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Petersen, Rolf. Rolf Petersen was created by the German dime novel Paul M. Brandt and appeared in Karins Versprechen (1943).

Rolf Petersen is a German detective dealing with a diamond-smuggling ring located in Copenhagen. The ring is actually controlled by American gangsters, leading Petersen to describe America as "the paradise of the gangsters."

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