Torture of prisoners in Brazil

02-11-2009-In the largest penitentiary of Santa Catarina, San Pedro de Alcantara,Brazil the camera zooms in and you can hear the screams of prisoners. The inmates handcuffed catch. Suddenly, someone closes the door. In the moments following more beatings. Just before the camera is off, you can see a shocking scene: the head of a prisoner is stuck in the toilet. More reports of violence against prisoners were made in the city of Tijucas. According to medical reports, 140 men were wounded. They say they have been beaten with sticks, the broom handle and even rubber.