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1,154 robberies reported this year
Posted: Thursday, June 15, 2017

1,154 robberies reported this year
...eight per cent reduction over same period in 2016

Empty buildings cost Govt $65.3M
Auditor General Majeed Ali yesterday expressed concern over the rental of unoccupied buildings by ministries and departments.

Pay back $147,000
The NIB said they discovered an amputee was a PriceSmart employee for six years, making him ineligible for the benefit.

Sat lays groundwork to undo marriage age
...Lawyer makes request for fresh data, info from AG

AG: Uber not legal in TT
Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi says Uber, which was launched in Trinidad in January 2016, is operating illegally in the country.

Padarath: Fines, a money-making scheme?
IS a new bill to impose stiffer penalties for traffic offences basically a money-making scheme, Princes Town MP Barry Padarath asked in the Lower House yesterday.

AG: Backlog of 100,000 traffic cases
Governments have spent close to $40 billion on the criminal justice system over the past seven years

Scary trip, water taxi stalls in Gulf

Stuart: NLCB chairman took threats seriously
Acting Finance Minister Stuart Young yesterday detailed circumstances surrounding the provision of security for the chairman of the National Lotteries Control Board, Marvin Johncilla, by the NLCB.

Mark: We’ll boycott JSC on Vision 2030
VISION 2030 is a party political document that has no place before a parliamentary Joint Select Committee (JSC), declared Opposition Senator Wade Mark on Tuesday in the Senate.

Cancer patients in pain as SFGH CT scanner down

Sando mayor: Feed homeless at shelters
With their numbers increasing in San Fernando, Mayor Junia Regrello has appealed to the public to feed the homeless at shelters and not on the streets.

30 bullets fired in murder
Homicide officers are investigating the shooting death of 35-year-old Everton Moses, aka Brothers, on Tuesday night.

Chinese couple robbed, cops nab bandits
A BARATARIA woman, 77, and her 67-year-old husband who were held up and robbed of a quantity of cash and jewelry on Tuesday were able to quickly alert the police...

Bandit shot dead after robbery
AN UNIDENTIFIED man in his early 20s who with two accomplices robbed a Wallerfield family yesterday was shot dead during an exchange of gunfire with police in Carapo.

Mentally challenged girl raped
A 16-YEAR-OLD mentally challenged girl who is a student of a special needs school reported to police on Tuesday that she was raped by a relative at their Cocoyea, San Fernando, home.

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