There is a bigger network of young Dutch-Moroccan criminals in The Netherlands than previously thought. Not dozens but hundreds of youths are in this web of drug dealers, gunmen, executers and facilitators. This group is tied to at least six executions and several extremely violent robberies in The Netherlands and in Antwerp, according to a police investigation.
Somali pirates serving their sentence in the Netherlands will no longer be able to get released early if they ask for asylum, in the opinion of state secretary Fred Teeven (Justice).
The lawyers for a Somalia born Dutchman who is being held on terrorism charges in a prison in Turkey are fighting his extradition to the US.
Morocco will continue the prosecution of Hamza B., a 26-year-old Moroccan suspected of involvement in the execution of two men in Amsterdam in December 2012.
German police have found the car belonging to a 66-year old woman who was murdered in Tricht last week. Her 29-year old son was sitting in the car.
The Public Prosecution Authority in the Netherlands will leave the prosecution of the 35-year old Aydan C. from Oisterwijk to Canadian authorities.
The internationally sought Milutin G., from Serbia, who is wanted for war crimes committed during the Balkan War in Croatia, has been apprehended in Roosendaal, where he appears to have been living for ten years.
The 40-year old pedophile Pascal G., who was caught in Thailand by crime reporter John van den Heuvel last December, has been sentenced to five years in jail for multiple rapes of his ten-year old step daughter by the court of justice in Leeuwarden.
A 41-year old man has been found guilty of raping his underage step-daughter.
The Netherlands has signed a memorandum of understanding MOU with Rwanda that will allow the kingdom to extradite Rwandan war criminals.
The Netherlands will not request the extradition of the president of Suriname, Desi Bouterse, when he attends Mandela's funeral, because of his immunity. Bouterse was sentenced to eleven years in prison by a Dutch court for cocaine trafficking.