Cab company assures women taxis safe despite 2 sexual assault claims

Media Date: 11/11/2013
Type of Media: newspaper
Name of Media: Ottawa Sun

Interviewer: Kelly Roche

Interviewee: Julie S. Lalonde Role: Director of Hollaback! Ottawa

Article Information

Background There were two reported sexual assaults in taxi cabs in Ottawa.
Reason As an advocate for survivors of sexual violence, I was asked to comment on what these assaults mean for womyn's safety in Ottawa.
Comment It was great to see the Ottawa Sun recognizing what these assaults represent for womyn.
Outcome The investigation continues.
Link to Article http://www.ottawasun.com/2013/11/11/cab-company-assures-women-taxis-safe-despite-2-sexual-assault-claims

 

Keywords: Hollaback! Ottawa, street harassment, sexual assault, sexual violence, Ottawa