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In short, the project was coordinated by the Latvian Ministry of Interior and conducted under the European Union programme “Prevention of and Fight against Crime”. The project team developed the concept “exploitative sham marriage” in order to describe the phenomenon studied. Each partner conducted a national research which was coordinated and led by HEUNI. Primarily qualitative data was collected, such as expert and victim interviews in combination with case descriptions from NGOS and embassies. Also statistical information and pre-trial investigation and court material were utilised. The report is written for a large variety of experts and professionals working in the field of anti-trafficking.
  • European Union
  • Estonia
  • Ireland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Research
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2016
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