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Los esfuerzos para combatir el crimen organizado en Brasil

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In recent decades organized crime has ceased to be an isolated issue concerning only a single country. The negative consequences of this phenomenon spread out of the state borders and cause a danger for public security, democratic institutions and economic stability. The struggle against organized crime requires the coordinated cooperation of the law enforcement, judiciary and other institutions responsible for the prevention, detection, prosecution, and sanctioning of the criminal activity.The article studies some aspects of this phenomenon in Brazil. It discusses the factors that have contributed to the development of organized crime in this most influential country of South America. The paper also examines various initiatives that have been taken by Brazilian authorities in the efforts to combat organized crime.
En las últimas décadas el crimen organizado se ha convertido en un importante problema para la seguridad internacional. La delincuencia organizada representa una gran amenaza para la seguridad pública, a las instituciones democráticas y para la estabilidad económica. La lucha contra este fenómeno requiere la cooperación policial y judicial en materia de prevención, detección, investigación y sanción de los delitos cometidos por organizaciones criminales.El artículo presenta y analiza algunos aspectos relevantes del crimen organizado en Brasil. Además, describe los factores que han influido en el desarrollo de la delincuencia organizada en este país. El artículo examina también las iniciativas tomadas por las autoridades brasileñas para combatir el crimen organizado.
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