67-year-old Dutch tourist drowns


WILLEMSTAD - A 67-year-old Dutch tourist drowned yesterday at Jeremi Beach. Johannes Jacobus van der Burg was snorkelling with friends and family. When the group swam back to shore, the victim got into trouble. A bystander jumped into the water to help him. Van der Burg was brought ashore and resuscitated but without result.  More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

More text messages between Jamaloodin and Fonseca

WILLEMSTAD - There were a lot more text messages sent between Fonseca and Jamaloodin than the Public Prosecution Service indicated earlier. According to the defense team of the former minister of finance, there More...

By Edition On Monday, November 12th, 2018

German dies in Campo Alegre brothel

WILLEMSTAD - A German tourist passed away last weekend in the Campo Alegre brother. The incident happened on the night from Saturday to Sunday. The man became unwell, after which the police and ambulance were called. More...

By Edition On Monday, November 12th, 2018

One year old sexually abused in mini market

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao is in shock after seeing a video that shows that a man takes his genitals out of his pants and forces a one-year-old child to play with it. Then he pushes it in the child's mouth. The incident More...

By Edition On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Three extradited criminals returned to Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The three men who were extradited to the United States last year in February may serve their sentence here on the island. 'Ronchi' Rietwijk, 'Greg' Koeiman and 'Kalala' Felesia were sentenced in the More...

By Edition On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Phone betrays drug mule

WILLEMSTAD - Two Colombians, a Venezuelan and a Curaçao native must serve sentences of 5 to 7 years if it is up to the Public Prosecution Service. On 8 June, the Venezuelan landed illegally with a small boat and More...

Police yard
By Edition On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Cars stolen from police yard again

WILLEMSTAD - There were cars stolen again from the Kurá di Raspa, the police yard for confiscated vehicles. Unknown forced the gate and took two Hyundai I-10 cars. Earlier there were reports that the police yard More...

Court hall
By Edition On Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Incident with suspect after court case

WILLEMSTAD - Tuesday and Wednesday in the local and Dutch media and on some social media platforms messages appeared about an incident in the Court House in Curaçao. According to reports, a suspect would have grabbed More...

Missin Man Miami
By Edition On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

Missing Dwayne Fluonia found in Miami

MIAMI - The Curaçao native who was missing in America for a week has been found. Dwayne Fluonia was in Miami with a group of friends, but got lost. He had told them that people were after him. The man uses medication More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Monday, October 29th, 2018

Public Prosecutor Curaçao has enforcement duty in criminal cases

WILLEMSTAD - At the beginning of 2018, the Public Prosecutor's Office (OM) of Curaçao started with intensified convocation and detection of persons who have been sentenced to prison by the judge, but who have not More...