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Opstelten: the chances of catching criminals are increasing as a result of registration number recognition

Minister Opstelten of Security and Justice wants to increase the chances of catching criminals. He therefore wants the ...

News item | 10-01-2011 | 14:11

Turn of the year; significant decrease in violence against person with a public task

Fewer incidents occurred during the last turn of the year than in the previous year. Violence against employees with a public ...

News item | 06-01-2011 | 14:18

New Year’s Eve 2010: Less Incidents, More Arrests

A first inventory of the nationwide turn of the year happenings shows a decrease in the number of incidents and an increase in ...

News item | 01-01-2011 | 14:21

Teeven: apprehend offenders who violate special conditions

State Secretary of Security and Justice Teeven wants the Public Prosecution Service to immediately apprehend and lock up ...

News item | 16-12-2010 | 15:27

Fight against organised crime in Brabant intensified

The administrative and judicial fight against organised crime in Brabant is being intensified, with immediate effect. A Task ...

News item | 02-12-2010 | 15:50

Minister Intensifies Fight Against Robbery

Minister of Security and Justice Opstelten is intensifying the fight against robbery. The number of sentenced robbers must be ...

News item | 22-11-2010 | 16:12

Minister Opstelten takes action against forced marriages

A period of six years from the date of the crime still applies, but in future the limitation period will start when the victim ...

News item | 22-11-2010 | 15:54

Violence against Public Officials Punished More Severely

Minister of Security and Justice Opstelten has requested the Public Prosecution Service to further increase the penalty to be ...

News item | 20-11-2010 | 16:15

New Agreement with the US Accelerates the Tracing of Criminals

Minister of Security and Justice Opstelten has signed the PCSC agreement with the United States today on behalf of the ...

News item | 19-11-2010 | 16:18

Teeven: National network of Victim Support Desks

State Secretary for Security and Justice Teeven will introduce a national network of victim support desks next year. All court ...

News item | 18-11-2010 | 16:23