Title

The Evolution of the Most Lethal Criminal Organization in Brazil--the PCC

Author Information

Leonardo Coutinho

Date of Publication

2019 12:00 AM

Security Theme

Transnational Organized Crime

Keywords

srhreports, transnationalorganizedcrime, country-brazil, PCC, Primeiro Comando da Capital, First Capital Command, gangs, criminal organization, transnational criminal organization, drug trade, criminal activity, gang violence, prison gangs, drug trafficking

Description

This report details the history of PCC from their beginnings in Taubate Prison in 1993 and their subsequent evolution to a more organized and lethal criminal organization throughout Brazil.

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The Evolution of the Most Lethal Criminal Organization in Brazil--the PCC

This report details the history of PCC from their beginnings in Taubate Prison in 1993 and their subsequent evolution to a more organized and lethal criminal organization throughout Brazil.