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By Edition On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Update: Online auction of private jet

WILLEMSTAD - Auction house BVA Auctions is auctioning the seized aircraft Challenger 601-3A/ER by order of the Public Prosecutor of Curaçao. The auction opens on December 15th and bids can be placed up until 6:00 More...

Domestic violence victim
By Edition On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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OM: Conference with attention to domestic violence

WILLEMSTAD - In 2015, the Minister of Justice proclaimed the month of November as a month of awareness on relational violence and violence against children. This year too, the Ministry of Justice of Curaçao and More...

Curacao Airport
By Edition On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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MoU between police and Interpol

WILLEMSTAD - Leaving Curaçao with a stolen or fake passport is soon impossible. At least if it is up to the police. They have signed a partnership agreement with Interpol. All passports will soon be checked with More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Public Prosecution auctions seized CanadAir aircraft online

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution (OM) in Curaçao starts with the auction of a seized aircraft CanadAir CL-600-2B16 with registration number N545SD. BVA-Auctions is charged with the auction. The opening bid has More...

navyinterceptsdrugs
By Edition On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Navy Ship intercepts drug shipment in Caribbean Sea

WILLEMSTAD - The navy ship Zr.Ms. Zealand intercepted 600 kilograms of cocaine in the Caribbean Sea this week. The ship had just left from Curaçao to the Netherlands after a mission of four months as a station More...

Coast Guard
By Edition On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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Coast Guard intercepts drugs

WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard has intercepted a bunch of narcotics on a Venezuela vessel on Monday evening. Six persons aboard were arrested. The boat was detected on the radar of the Rescue and Coordination More...

Skimming
By Edition On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Three skimmers caught at Mangusa Supermarket

WILLEMSTAD - The police arrested three men on Saturday night for skimming. The three behaved suspiciously at Mangusa's cash machine at Rio Canario. Witnesses immediately warned the police. The police were able to More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Exceeding time limits suspects Sint Maarten covered

PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - The Court of First Instance on Sint Maarten, at the request of the Public Prosecutor's Office (OM) of Sint Maarten, agreed with the exceeding time limits for suspects currently detained More...

SXM Military
By Edition On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Identified looters will be taken to Court

PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - The past couple of days military and police units on Sint Maarten have put an end to large-scale robberies and looting. An unknown number of persons were detained. Due to lack of detention More...

moneylaundering
By Edition On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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Curaçao family suspected of laundering 320 million dollars

ZWOLLE - A Curaçao family is suspected of laundering 320 million dollars. "About 10 percent of the island's gross national product went through the hands of this family," said a Dutch prosecutor at a court house More...