Criminal Investigations Depatment

Who We Are

Plain Clothes Detectives were first introduced to the Police Force in 1862 to assist in crime fighting. This Department now provides a wide range of services comprising of the under mentioned units (Ottley 1972:60):

  • Fingerprint Bureau
  • Police Photography Unit
  • Robbery Squad
  • Stolen Vehicles Squad
  • INTERPOL Bureau
  • Anti-Kidnapping Unit
  • Criminal Gang and Intelligence Unit


St. Vincent Street, Port of Spain Phone: (868) 625-4440 or 623-8793