Over 100 dead in Brazil as police strike spurs anarchy - Times of India

VITORIA: More than 100 people have been reported killed during a six-day strike by police in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, as hundreds of troops patrolled streets attempting to keep order with schools and businesses closed and public transport ...

Brazil army takes over state's security as 100 killed amid police strike - The Guardian

A group of policemen and their relatives pray outside military police headquarters in Vitória on Wednesday following the funeral of policeman Mario Marcelo Albuquerque, who was killed in the line of duty. Photograph: Antonio Lacerda/EPA. Share on ...

Brazil state transfers public safety operations to army - Daily Mail

SAO PAULO (AP) — The southeastern Brazilian state of Espirito Santo has turned over security duties to the army as it tries to solve a police crisis that has led to a wave of violence and at least 100 deaths. The decree authorizing the transfer was ...

Chaos in lawless Brazilian state enters fifth day - SBS

The governor of a Brazilian state where police have been on strike for five days, leading to bloody chaos, said more soldiers were coming to help. Source: AFP. 9 Feb 2017 - 9:54 AM UPDATED 9 Feb 2017 - 10:01 AM ...

Brazilian Governor Wants More Army Troops to Quell Violence - Voice of America

Military police check the broken entrance of a store that was looted in Vitoria, Espirito Santo state, Brazil, Feb 8, 2017. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. SAO PAULO —. A Brazilian governor ...

Brazilian governor wants more troops to help quell violence - NewsOK.com

Youths with T-shirts covering their faces gesture next to a barricade in Vitoria, Espirito Santo state, Brazil, Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017. More than 1,000 army troops patrolled the streets of the southeastern Brazilian city of Vitoria amid a crime wave that ...

Brazil troops move to establish control in lawless state - Yahoo Singapore News

A relative of a military police shows a sign reading "Enough of punishment, we want solutions!" during a protest in support of a police strike at the entrance of a police station in Vila Velha, near Vitoria, in eastern Brazil on February 6, 2017. More ...

Military police families' protest paralyzes Brazilian state - NewsOK.com

A Civil Police officer yells "get back" to a crowd calling him out for shooting a minor in the leg who was attempting to loot an electronic store, in Vitoria, Espirito Santo state, Brazil, Monday, Feb 6, 2017. Protests by the friends and family of ...

Brazil Sends Troops to State Torn by Violence Due to Police Strike - Voice of America

A civil police officer stands guard over a looter shot in the leg by the civil police while looting an electronic store in Vitoria, Espirito Santo state, Brazil, Feb 6, 2017. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a ...

More than 100 people killed in Brazilian city since police strike - UPI.com

Protesters burn tires during a violent demonstration against a military police strike in Vitória, the capital of Brazil's Espírito Santo state, on Tuesday. The presence of the Brazilian Army in the streets has not stopped the violence in the Brazilian ...

Wave of deadly violence follows police walkout in Brazilian city - CNN

Mexico City (CNN) More than one hundred people have been killed and several more injured in the Brazilian city of Vitoria this week, after military police officers staged a walkout to demand better salaries and benefits. Officers haven't reported for ...

Brazil and Deaths Reaching Nearly 100 since Military Police went on Strike in Vitoria - Modern Tokyo Times

The crisis in Vitoria, just like beheadings in several prisons in other parts of the nation, is highlighting a Brazil that is on edge in certain parts of this nation. Hence, the murder rate and deaths based on various criminal factors are nearly 100 ...

Brazil army takes over police duties as crisis sparks killings - Toronto Star

More than 1,000 Brazilian soldiers have been sent to the southeastern state of Espirito Santo amid a crime wave that has led to at least 100 deaths. (Diego Herculano / The Associated Press). By The Associated Press. Thu., Feb. 9, 2017. SAO PAULO—The ...

Over 100 dead in Brazil as police strike spurs anarchy - Reuters

Police officers patrol the perimeter at the scene of a fatal shooting in Vila Velha, Espirito Santo, Brazil February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker. 1/6. left. right. Police officers patrol the perimeter at the scene of a fatal shooting in Vila Velha ...

Over 100 Dead In Brazil State As Police Strike Spurs Anarchy - NDTV

Vitoria: More than 100 people have been reported killed in violence and looting during a six-day strike by police in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, with schools and businesses closed and public transportation frozen. The Army mobilized airborne ...

Brazil to boost troop deployment in troubled state - Aljazeera.com

More troops and vehicles to be sent to Espirito Santo following deaths of over 100 people during week of police strike. 11 Feb 2017 09:43 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. The police officers are striking for better work ...

Wave Of Deadly Violence Hits A Southern Brazilian State With Police Off The Streets - NPR

This is day six without police patrolling the streets in Espirito Santo, a state in southern Brazil. And hundreds of army troops have not been able to quell a spasm of deadly violence there that has reportedly killed more than 100 people. "This is ...

More than 100 dead in Brazil state amid anarchy spurred by police strike - The Independent

More than 100 people have been reported killed, with schools and businesses closed and public transportation at a standstill, as a six-day strike by police in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo shows no signs of abating. Chaos and anarchy spurred by ...

103 Dead Due to Crisis in the Brazilian State of Espirito Santo - Prensa Latina

Brasilia, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) The crisis generated by the strike of the military police officers that from Saturday hits the state of the southeast of Brazil, Espirito Santo, raised today the number of deaths to 103, local media reported. After six ...

Brazilian army sends paratroopers to chaotic state - Digital Journal

The Brazilian army said Thursday it is sending elite troops and military aviation to a state where more than 100 people are reported to have been killed since police went on strike. More reinforcements were being deployed to the southeastern state of ...