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Aug 17 '17 13:50

A man was found dead in a home on Kremersmaten in Enschede on Wednesday night. The police responded to the home after receiving a report of a fight. Three people, who were in the home at the time, were arrested, ANP reports.

No information was released about the cause of the man's death or the circumstances surrounding the fight. 

Crime scene
Aug 15 '17 11:00

A body was found in a lake on Stadsblokkenweg in Arnhem on Tuesday morning. A passerby spotted the body near the John Frost bridge and notified the police, the Gelderlander reports.

The police and fire department responded to the scene around 7:00 a.m. An investigation is under way. 

The identity of the victim was not announced. 

According to the newspaper, the police searched the Bandijk in Arnhem on Friday for a 26-year-old man that went missing on Thursday night. He wasn't found. 

Joey Hoffmann
Aug 14 '17 17:10

Missing Joey Hoffmann's around 7:30 a.m. by two Turkish police dogs in a dried up river bed near the Turkish town of Narlikuyu. The 21-year-old Haaksbergen man's body showed no visible signs of violence, according to newspaper AD. 

Joey Hoffmann
Aug 14 '17 09:47

The body of missing 21-year-old was found in a dried-up riverbed near the Turkish town of Narlikuyu, the Turkish police reported on Monday, according to newspaper AD. How the young Haaksbergen man died is not yet clear.

Forensic team performs a trace evidence investigation at a crime scene
Aug 14 '17 09:15

A 57-year-old man was found dead in a home in Soest on Saturday afternoon. According to the police, the man was killed in a crime.

Around 2:10 p.m. the police received a report of a wounded man in a home on Weegbreestraat. When officers arrived at the scene, the man was already dead.

The police closed down the property and gallery for a trace evidence investigation. A neighborhood investigation was done on Sunday afternoon. 

The circumstances surrounding the murder are still unclear. The police call on witnesses to come forward. 

Crime scene tape
Aug 14 '17 07:39

A man was found dead in a parking garage on Rubensstraat in The Hague neighborhood of Schilderswijk on Sunday afternoon. Investigators believe that he was murdered, the police said on Twitter.

The body was found around 2:30 p.m., according to newspaper AD. The police immediately launched an investigation. Around 5:00 p.m. investigators announced that a crime may have been committed.

So far nothing is known about the victim's identity. 

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Aug 11 '17 14:50

A body was found in a burning home on Neel Gijsenstraat in Rotterdam on Friday morning. The police are investigating the cause of the fire and how the person died, AD report.

The fire department responded to the home around 7:30 a.m. Fifteen minutes later the fire was under control. Firefighters found the deceased person while checking the home.

At this stage there is no reason to believe the person was killed in a crime, according to the police. 

Crime scene
Aug 9 '17 07:56

A body was found in the Oostrand Park in Almere on Tuesday. Police officers were searching the park with sniffer dogs for a missing 17-year-old boy. The body has not yet been officially identified, but the police are "taking into account" that it may be the Almere teenager, the police said in a statement.

The body was found in the water of a lake in the park. A police spokesperson could say nothing about the cause of death to newspaper AD.

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Aug 1 '17 12:40

The body of a man was found in a home on Hugo de Grootstraat in Tilburg on Tuesday morning. The man has been dead for some time, a police spokesperson said to Omroep Brabant.

The police are investigating how the man died, but the initial assessment does not indicate that he was murdered. "Whether this is a natural death, the doctor needs to determine", the spokesperson said. 

Youngmin Kwon
Jul 26 '17 07:48

The police found the body of missing Korean student Youngmin Kwon in the water at the Leidse Kort Galgewater on Tuesday. Kwon was last seen alive during the early hours of Sunday morning, AD reports.

The 25-year-old student form South Korea lived and studied in Leiden. He disappeared after a night out. 

On Tuesday afternoon the police told local broadcaster Unity that a body was found in the water. The Leiden police now confirmed that it is the missing student.

The police are investigating how he died. 

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Jul 24 '17 10:10

A 55-year-old man was found dead in his home in the Overijssel town of Slagharen on Sunday morning. The police are investigating whether he was murdered.

The home is located on Geert Michelsweg. According to Tubantia, the police closed down the street on Sunday morning and a team from the Netherlands Forensic Institute and two fire trucks were at the scene. 

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Jul 19 '17 12:20

The police found the body of a truck driver in his truck on the A1 highway near Deventer. The truck was parked in the emergency lane. The police believe the driver became unwell, pulled over and then died, AD reports.

The trucker was found early on Wednesday morning. The police had to close a lane on the highway to investigate, resulting in a 17 kilometer long traffic jam. The road was open again around 8:00 a.m.

 

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Jul 3 '17 09:01

An 85-year-old woman was found dead in her home on Louis Davidsstraat in The Hague on Friday afternoon. An autopsy on her body showed that she was killed in a crime, the police said in a statement on Sunday.

