Behind the Arrest, the Chalco stalker, who touched himself in a truck with a woman’s data was exposed to the victims of harassment in public transport in this area of the State of Mexico (Edomex).
At least 7 out of 10 women are victims of harassment in public passenger transport and feel unprotected because even other passengers do not act for fear of retaliation, so they change the way they dress as a means of self-defense.
To start an operation request support from the municipal gender police or the DIF in Chalco If they are a victim, women feel somewhat protected.
UnforMayorely, not all people around support it, they seem to ignore it, they don’t want to get into trouble,” said Brenda, a public transport user.
she mayor Miguel Gutiérrez He reported that there were ‘sticks’ placed on public transport with emergency numbers so that from inside the units they could report their harasser and he would be arrested before leaving the.
We are doing a dissemination campaign against violence against women and that’s why we put stickers on the buses as you see there, that carry the emergency numbers of public security, gender police, DIF, and human rights, If you feel there is danger inside or outside the unit, you can call us on the lines; open for your attention,” explained Abimael Orteales, head of the Women’s Directorate of Chalco.
Chalco protection for bullies considered it rest of the harasser
Board numbers in units are a measure that is well-accepted by users.
I think it is a very good idea that we can report or we can report them on public transport because it will create greater security for us, if we have the support of the authorities we can feel which is much safer and less vulnerable to something as basic as transport. public,” said Dolores, who travels every day by public transportation and became a victim of harassment.
Perla, who claimed that faced his bullies considered it a good idea for them to use their cell phones to ask for support.
It will be perfect if steps are taken and this kind of situation can be avoided, if that happens it will be safer to travel by Metro, by bus, at any time of the day, even if dressed as you like, it is good very,” he added.