Topic: Anthony Garotinho
After the police occupation of a large Rio de Janeiro favela last year, there is a new spike in crime, the result of poor police coordination, says guest blogger Julia Michaels.
Police in Rio de Janeiro agreed to a strike last night, just days ahead of the world's most famous carnival celebration.
The Rio de Janeiro state police's top officer resigned last week after saying he was responsible for the nomination of the police chief arrested with other officers in the killing of a judge.
10/03/2011 01:16 pm