Country Barbados
Year 2006
Type of Measure Police > Training
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


All new police recruits from the Royal Barbados Police Force are trained in domestic violence intervention. Modules on domestic violence, based on the Commonwealth Secretariat’s Manual “Guidelines for Police Training on Violence Against Women and Child Sex Abuse”, are included in the training programme of members of the Royal Barbados Police Force.

Source of Information

CCPR/C/BRB/3 p.42