Name Unknown

 

Havana, La Habana (Cuba)

Stabbed. 6 Oct 2009

The victim was stabbed three times - twice in the breast and once in the back.




Linsia C.C.

Age Approx. 40

Burgos (Spain)

Strangled and stabbed. 8 Oct 2009

Linsia was a sex worker of Colombian descent. She was killed 3-4 days before 8th October.




Marión Lanza

 

Honduras

Shot. 9 Oct 2009




Monserrat ("Elder Noe") Maradiaga

 

San Pedro Sula, Cortés (Honduras)

Run over. 10 Oct 2009

Monserrat was on the sidewalk with two other persons when a car came by at speed and ran her over. She died instantly.




"Rômulo Emílio" de Freitas

Age 18

Londrina, Paraná (Brazil)

Shot. 13 Oct 2009

The victim was a sex worker who was attacked by three men at night and shot three times by one of them.




Carolina ("Edwards José") González

Age 37

Maracaibo, Zulia (Venezuela)

Shot. 13 Oct 2009

Carolina was a hairdresser and sex worker. After she returned from a funeral, unidentified gunmen shot her and fled.




Andrea Waddell

Age 29

Brighton, Sussex (United Kingdom)

Strangled. 15 Oct 2009

Andrea was strangled by Neil McMillan, 42, before her flat was set on fire.




"Tamires" de Tal

 

Taguatinga, Distrito Federal (Brazil)

Shot. 19 Oct 2009

The victim was part of a group of trans sex workers who were shot by two men at night. The suspects, two men in their 20s, were caught by the police.




Vimlesh (Hijra)

Age 47

New Delhi (India)

Throat cut. 20 Oct 2009

Vimlesh was a "guruji", or leader of a local hijra community. She hwas murdered together with another hijra (Meena) by her driver, bodyguard and another man.




Meena (Hijra)

Age 31

New Delhi (India)

Throat cut. 20 Oct 2009

The victim was murdered together with another hijra (Vimlesh) by the driver and bodyguard of the other victim and another man who stole her jewelry and car.




Kimberly ("Marco Andrés") Medina Andrade

Age 25

Santiago (Chile)

Stabbed. 21 Oct 2009

Kimberly and another tran woman (Justo Hernández Arriagada), were attacked by a group named "Team Mecano".




Name Unknown

Age 25-28

Campinas, São Paulo (Brazil)

Stabbed. 24 Oct 2009

The victim went with a client into the drive-in, and was stabbed there. She had severe injuries in the right arm, the breasts, the stomach and the hips.




Katherine Noriega

 

Barrio de Santa Fé, Bogotá, Distrito Capital (Colombia)

Shot. 25 Oct 2009

Katherine was shot.




Dee Green

 

Baltimore, Maryland (USA)

Stabbed. 25 Oct 2009

Police found Dee lying unconscious and bleeding in the street. They took her to the hospital where she died a half hour later




Juan Carlos Zelaya

 

Honduras

Shot. 26 Oct 2009

No information is known.




Kenia Mayli

 

Ciudad de Guatemala (Guatemala)

Run over and shot. 26 Oct 2009

Kenia was run over by a vehicle and then shot twice in the head.




Name Unknown

Age 20-30

La Libertad (El Salvador)

Shot. 29 Oct 2009

It was a double murder (of a trans person and of another woman). There is no evidence, but the area is controlled by a youth gang, the mara salvatrucha.




Wanda Fox

 

Bogotá, Distrito Capital (Colombia)

Shot. 30 Oct 2009

Wanda was shot by several individuals from a car.




Jessica Andreina

 

Puerto Barrios, Izabal (Guatemala)

Shot. 31 Oct 2009

Jessica was shot. Her body was found by other trans persons.




Lam

Age 17

El Zamorano, Francisco Morazán (Honduras)

Shot. 1 Nov 2009

Various men attacked the victim.




