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spear fishing
By Edition On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Again spear fishermen caught by the Coast Guard

WILLEMSTAD – The Rescue and Coordination Center (RCC) of the Caribbean Coastguard (KWCARIB) received a call last Sunday, April 24th, that there were two people spearfishing at Marie Pampoen. A patrol was immediately More...

Jeanine
By Edition On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Measures to curb 3M deficit at Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard

WILLEMSTAD – According to a report from the Daily Herald, the Dutch Minister of Defense Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert stated in a letter to the Dutch Parliament on April 21, that a series of measures will have More...

harpoons2
By Edition On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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Fishing with harpoon is prohibited

WILLEMSTAD – The Rescue and Coordination Center (RCC) of the Caribbean Coastguard (KWCARIB) reported on April 12, that a number of people were spearfishing around the Piscaderabaai area. A Coast Guard Patrol More...

Dutch navy
By Edition On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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Navy intercepted 600 kilos of cocaine on the coast of Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD – The crew of the navy ship Zr. Ms. The Seven Provinces has intercepted 600 kilos of cocaine on the coast of Venezuela. According to an announcement of the Ministry of Defense, the drug was found More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Monday, January 25th, 2016
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Investigation Baywatch finished

WILLEMSTAD – The investigation into the case dubbed Baywatch is ready. This is according to the Public Prosecution. On Friday, February 5th a pre-trial will take place. Then the defense will have the opportunity More...

Nelson Navarro
By Edition On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016
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NAPB wants emergency meeting in parliament on coastguard

WILLEMSTAD – The police union NAPB wants an emergency meeting with the standing committee Justice in parliament. According to the union, the officers of the coast guard are being wronged by the Minister of Justice, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016
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Coast Guard Curaçao considers not intercepting drugs anymore

WILLEMSTAD – Chances are that officers of the Coast Guard Curaçao next will not intercept drugs anymore next week. They are angry at the Minister of Justice, Nelson Navarro, who has said that the coast guard More...

Navarro
By Edition On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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The Curaçao coast guard and the rotten apples

WILLEMSTAD – On Tuesday, a group of coastguard on Curacao again interrupted their work. This time to show their discontent against colleagues who they consider to be unethical and who could constitute a safety More...

Navarro
By Edition On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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Navarro: “Integrity is major problem at coast guard”

WILLEMSTAD – The Minister of Justice, Nelson Navarro, indicated in an interview that the wants to eliminate the so-called bad apples in the coast guard before he can talk about taking home their weapons. According More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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Coast Guard Curaçao on strike because of threats

WILLEMSTAD – Concerned about their personal safety after a day’s work, employees of the Caribbean Coastguard in Curacao have decided to go on strike last Monday. The coast guards fear for their lives and More...