Honduras Launches Hate Crimes Investigation Unit

Posted on  

"Honduras Launches Hate Crimes Investigation Unit"

Honduras has announced “the launch of a special police unit dedicated to investigate crimes committed against members of the country’s LGBT population,” Blabbeando reports. “The announcement follows years of local, regional and international criticism of the Honduran government’s handling of a number of horrific crimes committed against the LGBT population in the past few years and, in particular, transgender women.”

« »

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.