War crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity, torture and enforced disappearances: international crimes and offenses of the most serious sort. The Dutch government believes that such crimes must be investigated and the guilty parties brought to justice. The Dutch Police's International Crimes Team, in partnership with the National Public Prosecutors' Office, carries out criminal investigations into international crimes committed by or against Dutch nationals or persons in the Netherlands.
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Syrian man living in the Netherlands accused of torture and sexual violence against Syrian civilians
08-12-2023 | 09:58
A 55-year-old Syrian man was arrested on Friday 8 December 2023 in the Dutch town of Druten in the province of Gelderland, on ...
إلقاء القبض في مدينة آركل على شخص يُعتقد أنه كان قائداً أمنياً في الدولة الإسلامية
17-01-2023 | 09:10
Alleged militia member linked to Syrian regime to remain in custody on suspicion of war crimes
12-08-2022 | 12:13
The 34-year-old man who was arrested in the Dutch town of Kerkrade in May 2022 has appeared for the first time before the Court ...
Alleged militia member associated with Syrian regime arrested in the Netherlands on suspicion of war crimes
24-05-2022 | 12:00
The International Crimes Team of the Dutch police arrested a 34-year-old man in Kerkrade on Tuesday 24 May 2022 on suspicion of ...
Rwandan former army officer suspected of genocide arrested in the Netherlands
13-05-2022 | 09:00
On Wednesday 11 May 2022, on the authority of the National Office of the Netherlands Public Prosecution Service, the ...
Start criminal case on appeal against a man sentenced to life in prison for large-scale war crimes in Ethiopia
01-04-2022 | 00:00
As of April 5, the court of appeal in The Hague will hear a major criminal case involving alleged war crimes committed in ...