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WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The authorities on Curacao are investigating a gruesome discovery on that island.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Parliament of Curacao met on Tuesday. The meeting was to debate and vote on the sanction ordinance on Terrorism as is initiated by Holland.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - "A campaign is ongoing to bring more awareness to stakeholders of measures that can be taken jointly or separately to minimize opportunities for crime," pointed Minister with the responsibility for Justice, the Honorable Denis Richardson.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Deputy Chief Commissioner of Police, Commissioner Carl John told Members of Parliament on Monday that it was always difficult for persons who are threatened to report the crime to the police, even though there is provision in the law for their identity to remain anonymous.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Minister with the responsibility for Justice, the Honorable Denis Richardson on Monday made a presentation to Members of Parliament regarding the crime situation on the island. The presentation was made at a Central Committee meeting.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – on Wednesday August 6, 2014, the Minister of Justice the Honorable Dennis Richardson met with the Managing Director Mr. Saro Spadaro of the Maho Group of Companies.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Central Committee of the House of Parliament will meet on August 8th.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao – “There can be no question of inadmissibility for the Public Prosecutor (OM).” This is according to the public prosecutor, Gert Rip in response to the plea made by Olga Saleh-Kostrzewski, who is Elvis K.’s legal representative.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The prosecutor is requesting a sentence of life imprisonment for one of the suspects in the assassination of former Member of Parliament and leader of the PS Party, Helmin Wiels, who was gun down last year.

Wiels suspected killers heard in court Monday

Written by Monday, 04 August 2014 19:35

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Curacao, the legal system got a lot of attention when the trial began of the suspects said to be involved with the killing of MP Herman Wiels.