Brazil Launches New Tough Campaign Against Crack Epidemic

Brazil Launches New Tough Campaign Against Crack Epidemic
Brazilian health and justice authorities gathered in Rio de Janeiro Friday (April 13) to launch a program to fight the country’s growing crack cocaine epidem…


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Evolution of the favela
I read about how Brazilian cops were being hauled into court for torturing some favela crack dealers to death. After a restless night of sleep, …. Despite "the crisis of crack cocaine" and the unpredictability of daily life, Sampaiosilva said most … Read more on Vancouver Sun

The epidemic is?Heroin
Then, the drugs of choice were cocaine, crack cocaine and marijuana. Now, heroin has come back with a vengeance, he said. "Ten to 15 years ago, it was off the map. It wasn't something I dealt with as assistant prosecutor. Now, I deal with it every week … Read more on Tiffin Advertiser Tribune