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All police officers carrying out search warrants should be dressed in uniform with valid identification on display

All police officers carrying out search warrants should be dressed in uniform with valid identification on display

csm_Trinidad_Photo_010112_721f1d1321These are two guidelines outlined by Acting Police Commissioner, Stephen Williams that citizens should look out for.

He gave the information in response to questions posed to him at the weekly police media briefing held at the Administration Building, Sackville Street, Port of Spain.

There are concerns from some citizens about incidents of officers using excessive force while executing a search warrant.

However, Commissioner Williams made it clear that the officers should properly identify themselves and the mission for their visit.

The senior police official also admitted the need for public trust and confidence to be restored in the service.

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