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Established Project Group to Move Forward with the Function Books Process

By   /  September 8, 2020  /  Justice  /  Comments Off on Established Project Group to Move Forward with the Function Books Process

POND ISLAND — The Project Group Function Books Ministry of Justice, established by Ministerial Decree, held its kick-off meeting on Friday, September 4th, 2020, at the Government Administration Building, with all its members and support staff in attendance. The Project Group is tasked with the finalization and legislative ratification of the function books of the […]

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Minister of Justice and prison management took note of the latest concerns raised by the Point Blanche Prison Inmates

By   /  August 26, 2020  /  Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister of Justice and prison management took note of the latest concerns raised by the Point Blanche Prison Inmates

PHILIPSBURG — The Minister of Justice and prison management took note of the latest concerns raised by the Point Blanche Prison Inmates Association and their legal representative. This includes biased references that are not based on facts, that no measures were taken to protect the inmate population from contracting the COVID-19 virus while incarcerated.  The […]

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Introductory Meeting held with Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson and CCSU Secretariat

By   /  August 24, 2020  /  Justice, Labor  /  Comments Off on Introductory Meeting held with Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson and CCSU Secretariat

PHILIPSBURG — The Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson, along with her support staff, and Personnel and Organization representative Luud Hakkens, held an introductory meeting with the Committee of Civil Servants Unions (CCSU) Secretariat on Thursday, August 20, 2020. The purpose of the meeting was for Minister Richardson and her team to familiarize themselves with […]

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Minister of Justice Anna Richardson visits Prosecutor’s Office

By   /  August 5, 2020  /  Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister of Justice Anna Richardson visits Prosecutor’s Office

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Justice Anna Richardson and her support staff visited the Prosecutor’s office last week, Friday, July 31, 2020. During the visit, Minister Richardson met with the entire team of the Prosecutor’s Office. The purpose of the visit was to understand the systems in place and to identify the challenges this office currently […]

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Minister of Justice Updates on the Status of the Function Books

By   /  August 3, 2020  /  Justice, Labor, Local News, Police News  /  Comments Off on Minister of Justice Updates on the Status of the Function Books

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Justice Anna Richardson, updates on the status of the function books to keep all stakeholders informed. A letter has been sent to the Council of Advice requesting an update on the timeline for the delivery of their advice on the draft legislation concerning the repeal of ‘Rechtspositie Korps Politie Nederlandse Antillen […]

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Public order measures regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19)

By   /  July 30, 2020  /  Government, Health, Justice  /  Comments Off on Public order measures regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19)

POND ISLAND — According to the Police Kingdom Act, the Minister of Justice is responsible and accountable for both the public order and assistance tasks as well as for the judicial tasks of the police. Pursuant to Article 1 of the General Police Ordinance, everyone must abide by the regulations established by the Minister of […]

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St. Maarten Successfully Completes The Third-Round of Mutual Evaluations For CFATF Force Compliance

By   /  July 30, 2020  /  Justice  /  Comments Off on St. Maarten Successfully Completes The Third-Round of Mutual Evaluations For CFATF Force Compliance

PHILIPBURG — The Minister of Justice has received a letter from the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) on July 24th, 2020, indicating that St. Maarten has successfully completed the Third-Round of Mutual Evaluations. The CFATF extended congratulations to St. Maarten for this accomplishment in addressing the deficiencies identified in its key and core recommendations. […]

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New Management Team at Prison

By   /  July 24, 2020  /  Justice, Labor, Local News  /  Comments Off on New Management Team at Prison

POINT BLANCHE — In efforts to gain stability and a stern handle at the Prison and Detention Center at Point Blanche, the Minister of Justice, Anna E. Richardson, has introduced a new Management Team. This new management team consists of the new Acting Director Mr. A. Bell, Ms. I. Arrindell, and Mr. H. Concincion. Mr. […]

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Unions no show to meeting with Minister Richardson

By   /  July 18, 2020  /  Justice, Labor, Local News  /  Comments Off on Unions no show to meeting with Minister Richardson

POND ISLAND — The meeting set to take place at 5 pm on Friday, July 17, 2020, between the Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson and the leadership of St. Maarten police union NAPB, St. Maarten and Windward Islands Civil Servants Union/Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU) to discuss the grievances expressed by union members, did not […]

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Minister of Justice receives update on Function Books

By   /  July 10, 2020  /  Justice, Labor, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister of Justice receives update on Function Books

On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020, the Minister of Justice, Anna E. Richardson, received a presentation via Zoom from the consultancy firm Balance, which was contracted by former Minister of Justice, Van Hugh Cornelius De Weever, to prepare the function books for the employees of the Ministry of Justice of Sint Maarten. Minister Richardson requested a […]

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