Rio de Janeiro Police Launch New Security Effort on Beaches

Part of the 2017-2018 "Summer Operation", the action includes eight hundred Military Police officers, helicopter patrol and the support of Rio's Municipal Guard and three Municipal Bureaus.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last Saturday, September 30th, the Military Police of Rio's State launched an operation to reinforce the security in Rio's beaches, from Flamengo to Recreio. With eight hundred extra police officers patrolling the areas, the effort is part of the 2017-2018 Summer Operation.

Besides the Military Police, also participating in this operation are Rio's Municipal Guard, the Municipal Bureau of Social Assistance and Human . . .

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