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WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The judge in Curacao took a decision on the detention of the former Minister of Finance on that island, George Jamaloodin last Friday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Alex Reed an employee of Windward Express, located at the Princess Juliana International Airport was arrested by the islands SWAT team on Tuesday.

Former finance Minister of Curacao arrested

Written by Thursday, 24 July 2014 16:37

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Former Minister of Finance of the MFK Party on Curacao, George Jamaloodin has been detained.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - As it stands at this point, prisoner Devon Otto who is currently serving a 30 year prison sentence for murder, robbery and the shooting of a police officer is currently being imprisoned in Holland.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Special measures to fight crime on Curacao went into effect last Friday.

Merx on exotic dancers policy

Written by Monday, 21 July 2014 17:47

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - With the appearance in the National Gazette of the desires of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor to put in place a new policy for exotic dancers, there are new concerns about the impact it will have for the island as far as compliance with international treaties are concerned.

Devon Otto transfered to Holland Sunday

Written by Monday, 21 July 2014 17:42

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Prisoner Devon Otto who is currently serving a 30 year prison sentence for murder, robbery and the shooting of a police officer is currently in Holland.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor wants to implement new policy rules for work permits for prostitutes and exotic dancers immediately.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On July 9 2014, the court of first instance acquitted a young Jamaican man that was arrested for the shooting of what he claimed a man that broke into his apartment and attacked him while he was sleeping.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao – Former Minister Carlos Monk is a suspect in the cases Magnus or Maximus, the investigation into the murder of politician Helmin Wiels.