Constancia MP request for release rejected


WILLEMSTAD – The Public Prosecution informed today that the request for the release of the Member of Parliament Jacintha Constancia was rejected by the court. Last Saturday her remand was extended by eight days. Constancia is currently detained for assaulting another Member of Parliament last week Thursday. This assault was filmed by one of the reporters More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Pickup driver seriously injured after falling into the sea at Baya

WILLEMSTAD - Yesterday by unknown cause a pickup reversing at Baya Beach ended up in the water. Several divers were in the neighborhood and even some who were before just out of the water dived back into the sea More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Norbert George refuses to rectify

WILLEMSTAD – The former politician and former leader of the DP party Norbert George refuses to rectify. The judge had ordered him to place a rectification on his Facebook page. But that has not happened yet. That More...

By Edition On Monday, February 20th, 2017

Corallo Sr: Prosecutor stalling criminal case

PHILIPSBURG – Gaetano Corallo, father of detained casino boss Francesco Corallo, wants the Prosecutor’s Office to stop dragging its feet when it comes to the criminal case filed against his son for fraud and More...

By Edition On Friday, February 17th, 2017

“SWORDFISH” investigation still ongoing

PHILIPSBURG – February 15th of 2017 marks exactly one year since the escape of K. Fortune, aka “Kuchi”. The Prosecutor’s Office and KPSM is announcing that this investigation is still ongoing and that a More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Appeal case Schotte and Van der Dijs expected before the elections

WILLEMSTAD - Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte should probably appear before three judges soon. This could take place even before the elections. The three judges are handling the appeal case Babel. The defense, More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Coast Guard assist drug interception in Colombia

WILLEMSTAD - Last Sunday afternoon the Dutch Caribbean Coastguard (DCCG) assisted in the interception of a significant amount of drugs by the colleagues of the Colombian Navy. The patrol aircraft of the Coast Guard, More...

Norbert George
By Edition On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Ex-politician Norbert George must rectify

WILLEMSTAD - Ex-politician Norbert George must rectify. He was not able to prove his accusations against three journalists. George said on Facebook that the three, including the popular journalist Yves Cooper, were More...

By Edition On Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Papegaai court case postponed till March 14

PHILLIPSBURG - The criminal proceedings in the Papegaai investigation will take place on March 14, 2017. The trial that had to take place today has been postponed after one of the defense lawyers indicated that More...

By Edition On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Cocaine from Curaçao leads to bloodshed in the criminal world

HAMBURG - Customs in Hamburg, Germany has discovered in a container with more than 700 kilos of cocaine coming from Curaçao. Since there were several deaths among criminals because of the drug transport, customs More...