Several arrests last Friday in St.Maarten

PHILIPSBURG--The St. Maarten Police Force KPSM was kept busy last Friday, as several persons were arrested for various offences.
 
A man A.R. was again arrested in Cole Bay on Friday, October 11, for breaking into a garage a few days earlier. He was taken to the Philipsburg police station, where he is detained pending further investigation.
 
A man J.K.H. was arrested for threatening his uncle with bodily harm on Fort Hill Road around 11:00am Friday, October 11. After being arrested, he was taken to the Philipsburg police station and interrogated by the personnel of the Detective Department. He was later given a fine and released.
 
Police were dispatched to Belvedere on Friday afternoon because of a fight. At the scene, officers encountered a man with his lip partially bitten off. According to information gathered by police, the victim had a fight with a man L.W.C., who fled the scene after the incident.
 
Later that afternoon, W.C. turned himself in at the Philipsburg police station and was arrested immediately. He was handed over to the Detective Department for further investigation.
 
The Daily Herald

Crashed Defence helicopter just completed border patrol

ORANJESTAD/THE HAGUE--The Dutch Defence helicopter that crashed near Aruba on Sunday afternoon was on its way back to Curaçao from a border patrol flight above the sea.

Leerorkest Bonaire opgericht

KRALENDIJK - Onderwijs, cultuur en sociale opvoeding blijven belangrijk, ook tijdens een internationale pandemie. Na succesvolle initiatieven in Nederland, Curaçao en Aruba, is er recent ook een Leerorkest op Bonaire opgericht.

Vierde ‘Moot Court’ van UoC-studenten bij het Gerecht

WILLEMSTAD - Maandag 6 en vrijdag 10 juli is een aantal bijzondere zittingen gehouden in het Gerecht. Studenten van de University of Curaçao Dr. Moises da Costa Gomez (UoC) hebben het vak ‘Moot Court’, oftewel oefenrechtbank, afgesloten met pleitsessies met echte rechters van het Gemeenschappelijk Hof van Justitie.