Investigation after discovery cell phone in Jamaloodin’s cell


WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution Service in Curaçao is investigating how former Minister of Finance George Jamaloodin could have had a telephone in his prison cell. Jamaloodin is locked in the new prison in Bonaire. A mobile phone was found during an inspection. That was discovered when guards heard Jamaloodin talking. He is the only one in that More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Boat intercepted with 37 undocumented

WILLEMSTAD - Yesterday evening around 11 pm the Frisc interceptor vessel of the station ship Zr. Ms Zeeland was dispatched with a team of the coastguard on board after a suspicious boat was spotted east of Curaçao. Upon More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

OM: Traffic death in November was under influence and did not wear a seat belt

WILLEMSTAD - Police Curaçao (KPC) and the Public Prosecution Service (OM) Curaçao deplore the traffic death on 22 November 2018. Despite additional efforts by the government to wear the belt, unnecessary deaths More...

By Edition On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Rules for drug possession slightly eased

WILLEMSTAD - For those who have a very small amount of drugs with them, for their personal use only, it will be confiscated and they will receive a warning. They will no longer have to appear in court. This is in More...

By Edition On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Jamaloodin remains in custody

WILLEMSTAD - Former minister Jamaloodin remains in custody in Bonaire. His defense had asked the Court to allow Jamaloodin to wait for the cases against him outside of prison, but the judge did not agree with them. He More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 26th, 2018

24 years prison for SDKK murder

WILLEMSTAD - Diablo W, the man suspected of killing Kenroy Patrick Stefania in the SDKK prison, has been sentenced to 24 years in prison. In July 2012, Stefania was shot dead in cell block 4 of the prison, Diablo More...

By Edition On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Court sets date for Jamaloodin’s case

WILLEMSTAD - December 18 is the first pretrial session in the case against George Jamaloodin. The Public Prosecutor Service (OM) does not want to confirm that yet. The former Minister of Finance during the Schotte More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018

Business owner fined for having illegal employees

WILLEMSTAD - A 52-year-old business owner has been fined for having three illegal Venezuelan ladies in service. They worked really hard for the business owner but were barely paid. He was fined 4500 guilders, of More...

By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018

Customs detects drugs on Venezuelan fruit boat

WILLEMSTAD - Customs discovered a large amount of marijuana on a Venezuelan fruit boat after a tip this week. The boat sailed in and moored at the Kleine Werf. The drugs were well hidden in the hold below deck and More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Natural dead German tourist at Campo brothel

WILLEMSTAD - On Tuesday an autopsy was performed on the body of a German tourist who died last weekend at the Campo Alegre brothel. The autopsy by the pathologist has shown that the man died due to natural circumstances. More...