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INTERPOL DVI
2nd ASIA
PACIFIC RIM GROUP MEETING

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The German Disaster Victim Identification Team

Hans-Dieter SCHIFFELS 
Detective Chief Superintendent
Head of German Disaster Victim Identification Team
German Federal Office of Criminal Investigations
Bundeskriminalamt (BKA) Wiesbaden

The German Disaster Victim Identification Team:

  • Philosophy

  • Structure

  • National and international operational experiences

History / Background

  • aircrash on Tenerife/Spain in 1972

  • 155 people killed - mainly German tourists

  • 1st DVI operation of German Federal Police

  • Experiences made in Tenerife

  • fast growing mass tourism in the early 70s in Europe / in the world

  • what to do in cases of disasters (in Germany, abroad) ?

  • need for a professional response by German Federal government

  • initial start to establish a national DVI Team (1972)

  • BKA ordered to take responsibility

 

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