A 23-year-old male patron and a 29-year-old female bar operator were ticketed during a safe zone enforcement exercise in San Fernando yesterday.

According to police reports, between the hours of 4 pm and 8 pm on Monday 13th December officers visited 20 Safe Zone locations, in the Southern Division. During an inspection of a bar located at Bamboo Village, La Romaine a male patron in the establishment was not in possession of a vaccination card.

He was issued a public health, fixed penalty notice in the sum of $5,000 for entering a safe zone location and failing to comply with the entry requirements. The operator of the bar was also issued a public health fixed penalty notice in the sum of $25,000, for a business failing to comply with requirements for entry under the Regulations. The enforcement exercise was coordinated by Sgt. Ramlogan, supervised by Cpl Rosan and conducted by members of the Safe Zone Patrol Unit.