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Transparency called for in combating foreign influence

The funding of civil society organisations may not be accompanied by undesirable foreign influence and abuse of the freedoms ...

News item | 23-11-2020 | 14:42

More legal possibilities for the confiscation of criminal assets

Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus will expand the legal possibilities for the confiscation of criminal ...

News item | 21-11-2020 | 14:37

Task force extends work to deal with backlog in asylum applications

The special task force created to deal with a backlog of 15,350 asylum applications to the Immigration and Naturalisation Service ...

News item | 18-11-2020 | 10:39

Partial lockdown to continue

Measures remain necessary so we can protect one another The number of coronavirus infections is falling. That is good news. We ...

News item | 17-11-2020 | 20:22

Pilot programme with community courts to be expanded to make justice more accessible

The pilot programme with community courts – where people can submit a legal problem in an accessible way – will be expanded. ...

News item | 17-11-2020 | 10:34

Trial with baton for special investigating officers to start in January in ten municipalities

In January at the latest, ten Dutch municipalities will start a trial in which special investigating officers (BOAs) will be able ...

News item | 16-11-2020 | 10:30

Mandatory national purchase register to tackle the handling of stolen goods

The handling of stolen goods (the purchase, ownership or sale of stolen goods) can only take place if crimes are committed. Items ...

News item | 16-11-2020 | 10:27

All information for victims in a single online overview

From the moment that victims report a crime to the police, they begin to receive information from various organisations about ...

News item | 16-11-2020 | 10:22

Introducing the European Human Rights Ambassadors: A Joint Blog

Would you like to meet us or ask a question? Join us for a virtual webinar on 18 November 2020 at 15:30 CET. Save the date in ...

News item | 13-11-2020 | 13:50

Government and municipalities tackle possession of weapons among young people

The possession of weapons among young people is not normal. Weapons are forbidden. Nevertheless, stabbing incidents occur among ...

News item | 11-11-2020 | 14:55