Opsporing Verzocht

Michel Boer
Oct 11 '17 10:30

The Dutch police put one of the founders of outlaw motorcycle gang Satudarah on the most-wanted list. 52-year-old Michel Boer is wanted for leading a criminal organization involved in arms trafficking, drug trafficking, violence and extortion, NOS reports.

Dutch police sign
Oct 4 '17 17:30

A woman found dead in her Amstelveen home on September 19th was identified as 50-year-old Wioletta Rogozinska. The police believe she was murdered, was revealed in Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday night. 

Rogozinska worked from Amstelveen as an independent cleaner with different customers. She was last seen on Monday, September 18th, around noon. 

Last selfie Anne Faber took before disappearing on 29 Sept 2017, believed to be taken in Baarn
Oct 4 '17 09:11

On Tuesday night television program Opsporing Verzocht paid attention to the disappearance of 25-year-old Anne Faber from Utrecht. She went missing while cycling on Friday. During and after the broadcast, the police received dozens of tips about the young woman. All tips will be investigated, RTL Nieuws reports.

Dutch police sign
Sep 5 '17 09:35

The judiciary is offering a 20 thousand euros reward for the tip that leads to the solving of an assassination in The Hague on April 17th, RTL Nieuws reports. A 39-year-old man from Houten was gunned down while sitting in a car in the parking lot of a gym on Sylvain Poonstraat. 

Sarah Kolenberg
Aug 31 '17 09:39

The police arrested a 48-year-old man from Enschede on suspicion of involvement in the death of Sarah Kolenberg. The 40-year-old salsa dancer was found murdered in her Enschede home on Sunday, AD reports. 

The suspect's house was searched an the police seized a number of items for investigation. The arrest was made on Tuesday night, but the police only announced it late on Wednesday.

Police officers question people on the Antoine Platekade in Rotterdam, where the body of a baby was found in a rubbish bag hidden among some bushes on 3 Aug 2017
Aug 30 '17 08:22

A baby that was found dead in a rubbish bag near the Luxor Theater in Rotterdam on August 3rd, has Asian roots, the police revealed on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday night. A DNA investigation revealed that the baby boy's mother originally came from Asia, though exactly where in Asia is not yet clear. "For the sake of clarity: the mother may live in the Netherlands, but has her roots in Asia", the police said. 

Two gunmen sought in the murder of Johan van Boxtel on Memlincstraat in Eindhoven, 7 May 2017
Jul 19 '17 13:00

The Judiciary is offering a reward of 20 thousand euros for the tip that leads to the arrests of the perpetrators who murdered Eindhoven man Johan van Boxtel early in May. The police are looking for two perpetrators, shown in surveillance camera footage on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

Police officer looking for witnesses
Jun 21 '17 17:10

The police are still struggling to identify a man found murdered in Roosendaal last week. Photos of the victim were therefore released in the hopes information from the public may help find this man's identity.

The man's body was found hidden under a tarp on Turfvaartsestraat last week Wednesday. An autopsy on his body on Friday revealed that he was murdered.  

Police
Jun 14 '17 07:38

The police are trying to identify a man found killed in the sea in Noordwijk on Friday. Days of investigation failed to reveal who the man is, so the police showed a photo of him on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

The body was spotted by kite surfers near Langevelderslag around 3:45 p.m. on Friday, June 9th. According to the police, the man was a victim of  crime.

Ditch in which Savannah Dekker's body was found, on industrial terrain De Kronkels in Bunschoten, 4 May 2017
Jun 7 '17 07:51

The police are looking for witnesses in the investigation into 14-year-old Savannah Dekker's death in Bunschoten. The girl was found killed in a ditch on an industrial terrain in Bunschoten on Thursday. Investigators specifically want to talk to anyone who saw Savannah on her bicycle after she disappeared from home on Thursday, June 1st, the police said on Opsoring Verzocht on Tuesday. The bicycle was found the same day in nearby Hoogland. 

Esther Paul, found murdered on the shore of the Veluwemeer near Biddinguizen on 30 Apr 2017
May 24 '17 13:40

A body found washed ashore in the Veluwemeer on April 30th was identified as 43-year-old Esther Paul from Almere, the police announced on Opsporing Verzoct on Tuesday. She was connected to the criminal world, related to cannabis in particular, but the police can't yet say whether her criminal past is connected to her murder, the Gelderlander reports.

