Rio’s Mayor Eduardo Paes calls on police to investigate more and kill less

In statements he made to journalists, Eduardo Paes defended adopting a new public security policy in Rio de Janeiro that would allow "more arrests, more convictions, more investigation, and less killing".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes, called on Wednesday, June 9, for the police to "investigate more and kill less" as he lamented the death of a pregnant woman during an operation, which adds to other cases that reflect the seriousness of police violence in the city.

In statements he made to journalists, Paes defended adopting a new public security policy in Rio de Janeiro that would allow . . .

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