Border Protection and Mobile Unit to return to Immigration Department. | SMN NEWS

annarichardson08042020PHILIPSBURG:— 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 a thorough review of the relevant laws and with careful consideration, the “Border Protection and Mobile Unit” will return to being under the Immigration Department.


Prior to becoming an autonomous country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the task of executing Immigration laws in Sint Maarten fell under the authority of KPNA (Korps Politie Nederlandse Antillen). After 10-10-10, the Immigration and Naturalization Services was anchored in the National Ordinance ...

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