Crime

Dec 2 '13 19:51

Heinrich Boere, a Dutch war criminal and former Nazi Waffen SS member, has died in a German jail.

Dec 2 '13 18:26

A 9-year-old girl has helped Amsterdam police in arresting three burglars, the AD reports quoting Reuters news agency.

Dec 2 '13 15:42

A gang of criminals has robbed Rabobank clients for hundreds of thousand, since July, by scamming them out of internet banking codes, announced the police Monday.

Dec 2 '13 15:13

Three Australians, suspected of mistreating the Dutchman, Henk van Oosterom, attacked him jointly and are therefore legally equally responsible for his death, argued prosecutor Brian Nitschke Monday before the court in Adelaide, reported Australian media. The three pleaded not guilty during preliminary hearings.

Dec 2 '13 14:42

An Amsterdam pub boss last week became victims of senseless violence . When he parked his bike on the main road two guys beat him mercilessly . It reports the program today ..

The wife of bar owner Jasper Bax tells her unsuspecting husband put down the bike. The two boys said nothing and struck the man full in the face . "My husband now has a broken nose , broken teeth and a concussion ," says the woman. " For him, this is very dangerous , because he has a blood clotting disorder ."

For the blow was no reason , there was found no place altercation , "continues the woman. A robbery can be no question , because Bax had after the blow still just his wallet in the pocket .

It is suspected that the blow comes from the knockout game . A popular 'game ' in America where passers-by to be beaten . Unconscious in one blow Jasper Bax was able to do with the police .. declaration itself

Dec 2 '13 13:44

Police found 2300 cannabis plants, in full bloom, in four compartments, constructed of wood and plastic sheeting.

Nov 30 '13 04:30

A bus driver for Connexxion was beaten unconscious Friday during a robbery, which took place at the bus station Spaarnwoude in Haarlem, announced the police.

Nov 29 '13 16:40

Armed robbers fired a gun inside a store on Amsterdam's Osdorpplein after they tried to smash a jewelry case. Nobody was injured during the robbery.

Nov 29 '13 16:26

A man held on Wednesday with 66 kilograms of amphetamine was lead in front of a Judge of Instruction on Friday. Marechaussee officers had arrested him while combing the area around the Belgian border for a suspicious car.

Nov 29 '13 11:01

Investigators at Schiphol arrested seven people attempting to transport nearly 30 kilos of cocaine in their hand luggage. The drugs were seized by the Royal Marechaussee, a branch of the Dutch armed forces that handles security at the airport.

Nov 28 '13 04:36

Customs officers at Schiphol found 360,000 euros in the rods of three suitcases of a Chinese woman. Money was also found behind the screen of her laptop.

Nov 28 '13 04:33

The city of Maastricht unknowingly paid tens of thousands of euros for the renovation of the home of a former official, reported the Fiscal Intelligence and Investigation Service (FIOD).

Nov 28 '13 04:31

The foundation Goed Ontmoet was robbed last night of thirteen Sinterklaas presents for children in and around Roosendaal.

Nov 27 '13 17:57

Prosecutor's Office OM will be filing an appeal against the one-year prison sentence they deemed to light for a school principal found guilty of sexual offenses with a minor and possession of child pornography. Principal Ryan van de V. of Agnus Dei in Valkenswaard in Brabant received a year, half of which could be discharged, plus 120 hours community service, but the OM found this to be too mild a punishment.

Nov 27 '13 14:11

An MP for anti-immigration party PVV has revived a plan to deport people from the Antilles and Aruba for criminal acts. The plan from MP Sietse Fritsma is virtually identical to the one proposed by former VVD integration minister Rita Verdonk in 2007.

Nov 27 '13 13:30

On Tuesday, a Romanian court sent thieves who stole paintings from a Dutch museum to jail for of six years and eight months.

Nov 26 '13 18:11

A 21-year-old Dutchman has been awaiting extradition to the Netherlands for nearly three years, in a Turkish jail. The Turkish government are not coming to a decision, stated the man and his lawyer in a letter to Turkish media.

Nov 26 '13 17:46

Dozens of agents participated in 15 raids in homes and business premises in Groningen and Drenthe, during a major drug bust, Tuesday morning and afternoon. One man was arrested in Emmen.

Nov 26 '13 17:24

One of the two Romanians who was convicted Tuesday for his part in the robbery of the Rotterdam Kunsthal, is going to appeal his sentence, according to his lawyer, Vasii.

Nov 26 '13 13:44

A survey reveals that one in three police officers face work-related violence when they are off duty, BNR reports.

Ajax Celtics disturbances in Amsterdam
Nov 26 '13 09:00

Amsterdam police will have to answer for 25 claims that they were too heavy handed against supporters from Glasgow football club Celtic.The club has hired Amsterdam lawyer Jeroen Soeteman, who has since said that an admission by authorities that "something went wrong" is the top priority.

Nov 26 '13 04:36

A 25-year-old woman from Diemen is sentenced to nine months in prison for scamming Marktplaats visitors. The fraudster offered tickets for sale, for shows like Soldaat van Oranje, Bruno Mars, and Lowlands. She collected the money, but never provided the tickets.

Nov 26 '13 04:35

The mayor of Amersfoort closed down a coffee shop, effective immediately, after a shootout. It was the second shootout at the coffee shop in a short time span.

Nov 26 '13 03:40

The Belgian authorities have issued a 'missing person alert'. 4-year-old toddler Caroline Lennertz from Eupen may be in The Netherlands with her ​​father, Roger.

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