The Civil Police confirmed this Thursday, 1st, that it asked the Justice to extension of the deadline for completing the police investigation into allegations of sexual harassment by a bank branch manager against a teenager who works as a young apprentice at the financial institution.
The case is being investigated by the Special Police Department for the Protection of Child and Adolescent Victims (Deacav), linked to the Department of Assistance to Vulnerable Groups (DAGV).
“Deacav has requested information from the bank agency about the qualifications and addresses of the people who were eventually mentioned by the victim. These people will also be heard at the police station to clarify the facts. Several steps have been taken and some testimonies have already been given, but there are still a large number of procedures to be adopted, a fact that justified the request for an extension of the work”, informed the Secretary of Public Security (SSP).
The Civil Police is also awaiting some reports and all the material will be sent to Justice.
understand the case
The Civil Police confirmed on August 24 that the manager of a bank branch in Aracaju is being investigated for the crime of sexual harassment. According to information from the Public Security Secretariat (SSP), the complaint was made by a teenager who works as a young apprentice at the financial institution.
Manager is removed from duties
Banco do Brasil confirmed this Thursday, 25th, that it removed the manager of a bank branch of the institution in Aracaju from all activities. investigated for the crime of sexual harassment against a 16-year-old girl.
In the statement, Banco do Brasil highlighted that it repudiates any behavior related to any type of harassment. “BB contributes with the competent investigative bodies for the proper investigation of the case. BB emphasizes that its principle is the respect for people’s dignity and treats, with the appropriate measures, any practice that does not respect this ethical precept”, he pointed out.
by João Paulo Schneider