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One dead, two injured in Amsterdam shooting: Police

A shooting in downtown Amsterdam on Friday night left one person dead and two injured, Dutch police said.

Jan 27, 2018, 06:17 AM IST

Dutch police open fire on man with knife at Schiphol airport

"Man at Schiphol shot at by the military police, after he made threats with a knife. Situation safe," the military police said in a tweet. 

Dec 15, 2017, 22:24 PM IST

Dutch police arrest nearly 200 protesting `Black Pete`

Dutch police said Saturday they had arrested nearly 200 people protesting against Black Pete, the sidekick of Dutch Saint Nicholas accused of being a racist stereotype.

Nov 13, 2016, 04:41 AM IST

Dutch police arrest French national suspected of planning attack

The Netherlands was already on heightened alert after Tuesday's airport and metro attacks in Brussels, with security stepped up at airports and train stations and border controls tightened.

Mar 28, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

Five Dutch police suspended after Aruban man`s death

 Five Dutch police officers have been suspended from their duties after a man from the Caribbean island of Aruba died of suffocation following his arrest at a music festival, prosecutors said Wednesday.

Jul 01, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

Dutch police roll up cannabis `crime family`

Dutch police have arrested six family members accused of exporting large amounts of cannabis to France, police said on Tuesday.

Jun 09, 2015, 22:59 PM IST

Knife-wielding man shot dead outside Dutch museum

Dutch police on Sunday shot dead a knife-wielding man who tried to stab pedestrians outside an art museum in the northern city of Groningen.

Jan 26, 2015, 01:05 AM IST

Dutch police find cannabis hot-house in WWII bunker

Dutch police have discovered an illegal cannabis nursery hidden in a World War II bunker, a spokesman said on Sunday.

Jan 04, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

90 arrested during `Black Pete` protests at Dutch kids` fete

 Dutch police on Saturday arrested 90 people protesting for and against the controversial "Black Pete" figure at the start of the traditional gift-giving festival of Saint Nicholas in the central city of Gouda, officials said.

Nov 16, 2014, 00:38 AM IST

Security around MH17 site still `very unstable`: Dutch police

Dutch police heading up the international probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 said on Friday that the situation around the crash site remains perilous despite a small team managing to access the scene.

Aug 02, 2014, 01:32 AM IST

Dead stowaway on plane was Norwegian teen: Police

Dutch police confirmed on Friday that a body found in the undercarriage of a passenger jet at Amsterdam`s Schiphol airport was that of a missing Norwegian teen.

Jun 07, 2014, 01:19 AM IST

Dutch police detain brothers, 5 and 7, after crash

Dutch police briefly detained two brothers aged five and seven who crashed a car after a mile-long joyride.

Jun 22, 2013, 18:38 PM IST

Dutch police arrest Somalis over terrorism plot

The Netherlands is seen as a potential target for militants over Afghan role.

Dec 26, 2010, 10:02 AM IST