Sabrina García Cajas

 

Ciudad de Guatemala (Guatemala)

Stoned. 2 Nov 2009

Sabrina was brutally stoned to death in zone 5 of Guatemala City. She was a member of OTRANS, Reinas de la Noche.




Name Unknown

 

Londrina, Paraná (Brazil)

3 Nov 2009

The victim passed away between 26th October and 3rd November.




Name Unknown

 

Honduras

9 Nov 2009

The victim was one of several killed between 28th June and 9th November.




Name Unknown

 

Honduras

9 Nov 2009

The victim was one of several killed between 28th June and 9th November.




Name Unknown

 

Honduras

9 Nov 2009

The victim was one of several killed between 28th June and 9th November.




Name Unknown

 

Honduras

9 Nov 2009

The victim was one of several killed between 28th June and 9th November.




Destiny Lauren

Age 29

Leighton, London (United Kingdom)

Strangled. 10 Nov 2009

Destiny was found by police at her flat in Leighton Crescent at 00.55am on Thursday morning. She was taken to the Royal Free Hospital but was pronounced dead at 1.35am.




Jorge Steven Lopez Mercado

 

Cayey, Puerto Rico (USA)

Stabbed, decapitated and dismembered. 14 Nov 2009

Jorge was found dead on an isolated road. They had been decapitated, partially burned and dismembered.




Brenda

Age 32

Rome, Lazio (Italy)

Smoke inhalation. 20 Nov 2009

Brenda was burned to death in her own apartment. The police are investigating murder.




"Marconi William" Pereira

Age 27

Itabira, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Shot. 21 Nov 2009

TV presenter




"Wanchai" Tongwijit

Age 35

Wichit, Phuket City (Thailand)

Shot. 21 Nov 2009

The victim was a restaurant employee and was shot by 22year old Phichai Lakkor in a short-time hotel.




Namanda

 

Goiana, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 22 Nov 2009

TvT Partner Organization Grupo Gay da Bahia: (Tabelas 2009)




"Grazivaldo" Martins

Age 47

Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

Hanged. 23 Nov 2009

The victim was a sex worker.




Rui

 

Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Stabbed. 25 Nov 2009

Police suspect a crime of passion.




Emanuele Fosquerau de Oliveira

Age 25

Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Shot. 25 Nov 2009

Sex worker, shot at night by three 16-year-olds. Died in hospital.




Kelly Correa Pichardo ("Alejandro")

Age 24

Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional (Dominican Republic)

Shot. 25 Nov 2009

Kelly was shot while riding a motorbike with another person (who was also injured). Their assilants were several men, also on a motorbike.




La Lola ("Francisco Javier" Mena Aguilar)

Age 17

Rivas (Nicaragua)

Stabbed. 29 Nov 2009

Stabbed in the back in the "red light district" of Rivas. The victim was brought to hospital, were she died in the surgery room due to an internal haemorrhage.




Débora da Costa

 

Recife, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 2 Dec 2009

Débora's killer shot her six times and fled in a van. She had previously received threats for the non-payment of debts.




Name Unknown

 

Guayaquil, Guayas (Ecuador)

6 Dec 2009

The victim died between 30th November and 6th December.




Filhinha

 

Uberaba, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

8 Dec 2009

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2009)




Mariah Malina Qualls

Age 23

San Francisco, California (USA)

Beaten. 9 Dec 2009

Mariah was found dead inside a hotel.




Sabrina Drummond

Age 43

São Luis, Maranhão (Brazil)

Stabbed. 12 Dec 2009

Sabrina is suspected to have been killed by a "serial killer" who also murdered two other trans people.




Estrella (José Angel) Venegas

Age 32

Mexicali, Baja California (Mexico)

Shot. 13 Dec 2009

Estrella was shot in the chest and forehead.




Giovanna Fernandes

Age 31

Rome, Lazio (Italy)

15 Dec 2009

The body of the victim, who was of Brazilian descent, was found inside a garbage bag in a state of advanced decomposition, along with a jacket, a pair of black sandals and a ring.




