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human trafficking
By Edition On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

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...

By Edition On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Solicitor-General to develop international legal aid center

PHILLIPSBURG - St. Maarten has had a new Solicitor-General, Jan Spaans (50), since January 1. He represents the Prosecutor’s Office in appeal cases at the Joint Court of Justice, such as the well-known “Menam” More...

By Edition On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Complaints must be filed at the Criminal Investigation Team by appointment

WILLEMSTAD - Head of the Criminal Investigation Team Curaçao announces that as of today no complaints can be filed without an appointment. Anyone who presents a (written) complaint is requested to call the number More...

By Edition On Monday, March 27th, 2017

Wanted by the FBI: Missing woman Amy Lynn Bradley (video)

WASHINGTON, WILLEMSTAD - A reward of up to $25,000 is available for information leading to the resolution of the case of missing Virginia woman Amy Lynn Bradley, who was last seen while on a cruise in 1998. Twenty-three-year-old More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Not by mail or letter anymore; Report always in person

WILLEMSTAD - Anyone may report a criminal offense. The basic principle is that the person reporting the incident to the police (or the National Detective Agency in cases where the National Detective Agency is in More...

By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

PDVSA and 10 shipping companies in court over load of oil

PHILIPSBURG - Legal representatives of Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA and ten shipping companies in Liberia squared off in an injunction in the Court of First Instance in St. Maarten. Under dispute is an oil More...

Norbert George
By Edition On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Ex-politician Norbert George must rectify

WILLEMSTAD - Ex-politician Norbert George must rectify. He was not able to prove his accusations against three journalists. George said on Facebook that the three, including the popular journalist Yves Cooper, were More...

By Edition On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Searches in connection with “Cucumber”-investigation

PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - In connection with the ongoing investigation into the interception at sea of more than 200 kilos of a drug-like substance perceived to be cocaine by the Dutch Royal Navy in collaboration More...

Curacao Dry Dock
By Edition On Monday, January 16th, 2017

FIOD raid at Damen Shipyards

THE HAGUE – The Dutch Tax Investigation Team (FIOD) raided shipbuilder Damen Shipyards in Gorinchem last Friday. This was confirmed by the company’s spokesman on Monday after a report in the business magazine More...

Prison Curacao
By Edition On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Prisoners get new uniform

WILLEMSTAD - Prisoners in the Curaçao Detention Center (SDKK) get a new uniform in two parts. These uniforms will be after the American model. A shirt and trousers in bright orange color. Now the prisoners are More...