121 women murdered in 2017, 46% by partners

Incidence of female victims up 10% - police magazine

(ANSA) - Rome, March 7 - Some 121 women were murdered in 2017, 46% by partners or ex-partners, police magazine Poliziamoderna said Wednesday.
    Over the last 10 years the number of female victims dropped 20% from the 150 of 2007, it said, but the incidence of female victims on the total of murder victims rose 10%, from 24% to 34%.
   

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