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By Edition On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Joint approach to domestic and relational violence

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao will deal with domestic and relational violence. Four ministries have drawn up a national plan. Special attention is paid to the protection of children against physical violence and sexual More...

Trago-girls
By Edition On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Downtown full of prostitutes

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has at least 200 brothels in the city center. This is what the Famia Plania Foundation (Planned Family) reports. Around 2500 so-called trago girls (drinking girls or prostitutes) work in these More...

Ferdinand-grapperhaus
By Edition On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Countries disagree on results of evaluation of kingdom laws

THE HAGUE - Curacao, Aruba and Sint Maarten disagree with the Netherlands on a number of essential recommendations to adjust agreements on law enforcement. The positions are 'far apart', according to a letter sent More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018
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OM: “Investigation into the phenomenon of sexual exploitation of minors”

WILLEMSTAD - The tackling of trafficking in human beings has been a high priority within the Public Prosecution (OM) Curaçao. Human trafficking is the exploitation of other people usually for the sole purpose of More...

St. Martinus
By Edition On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
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New location for illegal immigrants in Otrobanda

WILLEMSTAD - The Sint Martinus School (formerly St. Thomas) in Otrobanda will be used as a holding place for people without residence permits. The renovation already starts this month. The current location in the More...

Police
By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Police are going to crush two-wheelers

WILLEMSTAD - It is again full at police station Rio Canario with motorcycles, scooters and quads. Often confiscated, but never claimed. Reason enough to clear the house. The police announced that this week they More...

Court house
By Edition On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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OM: “First registered convict to start serving sentence”

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution (OM) in Curaçao has commenced the execution of sentences of those that were convicted some time ago but that did not go to prison yet. The man A.P.P. (Dominican Republic, 1975) More...

Quincy-Girigorie
By Edition On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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17 Venezuelans escape from old police cells Rio Canario

WILLEMSTAD - Minister Girigorie of Justice asked his Dutch colleague Grapperhaus for facilities and resources to increase the capacity for temporary shelter of arrested illegals. It concerns the temporary shelter More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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OM to reclaim funds in “Babel”

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecutor‟s Office (OM) Curaçao will proceed with the process to reclaim funds from Gerrit Schotte (Curaçao, 1974) and Cicely van der Dijs (Curaçao, 1978). It concerns the recovery More...

Francesco-Corallo-Italy
By Edition On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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Corallo finally tried in Italy

ROMA - Francesco Corallo will finally be tried. After his extradition from Sint Maarten, the Mafia boss got house arrest in Italy. In this case Corallo is suspected of money laundering. He is accused of laundering More...