"Luis Arturo" Murillo

Age 25

San Pedro Sula, Cortés (Honduras)

Dismembered. 15 Dec 2009

The body was found dismembered, with severed genitals, in a white and pink sack. Her head was not found.




Talia

 

Belém, Pará (Brazil)

Stabbed. 15 Dec 2009

TvT Partner Organization Grupo Gay da Bahia: (Tabelas 2009)




"José" dos Santos Bispo

Age 43

Tancredo Neves, Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 16 Dec 2009

The victim was a pai de santo, a religious leader.




"Euzenilson Paulino" Carneiro da Silva

Age 23

Recife, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 16 Dec 2009

The victim was shot to death, along with her mother, by two hooded men on a motorbike.




Paulina Méndez Cartagena ("Juan Pablo")

 

Ciudad de Guatemala (Guatemala)

Shot. 17 Dec 2009

The Organización de Apoyo a una Sexualidad Integral frente al Sida (Oasis) declared that the trans sex workers of District 1, after denouncing the murder, were threatened and...




"José Javier" Quiroz Terrazas

Age 19

Delicias, Chihuahua (Mexico)

Shot. 20 Dec 2009

Four hooded men in a van approached the victim and another person, forcing them to give up their valuables. The victim ran away and was shot down. The police found their body in a...




"Luiz" da Silva

Age 47

Cuiabá, Paraná (Brazil)

Beaten. 20 Dec 2009

The victim was beaten. They died before 20th December.




Renata Pinheiro de Souza

Age 37

Brasília, Distrito Federal (Brazil)

Beaten. 20 Dec 2009

Victim was found stripped naked. The victim’s head was smashed with a piece of a broken toilet.




Fernanda

Age 36

Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

Shot. 23 Dec 2009

The perpetrator fled on a scooter.




Name Unknown

Age 17

Niterói, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Shot. 24 Dec 2009

The victim, a sex worker, was executed by two young men on a motorbike after leaving a sex worker hotel.




D. A. Santos Costa

Age 20

Italy

Died in custody. 25 Dec 2009

D. died in custody. She was a Brazilian national who had been detained because her documentation was not in order.




Jô de Souza Bevenites

Age 48

Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná (Brazil)

Stabbed. 29 Dec 2009

The victim was stabbed by a man on a motorbike near a bus station.




Wong

Age 64

Johor Baharu (Malaysia)

Stabbed. 31 Dec 2009

Wong was killed in his own apartment and robbed. His body was found with stab wounds in the right side of the stomach and left side of the chest plus bruises in the right hand.




Tânia Santos

Age 19

Maceio, Alagoas (Brazil)

Stabbed. 31 Dec 2009

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




"Toninho"

 

Campo Largo, Paraná (Brazil)

Beaten. 2 Jan 2010

The victim was a sex worker. It is suspected that she was killed by a client, who tried to suffocate her with a plastic bag before beating her to death.




Name Unknown

Age 30

Naples, Campania (Italy)

Shot. 2 Jan 2010

Victim was found near a market place and was beaten before she was killed.




Name Unknown

 

São Paulo (Brazil)

Shot. 4 Jan 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




"José Luis" Conde

Age 39

Rosario, Santa Fe (Argentina)

Beaten. 9 Jan 2010

The victim was a Federal Administration (Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos) lawyer.




Myra Chanel Ical

Age 51

Houston, Texas (USA)

Beaten. 18 Jan 2010

Myra was found partially clothed. She had suffered bruises and defensive wounds.




Ingrid Huayaba Gonzáles

Age 23

Lima (Peru)

Defenestrated. 23 Jan 2010

Ingrid died in hospital two days after being pushed out of a second floor window by her companion - who was suspected of exploiting and mistreating her.




Fernanda ("Alex") Correia de Brito

Age 33

Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

Shot. 23 Jan 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Lacraia

 

Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 26 Jan 2010

The victim was a homeless person.




