In the last 24 hours, the Hellenic Police Services handled a total of 30 complaints of incidents of domestic violence throughout the country, according to the ELAS Headquarters.
In this context, police officers of the competent Services responded immediately and arrested a total of 14 people for, among other things, violations of the legislation on domestic violence, forming relevant cases of spontaneous procedure, while in the remaining cases, cases of regular procedure were formed.
As it is pointed out, domestic violence is a crime that is prosecuted ex officio and punished by the provisions of Law 3500/2006.
The Headquarters notes that "the Greek Police investigates every complaint and manages every case of domestic violence and informs the competent judicial authorities, while also providing directions and information to the victims, in search of housing structures, medical care, psychosocial and legal support."
Find out here for the Domestic Violence Dealing Services of the Greek Police and get useful tips and instructions.