Family Protection Unit was established in 2008, after the significant increase in the number of abuse cases in all types within a family.
This unit works through a qualified staff of which the majority are holding high university degrees in Human sciences .They receive and deal with battered women and children as well as sexual assault cases where they take complaints and then investigate with the aggressors and take legal measures against them with confidentially.
The work of this unit is not only limited to converting cases to the judiciary ,it also works to maintain the social relations and family bonding where there is a correctional role to provide other services through a network of professional relationships with partner institutions and ministries .
In addition to this unit, the Juvenile Police was created to deal with children of both genders who are in conflict with the law according to international standards. A qualified and specializes staff holding scientific degrees in Human Sciences is prepared to rehabilitate juveniles through comprehensive training program to deal with this specific age group. The unit began its work in 2009 in four district of the West Bank, and in 2011 the project was circulated to the rest of the districts.
Family Protection Unit
- Ramallah- H. E Major General Hazem Attallah Chief of Palestinian Civil Police meets the UN secretary General Antonio Guterres and his accompanying delegation in addition to the Palestinian representative in ...30/08/2017