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Forensic team performs a trace evidence investigation at a crime scene
Apr 26 '18 14:20

The victim of a fatal shooting in the Noord-Brabant town of Schijndel on Wednesday evening, is Daan Hoef from Erp, according to various Dutch news sources. The 26-year-old man had an extensive criminal record, and was suspected of involvement in a fatal stabbing in 2015, AD reports.

Police at the scene of a fatal shooting on Aagje Dekenstraat in Schijndel, 25 April 2018
Apr 26 '18 07:20

A man was killed in a shooting on Aagje Dekenstraat in the Noord-Brabant town of Schijndel on Wednesday evening. The police are investigating exactly what happened. So far no arrests were made.

The police responded to the scene around 7:15 p.m. The critically injured man was found lying near a car. First responders tried to resuscitate him, but it was to no avail. He died on the spot.

Local residents told Omroep Brabant that multiple shots were fired. The shooting happened in the residential neighborhood while many kids were still playing outside. 

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Apr 23 '18 10:30

Shots were fired on a home in a caravan park on Welschapsedijk in Eindhoven on Sunday night. The police are investigating what exactly happened.

The shooting was reported to the police around 11:30 p.m. No one was injured, the police said on Twitter. So far no arrests were made.

According to Eindhovens Dagblad, around 10 shots were fired at the window of a home in the front part of the caravan park. Forensic investigators are looking for trace evidence at the scene. Police officers are also talking to local residents.

Crime scene tape
Apr 23 '18 07:50

A 34-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting on Rijksweg Zuid in Geleen on Sunday morning. He died of his injuries in hospital later that day. A woman was also injured. She was allowed to leave the hospital on Sunday afternoon, NU.nl reports.

The incident happened around 7:00 a.m. on the street of the Limburg city. Multiple shots were fired in front of a house on Rijksweg Zuid, after which the suspects fled in the car. The getaway car was found in nearby Brunssum. Two suspects were arrested, and more arrests may follow, the police said according to the newspaper. 

Police officer looking for witnesses
Apr 20 '18 07:31

A 19-year-old man was injured in a shooting in Vlaardingen on Thursday night. The police are looking for four suspects, ANP reports.

The shooting happened on Dirk de Derdelaan. An air ambulance was dispatched to the scene around 11:15 p.m. The victim himself called the police, a police spokesperson said to the news wire.

Exactly what happened is not yet clear. The police are investigating and talking to witnesses. 

2008 BMW M3 E92 in Dutch police livery
Apr 16 '18 07:17

The police fired warning shots during a confrontation with an unknown number of suspects on the parking lot of a retirement home on  Nigtevechthof in Amsterdam Zuidoost on Sunday night. Four suspects were arrested after a chase. No one was injured, the police said on Twitter.

Local residents called the police to report shots fired around 10:00 p.m. Witnesses told AT5 that a total of eight shots were fired, six of which happened in quick succession. The police can not yet say whether there was an actual shooting.

gele-politiejas
Apr 13 '18 12:50

Jesse D. wanted to commit 'suicide by cop' when he walked around with a toy gun in the center of Doetinchem in August last year, was revealed in the court in Zutphen on Friday. The 22-year-old man was shot three times by the police, but survived the incident, De Gelderlander reports.

The Prosecutor demanded 258 days in prison and institutionalized psychiatric treatment with conditions against the man on Friday. 

Crime scene tape
Apr 12 '18 10:30

A man was shot in killed in the Eindhoven residential neighborhood Strijp on Thursday morning. A passerby found the victim in a car parked on Den Bult street and called the police around 8:00 a.m., AD reports.

Emergency services, including an air ambulance, were deployed to the scene immediately, but the man could not be saved. He died at the scene. 

The body was found in a classic Mercedes. A glass was found on the ground, next to the passenger side of the car, according to the newspaper. 

Apr 10 '18 15:50

A short video surfaced that shows a shooting in a sisha lounge in The Hague on Sunday in which a 17-year-old boy was killed. The video was filmed by another visitor to the sisha lounge, RTL Nieuws reports.

The boy got into a fight with other visitors to the sisha lounge on Laan van Meerdervoort during the early hours of Sunday morning, according to the police. Shots were fired and the teenager was hit. He was rushed to hospital, where he died of his injuries on Monday.

The police are investigating what happened and call on witnesses to come forward.

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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.

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Apr 9 '18 09:55

A 26-year-old man from Amsterdam was seriously injured in a stabbing at a beach party in Bloemendaal on Sunday night. One suspect was arrested.

The stabbing happened at the beach entrance to the boulevard on Zeeweg around 11:30 p.m., Het Parool reports The victim was rushed to hospital in a helicopter. The police arrested a 24-year-old man from Almere.

About an hour before the stabbing, the police also responded to the beach party after a report of shots fired. 

The police are investigating. 

collegas-op-straat
Apr 5 '18 14:20

A man was injured at a gun range on Lijnbaansgracht in Amsterdam on Wednesday. He did not properly follow the shooting instructions and accidentally shot himself, a police spokesperson confirmed to NU.nl.

The victim was taken to hospital, where his injuries were treated. How seriously the man is hurt, is not clear.

