Crime History in Trinidad & Tobago

Governments come and go, each with a new 'solution' for crime

Mon, 20th August, 2018 - 9:56 pm GMT
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2018 Crime Stats
T&T Murders: 324 ?
T&T Kidnappings**: 1
** Ransom only

Previous Year Crime Statistics:
TT Murders: 494
TT Kidnappings: 7

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How Crime Has Evolved

As the growth of socio-economic success took hold of Trinidad and Tobago so too did the desire for material possessions. In my personal opinion, serious spikes in crime started when there was a mass deportation of T&T nationals from North America (1999-2000). Another possible contributing factor was the influx of immigrants (both legal and illegal) that took up places and positions that would have otherwise been occupied by locals. The impact on real estate has been significant and basic salaries do not even cover the most standard of needs.

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What will it take to change things around in Trinidad and Tobago? Its sad to read about my country being so violent and people losing respect for each other.

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