11 DEAD IN FAVELA POLICE RAID FOLLOWING HELICOPTER CRASH - plus55 (blog)

Four police officers were killed in a helicopter crash in the famous City of God favela, located in Rio de Janeiro. Over the course of the following day, the police launched a massive operation in the region to find the drug dealers allegedly ...

No bullet holes found in military helicopter that crashed during anti-drug raids in Brazil - National Post

SAO PAULO — Brazilian investigators so far have found no bullet holes in a crashed military helicopter or in the bodies of four police officers who died when the chopper went down during an anti-drug operation in Rio de Janeiro, the state security ...

No bullet holes found in crashed Brazil military chopper - News24

A screen shot taken from a video shows police officers investigating the crashed police helicopter that killed four officers during their operation against drug dealers at Cidade de Deus favela (community) in Rio de Janeiro. (Tony Barros, AFP ...

Brazil: No evidence Rio police helicopter was shot down - BBC News

Brazilian authorities investigating a police helicopter crash in Rio de Janeiro say they have found no evidence so far it was shot down. Four officers died when their helicopter crashed over the notorious City of God favela on Saturday. Gang members ...

Police helicopter crashes in Brazil, killing four, after Rio shootout - Telegraph.co.uk

A police helicopter crashed on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro, killing four officers, after a day of intense firefights with suspected criminals in the slum known as City of God. It was not clear whether the helicopter was hit by gunfire or whether ...

Four dead after police helicopter 'shot down by gang' - Radio New Zealand

Four police officers have died after their helicopter crashed over Rio de Janeiro's notorious City of God favela. Police officers investigate the wreckage of the helicopter that was shot down during a raid on drug dealers. Photo: AFP. In dramatic ...

Brazilian military police helicopter down in Rio, killing 4 - The New Indian Express

Police gather at a military helicopter which crashed in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. The aircraft had been providing support to a police operation.(Photo |AP). RIO DE JENERIO: A major news portal in Brazil is reporting that a ...

Police helicopter crash kills four in Brazil - NewsX

Rio De Janeiro: Four police officers were killed on Saturday when their helicopter crashed in an anti-drug operation in the Brazilian coastal city of Rio de Janeiro. The incident occurred near the city's western favela of Ciudad de Dios, following a ...

Police helicopter crashes, kills four, after Rio shootout - Malay Mail Online

The Rio de Janeiro police keeping order during a protest against the state government in Rio de Janeiro, November 16, 2016. A police chopper crashed November 19 killing four officers. — Reuters picRIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 20 — A police helicopter in Rio ...

11 DEAD IN FAVELA POLICE RAID FOLLOWING HELICOPTER CRASH - plus55 (blog)

Four police officers were killed in a helicopter crash in the famous City of God favela, located in Rio de Janeiro. Over the course of the following day, the police launched a massive operation in the region to find the drug dealers allegedly ...

Helicopter Crashes in Rio Slum Shootout as Murders Rise - Insightcrime.org

A shootout between military police and gangs in an emblematic Rio de Janeiro slum saw a helicopter crash and at least 11 people killed last weekend, while violence rises city-wide thanks to weakened security forces and emboldened criminal groups.

Brazilian police say police helicopter not shot down over 'City of God' favela - UPI.com

Emergency workers are seen at the scene of a police helicopter crash over the infamous City of God favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Saturday. Four police officers died in the crash. Authorities on Sunday said there was no evidence the helicopter ...

Tensions High in Rio's City of God Favela Community - The Rio Times

On Saturday a police helicopter crashed into community and on Sunday seven bodies were discovered by residents. By. Lise Alves. -. November 21, 2016. Share on Facebook · Tweet on Twitter. - Advertisement -. By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter.

Police helicopter nose dives into slum and explodes killing everyone on board after being 'blasted out of sky' - Mirror.co.uk

A police helicopter has been filmed falling out of the sky in this shocking footage. The unbelievable incident was reported to be the work of a drugs gang in Rio de Janiero where the attack took place - but police say it may have been a technical fault ...

Police helicopter crashes in Brazil, killing four, after Rio shootout - Hiru News

A police helicopter crashed on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro, killing four officers, after a day of intense firefights with suspected criminals in the slum known as City of God. It was not clear whether the helicopter was hit by gunfire or whether ...

Brazil: Rio police launch massive public safety operation in City of God slum - International Business Times UK

This comes after 7 youths were found killed a day after 4 police officers died when their helicopter crashed nearby the slum. By Pavitra Dwibhashyam. November 21, 2016 07:17 GMT. Rio de Janeiro favelas slums People walk towards a school for voting ...

4 officers killed in police helicopter crash in Brazil - www.worldbulletin.net

Four police officers were killed when a military helicopter crashed while supporting an anti-drug operation in Brazil, authorities said Sunday. The helicopter was flying near the infamous City of God favela in Rio de Janerio amid shooting and ...

Bodies found, chopper crash probed after clashes in tense Rio slum - AOL News

RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Tensions in Rio de Janeiro mounted on Sunday as residents of a well-known slum recovered at least seven bodies of suspects they believe were killed by police in clashes that culminated late Saturday with the crash of ...

Rio Police Helicopter Crash: Not Shot Down, No Bullet Holes Seen - Morning Ledger

Rio police officers in Favela. Favela is the area where the Brazil police helicopter crashed during an anti-drug operation. Image taken by By Tânia Rêgo/Agência Brasil (Agência Brasil)via Wikimedia Commons. A recent police helicopter crash in Rio in ...

Brazilian Police Accused of Killing 7 in 'City of God' Favela - teleSUR English

Residents walk by security forces in City of God, a sprawling favela in Rio de Janeiro. | Photo: Reuters/Archive. Previous; Next. Published 20 November 2016. 0. Comments. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Gmail Share ...