Police report: Pedestrians in Mggelheim seriously injured

31. May


Pedestrians in Mggelheim seriously injured

An 81-year-old pedestrian crashed Friday afternoon on the carriageway of Mggelheimer dam and injured heavily. Previously, a 30-year-old woman with a seat around 12:20 clock was driven backwards due to traffic out of an exit. At the same time, the senior entered the carriageway of the Mggelheimer Damm from the opposite sidewalk. The woman braked the vehicle and came to a stop without touching the pedestrian. The 81-year-old apparently startled and came to case. He suffered a fractured bone and was taken to the hospital by rescue workers. (BC)


Anti-Semitism: unknown people once again scour tombs

Unknown persons have overturned seven gravestones and damaged five family graves at the Jewish cemetery on Herbert-Baum-Strae. An employee of the cemetery administration reported several property damages on Friday. The police state security conducts the investigation. Already on Wednesday there had been a similar incident. (BC)


Kayaker died on Ruppiner See

A kayaker has capsized on Lake Ruppin near Neuruppin (Ostprignitz-Ruppin) and subsequently died in the hospital. The police assume a disaster, said in a statement on Friday. The 76-year-old therefore did not meet with other boats on Thursday. He was traveling alone. Sport boaters found the lifeless man floating on the water. He could still be revived, but died in the hospital. (AP)


Hunt over the S-Bahn tracks

At Ostkreuz station, a raid on a taxi driver in the night of Friday has resulted in the closure of the railway tracks. At around 11.30 pm, federal police officers observed two men running across the station’s ring-lift platform into the track towards the S-Bahn station Frankfurter Allee. A 32-year-old followed them to the platform. One of the men, a 21-year-old, returned to the platform shortly thereafter. The second hitherto unknown man was searched with the help of a police helicopter. The rail traffic had to be closed for half an hour for the search. The 32-year-old man claimed to have driven the two men to Ostkreuz station as taxi drivers. Once there, they should, instead of paying the fare, have threatened the taxi driver with a knife. After that they fled. Federal police arrested the 21-year-old man provisionally. A breath alcohol test gave a value of just under two per thousand. In addition, a rapid drug test showed a positive result. (Tc)


Smash beer bottle on head

At the Ostkreuz station, several men got into a row on Thursday evening. It smashed a 40-year-old a 28-year-olds abruptly a beer bottle on the back of his head. The victim suffered a laceration at the back of his head and had to be hospitalized for medical care. A breath alcohol test gave the attacker a value of 1.9 per mille. (Tc)


Knife stabbing in allotment garden

In an allotment garden, it came after a celebration to a dispute. Involved were a 34-year-old and a group of about eight people. The man escaped from the garden colony because of the dispute, but was chased by the group and eventually fell to the ground. Here, one of the perpetrators must have stabbed the 34-year-old in the upper body. The group robbed the man of his cell phone and wallet and fled with the loot in unknown direction. The attacker came to hospital with an ambulance. So far, the attacker could not give a concrete description of the person. (BC)


Pedestrian is hit by taxi and seriously injured

A pedestrian in Berlin-Friedrichshain was hit by a taxi and seriously injured. The 36-year-old had run in the night to Friday near the Berlin Ostbahnhof at red on the road, as a police spokesman said. He was hit by a 39-year-old taxi driver. The man suffered severe head injuries as a result of the impact and was taken to a hospital. The taxi driver was unhurt. (AP)


Suspects arrested after street robbery

Policemen arrested three youths in Biesdorf on Ascension Thursday. These should have previously attacked a 15- and 19-year-old. At 5.20 pm, the trio is said to have forced the young people to hand over their valuables. The suspect robbed the 15-year-old of the jacket, sneakers and credit card and money. Even the 19-year-old robbed the young people and one of the suspects should have struck him with a fist in the face. The trio fled with the loot. The stolen objects could be found a little later by police and handed over to the attacked. In the search for the perpetrators, the service provided three teenagers aged 15 and 16 years. (BC)

Kreuzberg / Hellersdorf

Cars lit.

In Berlin in the night to Friday burned again in two places cars. At around 2:00 am, two parked cars went up in flames on Cottbusser Strasse in Hellersdorf, a fire department spokesman said. The fire could be extinguished, but a burnout of the vehicles can not be prevented. In addition, two more cars were damaged by the heat. The police suspect arson.
Around midnight, a witness on the Naunynstrasse in Kreuzberg watched a fire on the windshield of a car. First, police officers tried to control the flames with a fire extinguisher. Rescue workers of the fire department extinguished the fire. The vehicle was severely damaged by the flames. The cause of the fire was still unclear. In both cases there were no injuries. (AP)

30th May


16-year-old kidnapped from allotment garden

A 16-year-old is said to have been taken by several young people against their will from a Berlin allotment garden. Police are investigating deprivation of liberty, she announced on Thursday. On Wednesday morning, the 16-year-old reported to the police then telephone by the officials. After a survey, she was handed over to her parents.
How long the juvenile should have been detained against her will, whether she knows the suspected group and where she spent the time – the police did not provide any information on demand and referred to the ongoing investigation. (Tc)


Security guards are said to have beaten wheelchair users

Two guards reportedly hit a wheelchair user in the night of Thursday in Moabit. Police reported that a radio crew had been alerted at 1.25 am to a trespass in Birkenstrasse subway station. On site, two 40- and 42-year-old employees of a security company on behalf of the BVG stated that the wheelchair user, also a 40-year-old, had failed to comply with the request to leave the station. The man, who lay on the floor of the platform when the forces arrived, said the two guards should have beaten him. He was not injured. The police picked up the personal details of all three involved. The investigation was not completed, it was said. (Tc)


Jewess receives threatening letter with ashes

A woman in Tiergarten has received a threatening letter because of her belief. The 61-year-old had opened her mailbox in a multi-family house on Ltzowstrasse on Wednesday afternoon and found a letter addressed to her. Opening the envelope, she found an ash-like substance in it. Due to her Jewish belief, she values the letter as a threat and filed a complaint on a police station. The police state protection at the state criminal police Berlin determines now on suspicion of sedition. The letter was secured as evidence. (Tc)


Woman with headscarf offended by xenophobic

In a streetcar in Marzahn it comes to an insult with xenophobic background. The police said Wednesday night a 40-year-old wearing a headscarf was abused by a man xenophobic in the tram of the M8 line. A 38-year-old passenger got the insults and stood protectively before the woman. He was also abused by the man. Everyone got out at Barnimplatz. There was then a dispute between the two men, whereupon a 17-year-old teenager intervened to prevent an escalation. Then the offender left the place. The investigation has taken over the police state security at the State Office of Criminal Investigation Berlin. (Tc)


Cars were burning

In Reinickendorf, three parked cars burned during the night of Thursday. At around 3:25 am, a witness alerted the police and fire department to the Roedernallee after she had discovered flames on a Skoda, a Mercedes and a Renault in a car park in a garden plot. Firefighters extinguished the fires. The Mercedes burned out completely; the other two cars were badly damaged. A Toyota parked next to it had been slightly affected by the heat. Task forces found that another Toyota, another Renault, and the cars affected by the fires had been hit by windows of the vehicles. A fire department at the State Office for Criminal Investigation Berlin has taken over the investigation. (Tc)


Slice of a party office damaged

During the night of Thursday, unknown persons damaged the constituency office of Interior Senator Andreas Geisel (SPD) in Karlshorst. At 2:45 am, a witness alerted the police to Dnhoffstrae after she had noticed the damaged glass at the office. The police state protection at the state criminal police Berlin determined. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg

Car driver detects cyclists when turning right

A cyclist was seriously injured in an accident in Prenzlauer Berg. According to the police, a 46-year-old was traveling late Wednesday evening with a Renault Master on the Berliner Strae in the direction of Mhlenstrae. When the car driver turned right into the Eschengraben road, he caught the 45-year-old cyclist, who was traveling in the same direction on the bike path. The cyclist crashed and suffered head injuries. Paramedics took him to a hospital for inpatient treatment. (Tc)


Pedestrians captured by car

In an accident in Charlottenburg district Westend on Wednesday afternoon, a pedestrian was seriously injured. The 76-year-old had crossed the street at Steubenplatz in Bolivarallee at 5.30 pm. He was caught by a Renault, with a 48-year-old was traveling towards Reichsstrae. An ambulance and paramedics treated the senior’s head injuries and then took him to hospital for inpatient treatment. (Tc)


Attack on betting office

A robber tried on Wednesday evening to raid a betting office in Neuklln. According to testimonies, the man is said to have entered the shop on Pannierstrasse around 9 pm. Then he threatened a 28-year-old employee with a knife and demanded money. However, the knife should have slipped out of his hand. A 49-year-old witness then seized the suspected robber on his jacket. He was able to free himself and fled towards Sonnenallee. Later investigations led to the naming of a 29-year-old man. (Tc)

May 29th


Dead Odosless man found in Nordhafen – five men arrested

At 8:25 pm on Tuesday evening, a person was discovered underneath the Nordhafen Bridge, floating lifelessly in the water. The Berlin fire department hid the dead. The unknown man showed injuries. A homicidal offense could therefore not be ruled out, so that a murder commission of the investigation took over. Near the site of the deceased, which is likely to be a 64-year-old homeless, five men were provisionally arrested. The suspects between the ages of 40 and 50 and the victim are in the same milieu. On Wednesday morning, an autopsy was performed. The suspects will be presented on Wednesday for assault with fatal consequences to the magistrate. (BC)


Police temporarily vacant occupied house

On the Grobeerenstrae activists had apparently occupied temporarily a vacant house and attached a banner with the inscription “#Besetztenforfuture”. After talks with the police, the activists left the house late Wednesday evening. There should have been two arrests. (BC)


Brand Series: Investigators take alleged perpetrators

After a fire series in Berlin-Steglitz, the police have caught the alleged perpetrator. The 37-year-old prisoner is accused of 28 arson attacks, police said on Wednesday. Accordingly, the detainee commented on three arson attacks on three nights from Sunday to Wednesday. The man is to be presented on Thursday to a magistrate.

