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Geeert Wilders (Source: Wikimedia/Fabio Visconti)
Sep 23 '14 15:10

It is not yet clear when the Public Prosecutor in The Hague will make a decision on the prosecution of PVV leader Geert Wilders.

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Sep 23 '14 10:38

Public prosecutor Frits van Straelen says he is convinced that Mohammed Bouyeri "did not act alone" in killing film maker Theo van Gogh on 2 November 2004. In the television program Dossier EenVandaag, Van Straelen says that the case into Van Gogh's murder "produced frustratingly little."

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Sep 19 '14 16:18

The Public Prosecutor announced on Friday that the taxi driver who was arrested in May because a passenger jumped out of the cab and died, will not be prosecuted.

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Sep 17 '14 16:21

The 39 year old Abdulbaset A, who according to justice caused the fire in the center of Leeuwarden, should receive a six month prison sentence.

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Sep 15 '14 13:03

The Public Prosecutor started a new preliminary investigation into Willem Holleeder on September 10th. The investigation is led by investigating judge SF van Merwijk.

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Sep 12 '14 13:22

One part of the forensic investigation into the MH17 plane crash in the Ukraine focuses on 25 metal fragments that were found on bodies of passengers and baggage.

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Sep 5 '14 15:45

The Public Prosecutor wants the 39 year old Paul A to be sentenced to 16 years in prison for the murder of the three year old boy, Blessing, on April 9th, 2013.

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Sep 2 '14 15:12

The union for Coast Guard personnel (NAPB) reported that the Dutch Coast Guard in the Caribbean part of the kingdom no longer patrols in the territorial waters around Bonaire and Curacao.

Sep 2 '14 08:13

Customs officers found 175 kilograms of cocaine last week, hidden among a banana shipment that had arrived in Rotterdam.

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Aug 26 '14 15:20

A prosecutor has been fired for drinking alcohol during working hours. According to the Central Board of Occupation (the highest court in in staff cases), they have known about the prosecutor's alcohol consumption for some time.

Jul 1 '14 17:34

The Public Prosecutor has called for a twelve year jail sentence in the Zwolle burglary. 23-year-old Evert V is suspected of a fatal break-in in Zwolle that left the occupant the occupant dead.

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Mar 18 '14 12:44

The 48-year old Frank R. from Cuijk in Brabant is being prosecuted for 23 counts of sexual offense against girls between 10 and 17 years of age, five of whom are Belgian. This announcement comes from the public prosecutor Tuesday morning during a pre-trial review in Assen.

Mar 13 '14 06:56

The House of Parliament has known about Teeven's deal in 2000 with drugs baron Cees H. for more than ten years. The then-minister of Justice Benk Korthals was informed at length about the accord by the president of the college of general prosecutors, J. de Wijkerslooth.

Jan 17 '14 14:31

Amsterdam public prosecutor Jolanda de Boer has criticized police and judges approach to pimps, Parool reported.

Jan 8 '14 16:10

The justice ministry snatched €91 million from convicted criminals in 2013, including money, expensive cars and speedboats, Nos reported Wednesday.

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Jan 5 '14 17:06

The Dutch Army is being deployed in Amsterdam Noord to counteract an increase in burglaries there, the mayor said. Speaking on the television program Buitenhof, Mayor Eberhard van der Laan confirmed the Army worked with police in Noord in December, helping to bring burglaries there down 30 to 50 percent.

Nov 17 '13 07:00

The Prosecutor’s Office may have dealt with a bias with cases between against Catholic priests who sexually abused children, prompting an apology from Safety and Justice Minister Ivo Opstelten (VVD).

Oct 24 '13 03:25

The lawsuit against Badr Hari will likely be resumed on January 22nd and 23rd . A spokesman for the prosecution announced Wednesday the prosecution is counting on the examination of the national investigation department to be ready by then.

Oct 10 '13 02:03

An officer wrongly concluded the 17-year-old Rishi instantly died from a police bullet last November in The Hague Hollands Spoor station.

Sep 18 '13 02:16

Two military policemen in training are fired for discriminating an instructor. The two men of 22 and 25 years of age, were suspended since February.

Sep 4 '13 01:48

The ten main suspects, involved in the Quote 500-gang robberies are on trial this week. On Tuesday they faced a sentence of up to 6 years in prison.

Apr 19 '13 16:34

The court in the northern city of Leeuwarden sentenced Jasper S. to 18 years in prison for raping and murdering Marianne Vaatstra in 1999. According to the judge S. was completely sane.

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