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Specialized training for law enforcement conducted in northern Moldova

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
-
Subject
Policing
Subject
Policing
Date(s)
-
Region
Eastern Europe
Keywords
domestic violence

Summary

On 22-23 September, the Mission continued to support specialized training for 67 law enforcement officers in handling cases of domestic violence. The training, this time in Riscani district, included sessions on how to assess the risk and impact of violence on victims, referral services and the application of appropriate response measures in cases of domestic violence. The participants were also informed of the new amendments to the Law on Domestic Violence, which provide new functions to the police in issuing emergency protection orders, which previously were issued only by courts.

Information

Added on
07 Nov 2016
Origin
OSCE Mission to Moldova
Region
Moldova
Keywords
domestic violence
Rights
OSCE