This is a count of women killed by known or suspected male violence in a Australia, jointly undertaken by Reclaim the Night Perth and Women Shout Out Australia.
On 27 February, an unnamed 34 year old woman was found dead in a car when it was stopped by police in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, about 250km west of the Tjuntjuntjara Community. There were 5 other people in the car.
A 35-year-old man from Plumridge Lakes, who was known to the woman, has been charged over her death.
Condolences go to the victim’s family and friends.
We report the deaths of women as accurately as possible, updating these records as we are able to. If we have misreported any facts of this case, please contact us. We do not wish to affect any future court actions and will neither publish posts nor comments which do this.
Please bear in mind cultural sensitivities when sharing these reports. Where it is not culturally appropriate to do so, we will not report the victim’s name.
If you have any additional information about women killed by male violence in Australia in 2016, please email us at email@example.com or via the facebook pages of Reclaim the Night Perth or Women Shout Out Australia.