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Serious crimes always prosecuted

The Cabinet considers it undesirable that those who commit, for example, rape, human trafficking and manslaughter, can escape ...

News item | 27-05-2011 | 13:50

WODC: Relations between pimps and prostitutes complicates the investigation of human trafficking

The complex relationships between pimps and prostitutes complicate the criminal investigation of human trafficking. The ...

News item | 26-05-2011 | 14:31

Multi-person occupation of cells is now generally accepted

Placing several persons in one cell has now become generally accepted. Multi-person occupation of cells (MPC) did not result in ...

News item | 26-05-2011 | 14:27

Tough approach to hooligans, more room for supporters

In the coming years, football hooligans will be dealt with severely in order to prevent them from disturbing the peace at or in ...

News item | 23-05-2011 | 14:55

Minister Opstelten will deal more strictly with criminal youth groups

Minister Opstelten (Security and Justice) will deal more severely with criminal youth groups. Together with the Public ...

News item | 18-05-2011 | 15:01

Customs detection dogs find almost 3,000 kilos of marihuana and hashish

The HARC Team, a cooperation between the Rotterdam-Rijnmond Seaport Police, Customs, the Fiscal Intelligence and Investigation ...

News item | 18-05-2011 | 13:36

Robbery-related crime down by 20 percent during the first four months

Robbery-related crime has dropped by 20 percent during the first four months of 2011 when compared with the same period in 2009. ...

News item | 16-05-2011 | 15:04

The approach against violence against employees is well underway

The police give high priority to the investigation of aggression and violence against employees with a public duty. Furthermore, ...

News item | 12-05-2011 | 15:11

Netherlands and Peru conclude treaty on the transfer of sentenced persons

Today Minister of Foreign Affairs Uri Rosenthal and his Peruvian opposite number José Antonio García Belaúnde signed a treaty on ...

News item | 12-05-2011 | 09:30

The Public Administration Probity Screening Agency presents the figures for 2010

The Public Administration Probity Screening Agency (Bureau Bibob) has presented the figures for 2010. Last year, the agency ...

News item | 11-05-2011 | 15:23