Vitória, Espírito Santo (Brazil)

1 Oct 2015

Alvari's body was found in an advanced state of decomposition. There were no stab or gunshot wounds.

Name Unknown

Age 30

Ciudad de México (Mexico)

Beaten. 4 Oct 2015

The victim was found with bruises caused by blows to various parts of the body.

Keisha Jenkins

Age 22

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)

Shot. 6 Oct 2015

Keisha was ambushed, beaten and shot by a group of men at around 2:30am on the morning of 6th October.

Rafaela Capucci

Age 19

Taguatinga, Distrito Federal (Brazil)

Shot. 7 Oct 2015

Rafaela was shot in the face in front of a motel in what is a known sex work area on CSG 9 in Tatuatinga.

Amancay Diana Sacayan

Age 39

Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Stabbed. 11 Oct 2015

Diana's body was discovered tied to her bed and covered in blood. She had been stabbed 13 times.

Yajaira/Scarlet Martinez Flores


Culiacán, Sinaloa (Mexico)

11 Oct 2015

Scarlet left her house to work and was later found dead.

Leticya Santos Ignacio

Age 21

São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo (Brazil)

Shot. 12 Oct 2015

Leticya was shot in the forehead by a motorcyclist, allegedly during an approach for a sexual program.

Miscilene Santana da Silva

Age 25

Ipiaú, Bahia (Brazil)

Beaten. 12 Oct 2015

Miscilene, a person of color, was found on a wasteland with head injuries and a bloody piece of wood.

Name Unknown

Age 30

Veracruz (Mexico)

Stabbed. 12 Oct 2015

The victim was with other people, initiated an argument, and was assaulted by her alleged partner. The police arrested the perpetrator.

Ashley Hallstrom

Age 26

Logan, Utah (USA)

Suicide. 14 Oct 2015

Ashley's body was found on a rural highway soon after she tragically killed herself by walking into traffic.

Kiara Cardenas Perez

Age 26

Barranquilla, Atlántico (Colombia)

Shot. 15 Oct 2015

Kiara was shot twice in the head by hitmen.

Zella Ziona

Age 21

Gaithersburg, Maryland (USA)

Shot. 15 Oct 2015

Zella was shot several times by Rico LeBlond, 22, in an alley behind the Lakeforest Mall in Gaithersburg. She was found with gunshot wounds to the head and groin areas.

Name Unknown


Ponta Porã, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Shot. 19 Oct 2015

The victim was in a bar when she was shot. The suspect was on a motorcycle and fled the scene at high speed.

Name Unknown


Bogotá, Distrito Capital (Colombia)

Stabbed. 19 Oct 2015

A fight among some LGBTQI people was caused by an argument that ended with a knife confrontation and the victim's death.

Valentina de Souza Canteiro

Age 20

Ponta Porã, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil)

Shot. 19 Oct 2015

Valentina left a party with a couple and was found agonizing on the sidewalk with injuries on her neck, dying before the police arrived.

La Guera"" Vazquez Ordoñez

Age 49

Campeche (Mexico)

Stabbed. 20 Oct 2015

The victim was found dead at her house with a bag over her head and several knife


Age 40

Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Shot. 21 Oct 2015

Rose was shot in the chest.



Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh (India)

24 Oct 2015

According to a neighbour, four hijras took Anusha to another house and left. They returned an hour later and took Anusha along with them. Later, the neighbour heard she had been...

Maritza D.M.

Age 24

Loja (Ecuador)

Stabbed. 27 Oct 2015

Maritza's body was found with a dagger at heart level.

Name Unknown


Jaboatão dos Guararapes, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 28 Oct 2015

The victim was found naked with two gunshots: one in her head and another in her abdomen. A used condom was among the victim's belongings.

Xiaofeng Zhang

Age 22

Liaocheng, Shandong (China)

Defenestrated. 28 Oct 2015

Xiaofeng was pushed out of the 5th floor by his father. The victim was a trans and intersex boy. His father had also injured his fiancé (who died in May 2016) terribly.

Name Unknown


Michoacan (Mexico)

Tortured. 29 Oct 2015

The victim showed signs of torture and several wounds on the body caused by a sharp weapon.

Tiffany Latifah da Encarnaçao Farias

Age 24

Manaus, Amazonas (Brazil)

Stabbed. 30 Oct 2015

Tiffany was stabbed in the neck - allegedly by a rival sex worker.