In Brazil, the theme of citizen security overlaps with “public security” and has increasingly assumed an important position, not only within the governmental sphere, through the implementation of public policies, but also in the daily life of all Brazilians.

Other Resources:

  • A brief account of the recent history (since 1990s) of Brazil's citizen and public security, with a positive outlook for the future. Learn more.
  • Article: Citizen security, urban violence and youth: the Brazil case. By Rebeca Pérez. Learn more.