Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Reform Resources

Police Reform

Standards and Norms

  • Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials (General Assembly resolution 34/169, annex, of 17 December 1979) English 
  • Guidelines for the Effective Implementation of the Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials (Economic and Social Council resolution 1989/61, annex, of 24 May 1989) English
  • Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials (Eighth United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, Havana, 27 August - 7 September 1990) English
Publications
  • Handbook on Effective Police Responses to Violence against Women EnglishSpanishFrench
  • Training Curriculum on Effective Police Responses to Violence against Women EnglishSpanishFrench
  • Training Programme on the Treatment of Child Victims and Child Witnesses of Crime - for Law Enforcement Officials English

 

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