building measures to intensify security in Manaus streets

Police teams conducted raids in the capital's neighborhoods where crime rates are more critical.
14/01/2017 14h03 - Updated 15/01/2017 13h32
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Police of the Metropolitan Police Department (DPM) the Amazon Civil Police arrested at dawn on Saturday, 14, in a show house of the second stage of the set Viver Melhor, Blue Lagoon neighborhood, North of Manaus, Pablo Benevides dos Santos, 21 years, son of Mary Elizangela Benevides, 42, arrested in October last year, along with another child, James Benevides, all suspected of running drug trafficking in the community. The offender was open arrest warrant issued by the 1st Court Specializing in Crimes of Use and Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs (1ª Vecute) and at the time of arrest carried portions of marijuana.

The sought Justice was arrested during simultaneous police actions triggered by the civil police in the southern areas, Centro-Sul, West and north of the city, and led by the delegates Geraldo Eloi, Paulo Mavignier e Tamara Albano, respectively, directors of the Metropolitan Police departments (DPM) and Deputy Director for Research on Narcotics (Denarc). The work aims to curb criminal practices, strengthen the ostensible work on city streets and provide more security to society.


The action, which started around 21h, with the participation of crowded servers in Denarc, DPM, Training Commission, Training and development (CCTD) the institution, Permanent Promotion Commission, Staff Management, Delegate General's Office, Office of the General Deputy Officer and the institution of Head Office. The work counted, still, the Special Force Group members reinforcement Rescue and Assault (will).

As Geraldo Eloi, the operation is part of the new measures to strengthen security in Manaus, defined by the agencies that compose the Public Security Bureau of the State (SSP-AM). "Working preventive part, as repressive and we are still engaged in the search for fugitives of the Penal Institute Antonio Trindade (Ipat) and Complex Penitentiary Anísio Jobim (Compaj). Our main goal is to bring more security to the population manauara ", said Eloi.

During the operation the teams conducted raids in neighborhoods located in the four areas of the capital, where pedestrians approaches were made, motor vehicles and businesses by teams. During the police actions did research names and documentation of suspicious vehicles, through cell, the Integrated Public Safety System (Sisp) and to 190.


The director of Denarc pointed out that the action, breaks out at night this Friday morning and Saturday, was successful. "We conducted a very fruitful work. We made a saturation approaches in local, situados nas zonas Sul and Centro-Sul, where crime rates are more critical. In these places pedestrians were approached and frisked, inspected vehicles and shops were inspected. We finish work on the Tarumã district, which are located floating bars. In some of these establishments carry out inspections in order to curb the sale of synthetic drugs, since the suppression of the sale of these drugs is one of the Denarc fronts ", scored Mavignier.

police officers crowded into separate police units of capital and administrative sectors of the institution were called in recent days by the delegate-general, Francisco Sobrinho, to strengthen the work being adopted by SSP-AM to contain crime in the capital, after the escape of inmates Penitentiary Anísio Jobim Complex (Compaj) and Institute Criminal Antonio Trindade, on the 1st of this month.

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