Brazil’s Justice Minister Claims Police Mutiny in Ceará State is Illegal

During his speech,Sérgio Moro refrained from criminalizing the police officers' protest, but stressed the illegal nature of the strike.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Minister of Justice, Sérgio Moro, said on Saturday, February 29th, that the riot of state police (PM) officers in Ceará is illegal and needs to be stopped as soon as possible. "Police officers are dedicated professionals, they must be appreciated".

"Obviously the strike is illegal, it should not be carried out and it has to be stopped as soon as possible," he said at a press conference. During . . .

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