Inmates threaten to throw faeces at officers

An incident in which prisoners were allegedly holding a police officer “hostage” at the Besson Street Police Station, by preventing him from moving about freely, resulted in officers of the Guard and ...

November 12, 2018
Crime

Maraval murder accused to appear in court

A 39-year-old Maraval man who jumped from the 11th floor of Riverside Plaza was due to appear in court on Friday to answer charges of murder, kidnapping, and attempted suicide, among others. A...

August 23, 2018
Crime

Cops nab maxi taxi purse thief

A 39-year-old man was arrested shortly after robbing a woman of her purse while in a maxi along the Priority Bus Route on Saturday. The 22-year-old woman from Piarco told officers attached to the I...

July 15, 2018
Crime

SRP granted $20K bail for stealing $500

A Special Reserve Police Constable with five years’ service was granted $20,000 bail with surety after appearing before a Port of Spain Magistrate last Wednesday, charged with misbehaviour in public o...

March 20, 2018
Crime

Maxi taxi passengers robbed on the PBR

Two reports in which passengers of taxis were robbed are currently engaging the attention of officers of the Besson Street Police Station. In one incident, the victim from Upper Laventille Road, La...

October 31, 2017
Crime