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2 Policemen, 1 Venezuelan Arrested for Human Trafficking

TWO police officers were arrested for human trafficking and gang-related activities on Monday night. Police said the officers were held along with a Venezuelan national during an anti-crime exercise in the Central Division. The officers attached to the Central Division also live in the district and were held after their homes and lockers at the […]Read More

Suspect in Cop’s Murder, Killed in Shootout with Police

  VALENCIA – A suspect in the murder of a police officer has been killed in a shootout with police in Valencia on Friday. Reports stated that Michael Thomas was killed after he shot at officers from inside a house at Valencia around 7 p.m. on Friday. He was wanted in connection with the murder […]Read More

Cop Among 7 Held in Anti-human Trafficking Exercise

  CUNUPIA – A police officer is among seven people who were arrested during an anti-human trafficking operation in Cunupia on Tuesday night. Police said they rescued 46 women in what they are describing as a major anti-human trafficking by the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) with the assistance of the Counter-Trafficking Unit. The officers […]Read More

Police Find Teenager After Ransom Call

  TUNAPUNA – POLICE have rescued a teenager who was reported kidnapped on Friday. Officers of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) rescued 18-year-old Kadysha Charles after a report was made by a female relative to the San Juan Police Station. The relative told police she received a phone call from an unknown number and […]Read More

Firearm Found at St Clair Home of Businessman

  ST CLAIR – POLICE have seized an illegal firearm at the Flood Street, St Clair home of a prominent Trinidad and Tobago businessman on Friday. Officers of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) had to scale the front gate of the home and arrested a relative of the businessman who was at home. Police […]Read More

Police Rescue Mother, Daughter Hostages

  MALABAR – POLICE have arrested a 34-year-old man who held two of his relatives against their will at their home at Harrinanan Avenue in Malabar on Wednesday. A release from the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) stated that officers of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT), Guard and Emergency Branch and the Northern […]Read More