(KMOV.com) -- A large group of men walked around St. Louis in high heels on Saturday to protest sexualized violence within the community.
Police Chief Sam Dotson said the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event helps put a spotlight on a serious problem.
"Today's event does exactly what it's supposed to -- draw awareness to abuse in our community," said Dotson. "It's underreported."
Click the video above to learn more about the movement.