Country Republic of Korea
Year 2008
Type of Measure Police > Training
Form of Violence Sexual violence

Brief Description

Pursuant to the article 21, paragraph 2, 3 of the 「Act on the Punishment of Procuring Prostitution and Associated Acts」, the Education Center for Police offers a special course for training on how to investigate victims of sexual violence and record their statement based on protecting their human rights. The course is offered eight times a year, and each course contains forty officials.

Thus far, a total of 1,046 people have completed the training course.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of the Republic of Korea, February 2009