The National Public Prosecutors’ Office (Landelijk Parket) focuses on international forms of organised crime and crime that undermines society, such as human trafficking, terrorism, drug trafficking, money laundering related to organised crime, international war crimes, child pornography, child sex tourism and cybercrime. These serious, and often invisible, forms of crime damage the fabric of society and therefore require a coordinated approach involving partners both within and outside the Public Prosecution Service.
MH17-investigation requests Russian military to share information
02-09-2021 | 10:42
The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that conducts the criminal investigation into the downing of flight Malaysia Airlines MH17 ...
Amendments in MH17 prosecution team
09-08-2021 | 12:43
Some amendments are taking place in the team of the public prosecutors of the MH17 trial. Attorney General B. (Birgit) van ...
Dutch prosecutor demands 27 years jail in war crimes case for Syrian living in the Netherlands
02-07-2021 | 15:26
27 years imprisonment. The Netherlands Public Prosecution Service demanded a high prison sentence in a case against a Syrian man ...
Coordinated action cuts off access to VPN service used by ransomware groups
30-06-2021 | 13:00
This week, law enforcement and judicial authorities in Europe, the US and Canada have seized the web domains and server ...
ABN AMRO pays EUR 480 million on account of serious shortcomings in money laundering prevention
19-04-2021 | 07:30
ABN AMRO Bank NV (ABN AMRO) has accepted a settlement of EUR 480 million offered by the Netherlands Public Prosecution Service ...
Rwandan Genocide: suspect arrested in The Netherlands
26-10-2020 | 17:00
Monday 26 October the International Crimes Unit of the Dutch police arrested a 71-year old Rwandan man. Rwanda has requested his ...