TURKS AND CAICOS, OCTOBER 11, 2013- The Integrity Commission hereby confirms that on Thursday October 10, 2013, a Senior Immigration Officer, Ms Wendy Seymour, was arrested by the Integrity Commission. She was subsequently charged with two counts of corruption offences contrary to the Integrity Commission Ordinance.
Ms. Seymour was granted Police Bail with a recognisance of bail in the sum of $10,000 with one Surety. She is to appear before the Grand Turk Magistrate Court on October 24, 2013 at 10am to answer to these charges.
The Commission can further confirm that today, Friday, October 11, 2013, it arrested a 47 year old senior Police Officer on reasonable suspicion of commiting an offence of corruption contrary to the Integrity Commission Ordinance. The senior Police Officer was interviewed and granted bail.
The Commission will issue further press release on these matters in due course.