• Today
    November 11

  • 08:40 PM

Car thefts at GAIA drop

TRE GREAVES, tregreaves@nationnews.com

Added 19 October 2019

airport-carpark

A view across the car park at the Grantley Adams International Airport. (FILE)

Car thefts at the Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) have been reduced, says that facility’s duty manager Wayne Lowe.

He attributes the decline in incidents from the surge earlier this year to increased security measures and new policies implemented by car rental companies.

“We’ve beefed up security, designated an area for hired cars and the management of the cars have asked persons to return the key to the respective car rental companies here,” Lowe said.

“Lighting has been improved tremendously and more patrols in terms of our security have been beefed up, so those incidents of car theft I would add that they have been reduced tremendously,” he added. (TG)

Subscribe now to our eNATION edition for the full story.

For the latest stories and breaking news updates download the Nationnews apps for iOS and Android.

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

Dos and Donts


Welcome to our discussion forum here on nationnews.com. We encourage lively debate, but we also urge you to take note of the following:

  • Stay on topic – This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article.
  • Be respectful – Meeting differences of opinion with civil discussion encourages multiple perspectives and a positive commenting environment.
  • Do not type in capitals – In addition to being considered “shouting” it is also difficult to read.
  • All comments will be moderated – Given the volume of comments each day, this may take some time. So please be patient.
  • We reserve the right to remove comments – Comments that we find to be abusive, spam, libellous, hateful, off-topic or harassing may be removed.
  • Reproduction of comments – Some of your comments may be reproduced on the website or in our daily newspapers. We will use the handle, not your email address.
  • Do not advertise – Please contact our Advertising Department.
  • Contact our Online Editor if you have questions or concerns.
  • Read our full Commenting Policy and Terms of Use.
comments powered by Disqus

POLL

Do you think the transaction fees at some banks are too high?

Yes
No

FRONT COVER OF TODAY'S NEWSPAPER

CARTOON

INSTAGRAM