NEW RED COMMAND OFFENSIVE SHAKES UP RIO’S SECURITY LANDSCAPE

In the last months of 2024, the second most powerful organized crime faction in Brazil, the Red Command (CV), initiated a new phase of...

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SECURITY CHALLENGES IN PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN RIO DE JANEIRO

SUMMARY This article delves into the challenges confronting public transportation in Rio de Janeiro, particularly focusing on incidents like bus hijackings and instances of violence,...

ECONOMIC ESPIONAGE IN BRAZIL

Summary Economic espionage is the unlawful or clandestine targeting or acquisition of sensitive financial, trade, industrial, or economic policy information. Even though many cases remain...

BRAZIL’S PRISONS DILEMMA: FUGITIVES, FACTIONS’ REACH, AND THE STRUGGLE OF HIGH-SECURITY FACILITIES

SUMMARY In the wake of the unprecedented escape from the Mossoró Federal Penitentiary in Brazil, questions arise about the effectiveness of the Federal Penitentiary System...

GANGS’ INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION IN SOUTH AMERICA

Summary The onset of 2024 brought a troubling security crisis to Ecuador, marked by the armed invasion of a university in Guayaquil and of a...

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SÃO PAULO SECURITY INCIDENTS – MARCH MONTHLY BULLETIN

01/03/2024 – A retired police officer was shot dead in Vila Matilde, East SP. Indeed, according to the security cameras of the area, a bandit parked...

ANGRA DOS REIS SECURITY INCIDENTS – MARCH MONTHLY BULLETIN

03/03/2024 – Police seized drugs and arrested suspects in 2 different districts of Angra. According to the Corporation, the cases occurred during routine patrols. In the...

NEW RED COMMAND OFFENSIVE SHAKES UP RIO’S SECURITY LANDSCAPE

In the last months of 2024, the second most powerful organized crime faction in Brazil, the Red Command (CV), initiated a new phase of...

SECURITY CHALLENGES IN PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN RIO DE JANEIRO

SUMMARY This article delves into the challenges confronting public transportation in Rio de Janeiro, particularly focusing on incidents like bus hijackings and instances of violence,...