Published On: Mon, Jul 28th, 2014

Public Prosecution (OM) informs: “24 weapons turned in until now”

Arma02 280714 (2)WILLEMSTAD – Up until now, Monday, July 28, 2014 at 3 o’clock pm, there were a total of 24 illegal firearms turned in at the Public Prosecution’s office in Willemstad. On Monday, 9 were turned in.

The OM is very satisfied with the way the community has reacted to the campaign to turnArma03 280714 (2) in illegal firearms on a voluntary basis. Every day between 7 am till 5 pm there is the possibility to turn in these illegal firearms during this grace period. As a reward, those who have turned in their weapon will receive 100 guilders and they will not be prosecuted. This grace period will end on August 31, 2014.

If there are questions about this campaign, please call 0800-TA BASTA (0-800-822-2782) between 8 am and 4 pm or come by personally at the Temple in Punda, Willemstad during office hours for any other information.

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