Another example of a police station in Leon.
An example of a broken Nicaraguan Police vehicle. Most officers do not have patrol cars, much less basic equipment, like handcuffs.
From left to right: Rich, Matt, a local policeman, Steve, Scotty, and Dom.
This is a police station in Leon, Nicaragua. The officers patrol on the bikes you see in the picture as well.
A street market in Chinandega.
Rev. Steve Lee preaches at a Sunday morning service in a small Lutheran Church in Nicaragua.
Kids love balloons! Most of these children rarely get to play with things which many others consider lowly toys.
These young men on either side of Matt were former gang members, and one had even been in prison for murder. They are now, however, new men in Christ and spend their time spreading the gospel through non-violence.
During a breakout session, a small group discusses police related ethics and other topics.
These are the officers who attended the Chinandega workshop along with the mission team.
Here are actual houses used by the poor in a rural area of Nicaragua, near Matagalpa.