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‘We need to be alert in terms of detecting suspects’ hidden messages’

Hidden messages in seemingly innocent videos, photos, audio or text. Criminals can use these messages to notify others in which ...

News item | 26-07-2022 | 09:00

NFI and University of Applied Sciences Leiden train students to work with Hansken search engine

Nowadays, virtually all criminal investigations involve digital evidence. Investigation services in the Netherlands frequently ...

News item | 08-06-2021 | 12:10

Annual report: NFI to focus on innovation, automation, national and international cooperation, and acceleration

This year, the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) will focus on continued acceleration, automation, national and international ...

News item | 31-05-2021 | 16:44

Hansken digital search engine continues to grow and develop

How to ensure that the Hansken forensic search engine is also ready for the future? The second edition of the Hansken Community ...

News item | 28-04-2021 | 14:12

Smart algorithm lets investigators search through thousands of photographs faster

While investigating serious crimes, the police often confiscate data carriers such as mobile telephones, computers and hard disks ...

News item | 01-04-2021 | 15:58

Investigative services team up to continue Hansken development

The Hansken data analysis platform, which is used in criminal investigations for gaining access to and insights into large ...

News item | 30-07-2020 | 11:16

NFI research method included in FBI DNA databank system

The FBI will be including MixCal6 in its Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) databank software. MixCal6 is a method constructed by ...

News item | 05-02-2020 | 11:21

CEO Leo Zaal has passed away

On Wednesday, 11 September 2019, we received the sad news that Leo Zaal, our Chief Executive Officer, passed away at the age of ...

News item | 11-09-2019 | 14:43

SHUTTLE Call for Tender will be launched on 20th September 2019

The SHUTTLE PCP project will launch its call for tender to support the development of a Scientific High-throughput and Unified ...

News item | 26-08-2019 | 13:51

Grant for project with Rwanda Forensic Laboratory

A project proposal from the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) and the Rwanda Forensic Laboratory (RFL) will receive a grant ...

News item | 19-07-2019 | 13:19