The suspect was caught red-handed on the night of Wednesday in the Dnther Strae. Police officers watched him enter and leave a fenced area of containers and boxes. When one of the boxes began to burn, the police arrested him. Previously, the suspect is said to have put more garbage containers in several places on fire. The detainee also commented on two other arson attacks in the nights before: On the night of Monday burned several dumpsters, a motorcycle and two cars parked next to it. On the night of Tuesday, a motorcycle, a van and a car were on fire in Selerweg. (AP)


Dead body discovered in the Teltow Canal

A passerby has discovered a body in the Teltow Canal in Britz on Tuesday evening. He saw the lifeless body drifting in the water around 7 pm at the height of Rungiusstrasse and informed the police. This was previously reported by the Berliner Morgenpost.

The body was a dead woman whose identity was still unexplained, police said. There are no indications of a third party debt. (BC)


Headstones overturned on Jewish cemetery

Unknown people have knocked over three gravestones in the Jewish cemetery in Berlin-Weissensee. The police said Wednesday that a cemetery employee had discovered the damage at noon and alerted the officials. The state protection of the state criminal investigation office Berlin determines now in the case. At first, nothing was known about the background of the crime. (AP)


Trio robs man in suburban train – Two arrests

Three robbers raided a man in the S-Bahn in Berlin-Niederschneweide. The trio stole the 32-year-old late Tuesday evening in a train of the line S8 his cell phone, his wallet and a jukebox, as the police announced on Wednesday. One of the perpetrators reportedly had a knife. The attacked, however, remained unhurt.

Railway employees persecuted the alleged perpetrators. Near the S-Bahn station Schneweide, police arrested a 32-year-old and a 29-year-old. The third suspect was able to escape. Whether he was a man or a woman was initially unclear. The jukebox and the identity card were found. The rest of the prey should be in the possession of the fugitive. (AP)


Shots from the balcony: investigations against 52-year-olds

After he shot several times from the balcony of his apartment with a deterrent gun in the air, the police determined against a 52-year-old from Hennickendorf (Mrkisch-Oderland). A witness had alerted the police on Tuesday when he saw the man on the balcony with a gun, reported the police headquarters East on Wednesday. The officers arrived at the drunken tenant in his apartment. In the survey, the 52-year-old admitted to having shot several times in the air. The weapon was secured. (AP)


Police free sheep – tied with cable ties

Berlin police have released four sheep on the grounds of a car dealer in Berlin-Buckow. The animals were fixed to the front and hind legs with cable ties, as a police spokesman said on Wednesday. The animals had therefore no food and stood on grit. The officers had been alerted on Sunday.

Previously, “BZ” and “Bild” reported. According to the Cameroon sheep have belonged to a large Arab family. The police did not comment on that.
As the speaker further said, on Saturday night, witnesses had already watched the sheep being thrown from the trunk of a car onto the grounds.

The police seized the animals. They have now been housed in an appropriate manner. Investigations against unknown persons for violation of the Animal Protection Act were initiated. (AP)


Boy sprays irritating gas in tram – ten injured

Ten passengers suffered injuries from irritating gas in a tram in Johannisthal. An unknown boy had sprayed pepper spray on the train at 6.30 pm on Tuesday morning after leaving a tram line 60 at the stop Sterndamm / Pietschkerstrasse. He then fled. Three children and seven adults suffered airway irritation and reddened eyes. A witness had taken a picture of the offender. A short time later, a mother and her eleven-year-old son appeared on police station 65, previously reported missing. This missing person wanted to take her back now, because the eleven year old was back. The officials found that the boy was apparently the child who had sprayed the irritant gas in the tram. Addressed in the presence of the mother, the eleven-year-old admitted the possession of a pepper spray and handed it over. Subsequently, the boy was handed over after consultation with the mother at his own request in a child emergency service. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg

Stolen bronze parts from Froebel monument

Parts of a bronze sculpture have been stolen from a park in Prenzlauer Berg. An approximately 80 to 90 kilograms heavy ball and a cylinder weighing 100 to 110 kilograms were probably stolen on the weekend, the police said on Wednesday. Construction workers noticed Monday morning that the pieces were missing on the Froebelplatz, as a police spokesman said.

The police are now looking for clues to the whereabouts of the loot. Those who were offered the bronzen elements for purchase, exchange or pledge should report to the investigators. The stolen parts belonged to the monument to the teacher and educator Friedrich Froebel (1782-1852), who is considered the founder of the kindergarten. (AP)


29-year-old breaks into pharmacy – arrest

A 29-year-old has been arrested after a break-in in Berlin-Marzahn. He had allegedly broken into a drugstore in the Wrlitzer Strae on Wednesday night and stole money, said a spokesman for the police on Wednesday. Policemen discovered the man with the money from the cash register in the staircase of the building. In the pharmacy, the officials found then left burglary tool, with the front door was previously opened by force. The investigation continues. (AP)


Car goes up in flames – probably arson

A car burned in Berlin-Hakenfelde – the police suspect arson. Witnesses noticed the burning car in Carossa Street on Wednesday night, a spokesman said Wednesday. Firefighters fired the fire. They also managed to prevent the flames from spreading to other vehicles. However, the car was severely damaged by the fire. Nobody got hurt.

Already at the beginning of the week it had been fired at 13 different locations in Berlin-Steglitz. In addition to vehicles, among other things, eight refuse containers and a used clothes container were lit. On Tuesday burned again in Steglitz cars. (AP)


Number of attacks on refugees dropped

The number of attacks on refugees and their accommodations in Brandenburg declined significantly in the first quarter of 2019 compared to the same period of the previous year. In the first quarter of this year, there were still 70 offenses in 2018. In the first three months of this year, 30 attacks on refugees and their accommodations were registered. This emerges from a response of the Ministry of Interior to a request from the refugee spokeswoman for the left-wing parliamentary group in the state parliament, Andrea Johlige. Throughout 2018, there had been 241 crimes committed by right-wing radicals against refugees.

The number of racially motivated crimes fell from 59 to 25 attacks in the first quarter of this year compared to the same quarter last year. Especially the offenses were reduced, said Johlige. This is important, because that means that people with foreign roots should be less afraid. “At the same time we can not rest and must continue to work to ensure that racially motivated crimes are consistently prosecuted and socially outlawed,” said Johlige. (AP)

28th of May


Jewish classmate beaten up

Apparently because a student is of Jewish faith, he was beaten at a school in Charlottenburg by several classmates. The police announced on Tuesday that the attack had arrived on Monday afternoon. According to the latest findings, the 17-year-old was asked by a 15-year-old teenager, who is not a pupil at the school, to come with him at about 1.30 pm. The 17-year-old responded to the request and was then hit in the face by the 15-year-old.

A 16-year-old classmate of the attacked intervened and was then also hit by the attacker in the face. Subsequently, several young people went on the 16-year-olds, so that there was a brawl. When alarmed police arrived, the fight was over. The subsequent investigation also revealed that another 15-year-old should have tried to rush several young people specifically to the 17-year-old, because this is Jewish faith.

A police spokesman confirmed on request that it is the Friedensburg-Oberschule.

Police officers recorded the personal details of several youths and instituted criminal proceedings. In total, there were four slightly injured. The investigation leads the police state security at the state criminal police. (Tc)


Drug control: men attack police officers

A suspected drug dealer has attracted the attention of the police by his conspicuous driving style. At about 11 pm, the driver of a smart of a police patrol turned up in Kreuzberg’s Markgrafenstrasse, whereupon the officers wanted to stop him. The 21-year-old did, but jumped out of the car and ran away. The police were able to catch up with him a little later and arrest him for the time being. In the Smart, the officials found drugs, the existence of the young man, however, claims to know nothing. In the 21-year-old police found a four-digit sum of cash, to whose origin the young man also made no statements. Vehicle, drugs and money were confiscated. In the process, two bystanders suddenly intervened, expressing their displeasure at the police check. They filmed the officials. After being repeatedly requested by the police to remove themselves, the officers should have asked to attack them. When the police did not respond, one of the men, a 22-year-old, ran toward a police officer. The officer gave the man a push backwards, whereupon the attacker tried to beat the official. The policeman avoided the blow, kicked the man against one leg and went down with him. He also used his Reizgassprhgert and prevented the 22-year-olds to escape. Persons were arrested by both detainees and were charged with allegations of illicit narcotic trafficking and assault charges against enforcement officers. (Tc)


Policeman beaten up, colleague pulls service weapon

During the night of Monday, a police check escalated, injuring two officers. According to initial findings, around 11.30 pm, the police patrol appealed to a young man on his risky parking maneuver on his Reinickendorfer Strae near Plantagenstrasse. The 23-year-old responded to the two an insult. In the subsequent identity determination attacked another vehicle occupant, a 21-year-old, the police from behind.

After he could first free himself from the grip, both men beat him with his fist until he went to the ground. There they continued to kick him. At the same time attacked a 27-year-old, who also sat in the car, his colleague with blows in the face. After she managed to avoid the blows, she pulled the service weapon and threatened the firearms with the two men still on the floor. Then they left the policeman.

Meanwhile, the mother of the three attackers and the 27-year-old filmed the altercation. Support staff arrested all participants and put them in police custody for identification services. The 21-year-old was additionally taken blood. The policewoman and the policeman came to a clinic with various hematomas, bruises and bruises for outpatient treatment. Both could not continue their service. (Tc)


Man seriously injured in attack

On Monday evening, a man was seriously injured in an attack in Lichtenberg. According to witnesses, the 45-year-old had around 19.40 clock initially in a restaurant in a shopping center in the Herzbergstrae a dispute with two men. Then the 45-year-old left the pub. The two men followed him, then attacked him, injuring him with a knife.

Subsequently, the attackers fled at Helene-Weigel-Platz in a tram and drove away with this. The attacked man tried to follow the men by car, but had to stop because of his injuries. Alerted paramedics brought the 45-year-old with puncture and cut injuries to the arm and trunk for inpatient treatment in a hospital. (Tc)


Drug trafficking observed: arrest

Civilian investigators provisionally arrested a suspected drug dealer in Moabit on Monday. At around 4:30 pm, police officers observed the 41-year-old selling drugs in the Tiergarten and arrested him. The investigators ransacked the detainee, found him a drug sales unit, apparently hashish, and subsequently put him in police custody and handed him over to the Criminal Investigation Department of the Directorate 3. (tc)


Burning vehicles

In the night of Tuesday burned in Steglitz several vehicles. At 2.50 am the police and fire brigade were alerted to the Selerweg, where a motorcycle, a box van and a Ford were burning. The rescue workers extinguished the flames but could not prevent the vehicles from burning completely.

