El Salvador’s Teenage Commandos

San Salvador, the capital city of El Salvador, has one of the highest murder rates in Latin America. As the killings increase, teenagers are running medical response teams to escape gang violence, and to help their community. They are the Salvation Commandos.

Story Details

  • Client: AJ+
  • Research and photography: David von Blohn/ On the Road Media
  • Produced by Tupac Saavedra/ AJ+
  • Location: San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Published: July 2017
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