Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Dreyfus, Pablo, and Marcelo de Sousa Nascimento. 2010 ‘The Law Enforcement Community.’ Small Arms in Brazil: Production, Trade, and Holdings; Special Report No. 11 (Chapter 2), p. 146. Geneva: Viva Rio, ISER and the Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 1 September
The Law Enforcement Community
The Disarmament Statute bars captured and seized weapons from being incorporated into police holdings, a situation that was common before.
Since December 2003, legislation has required seized weapons to be destroyed within 48 hours of clearing forensic analysis.