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The First Police Body Cams in Rio

 

THE FIRST POLICE BODY CAMS IN BRAZIL

 
 

VICE // PRODUCER & HOST

Following the release of several high-profile reports showing a massive spike in police killings of civilians in the lead up to the Rio 2016 Olympics, I started investigating how one Pacification Unit was addressing this violence. In this episode of Daily VICE, I spent time with the military police unit the Santa Marta favela who are testing out the country's first pilot body-cam program.