The 2 went to court yesterday.
It is alleged that on March 24th 2018, 56-year-old Supt. Greenidge, assaulted a 49-year-old woman and maliciously damaged her pair of eyeglasses and cell phone.
A report was made to the Professional Standards Bureau and an investigation was conducted.
On Monday this week Supt. Greenidge and his wife, Vernice Edwards Greenidge, were arrested at their home.
The Director of Public Prosecution, Roger Gaspard, SC, gave advice and the charges were laid.
Supt. Greenidge was charged for the offence of; assault occasioning actual bodily harm to the victim and malicious damages to the victim’s eyeglasses valued $2400TT and a cellphone valued at $150USD.
His wife Vernice, was charged for the offence of assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
ASP Anthony Remmy laid all charges.
The charges were laid indictably.
They will reappear in court on July 31st, 2019.