Training of police officers on the issue of DV
The series of training sessions helped achieve a better understanding of the police officer's powers when working on such cases, and from a tactical point of view, helped improve the police officers' efficiency by implementing various psychological techniques to facilitate communication with domestic violence victims. Police officers underwent training on how to approach the victim, how to receive more information from such victims, how to The guidebooks produced includes information how to provide help, how to recognise the signs of violence, the typical behavioural characteristics of violence perpetrators. Many interactive workshops were conducted.
Aims and objectives
To provide training of police officers in providing legal and psychological assistance to domestic violence victims with support from the thtee non-governmental organizations.
Results and impact
It helped a lot toraise the awareness of police and to prepsare it to the implementation of the law. It created tools and concrete methods of work with police. Police became more trusted by the victims.
Ministry of Interior, Community Care Foundation "Diva", - Plovdiv Bulgarian Gender Research Foundation., Demetra- Burgas
Stakeholder, Firstname: Genoveva Tisheva
Nuts code: BG3