In Mexico was a large-scale shootout with the police

В Мексике произошла масштабная перестрелка с участием полиции

Police attacked by unknown.

Gunmen on Monday attacked police officers in one of the districts of Acapulco, in the Mexican state of Guerrero, several guards were injured, reports the Chronicle.info with reference for Today.

“Reflecting the attack, five employees were injured. They are provided with necessary medical care, their condition is estimated as stable”, – said in the recording. Authorities are searching for the participants in the attack. Information about who might be behind it, was not made public.

Experts from non-governmental organizations “the citizens’ Council for public security and criminal justice” put Acapulco on the third place out of 50 in the ranking of most dangerous cities in the world by the end of 2017. According to their calculations, the murder rate there reached 106 cases per 100 thousand inhabitants.

In 2017 in Mexico have been killed over 31,1 thousand people, more than ever in recent years. About 32% of all murders were committed in the States of Mexico, Guerrero, Guanajuato and Chihuahua. Responsible for the deaths of thousands of people lies on a drug.

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