Over 1,100 Women Victims of Sexual Harassment in Rio de Janeiro in 2019

A survey by the Public Safety Institute also shows that 351 women were victims of vulnerable rape and rape scene disclosure.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The 'Dossiê Mulher' (Women's Dossier), released in late August this year by the Public Safety Institute (ISP), provides the first statistical data on the profile of sexual harassment victims, which in September 2018 ceased to be a misdemeanor and became a serious criminal offense under the Criminal Code.

The survey showed that last year, 1,154 women were victims of Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?