Is Brazil's Military Police Training Too Brutal?

An article originally published in Spanish by Agencia Pública and translated here by InSight Crime, this investigation into Brazil's military police training reveals the extent of physical, psychological and disciplinary abuses to which soldiers are subjected. It sheds light on the the deshumanisation of the military police during training, accusing the current curriculum and rules of being "antiquated" - therefore not training the police force to protect the population, and further fueling a culture of violence.   

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2015

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