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By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Public Prosecution: Increase in human trafficking cases in 2017”

WILLEMSTAD - The human trafficking cases in Curaçao have increased enormously in 2017 in comparison with previous years. In 2015, 4 cases of human trafficking were brought to court. In 2016 two cases and 14 cases More...

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By Edition On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Dead Venezuelans found on north coast are victims of human trafficking

WILLEMSTAD - The police officers have arrested two Venezuelans suspected of human trafficking. They are suspected of being involved in the crossing of the boat that shipwrecked on the north coast of the island last More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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MP asks questions about illegal prostitution

WILLEMSTAD - The Member of Parliament for PAR, Anna-Maria Pauletta asked the Minister of Justice Quincy Girigorie several questions about the large number of people working as prostitutes outside the brothel Campo More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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US slaps Belize with worst rank in latest Human Trafficking Report

WASHINGTON - The U.S. State Department yesterday slapped the worst tier status on the Central American CARICOM nation of Belize as it released its annual Trafficking in Persons report. Belize is the only Caribbean More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Two Venezuelans arrested for human trafficking

WILLEMSTAD - On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at around 10 am, the officers of the Organized Crime Unit of the Police, arrested two Venezuelans suspected of human trafficking. The arrest took place during an investigation More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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Latin America lacks clear policies to tackle human trafficking

Migrants with tired faces laden with the hardships of the hazardous journey from Central America to the United States rest in a shelter in Mexico, which many reach after being cheated by “coyotes” out of everything More...

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By Edition On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Caribbean girls under cyber attack

Urgent action needed to protect the most vulnerable A cyberbullying victim's parents are speaking out in Belize against the alarming practice of posting nude photos of young girls online. The couple sit facing More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Another police officer arrested for human trafficking

WILLEMSTAD – Once again it appears that there are more police officers involved in the human trafficking case which involves Bandera Grill. Last night, the Office of Internal Affairs arrested the 51-year old police More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Venezuelans want protection for women

PORT OF SPAIN - Young Venezuelan women, deemed by the US State Department as “especially vulnerable” to being trafficked to Trinidad and Tobago to work as prostitutes, are among two groups of persons a new bilateral More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Small boat with 22 Venezuelans intercepted by the coast guard

WILLEMSTAD – This morning at about half past four a go-fast boat with 22 Venezuelans was intercepted by the coast guard. This was confirmed by the spokesperson of the coast guard Roderick Gouverneur. The boat More...