"Fernando" Vásquez Roque

Age 26

Lima (Peru)

Beaten. 26 Jan 2010

The victim was tortured.




Brigitte

 

Caracas, Distrito Capital (Venezuela)

Shot. 28 Jan 2010

Brigitte was shot dead by street gangs. She was a student at Bolívar University, Caracas, and a trans activist of Alianza Lambda de Venezuela.




Name Unknown

 

Ariquemes, Rondônia (Brazil)

Beaten. 29 Jan 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




Name Unknown

 

Belém, Pará (Brazil)

Shot. 29 Jan 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




"Josué" Arredondo García

 

Zacapu, Michoacán (Mexico)

Beaten. 31 Jan 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Nadia Malik (khusra)

Age 28

Rawalpindi, Punjab (Pakistan)

Stabbed and run over. 31 Jan 2010

The victim was stabbed repeatedly and then run over by a car.




Marcela Esteve

Age 47

Tandil, Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Stabbed. 2 Feb 2010

Marcela was stabbed in January, and died in hospital 20 days later. Gocella Paul Sebastia, 31, was subsequently arrested.




Derya

Age 35

Antalya (Turkey)

Stabbed. 8 Feb 2010

Derya was found dead in her bedroom with her throat cut and multiple knife stab wounds to her face and body.




"Maurício" da Silva Correia

Age 23

São Luís, Maranhão (Brazil)

Stabbed. 16 Feb 2010

The victim was stabbed 27 times. The police declared that the perpetrator was a psychopath.




"Felipe" Torrealba Castillo

Age 20

Barquisimeto, Lara (Venezuela)

Shot. 16 Feb 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Diario El Impulso, 17.02.2010




Aycan Yener

 

Istanbul (Turkey)

Stabbed. 17 Feb 2010

Aycan was killed in her apartment in the Fatih area of Istanbul. Her throat was slit, and she was stabbed 17 times.




Tonha "Adelino" Moura Rufino

 

Vitória de Santo Antão, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 19 Feb 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




Sandra

Age 22

Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Shot. 21 Feb 2010

According to the police, the victim was a sex worker and was shot down by an adolescent on a bicycle while working on the street.




"Italo" Bargosa Gonzaga

Age 16

Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 22 Feb 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Princesa (Vinícius Freitas Vieira)

Age 19

Via Estrutural, Distrito Federal (Brazil)

Stabbed. 25 Feb 2010

The victim was stabbed to death with a machete.




Paola Uc Dzib

Age 23

Tizimín, Yucatán (Mexico)

Stabbed. 27 Feb 2010

The victim was a waitress.




"Adelcio" Silveira Lima Polaca

Age 36

Maringá, Paraná (Brazil)

Shot. 1 Mar 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




"Edmilson José" dos Santos

Age 26

Maringá, Paraná (Brazil)

Shot. 1 Mar 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Kelly

Age 25

Serra, Espírito Santo (Brazil)

Shot. 5 Mar 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




"Tiago" da Silva

Age 25

Santa Luzia, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Stoned. 6 Mar 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




"Rubicel" Torres Rodríguez

 

Chilpancingo, Guerrero (Mexico)

Shot. 7 Mar 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Agora Guerrero 07.03.2010




Débora Mancini

 

Vila Progresso, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Shot. 13 Mar 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: TV Morena, 14.03.2010




Crislaine "José" Marques

Age 27

Guarabira, Paraíba (Brazil)

Stabbed. 18 Mar 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Guatemala

18 Mar 2010

The victim was one of 13 trans people reported killed in Guatemala between 1st January and 18th March 2010.




Name Unknown

 

Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Beaten. 20 Mar 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




Débora Contreras Ponce

Age 19

Tegucigalpa, Distrito Central (Honduras)

Shot. 25 Mar 2010

The victim was a sex worker. She was shot 15 times.




Curi Huansi

Age 29

Parma, Emilia-Romagna (Italy)

Stabbed. 25 Mar 2010

Curi was stabbed and her body left naked at a roadside dump.




