Public Prosecution demands 20 million in ‘Troya’ case


WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution Service wants to confiscate about 20 million guilders from suspects in a large-scale money laundering and fraud investigation that has been called ‘Troya’. This is according to the spokesman of the Public Prosecution (OM), Norman Serphos. The pre-trial took place last Friday morning. Earlier the case was postponed More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

170,000 U.S. dollars offered for drug aircraft

WILLEMSTAD - The interest in the drug plane that is being auctioned by the Public Prosecution Office (OM) is disappointing. Only 7 people have made an offer. The first auction failed because the buyer did not come More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Local murder suspect on Dutch wanted list

WILLEMSTAD - Quincley Emanuel Poppen is on the National Wanted List in the Netherlands. 5 years ago he assaulted a mini-market near Janwe's church in Curaçao and shot the owner to death. Family members recognized More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

OM: “First registered convict to start serving sentence”

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution (OM) in Curaçao has commenced the execution of sentences of those that were convicted some time ago but that did not go to prison yet. The man A.P.P. (Dominican Republic, 1975) More...

By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018

One of the fugitive suspects of the Saliña shooting case arrested

WILLEMSTAD - With the aid of the published photos of the camera images of two fugitive suspects of the shooting at discotheque Spoonz in Saliña, the Public Prosecution (OM) now says that one of them has been arrested. Three More...

By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Several tips, still no arrests suspects in shooting case at Saliña

WILLEMSTAD - Releasing the photos of two shooters in the incident that took place in Saliña in front of Club Spoons on Thursday, January 25, has already yielded several tips. That is according to the spokesman More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Public Prosecution releases photos of fugitive suspects and ask for help

WILLEMSTAD - This morning the Public Prosecution (OM) distributed pictures of the camera images of the two still fugitive suspects of the deadly shooting at Spoonz, with the following text: Who are these men depicted More...

By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Venezuelan heading for the Netherlands is arrested with 46 gold bars

ORANJESTAD - A Venezuelan man was arrested on the Caribbean island of Aruba on Sunday, heading for the Netherlands with a suitcase full of gold bars. The man was reportedly planning to board a KLM fight to the Netherlands More...

By Edition On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Convicts will not be able to get out of their prison sentence

WILLEMSTAD - People with a prison sentence will no longer be able to get out of it. The Public Prosecution Office (OM), the police and the Department of Corrections (prison) have started the 'Kumpli Ku Ne' project More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

OM: First arrest for unpaid traffic fines

WILLEMSTAD - The first defaulter of the Public Prosecution (OM) has been detained today to serve time behind bars (due to non-payment of fines). It concerns the man J.G.U. (1994). During a regular police check, More...