5 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
Spanish police makes use of intimate partner violence (IPV) risk assessment on a daily basis: the so-called VioGén system which records all reported cases of gender-based violence in Spain.
  • Spain
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2021
Prevention of gender-based violence and other types of abuse among people with intellectual disabilities
  • Spain
  • Violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2021
The personnel of these units receive specialised training in gender-based violence (aspects of police operations and psychosocial characteristics). Police protection for victims of gender-based violence is carried out in a comprehensive and personalised way (each victim is assigned a protective police officer from their first contact with the national police).
  • Spain
  • Violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2021