TAGS: Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Detention and Imprisonment, Fair Trials, Police and Human Rights, Torture • Americas, Brazil •
February 3, 2016
Good News! – Brazil: 12 Military Police Officers Held Accountable in the Enforced Disappearance of Amarildo de Souza (UA: 202/13)
Twelve military police officers were found guilty and sentenced for the crimes of torture followed by death, procedural fraud and occultation of a corpse in the case of the enforced disappearance of Amarildo de Souza in Rio de Janeiro.