Police prepared for coup attempt

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Police prepared for coup attempt

Commissioner of Police McDonald Jacob says he believes that the way the TTPS and the country’s national security setup is now organized that no one will put in their thoughts to attempt another coup.

His comments come on the 32nd anniversary of the coup attempt back in 1990.

He told Power 102 Digital’s Power Breakfast Show that while there may be persons with more radical views now, the security services are more prepared, better trained and well equipped to deal with any sort of eventuality.

The Acting Commissioner said that the TTPS has not ignored the significance of the date and is prepared to act.

He noted that gangs nowadays however are more focused on economic gain rather than creating social unrest or overthrowing the Government.