The local Police Force has appealed to persons attending Carnival Shows to be vigilant and take precautions, to ensure that they are protected from criminal elements.
The word of caution came from Sergeant Hezron Ballantyne, during the On the Beat programme, aired on NBC Radio on Monday night.
Sergeant Ballantyne advised persons to move around in groups and to park in well-lit areas.
Sergeant Ballantyne also urged persons to be vigilant when using the facilities of Automated Teller Machines, ATMs. He said criminals come into Kingstown to look for easy prey.