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Ministry of VSA and Justice sign policy to combat domestic violence, child abuse and gender based violence on Sint Maarten

By   /  July 20, 2021  /  Community, Justice, Local News, Social  /  Comments Off on Ministry of VSA and Justice sign policy to combat domestic violence, child abuse and gender based violence on Sint Maarten

On June 30th 2021, the Honorable Minister of Justice, Anna E. Richardson together with the Honorable Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA), Omar Ottley signed off on an official policy that was commissioned by both Ministries to strengthen government?s response to combat Domestic Violence (DV), Child Abuse (CA) and Gender based Violence […]

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Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson pleased with the results of Justice Conference

By   /  July 16, 2021  /  Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson pleased with the results of Justice Conference

On Monday, July 12, 2021 through Wednesday, July 14, 2021, the Honorable Minister Anna E. Richardson hosted a Conference commemorating Justice Week 2021 at the Simpson Bay Resort. The conference served as an opportunity for each department and external partners of the Ministry to discuss topics related to their operations which included their legal basis, […]

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Minister Anna E. Richardson tours Victim Support Services Curaçao & Bon Futuro Prison

By   /  July 9, 2021  /  Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Anna E. Richardson tours Victim Support Services Curaçao & Bon Futuro Prison

On Thursday, July 8th, 2021, the Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson made a visit to the Victim Support Services (VSS) of Curaçao where she was welcomed by Director Milouska Everitz. This visit was one of keen interest for Minister Richardson as VSS Sint Maarten is in the final phases of being established for […]

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Minister Anna E. Richardson continues to build bridges with Curaçao?s Justice Ministry

By   /  July 8, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Anna E. Richardson continues to build bridges with Curaçao?s Justice Ministry

The Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson visited the Military Academy Marine Kazerne Suffisant today, Tuesday, July 6th, in Curaçao. Minister Richardson was welcomed by Mr. Frank Boots – Commander of the Navy in the Caribbean who doubles as the Director of the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard at the Ministry of Defense, Mr. Steven […]

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Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson makes first work visit to Curaçao

By   /  July 6, 2021  /  Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson makes first work visit to Curaçao

On Sunday, June 4th, 2021, the Honorable Minister of Justice, Ms. Anna E. Richardson travelled to Curaçao to meet with various justice officials, agencies, and institutions to discuss development opportunities between the two countries as it relates to law enforcement services. Upon arrival, Minister Richardson received a warm welcome by the Honorable Prime Minister, Mr. […]

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Government meets with the Unions over vacation allowance

By   /  July 1, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Labor  /  Comments Off on Government meets with the Unions over vacation allowance

~ To await Constitutional Court decision ~ On Tuesday, June 29th, the Honorable Ministers of General Affairs Silveria Jacobs; Justice, Anna Richardson; Finance, Ardwell Irion; Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, drs. Rodolphe Samuel; and Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley met with the Committee for Civil Servants Unions (CCSU) members; WICSU-PSU, WITU, ABVO […]

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Ministry of Justice & Unions: NAPB-ABVO-NRPB

By   /  July 1, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Labor  /  Comments Off on Ministry of Justice & Unions: NAPB-ABVO-NRPB

On Saturday June 26th, 2021 representatives of the NAPB,ABVO unions and a member of the Lands recherché joint with a representative of the Ministry of Justice in a work session on the function books relating to different divisions within the Ministry of Justice. During this work session the function books were reviewed once again and […]

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KG SXM v Unions' Court Case Outcome

By   /  June 27, 2021  /  Justice, Labor, Legal Matters, Local News, Police News  /  Comments Off on KG SXM v Unions' Court Case Outcome

On June 25th, 2021, the Court in First Instance prohibited the ABVO and NAPB unions to organize meetings, work interruptions, and public manifestations, as long as these harm the proper functioning of Government, for a period of one week. A full judgment will follow on Friday July 2nd, 2021. Prior to granting Country Sint Maarten?s […]

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Injunction filed by government against police unions

By   /  June 25, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Labor, Legal Matters  /  Comments Off on Injunction filed by government against police unions

In order to ensure the safety and security of the people and visitors of Sint Maarten, on Tuesday June 24, 2021, Government filed an injunction with the Court in First Instance against the police unions NAPB and ABVO, and against the president of the NAPB, as the public leader of the current police protests. The […]

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Kick-off event SJIB Community Service Project

By   /  June 20, 2021  /  Bulletin Board Notices, Community, Justice, Local News, Public Service Announcements, Social  /  Comments Off on Kick-off event SJIB Community Service Project

St. Maarten, Cul de Sac – The Foundation Judicial Institutes St. Maarten (SJIS) and the (4C) Foundation/NPOwer are hosting a Kick-Off virtual meeting for Not for Profit Organizations (NPO’s), in an effort to engage more organizations in signing up for participation in the Judicial Community Service program of the SJIS. SJIS consists of a government-subsidized […]

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