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St. Maarten News - Posted by on December 29, 2015

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Intruder stabs woman in her home and flees

St. Maarten – An intruder stabbed a woman in her home on Back Street yesterday morning around 6 a.m. The victim was treated on the spot by paramedics and taken to the St. Maarten Medical center for treatment where she remains in stable condition.

St. Maarten News - Posted by on December 29, 2015

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Long lines at Gebe after employees call in sick

  Raymond Jessurun: “Time for a policy to compensate consumers” St. Maarten – Utilities Company Gebe and telecom provider TelEm were not exactly doing a favor to their clients who came in to pay their bills. Windows to service senio

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Results approach for combating armed robberies are alarming

  St. Maarten - With robberies having become more frequent on St. Maarten, the Law Enforcement Council has investigated the approach used by law enforcement to curb the number of these crime incidents. With this in mind, the council has ma

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Lions deliver hot meals to 25 families on Xmas Day

  GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Lions Club delivered food and drinks to 25 underprivileged families in just over a two hour period on Christmas Day. As part of the 2014-2015 year program, the club delivered a hot meal which was catered by Bree

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“Numerous reports” about ill-treatment during Xmas

St. Maarten – It must have been quite a Christmas Holiday weekend, given the fact that the police received “numerous reports about ill-treatment and threats.” The police report mentions however just two examples. One incident took place on B

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Weekend with many car accidents

Sint Maarten – The police is currently investigating more than twenty-five reported traffic accidents that took place during the Christmas holiday weekend. Ten of these accidents were with personal injuries. In many cases, the drivers were not pay

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Law enforcement Council: Juvenile probation system moves in the right direction

St. Maarten - A recent report, presented to St. Maarten’s Minister of Justice by Franklyn Richards, member of the Law Enforcement Council, contains the findings of a second follow-up study conducted by the Council, regarding the juvenile probation

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Institute wants action against all you can drink parties

  AMSTERDAM - Local authorities should play a more prominent role in efforts to stop teenagers drinking so much alcohol, according to the Stap institute, which promotes responsible drinking. In particular, Stap says it is concerned about ‘a