Lars Bové, Belgium is a journalist and coordinator of investigative journalism at the Belgian newspaper De Tijd. He also teaches (investigative) journalism.Bové began his reporting career in 2003, first as an investigative journalist for the Belgian magazine Humo and afterwards for the Belgian newspaper De Tijd. He specialized in criminal cases, court cases, justice, police, secret services, financial crime, fraud, government and politics. As an investigative reporter he unveiled several scandals in Belgium, even forcing the Belgian government to resign.He has received awards for his work, including ICIJ investigations such as Luxembourg Leaks. Bové also wrote a bestseller "De Geheimen van de Staatsveiligheid", a book about the Belgian secret service.