Jobien Berkouwer

Criminal Profiling

In 2011 Jobien started her own consultancy, advising clients in cases of (anonymous/cyber/celebrity) stalking, threatening communications and extortion. She combines her extensive law enforcement experience with relevant training (Stalking Risk Profile, PCL-R, WAVR-21). She is also a member of the Association of European Threat Assessment Professionals (AETAP), and has an extensive national and international network related to law enforcement, threat assessment, forensic services, security and legal consultancy.

During her career Jobien was police spokesperson, for regional and national Crime Watch television programs. Nowadays she provides behind-the-scenes advice to a number of Dutch television crime shows and from October 30th, 2017 Jobien can been seen on Dutch national television as profiler in the successful television series, Hunted. In 2016, her debut thriller ‘Zomermeisjes’ was published in The Netherlands. In 2017, Penguin Random House published ‘Zomermeisjes’ in Germany. She is currently working on her second thriller.