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Dozens killed in Rio de Janeiro police operation

A police operation to capture leaders of the city's largest criminal faction left at least 25 people dead in Vila Cruzeiro.  At least one civilian was killed by a stray bullet. This event took place on 05/26/2022 at the following location: Vila Cruzeiro, Brazil.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Military Operations

Total Fatalities: 25

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 1

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 24

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: IANS

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