Stop bad-talking Trinidad and Tobago and be more grateful. This was the advice given by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday, as he spoke at the sod-turning ceremony for the new billion-dollar Sangre Grande hospital at Ojoe Road.
Criminals are being warned that the recently launched Operation Strike Back II (OSBII) is not a public relations stunt, as the various arms of the protective services will be maintaining a sustained presence in the targeted communities.
A Cedros engineer who was forced to strip down to his jockey shorts and imprisoned for more than three hours at the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court successfully sued the State and was awarded $55,000.
Prisons Commissioner Gerard Wilson wants to know how five prisoners at the Youth Training Centre (YTC) in Arouca acquired a hacksaw, crawled through an opening in the ceiling, walked on the roof and jumped a fence without being seen.