Three cars parked nearby, a BMW, a VW and a Renault were easily damaged by the fires. A fire department at the State Office for Criminal Investigation Berlin has taken over the investigation. (Tc)


Insulted racist

To an insult with xenophobic background it should have come on Monday in Lichterfelde. According to previous findings drove a 13-year-old at 15.40 clock with her bike on the sidewalk of Hindenburgdamms when she was reportedly abused by a man xenophobic. The girl then drove home and alerted the police.

The man should be a resident of the neighboring house. The officers went to him and took his personal details. Subsequently, the 58-year-old was released. The police state protection determined. (Tc)


Rampaged in subway station: arrest

A man was provisionally arrested on Monday in Schneberg after a property damage. At 15.50 o’clock he is said to have punched the U-Bahn station Innsbrucker Platz with his fist against the cab window of a subway, which had just hit, whereupon the disc broke. The 34-year-old driver then stopped the subway, detained the suspect, and shortly thereafter handed him over to police officers.

Emergency personnel determined the personal details and dismissed the 69-year-old subsequently. The splinters damaged the glasses of the subway driver. Fortunately, he himself was unhurt. (Tc)


Motorcycle thieves caught red-handed

Two motorcycle thieves were caught in the night to Tuesday in Weissensee in the act and provisionally arrested. As a police spokeswoman said, the two 31- and 39-year-old men were watched by a resident of Pistorius Street. They should first have handled a motorcycle and then tried to load it into a van.

When the alarmed police arrived at the scene, the suspects first fled. The police, however, stopped the duo’s vehicle and provisionally arrested both men. (Tc)

May 27th


Police arrest Berlin’s best-known Htchenspieler

For decades, the 69 -year-old Ramadan N. in the capital to cheat tourists. On Monday, police officers arrested the godfather of many Berlin-based Htchenspieler gangs at the East Side Gallery. The alleged fraudster had just tried again, passers-by. Police said an open warrant had been issued against the man. Despite numerous place references in the whole city of the 69-year-old is again and again with accomplices tourists for a lot of money cheated. Ramadan N. was previously convicted only once for commercial gang scams to one year and three months. That was in 2013. The scammer with Macedonian roots appealed and was acquitted in 2015. The reason: The Hauptbelastungszeuge could not remember exactly the act. (Tc)


Bloody pub brawl

In a pub in the Johannisthaler Chaussee in Buckow, a man was seriously injured on Sunday evening. Witnesses said there was a dispute between the 56-year-old and another 68-year-old guest at 9pm. The older boy hit the younger man with a beer mug in the face. Rescue workers of the fire department first arrived in the pub. While a paramedic cared for the injured man, his colleague had to bring the offender to the ground and hold him there until the arrival of the police because he was aggressive. The rescue workers then took the victim to a hospital, where he had to be immediately operated on the eye. The detainee had suffered a head wound on the operation and was treated on an outpatient basis at the clinic. He was released after personal identification and blood collection. (Tc)


Several arson attacks

One or more strangers laid several fires in Steglitz during the night of Friday. Between 1:25 and 7 o’clock burned in 13 different places altogether eight dumpsters, a glass container, a old clothes container, a garbage bag, a stray sand box as well as a motorcycle and two cars parked next to it. Even a scooter was damaged by the heat. Nobody got hurt. Due to the local and temporal proximity, a connection is currently assumed. A fire department of the State Criminal Police Office has taken over the further investigation. (Tc)


Police arrest robbers

In Zehlendorf the police arrested a robber. According to first findings, a 15-year-old received a slap on the back of his head at around 15:20 on the platform of the Zehlendorf S-Bahn station. The attacked man then turned and was hit in the face. In the process, the 24-year-old’s cell phone fell to the ground. The culprit picked up the phone. When the person in the attack reclaimed his cell phone, the robber drew a knife, threatening him with it, and made engraving movements in his direction. Subsequently, the attacker fled. The bereaved suffered minor injuries. The police could identify the perpetrator, because the attacked knew this. The 21-year-old was provisionally arrested at 17.20 in front of his home in Hohentwielsteig. While searching his room, the police found the robbed cell phone. (Tc)


Anti-Semitic offended

In Warsaw street, an Israeli is said to have been anti-Semitic. He filed a criminal complaint on a police section on Sunday afternoon for insulting with an anti-Semitic background. The 43-year-old was therefore on Friday evening, at 18.40 clock, on the road Warschauer road and was berated when he spoke in Hebrew on the phone, two unknown men. Subsequently, the insulted brought to safety. The investigation leads the police state security at the state criminal police. (Tc)


Car burns in Reinickendorf – investigation for arson

A car fired in Berlin-Reinickendorf early Monday morning. According to police, a local resident noticed the flaming vehicle and alerted the fire department and police. Thus, another car was easily damaged by the fire. The police are currently expecting arson. (AP)


Police arrest suspected hijackers

In the case of the temporarily disappeared girl Tuong An in Potsdam there was an arrest. The six-year-old, who disappeared in a furniture store on Saturday and was found crying on Sunday noon, reportedly told police that she had been “stolen” and taken to an apartment. How the girl was able to leave the apartment, is determined.

Currently, the still arrested on Sunday housing owners is heard, the authorities assume the current state of investigation of a crime. The prosecutor’s office has initially initiated investigations into the suspicion of deprivation of liberty. In addition, doctors are said to have found in the investigation of the child on Sunday injuries. (Tc)

May 26


Motorcycle rockers hit after accident on lorry crew

Two members of a rocker group set off after a traffic accident in Berlin-Wittenau on the crew of a truck. Her companion, a 40-year-old member of the group, was severely injured in the accident on Saturday afternoon at the junction Eichborndamm corner Wilhelmsruher dam, as the police announced on Sunday. The two occupants of the vice, both 52 years old, were therefore slightly injured by blows in the face.

According to initial findings, the truck driver wanted to turn left at the crossroads. He probably overlooked the oncoming 40-year-old biker. This braked, crashed and slipped under the truck. Immediately after the accident his two companions should have approached the driver and his passenger and should have hit them suddenly in the face.
A little later, about 15 to 20 other members of the group appeared on the scene and made the accident recording more difficult. Only when reinforcements approached could the situation be calmed down. The police investigates the two thugs for assault. (AP)


Rioter beats Tram driver beer bottle on the head

A rioter hit a tram driver in Berlin-Marzahn with a beer bottle on the head. The 40-year-old driver was injured and taken to the hospital for outpatient treatment, the police said. Before the attack on the night of Sunday, the attacker should have thrown the train of the line M6, the victim drove, at the final stop Riesaer road / Geithainer road in the district Hellersdorf with stones from the track bed and damaged the windscreen.

According to first findings, the perpetrator is said to have boarded the train at the stop Alte Hellersdorfer Strae. The tram driver recognized him again and drove to the depot in the Landsberger Allee. When he spoke to the man there and asked to wait for the alarmed police, he was loud and struck. The attacker fled. The police investigates for property damage and dangerous bodily injury.


Dead body discovered in embankment

Accident taxi

Police officers use flashlights to find traces of a taxi. That had hit a pedestrian at Stralauer Platz. The pedestrian was taken to hospital seriously injured.



In the night of Sunday, a lifeless person was found near the S-Bahn station Hermannstrae. According to the police, this is a man. Third party debt is not apparent, said a spokeswoman for the police on Sunday. The body lay in a wooded embankment. Alarmed rescue workers could only determine the death of humans. Who has found the person and notified the ambulance is not known. The identification of the dead is still pending. A death investigation was initiated, it was said. (BLZ / dpa)


Six year old missing in Potsdam – police asks for clues

Dead body discovered in Neuklln

In the night of Sunday, not far from Hermannstrae S-Bahn station, a lifeless person has been found in an embankment area.


Morris Pudwell

The police in Potsdam has been looking for a six-year-old girl since Saturday. The child had disappeared in front of a furniture store. It had separated after a purchase from the father and three other siblings and had traveled alone with the elevator, without waiting. Before the exit of the furniture store lost its trace. The police searched with dogs and a helicopter after the six-year-old – so far in vain. Therefore, the police asks the population for help. (AP)


Robber attacks 76-year-old newspaper messenger

A robber raided a 76-year-old newspaper messenger in Berlin-Neuklln. The senior was injured on Sunday morning in the Wipperstrae on head and arm, as the police announced. He was treated as an outpatient in the hospital. The robber stole the shoulder bag and purse from him. According to initial findings, the attacker grabbed the 76-year-old in a hallway from behind his neck and tore him to the ground. Subsequently, the offender should have kicked him in the head. The newspaper messenger is reportedly visually impaired. (AP)


Drunkard rescued from 17 degrees cold Spree

The Wasserschutzpolizei has rescued a drunk from the Spree in Berlin-Moabit. The 33-year-old swam Saturday afternoon for unknown reasons at the Moltke bridge in 17 degrees cold water, as the police announced on Sunday. The crew of a passenger ship discovered the visibly exhausted man and threw him two lifebuoys. A police officer climbed into the water and brought the drunk ashore. The 33-year-old was taken to a hospital with hypothermia, where he initially remained inpatient. (Dpa)


Ambulance crashes with car – two slightly injured

6-year-old girl misses

The police in Potsdam searched since Saturday for a six-year-old girl.


Police Potsdam

An ambulance of the Berlin fire brigade crashed into a car. The accident took place in Saalestrae in front of the S-Bahn station Sonnenallee. As our reporter locally reported, two people were slightly injured. The cause of the accident is still unclear. (BC)

25. May


Man stabbed on Warsaw street

In a dispute in Friedrichshain on Saturday morning a man was seriously injured. As the police announced, the 30-year-old was accompanied by two friends walk from the S-Bahn station in the direction of Warschauer road. Unexpectedly, the man is said to have been jostled by two unknown persons and quarreled with them. The 30-year-old suffered a stab wound. His two companions at the age of 17 and 30 alerted the emergency services, which took the injured person to a hospital, where he had to be operated on immediately. A search for the two suspects was unsuccessful. (BC)


Three-year-old on Karl-Marx-Allee approached – critically injured

Accident Saalestrae with RTW

Neuklln: Two people were slightly injured in an accident with an ambulance and a car.


Morris Pudwell

A three-year-old girl was fatally injured on Friday evening in Friedrichshain in a traffic accident. Apparently, the toddler was at 7.30 pm on the sidewalk of Karl-Marx-Allee unnoticed by family members on a small bike their cousin and driven to the lane, as the police announced on Saturday. The 25-year-old driver of an Audi, who was traveling there in the direction of Warschauer Strae, could not prevent a collision with the child despite an evasive maneuver.

