body found

Unidentified man found dead along the Waal river in 1997
Apr 18 '18 11:50

The police are asking for the public's help to identify a man who was found dead along the Waal river in October 1997. A reconstruction of the man's face was shown on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

Crime scene tape
Apr 16 '18 12:00

The body of a man was found in a car parked on Johan Wagenaarkade in Utrecht on Monday morning. The police are at the scene.

The police reported the discovery of the body around 10:45 a.m. on Twitter. An air ambulance was called up, but canceled before it took off, according to AD. So far the police said nothing about how the victim died.

The area around the car was screened off by the police. 

busje-forensische-opsporing
Apr 12 '18 07:15

The body of a man was found on Kroonstraat in Utrecht just after midnight on Thursday. The police are investigating.

Passersby found the body and called the police, AD reports. Part of the street was closed down as a crime scene for forensic investigation. The police left the area just after 6:00 a.m.

Exactly what happened to the man is not yet clear.

Police
Apr 9 '18 10:40

The body of a man was found in an apartment in Breda after a shooting incident on Sunday night. Whether the victim was killed in the shooting is not yet clear, NU.nl reports.

The incident happened around 8:20 p.m. in an apartment building on Sandenburgstraat, the police confirmed to the newspaper. Multiple cars were seen speeding away from the building almost immediately after local residents heard shots fired.

Police at an apartment building on Stationstraat in Schiedam where the body of a newborn baby was found on a second floor balcony, 7 April 2018
Apr 9 '18 08:20

The body of a newborn baby was found on the balcony of a flat on Stationstraat in Schiedam on Saturday afternoon. The Rotterdam police are urgently looking for the parents of the child. "We are particularly concerned about the mother, who may need medical or psychological care", the lead investigator said in a statement on the police website.

Police tape seals crime scene for forensic investigation
Apr 2 '18 11:10

The bodies of a man and a woman were found in a home in the village of Nieuwe Pekela on Saturday morning. According to the police they did not die of natural causes.

The police discovered the bodies in the home on Kienholt around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. The home was closed down as a crime scene and the police are investigating. 

The victims were identified as the residents of the home, a 58-year-old woman and a 62-year-old man. Their bodies were taken to UMC Groningen for examination.

Forensic investigators at a crime scene
Mar 26 '18 08:04

A 46-year-old woman was found murdered in a home on Julianalaan in Wernhout, Noord-Brabant during the early hours of Sunday morning. A 47-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of involvement in her murder. The victim is the resident of the home, the police said in a statement.

The police responded to the home around 3:10 a.m. on Sunday and found the woman murdered inside. The suspect is in custody while the police investigate his involvement. "It is still unclear what exactly happened in the home", the police said. "The detectives are keeping all scenarios open."

gele-politiejas
Mar 21 '18 11:30

A body was found in a home on Akkerweg in Wijchen on Wednesday morning. The police responded to the home around 5:50 a.m. after receiving a report that the windows were blackened. The police suspect that a fire broke out "a few days earlier" and then burned itself out, De Gelderlander reports.

When firefighters entered the home, they found the body of a man. The victim has not yet been identified, but the police believe it is the occupant of the home.

Crime scene
Mar 12 '18 09:54

Emergency services responded to Paddepoelsterweg in Groningen en masse on Sunday after a passerby reported a body in the water. Closer inspection revealed that it was not a person at all, but a realistic sex doll, the police said on Twitter.

A passerby reported the 'body' around 3:45 p.m. on Sunday. Emergency services responded with a large number of personnel, because clothes were also found on the side of the water, according to ANP. Boating traffic in the area was halted for a time. 

Crime scene tape
Feb 20 '18 07:55

The body of a woman was found in a home on Kraaijenbergstraat in Hattem on Monday evening. The police believe she was killed in a crime. A man was arrested in the home on suspicion of involvement in the woman's death, the Gelderland police said on Twitter.

No details were released about the identity of the victim or the suspect. The police also didn't say how the woman died, or whether she and the man knew each other.

The police closed down the home for forensic investigation. According to NOS, police officers also spoke to local residents. 

Forensic investigators at the scene of a murder
Feb 19 '18 13:10

A body was found in a home on Van Zuijlenware in Zwolle on Saturday while the police searched the home as part of a missing person investigation. The police have not confirmed the identity of the victim. But the victim's family told De Stentor that it is indeed the 38-year-old man that went missing in Zwolle on February 7th. 

Crime scene
Feb 19 '18 08:23

A 23-year-old man was found dead in the Dommel river in Eindhoven on Sunday morning. Family members identified him as Nixon Kareth from Boekel to Eindhovens Dagblad. He is the second person to be found dead in the Dommel in less than a week.

