Police officer J.G. will be released today, pending his Court date

PHILIPSBURG - Suspect J.G. (42 years) will be released today, August 3 2018, by request of the Public Prosecutor’s Office Sint Maarten.
 
This in light of this is medical condition and therefore the limited resources in the Point Blanche prison for medical attention and therefore special attention to the suspect. Both the investigative judge and the lawyer agreed to the request by the Public Prosecutor.
 
He will remain a suspect in the “Whale-investigation” were he is a suspect of bribery, forgery and breach of confidentiality. His case will be handled in Court on October 17th 2018.
 
His release is under specific conditions:
• He suspect may have no contact with other suspects in this case
• The suspect will hand over his passport and ID card to the Public Prosecution Service 
• The suspect will not travel abroad without permission from the Public Prosecutor’s Office
• The suspect will remain at the disposal of the Public Prosecutor’s Office and the National Criminal Investigation Department (Landsrecherche Sint Maarten).

Signing legal status of police declared invalid

PHILIPSBURG–Members of the different labour unions were updated about the approved 2019 budget during an informative meeting on Monday, July 8, held by the unions Nationale Algemene Politie Bond (NAPB), Windward Islands Civil Service Union/Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU) and Algemene Bond van Overheidspersoneel (ABVO) for all members.

Minister Andin Bikker van Aruba bezoekt Hof van Justitie op Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - Minister van Justitie en Immigratie van Aruba, Andin Bikker, heeft donderdag 11 juli een bezoek gebracht aan het Hof in Curaçao. Hij werd daarbij vergezeld door Adviseur Algemene en Juridische Zaken Milko Baiz.

Nederland grijpt in op Curacao middels aanwijzing

Aanwijzing en onderlinge regeling moeten Curaçao er financieel bovenop helpen
DEN HAAG/WILLEMSTAD - De Rijksministerraad heeft op voorstel van staatssecretaris Knops van Binnenlandse Zaken en Koninkrijkrelaties een besluit tot een aanwijzing aan de regering van Curaçao genomen.