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By Edition On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Conference on human trafficking and smuggling in the Dutch Caribbean

KRALENDIJK - The Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security is holding a conference on human trafficking and smuggling these days. The three-day conference started on 18 September and is intended for experts from various More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 14th, 2018
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Man arrested who wanted to bribe police

WILLEMSTAD - During the police raid of La Tasca and the surroundings of the nightclub, a man was also arrested who tried to bribe the officers. He sat in the car with his Colombian lover when the police wanted to More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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Police raid Amorsitabar: 20 ‘drinking ladies’ arrested

WILLEMSTAD - Police officers held a raid yesterday in the Amorsito Bar in Muizenberg. 20 drinking ladies (prostitutes) have been arrested. According to the police, this can be categorized as human trafficking. The More...

Tasca
By Edition On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Arrests in human trafficking investigation

WILLEMSTAD - Police and Justice have arrested 41 Venezuelans on Saturday. This happened during a criminal investigation into human trafficking. Among them 17 drinking ladies. They have been interrogated and are More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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St. Maarten: Investigation into possible human trafficking

PHILIPSBURG - The police’s Unit of Trafficking /Human Smuggling is conducting a criminal investigation under the direction of the prosecution into possible trafficking in human beings, which has affected three More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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77 alleged victims of human trafficking rescued in Guyana

GEORGETOWN –  A total of seventy-seven (77) alleged victims of Trafficking In Persons (TIP) were rescued between the start of the year and earlier this month. This was disclosed by Minister of Social Protection, More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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OM demands lower punishments Bandera Grill case

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution Service has demanded lower sentences in the Banderagrill case. The case is against a couple that is suspected of human trafficking. The couple had Venezuelan ladies working as More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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2018 Trafficking in Persons Report; Curaçao keeps Tier 2 ranking

WASHINGTON - Human trafficking, also known as trafficking in persons or modern slavery, is a crime of exploitation in which a trafficker compels an individual into service for commercial sex or labor or both using More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 28th, 2018
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OM demands 15 years against captain

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution Office (OM) has demanded 15 years of prison against the captain of the boat that hit the cliffs and killed at least five Venezuelans. That incident took place in January this More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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350 human trafficking victims rescued across 13 Caribbean, Latin American countries

INTERPOL - According to the British news site BBC, nearly 350 men, women, and children have been rescued by police in 13 Caribbean and South American countries. The human trafficking victims were freed by an Interpol-orchestrated More...