About Dr. Daniel H. Heinke
Dr. Daniel H. Heinke serves as Chief of Detectives and Director, State Bureau of Investigation at the Bremen State Police, Bremen, Germany.
He concurrently serves as an Adjunct Professor for criminal law, criminal procedure, and interdisciplinary terrorism studies at the Institute for Police and Security Research, University of Applied Sciences in Public Administration Bremen, Germany, as a Visiting Professor for counter-terrorism at the German Police University, Münster, Germany, as Military Professor (Reserve) for counter-terrorism at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, and as Associate Fellow at the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR), King's College London, UK.
Prior professional experience includes service as senior executive at the state Ministry of the Interior, Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, Germany, as a state prosecutor (special prosecutor for homicide investigations), and as a military police officer.
He holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel (Res), Military Police, German Armed Forces Reserve.
In addition to his own publications his work has been cited in various regional and national German media (including Weser-Kurier, tageszeitung, BILD, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Die Zeit, Die Welt, Der Spiegel, Radio Bremen, ARD, ZDF, Deutsche Welle) and the BBC.
|Present||Adjunct Professor, University of Applied Sciences (Public Administration) Bremen, Germany ‐ Department of Police Studies|
|Present||Associate Fellow, King's College London ‐ International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR)|
|Present||Chief of Detectives and Director, State Bureau of Investigation, Bremen Police ‐ Criminal Investigations Branch|
|Present||Visiting Professor, German Police University|
Criminal Law, Criminology, Counter Terrorism, and International Security
Honors and Awards
- US International Visitor Leadership Program (Counterterrorism) 2011
Chief of Detectives and Director, State Bureau of Investigation
Polizei Bremen (Bremen Police)
In der Vahr 76
Contributions to Books (5)
Contribution to Book
Germany's Returning Foreign Fighters and What to Do About ...
Returnees: who are they, why are they (not) coming back and how should we deal with them? Assessing policies on returning foreign terrorist fighters in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands (2018)
The contingent of persons who left Germany for Syria or Iraq out of an Islamist motivation, their possible return to ...
Contribution to Book
Who leads and who does what? Multi-agency coordination, community engagement ...
Resilient Cities. Counterin Violent Extremism at Local Level. (2017)
Combating violence promoting extremism has to be done following a holistic, full-spectrum, joint and combined multi-agency approach - on the ...