The little girl suffered severe head and trunk injuries and was taken to a clinic for intensive care. The Karl-Marx-Allee was out of town during rescue operations and the accident recording until 22:30 locked. (BC)


15-year-old stabbed 17-year-olds down

In a dispute in Gesundbrunnen a 17-year-old has been seriously injured on Friday afternoon. As the police announced on Saturday, it was about 17 clock on the sidewalk of Koloniestrae come to the dispute between the two young people. The 17-year-old suffered stab wounds in the upper body. Rescuers took the severely injured young man to a hospital where he needed surgery. Danger to life does not exist. In the immediate vicinity of the crime scene, police arrested the two suspects. (BC)


Raser bangs at pace 222 through 80s zone

On the night of Saturday, a car driver was driving at breakneck speed on the A100 city highway. A uniformed patrol of the highway police carried out the speed measurement in the BMW of the 3 Series. The driver drove at 2.45 clock between the junctions Jakob-Kaiser-Platz and Beusselstrae with speed 222 – 142 km / h faster than the allowed 80 km / h in this area.

The police stopped the young man in the Seestrae in Wedding, where he had driven 107 km / h at 50 km / h. The 20-year-old driver now expects at least a three-month driving ban along with two Flensburg points and a fine of 680 euros. According to his own information, the probationary period of his driving license has already been extended because of previous speeding violations. With this background, the punishment for the young man should be much higher. (BC)


Hang glider crashes at start and is seriously injured

A hang glider crashed on Saturday at an airfield in Niedergrsdorf (Teltow-Flming) during the take-off. According to police, he had unfavorable winds, which led to the crash from ten meters high. The pilot was seriously injured, a spokesman said. Danger to life does not exist. Police and rescue workers were on site. The man was taken to the hospital. (Dpa)


Masked hijacking betting shop with machete

In Berlin there were two armed robberies on Friday. In the district of Moabit, a masked man threatened late in the evening the 20-year-old employee of a betting shop with a machete, as the police announced on Saturday. Accordingly, the stranger fled with his prey. The employee of the restaurant in the Beusselstrae remained unhurt.

In the district of Charlottenburg-Nord two gunmen armed with a gun raided a newsagent in a discount store on Hecker dam. The duo threatened a 57-year-old woman who worked there and stole coin money and various items in which it suspected money. The perpetrators fled. The attackers suffered a shock. (AP)


Group of teenagers attack twin brothers

Twin brothers (19) were attacked and injured in the night to Saturday in Adlershof. According to their own statements, they were on their way to a park at the Hermann-Drner-Allee corner of Alexander-von-Humboldt-Weg shortly before 11 pm, when they were approached from a group of four to five people. When one of the brothers picked up his mobile phone, a 15-year-old tore the device out of his hand, shoved it and beat it against one ear. His twin brother, who wanted to come to the rescue, received a punch in the face and suffered a broken nose.

Police later arrested the youth group at a tram stop at Rudower Chaussee. In the group, the twins recognized the 15-year-old as the one who should have torn away the phone. The teenager was arrested. Nearby, the officers found the stolen phone on a lawn. (BC)

May 24th


Car occupants sandwiched between two trucks

In a heavy rear-end collision, a car has been jammed between two trucks in Kreuzberg. The fire department was alerted at 11.17 clock to the intersection Gitschiner, corner Alexandrinenstrae. “There were two people trapped in the car and we were able to free them by hydraulic means,” a fire department spokesman said. The persons were meanwhile taken to two hospitals. The Gitschiner Strae is fully closed in both directions. (Tc)


Burned out locally

Unknown people set fire to a restaurant in Wilhelmstadt on Friday night. Around 1.40 am, a police patrol discovered the fire in the restaurant on Pichelsdorfer Strasse. Firefighters extinguished the flames. Three residents of the multi-family house, on the ground floor of which the restaurant is located, came to the hospital with the suspected smoke poisoning for treatment. The investigation took over a fire department at the State Office of Criminal Investigation. (Tc)


Bottle throw at Warschauer Strae station

A 48-year-old threw a glass bottle at the S-Bahn station Warschauer Strae on Thursday evening for a passenger. According to federal police, the man shortly after 22 clock initially harassed several travelers in a suburban train. A 20-year-old asked the Polish national to refrain from doing so. When both left the S-Bahn at Warschauer Strasse, the Pole threw an empty beer bottle at the 20-year-old without hitting him. Policemen arrested the man and handed him over to alerted federal police officers. A breath alcohol measurement on the bottle thrower gave a value of 1.07 per mill. (Tc)


75-year-old injured with knife

A 75-year-old man was injured on a Thursday evening evening in Charlottenburg-Nord with a knife. According to initial investigations, at around 6.30 pm the man entered an apartment building in the Kirchnerpfad and entered the tenant cellar. He was followed by a man who had entered the house with the senior. In the cellar, the culprit then threatened the 75-year-old with a knife and demanded his purse. When the raider refused to surrender, the robber stabbed him with his knife in an upper arm. The victim attacked and was injured with the knife on his upper body. The perpetrator threatened the man verbally and again demanded the purse. The senior continued to deny the release, whereupon the robber fled. Paramedics brought the 75-year-old to a hospital, which he was able to leave after treatment. (Tc)


Policemen arrest burglars

Officers from Police Section 13 arrested a burglar in French Buchholz Thursday night. At around 9:00 pm, a witness observed the 41-year-old getting into the grounds of a wholesale flower shop on Bucher Strasse and alerted the police. When trying to break up a pickup truck, then clicked the handcuffs. During the search of the drunken 41-year-old, the police found drugs. Then he came to the identification service treatment and blood collection in a detention center, which he could then leave again. He is now being investigated for attempted serious theft and for violating the Narcotics Act. (Tc)


Business raided and escaped without loot

Unknown raided a late purchase on Friday morning in Pankow. According to the 24-year-old employee, around 3:20 am, a woman and a man entered the store on Berliner Strae. The woman should then have thrown a stone against a refrigerator and threatened the employee with a screwdriver. The employee did not comply with the request to hand over the money. Subsequently, the man threw two knives in the direction of the 24-year-old, one of which got stuck in his foot. The perpetrators fled without prey. According to the police, a light foot injury was provided by ambulance rescue workers on an outpatient basis at the scene of the crime. (Tc)


Man injured in attack – arrest

In Wedding, a man was seriously injured on Thursday evening. According to recent police findings, two men should have approached the 24-year-old at around 6:40 pm at a garbage bin on the Tessiner Weg corner of Winkelriedstrae and then attacked him. Subsequently, the two perpetrators fled. In the attack, the 24-year-old suffered a stab injury in the back. Rescuers initially provided the man with the treatment on site and then took him to a hospital for inpatient treatment. Around 8:30 pm, a 41-year-old alleged attacker stood in the presence of his lawyer at a police station. After personal identification he was released. The investigation into the background and the second suspect continues. (Tc)


Motorcyclist seriously injured

In an accident on Thursday in Charlottenburg North a motorcyclist was injured. As the police announced on Friday, was about 13.50 clock a taxi in the Saatwinkler dam shortly before the Hinckeldey bridge in traffic, whereupon the 43-year-old passenger opened the rear right door to continue on foot. The 49-year-old motorcyclist, who drove past the waiting cars with his BMW on the right, bumped against the door and crashed. He suffered leg and trunk injuries and was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. Another waiting taxi and a parked on the right side of the road BMW were damaged in the accident. During the rescue work and the accident recording came at 14 o’clock and at 18 o’clock to about half-hour closures of the Saatwinkler dam. (Tc)


18-year-old after accident in artificial coma

An 18-year-old motorist was fatally injured in an accident on the highway 131 near Karstdt (Prignitz). He had strayed from the street on Thursday night, initially unexplained, with his car and thrown into a forest, said a police spokesman on Friday morning. The fire brigade freed the novice driver from the completely demolished car. A rescue helicopter took him to a special clinic, where he was put into an artificial coma. Other people were not injured in the accident. (AP)


Thieves steal about 30 bee colonies and a ton of honey

The police in Nordbrandenburg are searching for bee thieves who have stolen entire bee colonies and honey on a larger scale. As a police spokeswoman said on Friday in Neuruppin, within a short time about 30 bee colonies and about a ton of honey were stolen from two locations at Neuruppin and Scharfenberg at Wittstock. Alone 25 bee colonies including the associated boxes disappeared in the night on Thursday at a rape field in Neuruppin district Radensleben.
Because of the weight, the perpetrators should have had at least one larger vehicle there, it said. The total damage was estimated at just under 30,000 euros. Overall, there were four such bee hawk incidents within a few weeks in the Ostprignitz-Ruppin region south of Mecklenburg. (AP)


ATMs lit.

In Berlin-Kreuzberg two ATMs have been lit. According to initial findings, a stranger set fire to a machine on Friday morning at 3.10 clock in Mariannenstrae, as a police spokeswoman said. The flames extinguished by itself. A short time later burned also in Kreuzberg an ATM. The fire department had to extinguish the flames. The background for the deed remained unclear at first. (AP)


Brand in snack – Two residents injured

Two residents were injured during a fire in a residential and commercial building in Berlin-Spandau. The fire broke out early in the morning for unknown reasons in a snack bar on the ground floor of the building, as a spokesman for the Berlin fire department said. Because of the heavy smoke, two residents came to the hospital with a smoke poisoning. The fire department was able to extinguish the fire after just under two hours. (AP)

23. May

Potsdam, star

Customer steals meat and pulls out knives

At the meat counter of a supermarket in the Potsdam district of Stern, a man stole meat and threatened an employee. The stranger wanted to leave the market on Wednesday night with about one kilogram of meat, without paying, as the police announced on Thursday. An employee then stood in the way of the thief, but let him drag as he brought out a knife. The police investigate for robbery theft. (AP)


Senior accidentally injured in accident

In a serious traffic accident on Thursday morning in Adlershof an 80-year-old was seriously injured. According to police investigations so far, at 9:30 am a 29-year-old female driver drove along Drpfeldstrae in the direction of Ottomar-Geschke-Strae. Suddenly, an 80-year-old woman between traffic-waiting vehicles, coming from the left, have entered the carriageway of the Drpfeldstrae. The BMW driver caught the pedestrian. Rescuers took the severely injured elderly woman to a hospital. (Tc)


