Country Sweden
Year 2008
Type of Measure Police > Protocols and guidelines
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


Title: Manual for investigating Domestic Violence

Date of adoption: December 2008

Date of entry into force: December 2008

Brief summary: A manual for patrol officers and detectives to prevent, detect and investigate domestic violence. Also an instrument for the management with the aim to create an organization with the proper knowledge to investigate these crimes.

Source of Information

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