Femicide numbers up sharply in Dominican Republic

The femicides increased dramatically in the Dominican Republic so far this year, and registered outweigh the intimate deaths in 2010 and unfortunately violent follow the pattern 2011 is expected to reach a figure record. According to statistics from the National Institute of Forensic Sciences (INACIF) in just eight months about 157 women were victims of femicide in the country, emphasizing that have not been included in this tragic murder count in October and September.
Firearms are the most commonly used by attackers to finalize their victims, the second option, the weapons. Read Article

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