Peter R Vries

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Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte famously likes to cycle to and from work in The Hague, frequently on his own. Photograph: Bart Maat/EPA

Personal protection has been tightened around Dutch caretaker prime minister Mark Rutte amid fears that he is being targeted by drugs criminals, follo(...)

Flowers and tributes left for crime reporter Peter R de Vries, at the spot where he was shot in   Amsterdam on July 6th. Photograph: Ramon van Flymen/EPA

Almost a fortnight on from the targeted killing of journalist Peter R de Vries, there’s a growing belief in Dutch society that what it shows is the fr(...)

Dutch crime reporter Peter R De Vries: he was approached by a gunman as he left the studios of broadcaster RTL and shot five times. Photograph: Remko De Waal/ANP/AFP via Getty Images

Peter R De Vries, a Dutch investigative journalist shot in the head at close range in Amsterdam nine days ago, has died of his injuries in hospital. (...)

A secured vehicle at the Schiphol Judicial Complex. Photograph: Robin Van Lonkhuijsen/ANP/AFP via Getty

The trial opened in Amsterdam on Monday of two men accused of murdering the lawyer for the key prosecution witness in a court case involving multiple (...)

Dutch crime reporter Peter R de Vries. Photograph: Remko de Waal/ANP/AFP via Getty

Two men, the alleged gunman and his getaway driver, have been remanded in custody by a court in Amsterdam in connection with Tuesday’s shooting of vet(...)

 Dutch crime reporter Peter R De Vries was shot at close range minutes after he left the studios of broadcaster RTL in central Amsterdam on Tuesday evening. Photograph:  Remko De Waal/ANP/AFP via Getty Images

The Dutch government says it has stepped up surveillance and security in the wake of Tuesday’s shooting of high-profile crime journalist Peter R De Vr(...)

The Amsterdam shooting of Peter R De Vries took place in the vicinity of the Leidseplein, a local hub of restaurants and bars. File photograph: EPA

Dutch investigative journalist Peter R De Vries was fighting for his life in an Amsterdam hospital on Wednesday, more than 24 hours after being shot i(...)