On 11th July 2017 the Cascais Court sentenced to four and a half years in prison an inspector of the Judiciary Police for having diverted 40,000 euros during searches to a residence in Cascais.

Emanuel Briosa was accused by the Public Ministry (MP) of diverting 200,000 euros, in the course of the search for a residence in Cascais (Lisbon district), under the “Rota do Atlântico” process, in which businessman José Veiga is one of the defendants .

The panel of judges found that the accused diverted “at least 200 euro banknotes of 200 euros” (40,000 euros).