VEHICLE THEFT AND ROBBERY IN BRAZIL: A GROWING CONCERN

SUMMARY Vehicle theft and robbery present significant challenges in Brazil, profoundly impacting public security and the economy. These crimes are pervasive in large cities like...

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VIOLENCE IN BRAZIL: AN IN DEPTH LOOK AT THE 2024 VIOLENCE ATLAS

SUMMARY On 16 June, the Brazilian Public Security Forum (FBSP) published one of its most important surveys with detailed data about the security scenario...

BRAZIL HAS 72 CRIMINAL ORGANIZATIONS, REVEALS OFFICIAL SURVEY IN PRISONS

Summary The National Secretariat of Penal Policies (SENAPPEN) presented a report to map the confirmed criminal organizations (Orcrims) in Brazil. The report featured research which...

RIO GRANDE DO SUL FLOODS: SECURITY CHALLENGES AND ECONOMIC LOSSES

SUMMARY In just over a week, more than 400 cities in Rio Grande do Sul faced unprecedented rain, resulting in the worst climate disaster in...

SÃO PAULO NEW PUBLIC SECURITY POLICY AND PCC CRISIS

SUMMARY The recent rise in police lethality in São Paulo, alongside internal conflicts within the organized crime syndicate Primeiro Comando da Capital (First Capital Command...

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THOUSANDS OF BRAZILIAN GOVERNMENT WEBSITES ARE HACKED

A recent investigation by Folha has revealed that thousands of Brazilian government websites have been compromised, displaying content related to gambling, pornography, and child...

RIO DE JANEIRO SECURITY INCIDENTS – 2ND BULLETIN OF JULY

05/07/2024 - The Civil Police arrested three men for links to the militia Zinho in Santa Cruz, one arrest took place on Friday (5),...

MACAÉ SECURITY INCIDENTS – 2ND BULLETIN OF JULY

05/07/2024 - A team of the intelligence service of the Police arrested a man associated with the criminal organization Amigos dos Amigos in Cajueiros...

SANTOS SECURITY INCIDENTS – 2ND BULLETIN OF JULY

09/07/2024 - Two men were arrested after they kidnapped a couple that owns a local business, on Tuesday (9), in Embaré. The suspects arrived...