Read three articles (in Dutch) about the important role of the community police officer in the Netherlands in the fight against terrorism. Click here for the scientific research documents – media articles published after the terror attacks in Paris november 2015.
More information later on this website. It’s about Location Based Services for Law Enforcement Officers in the field.
From Summer 2020 the BoAcademy delivers a complete new trainingsprogramme for Law Enforcement coördinators, seniors, and neighbourhood officers (in Dutch coördinatoren, senior BOA’s en wijkboa’s). The whole programme is NLQF (European Standard) Certified. More info www.boacademie.nl
De website van de BoAcademie van SEGMENT is eindelijk online. VAZ Global heeft samen met het team van SEGMENT een doorlopende leerlijn ontwikkeld voor de BOA’s, hun teamleiders, clusterhoofden en directeuren Toezicht en Handhaving van alle gemeenten in Nederland. Vanuit zijn expertise als community policing- / gebieds gebonden politie expert levert Marcel Zethoven een belangrijke bijdrage binnen dit programma. Bezoek de BoAcademie via www.boa-academie.nl The…
Article Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security. Community Policing & Augmented Reality. Interview with Marcel Zethoven.
ARPro. About the use of the latest (AR) technology on your smartphone. Sharing the right information at the right moment, -right place, to the right person. More information: firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.innoveermeemetjenv.nl/onderwerpen/innovatie-in-de-praktijk/arpro-augmented-reality-biedt-agenten-de-juiste-info-op-de-juiste-plek
“How the people in my city measure public safety is not on a piece of paper. It’s by what they sense when they open their front door.” Click on this link to read the whole story how recently community policing makes the difference in Cramden.
The last few month there is worldwide interest for the Dutch model of community policing. Click here for an item of Nieuwsuur of NPO (Dutch National Television). Nice insights of the activities of a community police officer in The Netherlands. Item starts at 9.10.
In the first week of April 2016 VAZ Global organized in close collaboration with the Safer Sweden Foundation – Trygarre Sverige a fieldtrip to the Netherlands. We arranged an attractive 4-days programme and all logistics during the trip for more than 30 participants from different kind of Swedish organizations like local government (Stockholm, Goteborg, Malmo, Orebro, Upsalla (and more), Swedish Police, politicians, representatives of housing compagnies,…
Amazing project in The Netherlands (Schiedam). Postmen on duty in the neighbourhood pay extra attention to solid waste and other by-law issues by making pictures of the (unwanted) situation. After embedding of the situation they informe the city services. Read more here.
Since last year the Community Police Officer in the Netherlands (wijkagent) is mentioned in the Policelaw, article 1.1 under J. This makes Community Policing in general and the position of the Community Police Officer in (economic) turbulent times even stronger. Read more here and in our news & articles.