93 people arrested in first 4 days of SOE

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93 people arrested in first 4 days of SOE

The State of Emergency officially went into effect on May 16 and already 93 people have been arrested for being in breach of regulations, in the first four days alone.

These 93 people were arrested throughout the nine police divisions.

Eighteen people were arrested on day 4 for breach of curfew. However, day one saw the lowest number of arrests with six, day two saw 19 arrests, while day three of the SoE recorded the highest number of arrests for curfew breaches with 50.

According to statistics released by the T&T Police Service (TTPS) on Thursday, 84 face mask tickets were issued bringing the total count of tickets issued to date to 10,688.

Number of persons arrested for breach of curfew during the State of Emergency
Day 1: 6
Day 2: 19
Day 3: 50
Day 4: 18