Officers responded to the woman's home around 12:40 p.m. on Friday, after a report. The police launched an investigation because the elderly woman's body was found "under suspicious circumstances". 

The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the victim's death, is still ongoing.

Sluis St. Andries in the Waal river in Heerwaarden
Jun 21 '17 08:45

The police pulled a body out of the Waal river at Sluis St. Andries in the municipality of Maasdriel on Tuesday. The identity of the victim is still unknown, but the police could confirm that it was not a swimmer who disappeared while swimming in the Waal at Andelst on Tuesday afternoon. A search for the swimmer was called off around 7:00 p.m. without result, according to De Gelderlander.

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Jun 15 '17 12:40

A body was found hidden under a tarp on Turfvaartsestraat in Nispen on Wednesday morning. The police believe the victim was murdered, a spokesperson for the police said to the Telegraaf on Thursday.

A passerby found the body on the bend of a dirt road. The police are still investigating at the site. Fifteen detectives are on the case, according to the spokesperson.

So far no information was released regarding the victim's identity. Even the gender of the victim is unclear.

Nispen falls under the municipality of Roosendaal.

Police
Jun 14 '17 07:38

The police are trying to identify a man found killed in the sea in Noordwijk on Friday. Days of investigation failed to reveal who the man is, so the police showed a photo of him on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

The body was spotted by kite surfers near Langevelderslag around 3:45 p.m. on Friday, June 9th. According to the police, the man was a victim of  crime.

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Jun 14 '17 07:25

A body was found in the Erasmuspark in Amsterdam on Tuesday night. So far the police released no details about the victim's identity, or about how her or she died 

The police closed part of the adjacent Mercatorstraat for the investigation, the police said on Twitter.

According to AT5, the body was found in the lake by a passerby.

Police
Apr 10 '17 09:54

A dead man was found in a red Mercedes parked on the street in Haarlem during the early hours of Monday morning. The police are investigating whether the man was murdered, the police said in a statement. 

Police officers are investigating where the car was parked, at the intersection of Katdijklaan and Roolandweg. At this stage the police can't comment on whether the victim was murdered or died a natural death. The identity of the man is also unclear.

The police are calling on witnesses to come forward. 

Police officers and paramedics at the scene of an incident
Mar 31 '17 12:31

A car was found half submerged in the Stieltjeskanaal in Coevorden on Friday morning. The trunk of the car contained the dead body of a man. According to hte police, the man was murdered, ANP reports.

The car has since been lifted out of the water. A forensic team is doing a trace evidence investigation.

The police are investigating who the victim is, who the car belongs to and how the car ended up in the water. Based on photos, the car seems to be a dark colored Mercedes. 

Police officers on the street
Mar 30 '17 13:10

The body of a man was found on Turfstekerstraat in Aalsmeer on Thursday morning. There were large bags of weed beside him. The police launched an investgation, the Telegraaf reports.

According to the police, several "bin bags" full of cannabis were found next to the man. "The circumstances under which he was found is so suspicious that the police closed down the area for investigation", a spokesperson said to the newspaper.

Trufstekerstraat is located in an industrial site in Aalsmeer. Large cannabis farms are often found on the site, according to the Telegraaf. 

Police officer and sniffer dog search a wooded area
Mar 27 '17 07:49

A 63-year-old woman from Breda was found dead in a forest in Ulvenhout on Sunday. Her body was found by sniffer dogs during a training exercise, NU.nl reports.

The woman went missing in January. According to the police, the body was lying in the forest for "quite a time". While the cause of the woman's death is not yet clear, the police don't believe she was murdered.

The body was found along the Huisdreef. The sniffer dogs in training were in the middle of an exercise when one of the animals caught a scent. The dog trainers called the police. 

 

Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam
Mar 6 '17 15:00

The body of a man was found next to the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam on Monday morning. According to the police, the man died a natural death and so far there is no evidence of a crime, Het Parool reports.

The police are still treating the spot where the man was found as a crime scene and are conducting an investigation. The victim's identity is still unclear.

Investigation in the Hartjesbos along Weerseloseweg in Enschede after a body was found in the forest, 1 Mar 2017
Mar 2 '17 11:45

On Wednesday afternoon two hikers discovered the body of a man in Hartjesbos along Weerseloseweg in Enschede. The police have not released any information on who the victim is or how he died, only saying that it is an adult male, AD reports.

Police
Feb 9 '17 13:10

The police found a dead body in a busy shopping district in Rotterdam around 6:00 a.m. on Thursday morning. The body was found on Zoutmanstraat, between Karel Doormanstraat and Lijnbaan.

It is as yet unclear whether the man died of natural causes or was killed, a spokesperson for the police said to newspaper AD. The man had no visible injuries on his body.

The body was spotted by a passerby on his way to work. Emergency services responded, but it was too late to help the man. His identity has not yet been confirmed. 

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