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Measures in women’s prisons after inspection report Nieuwersluis PI
Minister for Legal Protection Franc Weerwind and the Custodial Institutions Agency (DJI) are taking measures to tackle ...
Threat assessment NCTV: terrorist threat to the Netherlands increased
The terrorist threat for the Netherlands has increased over the past half year. There are increasingly more signals that jihadist ...
Application for grandparent access rights to be easier
The application process for grandparent access rights to a grandchild when parents are nor cooperative will be easier from now. ...
Additional municipalities to tackle youth crime
The government is to support more municipalities with tackling incidences of youth crime. The area-oriented preventative strategy ...
Ministry of Justice and Security invested in tackling organized crime, justice and shelter
In 2022, the Ministry of Justice and Security invested heavily in tackling organized crime. This means among other things that ...
Judges over the age of seventy can continue to serve as deputy judges
Judges and justices who reach the statutorily determined age of dismissal of 70 years, will continue to be available as either ...
Tackling international crimes head-on
Perpetrators of international crimes should not go unpunished. This is especially important for the victims. Tackling these ...
Refugees from Ukraine will be able to see a psychologist from their home country
Refugees from Ukraine who fled to the Netherlands because of the conflict in their country and who are uncertain about their ...
Additional expenditures on asylum, surveillance and security, and youth protection
The government is facing major financial challenges and has had to make challenging decisions in adopting the Spring Memorandum. ...
Cabinet sets Multiannual Production Forecast
The cabinet is preparing for an influx of over 70,000 asylum applicants this year. This is reflected in the Multiannual ...