Hack of PGP phones provider leads to a boom in criminal cases

Thanks to a police hack from cryptophone provider EncroChat, a network of laboratories has been dismantled in recent months where the highly addictive drug crystal meth was produced. The police also found millions of euros in cash and intercepted thousands of kilos of cocaine thanks to the police hack in the Netherlands. In the Netherlands […]

Aboutaleb: Racism in app groups of agents goes ‘beyond borders’ | NOW

The racist statements in app groups of Rotterdam agents “went beyond borders in language and text,” Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb wrote in a letter to the city council on Wednesday. The Public Prosecution Service (OM) will examine whether a criminal investigation is involved. The nine agents spoke in the app group about “cancer people”, “cunt Africans” […]

Beach tent holder about approach to nuisance Scheveningen: ‘Nice resolution’

Wednesday, July 1, 2020, 1:48 PM THE HAGUE – Beach tent holder André Triep is cautiously positive about the extra enforcers and agents who are deployed to tackle nuisances in Scheveningen. “It is a good start, a good intention and we will see how it works out in practice,” says Triep, who is also chairman […]

Weinstein makes million settlement with sexual abuse prosecutors

Former film producer Harvey Weinstein has reached a settlement of nearly $ 19 million ($ 16.9 million), potentially ending a major lawsuit over sexual abuse. The attorney general announced this on Tuesday. The deal has yet to be approved by a federal court. The settlement concerns two matters. It is the case brought by the […]

Saakashvili announces judicial and law enforcement reform of Zelensky

President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky decided to create a single body of financial investigations, said Mikhail Saakashvili, head of the executive committee of the National Council of Reforms. According to him, he will replace all law enforcement units involved in economic crimes. Also, the President of Ukraine is ready for a “fundamental” judicial reform to […]

Criminal Jan B. arrested for possession of weapons in Brabant

The convicted criminal Jan B. was arrested on Tuesday at his house in Hulten, Brabant. His lawyer confirms this after reports from the police. According to a police spokesman, B. is suspected of possession of weapons. The criminal investigation department is conducting a major investigation in the area, which is expected to last all day. […]

“Very sour for the Turks, but they have no legal chance”

It has long been a source of frustration for the Turks to have limited entitlement to parts of the Mediterranean under current international law. Much less than the smaller Greek arch-rival, which in fact owns almost all the islands in the Aegean Sea over these waters. Turkish discontent has only intensified as more oil and […]

Missing 7-year-old Martin taken by parents from De Hondsberg (Update Australia)

Martin Florian Den Hertog, 7 years old, is missing. The police are asking for your help! In Australia, the father asked politicians for help against the Dutch government. The Public Prosecution Service has designated the parents as suspects. Martin is missing The police are investigating the whereabouts of 7-year-old Martin Florian Den Hertog. Martin is […]

Ombudsman: Police should be reluctant to use electroshock weapon NOW

National Ombudsman Reinier van Zutphen said on Tuesday that the police should use the electric shock weapon with caution and use it carefully. He recommends this after he received two complaints about the use of the weapon in a mental healthcare institution. The incidents were reported to Van Zutphen in 2018 and concerned two cases […]