Incident Summary:

11/26/2019: An explosive device detonated at the Government Campus Plaza Parkade in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. There were no reported casualties in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.



Trinidad and Tobago

Central America & Caribbean

region/u.s. state:

Port of Spain

Port of Spain

Location Details:
The incident occurred at the corner of Queen and Edward streets.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Government Campus Plaza
Specific Description Plaza Parkade
Nationality of Target Trinidad and Tobago
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives Unknown Explosive Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 1
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Man held with ‘parts’ of explosive device," Trinidad Express, November 29, 2019.
"Update: No injuries reported in Parkade explosion," Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday, November 26, 2019.