Verônica (Rodrigo) Ferreira

Age 23

Viana, Espírito Santo (Brazil)

Shot. 27 Mar 2010

According to the police, the assassins were very cruel and reloaded the gun to shoot several times, although the victim lying on the ground was already dead.




Amanda Gonzalez-Andujar

Age 29

New York City (USA)

Strangled. 27 Mar 2010

Amanda was found naked on the bed in her apartment in Queens. She had been strangled, her apartment trashed and her laptop stolen.




Name Unknown

 

Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal (Mexico)

Beaten. 27 Mar 2010

The victim was raped anally with an unknown object and then beaten to death. She was found naked, wearing only a bra.




Leona "Leonardo" Fernandes

Age 19

Viana, Espírito Santo (Brazil)

Shot. 28 Mar 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Monchina de Jesús Crisóstomo de León

Age 26

Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional (Dominican Republic)

Strangled. 30 Mar 2010

Monchina was strangled with a sheet in a hotel room. The alleged perpetrator was a 24 year-old client who said that he killed her in a fight that started after he realised that...




Name Unknown

 

Jakarta (Indonesia)

Dismembered. 31 Mar 2010

A dismembered body was found in the Kalimalang River in East Jakarta and Bekasi. Her date of death is unknown, but was probably sometime during the last week of March.




China

Age 30

Cuenca, Azuay (Ecuador)

1 Apr 2010

China was a sex worker. There were two hypotheses: they were either murdered or died by suicide.




Toni Alston

Age 44

Charlotte, North Carolina (USA)

Shot. 3 Apr 2010

Toni was shot in front of her home.




Name Unknown

 

Chihuahua (Mexico)

Decapitated. 3 Apr 2010

The victim was beheaded while still alive. Her head was found a mile away from her body.




Name Unknown

Age 20-25

João Pessoa, Paraíba (Brazil)

Stabbed. 10 Apr 2010

The victim’s body was found by a group of children in an abandoned house, naked and with her mouth gagged with her own underwear. Her body was bruised and she had been stabbed.




Pitanga Malta da Silva

Age 39

Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

10 Apr 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Michelle

Age 30

São José dos Pinhais, Paraná (Brazil)

Shot. 11 Apr 2010

The victim was attacked by three men and shot to death.




Baiana (Ângelo da Costa)

 

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Shot. 13 Apr 2010

ASTRA Rio (Brazilian Trans Organization)




Ashley Santiago Ocasio

Age 31

Corozal, Puerto Rico (USA)

Shot. 19 Apr 2010

Ashley's naked body was found in the kitchen of her apartment. She had been stabbed 14 times.




Dandara

Age 40

Itaboraí, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Shot. 20 Apr 2010

Victim was a sex worker.




"Adalberto" Alberto de Morais

Age 17

Tocantins (Brazil)

Stabbed. 21 Apr 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Noticias Terra, 21.05.2010




"Cleidinaldo" Silva do Nascimento

Age 30

Brumado, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 22 Apr 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Cabuloso, 04.05.2010




Ramona

 

Nova Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Beaten. 22 Apr 2010

ASTRA Rio (Brazilian Trans Organization)




Name Unknown

Age 30

Ciudad de Guatemala (Guatemala)

Shot. 25 Apr 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Prensa Libre, 25.04.2010




Azra

Age 30

İzmir (Turkey)

Shot. 27 Apr 2010

Azra was shot in the back of the head in her home. She was a founding member of the Black Pink Triangle Izmir LGBTT Association.




Renata

 

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Beaten. 30 Apr 2010

ASTRA Rio (Brazilian Trans Organization)




Claudia

 

Teresina, Piauí (Brazil)

Shot. 1 May 2010

The victim was shot by a gang of drug dealers.




Xara/Kelly

Age 19

Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 1 May 2010

The victim was a seller.




