Emre Ertan

Experience

You cannot always be motivated but you can be disciplined. Mike Horn

Director – Regional police academy

Mandated by the 3 governments of Fribourg, Jura et Neuchâtel to set up a cross-regional police training center. Supervise activities of both actual colleges in Granges-Paccot/FR and Colombier/NE. Direct workgroups overlooking HR, Legal, Finance, Communication, Equipement & Logistics, Basic training and further Education, Administration.

Deputy Chief Constable

Head of Corporate Services : Human Ressources, Psychological Service, Legal, Finance, Logistics and Infrastructure, Communication and Prevention, IT, Training and Education, Police Training College

Course Director

Course Director for examiners to the Swiss police federal certification.

Commander – Regional Police Academy

Organise, coordinate, direct, administer and represent the school. Cadets are from the Neuchâtel and Jura Cantons and follow a one year program before being presented to the final exams.

Head of Training and Education

In charge of a police training centre. Plan, organise, coordinate and administer the entire training and educational needs of the police force, including crowd control. Member of the board.

Forensic scientist

Activities included: court reporting, technical and scientific investigation on all crime scenes, specialized in fire investigation

Lecturer – Expert witness

Specialized in fire investigation and fire debris analysis as well as Crime Scene Investigation.

Captain

Safety Section of the Military Police

About me

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Winston Churchill
Manager Criminalist Police Officer Training and Education Officer Board Member

Born in Geneva, Switzerland, in 1974, spent my first scholar years in Founex. Federal Maturité at Institut Florimont in 1993. Academic studies at the School of Criminal Science at Lausanne University with a MSc in Forensic Science in 1998 and a PhD in 2009 on Fire Investigation. From 2005 to 2007, President of the Police Union. From 2005 to 2010, training and investigating fire scenes with Dusty, first ever arson dog in Switzerland. From 2008 to 2014, Head of Training and Education for the Neuchâtel State Police, member of the Board as well as Director of a Regional Police Training College. In 2010, accomplished the Chief officer’s course at the Swiss Police Institute. In 2012, completed the Squadron commander course on public disorder management in St. Astier/F. In 2013, obtained a Certificate in Terrorism Studies from the St. Andrews University / Scotland. Since 2014, Deputy Chief Constable of the Neuchâtel State Police. Head of Corporate Services : Human Ressources, Psychological Service, Legal, Finance, Logistics and Infrastructure, Communication and Prevention, IT, Training and Education, Police Training College. In 2014/2015, following the Staff Officer’s course at the Swiss Police Institute

  • Policing
  • Training
  • Management
  • Investigation

Projects

Some of the projects I've worked on

Swiss Police Identification Card

Interflex

Introducing Electronic Planification and Time management for the entire police force

Regional Police Academy

Setting up a police school for the 3 cantons of Jura, Fribourg and Neuchâtel

Dusty

Training an Arson dog and investigating over 300 fire scenes

LIMS

Setting up a Laboratory Information Management System for a police forensic unit

Fire Investigation Equipment

Providing fire investigation and safety equipment for the forensic unit

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