Large-scale drug trafficking – police arrest five people

In a search of 15 apartments and houses in Zossen (Teltow-Flming) and the surrounding area, the police on Wednesday secured large quantities of drugs. The officials found cannabis and cannabis plants, cocaine, amphetamines and fungi, police said on Thursday. In addition, several thousand euros of cash and a brass knuckles, a forbidden knife and pyrotechnics without marking were ensured. According to the information, five accused were arrested at the age of 19 to 26 years, one of them was remanded. The action was preceded by investigations by the Criminal Police. (AP)


Pedals confused: motorist drives on fence and cart

A motorist stepped on the gas instead of the brakes on Wednesday afternoon in Oranienburg (Oberhavel) and caused an accident. The 54-year-old drove his car first on a tree and a lantern and then on a car in front, as the police announced on Thursday. The driver of the car in front and his passenger suffered a shock. There was a property damage of about 6000 euros. (AP)


Dead man discovered in parking lot

In a car park on Yorckstrae, a lifeless man was discovered during the night of Thursday. Alerted policemen and an emergency doctor tried to resuscitate the 46-year-old. After about 45 minutes, the rescuers had to end the revival unsuccessfully. The police have initiated a death investigation. According to previous findings, the police excludes a third party debt. Even with the unconscious man, who was found early Thursday morning at the subway station Heinrich-Heine-Strae, the police exclude a crime. The man collapsed after an overdose of drugs and is now being treated in the hospital. (Tc)


Dispute between motorists escalated

In Kpenick a dispute between motorists escalated. Witnesses had told the police that a 22-year-old turned his car on Wednesday afternoon at the intersection Borgmannstrae / Parrisiusstrae. At that moment, an unknown driver of a VW came and honked the 22-year-old several times. When he passed him, the stranger insulted the young man xenophobic. Then the two drivers cursed each other. The 22-year-old stood in front of the car of the unknown and threatened to alert the police. The unknown gasized and caught the young man, who was thrown on the bonnet and lay a few feet on it. When the aggressive VW driver had to stop traffic, he got out and held a pepper spray in his hand. However, when he noticed that Witnesses were filming him, he fled. The 22-year-old suffered a slight knee injury. (Tc)


Burglar caught red-handed

Policemen detained a suspected burglar in Moabit on the night of Thursday. At around 10.20pm, according to witnesses, a man suddenly found himself in the apartment of a married couple in an apartment building on Krefelder Strasse. The 37-year-old tenant and her 37-year-old spouse were surprised, but then reacted in spirit and drove the stranger out of the apartment. Alerted policemen arrested the 44-year-old nearby and took him to a police station. (Tc)


Gas station attacked

A stranger attacked a gas station in Mariendorf on Wednesday evening. According to the police, the robber had entered the petrol station at Mariendorfer Damm shortly before 9 pm. He told the 47-year-old employee to give him the cash. However, the woman did not react, whereupon the offender went behind the counter and threatened the employee with a firearm. Then the woman opened the cash register. The robber used and escaped with the prey. (Tc)


Car burns – arson suspected

In Berlin-Lichtenberg, a car burned on early Thursday morning. A resident of Tasdorfer Strasse noticed the fire shortly before 3:00 am and alerted the police and the fire department, a police spokesman said. The fire was reported to be extinguished quickly, but a burning out of the car could not be prevented. The heat damaged another car. There were no injuries. The police investigate on suspicion of arson. Already on Monday a car had been lit in the Friedenstrasse in Friedrichshain. On Tuesday burned in the Peter Vischer Street in Schneberg a car, two more vehicles were damaged. On Wednesday burned two cars and a pickup truck in Kreuzberg. (AP)

May 22

Wismar / Berlin

40 teenagers beating each other on market place

In an escalated dispute between pupils from five classes in Wismar three participants were slightly injured. A total of about 100 young people were on Wednesday afternoon on the marketplace, police said. Among them were three seventh school classes from the Berlin area and two ninth classes from Hamburg. Between some pupils it had come first to a verbal dispute – which finally escalated: Accordingly, a total of 40 young people beat themselves until the police intervened. According to the information provided, the task forces took in the personal details of the parties and a preliminary investigation had been initiated. The students, who according to police were probably all on a school trip in Wismar, were finally able to return to their accommodation. (AP)


Special police unit suggests an arrest

On Tuesday evening there was an access of a special unit of the Berlin police in the Fritzi Massary Street in Berlin Neuklln. The goal of the mission was apparently the driver of a VW. The confiscated car was removed after access with the side window turned off by a towing vehicle that treats the arrested driver with injuries in an ambulance.

According to information from the Berliner Zeitung, the operation was about an operation against Organized Crime, which had been going on for some time. The suspect should therefore have been for some time in the sights of the investigators. (Tc)


Police car crashes in Mercedes – three injured

In the Hellersdorfer street corner Cottbusser street in the district Hellersdorf a patrol car of police was in the employment with a Mercedes collided in the night to Wednesday. In total, three people were injured: two police officers and one inmate (23) of the Mercedes.

According to initial information, the emergency vehicle with rights of way and special rights on the way to Ludwigsfelder Strae should have been an alarmed fire. It was obviously a false alarm. (Tc)


Police vehicle lit.

In Kreuzberg burned on early Wednesday morning in the Schneberger road two cars and a pickup truck, said the fire department. According to official data, the transporter was a vehicle of the Federal Police. The rescuer was on site with about ten forces. After nearly 30 minutes, the flames were extinguished, the three vehicles but completely burned out. Nobody got hurt. The police assume arson, which determines state protection. (Tc)


Injured in conflict

After a dispute in Wedding, three men suffered injuries. According to the current state of knowledge, two men between the ages of 32 and 43 with a woman at 20.50 clock on the shores of Pltzensee on the Hans Schomburgk promenade, when it came to a dispute with a hitherto unknown. After a verbal altercation, the unknown was said to have pulled a penknife and injured the two men with it. The 32-year-old suffered a slight puncture on one arm, his 43-year-old companion had a severe cut on one hand and came to inpatient admission and treatment a hospital.

The attacked should still have tried to fight back with their sticks and injured the attacker on one hand and one ear. Subsequently, the man fled, but could be arrested a little later. It is now determined because of mutually dangerous assault. (Tc)

May 21st


An injured after knife attack

In a dispute in a train, a 20-year-old has seriously injured a 35-year-old with a knife. The two men were, according to the Federal Police on Tuesday noon in an S-Bahn between the stations Warschauer Strae and Ostbahnhof together. After a verbal confrontation, a 20-year-old Syrian is said to have stung the 35-year-old German with a knife in his thigh. Other passengers intervened and detained the attacker until alerted federal police arrived. The officers arrested the culprit at Ostbahnhof and secured the murder weapon. The victim was taken to hospital seriously injured. (Tc)

Spandau and Reinickendorf

Drug raid: Police find ten kilos of marijuana and weapons

The Berlin police discovered drugs and weapons in a raid on nine apartments in Spandau and Reinickendorf. The investigators have found a total of ten kilograms of marijuana, about 400 grams of amphetamine, a firearm with ammunition and two hand grenades in the searches on Monday evening, police said on Tuesday. Seven suspects aged 26 and 41 were arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking and drug smuggling. Arrest warrants were issued against three men (31, 33, 35) and the four other men were released after their data had been taken. The raid had been preceded by extensive investigations, according to the police. Further details were not revealed for determination tactical reasons.


Child falls out of residential house four meters deep – police determined

When playing at the open window, a child in Brieselang (Havelland district) has fallen from a multi-family house four meters into the depths. The five-year-old child had to be hospitalized with injuries to the head and face on Monday night, Police Department West announced on Tuesday. The police investigate on suspicion of breach of duty of care. The child had climbed to a stool on the first floor of the house while playing and got too close to the open window, the police said. It lost its footing and fell four meters deep into the garden of the house. A rescue helicopter took the child to the hospital.


Police are looking for gas station robbers

With the publication of a photo from a security camera, the police are looking for a man who has raided a gas station in December last year since this Tuesday. The masked culprit entered the petrol station in the street Am Juliusturm around 5 pm on 17 December and threatened the then 20-year-old colleague with a knife. He let the seller pay her money. Then the hooded stole several packs of cigarillos from a stand and fled with a bike in an unknown direction. Information is taken by the Raubkommissariat of the Polizeirektion 2 under the telephone number (030) 4664-273115 or any other police station. (Tc)


Policemen attacked with paint bags

Unknown people threw cops at night to police officers on Tuesday night. At about 10:20 pm the officials of a Einsatzhundschaft were in Rigaer Strasse at the corner of Liebigstrasse. When a police officer was outside the vehicle, suddenly several color bags were thrown out of a house in the Liebigstrae on the officials. Some bags burst on the emergency vehicle, on the street and on other parked private vehicles.

As the officers wanted to take the damage, flew more color bags targeted at the police forces, but did not hit. The police state protection at the state criminal investigation now investigates for attempted dangerous bodily injury and property damage. (Tc)


Robbery with a weapon

Two strangers have raided a snack in Spandau and threatened the employee with a firearm. According to police one of the two perpetrators in the night to Tuesday, the wordless word on the 61-year-old employee of the store in the fruit avenue have. Then the robber grabbed a cash drawer, then the duo fled with the loot. The 61-year-old remained unhurt. (Tc)


Car lit.

In Schneberg, a car burned out during the night of Tuesday. On Monday evening at about 21.00 clock it went out in a parking lot in the Peter Vischer street in flames, so the police. Alarmed rescue workers extinguished the fire. Due to the strong heat two other vehicles were easily damaged, no one was injured. The police are based on the current state of arson investigation. (Tc)

May 20th


Fire department calls a state of emergency

From 17.45 clock was at the Berlin fire department, the “state of emergency weather”. Reason were the numerous missions, due to the storm that pulls over the city. This means that emergency calls were no longer processed according to the order of their arrival, but according to urgency. “The Berliners are urged to eliminate minor water damage themselves,” said a Feuerwehrsprecher.Gegen 20.45 clock the state of emergency was lifted again, as the fire department on Twitter announced.During the state of emergency recorded the fire department about 180 weather-related missions. (Tc)


Lightning strikes residential building – power distributor gets on fire

During a lightning strike in a residential building in Schenkendorf near Mittenwalde (Dahme-Spreewald district), a power distributor was caught fire. A woman is suspected of smoke poisoning, said in police spokesman on Monday. The size of the property damage due to the fire was initially unknown. However, the family house is still habitable. Also in other parts of Brandenburg there were strong thunderstorms. In Erkner (district of Oder-Spree), according to the police, water from the sewage system hit the street. The German Meteorological Service had warned for the afternoon of locally stormy thunderstorms with heavy heavy rain in Brandenburg. (AP)


Drunk cyclist rampages and injures policemen

A drunk cyclist rioted on Sunday evening in Ludwigsfelde and injured a policeman. The 29-year-old stepped on the mirror while driving a parking car, as the police announced on Monday. In addition, the man had been on a stolen bike on the road and had a breath alcohol value of 2.0 per thousand. The man threatened to police after other crimes and was therefore taken into custody. On the way to the patrol car, the man kicked a policeman in the back so that he fell.


