Former director of Procon SC faces new accusation of sexual harassment

Former director of Procon SC faces new accusation of sexual harassment
Former director of Procon SC faces new accusation of sexual harassment
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Another woman contacted the police and reported having suffered sexual harassment by Roberto Salum, former director of Procon in Santa Catarina. He held the position until last Saturday (30), when hehi dismissed by governor Jorginho Mello (PL).

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According to Michele Rebelo, regional delegate for Greater Florianópolis, this second victim also works at Procon and is expected to give a statement this week. The first employee who went to the police station was interviewed last week.

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This second statement must be attached to the ongoing police investigation, which was opened on March 27th. The procedure will be completed within 30 days from the opening date.

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— As soon as the Civil Police became aware, we already instituted [o inquérito]. Regardless of who it is, we will investigate with all the necessary rigor when cases of sexual abuse in the sphere of public administration are involved, because this is a government flag — highlights the delegate.

The content of the allegations is not yet known, but initially the cases are investigated as sexual harassment. The classification of the crime, however, may change during the investigation of the cases.

After the second case was registered, the NSCTotal contacted Salum’s defense, but did not receive a response at the time of writing this text.

Who is Roberto Salum

Roberto has a degree in journalism and has worked on television police programs. He also ran in the 2006 and 2010 elections for the position of federal deputy, but was never elected in either opportunity.

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In 2014, he ran for state deputy, won 27,920 votes and was sixth substitute. He was summoned and took office in the 18th Legislature (2015-2019) and served from July 26 to September 28, 2016, and between November 2017 and April 2018.

In 2018, he also sought a seat in the Senate and, in 2020, he ran for mayor of São José. He is currently a member of the PL.

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