Netherlands

Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI), The Hague, The Netherlands

Name of institute (national language)
Nederlands Forensisch Instituut (NFI)
Name of institute (English language)
Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI)
Website
www.forensicinstitute.nl
Director
Mr. Kees Möhring, Acting CEO
ENFSI’s permanent representative
Mr. Marcel van der Steen
E-mail
See: www.forensicinstitute.nl
Address
Laan van Ypenburg 6
2490 AA
P.O. Box 24044
The Hague
Netherlands
T: 
+31 70 888 68 67
F: 
+31 70 888 65 50

Characteristics

  • Founded in 1945;
  • Agency of the Ministry of Justice;
  • Accreditation since 1994 based on ISO17025
  • ENFSI member since 1992 (founding member)

Managerial data (2011)

  • Total staff: 545 full time equivalents (fte)
  • Reporting forensic experts: 131
  • Total budget: 75 million euro
  • Budget spent on innovation: 15%
  • Case load: 47.500 cases (products delivered)

Fields of expertise

  • All traditional forensic fields as well as Pathology, Toxicology, Anthropology, Digital Evidence, Scene of Crime and Environmental Analyses