The grandmother of 15-month-old Sirah Williams Paris stood near the child’s butterfly-sticker-­covered casket yesterday and begged for people to stop ­bla­ming her.

The Police Service Commission (PolSC) has withdrawn the suspension letter which it had issued on Friday, September 17, to Gary ­Griffith.

Acting Police Commissioner McDonald Jacob said last night he was in the dark over a news release issued by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), inviting the media to a news conference today with “Mr McDonald Jacob” and “Mr Gary Griffith”.

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“Mr Gary Griffith” is expected to announce that he is “relinquishing” the acting appointment of Commissioner of Police at a news conference scheduled for noon today at the Police Administration Building in Port of Spain.

Gary Griffith has sounded an alarm over four senior police offi­cers who are in the running for the position of the country’s next top cop, but who continue to be on active duty and involved in investi­gations. 

Sherry Persad, president of the Trinidad and Tobago Members Club Association (TTMCA), says the casino industry is grateful to be able to reopen under the Government’s Covid-19 “safe zone” initiative.


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