NHL Stenden Hogeschool

The Dutch Cybersafety Research Group (DCRG) consists of a collaboration of NHL University of Applied Sciences, the Dutch Police Academy and the Open Universiy ot the Netherlands (OUNL).

The group carries out research in the field of:

  • Law Encorcement in Digital Society (the fight against cybercrime as well as police use of digital data and digital technologies).
  • Internet Banking and Security (a multidisciplinary study in which for example computer scientists, lawyers and criminologists cooperate).
  • Youth and Cyber Safety (cyber bullying, sexting and crime).
  • Cyber Crime Victimization (citizens, youth, small and medium enterprises including entrepreneurs without staff)


The groups first priorty in international cooperation is in the field of Law Enforcement in Digital Society and in developing Bachelor or Master education programs.

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Rengerslaan 10
8917 DD Leeuwarden 

Postbus 1080
8900 CB Leeuwarden
+31 (0)58 251 2345