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Domestic Violence Awareness Uncategorized There's no excuse for domestic violence! https://youtu.be/pGhbVOY1fBE Continue Reading January 15, 2021 Minister of Justice has first meeting with Integrity Chamber Integrity Chamber PHILIPSBURG – On Wednesday, January 6, 2021, the Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson and her support staff met with the Integrity Chamber Sint Maarten for an introductory meeting. Representing the independent administrative bodies were Integrity Chamber member Rafael Continue Reading January 12, 2021 * 2020 Ends on a positive note for inmates at Pointe Blanche prison* Prison On Wednesday December 30th, 2020 the Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson, handed over three brand new computers to the staff and management of the Pointe Blanche prison. The computers were received from SBIR (Stichting Beheer ICT Rechtshandhaving) who Continue Reading December 31, 2020 Merry Christmas Holiday Continue Reading December 24, 2020 Ministry of Justice draft Function Books Completed, sent to CCSU Function Books Upon taking office in March of this year, Minister of Justice the Hon. Anna E. Richardson made the Ministry of Justice Function Books her number one priority. Minister Richardson set a target goal to have the internal handling of the Continue Reading December 22, 2020 Mobile Unit to return to Immigration Department Immigration On Wednesday, December 2, 2020, Minister of Justice the Honorable Anna E. Richardson held a meeting with the Chief of Police Carl John to formally advise him that after thorough review of the relevant laws and with careful consideration, the Continue Reading December 3, 2020 Upcoming high season Community, Police During this upcoming high season, the Community Police Officers (CPO) will be going into the different neighborhoods, assigned to them, to identify any underlying issues within each community. The intentions are to report all findings to the police organization in Continue Reading December 2, 2020 Minister of Justice and Unions engage in productive dialogue Function Books, Union Minister of Justice and Unions engage in productive dialogueOn Friday, November 20th, 2020, the Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson hosted a meeting with Unions representing members within law enforcement to discuss various pressing matters.After receiving word that the Continue Reading November 20, 2020 Nuisance and criminal behavior by truant students Students The signed Decision of the Minister of Justice the Honorable Anna E. Richardson to designate an area of strict enforcement regarding nuisance and criminal behavior by truant students and loitering youth Continue Reading November 18, 2020 The court in Civil Servants Matters regarding several police officers. Civil Servants, Function Books ** Ministry of Justice disappointed by allegations made in the media related to Monday’s ruling **The Ministry of Justice has taken note of a report in the press related to Monday’s rulings of the Court in Civil Servants Matters regarding Continue Reading November 18, 2020 Project Group to Move Forward with the Function Books Process Function Books Philipsburg – 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 Continue Reading September 8, 2020 Commence bid for electronic ankle bracelets Prison Earlier this year, on Tuesday, February 25th, 2020, a covenant was signed between the Ministry of Justice, the Prosecutor’s Office, the St. Maarten Police Force (KPSM), and Foundation Judicial Institute St. Maarten (SJIB) in order to facilitate electronic monitoring (EM) Continue Reading September 4, 2020 CFATF CFATF 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 Continue Reading July 30, 2020 Function Books 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 Continue Reading July 4, 2020

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