Mônica ("Thiago" de Jesus Carvalho)

Age 21

Stella Maris, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 1 May 2010

The victim was a sex worker and was found shot in a garbage container. Three hours before, she had been seen entering a client’s car. According to ...




Sheila

 

Novo Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Shot. 5 May 2010

ASTRA Rio (Brazilian Trans Organization)




Dana A. Larkin ("Chanel")

Age 26

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (USA)

Shot. 7 May 2010

Dana was shot in the head after revealing her transgender status to a man she had just met.




Ingrid Lizeth

 

Bogota, Distrito Capital (Colombia)

Stabbed. 8 May 2010

The victim was a sex worker and stabbed to death by a man who had been intimate with her shortly before. Police say it was a passion crime.




Tigresa

 

Feira de Santana, Bahia (Brazil)

Shot. 8 May 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Correiro 24 horas, 08.05.2010




Luan Santos Xavier

Age 17

Porto Velho, Rondônia (Brazil)

Beaten. 11 May 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Rondonia Agora, 12.05.2010




"Marcos" Gutiérrez Ramos

Age 32

La Selva, Cancún, Quintana Roo (Mexico)

Dismembered. 11 May 2010

The victim was tortured before his death. There were indicators that the murder was committed by a Mexican drug mafia cartel.




Michelle "Luis Alejandro" Silva

Age 25

Maracaibo, Zulia (Venezuela)

Shot. 13 May 2010

The victim was shot by a man driving by in a car.




Name Unknown

Age 30

San Cristóbal (Dominican Republic)

Shot. 14 May 2010

The victim's body was found at kilometer 2 1/2 of the 6 de Noviembre avenue, near San Cristóbal. She had been raped and shot 3 times.




Ice ("Channarong" Sonnuam)

Age 21

Chaweng, Surat Thani (Thailand)

Beaten. 16 May 2010

Ice was raped and then beaten to death with a broken piece of concrete. The perpetrator was arrested following evidence gained by an IP camera near the crime scene and confessed...




"Cesar Henrique" Vendrame

Age 32

Resende, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Beaten. 17 May 2010

"Cesar" was a sex worker and died in hospital after having been severely beaten. According to witnesses, a man had approached Cesar when he was on the street for ...




Name Unknown

 

Varzea Grande, Mato Grosso (Brazil)

Strangled. 20 May 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




Taira dos Santos

Age 20

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Beaten. 23 May 2010

Taira died as a result of a severe blow to her head after a fight. Her body was then burned by the killer.




"Manuel" Gómez Mendoza

Age 19

Miguel Hidalgo, Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal (Mexico)

Beaten. 24 May 2010

The victim was a sex worker who as beaten to death while in a car with her clients. Another trans sex worker survived the attack and was able to escape.




Angie González Oquendo

Age 38

Caguas, Puerto Rico (USA)

Strangled. 24 May 2010

Angie's body was found naked with her hands tied. She had been strangled with an electrical cord and had multiple puncture wounds on her body.




"Josenildo" (Nildo) Barbosa dos Santos

Age 27

Marechal Deodoro, Alagoas (Brazil)

Stabbed. 27 May 2010

The victim was found naked in a shallow grave. She was an artist.




Batu

Age 28

Istanbul (Turkey)

Throat cut. 29 May 2010

The perpetrator is her ex-boyfriend. The murderer was caught by the police while he was trying to escape from the scene. The murderer murdered Batu with a chopper and...




Name Unknown

Age 25

São Miguel dos Campos, Alagoas (Brazil)

Shot. 31 May 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Yisel ("Luis Jesús") Mejías Silva

Age 20

La Encrucijada, Aragua (Venezuela)

Shot. 2 Jun 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




"Valdeci" Ferreira de Sousa

Age 46

Teresina, Piauí (Brazil)

Stabbed. 5 Jun 2010

The victim died in hospital, one day after being stabbed to death by her boyfriend Cristiano Pereira da Silva, who was arrested after confessing that he murdered...




