When meeting for the first time, please remember to:

  • Insist on a public meeting place like a mall or store
  • Never meet in a secluded place, or invite strangers into your home
  • Be especially conscious and careful when buying or selling items of a high value
  • Notify someone, a friend or family member, on your intentional whereabouts when conducting a transaction
  • Ensure you have a cell phone along if you have one
  • Consider having a friend or family member accompany you
  • Be mindful, trust your instincts

Taking these simple precautions helps make safer destination for Trinidad and Tobagonians.