Crime

Computer
Apr 16 '14 09:24

A 45-year old man has been apprehended for the possession and making of child porn. The man's possible involvement in an abuse case from ten years ago is also being investigated.

American Airlines
Apr 15 '14 11:44

The Dutch teenager, Sarah, who tweeted a fake threat to American Airlines is free again after a hearing in Rotterdam, the police reports. She remains a suspect, however.

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Apr 15 '14 11:18

The man who was sentenced to life in 1983 for six murders in Delft is demanding leave without supervision. This is not the first time he has demanded unsupervised leave, and he is filing a lawsuit against the state according to his lawyer, Trouw reports.

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Apr 15 '14 10:10

The sister of one of the men who died in the jewelry store robbery in Deurne, has named two more men who were probably accomplices of her brother's.

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Apr 15 '14 08:19

A man was shot in his home in Kerkdriel, Gelderland by a robber. He has been brought to hospital, and the culprits are still on the run.

Apr 15 '14 07:59

Police in Rotterdam arrested a 14-year old girl because of a tweet she sent to American Airlines in which she impersonates a terrorist, and hints at a future attack.

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Apr 14 '14 14:57

A 68-year old man was shot in his car in Steenbergen, North-Brabant. He is currently in hospital with serious injuries.

Apr 14 '14 14:34

A 14-year old Dutch girl has made life difficult for herself after impersonating a terrorist on Twitter on Sunday. She may get the FBI knocking on her door after she threatened American Airlines, the Daily Mail reports.

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Apr 14 '14 14:34

A birthday party ended in tragedy early this morning, when a 43-year-old-man from Amsterdam was stabbed to death.

ICC
Apr 14 '14 14:09

The Netherlands has violated the immunity of the International Criminal Court (ICC) when last year's defense of ex-vice president Jean Pierre Bemba of the Democratic Republic of Congo were listened to. The recordings of telephone conversations must therefore be destroyed.

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Apr 14 '14 09:21

Police arrested some 30 football fans Sunday for public disturbances surround the football match between Ajax and ADO Den Haag at ArenA.

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Apr 14 '14 09:03

A 25-year old woman from Enschede died on Saturday night after being hit by a car on the Zuid Esmarkerrondweg.

Apr 14 '14 08:21

Three men from Lelystad were apprehended early Sunday morning for the suspected assault of a 21-year old man in Leeuwarden.

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Apr 14 '14 07:55

The jeweler's wife from Deurne, Marina, shot three times in blind panic three weeks ago in their shop when it was robbed by two thieves. This is the statement that their lawyer Jan-Hein Kuijpers told the NOS Journaal.

Apr 11 '14 14:44

The man who was caught at The Hague Central Station during the Nuclear Security Summit last month appears to have had no terrorist plot, but was in fact a robber.

Apr 11 '14 14:10

A 13-year old boy was apprehended at his home in Tilburg on Friday morning in relation to the abuse of a female teacher in class on Wednesday.

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Apr 11 '14 08:09

The first three months of 2014 saw only six robberies of bank ATMs police say, a steep drop in comparison to the corresponding period in 2013 when thieves cracked no less than 129 of the money machines.

Apr 11 '14 07:57

The association of Dutch Moroccans (SMN) is worried about current trends of violence against muslim men and women in the country.

Beike
Apr 10 '14 14:33

A so-called money dog of the police found €2.5 million in a home in Nieuwegein on Monday. The fortune was hidden by a 36-year old suspect in a secret compartment behind the headboard of the bed.

Heineken
Apr 10 '14 14:05

Rob Grifhorst passed away in Amsterdam on Wednesday. He is known as 'the fifth Heineken kidnapper.' It is unclear what the cause of death was, but Grifhorst's passing was confirmed by his lawyer.

Apr 10 '14 10:32

An 84-year old man from The Hague was robbed of all his savings in the last month, which amounts to around €73,000. The police is saying that most of this was swindled from him in a casino.

cocaine
Apr 10 '14 09:53

Police in Colombia have seized a shipment of 7 tons of cocaine bound for The Netherlands in the port of Cartagena. This is the second biggest bust of cocaine in the last 13 years, Colombian civil servants announced Wednesday.

Graves
Apr 9 '14 15:00

A 59-year old woman has been apprehended for destruction and theft at various grave sites and various graveyards, Omroep Gelderland reports.

Apr 9 '14 13:16

Minister Ivo Opstelten claims not to know the exact amount that was transfered to drug baron Cees H. in a deal with the Public Prosecution Authority.

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