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Organisations did not have a proper grip on Philip O.

The organisations involved insufficiently utilised the possibilities they had to sentence and treat Philip O. That is the ...

News item | 13-11-2019 | 10:41

National coordination meeting: new reception centres needed

More capacity is needed for the reception of asylum seekers. The Central Agency for the Reception of Asylum Seekers (COA) is ...

News item | 08-11-2019 | 10:45

Commemorative Medals for Peacekeeping Operations awarded

In recognition of their contribution to peacekeeping operations across the globe, 21 police officers, 12 members of the Royal ...

News item | 07-11-2019 | 10:40

Higher sentences for serious traffic offences

The legislative proposal introduced by Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus, which will enable higher sentences ...

News item | 05-11-2019 | 15:59

Inspectorate report on departure process of Armenian children leads to measures

Ankie Broekers-Knol, the Minister for Migration, will be taking a number of measures to prevent situations such as the one around ...

News item | 05-11-2019 | 13:31

More room for supervisory authority for the collective management of copyright

Minister for Legal Protection Dekker wants to tighten up supervision of the collective management of copyright. For that purpose, ...

News item | 15-10-2019 | 13:36

No community service order for violence against police officers and emergency services

In future, community service orders will no longer be given for violence against individuals carrying out public duties. This ...

News item | 10-10-2019 | 12:01

Grapperhaus agrees with Inspectorate's report on Hümeyra

Earlier today, Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus submitted the Inspectorate's report on the approach to the ...

News item | 09-10-2019 | 11:57

Nearly 3 million traffic infringements in the second four-month period of 2019

In the second four-month period of 2019 (May–August), there were 2,974,497 traffic infringements under the Traffic Regulations ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 11:53

EU ministers join forces against spike in online dissemination of child sexual abuse material

The dissemination of online child sexual abuse material has seen a rapid rise in recent years. Combating this phenomenon poses an ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 11:48