Violent Extremism Workshop

Media Release: Countering Violent Extremism Workshop for Senior Prison OfficialsOctober 25, 2018Senior Officials of the Trinidad and Tobago Prison Service, along with a select group of prisons’ representatives from Barbados, Antigua and Barbuda, Belize, Grenada, Dominica, Guyana, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines were exposed to a two day workshop on ‘Countering Violent…

Female E.R.U.

Wonder Women at the Prison Service December 20, 2017.   History was made in the Trinidad and Tobago Prison Service on Friday 15th December, 2017, as sixteen female prisons officers graduated from the first all-female Emergency Response Unit Training Course. The graduation of these officers signals the thrust of the Service towards operational integration of male and female officers. Traditionally,…

US Embassy donation of gear

DOWNLOAD PRESS RELEASE PDFRiot Gear to the Prison ServiceMay 10, 2018.The Trinidad and Tobago Prison Service received assistance from the U.S. Embassy, Port of Spain on Thursday 10th May, 2018 at the Prison Administration Building in Port of Spain. These latest additions have significantly impact the way in which Prisons Officers can respond to a variety of challenging security incidents…