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Prisons Commissioner Sterling Stewart says reformed prisoners in the various prisons are mentoring youths to stay away from crime and warning them that there is no future in crime.

He was speaking to the Sunday Guardian yesterday at the end of a rally against violence march themed “All lives matter” at the Brian Lara Promenade which began at the...

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Amid growing support to pardon hundreds of remand prisoners who have been in jail without trial, Prisons Commissioner Sterling Stewart is urging that this not be done willy-nilly, saying there must be proper consultation before any final decision is made.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Archbishop Joseph Harris says he is happy with the national dialogue which has been sparked by his pastoral letter calling for “pardon and mercy” for prisoners on remand who have been charged with minor offences and some of whom “when sentenced would have already served that time in remand."

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

A homeless man who has been living in a tree house at the Tunapuna Public Cemetery for the past 17 years faces eviction from the Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation.

Adrian Garcia yesterday pleaded for the corporation not to evict him.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

A 47-year-old Cunupia businessman and two of his employees are being interrogated at a Southern Division police station after police raided a contracting firm and recovered over $2 million in stolen equipment belonging to Brazilian firm Construtora OAS.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

A Petrotrin worker with over 40 years service died yesterday after he was crushed while dismantling a pump jack near a well site in Penal.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

A 32-year-old Laventille man yesterday calmly stood before the Chief Magistrate Marcia Ayers Caesar as she read to him the charge of murdering his 17-month-old daughter last week.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Government is about to approach the courts to have a number of T&T nationals designated as terrorists and will also very shortly present to Parliament new legislation to deal with people alleged to be terrorist fighters, Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi said yesterday.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

If the Government insists on paying backpay arrears to police officers in cash and bonds, police officers say they will, in turn, work in tranches. 

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

President Anthony Carmona says the time may have come for a review of who holds the right to possess a national award when recipients of such awards die.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

An 80-year-old Erin pensioner is clinging to life while awaiting surgery at the San Fernando General Hospital after she was accidentally shot in the head by a rookie police officer on Monday night.

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