Nov 15 '16 08:03

Two suspects arrested after a fatal shooting in Amsterdam on Friday night, were released again on Monday, the Public Prosecutor announced. They are still considered suspects, but at this stage there is no evidence that they fired any shots, the Prosecutor said, according to Het Parool.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. on Friday in front of shisha cafe Atlas on Ten Katestraat. 18-year-old Naoufal Mohammadi was killed. Two other men, age 22 and 24 both from Amsterdam, were slightly injured. They were treated in hospital and were sent home on Saturday.

Naoufal Mohammadi, killed in a shooting on Ten Katestraat in Amsterdam on 11 Nov 2016
Nov 14 '16 15:00

The Huygens College in Amsterdam held a minute of silence on Monday for 18-year-old Naoufal Mohammadi, who was killed in a shooting on Ten Katestraat on Friday. The school also set up a room with a commemorative book in which friends and acquaintances can write a message to Naoufal's family, Het Parool reports.

Nov 9 '16 10:32

The building of housing association Ymere in Haarlem was the target of a shooting during the early hours of Tuesday morning. The windows of the building on Jetty Velustraat were hit by several bullets around 3:00 a.m., the Telegraaf reports.

The police are investigating. So far no arrests were made. No one was injured. 

According to the Telegraaf, the building was also targeted in a shooting last week.

Nov 9 '16 09:44

The police arrested four people suspected of involvement in a fatal shooting in Rotterdam in July. A 35-year-old man from Rotterdam was killed, ANP reports.

Two men from Amsterdam, age 23 and 19 years, were arrested in Dordrecht on Tuesday. They are suspected of manslaughter and murder, according to te police. Two other suspects were arrested earlier - a 24-year-old man from Amsterdam and a 28-year-old man without a fixed address. What they are suspected of is unclear.

Nov 8 '16 14:00

The police arrested a 23-year-old man in Amsterdam on Monday on suspicion of involvemet in a shooting at coffeeshop DNA on Achillesstraat in Zuid. Narcotics and cash were confiscated in the arrest, Het Parool reports.

Nov 1 '16 13:40

Restaurant Greenhouse Kitchen on Haarlemmerstraat in Amsterdam was closed down by order of Mayor Eberhard van der Laan following a shooting at the restaurant early on Monday morning. The restaurant is closed indefinitely "in the interest of public order", according to the notice stuck to its door, AD reports. 

Oct 31 '16 14:35

The police arrested three men and two women in a cafe on Bergewg on Sunday morning in connection with a shooting. Several local residents reported hearing gunshots and seeing people fleeing into the cafe, the police said in a statement.

The reports started coming in at the police station around 5:30 a.m. on Sunday. Officers carefully approached the cafe on the corrner of Bergweg and Vijverhofstraat, but due to the closed shutters, could not make out what was going on inside.

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Oct 31 '16 13:20

Multiple shots were fired at restaurant Greenhouse Kitchen on Haarlemmerstraat in Amsterdam during the early hours of Monday morning. The police cordoned off the area for invstigation. No one was in the restaurant when the shooting happened and as far as is known, no one got hurt, Het Parool reports.

A local resident reported hearing gun shots on the street around 3:30 a.m. The police investigated, but saw nothing suspicious. Only when an employee opened the restaurant's front door on Monday morning, were two bullet holes found in the window.

Police at the scene of a shooting on Nijerodeweg in Amsterdam, 28 Oct 2016
Oct 28 '16 13:00

The Amsterdam police arrested one suspect on Friday morning after shots were fired in an aparment on Nijerodeweg in Buitenveldert. As far as is known, no one was injured, Het Parool reports.

According to the newspaper, the neighbors called the police when they heard gun shots. It is not clear how many shots were fired.

The shooting happened near a Jewish school, but is not connected to the school, according to the police and the school. 

The police are at the scene in large numbers. 

Shooting at Green Place coffeeshop on Kloveniersburgwal in Amterdam, 27 Sept 2016
Oct 27 '16 09:22

The police released footage of a shooting at Green Palace coffeeshop on Kloveniersburgwal in late September in the hopes that information from the public may lead to an arrest. The shooting happened at 4:15 a.m. on September 27th.

The footage show a man driving up on a gray scooter from the direction of the Nieuwmarkts. He pulls a gun from his bag and starts shooting. Something seems to be wrong with the gun and e calmly takes the time to solve the problem and resume his shooting.

The coffeeshop was hit at least once. It was closed at the time and no one was injured.

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Oct 25 '16 09:06

Another coffeeshop was the target of an overnight shooting in Amsterdam. At least three shots were fired at coffeeshop Vondel on Overtoom during the early hours of Tuesday morning, AT5 reports.

The coffeeshop was already closed when the shooting happened. It is unclear whether anyone was still in the building. The police are at the scene investigating.

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Oct 20 '16 13:15

The police believe that six shootings at Amsterdam coffeeshops in less than a year's time may be connected, a spokesperson said to the Telegraaf. According to the police, it is "unlikely" that it involves six separate incidents.

Oct 20 '16 09:53

Coffeeshop Blue Lagoon on Overtoom in Amsterdam was closed down indefinitely by order of Mayor Eberhard van der Laan on Wednesday. This follows the coffeeshop being targeted in a shooting during the early hours of Wednesday morning

Oct 17 '16 07:28

A 22-year-old man was injured in one of two shootings in Rotterdam on Sunday night. A third shooting happened in Utrecht

Oct 14 '16 13:25

Amsterdam politicians are calling for more and better trained police on the streets after four fatal shootings in the city in a week's time

Oct 12 '16 08:50

A 59-year-old Dutch man was shot and killed on the Philippines island of Mindanao on Sunday evening, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed

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Oct 11 '16 13:25

The victim of a fatal shooting near the AMC in Amsterdam-Zuidoost was identified as 24-year-old Isilnando Kammeron by Het Parool. According to the newspaper, Kammeron is a career criminal with a criminal record dating from when he was 13 years old.

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Oct 11 '16 07:34

A man was killed in a shooting near AMC in Amsterdam on Monday night. This is the fifth fatal shooting in Amsterdam this past week.

Oct 10 '16 12:05

The 30-year-old girlfriend of Djordy Latumahina regained consciousness and is no longer in life-threatening danger, the Amsterdam police said on Twitter. She was critically injured in a shooting in Amsterdam on Saturday. Latumahina was killed.

Oct 10 '16 08:58

Two men were killed in separate shootings in Amsterdam-West on Saturday. A 44-year-old man was fatally wounded in a shooting on Jan Evertsenstraat early in the morning. And 31-year-old Djordy Latumahina was gunned down in a parking lot on Koningin Wilhelminaplein in the afternoon.

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Oct 5 '16 07:48

Primary school Horizon in Amsterdam's Osdorp arranged a parents' meeting on Wednesday evening to discuss a shooting near the school on Tuesday

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Oct 4 '16 14:30

A man wounded in a shooting in Osdorp on Tuesday morning was identified as Amsterdam criminal R.S., according to Het Parool. A number of primary school children witnessed the shooting at around 8:40 a.m.

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Oct 4 '16 10:12

A man was wounded in a shooting on Iwan Kantemanplein in Amsterdam's Osdorp on Tuesday morning. Eyewitnesses claim the shooting happened near primary school Horizon

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Sep 27 '16 08:10

One man was killed in a shooting in Arnhem early during the early hours of Tuesday morning Two men were arrested, the police said in a statement


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