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  • De Boelelaan 1105, Main Building, 2E-53

    1081 HV Amsterdam

    Netherlands

1989 …2019
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Jaap Timmer is socioloog en verbonden aan de afdeling Bestuurswetenschap & Politicologie. Hij doet sinds 1991 onderzoek naar politie- en veiligheids­vraagstukken in het bijzonder naar vraagstukken van geweld in politiewerk. Timmer geeft onderwijs in de bachelor Bestuur & Organisatie en in de master Besturen van Veiligheid. Hij is gastdocent aan onder meer de Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, de Politieacademie en de Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour. Timmer is lid van de Adviescommissie Gewetensbezwaren en Functie-uitoefening Ambtenaren (AGFA) en van de Raad van Nesteliers, adviesraad van de Commandant der Koninklijke Marechaussee. Hij is daarnaast vrijwillig schaapsherder.

Jaap Timmer is a sociologist at the department of Policitical Science & Public Administration of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. In 1991 he started his research on police and security matters, especially on violence and the use of force in police work. Timmer teaches in the bachelor Public Administration & Organizational Science and in the master Governance of Security. He is a visiting professor at among others the KU, the Netherlands Politie Academy and the Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour. Timmer is a member of the Advisory Council Conscientious Objections and Functioning of Civil Servants and of the Council of ‘Nesteliers’, advisory council to the Commander of the Royal Marechaussee. He is also a voluntary shepherd.

Ancillary activities

  • AGFA | Den Haag | Adviseur | 2013-01-01 - present
  • AGFA | Den Haag | Adviseur | 2013-12-02 - 2016-02-29
  • Staatsbosbeheer | Hoog Buurlo | Medewerker | 2017-01-09 - present

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Education/Academic qualification

Social Sciences, PhD, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Keywords

  • police
  • policing
  • security
  • use of force
  • violence
  • public administration
  • sociology

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police organization Social Sciences
military Social Sciences
terrorism Social Sciences
police Social Sciences
Netherlands Social Sciences
organized crime Social Sciences
value added Social Sciences
Huns Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 1989 2019

Bewapenen boa’s is onlogisch en onverstandig

Timmer, J. S., 6 May 2019

Research output: Online publication or Non-textual formOnline publication or WebsiteProfessional

Open Access

Politiegeweld in zicht

Adang, O., Mali, B. & Timmer, J. S., 16 Feb 2019, In : Tijdschrift voor de politie. 1 2019, p. 22 26 p., 4.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademic

Open Access
File

Politie en krijgsmacht samen in speciale eenheden voor de politietaak

Timmer, J. S., Jun 2018, In : Justitiële Verkenningen. 44, 3, p. 75-92 18 p., 5.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
police organization
military
terrorism
police
Netherlands

Waar is het lokaal democratisch toezicht op de politie?

Timmer, J. S., 13 Apr 2018

Research output: Online publication or Non-textual formOnline publication or WebsiteProfessional

Open Access
Mate
Police
Rapport

Ambtsinstructie voor de politie, de Koninklijke marechaussee en andere opsporingsambtenaren

Timmer, J. S. & van der Steeg, M., 2017, Openbare Orde en Veiligheid. Tekst & Commentaar. Vijfde druk. Muller, E. R., Brainich, E. T., Brouwer, J. G. & Schilder, A. E. (eds.). Deventer: Wolters Kluwer, p. 1173-1240 67 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Activities 1998 2019

  • 60 Lecture / Presentation
  • 7 Membership
  • 2 Expert meeting

Arrestatieteams en politiegeweld

J.S. Timmer (Speaker)
10 Apr 2019

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional

Gepast geweld

J.S. Timmer (Speaker)
5 Mar 2019

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional

DebateCONTROLE ALT DELETE #6 WHAT’S GOING ON?!?

J.S. Timmer (Participant)
28 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventExpert meetingSocietal

Rondetafelgesprek over de geweldsaanwending door opsporingsambtenaren (Kamerstuk 34641), Vaste Commissie Justitie & Veiligheid

J.S. Timmer (Participant)
16 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventExpert meetingSocietal

File

Rijksrecherche en politiegeweld

J.S. Timmer (Speaker)
16 Apr 2019

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional

Press / Media

Feit of fictie: meer agenten dan ooit

J.S. Timmer

3/10/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

De taser boezemt angst in

J.S. Timmer

21/09/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

’Taseren verwarde mensen werkt niet’

J.S. Timmer

21/09/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Wapenspecialist: Revolver van burgemeester Halsema's man was illegaal

J.S. Timmer

16/09/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment