Problem

Unrestrained use of force in administration of justice

Other Names:
Excessive use of force by law enforcement officials
Excessive use of force by police
Military police abuse
Nature:

There are numerous occurrences in many countries of excessive and/or completely unwarranted use of force by law enforcement officials and military personnel during public gatherings or arrests resulting in civilian loss of life or injuries.

Strategies:
Using force
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
23.10.2019 – 18:15 CEST