Kareth went out with some friends in Eindhoven on Saturday night. At one point he and a friend went outside on Stratumseind and lost sight of each other, according to the newspaper. Around 4:00 a.m. on Sunday, a passerby saw a man lying in the water near the Van Abbemuseum and told Kareth's friend about it.

Forensic investigators at a crime scene
Feb 12 '18 15:50

A 46-year-old woman was found dead in her home on  Baron van Asbeckweg in Warfhuizen, Groningen on Sunday afternoon. She was killed in a crime, the police confirmed on Monday. Her 32-year-old boyfriend was arrested in the home, RTV Noord reports.

A spokesperson for the police told the broadcaster that the arrested man is known to the police, which usually means that the suspect has some kind of criminal record.

The police are doing forensic investigations in and around the home. So far nothing was revealed about how the woman died.

 

Crime scene
Feb 8 '18 08:04

A body was found on the beach in Zoutelande, Zeeland on Wednesday evening. The police believe they know who the victim is, but will not say anything about the victim's identity until the next of kin were informed, the Telegraaf reports.

The police does not connect the victim to any "known missing persons" cases, a spokesperson said to the newspaper. The body was found just before 7:00 p.m.

gele-politiejas
Feb 2 '18 12:48

The Rijksrecherche is investigating the death of a 39-year-old man in Waddinxveen on Friday morning in an incident in which the police were involved, the Public Prosecutor announced. What happened, is not clear.

detail-afzetlint
Feb 2 '18 07:20

A body was found on Scheveningen beach in Den Haag around 9:30 p.m. on Thursday. The identity of the victim is not yet known. The police are investigating, AD reports.

The body was found near the Zuiderstrandtheater parking lot. The police believe the body washed ashore. How the victim died is unclear.

Jip Jurg
Feb 1 '18 15:40

The police arrested a 27-year-old man from Schiedam in connection with the death of Jip Jurg from Rotterdam. The 32-year-old man got into a fight during the early hours of Saturday morning and was found dead in his home on Sunday. Autopsy revealed that he died of internal injury, the police said in a statement.

Jip's father called emergency services on Sunday after finding his son unconscious. When first responders arrived at the scene, he was already dead. The police launched an investigation to find out what Jip's last hours looked like.

ambulancebroeders-en-agent-bij-incident
Jan 26 '18 09:29

The body of a man was found in a car at the crossing of Brinkstraat and Palembangstraad in Enschede early on Friday morning, the Enschede police reported on Twitter. Investigators are at the scene.

According to newspaper Tubantia, the car, a green Renault Laguna, stood in the middle of the street when the body was found. A forensic investigation was launched at the scene around 3:00 a.m.

Police
Jan 24 '18 11:40

Two people were found dead in a home on A. Le Notrelaan in the Noord-Holland town of Velserbroek on Tuesday night. The police are investigating.

The police are still working on identifying the victims, the Kennemerland police said on Twitter. So far no information was released about how they died.

A neighbor told Haarlems Dagblad that a Syrian family with one child lives in the home. A number of bystanders reported hearing shots fired. According to the Telegraaf, one of the victims was found on the home's balcony. 

Remon Bruinsma
Jan 1 '18 15:50

A body found in the water of the Noordersingel in Leeuwarden is that of 18-year-old student . Missing for a month, the search for the man focused on the Frisian capital city’s canals, not far from the Monday afternoon discovery.

Holiday resorts in Taurito on Gran Canaria
Dec 18 '17 07:18

The Spanish police are investigating the death of a Dutch woman on the island of Gran Canaria, one of the Spanish Canary Islands. The woman was found dead next to the swimming pool of a vacation villa on Sunday morning, the Telegraaf reports.

The villa is located in Taurito, a tourist town on the southwest coast of the island. Emergency services responded to the villa around 10:15 a.m. The woman's partner, an Irish man, was taken in for questioning, but quickly released again. 

Crime scene
Dec 4 '17 12:30

The body of a 30-year-old man from Newcastle was found in the water of the Afrikahaven in Amsterdam on Sunday evening. The British man has been in the Noordzeekanaal on November 19th, Het Parool reports.

Forensic investigators at a crime scene
Dec 1 '17 11:30

The bodies of two people were found in a home in the sparsely populated farming town of Vlagtwedde on Friday. The police responded to the home in the Groningen town after receiving a report about a disturbed man, NOS reports.

The responding officer called in a SWAT team when no one opened the home's door. Inside two bodies were found. 

A gravel quarry
Nov 29 '17 10:20

After a long search, emergency found and recovered the body of a 42-year-old Dutch man from a mountain of gravel in Germany, just across the border from Dinxperlo. Four men were c while working on the Kieswerk Breels excavation site on Tuesday. Two were rescued with only minor injuries. One is still missing, AD reports.

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