Country Thailand
Year 2008
Type of Measure Police > Protocols and guidelines
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Office of the National Police has established the Department of Prevention and Suppression of Crimes Concerning with Women and Children to handle cases of violence against women. While the Department is based in the Office of the National Police in Bangkok, the officers, which include female interrogators/policewomen, may be expected to go to the place where violence occurred to assist female/young victims during the interrogation and legal process.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Thailand to the questionnaire on violence against women, 2009