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Ministry of Justice and Security tackles new forms of crime

Offences such as robberies, break-ins, muggings and assault declined significantly in recent years. Still, there is a lot of work ...

News item | 18-09-2018 | 15:06

NCTV: real chance of attack in the Netherlands

Although the nature of the jihadist threat has changed, the threat to the Netherlands remains substantial. Consequently, the ...

News item | 10-09-2018 | 11:19

Chair appointed for the Council for the Administration of Criminal Justice and Protection of Juveniles

F. (Frederieke) Leeflang, LLM has been selected to become the new chair of the Council for the Administration of Criminal Justice ...

News item | 03-09-2018 | 11:17

Resource pooling in the fight against mobile gangs

Dutch Retail Association, police and Public Prosecution Service share information to combat organised crime Minister Ferdinand ...

News item | 29-08-2018 | 10:00

Agreement on safety and quality in forensic care

On Friday, 13 July, Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker and representatives of the Dutch Mental Healthcare Association ...

News item | 13-07-2018 | 11:17

No investigation after reports filed about gift of flat

There will be no criminal investigation into the gift of a flat to Alexander Pechtold as a consequence of the over 200 reports ...

News item | 13-07-2018 | 11:14

Change in asylum policy on Afghan families with minor children

Requests for asylum from Afghan families with minor children will no longer be rejected on the basis that they could ostensibly ...

News item | 11-07-2018 | 13:15

The right to prior consultation of municipalities in case of protective guardians

In future, municipalities will be able to advise the court on whether someone with problematic debts requires the assistance of a ...

News item | 09-07-2018 | 13:04

Reimer Veldhuis appointed new State Advocate

Effective 1 September 2018 and on the recommendation of Minister Grapperhaus (Justice and Security), R.W. (Reimer) Veldhuis, LLM, ...

News item | 06-07-2018 | 10:27

Harbers: “Emphasis on the authentic story of LGBTs and converts”

The Immigration and Naturalisation Service (Immigratie- en Naturalisatiedienst (IND) is set to change the way it assesses the ...

News item | 04-07-2018 | 18:00