Everyone involved in the security around PVV leader Geert Wilders is to undergo a new screening, police chiefs said in a statement on Saturday.

The new probe will involve everyone directly and indirectly linked to Wilders' security with the aim of ensuring 'no fact or situation goes unchecked', police said in a statement.

The statement follows revelations last week about potential security leaks among several officials involved with Wilders' round the clock protection.

Lawyer Peter Plasman has told current affairs show Nieuwsuur that Faris K, the security official arrested last week for leaking information, had not passed on information to a criminal gang as claimed in the media.

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