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Fachhochschule Polizei Sachsen-Anhalt
Schmidtmannstraße 86
06449 Aschersleben

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Prof. Dr. Peter Löbbecke
Tel.: +49 (0) 3473 960 438


The Fachhochschule Polizei Sachsen-Anhalt (University of Applied Sciences) is built around a central course of studies that prepares students for positions in the middle management of the state police force. Furthermore, the University is the central institute of further education and training for police officers in the Federal State of Saxony-Anhalt and, to a lesser degree, prepares young people for ordinary police duty.


Apart from its educational tasks, the University has been charged with research into police-related topics. Its four departments have special competencies in the following fields:


- Vocational (police) education and training

- Police vocational socialisation

- Intercultural relationships (with respect to police work)

- Political extremism

- Juvenile crime

- Vocational / workplace stress

- Job selection procedures

- Psychology of police interrogations

- Formation of criminological hypotheses

- Criminal prognostics

- Forensics

- General criminology

- Drugs and drugs investigation

- Police information technology

- Arson

- Public and constitutional law

- Administrative law and criminal dependencies

- Criminal law with an emphasis on investigation


- The Vocational Socialisation of Young Police Officers: A study into the special effects applying to young police officers studying as paid civil servants


- Virtual representation of crime scenes (Development of a Virtual Environment)


- "Ich bin dein Schutzengel" ("I am your Guardian Angel"): Scientific evaluation of a road safety project

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