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Dutch arrests after discovery of 'torture chamber' in sea containers

Police raids offer chilling insight into increasingly violent criminal underworldDutch police have arrested six men after discovering sea containers that had been converted into a makeshift prison and sound-proofed “torture chamber” complete with a dentist’s chair, tools including pliers and scalpels and handcuffs, a high-ranking officer announced.Authorities said police conducted the raid before the converted containers could be used and alerted potential victims, who went into hiding.
Source: the guardian

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