Cable thieves arrested

Federal policemen arrested three cable thieves on Monday morning between the Potsdam Griebnitzsee and Babelsberg stations. At 2.30 am civil servants used to watch several people in the track area. The three Ukrainian nationals handled the tracks and repeatedly pulled objects into an adjacent forest area. When a police helicopter approached, the three of them fled to a wooded area. Shortly afterwards civil servants, assisted by uniformed officers, managed to arrest all three men, aged 26, 34 and 36 years. Overall, they had stolen about 140 meters S-Bahn Rckleiterkabel. The police also secured a vehicle whose Lithuanian registration has been suspended for several months. Against the 26-year-old are already two arrest warrants for theft with weapons and drunkenness in traffic before. (Tc)


Policemen arrest burglars in Kreuzberg

Policemen arrested two suspected burglars on Monday in Kreuzberg. The two 16- and 17-year-olds had tried at 3.40 clock violently penetrate into a restaurant in the Skalitzer road, but they did not succeed. Around 4 o’clock, the two young men then went to the Naunystrae. They were arrested by Section 53 police officers in an attempt to break into a late sale. (Tc)


Policemen arrest graffiti sprayers

Federal police have arrested several graffiti sprayers. As the authority announced on Monday, railway employees observed on Saturday evening several people on the tracks at the S-Bahn station Wannsee. Shortly thereafter, alarmed federal police arrested four German nationals between the ages of 26 and 39, who had sprayed a parked S-Bahn on a total area of around 85 square meters. Also on early Sunday morning railway employees observed a sprayer in the act. Shortly before 5 o’clock, the 19-year-old German citizen smeared several walls and windows on the platform of the S-Bahn and U-Bahn station Wuhletal. Federal police initiated a preliminary investigation into property damage against the Mahlsdorf. At his 20-year-old companion, the officials found drugs, several so-called “Polenbller” and a one-handed knife. Less than two hours later, unknown people sprayed a parked S-Bahn at S-Bahnhof Zehlendorf on a total area of around 130 square meters. Federal police made various spray utensils safe. The perpetrators escaped. (Tc)


Man encountered quarrel in track bed

In a dispute in Wittenau in the night to Monday, a man was pushed into the track bed. After recent investigations, the 43-year-old got into an argument with an unknown on the platform of the S-Bahn station Wittenau at 21 clock. In the course of the dispute, the unknown struck the 43-year-old initially with a fist in the face. He then pushed him into the track bed and fled. The railcar driver of an approaching S-Bahn was made aware by waiting passengers on the man, so that he could stop the train in time. Travelers helped the man out of the track bed. Fortunately, he suffered only minor injuries, which were taken care of locally by paramedics. The investigation of dangerous bodily injury leads the criminal investigation.


Highway 12

Untaxed cigarettes ensured

Federal police have discovered 100 bars of untaxed cigarettes. As the authorities announced on Monday, a patrol of the Federal Police on Saturday afternoon checked a driving toward Berlin VW Polo on the rest area Biegener Hellen North. During the inspection of the car, the officials in the trunk and in the back seat discovered a total of 100 bars of cigarettes without Marlboro tax stamp. On request, the driver told the officials that he had bought the cigarettes for 200 euros in Poland. The federal police initiated a preliminary investigation against the 22-year-old Dutchman for violation of the tax code and made the 20,000 untaxed cigarettes safe. (Tc)


Company vehicle lit.

Unknown people put a vehicle of a company in Friedrichshain on fire on Monday night. Shortly before 3 o’clock, a motorist noticed the burning VW Caddy in the Friedenstrasse and alerted the fire department. The arrived firefighters extinguished the vehicle successfully. The flames, however, caused considerable damage. The police state security of the state criminal investigation leads the investigation. (Tc)


Child rammed by drunk driver

In a traffic accident in Hakenfelde a child was seriously injured on Sunday. According to recent investigations, a 55-year-old motorist was on the Mertensstrae at 17.50 clock in the direction of Streitstrae. Shortly before the junction Pepitapromenade a boy drove with a scooter from left to the road. It came to a collision, in which the ten-year-old hit the hood and his head against the windshield.

Alarmed rescue workers brought the little scooter driver, who was severely injured in the head and torso, to a hospital for inpatient treatment. The incoming forces found in the course of the investigation that the 55-year-old was drunk. A voluntary breath alcohol control gave a value of about 0.6 per thousand. (Tc)

May 20th


A car of a caretaker service has burned in Berlin-Friedrichshain. The police say the incident from early Monday morning in the Peace Road of Arson, as a spokesman said. Accordingly, a driver noticed the fire around 3:00 o’clock. Alarmed rescue workers extinguished the fire. The flames had badly damaged the car. Nobody was hurt. The police state protection determine, since a political motive can not be excluded. (AP)

May 19th


Boat capsized with three people

Bicycle on the Karl-Marx-Allee

With this bike, the three-year-old had driven onto the road.


Morris Pudwell

On Sunday night, a boat capsized on the Spree at the height of the Soviet Memorial in Treptower Park. On board were apparently two adults and one child. Passers-by helped the family to shore before rescue workers arrived. The family refused medical help and left the place completely soaked. (BC)


19-year-old threatens security with firearms – SEK mission

A 19-year-old has threatened the employee of a security service with a nail and a firearm in a dormitory in Lichtenberg and thus called a police special task force on the scene. During the search of his room in the Bornitzstrae the officers found on Sunday morning a softair weapon with empty magazine, as the police announced. Accordingly, the 19-year-old was provisionally arrested. The security also pronounced a house ban. According to the information, there have recently been complaints from other residents of the house about the 19-year-olds. The security staff wanted to see whether the complaints were justified, it said. (AP)


Tired motorist rams five parked cars

A car driver has damaged several cars in a traffic accident in Mariendorf. The 30-year-old had lost on Sunday morning at 5 clock on the Mariendorfer dam according to his own information the control of his vehicle because he had fallen into a microsleep. Then he crashed into his Mitsubishi against five parked cars, whereupon his car tipped on the left side. The 30-year-old suffered severe injuries to the fuselage but was able to climb out of the wreck on his own. Since he refused a breath alcohol measurement, he was taken from the hospital blood. All damaged cars are no longer suitable for driving. (Tc)


Illegal car race: police tracked Mercedes driver

Civil police in Schneberg have witnessed a banned car race. The officers noticed on Saturday at 18.45 clock in the Blowstrae a Mercedes, who waited at the intersection to Frobenstrae in red. He had the engine of his car repeatedly howl, the police said on Sunday. Shortly thereafter, the Mercedes driver and the driver of a VW also waiting in front of the intersection threw a look. Afterwards they raced a little later in green with spinning tires in the direction of Potsdamer road. The police were having problems with the ropers because of the excessive speed. At the intersection Blowstrae / Potsdamer Strae, the VW suddenly turned left into Potsdamer Strae, the Mercedes continued to accelerate and drove straight on. As the driver had to slow down because of another car and had to make a lane change, the police managed to sit in front of the car. The police stopped the Mercedes. Against the 20-year-old driver is now being investigated on suspicion of prohibited motor vehicle racing, said a spokesman for the police. Because he did not agree with the confiscation of his car and his driver’s license, he called his lawyer. The suspect then filed an appeal. The investigation continues. (Tc)


Aggressive couple threatens and insults cops

A woman and a man were arrested in Friedrichshain because they threatened and insulted the crew of a patrol car. A policeman and his colleague were in their car on the Voigtstrae at 16.30. According to the police, a 50-year-old woman and her 45-year-old companion used the patrol as a reason to roar insults towards the radio car. When the two officers stopped next to the couple, they were again insulted. In addition, both of them extended their outstretched middle fingers to the policemen. When the crew wanted to determine the identity of the couple, the 45-year-old went to the official and threatened to hit him in the face. When the aggressive couple tried to flee to avoid identifying themselves, they were arrested with the help of police officers. At the police station, the two continued their insults. After identifying her personal details, the 50-year-old and her 45-year-old accomplice were released. Both have now to answer for insult and resistance against enforcement officials. (Tc)


Beginner trains cyclists

Due to the reckless behavior of a driving novice in Kreuzberg a cyclist has been seriously injured. According to the police, the 18-year-old motorist on Saturday at 17 o’clock with an Audi A 8 in the Anhalterstrae in the direction of Wilhelmstrasse have been traveling. Witnesses reported that he had previously noticed by jostling and close up. At the junction Anhalterstrae / Wilhelmstrae he should then have overtaken a moving in front of him car. He had driven with squealing tires in the oncoming traffic, which could prevent a collision only by an emergency braking, so the police.

