Magda Berndsen
Magda Berndsen in 2009
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
17 June 2010 – 1 November 2015
Personal details
Born (1950-05-04) 4 May 1950 (age 70)
Political partyDemocrats 66

Magdalena Adriaantje (Magda) Berndsen-Jansen (born 4 May 1950) is a Dutch former politician and police officer, born in Leiden. As a member of Democrats 66 (D66) she was a member of House of Representatives of the Netherlands between 17 June 2010 and 1 November 2015. She focused on matters of safety, judiciary and police.[1] She was replaced by Judith Swinkels.[2]

Berndsen was mayor of Obdam and Beverwijk, and acting mayor of Súdwest-Fryslân and Dongeradeel, and also corps chief of Gooi en Vechtstreek Police and Friesland Police.


  1. ^ biography
  2. ^ Tom Reijner (3 November 2015). "Rechter Judith Swinkels (D66) neemt plaats in Tweede Kamer" (in Dutch). Retrieved 4 December 2015.