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Human trafficking
By Edition On Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Human trafficking on the agenda with US State Department

WILLEMSTAD - On Wednesday, October 24, 2018, the desk-officer of the State Department of the United States in charge of the Caribbean and Dominican Republic, members of the US Consulate and representatives of the More...

By Edition On Friday, September 28th, 2018

Restaurant Schelpwijk turns out to be a nightclub

WILLEMSTAD - Hot Chick Cafe on the Kaminda Andruw Jones in Schelpwijk has been closed by the authorities. The Inspectorate came by early in the morning yesterday, along with the police and victim support. They discovered More...

By Edition On Friday, September 21st, 2018

Conference on human trafficking and smuggling in the Dutch Caribbean

KRALENDIJK - The Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security is holding a conference on human trafficking and smuggling these days. The three-day conference started on 18 September and is intended for experts from various More...

la tasca
By Edition On Friday, September 14th, 2018

Man arrested who wanted to bribe police

WILLEMSTAD - During the police raid of La Tasca and the surroundings of the nightclub, a man was also arrested who tried to bribe the officers. He sat in the car with his Colombian lover when the police wanted to More...

By Edition On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Police raid Amorsitabar: 20 ‘drinking ladies’ arrested

WILLEMSTAD - Police officers held a raid yesterday in the Amorsito Bar in Muizenberg. 20 drinking ladies (prostitutes) have been arrested. According to the police, this can be categorized as human trafficking. The More...

By Edition On Monday, September 10th, 2018

Arrests in human trafficking investigation

WILLEMSTAD - Police and Justice have arrested 41 Venezuelans on Saturday. This happened during a criminal investigation into human trafficking. Among them 17 drinking ladies. They have been interrogated and are More...

By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018

St. Maarten: Investigation into possible human trafficking

PHILIPSBURG - The police’s Unit of Trafficking /Human Smuggling is conducting a criminal investigation under the direction of the prosecution into possible trafficking in human beings, which has affected three More...

human trafficking
By Edition On Monday, July 30th, 2018

77 alleged victims of human trafficking rescued in Guyana

GEORGETOWN –  A total of seventy-seven (77) alleged victims of Trafficking In Persons (TIP) were rescued between the start of the year and earlier this month. This was disclosed by Minister of Social Protection, More...

Public Prosecutor
By Edition On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

OM demands lower punishments Bandera Grill case

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution Service has demanded lower sentences in the Banderagrill case. The case is against a couple that is suspected of human trafficking. The couple had Venezuelan ladies working as More...

TIP Report
By Edition On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

2018 Trafficking in Persons Report; Curaçao keeps Tier 2 ranking

WASHINGTON - Human trafficking, also known as trafficking in persons or modern slavery, is a crime of exploitation in which a trafficker compels an individual into service for commercial sex or labor or both using More...