Jazmin/Gudelia "Ángel" Vega Guzmán

Age 39

Ensenada, Baja California (Mexico)

Strangled. 5 Jun 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Xuxa

Age 29

Laranjeiras, Sergipe (Brazil)

Shot. 5 Jun 2010

The victim was a sex worker.




Fernanda Lavalle

Age 28

Actopan, Hidalgo (Mexico)

Shot. 16 Jun 2010

Fernanda's body was found gagged and shot twice in the head after she had been missing for three days.




Sandy Woulard

Age 28

Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Shot. 21 Jun 2010

Sandy was found lying in the street. She died in hospital.




José Gerardo Palma

 

Comayagüela, Distrito Central (Honduras)

Shot. 24 Jun 2010

The victim was a merchant. Three unidentified men entered her tent and shot her to death.




"Iraquitan" dos Santos Soares

Age 23

Olinda, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 29 Jun 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Pe 360 Graus, 29.06.2010 & 30.06.2010




Marcela Presley ("Marcelo Pedro" Justino)

Age 25

Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

Shot. 30 Jun 2010

The victim was a sex worker who was shot from a car when approached by a client. The murder took place on a beach, where the sex worker had been doing sex work for ten years.




Arenita Corporán Suero

Age 22

Villa Mella, Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)

Stabbed. 1 Jul 2010

Arenita was stabbed to death in her own apartment . Shortly beforehand her housemate had seen three men arrive at the apartnemtn asking for her services.




Marcela Presley Justino

Age 25

Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

Shot. 1 Jul 2010

Marcela was a sex worker. According to a witness, a man in a car called Marcela by her name. As she walked towards him he shot her three times.




Dandara

Age 31

Manaus, Amazonas (Brazil)

Stabbed. 4 Jul 2010

The victim was a sex worker. The crime took place on a street where she used to work.




Name Unknown

 

São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo (Brazil)

Shot. 6 Jul 2010

The victim was found shot four times on a street where sex workers work. She had come from Minas Gerais to São Bernardo do Campo a month earlier. The perpetrator also ...




"Juan Carlos" Crespo Molina

Age 28

Terraplén, Loíza, Puerto Rico (USA)

Shot. 7 Jul 2010

The victim was found shot dead on a beach.




Scarlety

Age 35

Balsas, Maranhão (Brazil)

Shot. 8 Jul 2010

Victim was a sex worker.




Natasha de Souza Oliveira

Age 22

Uberaba, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Shot. 8 Jul 2010

The victim was shot six times while walking on the street.




Michele da Silva Bulhões

Age 37

Uberaba, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Stabbed. 12 Jul 2010

According to the police, Michele was using crack in her apartment and the accused perpetrator, Cristiano da Silva, stabbed her with a stiletto after she refused to share the crack...




"Uziel" Figueiredo Araújo

Age 34

Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

Stabbed. 22 Jul 2010

The police arrested Alex de Jesus Santos who allegedly had a relationship with the victim and killed her out of jealousy.




Paola González Mendez

Age 36

San Francisco, Zulia (Venezuela)

Dismembered. 25 Jul 2010

The victim’s body was found half naked, decapitated and with severe injuries in the chest and hands. The police said she was murdered, because the perpetrators wanted to rob her...




Jessica

Age 16

Guerrero (Mexico)

Beaten. 27 Jul 2010

Jessica lived at the Coloso housing unit in Acapulco. She was killed as she walked from Chilpancingo to the community San Vicente. The Centre for Studies and Projects...




Camille Gerin

Age 25

Campinas, São Paulo (Brazil)

Beaten. 27 Jul 2010

A client hit Camille over the head with two pieces of wood and threw her body into a ditch. She died in hospital the following day.




Roy Antonio Jones III

Age 1

Southampton, New York (USA)

Beaten. 1 Aug 2010

Roy was a 16 month old toddler beaten to death by their mother's boyfriend, 20 year old Pedro Jones.




"Alcebíades" Alves de Melo

Age 26

Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

Stabbed. 12 Aug 2010

The victim was found with a gash in the neck.




