Philipp Schläpfer


Head of Analysis and Coordination for Prevention , City of Zurich, Zurich City Police

Zurich, Switerland


Philipp Schlapfer, a former member of the uniformed police, later the CID, now is responsible for Analysis and Coordination for Prevention meassures. His service ensures, that needs and trends are scouted across all subject areas (violence, property, traffic, schools, religion and culture). The information and findings obtained in this way are analyzed and form the basis for decision-making by the Prevention Commissariat for the prevention efforts of the Zurich City Police. He ensures overall coordination between the individual internal and external services/partners, is responsible for internal training and further education in the field of prevention and takes part in various departmental reports.