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By Edition On Monday, April 24th, 2017

Prime Minister dismisses Crime Fund Committee

WILLEMSTAD - Interim Prime Minister, who is also Minister of Justice, Gilmar Pisas has dismissed the committee that is in charge of the crime fund. This is an independent committee that evaluates and scrutinize More...

Ornelio A. Martina
By Edition On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Former Minister of Justice fears abuse of millions of Crime Fund

Ornelio A. Martina WILLEMSTAD - The Crime Fund Curaçao, which was established for projects in the areas of fighting crime, will soon be able to have extra large sums of money. These include money that was seized More...

By Edition On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Pro bono lawyers continue with actions till remuneration is adapted

WILLEMSTAD – Lawyers who also deals with pro bono cases will continue with their strike until their remuneration has been adapted. This is why the lawyers will not take new cases and the current ones will be delayed. The More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Eunice Saleh sworn in as President Court of Justice

WILLEMSTAD - Eunice Saleh was sworn in as new President of the Joint Court of Justice of Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten and Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba last week Thursday. She is second President of the Court More...

By Edition On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Strike pro bono lawyers could last a month

WILLEMSTAD – Lawyers on the island are on strike since the beginning of this month. They will not be on call for pro bono cases. The lawyers already complaint about this to the Minister of Justice Nelson Navarro More...

By Edition On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Minister of Justice: “Many criminals among Venezuelan immigrants”

WILLEMSTAD – “Now we have a situation where unexpectedly we are being confronted with a number of illegals here on the island. And unfortunately, many of those we arrest are Venezuelan criminals.” This is More...

By Edition On Monday, September 26th, 2016

Police union schedules another meeting during working hours

WILLEMSTAD - Police union NAPB will hold a meeting today during working hours. The union has also held a meeting during working hours recently. Reason is still, according to the union, the selection of candidates More...

By Edition On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Former USVI senator charged with wire fraud and embezzlement of legislative funds

ST THOMAS - A former US Virgin Islands senator was arrested on June 29, 2016, in Modena, Italy, and extradited on Wednesday for allegedly defrauding the government of the USVI of tens of thousands of dollars while More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 15th, 2016

OM: Take Away Team continues for at least two more years

WILLEMSTAD -  The Integraal Afpakteam Kòrsou (Take Away Team Curacao) will continue with its activities for at least two more years. This was confirmed this morning, August 15, 2016, through the signing of an More...

Emsley Tromp
By Edition On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Raid on house Central Bank Director Tromp

WILLEMSTAD – Officers are currently engaged in a major search in the house of Emsley Tromp, director of the Central Bank of Curacao and Sint Maarten. Tromp is suspected of tax evasion and money laundering. He More...