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Seatbelt
By Edition On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Too many deaths in traffic: Fine for not wearing seatbelt is now 300 guilders

WILLEMSTAD - Of the current 14 traffic deaths this year, there were two pedestrians and three motorcycle riders. Of the 9 deceased car drivers, 8 of them did not have their seatbelt on. That is a reason for concern More...

Skimming
By Edition On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Three skimmers caught at Mangusa Supermarket

WILLEMSTAD - The police arrested three men on Saturday night for skimming. The three behaved suspiciously at Mangusa's cash machine at Rio Canario. Witnesses immediately warned the police. The police were able to More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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Police arrest head immigration service at Hato Airport

WILLEMSTAD - The police, together with the Royal Military Police (Marechaussee), arrested the 57-year-old Henky Calmes on suspicion of drug trafficking and bribery. Calmes is head of the Immigration Service at the More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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St. Maarten: Safety and security under control

PHILIPSBURG - The joint taskforce consisting of members representing the police forces from Aruba and Curacao, the Royal Marechaussee, the V.K.S., the Customs Department under the leadership the Sint Maarten Police More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
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Too many drivers without their proper car documents

WILLEMSTAD - During a recent police checkpoint, almost half of the drivers were fined. These checkpoints were at Seru Fortunaweg and Regentesselaan near the Emmastad shooting range. Of the 91 checked care, 38 had More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
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Update: Identities of SUV occupants involved in deadly crash

WILLEMSTAD - The identities and nationalities of the suspects/victims of the deadly crash at Kaya Mitologia have been released by the police. Number 1: Suspect/victim (occupant that was sitting next to the driver): More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Third death after fatal crash last Friday

WILLEMSTAD - On Friday night, a third victim of the accident with an SUV at the Kaminda Mitologia died in the hospital. That was announced by the police. It's a Venezuelan man. He died around half past twelve. The More...

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By Edition On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Update: 23 firearms confiscated after violent crash (warning: graphic content)

WILLEMSTAD - During the early hours of this day, two deaths and 6 wounded were registered after a police persecution that ended in a violent crash in Kaya Mitologia, Sint Joris. This serious accident took place More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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OM: 6 firearms seized, action KPC and Defense

WILLEMSTAD - The Curacao Police Department (KPC), with the assistance of Dutch militaries, conducted searches on various addresses and adjacent areas on Thursday, August 17. This investigation is based on information More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Prison sentence for stealing bank cards

WILLEMSTAD - A 28-year-old man, known to the police, was convicted on Friday for stealing bank cards. He managed to get 400 guilders out of the ATM, but there was no more money. The owner of the card discovered More...