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Investigation into potential malpractices surrounding historical adoption cases

Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker has announced that an independent commission will be set up to investigate historical ...

News item | 06-12-2018 | 09:38

New court fees structure for lower demands

The Minister for Legal Protection intends to amend the court fees for smaller demands. The court fees for demands between €500 ...

News item | 16-11-2018 | 15:48

Central Netherlands District Court to hear cases against police officers

The Central Netherlands District Court is gaining exclusive jurisdiction to hear cases in which police officers must appear in ...

News item | 16-11-2018 | 15:45

Legislative proposal fortifies approach to crime

A legislative proposal from Minister Grapperhaus (Justice and Security) aimed at more effectively combating criminality was ...

News item | 15-11-2018 | 15:35

Fight against human trafficking

The Netherlands is bolstering its approach to human trafficking. We are improving shelter and care for victims, intensifying our ...

News item | 14-11-2018 | 15:30

€91 million to boost deployability of police officers

The police is receiving a one-off sum of €91 million to boost the deployability of its officers. This is necessary because in the ...

News item | 12-11-2018 | 15:25

Regional 'Top X' approach targets mentally disturbed people

A number of care and safety houses have developed an intensive person-specific approach for getting a better picture of the top X ...

News item | 07-11-2018 | 15:20

Minister Dekker opens prison in Bonaire

During a two-day visit to Bonaire, Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker officially opened the Caribbean Netherlands ...

News item | 06-11-2018 | 15:16

Commemorative Medals for Peacekeeping Operations awarded during anniversary ceremony

In recognition of their contribution to peacekeeping operations across the globe, 36 police officers, members of the Royal ...

News item | 01-11-2018 | 17:00

New police collective labour agreement signed

Over the next few years, police officers are set to receive a salary increase of 8% and two gross payments of €400. These ...

News item | 01-11-2018 | 10:01