Adriana Santana


Restinga, São Paulo (Brazil)

Suicide. 1 Feb 2020

Adriana reportedly died by suicide. No details are known.

Roberta Carabajal

Age 45-50

La Plata, Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Stabbed. 1 Feb 2020

Roberta was stabbed on the street by two brothers who got out of a car. She died in hospital.



San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas (Mexico)

Beaten. 2 Feb 2020

Nicol was hit over the head during an attack in the centre of San Cristóbal de las Casas on Sunday 25th January. She fell into a coma and died in hospital a week later.

Isabelle Colstt

Age 27

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina (Brazil)

Stabbed. 4 Feb 2020

Isabelle was one of two trans women stabbed by two men who approached them on the street. Isabelle died at the scene; her colleague Bruna Andrade died two weeks later.

Maisa Andrade

Age 34

João Pessoa, Paraíba (Brazil)

Cosmetic filler poisoning. 5 Feb 2020

Maisa died in hospital after a cosmetic surgery procedure in a clandestine clinic.

Name Unknown


Nuevo León (Mexico)

Stabbed. 5 Feb 2020

The body of the victim was found with a blow to the head. It is believed they had been thrown from a moving vehicle.

Samantha do Valle

Age 20

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina (Brazil)

Strangled. 6 Feb 2020

Samantha's body was found inside the trunk of a client's car parked at a motel on Campeche beach. She had been strangled inside a motel nearby.


Age 35

La Paz, Estado de México (Mexico)

Strangled. 7 Feb 2020

Guadalupe's body was found inside her home in the Valle de los Reyes neighborhood of Le Paz. She had been strangled.

Dorete Lopes Leal

Age 32

Agricolândia, Piauí (Brazil)

Beaten and stabbed. 8 Feb 2020

Dorete was beaten with a piece of wood and then stabbed. Her naked body was found in a community garden in Bairro Vila.

Joyce Berlim

Age 28

Limoeiro, Pernambuco (Brazil)

Shot. 8 Feb 2020

Joyce was reportedly shot after refusing to have sex with her attacker.

Angie Mimbela del Águila

Age 26

Villa El Salvador, Lima (Peru)

Stabbed. 9 Feb 2020

Angie was stabbed several times with a piece of glass during an attempted robbery. They died in the street after walking several blocks calling for help.


Age 20

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Suicide. 9 Feb 2020

Karev died by suicide. He would have turned 21 on 29th February.

Sabrina Sampaio

Age 22

Conselheiro Lafaiete, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Stabbed. 10 Feb 2020

Sabrina was stabbed in the neck, shoulder and head by a client on Sunday 9th February. She died in hospital the following day.

Thabata Oliveira Blus

Age 31

Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Stabbed. 10 Feb 2020

Thabata was stabbed in the early hours of Tuesday 21st January in the Savassi neighborhood. She was treated in hospital and discharged, but died from complications two weeks later.


Age 46

Chelyabinsk (Russia)

Raped and beaten. 11 Feb 2020

Valera was raped and killed by his neighbours. His mutilated body was found in the hostel where he lived with his common-law wife and 11-year-old adopted daughter.

Neném Santos da Silva

Age 38

Campinas, São Paulo (Brazil)

Shot. 11 Feb 2020

Neném was shot 12 times at her home at around midday on Tuesday 11th February. Her killer reportedly fled in a vehicle but was subsequently killed in a shootout with police.

Katarina Ariel Silva

Age 22

Parque do Carmo, São Paulo (Brazil)

Stabbed. 12 Feb 2020

Katarina's body was found on the street in the early hours of Wednesday 12th February. She had been stabbed by a client who was subsequently arrested.



Sardarnagar, Ahmedabad (India)

Stabbed. 13 Feb 2020

Mamta died after being stabbed by her partner during an argument. Ajay Nadia, 30, was subsequently arrested.

Name Unknown


Natal, Rio Grande do Norte (Brazil)

Electrocuted. 13 Feb 2020

The electrocuted body of the victim was found inside a beach hut. The police confirmed that such booby traps are commonly used in the area to try to prevent theft and break-ins.

Isabelle Oliveira

Age 36

Augustinópolis, Tocantins (Brazil)

14 Feb 2020

Isabele was a nursing technician. She was found dead in a break room in the hospital where she worked.

