Surgery for man shot by Coast Guard officer

One man is undergoing treatment at the Urology Department of the San Fernando General Hospital (SFGH) after being shot by a Coast Guard (TTCG) officer. According to reports, around 2.50 am thi...

December 20, 2019
T&T News

TTCG: Missing fishermen found safe

The Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard said a fishing vessel with two people were found after going missing earlier this week. In a statement dated November 7, 2019 and issued November 8, 2019, the TT...

November 08, 2019
T&T News

T&T Coast Guard turns away Venezuelan boats

The Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard said it turned away two pirogues carrying Venezuelan people over the course of several days. In a statement dated November 4, 2019, the TTCG said two pirogues wi...

November 07, 2019
Crime

Coast Guard officer held for drunk driving

A 30-year-old Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard officer was held on Friday night for driving under the influence. According to reports, the officer was held during a roadblock exercise conducted...

September 14, 2019
Crime

T&T Coast Guard retrieves body of 5th fisherman

The body of the fifth missing fisherman involved in a brutal attack at sea has been found, Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard (TTCG) officials confirmed. The body, identified as that of 18-year-old Al...

July 30, 2019
Crime

Coastguardsman in court after WPC set on fire

A 33-year-old coastguardsman was expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate on Friday on allegations of assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm. The victim, a 29-year-old woman ...

May 10, 2019
Crime

'Coast guard officers' held after bar fight

Five men, including persons who purported to be coast guard officers, were arrested following a confrontation with police at a bar in Freeport. The incident reportedly took place at about 3:00 am o...

August 17, 2018
Crime