NOTIFICATION OF SUICIDE ATTEMPTS BY EXOGENOUS INTOXICATION AMONG ADOLESCENTS LIVING IN THE CITY OF SÃO PAULO
Danyelle Célli Bedendo Marco, Adriana Natucci Hette, Lucila Lopes do Nascimento, Cintia Leci Rodrigues
This article discusses suicide attempts among adolescents (between 10 and 19 years old) living in the city of São Paulo from January to December 2014.
ANALYSIS OF CRIMINAL SEXOLOGY REPORTS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS AT ESTÁCIO DE LIMA LEGAL-MEDICAL INSTITUTE OF MACEIÓ, BRAZIL, IN 2016
Ana Paula Cavalcante Carneiro, Maria Luisa Duarte, Alexia Alves de Carvalho
This study analysed reports of criminal sexology examinations in children and adolescents (0 to 18 years old) at the Estácio de Lima Medical Legal Institute, Maceió, Brasil, in 2016.
SEXUAL CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY ON THE OPINION OF AUTHORITIES ABOUT EVIDENCE
Angelita Maria F. Machado Rios e Lilian Milnitsky Stein
The evaluation of sexual offenses against children and adolescents is complex due to the limitation of evidence. In this study, interviews were conducted with 18 participants, nine of them from the investigative stage (Police Officers) and nine from the procedural stage (five Prosecutors and four Judges of Law acting on the area of Children and Youth). The authorities expressed their views on the analysis of the following evidence: the word of the victim, physical traces, other evidences (witnesses, school reports, reports from health and psychosocial professionals) and the confession of the suspect.