SÃO PAULO, Brazil. Federal police in the region "arrested 30 police officers in Rio de Janeiro on Friday who were suspected of working with drug traffickers." This has brought to light the corruption of the police in this region. José Mariano Beltrame who is the the state’s senior police official stated "that rooting out corrupt officers would be a priority this year." In order to get rid of drug trafficking, gangs, etc., corrupt police must be sought out and brought to justice. Corruption has to be tackled in order to solve problems within this region.
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