Member of Cabinet: Ivo Opstelten Minister of Security and Justice

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News item | 01-04-2014

Additional support in the fight against crime in Curacao

The Netherlands will be offering additional support in the fight against crime in Curacao. Minister Ivo Opstelten of Security and ...

News item | 31-03-2014

Banks, police and Public Prosecution Service join forces against ram raids and ATM gas attacks

In the presence of Minister Opstelten (Security and Justice), representatives of the large Dutch banks, the national police and ...

News item | 14-03-2014

Opstelten: Task Force strengthens and broadens approach to human trafficking

The Task Force on Human Trafficking will, in the next three years, further strengthen and broaden the fight against human ...

News item | 12-03-2014

Football violence bill to Dutch Lower House

Mayors will soon be able to impose a an area access restriction, a registration requirement or a group ban, all for a more ...

News item | 04-03-2014

Amendment to prostitution law submitted to Lower House of Parliament

Minister Opstelten (Security and Justice) wants the minimum age of 21 for prostitution to be specifically laid down in the law. ...

News item | 04-03-2014

Opstelten invests in fighting cyber crime

Minister Opstelten (Security and Justice) is submitting measures that will enable the police and the public prosecution office to ...

News item | 25-02-2014

Threat level maintained at 'substantial'; interventions continue to be necessary

The level of threat in the Netherlands continues to be ‘substantial’. The threat posed by Dutch nationals joining Al-Qaeda-related ...

News item | 25-02-2014

Opstelten: Citizens summoned digitally

Announcements to citizens having no known domicile or residence will no longer be published in daily newspapers, but will, from ...

News item | 18-02-2014

Over 10 million traffic violations in 2013

In 2013, there were 10.334.619 traffic violations for speeding, running red lights, wrong parking, not wearing a seatbelt or ...

News item | 07-02-2014

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