Brazilian authorities have arrested 11 police officers over the killing of 30 people in a shooting rampage on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, the state security chief said on Monday.
The Thursday night slaughter, which is suspected of being a response to a crackdown on corrupt police officers, was the worst massacre in more than a decade in the violent seaside city.
Friday, April 08, 2005
Massacre in Rio de Janeiro
What a terrible thing it is when the police are the criminals; from the Reuters report :
Posted by Hume's Ghost at 4/08/2005