A policia já conseguiu prender dois suspeitos de envolvimento neste crime, que tem como pena três a seis anos de prisão. As quadrilhas falsificam notas de maior valor, em busca de ganhos maiores. Mesmo com a facilidade de colocar em circulação as notas de dinheiro falso, cada vez mais a policia tem encontrado meios de identificar o crime.(G1/MA)
Southern MA: Civil Police strip movement over a thousand dollars in counterfeit bills
Balsas, southern Maranhão, Civilian Police has already withdrawn from circulation over a thousand dollars in counterfeit bills that were being used in local trade. According to the Central Bank, 480,000 counterfeit notes were seized last year. If true, the total value would be equivalent to R $ 33 million.
The police have managed to arrest two suspected of involvement in this crime, which is worth three to six years in prison. Gangs falsify larger bills, in search of higher profits. Even with the ease of putting into circulation of counterfeit currency notes, the police increasingly have found ways to identify the crime. (G1/MA)