48773 homicides were registered between 2009 and 2016 in Honduras, a country with a population of 8,7 million. The two largest cities, Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula, are both ranked among the ten most violent cities in the world.
Unidentified victim found on the outskirts of San Pedro Sula.
Rivera Hernandez police station in San Pedro Sula, the most violent city in Honduras. Young men arrested. Rivera Hernandez is known to be among the most dangerous parts of the city.
A skatepark in Comayagüela in the capital Tegucigalpa. 48773 homicides were registered between 2009 and 2016 in Honduras, a country with a population of 8,7 million.
Unidentified 22 year old male victim found killed in La Lima, outside San Pedro Sula.
The jail at a police station in Rivera Hernandez in San Pedro Sula.
A nightclub in Tegucigalpa.
Young men arrested by the police in San Pedro Sula.
Bystanders at the crime scene where Denis Moisés Guevara (16) and Miguel Ángel Castro Castillo (40) were killed, in Los Ángeles in San Pedro Sula.
Waiting for the body of a friend to be released from the morgue in San Pedro Sula, so that they can bury him.
Downtown San Pedro Sula.
The body of Engie Belinda Guevara Peraza (16) being carried away from a crime scene outside a school in San Pedro Sula. A stone covered with blood was found next to the body of the victim.
An officer from the military police at a check point in the Lopez Arellano sector in Choloma, close to San Pedro Sula.
A man being strip searched in a strip club in downtown San Pedro Sula.
A man being searched by the police outside a house on the outskirts of San Pedro Sula.
Samuel (20) gives his girlfriend Laura (17) a goodbye kiss in Villa Nueva in Tegucigalpa.
A girl playing in Colonia el Trébol in Choloma, outside San Pedro Sula.
Officers from the military police on patrol in Villa Cristina in Tegucigalpa. The neighborhood is heavily affected by violence.
Heavy rain over Tegucigalpa.
From an outside church service in Choloma, outside San Pedro Sula.
The cemetery Divino Paraiso was up until recently used as a common grave. Thousands of unidentified bodies are buried here.