The Amarildo Case and Rio's Pacification Strategy
Today, Rio special forces occupied the Complexo de Lins, where two new "pacification units" will be installed as a part of the city's ongoing security strategy. In total, Rio will now have 36 police pacification units. But the city's pacification strategy has come under further scrutiny in recent weeks as new details emerge about the high-profile disappearance of a bricklayer from Rio's largest slum, Rocinha. . . .