Deutschland-Fahne neben dem BfV-Gebäude in Köln und in Berlin zur Illustration der Rubrik „Stellenangebote“, Keyvisual Stellenausschreibungen

About the BfV

  • Senior Management

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  • Tasks

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  • Supervision and Control

    The BfV is supervised by various bodies and on various levels. This oversight includes administrative control as well as parliamentary and judicial control, ranging to public control. The details are as follows:
    Administrative ControlAdministrative and technical supervision of the BfV is exercised... Further information

  • History

    Presidents and Vice Presidents of the BfV Further information

  • Research project on the history of the Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz (BfV) from 1950-1975 as regards its initial organisational structures with a special focus on links to National Socialism of staff members employed in BfV’s founding phase

    The transparent, scientific, and serious reflection of its own history is of the utmost importance to the Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz (BfV). Since November 2011, Professor Constantin Goschler and Professor Michael Wala of the history department of Ruhr-Universität Bochum have been researching... Further information

  • The Gemeinsames Extremismus- und Terrorismusabwehrzentrum (GETZ) for countering right-wing extremism/terrorism, left-wing extremism/terrorism, extremism/terrorism of foreigners and espionage/proliferation

    The GETZ (Joint Centre for Countering Extremism and Terrorism) started its work on 15 November 2012. Here, co-operation between the police and the community of the German domestic intelligence services, between the Federation and the federal states in the fields of right-wing extremism/terrorism,... Further information

  • Akademie für Verfassungsschutz

    The Akademie für Verfassungsschutz (AfV - Academy of the German domestic civil and military intelligence services) was founded in 1955. Since then, it has developed into a joint educational institution of the community of the German domestic civil intelligence services and of the Amt für den... Further information

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Anti-terrorist Hotline: +49(0)221/ 792-3366

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Publications

2017 Annual Report on the Protection of the Constitution (Facts and Trends)

2017 Annual Report on the Protection of the Constitution (Facts and Trends)

DOI: July 2018
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How can I identify extremists and members of foreign secret services within my environment? - Important information for refugees in Germany

How can I identify extremists and members of foreign secret services within my environment? - Important information for refugees in Germany

DOI: March 2018
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2016 Annual Report on the Protection of the Constitution (Facts and Trends)

2016 Annual Report on the Protection of the Constitution (Facts and Trends)

DOI: July 2017
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Our topics – Facts to know

Our topics – Facts to know

DOI: January 2017
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Industry 4.0 – Challenges of a new technology

Industry 4.0 – Challenges of a new technology

DOI: January 2017
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Social media – Risks posed by social networks

Social media – Risks posed by social networks

DOI: March 2016
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