Police in London have 1,000 kits to deal with acid attacks. The of attacks is increasing. Two weeks , there were five attacks on one . The criminals wanted to steal the people's . The number of crimes involving acid has doubled in London in years. A plastic said the number of patients he treats for acid attacks has reached "epidemic" . He said there had been an "" of attacks.
The acid attack kits have clothing and five-litre of water. The rise in attacks could be because and guns are more to get. Gangs are using acid because it is easy to buy and hide. A police spokesman spoke about the acid attacks. He said: "These are life-changing ." He added that the police are working to fight this . They are looking for a way to find acid on the .