The Law and the Crime 

A Lei e o Crime (original title)
Catarina (Francisca Queiroz) is a high-society woman who decides to study and become a police commissioner after her father being murdered in a robbery. In charge of the most troubled ... See full summary »




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Series cast summary:
Francisca Queiroz Francisca Queiroz ...  Catarina Laclos 21 episodes, 2009
Ângelo Paes Leme Ângelo Paes Leme ...  Nando 21 episodes, 2009
Caio Junqueira ...  Homero 21 episodes, 2009
Eduardo Lago Eduardo Lago ...  Renato 21 episodes, 2009
André Ramiro ...  Tião Meleca 21 episodes, 2009
Heitor Martinez Heitor Martinez ...  Leandro 20 episodes, 2009
Raquel Nunes Raquel Nunes ...  Olímpia 20 episodes, 2009
Silvio Guindane Silvio Guindane ...  Valdo 20 episodes, 2009
Aline Borges Aline Borges ...  Lacraia 19 episodes, 2009
Walquíria Ribeiro Walquíria Ribeiro ...  Maria Joana 19 episodes, 2009
Juliana Teixeira Juliana Teixeira ...  Margarida 19 episodes, 2009
Kito Junqueira ...  Ari 18 episodes, 2009
Rogério Brito Rogério Brito ...  Araújo 18 episodes, 2009
Gabriela Durlo Gabriela Durlo ...  Rosa 17 episodes, 2009
Léa Garcia Léa Garcia ...  Clara 17 episodes, 2009
Marília Barbosa Marília Barbosa ...  Luísa 17 episodes, 2009
Cristina Pereira Cristina Pereira ...  Jussara 16 episodes, 2009
Adriana Prado Adriana Prado ...  Josefa 16 episodes, 2009
Rodrigo Costa Rodrigo Costa ...  Celso 16 episodes, 2009
Larissa Henrique Larissa Henrique ...  Sandrinha 15 episodes, 2009
Luiz Carlos de Moraes ...  Izaque 14 episodes, 2009
Reinaldo Gonzaga ...  Valter 14 episodes, 2009
Felipe Martins Felipe Martins ...  André 13 episodes, 2009
Roberto Pirillo ...  Trancoso 13 episodes, 2009
Chico Expedito Chico Expedito ...  Cícero 13 episodes, 2009
Sérgio Monte Sérgio Monte ...  Almeida 13 episodes, 2009
Daniel Andrade Daniel Andrade ...  Orlando 10 episodes, 2009


Catarina (Francisca Queiroz) is a high-society woman who decides to study and become a police commissioner after her father being murdered in a robbery. In charge of the most troubled police department of the region, her only goal is to make sure the law is enforced. Her path crosses with Nando's path (Ângelo Paes Lemes), a drug dealer boss, and also with Romero's (Caio Junqueira), a militia policeman. The plot unravels when Nando kills his father-in-law, who is Romero's father. His policeman brother-in-law ignores the formalities of the law and swears to revenge his father's death. Determined in his objectives, he joins a militia get stronger, to go up the hill and accomplish his mission. The Law and the Crime will show the impact of the violence between different social classes. The main point of the story is the universe of drugs, the police, corrupt politicians and the ambiguity of the law and crime that occur in the world. In many places, the drug dealer is the law.

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Plot Keywords:

deputy | slum | police | drug | drug dealer | See All (5) »


Action | Crime







Release Date:

5 January 2009 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

La Ley y el Crimen See more »

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Production Co:

Rede Record See more »
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Technical Specs


Color | Color (season 1)

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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