Crime

Jan 22 '14 13:08

The police have increased the security cover for the house of Rotterdam mayor Ahmed Abou Taleb after a threat was made against him last night.

Jan 22 '14 10:29

The police have arrested a total of 14 suspects in recent months for Internet fraud.

Jan 22 '14 09:03

Police in Groningen are investigating a shooting incident in Groningen that left a newspaper delivery man injured on the street. The 35-year-old was found shot on the Hoendiep, a residential street on the city's west side.

Jan 21 '14 18:01

The mother of an 11-year-old boy, who was found dead in a home on the Noorderlicht in Amersfoort, was arrested by the police on suspicion of killing her son.

Jan 21 '14 17:13

Former Secretary-General of the Ministry of Security and Justice, Joris, Demmink, has to be prosecuted by the Publice Prosecution for alleged sexual crimes, ruled the court in Arnhem, Tuesday.

Jan 21 '14 15:24

A 46-year-old man, who was arrested in Helmond, Friday, for the murder of Nicole van den Hurk, has been convicted twice before for rape and assault of women.

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Jan 21 '14 15:19

A Colombian national was arrested on Monday for involvement in the horrific double murder in Delfgauw last year May.

Jan 21 '14 13:53

Police have appealed for help to find suspects in the shooting last night that left a young man from Amersfoort dead.

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Jan 21 '14 11:02

The VVD City Alderman of Wijk bij Duurstede in Utrecht who was incriminated in a weed plantation case, has resigned.

Jan 21 '14 10:26

Football club Ajax has sacked a volunteer who was under suspicion of sexual abuse of junior league players.

Jan 21 '14 10:17

Nine youths were arrested by Utrecht police in connection with a series of car fires in the Hoograven district.

Jan 21 '14 04:31

The iron rod that punctured the floor of a train on the Hanze-route Sunday night, was placed there on purpose, confirmed both the police and NS. The NS suspected vandalism from the start, but the police did not immediately confirm that suspicion.

Jan 20 '14 21:03

A 19-year-old man from Groesbeek was arrested on Sunday, January 19, around 02:30, for attempted murder and aggravated assault, leaving the scene of an accident, driving under influence, and threatening.

Jan 20 '14 20:36

Five Golden-headed Lion Tamarins were stolen from the Apenheul Zoo in Apeldoorn, in the night from Sunday to Monday.

Jan 20 '14 16:21

Volkert van der G. who killed politician Pim Fortuyn has had his first taste of freedom.

Jan 20 '14 15:11

The school community of Reigersbos in Amsterdam ZuidOost is in mourning since last week, after a 14-year-old student accidentally shot and killed himself with an alarm pistol he bought on the internet.

Jan 20 '14 12:14

One man is dead and a woman seriously injured following a violent incident in a house in The Hague on Sunday.

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Jan 20 '14 11:56

A man stabbed another in Schiedam Sunday night because he was urinating in public.

Jan 19 '14 04:31

The Oost-Brabant police arrested four men in their homes in Venlo, Friday, for suspicion of at least eighty burglaries in the Netherlands and Belgium.

Jan 18 '14 04:35

A 15-year-old boy from Eindhoven was arrested Thursday on suspicion of illegally trading in exotic items. Police were tipped off by a source abroad.

Jan 17 '14 21:49

Police, responding to a report around 16:30 Friday afternoon, found the body of a boy in a home on the Noorderlicht in Amersfoort. They also found a wounded woman in the house, who was taken to a hospital by ambulance.

Jan 17 '14 20:28

The 22-year-old C.P. and the 21-year-old J. van de S. from Nieuwegein heard sentences of up to 1 year against them, Friday, before the court in Utrecht, for the trade and storage of illegal fireworks late 2012.

Jan 17 '14 14:31

Amsterdam public prosecutor Jolanda de Boer has criticized police and judges approach to pimps, Parool reported.

Jan 17 '14 14:13

Final exams will be sent out to schools later and in tamper resistant packaging starting this school year, announced State Secretary of Education, Sander Dekker.

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