Tag archive for ‘drugs’
KPSM Police Force News Update - arrested - suspects
By Online Editor On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Police on the search for armed robber

PHILIPSBURG — Police are on the search for an armed robber, who was last seen heading to Sucker Garden, and are asking anyone who may have any information to contact them.  In other news,  The police patrol More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, September 5th, 2019

Joint controls held in the Point Blanch prison

PHILIPSBURG — Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019, at 6am, the personnel of the Pointe Blanche Prison together with KPSM conducted a cell search in the house of detention. During the cell search, different makeshift More...

Screenshot video footage of drugs found in a sportsbag
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Drugs found in container at Dutch Marine barracks possibly from St. Maarten

~ Lack of security at container terminal in St. Maarten an indication of a serious problem ~ PHILIPSBURG – Kilos of drugs found on Monday at the Marine barracks in Doorn in The Netherlands are quite possibly More...

Drug Abuse
By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Great Bay — St. Maarten — The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is a United Nations International Day against drug abuse and the illegal drug trade. The United Nations’ More...

Minister Cornelius de Weever pic
By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Minister of Justice Message on International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

POND ISLAND — Tuesday, June 26, 2018 marks International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. The theme for 2018 is: ‘Listen First – Listening to children and youth is the first step to More...

say no to drugs
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Modern Drugs and the Influence of Music

PHILIPSBURG — Are you concerned about your child’s exposure to drugs in school, at home or the community? Is your child being influenced by sources beyond your control. Then this workshop is for you! The More...

Drugs 09022018 Cole Bay - Police photo
By The Publisher On Friday, February 9th, 2018

Man arrested with two large bags of illegal drugs in van

Philipsburg — On Friday February 9th at approximately 02.45 p.m. information came into the Emergency Dispatch of two unknown men suspiciously loading a white panel van with two large duffle bags. While loading More...

Gavel & scales
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Drugs mule gets 18 months

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance sentenced Juan Eugenio Martis to 18 months of imprisonment with 9 months suspended and 3 years of probation for smuggling 83 bolitas containing a kilo of cocaine from More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Mixing drugs with Carnival

Mixing drugs with Carnival When you combine alcohol and drugs with dehydration and excessive physical exertion like that of jumping up in a parade like Jouvert, you put a tremendous toll on your body that can even More...

By The Publisher On Monday, March 20th, 2017

A hungry man

Poverty, bad education and youth unemployment; those ingredients feed the breeding ground for drugs and gang related gun violence in Curacao. This observation, made by NOS-correspondent Dick Drayer after the shooting More...