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Missing mum found strangled

Missing mum found strangled

PORT OF SPAIN –– Just over 36 hours after she was reported missing, the semi-nude body of Sharlene Somai was found in an overgrown Estate Management Business Development (EMBD) housing development at Petersfield, Chaguanas, just about three minutes away from her home. It is believed the 23-year-old mother of a four-year-old boy was strangled to […]

TRINIDAD – Missing teen’s head bashed in behind school

TRINIDAD – Missing teen’s head bashed in behind school

PORT OF SPAIN – Missing Waterloo Secondary School student Jesse Beephan, 16, was found dead yesterday in a storm drain located behind the school. Beephan, who was reported missing by his mother Sharon Bickaroo on Monday night, was said to be fully clothed in his uniform—a white shirt and a pair of grey pants. His […]

TRINIDAD – Convicted killer held with two kilos of weed in prison

TRINIDAD – Convicted killer held with two kilos of weed in prison

PORT OF SPAIN – A convicted killer serving life in prison for a high-profile killing almost 23 years ago, was allegedly held in prison with almost two kilogrammes of marijuana. The 48 year old convict was allegedly caught with the marijuana at the Maximum Security Prison at Arouca on Saturday. It is alleged that officers […]

TRINIDAD – ‘Barbaric’

TRINIDAD – ‘Barbaric’

PORT OF SPAIN –– Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams says the T&T Police Service will leave no stone unturned in solving the murder of WPC Nyasha Joseph, saying it was a “vicious” and “barbaric” act perpetrated against his charge. “It [Joseph’s killing] has traumatised the nation and traumatised the entire police service, . . . […]

TRINIDAD – Nyasha Joseph’s body found

TRINIDAD – Nyasha Joseph’s body found

PORT OF SPAIN – Someone will now have to tell the four-year-old daughter of Nyasha Joseph that she is dead. And Joseph’s loved ones may never get to see her face again. Her body is too decomposed. Police officers this afternoon confirmed that the body found in the Gulf of Paria this afternoon, is that […]

TRINIDAD – Principal sues teachers association

TRINIDAD – Principal sues teachers association

PORT OF SPAIN – In a surprise move which stunned officials of the Ministry of Education, Ste Madeleine Secondary School’s principal initiated legal action against the Trinidad and Tobago Unified Teachers Association (TTUTA). The pre-action protocol letter came one day after a TTUTA advertisement published in the newspapers, condemned both the Teaching Service Commission (TSC) […]

T&T celebrates Calypso Rose

T&T celebrates Calypso Rose

PORT OF SPAIN –– She;s seen her name lit up on the world stage and now Calypso Rose (McCartha Lewis) may see her sobriquet sailing the sky on a Caribbean Airlines aircraft. Calypso Rose is to be asked permission for Government to christen a CAL airplane after her, as part of the State’s efforts to […]

TRINIDAD – ‘Not true’

TRINIDAD – ‘Not true’

PORT OF SPAIN –– Government has denounced “loose figures” and claims being made in articles — and from the opposition — that “400” nationals are involved in terrorist activities overseas. “There’s absolutely no correlation between that figure [400] and what our official tracking figures are and what we’re getting working along with international agencies,” Minister […]

TRINIDAD – Police report drop in Carnival-related crimes

TRINIDAD – Police report drop in Carnival-related crimes

PORT OF SPAIN –– The T&T Police Service (TTPS) yesterday announced an 11 per cent reduction in serious crimes during this year’s Carnival celebrations. Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police Deodat Dulalchan made the announcement while addressing reporters at the TTPS’s post-Carnival press briefing at Police Administration building, in Port of Spain. “The TTPS wishes to state […]

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