On the 4th of July 2022, “Gruaja Verilindore e Papunë” (The unemployed women of northeast Albania” in cooperation with the community policing sector of Puke commissariat held the next activity on prevention and handling of domestic violence cases, participating the representatives of Puke community. There participated community policing officers, representatives of the prosecution office of Puke, youth organizations and community. They were informed on how they can report domestic violence, the issuing of protection order and the financial support provided for the victims of such violence. They were also briefed on the prevention instruments and the need of the communities to cooperate with the police for a safer town.
The representatives of the law-enforcement bodies expressed their support to cooperate with local police and community in order to increase mutual trust. They also shared their experiences and suggested the institutions are more involved to prevent domestic violence cases. The activity was organized in the frame of the project “ In partnership with the State Police for a safer community”, supported by the 6th round of the grants’ scheme.