Veluwemeer in Biddinghuizen Flevoland Netherlands
May 23 '17 12:15

Esther Paul, the woman whose body was found in the Veluwemeer on April 30th, was in hiding at a campsite in Biddinghuizen a few days before her death. The police would not comment on why the 43-year-old woman from Almere was in hiding, but can say that she was still alive around 5:00 p.m. on April 29th. The case will be discussed on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday, AD reports.

Suspect sought in assassination of crime writer Martin Kok, 8 Dec 2016
Apr 12 '17 07:45

Crime writer Martin Kok was gunned down at sex club Boccaccio in Laren on December 8th last year. A few hours before that he unwittingly survived another attack in Amsterdam. Footage the police released of this first attempted assassination shows a gunman running up to Kok. He tries to shoot the crime writer, but nothing happens and he runs away.

Police officers on the street
Apr 4 '17 11:58

The perpetrators who kidnapped a 37-year-old Rotterdam man in Amstelveen last month, cut off one of his fingers, the police announced on Tuesday. The case will be discussed on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday evening, RTL Nieuws reports.

On March 9th masked men dragged the Rotterdam man out of his car in a parking lot in Amstelveen, forced him into another car and drove off with him. Later that night he was found wounded on a street in Leiden. 

Suspects sought in the assassination of Djordy Latumahina, 8 Oct 2016
Mar 29 '17 08:07

The police are still searching for two gunmen and a getaway driver in the murder of Amsterdam DJ and party organizer Djordy Latumahina on October 8th last year, the police said on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

Jan Majdanski, stabbed to death in Amsterdam's Oosterpark 3 March 2017
Mar 8 '17 12:20

The man who was stabbed to death at a known meeting place for gay men in Amsterdam's Oosterpark on Friday was 33-year-old Jan Majdanski from Poland, the police announced on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday. Majdanski was openly gay and lived in Rotterdam.

The police also revealed that they are considering other scenarios in addition to a mugging gone wrong. It is possible that Majdanski was killed because of his sexual orientation or trouble in a relationship. 

Police officers on the street
Mar 1 '17 11:55

The Amsterdam police received 10 useful tips in an investigation into three attacks on a young woman on Oude IJsselstraat in the Rivierenbuurt last year, Het Parool reports. 

One of three young men wanted for an aggravated assault on a gay couple on Amsterdam's Ruijterkade, 16 Oct 2016
Feb 15 '17 07:56

The police released surveillance camera footage of a gay couple being assaulted on the Ruijterkade in Amsterdam in October last year. Investigators hope that information from the public may lead to the perpetrators being arrested, they said on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

Police
Feb 8 '17 12:55

The police believe that a hair stylist who was set on fire in Enschede last week may have been mistaken for someone else, officers said on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday. The man took ownership of the hair salon only five weeks ago. 

Arrest
Nov 30 '16 17:35

The police arrested a 29-year-old man from Groningen on Tuesday on suspicion of aggravated assault on a prostitute in 2008. This investigation was recently reopened after a new development in the case, GIC reports.

On October 22nd, 2008 a 21-year-old prostitute was violently assualted by a client. The woman was beaten several times with an unknown object. She sustained a serious head wound and a shattered figner. After attacking her, the perpetrator ran off with the money she had earned that day.

Police officer and sniffer dog search a wooded area
Nov 24 '16 08:03

The Dutch authorities offered a reward of 15 thousand euros for information that leads to the resolution of the case surrounding the murder of 51-year-old Susanna Boon from Amsterdam. Boon's body was found in woods near Nunspeet on March 29th after she went missing on January 8th. 

Police at the scene of a fatal shooting on Ten Katestraat in Amsterdam on 11 Nov 2016. Nouafal Mohammadi was killed
Nov 23 '16 07:53

The police are looking for an Asian man in connection with a shooting on Ten Katenstraat on November 11th in which 18-year-old Naoufal Mohammadi was killed. His case was discussed on detection program Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday night.

Naoufal Mohammadi, killed in a shooting on Ten Katestraat in Amsterdam on 11 Nov 2016
Nov 22 '16 15:40

The police believe that 18-year-old Naoufal Mohammadi, killed in a shooting on Amsterdam's Ten Katestraat, was an innocent bystander who was hit by a stray bulle fired in a street fight between several other men. His case will be discussed on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday night.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. on Friday, November 11th near a shisha lounge on Ten Katestraat. Mohammadi died at the scene. Two other men, aged 22 and 24 years, sustained minor injuries.

jail
Nov 4 '16 11:30

Frank S. did the "classy" thing when he decided to turn himself in for the murder of Alex Wiegmink 13 years after the fact, S.' neighbor, who drove him to the police station, said to AD.

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