Moro sends task force to work in Pará after slaughter in prison

Federal troops were sent to prison to contain protest from relatives of dead prisoners

Federal troops were sent to prison to contain protest from relatives of dead prisoners

  |  Sandro Pereira/Reuters

Staff will act in safekeeping, surveillance and custody activities of prisoners

Minister Sergio Moro (Justice) authorized, on Tuesday (30), the sending of a prison intervention task force to work in Pará for 30 days, after the state recorded the worst prison slaughter in the year, with at least 57 deaths.

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