Senior Superintendent Joanne Archie confirms to News Power Now that there is in fact an increase in robberies on the island.
She is now advising Business owners on the island to be very careful of the people they hire heading into the Christmas season.
Speaking with News Power Now She is urge businesses to also take the necessary precautions to prevent crimes against them.
She said there has been some headway into the robbery investigations.
Last week week the Tobago Chamber of Commerce expressed concern with the rising armed robberies.