...

May 03, 2020

Two arrested for possession of firearm, ammo

Two men were arrested and a firearm and a quantity ammunition seized following an exercise in the San Juan district.  Today, between 6.00 am and 8.00 am, an exercise was conducted in the ...

April 12, 2020