Petrik Thomann is a police officer from Zürich, Switzerland. He started his police service in 2004 and was co-founder of PinkCop Switzerland in 2008. From 2009 to 2013 he studied criminology at the university of Bern, Switzerland. Petrik wrote his thesis on homo- and transphobic crime in Switzerland. In 2015 his thesis led to a national project to collate facts and figures about this issue. In April 2016 he was elected President of the “European LGBT Police Association” (EGPA).
At the conference, Petrik will be part of the international panel that will discuss LGBT Curriculum at Police Academies worldwide