Country Lithuania
Year 2008
Type of Measure Institutional mechanisms, Police > Protocols and guidelines
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


According to the order of the Police Commissioner General in 2008 a police officer (or officers) responsible for coordination of work with victims of domestic violence and assistance to them has been appointed in every police commissariat (in every municipality).

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Lithuania to the questionnaire on violence against women