5 results

Portugal is now in its fifth National Plan against Domestic Violence (2014-2017) (Resolution of the Council of Ministers 102/2013, of the 31st of December).

This Plan enlarges the scope...

  • Portugal
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014
  • Portugal
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014
Prevention, accompaniment and investigation of violence committed against women and minors and other types of victims, namely in concern to domestic violence and sexual crimes. Improve the quality of police response to the phenomenon of violence committed against women and minors, and other types of victims, integrating it with responses of a psychosocial and judicial character.
  • Portugal
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2006
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

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