Witnesses reported that the young man had screeched rapidly with screeching tires in front of the car driving in front of him and then turned left at an excessive speed in the direction of Wilhelmstrasse. There he had caught a 69-year-old riding on the bike path. The cyclist crashed and was seriously injured. The Audi then crashed into a traffic light mast that was torn from its anchorage. Rescuers took the seriously injured person to a clinic. Police officers confiscated the Audi and the driver’s license of the 18-year-old. (Tc)


Two cars in flames – arson suspected

In Gesundbrunnen two cars were fired late Saturday evening. A witness had noticed a burning Renault at 23:25 on the corner Soldiner road / wood road and alarmed the fire department. The flames attacked, according to the police shortly thereafter on another Renault, which was parked next to it. The Firefighters put out the fire. Nobody got hurt. A fire department of the State Criminal Investigation Office investigates on suspicion of arson. (Tc)


Unknown ignites dovecote and escapes

A stranger set fire to a dovecote in the Mrkisches Viertel on the night of Sunday. According to the police, a witness at 0.15 o’clock on Finsterwalder Strae perceived the outline of a person approaching the dovecote. A little later, flames rose on a wall of the building. Residents were able to extinguish the fire independently. The suspect fled. The police are investigating. (Tc)

May 18th


20-year-old motorcyclist killed in head-on collision

In a head-on collision with a car on the main road 168 at Turnow (district Spree-Neisse) a 20-year-old motorcyclist has died. Another 18-year-old motorcyclist had suffered serious injuries in the accident on Saturday, a spokesman for the police said. The motorcyclists were both advised with their machines for no apparent cause in a left turn on the opposite lane and collided with the oncoming car. The 72-year-old driver of the car was slightly injured, his 76-year-old passenger suffered a shock. (AP)


29-year-old attacks man with a utility knife

In a dispute in Spandau, a man suffered facial cuts on the night of Saturday. Police reported that a 29-year-old and a 49-year-old had collided in a caf on Seegefelder Strae at around 2:35. Here, the younger should have beaten the elder with a fist in the face, whereupon this drew a knife from his pocket and the 29-year-old cuts to the face and left ear inflicted. Witnesses had intervened so that there was no further escalation of the dispute. Until the arrival of the alarmed police, the witnesses arrested the 49-year-old and handed him over to the officials. After a blood sample in one, he was released again. A medical treatment rejected both men. The police investigate for mutual injuries. (Tc)


Six men hit 21-year-olds

A 21-year-old man was beaten up in Berlin-Rummelsburg by a group and seriously injured. As the police announced on Saturday, the 21-year-old had been together with acquaintances in Zamenhofpark when a group of six people came. Thereupon it had come on Friday evening to the dispute.


S-Bahn drags man 50 meters with

A 38-year-old has been dragged by a train arriving at the S-Bahn station Jannowitzbrcke about 50 meters. The man got stuck on Friday evening when boarding between the platform edge and the train, said a spokeswoman for the Federal Police on Saturday. Accordingly, passengers operated the emergency brake. How hard the 38-year-old was injured in the accident was initially unclear. He was taken to a hospital. Previously, the “BZ” had reported on the incident.

Only at the end of April a man at S-Bahn station Sdkreuz had been dragged by a S-Bahn 50 meters. The 38-year-old wanted his companion to keep the closing door open and stuck with one leg in the door of the departing train. Only when travelers pulled the emergency brake, stopped the train. (AP)


Firearm drawn into bar – SEK searches apartment

A 31-year-old man has pulled a firearm in a bar in Berlin and thus threatened another guest. On Friday evening it was come to witness statements to a dispute of the two men in the district Friedrichsfelde. As the police announced on Saturday, the 31-year-old fled before the alarmed officials arrived in the bar. The police then determined the man’s address. Around 0.30 clock searched a special operation command the apartment. The police found, among other things, a knife, a striking ring, a telescopic baton and a stun gun – also ammunition for a firearm weapon and a small cannabis plantation. A firearm was not found. The 31-year-old is being investigated for threats and other violations. (AP)


Truck collides with tram

In Alt-Hohenschnhausen, a truck driver collided with a tram on Friday afternoon. According to police investigators, the 46-year-old truck driver wanted to cross the rails in the Indira Gandhi road around 2 pm when a collision with the tram occurred. Despite emergency braking, the 52-year-old driver of the truck could no longer prevent the collision. Two passengers on the tram were injured in the collision: A 28-year-old woman was injured in the back and a 35-year-old complained of pain in the trunk. Both women came to hospital for inpatient treatment. Significant damage has been done to the vehicles. (BC)


Cyclist captured by van

In a traffic accident with a turning vans in Rummelsburg a cyclist was seriously injured on Friday. According to the police drove the 39-year-old woman Kpenicker Chaussee along, as against 17.10 a 32-year-old drove his van to the right on a property entrance, the cyclist overlooked and captured. The 39-year-old suffered injuries to her head, arms and torso and had to be hospitalized. (BC)

Prenzlauer Berg

Smurfs arrested in the act

During the night on Saturday, the police caught and arrested four men in Prenzlauer Berg during graffiti spraying. Around 1.20 am, the police discovered the men on the roof of a supermarket on Greifswalder Strasse, where two of the men sprayed the facade with paint. The police called on the men to get off the roof, whereupon one of the men climbed down and tried to escape. The police were able to arrest the man and the three men who hid on the roof could be arrested. The suspects aged 20, 24, 26 and 32 years must now answer for property damage and trespassing. The spray cans and other utensils were ensured. (BC)


Pedestrians ran in red on the road

A pedestrian in Berlin-Lichtenberg has been hit by a BVG public service bus and seriously injured. The 29-year-old had run on late Friday evening at the Frankfurter Allee after first findings with red on the Atzpodienstrae, as the police announced. Accordingly, the bus driver could not prevent the collision. The injured man was taken to hospital. According to an eyewitness, he is said to have walked unsteadily onto the road. A breath alcohol measurement could not be carried out because the medical treatment had priority. (AP)

Wittenberge (Prignitz)

Cyclist dies in accident

A 73 year old cyclist died in an accident. As the situation center in Potsdam announced on Saturday, the man wanted to cross a street on Friday evening, when he was seized by the car. The cyclist crashed and died at the accident site. (AP)

17th of May


Construction worker falls six meters into the depths

A construction worker has been seriously injured in an accident at work. The man had fallen on a construction site at Oranienburger Strae six meters deep and thus seriously injured, said a spokesman for the fire department on Friday night. The middle-aged man had been approachable and taken to a hospital. The accident took place around 17.00 clock near the former alternative cultural center Tacheles. The fire department was deployed with forces of altitude rescue. How it came to the accident was initially unclear. A spokesman for the police said the State Office for Occupational Safety was entrusted with the education. (AP)


Woman robs man

Federal police arrested a woman on Thursday evening in Mitte who had robbed a man at Berlin Central Station. At about 19 o’clock, the two got into a loud argument on the Europaplatz. A witness watched as the woman hit the man and finally pushed her to the ground. He lost several coins from his pocket, which the woman collected and then fled. The man left the scene and remained unrecognized. Alarmed federal police arrested the 37-year-old Romanian nationals shortly thereafter and secured the money with her. They handed the woman over to the Berlin state police. (Tc)


19-year-old suffered stab wound

In a dispute last night in the underground station Rathaus Spandau are on Wednesday evening, two young men were injured. According to witness statements, a 19-year-old fell into quarrel with a friend he knew shortly before 8.10 pm on the middle deck of the subway station. In the further course of the altercation, he suffered a stab injury in the thigh and a bruise on the head. A 16-year-old who rushed to help his 19-year-old friend suffered a cut injury on his thumb. The attacker escaped through the exit Stabholzgarten. Fire brigade rescue workers took the two injured to a hospital for outpatient treatment. (Tc)


Spilled bureaucrats brought to hospitals

On Friday morning in Jrsstrae in Konradshhe in Reinickendorf there was a serious incident on a construction site. Here, two construction workers were spilled. Meanwhile, the men were salvaged by specialists in the fire department. “After initial medical care, both are transported by our in clinics,” said the fire department. (Tc)


Tried caraub with beer bottle

In at least two cases tried on Thursday a currently unknown in Lichtenberg robbing cars and threatened the person involved here with a broken beer bottle. A 56-year-old alarmed the police yesterday morning and stated that he had stopped at 11 o’clock with his Opel at red in the Mllendorffstrae just before the Bornitzstrae. Suddenly, an unknown man tore open the passenger door, threatened him with the broken neck and asked to get out.

The 56-year-old then gave it, as the traffic light turned green again, several times jerky gas, whereupon the unknown lost his balance and he could then push it out of the car. Then the man had climbed on a tram and driven away.

In the course of the investigation it became known that probably the same man had recently tried to rob another vehicle. According to witnesses, he had threatened two employees of a company in a backyard in Mllendorffstrae and demanded the release of vehicle keys. However, after both had told him not to bring any keys to the company vehicle, the unknown had gone on. (Tc)

Pankow, Neuklln, Hellersdorf

Five cars lit in three districts

In the night to Friday so far strangers in three districts have set fire to cars. “That’s a bit unusual in this crowd,” said a fire department spokesman in the morning. Two cars were on fire in the Neumannstrae in Pankow, two more in Neuklln (Wildenbruchplatz and Laubestrae) and one vehicle in the Hellersdorf Maxie-Wander-Strae.

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Forces in Fritzi Massary Street in Neuklln.



The use in Neuklln was a bit more complicated than the others, according to the fire department, as one of the cars was an electric vehicle. There is the danger of a life-threatening electric shock for the extinguishing forces. There were up to six forces on-site to extinguish the flames. The police assume arson in all cases. (Tc)


Machete Raiders hijack betting office

A masked man robbed a betting shop in Moabit on the night of Friday with a machete. He threatened a 35-year-old employee and demanded the money from the cash register, police said. When a customer entered the store, the culprit fled. No one was hurt, now the police are investigating. (Tc)

16th May


Man with ax attacks police officers

A 53-year-old man attacked policemen in Pritzwalk (Prignitz) with an ax and rushed a dog at her. As the police in Neuruppin announced on Thursday, an official had to kill the dog on Wednesday afternoon on a property near a nursing home with two shots. The 53-year-old had been overwhelmed and came to a psychiatric hospital. He had previously threatened with a hammer and an ax residents of a nursing home and rioted there. The staff called the officials, because the man had there already for other incidents house prohibition. The police then found the 53-year-old on the property where he attacked them. Ax and hammer were secured. There was no information about the motif. It was determined because of trespassing and resistance against enforcement officials. (AP)


Pedestrians seized by trucks and seriously injured

A pedestrian was caught in a traffic accident in Lichtenberg from a truck and seriously injured. The truck drove according to the driver on Thursday at 2.50 clock on the Mllendorffstrae in the direction of Weienseer way when a pedestrian entered the road. The truck could therefore no longer evade and seized the 29-year-olds, as the police announced on Thursday. He was taken to hospital by rescue workers. The breath alcohol control of the injured gave a value of 1.9 per thousand. (AP)


Men break into bank

In broad daylight, four men broke into a Commerzbank branch on Roseneck in Grunewald on Thursday and cracked various lockers within a few minutes.

Boat capsized Treptower Park

After the boat accident on the Spree, there was little to do for the rescue services: the capsized refused to help.



