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conference ministers of justice
By Edition On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Constructive consultation between ministers of Justice Netherlands, Aruba, Curacao and Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE - Today, the Ministers of Justice Grapperhaus (Netherlands), Bikker (Aruba), Girigorie (Curaçao) and De Weever (Sint Maarten) came together for the semi-annual Justice Four-Party Consultation (JVO). This More...

By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Schotte’s case in Cassation Court continues

WILLEMSTAD - The cassation case of the leader of the opposition party MFK, Gerrit Schotte continues as usual. Last week, some radio and TV stations on the island reported that the Supreme Court in the Netherlands More...

By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Former Minister of Finance wants Justice to clear his name

WILLEMSTAD - George Jamaloodin through his lawyer Alicia Blonk filed civil proceedings at the Court of First Instance stating that the Public Prosecution Service is responsible for the damage caused to his good More...

By Edition On Friday, June 29th, 2018

Ministry of Justice signs with UTS for camera project

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of Justice Quincy Girigorie signed a contract with the telecommunication company UTS on behalf of the government. UTS will broadcast the signal from the security cameras placed at strategic More...

Police chiefs
By Edition On Friday, June 29th, 2018

Police chiefs focus on cooperation during meeting in Netherlands

THE HAGUE - The Board of Police Chiefs, consisting of Aruba, Curaçao, St. Maarten and the BES islands Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba top cops on a working visit in the Netherlands met with the chief of the Dutch More...

Prison Curacao
By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Prison barracks to be renovated

WILLEMSTAD - The Ministry of Justice recently announced that it will renovate the special barracks for foreigners awaiting deportation in the Curaçao prison. Only a limited number of people can be locked up in More...

By Edition On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Police get new bulletproof vests

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Police Corps gets new bulletproof vests. 200 have already been ordered and intended for agents who have none or whose vest has become too old. A further 250 will be replaced next year. More...

Venezuelan boy
By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018

Little boy of four can stay on the island

WILLEMSTAD - The boy of four who was going to be deported, still gets a residence permit. The mother heard this on Friday last week. The government was going to deport the Venezuelan boy while his Venezuelan mother More...

By Edition On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Dutch Minister of Justice hides behind the autonomy of the Caribbean countries

THE HAGUE - Questions asked by the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament in response to criticism from an independent evaluation committee on the functioning of law enforcement in the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom More...

By Edition On Friday, May 4th, 2018

Ministers of Justice also cheated with rules admittance foreign nationals

WILLEMSTAD - Several ministers of justice cheated with the rules for admission of foreigners. This is according to lawyer Eldon Sulvaran who is responsible for the defense of Esther Cheri in the Valencia case. The More...