Monike Chagas

Age 25

Missão Velha, Ceará (Brazil)

Tortured. 14 Feb 2020

Monike's body was found in water chained to a depth measuring stick on the morning of 14th February. She had been tortured.

Rebecca Ann ("Becca")

Age 44

Longniddry, East Lothian, Scotland (United Kingdom)

Suicide. 14 Feb 2020

Becca died by suicide on Friday 14th February. She was struggling badly with dysphoria, social isolation, anxiety, PTSD and chronic pain.

Bruna Karla Souza

Age 26

Quilombo, Santa Catarina (Brazil)

Beaten and strangled. 15 Feb 2020

Bruna's body was found with head injuries alongside the SC-157 highway in the centre of Quilombo. A man seen leaving a bar with her has been arrested.

Name Unknown


Rome, Lazio (Italy)

Murdered. 15 Feb 2020

The decomposed body of a trans woman was found under a mattress on the banks of the Tiber in Rome on Saturday 15th February.

Ritchely Silva

Age 25

Ceará-Mirim, Rio Grande do Norte (Brazil)

Murdered. 17 Feb 2020

Ritchely was reportedy murdered inside her home. No other information is known.


Age 26

Uruapan, Michoacán (Mexico)

Shot. 18 Feb 2020

Samantha's body was found in an alley in the Guadalupe Victoria neighborhood. She had been shot.

Cachita Soto Rufino

Age 21

Villa Vásquez, Monte Cristi (Dominican Republic)

Suicide. 20 Feb 2020

Cachita died by suicide.

Gabrielly Vanderguel

Age 28

Itaperuna, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Shot. 20 Feb 2020

Gabrielly was shot dead in the street by two assailants riding a motorcycle. She died at the scene.


Age 21

Anápolis, Góias (Brazil)

20 Feb 2020

Gaby's body was found in an advanced state of decomposition. The cause of her death is unknown.

Camila María Concepción

Age 28

Los Angeles, California (USA)

Suicide. 21 Feb 2020

Camila died by suicide. She was a writer for the Netflix shows "Daybreak" and "Gentefied".

Jessyca Sarmiento

Age 38

Bois de Boulogne, Paris (France)

Run over. 21 Feb 2020

Jessyca was deliberately run over in a hit and run attack.

Bruna Andrade

Age 30

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina (Brazil)

Stabbed. 22 Feb 2020

Bruna died in hospital just over two weeks after being stabbed along with Isabelle Colstt in an attack on Tuesday 4th February. Isabelle died at the scene.

Maria Eduarda Aires Dias

Age 32

Encruzilhada do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

Murdered. 23 Feb 2020

Maria's decomposing body was found dumped in a thicket along with that of her partner Paulo Ricardo Cardoso Carvalho, 45. Both had been gagged and had their hands and feet tied.

Name Unknown

Age 31

Araguari, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Shot. 23 Feb 2020

The victim was one of two trans women shot in the street by a client. She died at the scene but her 21 year old colleague survived. A suspect has been arrested.

Dávila Duarte


Fortaleza, Ceará (Brazil)

Shot. 23 Feb 2020

Dávila was shot in the city centre during the early hours of Fortaleza Carnival. The identity of the killer is unknown.

Alexa Negrón Luciano (Neulisa Luciano Ruiz)

Age 28

Toa Baja, Puerto Rico (USA)

Shot. 24 Feb 2020

Alexa was shot dead several hours after a post denouncing her for using a women's restroom in a McDonalds restaurant had circulated on social media.

Karla H.

Age 32

Zamora, Michoacán (Mexico)

Shot. 25 Feb 2020

Karla was shot dead in the street by unidentified assailants riding a motorcycle.

Ali Mamani Huamani

Age 44

Arequipa (Peru)

Murdered. 26 Feb 2020

Ali's body was found in her room on Wednesday 26th February. Her face was bloodied and she had probably been dead for at least two days.



Gurugram, Haryana (India)

Shot. 26 Feb 2020

Meenu was shot in the face, ear shoulder and back when three unidentified men on bikes shot at a group of trans people.

Alexia Freires ("Pandora")

Age 29

Betim, Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Stabbed. 28 Feb 2020

Alexia died on the way to hospital after being stabbed by her neighbour Jeniffer. They had earlier argued after Jeniffer took exception to Alexia feeding Jenniffer's dog.