A .38 revolver, a pistol, 50 grams of marijuana, 4.4 kilograms of cocaine, 20 rocks of crack and a Corsa vehicle were seized in an undercover operation in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Secom Bahia via Flikr)

Law Enforcers Force Crack Addicts Into Treatment In Sao Paulo

(MintPress) – Controversy clouds Brazil’s new law of mandatory treatment for crack cocaine addicts. On Jan. 3, downtown Sao Paulo looked like a war zone as police fired rubber bullets and stun bombs to evict crack addicts from the streets. Today, in a complete turnabout in tactics, Sao Paulo police will be looking to help […]