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Royal Netherlands Military Constabulary and Customs intercept 42 kilos of cocaine

Friday evening, detectives of the Schiphol Team, a cooperation of the Royal Netherlands Military Constabulary and Customs, ...

News item | 31-07-2011 | 14:00

Customs find 8 kilos of cocaine floating on the river Scheldt

The crew of a Customs boat chanced upon a shipment of cocaine last Tuesday. The 8 kilos of hard drugs floated in the mouth of the ...

News item | 22-07-2011 | 14:15

More concrete results needed in Romania and Bulgaria

‘It seems as if the fight against corruption and organised crime is progressing with difficulty in fits and starts,’ observed ...

News item | 20-07-2011 | 11:56

Do not buy fake weapons abroad

Each year, tourists buy fake weapons abroad and take these home to the Netherlands. These fake weapons are freely available in ...

News item | 13-07-2011 | 15:01

Expansion of the operation of Bibob to martial arts events and headshops

The operation of the Public Administration (Probity Screening) Act (Wet Bibob) is being expanded to include martial arts events ...

News item | 08-07-2011 | 09:50

Teeven: the offender will pay

State Secretary Teeven for Security and Justice wants to prevent the situation in which victims of crimes are not being paid any ...

News item | 07-07-2011 | 10:08

Teeven launches national confidential telephone line on extortion

Today, State Secretary Fred Teeven of Security and Justice will launch the national confidential telephone line on extortion. The ...

News item | 01-07-2011 | 10:58

HARC Team Rotterdam find 2500 kilos of cocaine; five men arrested

The HARC (Hit And Run Container) Team, a cooperation of the Seaport Police, Customs and the Fiscal Intelligence and Investigation ...

News item | 30-06-2011 | 13:53

Acts that will enter into effect on 1 july 2011

The Public Prosecution Service will have more possibilities to conduct financial investigations into the assets of a criminal who ...

News item | 30-06-2011 | 11:14

Integral Approach to Copper Theft

Minister Opstelten of Security and Justice today launched Actie Koperslag. Ten agreements have been made with the police, the ...

News item | 30-06-2011 | 11:07