The Municipal Police of Madrid has arrested 7 people, has seized 28 weapons and has drawn up 180 records for drugs and another 100 for bottles; while the Samur-Civil Protection has treated 180 people for non-serious issues, among which are 6 ethical intoxications of minors in these San Isidro festivities.
This was indicated this midday by the delegate councilor for Security and Emergencies of the Madrid City Council, Inmaculada Sanz, who highlighted that the festivities have gone “extraordinarily well because the people of Madrid have enjoyed themselves after two terrible years of the pandemic; relatively normal parties, with a massive influx in the Vistillas, Pradera, Matadero or the Plaza Mayor ».
According to their data, a total of about two million people have come to Pradera de San Isidro, with Sunday, the Patron's day, receiving the most influx, with up to 600,000 people.
“All expectations have been exceeded. People have enjoyed the festivities and there have been some small incidents but the behavior has been exemplary and in this sense we are satisfied, "said the mayor.
Thus, he recalled the extensive device with 350 municipal agents each day. Sanz has also highlighted the work 180 records for drugs, 7 detainees, 180 attended by Samur, almost assisted by small incidents, such as dizziness, sprains, etc. "It is an extraordinarily positive balance for the enjoyment of the festivities and the security device has worked in an extraordinary way," he insisted.
Regarding the issue of violent youth gangs, the Security delegate has indicated that this device, also made up of plainclothes agents, has not detected nor have there been brawls between gang members, although she has acknowledged that the presence of gang members has been recorded. for its aesthetics and 28 seizures of knives have been made.