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34 people have been shot and killed by police this year

Two most recent killings were in Central Division
Published: 
Friday, August 15, 2014
Map: Police killings for 2014 (by police division)
Two men died in hospital after being shot by police in Central Trinidad last night.


While one of the men remains unidentied, the second is Beresford Asoon, a known car thief from Sangre Grande, police said.


Their deaths bring to 34 the number of victims of fatal police shooting in 2014.

A chronological list of the incidents is available from Bullet Points here: bulletpoints.org.tt/policekillings .

An interactive map of the 2014 police killings—also from Bullet Points—is below. Drag and scroll to navigate and click any pointer for more info about that incident.