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Domestic violence prevention and prosecution of perpetrators is one of the priorities of the Polish police. Domestic violence is described as a separate crime in the Polish Penal Code. (See...

  • Poland
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

The results of independent social research conducted for many years shows that the sense of security of Poles maintains at a high level, as well as the indicators of social evaluations of...

  • Poland
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014

As Robbery in the light of Polish Penal Code is strictly connected with two other categories: theft with assault and criminal coercion. As this phenomena stay in close relation they are all...

  • Poland
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

There is no strategic or national approach to reduce sexual crime or violence in Poland but in several national programmes and strategies this problem is described. Sexual crimes are part of...

  • Poland
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014
The objectives of the project are as follows:     a) limiting number of infringements in and in the immediate neighbourhood of premises where spirits are sold;     b) standardizing course of action towards businesses infringing regulations of “Act of Upbringing in Sobriety and Counteracting Alcoholism”;     c) employing a complex course of circulation of information concerning criminal acts and public nuisance in and in the immediate neighbourhood of premises selling/ serving spirits.
  • Poland
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2006