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Brazil fights crime in bolivian border.

A mega-operation of the brazilian Civil Police arrested 78 people during an eight days operative executed in the 983 km border between Brazil and Bolivia. Of the total arrests in the second phase of Operation Genesis, 35 were arrest warrants, plus  69 weapons, 552 ammo plus 11 stolen vehicles, according to police report released Friday.

Operation Genesis II started last July 26 and has raised many people including 345 foreigners and 462 minors. 1620 people were inspected and checked luggage about 561 vehicles, police said.

To combat these illicits, the police put 120 cross-border barriers that were built by 600 policemen. Participate in the second edition of Operation Genesis 37 institutions in Brazil like the Military Police, Civil Police, Technical Police, Firemen, IBAMA and independent, IRS, State Environmental Secretariat (SEMA), Ministry of Labour, Gaec, National Force, Abin , Federal Highway Police, and other security partners.


Brazil, Fighting crime in Vila Bela da Santissima Trindade on the border with Bolivia.

The action also had the outcome of the liberation of a kidnapped person in the municipality of Vila Bela da Santissima Trinidade (521 km west of Cuiabá). Six people involved in the kidnapping, which happened last July 25, were arrested in the act, one of them was a local politician. They are: Deputy Mayor of Vila Bela, Janine Elizabeth F. Veloso Silva, Valdir José da Silva, Edir Cambara  da Silva, Rivaldo Surubi Rosalia, Virgil Pedraça Surubi, Jose Martin Surubi.