Dutch prisoners in foreign detention

Migration and integration / Smuggling

Dutch prisoners in foreign detention

Summary

The number of Dutch prisoners in foreign detention is high, compaired to other countries. This number has risen in recent years. Based on stock taking of the characteristics, backgrounds and motivations of Dutch prisoners, this study seeks to provide insight in the high and increasing numbers in foreign prisons. In addition, the study examines why the number of Dutch prisoners sentenced for drug offences is so high.

Publication data

Author(s):
Miedema, F., Stolz, S.
Organization(s):
WODC, ITS
Place of publication:
Nijmegen
Publisher:
ITS, Radboud University Nijmegen
Year of publication:
2008
ISBN:
90-5554-336-6

Order information

Address:
ITS - Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen
Phone:
024 3653500
Website:
www.its-nijmegen.nl - www.ru.nl/crisiseninterventies/