Mexico City issues gender alert over alarming femicide and gender violence numbers
Sheinbaum will send a bill to Congress, where she proposed the creation of Sex Offenders Public Registry
Over 100 Mexico City police officers under investigation for sex crimes
From December 5, 2018 to September 30, 2019, 92 investigation files were opened against 105 security officers in Mexico City due to sex crimes
Mexico’s gender violence alerts: assessment and funding misuse
Mexico’s Interior Minister Olga Sánchez Cordero stressed the importance to assess the actions taken to fight violence against women to ensure the efficiency of the national program
The victims of femicide deserve justice
Femicides start to multiply when authorities don't have the faculty to reclassify the crimes
Oaxaca decriminalizes abortion
With a total of 24 votes in favor and 12 against, the legislature approved the modification of the criminal code in the Mexican state to decriminalize pregnancy interruption up to the 12th week of pregnancy
Forced prostitution and human trafficking in Mexico
Violence against women, femicide, and rape have increased in the last decades
Orphans, the collateral victims of femicide
At least 10 women are murdered every day in Mexico. The tragedy is not limited to the victims for their children face an uncertain psychological future
Mexico City: Sexual abuse is on the rise
The majority of the attacks take place in Centro, Guerrero, Juárez, and Santa María la Ribera neighborhoods
Sorority: Mexican women are protecting each other
Since Mexican women can't trust the police, they are looking after each other
Escorts murders linked to human trafficking mafias
In the first semester of 2019, there have been four femicides of South American escorts and models, revealing conflicts between Colombian and Venezuelan traffickers in Mexico