Lt Commander of the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard Kirk Jean Baptiste

Lt Commander of the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard Kirk Jean Baptiste

This has been the question asked by many citizens in this country, especially in light of the killings that continue to be carried out with seeming increased confidence by its perpetrators.

A number of murders and shootings marred this past weekend including that of a 19 year old boy and infamous businessman RoboCop.

Lt Commander of the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard Kirk Jean Baptiste revealed that T&T’s borders are being constantly patrolled.

Speaking on the Power Breakfast Morning Show on Power 102.1 m today, he revealed that the patrols take place on a daily basis.

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He explained that the Coast Guard Service was equipped with a sufficient number of boats to effectively conduct their activities.

He also disclosed that the complaint that the boats were not constantly seen was a good one since they are not supposed to be seen frequently.

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He reiterated his comment that drugs and guns enter the country by channels other than the maritime borders.

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