11 results

The overall objective of this project is to offer professionals the skills and mechanisms necessary to improve their performance, and the protection and support of victims of domestic...

  • Portugal
  • Violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • Initiatives
  • 2021
The National Republican Guard (GNR) recognizes the crimes committed against women, children, elderly people, disabled and other particularly vulnerable victims as some of the most sensitive issues within the framework of criminal investigation. On one hand, these types of crimes are interrelated with the shame felt by the victims, the re-victimization due to police investigations efforts and the special susceptibility of its victims.
  • Portugal
  • Domestic violence
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2015
Regarding Trafficking in Human Beings (THB) cases, secondary victimization can occur by either attitude or action of the authorities that intervene in the process. Signs of doubt about the narrative of the victims, devaluating the facts referred by them or showing lack of attention and understanding about the traumas they have suffered, can make the victims feel abandoned, which in turn increases their unease, insecurity and results in secondary victimization.
  • Portugal
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2015
The overall aim of the project is to increase the methodical support to awareness early proof of evidence, level and quality of actions issued in IPV-investigations, with the ultimate goal to increase the success rate in terms of prosecution in these cases.
  • Sweden
  • Violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2021
Initiative Dawn is a long-term investment and a permanent part of Police Region Stockholm. The initiatives main objective is intimate partner violence, rape and sexual offenses against children, and focuses on areas like resource, cooperation and method.
  • Sweden
  • Violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2021