Welcome to the Association of European Threat Assessment Professionals
Association Of European Threat Assessment Professionals - AETAP
AETAP is an international non-profit organization committed to the promotion of research on threat assessment and management, the implementation of tools and structures in relation to the topic and teaching and training professionals in threat assessment and management. Threat assessment and management in AETAP is directed towards prevention of targeted violence and interpersonal violence.
Goals And Objectives
- Organising international conferences on threat assessment for the dissemination of new research, intervention strategies and to provide continued education and networking opportunities.
- Promotion of regional and local workshops on threat assessment.
- Advocacy of structures and facilities based on threat assessment and threat management
Threat management is an international field and we are in close contact with the other taps. In addition to certification, we work closely together and represent our work worldwide.
Mr. Totti Karpela
CEO, Police Sergeant (ret.),
Past AETAP President & International Relations
Mr. Bram van der Meer
Forensic & Investigative Psychologist,
AETAP Quality Standards Committee
Ms. Lieke Bootsma
Investigative Psychologist National Police,
AETAP Newsletter & Research
Mr. Raoul Jaccard
HOD – Psychology at Police Cantonale
AETAP International Relations (french speaking)
Mr. Alain De Preter
Security Advisor and Threat Analyst, ASMA vzw,
AETAP Conference Administration
Dr. Jens Hoffmann
AETAP Honorary Board Member