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Public  perceptions of safety reflects the individual’s view of aspects of the environment coupled with, or in addition to, issues of perceived, or actual signs or events, of criminality...

  • Portugal
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014
  • Portugal
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014
The Public Security Police (PSP) adopted the Community Policing as part of the National Strategy for Policing and develops several community policing practices, including the “65 Support - Elderly Safety”. This is an initiative of the Ministry of Internal Affairs created in 1999, which aims to ensure the safety and tranquility of the elderly, promote awareness of the work LAE with population and help prevent and avoid risky situations.
  • Portugal
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Victims
  • 2016
This is the Portuguese ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Portugal
  • Community-oriented policing
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Elderly
  • Victims
  • 2016

Safety and its opposite, fear of crime, are two important and central issues in crime prevention efforts. Recent years have brought a significant increase in the number of studies and...

  • Denmark
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014