The police did an investigation at the scene and concluded that this was an accident, not a deliberate shooting. 

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Apr 3 '18 14:50

Multiple shots were fired in a home on Goudbalpad in Amsterdam Noord on Sunday night in what the police believe was an attempted robbery, a police spokesperson confirmed to ANP.

What exactly happened is not clear. According to Het Parool, armed men followed a family into their garage when they came home. There was a scuffle between one of the residents and the intruders, and a man got hit on the head with a pistol. A number of shots were fired and the intruders fled.

It is not clear whether anyone was hit by bullets. The police are investigating. 

aanhouding-op-straat
Apr 3 '18 08:50

A shooting on a parking lot on Leuvensbroek in Nijmegen left one person injured. Two suspects were arrested, Tubantia reports.

The shooting happened around 6:00 p.m. on Monday. The victim was not seriously injured, a spokesperson for the police told the newspaper. 

The police closed down a shopping center in the neighborhood with crime scene tape, and a police helicopter was seen flying over the neighborhood for some time. 

Crime scene tape
Apr 3 '18 08:10

The city of Amsterdam closed two cafes indefinitely following shootings at both cafes during the early hours of Monday morning. The municipality is known to close businesses targeted in shootings, in order to limit the risk for surrounding residents, Het Parool reports.

detail-afzetlint
Apr 2 '18 12:30

Four shots were fired at a cafe in the Geuzenfeld neighborhood in Amsterdam Nieuw-West around 5:00 a.m. on Monday, local residents told RTL Nieuws.

No one was injured - the cafe was empty at the time of the shooting. 

As far as is known, this shooting is not related to another shooting at a cafe in De Pijp earlier on Monday morning. Two persons were seriously injured in that shooting. One underwent surgery, the other received treatment in hospital, according to the broadcaster. 

collegas-op-straat
Apr 2 '18 07:15

Two people were seriously injured in a shooting in the Amsterdam neighborhood of De Pijp. Multiple shots were fired, the police said on Twitter.

The police reported the shooting around 1:00 a.m. on Monday morning. It happened on Van Ostadestraat. The victims were taken to a hospital in the city. The police closed the area around the shooting and launched an investigation.

Henk Baum shot dead in his car on Rijksweg in Schaijk, 22 March 2018
Mar 23 '18 07:31

A man with a criminal record was shot and killed in the Noord-Brabant town of Schaijk on Thursday afternoon. Two boys on bicycles found the critically injured man in his car on Rijksweg around 3:00 p.m., he was shot shortly before that, the police said in a statement. Omroep Brabant identifies the victim as 51-year-old Henk Baum from Nistelrode. He died at the scene. 

gele-politiejas
Mar 19 '18 16:30

Three police officers involved in shooting an aggressive man to death in Purmerend in September last year, will not be prosecuted. The Public Prosecutor concluded that they were allowed to use their firearms because the suspect posed an acute threat, NOS reports.

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Mar 19 '18 15:50

Vladyslav Voloshyn, an Ukrainian military pilot blamed by Russia for shooting down flight MH17, has died. He was killed by gunshots, Ukrainian media report, quoting the local police.

According to Ukrainian media outlet NikVesti, the 29-year-old pilot committed suicide in his apartment in Mykolaiv while his family was at home. They heard a gunshot and called the emergency services. Voloshyn was rushed to hospital, but died of his injuries. Rumors of assassination since the report was published alternately accuse both Russia and Ukraine of pulling the trigger.

Mar 16 '18 13:00

A man shot on Piet Mondriaanstraat in Amsterdam Niew-West on Thursday evening, died of his injuries. The police have not yet identified him, though local residents say he was a 19-year-old boy, Het Parool reports.

The shooting happened around 10:15 p.m., near the crossing with Jan Tooropstraat. The victim was found in front of one of the homes io the street. He was unconscious.

detail-afzetlint
Mar 16 '18 08:16

At least 20 shots were fired at coffeeshop De Jungle on Kromstraat in Oss, Noord-Brabant during the early hours of Friday morning. The coffeeshop was closed at the time, and as far as is known, no one was injured, Omroep Brabant reports.

The police responded to the scene around 3:30 a.m. Officers found multiple bullet holes in the coffeeshop's roller shutter.

The area around the coffeeshop was closed down and the police are investigating.

A burnt out BMW was found on De Louwstraat in Schaijk some time later. Whether this is related to the shooting is not yet clear. 

collegas-op-straat
Mar 16 '18 07:25

Amsterdam was rocked by two shootings within hours of each other. A man was seriously injured in a shooting in Amsterdam Nieuw-West on Thursday night. The second shooting happened in Amsterdam Noord early on Friday morning. Another man was hurt, the police said on Twitter

Mar 14 '18 11:20

Shots were fired in a residential neighborhood in Rosmalen on Tuesday night. No one was injured, but the police arrested two persons on suspicion of involvement in the shooting, the police said on Twitter.

The shooting happened around 10:20 p.m. on Buskeshoeven. 

Local residents report hearing multiple gunshots and shouting, according to Omroep Brabant. They are not surprised by the shooting.

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