Man gets electronic bracelet for domestic violence in the municipality of Loulé

GNR recalls that «domestic violence is a public crime and reporting it is a collective responsibility»

The GNR of Almancil arrested, on the 16th of March, a 46-year-old man for domestic violence, in the municipality of Loulé.

As part of a complaint for the crime of domestic violence, guardsmen went to the scene and witnessed the suspect threatening the victim, his 38-year-old partner. 

The detainee was present at the Judicial Court of Faro, and a coercive measure was applied to remove the victim within a radius of 500 meters, using an electronic bracelet.

In a note sent to newsrooms, the GNR recalls that "domestic violence is a public crime and denouncing it is a collective responsibility".

If you need help or are aware of any situation of domestic violence, you should participate in the Electronic Complaint Portal, at, call 112, report it at the GNR station closest to your area of ​​residence, use the App MAI112 available and intended exclusively for deaf citizens, at, or notthe SMS Security application, aimed at deaf people in