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4th Session of the 10th Republican Parliament

Unacceptable Crime Level

WHEREASthere have been continuing and unacceptable levels of violent crimes in Trinidad and Tobago;

AND WHEREASthe mishandling of the security systems and apparatus of the State have contributed to the spiraling crime rate in Trinidad and Tobago;

AND WHEREASthe Government has been unable to effectively reduce the level of crime in Trinidad and Tobago:

BE IT RESOLVEDthat this House call on the Government to take immediate steps to deal with the unacceptable crime level facing the citizenry of Trinidad and Tobago.

(By the Member for Port of Spain South)

First Debated: 31-Jan-2014
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
31-Jan-2014 House Debate - Day 1 | Hansard PDF icon (762.8 kb)
Mr. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Opposition Member]
Sen. the Hon. Gary Griffith [Minister of National Security]
23-May-2014 House Debate - Day 2 | Hansard PDF icon (617.5 kb)
Mr. Terrence Deyalsingh, MP [St. Joseph] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Surujrattan Rambachan, MP [Tabaquite] [Minister of Works and Infrastructure]
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