Crime

Jun 5 '14 12:15

Investigators have discovered new evidence in the Deventer murder case of 1999. The Volkskrant reports on the basis of information from a confidential report from the investigation.

Illidge
Jun 5 '14 10:55

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte refused to receive a visiting parliamentary delegation from St. Maarten on Wednesday, if its independent Member (MP) Patrick Illidge would be present.

Jun 5 '14 10:44

A 24-year old Dominican man living in Amsterdam, George H., is involved in an expanding investigation involving fraud and possible murder, Het Parool reports.

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Jun 5 '14 07:39

The elderly couple that were found dead in their homes in Middenbeemster on Tuesday night committed suicide. The police earlier thought that the couple were killed.

PSV v Plovdiv
Jun 4 '14 19:04

A new report published by Belgian group Federbet suggests that a 2014 football game between Dutch team PSV Eindhoven and Bulgarian side PFC Lokomotiv Plovdiv may have been the subject of a match fixing scheme. The January 9 match is one of at least 13 suspected match fixing incidents involving a Bulgarian team, of which Lokomotiv Plovdiv played in two.

Jun 4 '14 14:16

The Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) has figured out how to determine the age of a fingerprint. What day a fingerprint was left at a crime scene, for example, can be answered some time next year.

Jun 4 '14 13:35

The 18-year old from De Bilt is sentenced to 120 hours community service, and a driving ban of three years for killing ex-alderman Jan van Eijken (76) last year. He also had four months in a juvenile detention center, which he has already served in custody.

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Jun 4 '14 12:23

Two people died last night from stab wounds in Middenbeemster in Noord Holland.

Wilfred de Bruijn
Jun 4 '14 11:34

Two of the attackers who assaulted Wilfred de Bruijn and his boyfriend in Paris have both been sentenced to 30 months in jail, of which respectively 12 and 15 are conditional. De Bruijn, who is a gay man, and lives in Paris, was suddenly and unwarrantedly attacked when he was walking arm in arm with his boyfriend down the street at night.

Safe
Jun 3 '14 11:09

Dutch author Patricia Vlasman had almost €80,000 stolen from her home last week. She and her partner Jaafar Zahraoui did not trust the banks with their money, and kept it at home. Robbers stole it from a safe, Het Parool reports.

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Jun 3 '14 08:52

An explosive robbery attempt on an ATM machine from ING took place in Joure on Monday night. Police shot at the suspects, who may have been wounded.

Wilfred de Bruijn
Jun 3 '14 08:00

Today, the court in Paris will deliver a verdict against three of the four men who are suspected of abusing Dutch gay man Wilfred de Bruijn last year. Last month, up to two years jail time was demanded against them.

Jun 2 '14 15:29

When police in ‘s Hertogenbosch locked up four people early Monday morning, they probably did exactly what these people wanted.

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Jun 2 '14 15:07

The search efforts by the team that traveled to Panama in hopes of finding traces of Lisanne Froon and Kris Kremers, has so far not turned up much.

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Jun 2 '14 13:04

Authorities on the Caribbean island of Trinidad have signed off on the extradition of a Dutch national to Singapore to stand trial for fraud.

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Jun 2 '14 12:45

Police in Vlissingen were kept on their toes early this morning by a string of fires that kept them rushing from one spot in the city to another.

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May 30 '14 16:30

Police have closed a stretch of the A27 highway after catching four armed robbers fleeing the scene of a jewelry store heist in Breda. At least three of the suspects are believed to have robbed the Shivani jeweler on Haagdijk nearly 45 kilometers south from where police caught up to them in Nieuwland, Zuid Holland.

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May 30 '14 14:24

A two-year-old boy miraculously survived this morning when his father held him and jumped to his death from a 13-story building in Tilburg.

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May 30 '14 12:05

A young woman was killed in a stabbing incident in Leidschendam this morning.

May 29 '14 14:19

A bicycle theft suspect leapt from his balcony on Tuesday in order to escape the police. A mere theft charge turned into a more extensive rap sheet, as police discovered a cannabis farm in his home.

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May 29 '14 12:44

Police have arrested a man and a woman in connect with a hit-and-run accident in Baarlo Sunday that sent two bikers to the hospital.

May 29 '14 12:28

A judge in Rotterdam has sentenced Amar H. to 20 years in jail for killing his friend Steven Rijsdijk

May 29 '14 10:38

A man brandishing a sledgehammer as well as a firearm attacked a police officer on the Hellendaalstraat in Rotterdam on Wednesday. The police officer shot the attacker in the leg.

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May 29 '14 10:25

Police shot a 43-year old suspect on Wednesday morning after a police chase on the Tatraweg in Tilburg. The man was wounded, and subsequently arrested.

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