Timor-Leste Community Police Perceptions Survey

 

On the Anniversary of Independence, How Secure Is Timor-Leste?

September 25, 2019

Blog

Last month, Dili played host to visiting government officials from more than 20 countries, including Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia, to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of Timor-Leste’s vote for independence on August 30, 1999. As the excitement and gravitas of the nationwide festivities taper off, and the dry-season dust resettles o… Read more

 

Levantamentu Persepsaun Polísia no Komunidade Deskoberta Prinsipál Sira

September 20, 2019

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Levantamentu Persepsaun Polísia no Komunidade (PPK) tinan 2018 ne’e reprezenta levantamentu dalimak ba tipu ida-ne’e iha Timor-Leste, ne’ebé Fundasaun Ázia hala’o ninia levantamentu iha nasaun laran tomak hodi buka-hatene persepsaun kona-ba seguransa iha Timor-Leste ba dahuluk iha tinan 2008. Levantamentu sira ne’e repete iha tinan 2009, 2013, 2015… Read more

 

Timor-Leste Community Police Perceptions Survey Summary of Key Findings

September 20, 2019

Publication

The 2018 Community Police Perceptions (CPP) Survey represents the fifth survey of its kind in Timor-Leste, with The Asia Foundation conducting its first nationwide survey on security perceptions in Timor-Leste in 2008. The Surveys were repeated in 2009, 2013, 2015 and 2018. Tetum version Frequently Asked Questions

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A Survey of Community-Police Perceptions in Timor-Leste 2015 – Summary

December 27, 2016

Publication

In 2015, The Asia Foundation conducted its third nationwide survey of community-police perceptions. The survey aimed at gathering data, and tracking changes in the perceptions of community members, and of the police on security and police related issues as well as a follow-on survey conducted in 2008 and 2013. The survey also evaluates public opini… Read more

 

Timor-Leste’s National Police Prioritize Crime Prevention through Community Policing for 2017 Elections

July 13, 2016

Blog

Timor-Leste, the half-island nation nestled between Indonesia and Australia, is preparing for presidential and parliamentary elections in 2017, the fourth round of elections since the brutal withdrawal by Indonesian occupation forces in 1999. Today, Timor-Leste is widely considered a stable and peaceful country. But most who know the country well a… Read more

 

New Report Reveals Improved Citizen Perceptions of Security, Safety, and Police in Timor-Leste

Dili, June 30, 2016

News

A new report launched today, “A Survey of Community-Police Perceptions in Timor-Leste 2015,” shows increases in citizens’ feelings of safety and security, and perceptions of the visibility, involvement, and professionalism of the National Police of Timor-Leste (PNTL). However, the nation-wide survey also points to some areas where continued work is… Read more

 

Levantamentu kona-ba Persepsaun Polísia no Komunidade iha Timor-Leste 2015

April 18, 2016

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Levantamentu kona-ba Persepsaun Polísia no Komunidade iha Timor-Leste 2015 nian nu’udar levantamentu datoluk tipu ida-ne’e nian liuhosi Fundasaun Ázia (Fundasaun). Levantamentu ida-ne’e, atualmente nu’udar levantamentu anuál no antigu liu hotu, hala’o hela iha Timor-Leste rai-laran tomak ho atensaun espesífiku ba seguransa, fornese haree-borus xave… Read more

 

Survey of Community-Police Perceptions in Timor-Leste 2015

April 11, 2016

Publication

The Survey of Community-Police Perceptions in Timor-Leste 2015 is the third of its kind conducted by The Asia Foundation (the Foundation). This survey, currently the longest-running, annual, nationwide, security-specific survey conducted in Timor-Leste, provides key insights into the views of communities, the police, and local leaders on safety and… Read more

 

A Survey of Community-Police Perceptions in Timor-Leste

September 5, 2014

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The evolution of the PNTL since the 2008 survey spans many areas of the administrative and operational structure of the institution. In particular, the move by the PNTL toward a model of policing which reflect the community-centered nature of Timor-Leste is a very positive step in reforming the institution to be more responsive to the needs of the… Read more

