The adult who allowed a child to cling onto the driver's door of a moving vehicle has been reported to the police.
Video of the incident was captured by a stunned observer and circulated online last week.
The Children's Authority issued a statement today announcing that it asked the police to investigate.
The Authority said the reckless move could have brought harm or death to the child.
Under the Children's Act, it is an offence to expose a child to possible injury.
A High Court judge has ordered the police to charge an acting inspector by 7 pm today(Monday, March 9th) or release him.
Justice Margaret Mohammed gave the order this afternoon at the Hall of Justice, Port-of-Spain.
A 22-year-old plumber from east Port-of-Spain has been placed on a bond for wearing a camouflage short pants.
Scores of victims of domestic violence and other forms of abuse have visited the Chaguanas Borough Corporation seeking assistance.
This was revealed by mayor Vandana Mohit yesterday as she toured the borough.
The ministries and departments tasked with helping the less fortunate and vulnerable in our society have come in for criticism from several Non-Governmental Organisations.
Beetham Gardens community activist Anderson Wilson has been sentenced to seven days in prison for cursing Laventille West MP Fitzgerald Hinds in 2018.
Wilson was on Friday found guilty of using obscene language to the annoyance of others and slapped with the sentence as he reappeared before Magistrate Sarah De Silva in the Port-of-Spain Magistrates' Court.
“I wish him well.”
Eight pundits of the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha (SDMS) have signalled their intention to take legal action against two executive members who they claimed assumed the two main positions in the organisation after the deaths of the previous office holders.
Pews at the St Paul’s Anglican Church in San Fernando were filled with mourners who gathered to pay final tributes to cultural icon Joyce Cynthia Kirton, a founding member of Les Enfants Dance Company. Among them was San Fernando Mayor Junia Regrello, San Fernando East MP Randall Mitchel and former government minister Joan Yuille-Williams.