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“Either we transform the police or shut down everything, lock it all up and throw the key in Guanabara Bay”

These were the words of the just-appointed interim commander of the Military Police, colonel Íbis Silva Pereira, in an interview yesterday with O Globo newspaper. After years of investment in reforms that many observers find insufficient, the statement can only be seen as both … Continue reading

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