News - Ministry of Justice and Security
356 news items of Ministry of Justice and Security
Accessible government desk for cyber security advice
Resilience against cybercrime, digital espionage or sabotage via digital means begins with individual organisations. With ...
Public nuisance and crime rate keeps pace with number of asylum seekers
Nuisance and crime caused by asylum seekers, along with the number of residents in reception, increased in 2022. This is evident ...
Maximum four years' imprisonment for possession of paedophile manuals
As of 1 July 2023, being in possession of material containing instructions to sexually abuse children will be illegal. The Dutch ...
Extradition treaty with Morocco strengthens approach to organised crime
With a bilateral extradition treaty, the Netherlands and Morocco are strengthening the joint approach to cross-border organised ...
Well over 2.6 million traffic offences in the first four months of 2023
Records show that there were 2,662,482 traffic offences in the first four months of 2023. These included speeding, illegal ...
The United States and The Netherlands Reaffirm their Commitment to Pursuing Justice and Accountability for Russia’s Unlawful Invasion of Ukraine
Yesterday, Dutch Minister of Justice and Security Dilan Yeşilgöz-Zegerius and Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Wopke Hoekstra ...
External expertise to improve Pompestichting
For one year, independent experts will monitor new improvements for the Forensic Psychiatric Centre (FPC) Pompestichting in ...
Government focuses on voluntary departure and phased transition to asylum reception for asylum applications from third-country nationals from Ukraine
On 4 September, the Temporary Protection Directive for third-country nationals with a temporary residence permit in Ukraine will ...
Government adopts advice Committee lawyer services to the State
The government will adopt the recommendations of the Committee lawyer services to the State. Late 2020, this committee issued an ...
Proposed amendment Custodial Institutions (Framework) Act to House of Representatives
The cabinet has agreed to a proposed amendment for the Custodial Institutions (Framework) Act to enable additional measures ...