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An Garda Síochána (The Irish Police) has new and comprehensive procedures governing the investigation of sexual crime which places an emphasis on tackling crimes against children as well as...

  • Ireland
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

In February 2014, the Minister for Justice and Equality and the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs published ‘Tackling Youth Crime: Youth Justice Action Plan 2014-2018'. The Plan...

  • Ireland
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014

Community Policing

An Garda Síochána (The Irish Police Force) have published a Modernisation and Renewal Programme 2016-2021 outlining their mission, direction, plans and challenges...

  • Ireland
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014
On 22 September 2016 the Irish Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald T.D., officially launched the Joint Strategy on the Management of Offenders (2016-18). This Strategy has been agreed between the Department, the Probation Service, the Irish Prison Service and the Irish Police Service and contains a range of objectives and actions for more intensive management of certain key offender types.
  • Ireland
  • Domestic violence
  • Sexual violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2016

The campaign aims to raise awareness among senior citizens - a favourite target of criminals - of the risks associated with the scams that have increased in recent years. To this end, signs...

  • Luxembourg
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • 2020