 

Levantamentu Kona-Ba Persepsaun Polísia Komunidade Iha

September 5, 2014

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Evolusaun PNTL nian dezde levantamentu 2008 abranje área barak estrutura administrativa no operasionál instituisaun nian. Partikularmente, movimentu PNTL nian ba diresaun modelu polísia ne’ebé refleta natureza sentraliza iha komunidade Timor-Leste nian maka hakat ida ne’ebé pozitivu tebetebes iha reforma instituis… Read more

 

A Survey of Community Policing Practices in Timor-Leste – Survey Brief (English)

September 5, 2014

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This survey aims to capture the perceptions of citizens and the police towards security and their roles in working together to maintain safe and secure communities. The survey is designed track progress since the 2008 research and to gauge overall perceptions of the security sector performance and the security environment. We hope this information… Read more

 

Iha Timor-Leste Kona-Ba Asuntu Seguransa No Polítika

September 5, 2014

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Levantamentu ida ne’e hala’o atu akompaña progresu dezde peskiza 2008 no atu avalia persepsaun globál kona-ba dezenpeñu setór seguransa no ambiente seguransa nian. Ami hein katak informasaun ida ne’e bele sai útil ba desizór polítiku sira no serve hanesan liña baze atu avalia susesu no dezafiu… Read more

 

In Focus: Security Situation (English)

September 5, 2014

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Citizens and the PNTL all agree that the security has improved in their area compared to one year ago. Rates of insecurity remain high, but have fallen for the first year since 2001. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

Iha Foku: Situasaun Seguransa

September 5, 2014

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Sidadaun sira no PNTL konkorda katak seguransa sai di’ak iha sira-nia área kompara ho tinan ida liubá. Taxa inseguransa kontinua aas, maibé taxa ne’e tuun ona ba tinan dahuluk dezde 2001. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

In Focus: Justice seeking behavior (English)

September 5, 2014

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There is an increase in the use of community mediation by the PNTL and a reduction in the use of formal justice measures. However, despite the high levels of crimes experienced, well under half of all respondents reported them to the PNTL. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

Iha Foku: Lala’ok buka justisa

September 5, 2014

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Sidadaun sira kontinua hetan asesu ba lider komunitáriu sira hodi tulun rezolve problema ne’ebé barakliu sira hasoru. Maski bainhira halo aprosimasaun ba pntl, vítima baibain desidi lori fali bá iha komunidade hodi hetan solusaun. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

In Focus: Community-Police Cooperation (English)

September 5, 2014

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Community Leaders are engaging with community members and the PNTL to resolve community security issues. However, over half of PNTL officers have not had any formal community police training. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

Iha Foku: Kooperasaun Komunidade no Polísia

September 5, 2014

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Lider Komunitáriu sira envolve ho membru komunidade sira no PNTL hodi rezolve problema seguransa komunidade nian. Mesmu, metade hosi ofisiál PNTL sira la hetan treinamentu formál ruma kona-ba polísia komunitária nian. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

In Focus: PNTL Background & Performance (English)

September 5, 2014

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Perceptions of PNTL performance have improved both amongst general public, community leader and PNTL respondents. Despite improvements, the greatest hindrance to better PNTL performance are staffing levels and the availability of communication equipment. Return to Community Police Perceptions in Timor–Leste 2013 for more details.

 

Iha Foku: Antesedénsia & Dezenpeñu PNTL nian

September 5, 2014

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Persepsaun kona-ba dezenpeñu PNTL nian hetan ona melloria iha respondente públiku jerál, lider komunitáriu no respondente PNTL nian. Maski melloria, obstákulu boot liu ba dezepeñu di’ak PNTL nian maka nivel pesoál no disponibilidade ekipamentu komunikasaun nian. Return to Community Police Perceptions… Read more