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One of the most important tasks of the police consists in preventing violence and to ensure that individuals can lead a life without being afraid of assaults. Established in 1997, the Anti...

  • Austria
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

Preventing and combating domestic violence is an area that Denmark has focused on for a longer period of time, and most recently in 2014 the Ministry of Children, Gender Equality...

  • Denmark
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

In Denmark, between 360 and 475 rapes are reported annually. In addition to this are the unreported figures. Annually, it is estimated that about 2600 more incidents of rape or attempted...

  • Denmark
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of robbery offences reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has increased, on average, by 19%.

Relevant legislation:

Law No. 154 of 4 April 2001 concerning...

  • Italy
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of sexual crimes reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has decreased, on average, by 5%.

Relevant legislation:

Law No 66 of 15 February 1996, Regulations...

  • Italy
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014