5 results
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
  • 2016
The Guarda Nacional Republicana (GNR), constituting itself more and more as a “Human, Neighbourly and Trustworthy” security force, was obliged to reorient its policing standards, focusing on solving proactivity-oriented problems, centred on the involvement of the actual community in solving its own problems and aimed at more fragile and vulnerable social sections, thus seeking a greater citizen-security forces approximation in order to provide a more personalized and appropriate response to the concrete problems – community policing. To this extent, in an anticipatory attitude, special programmes have been created and implemented, involving the community proactively, for an inclusive society that adapts and transforms and in which the security forces have a key role.
  • Portugal
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Initiatives
  • 2018
This is the Portuguese ECPA entry for 2018, the theme was Community Policing.
  • Portugal
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2018
This is the Finnish ECPA entry for 2018, the theme was community policing. The Forssa Approach is the ECPA 2018 winner.
  • Finland
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2018
Because the number of frauds and attempted frauds has doubled in Finland between the years 2010 and 2016 the National Council for Crime Prevention appointed a working group to draw up a review charting the current forms and frequency of fraud offences and examining the possible means to prevent them.
  • Finland
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • 2018