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Coastguard seizes drugs near Aruba

On Thursday 3 March, the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard intercepted a speedboat carrying narcotics.

News item | 09-03-2011 | 12:04

State Secretary Teeven Wants to Improve the Quality of Community Service

State Secretary of Security and Justice Teeven will present a plan of action at the beginning of June 2011 to improve the quality ...

News item | 04-03-2011 | 10:48

Victims of Domestic Violence Also Entitled to Legal Assistance

From 1 March onwards, Victims Support Netherlands will offer free legal assistance to victims of domestic violence, whose ...

News item | 01-03-2011 | 11:19

Shelter and Treatment for Victims of Loverboys Extended

The provision of shelter and treatment for girls who have fallen or are in danger of falling victim to loverboys will be extended ...

News item | 01-03-2011 | 10:59

Opstelten Supports Local Authorities in the Fight Against Organised Crime

Minister of Security and Justice Opstelten will structurally support local authorities in the fight against organised crime. He ...

News item | 25-02-2011 | 11:23

Minister Opstelten Toughens Measures Against Illegal Cannabis Growing

Minister of Security and Justice Opstelten intends to make all actions of persons and companies involved in the preparation and ...

News item | 23-02-2011 | 11:25

Public Administration Act (Bibob) will be extended to intensify the fight against organized crime

Real estate transactions in which authorities are involved as aggrieved parties will come under the Public Administration ...

News item | 21-02-2011 | 11:29

New guidelines prevention of money laundering and terrorist financing

Today the Ministry of Finance has published guidelines for the implementation of legal obligations concerning the prevention of ...

News item | 21-02-2011 | 11:14

The resilience of the government and business community against espionage is being increased

In the coming years, the Dutch Cabinet will be carrying out activities to increase the resilience of the government and business ...

News item | 18-02-2011 | 11:55

National Priorities for the Police to make the Netherlands a Safer Place

Minister of Security and Justice Opstelten, the Police Force Managers and the Public Prosecution Service have together made ...

News item | 18-02-2011 | 11:34