Dani Bananinha Feitosa de Andrade

Age 19

Caruaru, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Stoned. 14 Aug 2010

Dani died from injuries caused by stones thrown at her. She lived in Santa Cruz do Cabibaribe. Her body was found on 15th August, but the police belief the crime happened in the...




Karen Mendonça

Age 22

Fortaleza, Ceará (Brazil)

Shot. 18 Aug 2010

Victim was a sex worker.




Lorraine

 

Teresina, Piauí (Brazil)

Stabbed. 19 Aug 2010

Lorraine's body was found stabbed several times. According to the police, she had already registered a complaint against the suspected perpetrator with the minorities' police...




"Sidney" Nascimento

Age 30

Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Stabbed. 21 Aug 2010

The victim was stabbed several times in her apartment. According to neighbours, she was a sex worker and used to take clients to her home.




Jaqueline Eunapio Garcao

Age 35

Dores, Sergipe (Brazil)

Shot. 22 Aug 2010

Victim was a bar owner.




Elane

 

Salvador da Bahia (Brazil)

Beaten. 29 Aug 2010

According to the police, Elane lived in the same region and was found beaten to death in the early morning.




Imperia Gamaniel Parson

 

San Pedro Sula, Cortés (Honduras)

Shot. 30 Aug 2010

Imperia was shot in the street at about half past midnight by two men on a motorcycle.




Keila Rios

 

Mata S. Joao, Bahia (Brazil)

Poisoned. 31 Aug 2010

Victim was a performer.




Name Unknown

 

Maceió, Alagoas (Brazil)

Shot. 4 Sep 2010

The victim was shot 7 times.




"Gypsy"

 

Houston, Texas (USA)

Shot. 6 Sep 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project:




Letícia (Evandro Fabiano) Soares

Age 29

Curitiba, Paraná (Brazil)

Shot. 10 Sep 2010

According to a witness, Letícia was approached by a man on the street who wanted to have paid sex with her. When Letícia declined and walked away, the man shot her.




Victoria Carmen White

Age 28

Maplewood, New Jersey (USA)

Shot. 12 Sep 2010

Victoria was killed at 5 am in a relative's apartment. Alrashim Chambers, 24, and Marquise Foster, 26, were charged with murder after surrendering to police in October.




Michele (Justo Luis) González García

Age 34

Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico (USA)

Shot. 13 Sep 2010

The victim was shot in the head together with another trans woman La Flaca (Miguel Orlando) Soto González.




La Flaca (Miguel Orlando) Soto González

Age 18

Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico (USA)

Shot. 13 Sep 2010

The victim was shot in the head together with another trans woman Michele (Justo Luis) González García.




Nicole das Mercer

Age 27

Jundiaí, São Paulo (Brazil)

Stabbed. 14 Sep 2010

According to witnesses, Nicole was working on the street when a man got out of a car and stabbed her 15 times.




İrem Okan

Age 28

Bursa (Turkey)

Stabbed. 20 Sep 2010

İrem was stabbed multiple times - from her throat to her stomach. The police found her body at the entrance of her apartment.




Duda Fernandes

Age 26

Piracicaba, São Paulo (Brazil)

Stabbed. 21 Sep 2010

TvT Partner Organization: Grupo Gay da Bahia (Tabelas 2010)




(José Anacleto) Honorato

Age 24

Caruaru, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 23 Sep 2010

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Pe 360 Graus, online portal, 24 Sep. 2010




Name Unknown

 

Chihuahua, Bursa (Mexico)

Run over. 26 Sep 2010

The victim's body was found on 26th September 2010 on a exit of the Chihuahua-Delicias highway. Her body showed marks of heavy strokes at the head, and the right ankle bone was...




(Ademir) do Nascimento Silva

Age 21

Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Shot. 27 Sep 2010

The crime took place on a highway where sex workers work. According to the police, two men drove by on a motorbike and shot the victim for times.