The knowledge of WODC is aimed at promoting a safer and more just society. For this reason, you are entitled to expect that the WODC handles your personal data in a careful and secure manner.

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When it comes to your personal data, you have several rights. However, the Dutch GDPR Implementation Act contains an exception for scientific research and statistical purposes. This exception means that individuals do not have the right to access or rectify personal data that are processed by the WODC for research purposes.

If you have general questions about data protection at the WODC, please contact our Data Protection Officer at either or:

Ministry of Justice and Security
attn Data Protection Officer
Postbus 20301
2500 EH Den Haag
The Netherlands