Tag: Police

    Pau D'Arco massacre

    Thirteen Policemen Involved in Massacre of 10 Peasants Are Arrested in Brazil

    Thirteen police officers have been detained for allegedly participating in a recent massacre that ...

    Trash in the state of Ceará - Photo: Maristela Crispim

    The Billions Stolen by Brazilian Politicians Are Hurting the Country’s Poorest

    Brazil is currently facing its worst recession in decades while corruption allegations consume the ...

    A crack addict in Brazil - Photo: Bruno Kelly

    São Paulo’s Answer to Drugs: Police, Tractors and Forced Treatment

    Last Sunday, São Paulo authorities dramatically deployed a “new” approach to dealing with drug ...

    Police drag protester in Rio - Photo by Pedro Prado

    International Court Rules Against Brazil’s Police Indiscriminate Killings

    Amnesty International lambasted “impunity” for Brazilian police who kill suspects during operations, after a ...

    Santa Catarina

    Bus Torching and Gang Action Reaches Once Peaceful Brazilian South

    Elite police commando units fanned out across the streets of the Brazilian southern state ...

    São Paulo police

    Criminals Have Already Killed 90 Policemen in São Paulo, This Year

    Brazil announced on Tuesday it will create a new police agency, boost surveillance operations ...