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YOU COULD BE NEXT; Turkish cameraman killed in Dominican Republic

Monkey Island News! 24-year-old reality show cameraman Alper Baycin was stabbed to death by robbers on June 27 in Las terrenas. Below picture of knife and one of the killers....

 

Read more | 30 Jun 2018
 
DR lady get 6-month sentence for $14K worth of fraudulent BVI ferry tickets

Yudelka Matos Mena was released in the custody of Her Majesty’s Immigration after serving time in prison for her involvement in a reported ticket racket targeting Speedy’s ferry company by importing more than 400 fraudulent ferry tickets valued between $12,000 and $14,000 United States currency.

Read more | 04 May 2018
 
Vacation turn nightmare for 10 Americans when riot ensues in Dominican Republic

Doug Larson, who happens to be a videographer, was getting video of their trip when the group quickly realized they were in the middle of a riot. Fortunately for the travelers, some police officers saw them all in the van they retreated to and offered to escort them out of the area....

Read more | 07 Mar 2018
 
Sugar Cane Workers Claim Chemical Sprays Made Them Sick

40 farm workers claim in Florida court that they developed debilitating illnesses from excessive exposure to toxic herbicides in Dominican sugar cane fields where, they worked long hours for less than $10 a day!

 

Read more | 07 Mar 2018
 
Canadian couple contract 'hookworms' on Punta Cana vacation
A young couple from Canada is warning others about the risks of walking barefoot in the sand, they came home from a vacation in the Dominican Republic with swelling and painful blisters on their feet from parasites known as hookworms.
Read more | 01 Mar 2018
 
Japan accuses Dominican Republic tanker of passing fuel to North Korea

According to Telegraph.co.uk a Japanese patrol plane spotted a Dominican Republic tanker apparently transferring fuel to a North Korean vessel in the East China Sea in violation of UN sanctions.

Read more | 01 Mar 2018
 
International court orders Dom Rep to ignore their laws and allow gay ‘marriage’

Eleven countries “must pass trans rights laws” because of this ruling, Gay Star Newswrote. The Dominican Republic are one of the countries most affected by this ruling, because they neither recognize same-sex “marriage” or transgenderism.

Read more | 01 Mar 2018
 
Peace Corps failing to protect volunteers from sexual assault in DR
 "I feel the Peace Corps failed me every step of the way," said volunteer Danae Smith, who was attacked while walking in a remote Dominican Republic village. She reported it to the Peace Corps in 2015. Watch video interview!
Read more | 01 Mar 2018
 
More than 110,000 Haitians expelled or turned back from Dom Rep in 2017
The 2017 report indicates several hundred migration control operations were carried out throughout the national territory targeting Haitians, a total of 57,996 were arrested and expelled from La Romana, San Francisco de Macoris, Puerto Plata, Boca Chica, San José de Ocoa, Las Terrenas, La Vega, Maria Trinidad Sanchez, Santiago Rodriguez, Espaillat, La Altagracia and Grand Santo Domingo...
Read more | 25 Jan 2018
 
Metro Buses in serious problems with new route: Santo Domingo - Cap Cana

Fraudster and controversial businessman Luis Asilis, who owe millions of dollars to foreign investors in his Metro Group scam projects, got a new problem. The money he illegally kept and re-invested into his private Metro Bus company has backfired with transport unions attacking his bus, breaking window and flattening tires.... 

Read more | 25 Jan 2018
 
Homemade liquor kills 12, sickens 21 in Dominican Republic

Dumb, Dumber Dumbest - 21 hospitalized after drinking the same alcohol at funeral of victims killed by homemade liquor in Dominican Republic. Gold Medal for Stupiduty!!

Read more | 20 Jan 2018
 
TRUMP - Most Dominicans bring nothing of value to USA, many deported for crimes

 #shithole: "Almost no one coming from the Dominican Republic to the United States is coming here because they have a proven skill that will benefit us and would indicate their likely success in our society," he said on the Senate floor in 2006. "They come here because some other family member of a qualifying relation is here."

Read more | 16 Jan 2018
 
In Dominican Republic’s US$145.8M of fraud cases, 0 convictions

MONKEY BUSINESS AS USUAL Despite the whopping  RD$7.0 billion swiped in the country’s latest financial frauds, those indicted have yet to be  convicted; most of whom are fugitives while others are free on bail....

Read more | 16 Jan 2018
 
Famous Dominican eye doctor stole $136 million from Medicaid
Prosecutors seeking 30 years jailtime say the doctor subjected patients to painful tests and treatments they didn’t need, for diseases they didn’t have, to support a vacation home in his native Dominican Republic. The government also says he bribed New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez
Read more | 16 Jan 2018
 
20 Tons of Drugs Seized and 20.000 criminals put in prison in Dominican Republic

Great story to begin the year with, sounds like a 1 to 1 deal - One kilo of drugs equals one criminal in jail...., So lets hope they seize 500 Tons in 2018 and get 500.000 currupt & criminals behind bars!

Read more | 05 Jan 2018
 
Bat excrement-filled tunnels cause deadly outbreak in Dominican Republic
Tunnels filled knee-high with bat shit caused a deadly outbreak of histoplasmosis in the Dominican Republic, raising awareness of what may be an underdiagnosed infection in Latin America, investigators said
Read more | 05 Jan 2018
 
PUERTO PLATA: Girlfriend slices off drugged boyfriend's penis with knife

They were staying in a cabin in the city of Puerto Plata, she is then said to have drugged him with an unspecified substance and, while he was unconscious, decided to cut off his penis.

Read more | 18 Dec 2017
 
Dominican Republic officers shut down security to let drug plane land
For US$500.000 CASH a Colonel in charge of the Airport Security Dept. (CESAC) at La Romana International Airport deactivated the terminal’s security system to let land an aircraft with drugs from Colombia...
Read more | 14 Dec 2017
 
Enough is Enough - PanTerra puts Dominican Republic gold plant up for sale

Dominican Republic has again demonstrated to be one of the worst places to do business - Rampant corruption milking PanTerra makes them throw in the towel...

Read more | 05 Dec 2017
 
US police chief says Dominican drug lords akin to hunting ‘ghosts’
Undocumented Dominicans in the United States are frequently arrested and give false names or have false or altered IDsDominicans in terms of drug trafficking in New England, are the majority....
Read more | 04 Dec 2017
 
Dominican security companies use guns stolen from police: top official
MONKEY BUSINESS - Weapons that had been stolen from police, military and civilians were used by security companies in the country - This is a criminal practice...
Read more | 04 Dec 2017
 
Dominican Republic High Court Fires Corrupt Judge

Carvajal ruled to release convicted murderer Pedro Alejandro Castillo (Quirinito) on bond - Castillo then manipulated court papers to fake his death and burial, then fled the Dominican Republic....

Read more | 02 Dec 2017
 
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