All about Prostitution

human trafficking
By Edition On Monday, February 13th, 2017

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...

By Edition On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Prostitution rises in countries bordering Venezuela as crisis drives people out

CARACAS - As Venezuela’s economic crisis has driven families and workers out of the country in search of basic food items and healthcare, many neighboring and nearby countries have expressed concern over an increase More...

By Edition On Monday, November 21st, 2016

Two police officers arrested in human trafficking case

WILLEMSTAD – Two police officers were arrested in the human trafficking case involving the Bandera Grill bar. They are suspected of perjury and document forgery. Earlier, the owners of the grill bar and another More...

By Edition On Friday, May 13th, 2016

Navarro: “Notary is almost ready with requirements to sell Campo Alegre (brothel)”

WILLEMSTAD – The Minister of Justice, Nelson Navarro confirmed recently that the process to sell the brothel in Curaçao, famously named Campo Alegre is progressing well. According to the Minister’s declaration More...

human trafficking
By Edition On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Intervene now, Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs facilitates women trafficking (part 2)

WILLEMSTAD - The parliament of Curaçao and the Minister of Social Development, Labor and Welfare (SOAW) should immediately intervene in the situation that is going on now within the Ministry for issuing employment More...

human traffic
By Edition On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

The other side of a “positive news”: Colombia the new hub to recruit sex workers since visa waiver

“Lucky Shot” busy recruiting underage women to work as waitresses PHILIPSBURG -  SMN News received two phone calls on Monday  from two adults in Colombia who wanted to know if there is any restaurant or club More...

By Edition On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Women recruited for prostitution in Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - Last week authorities in the Dominican Republic rolled a network that dealt with the recruitment of Dominican women for prostitution in the region, including Curacao and Aruba. The women were lured More...

Dept of State
By Edition On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

More effort is needed to combat forced labor, human trafficking and prostitution

WILLEMSTAD - The government must do more against trafficking and smuggling, and forced labor on the island. Some recommendations are the deploying of Spanish-speaking assistants in medical examinations of "legal" More...

Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

The new EBOOG bill proposal

WILLEMSTAD – Besides the Illegal-Waste Act, the Island Ordinance Promoting Public Order and Security in the Community (EBOOBG), also contains dozen other laws. According to Tico Rider of the police force, the More...