Police seize Rio slums from drug gangs ahead of Pope's visit. NEWS.com.au
Brazil should decriminalize drug possession, justice ministers say.
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Posted on April 15, 2013 • Filed under: Brazil , Crime , Drug Activity, Police/Military Activity. On April 14, 2013, NE10 reported that authorities in the Brazilian state of Pernambuco made the biggest single drug bust of the year so far in the state, …
The whole country of Brazil is becoming a larger and larger slum, with drug dealers, addicts, rampant crime , political ineptitude and corruption. All this masked by efficient government marketing that convinces otherwise.
People faced the death penalty for a range of crimes including non-violent drug-related and economic offences, but also for “apostasy”, “blasphemy”, and “adultery” – acts that should not be considered crimes at all.
She is straight out of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” tough, bold and street smart, a real-life advocate, investigator and prosecutor of sexual crimes against women. Tall and brassy, a straight-shooter from Waco, Texas, she … Looking over different regions, she said Brazil and Jordan had made major progress, but places with ongoing or recent armed conflict prove most intractable, like Congo and Cambodia
Gang rape of an American student and her companion French aggression in a minibus in Rio de Janeiro, has sparked outrage in Brazil , where the passing loop television images of three suspects arrested. The couple, who were on board of the … Crime has declined significantly since the Rio establishment of specialized police units in the favelas in the hands of drug traffickers and militias, but it is still very high compared to European or American standards.
A grisly crime surges into spotlight as Mexico shifts drug war strategy. …
Your Source for Mafia & Crime News from around the World. Bonanno Family … There are thousands of young girls in Brazil's slums who are intoxicated by the power, money and status of the drug lords.keep looking »