Scandinavian approach to public order policing: EUAM conducts training for cadets from Lviv

Scandinavian approach to public order policing: EUAM conducts training for cadets from Lviv

February 7, 2022

On 2 February, as part of capacity building for the Ukrainian police, the European Union Advisory Mission Field Office in Lviv delivered an interactive online lecture to over 50 students of the Lviv State University of Internal Affairs.

The cadets learned about the Scandinavian approach to public order policing, in which police forces aim to prevent potential violence. “Delegating responsibilities to law enforcement officers on the ground leads to more effective and faster responses,” a press release from EUAM explained.

In addition, the training discussed how to handle peaceful and violent protests or demonstrations and the importance of dialogue police for the safety of the community.

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