At around 12.15, one employee (39) of the credit institution had noticed an audible alarm. He had been fired when the perpetrators had leveraged the emergency exit to the yard. The woman went to the vault room in the basement, where she met one of the masked culprits. Shouting, the woman ran back into the counter, customers and employees fled. The perpetrators were not bothered by emptying lockers. At the end they ran to a car parked at Hohenzollerndamm and escaped in the direction of Fehrbelliner Platz. (Tc)


Man is sandwiched between platform and tram

A man was seriously injured in an accident at a tram stop in Berlin-Marzahn. He came early in the morning of Thursday for unknown reasons at a tram stop in the avenue of cosmonauts between platform edge and tram, as the fire department announced. The rescue workers had disengaged around 4.10 clock and would have freed the trapped man. He was seriously injured in a hospital. (AP)


Attack on kiosk in Paracelsus-Bad subway station

Two masked men have raided a kiosk in Reinickendorf and have fled with the captured money. At around 9:00 pm on Wednesday, the men entered the shop at an intermediate level in the Paracelsus-Bad subway station and threatened the employees with a knife, the police said. They shouted at the 26-year-old man to avoid him. One of the men had taken money from the cash register, the robbers fled. The employee reportedly remained physically unhurt. (AP)


Two people suffer smoke poisoning after kitchen burn

After a kitchen fire in Berlin-Charlottenburg, two people came to the hospital with smoke poisoning. When the firefighters entered the apartment on Ilsenburger Strasse, some kitchen furniture was on fire, as the fire brigade announced on Thursday. According to a spokesman, the fire on the second floor of a five-storey multi-party house could be quickly extinguished. How it came to the fire late Wednesday evening, was initially unclear. (AP)

May 15th


Policeman is attacked and injured by drunk driver

A police officer was attacked and injured while controlling two drunk drivers in Plessa (Elbe-Elster). The attacker and his 27-year-old co-driver had already noticed Tuesday and Wednesday with their driving style and other violations. As two officers wanted to control the car at a gas station, the driver struggled, so he had to be tied up. Because the men were too drunk for a breathalyser test, they came to the blood test in a hospital. On the way there, a police officer was attacked and injured by the 24-year-old. The men were taken into custody. (AP)


Car drives moped driver: seriously injured

In a collision with a car, a moped driver was seriously injured on Wednesday morning in Berlin-Westend. According to police, the driver of an Audi (38) at Theodor-Heuss-Platz wanted to turn right into Heerstrae. He collided with the right next to him moving moped, with a 67-year-old from the Reichsstrae into the Theodor-Heuss-Platz had retracted and wanted to follow the roundabout further. Paramedics and an emergency doctor provided the fallen two-wheeler driver at the scene of the accident and then brought him to the hospital with head, back and pelvic injuries for inpatient treatment. (BC)


Beaten up with a bicycle lock

On Wednesday morning, a man was knocked down at the S-Bahn station Mahlsdorf with a bicycle lock. According to the Federal Police observed a 34-year-old man at 1.40 clock another in the elevator in the presumed consumption of drugs and spoke to this. There was a fight between the men. Then the unknown man hit the 34-year-old several times with his fists in the face and with a bicycle lock against the head. Subsequently, the attacker fled into the city. The 34-year-old suffered hematomas on the head, injuries to the lip and abrasions on the hand. (Tc)


Artwork stolen from school

Unknown people stole valuable golden bird’s nest from the Grundschule Am Fuchsberg in Biesdorf. The security service had noticed in the night of Wednesday the theft of the artwork in the primary school on Fuchsberg, said a police spokeswoman. The nest is therefore made of massive fine gold branches. “The exhibition showcase was opened by force. We assume burglary. ” According to the Senate Department for Urban Development and Housing, the value of the artwork is 80,000 euros. The trail recording was already completed on Wednesday afternoon. “We are looking for witnesses who have observed something suspicious in the night at the school: Strange cars, people or loud noises,” said the police spokeswoman. (Dpa)


Biker seriously injured

A 48-year-old cyclist was seriously injured in a traffic accident on Wednesday morning in Spandau. According to the participants, the 48-year-old drove the cycle path of the Charlottenburger Chaussee towards Spandauer dam. A 19-year-old VW driver, who drove in the same direction, turned right at 7.15 clock on a parking lot and detected the cyclist. The 48-year-old was hospitalized in a clinic. (Tc)


Jewish memorial smeared

Once again, people in Moabit have smeared a memorial for murdered Jews. At 4:45 am, the crew of a service vehicle noticed blue lettering at the memorial on Levetzowstrasse on Wednesday. The responsible police department has taken over the further investigations. The memorial, which commemorates the deportation of tens of thousands of Jews by the National Socialists, has been repeatedly violated in the past. (Tc)


Pedestrians captured by car – A seriously injured

Crossing a street in Berlin-Halensee, two women were hit by a car and injured, one of them heavy. The two 23-year-old female pedestrians were heading for S-Bahn station Halensee, as a spokeswoman for the police said on Wednesday. They entered the carriageway of the Kurfrstendamm from a central island and were caught by a car. One of the two women suffered severe head injuries on Tuesday evening and was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. The other woman was slightly injured. (AP)


Man fights robbers with doner kebab

A salesman in Berlin-Marzahn has put a robber to flight with a doner kebab. The stranger threatened the 39-year-old employee of a kebab snack in the Gothaer street first with a knife and demanded the revenue, as a police spokeswoman said on Wednesday. But instead of handing over the money, the employee chased the robber on Tuesday night with a doner kebab without meat. Nobody got hurt. (AP)

May 14th


S-Bahn driver attacked

On the Lichtenberg train station, several people attacked with a S-Bahn S7 driver on Monday evening. According to the Federal Police were around 21.45 clock two unknown men with the 54-year-old in dispute. In the further course they hit and spat at him. Alarmed federal police searched the neighborhood for the perpetrators – but in vain. The attacked 54-year-old broke off his service. The officers started investigations for dangerous bodily injury and insult against the previously unknown perpetrators. The federal police are now looking for witnesses to the incident. (Tc)


Two arrests after local break

A 16-year-old and a 23-year-old broke into a pub in Kreuzberg on Tuesday morning. At 3.45 am they entered the basement of the restaurant on Nostitzstrasse. A witness alerted the police. The 23-year-old fled towards Gneisenaustrae, tried to climb over a wall and fell to the ground. Officers tracked the fugitive and arrested him. When arrested, he resisted and injured an official by the hand, so that he could not continue his service. The 16-year-old fled to a construction site in the direction of Tempelhofer Berg and was there, hidden under building materials, discovered and also arrested. After a recognition service treatment, he could continue on his way. The 23-year-old, who is run as an “intensive offender”, came to a clinic with facial injuries and remained there in hospital. During the search of the two perpetrators, the police found money that was probably previously stolen in the bar. (Tc)


Houses walls in Riga street smeared

On Riga Street, strangers smeared several houses in the night of Tuesday. At 3:45 am, a security company spotted red, black and blue paint on two houses and informed the police. The state police responsible for the prosecution of politically motivated crime took over the investigation. (Tc)


Thieves steal 160 car antennas

At around 9.05pm on Monday, a 25-year-old woman reported the theft of the car antenna of her VW Golf parked in Hugo-Heimann-Strasse in Gropiusstadt. The young woman told the police that other vehicles were affected in other streets. Overall, the officials in the Hugo-Heimann-Strae, the Cologne dam and the Lipschitzallee on 159 vehicles, the alleged theft of the car antennas. The perpetrators so far lack any trace. (Tc)


Federal police summarize graffiti sprayers

Federal police arrested a graffiti sprayer on Tuesday who had previously thrown stones at a parked S-Bahn. At about 2.30 am, railway employees first observed several persons outside the railway station between the stations Sdkreuz and Tempelhof. Alarmed federal police managed shortly thereafter, a 46-year-old Turkish national provisionally arrest, who had previously pelted the front window of a parked S-Bahn with stones. When arrested, he made according to federal police “active resistance”. The damaged S-Bahn was no longer operational after grouting because the entire windshield had jumped. The Federal Police initiated preliminary proceedings for damage to property and resistance against executing officers against the 46-year-olds. In addition, the officials provided several spray tools. (Tc)


Racially insulted and beaten

Because of a personal injury and racial insult, the police were called to the center on Tuesday night. A 22-year-old indicated that he was suddenly hit by a man at around 11:40 pm at the corner of Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse and suddenly stabbed in the back by a man and had also been insulted racially.

The suspect was found close to the police and temporarily detained. An on-site breath alcohol control on the 29-year-old revealed a value in excess of 1.4 parts per thousand. He was taken to a prisoner’s detention center and released after detection.

The further investigation has taken over the police state security of the state criminal police. (Tc)


Two cars set on fire

A resident took in the night to Tuesday smell of fire from a backyard in Wedding true. A little later he saw flames at 3 o’clock in the Armenian street and alerted the Berlin fire department. The emergency services extinguished the fire on two vehicles, which according to police belong to a security company. People were not hurt. The police state security of the state criminal investigation leads the investigation. The investigators assume arson. (Tc)


Backshop employee attacked

A 42-year-old woman was ambushed in Neuklln on Tuesday night. Around 2 o’clock, a passerby saw the woman lying on a floor in a bakery on Karl-Marx-Strae, alerting the police and the fire department. After the recent investigation, the clerk was about to close the deal when she was hit in the head and fell to the ground.

Two perpetrators are said to have kicked them according to police and have demanded the release of money. The robber handed out the change and the robbers fled in an unknown direction. The 42-year-old, who was visibly under the impression of what happened, came to the hospital for treatment. (Tc)


Brothers run on the street and are hit by car – seriously injured

Two children were hit in Berlin-Reinickendorf when crossing a street by a car and seriously injured. The two six- and eleven-year-old boys ran onto the lane between parked cars on Waldstrasse on Monday evening, a police spokeswoman said. A 38-year-old female driver, who was traveling towards Eichborn dam, could not react in time and captured the two brothers with their car. The boys came to hospital with severe injuries to the head and legs for inpatient treatment. The driver suffered a shock and was also taken to the hospital. (AP)

May 13th

Neuklln / Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf

14- and 19-year-olds race barefoot through the night

On the night of Monday, two 14- and 19-year-olds rushed through Berlin on the run from the police. They already caught the police on the highway because of driving too fast. When the police wanted to stop the car, the driver accelerated up to 188 kilometers per hour to escape. He left the motorway in Neuklln and drove 130 through a Tempo 30 zone. On a supermarket parking lot on Rudower Street, the police grabbed the speeders. They had drunk the car key from the bedroom of the mother of the 14-year-old stolen and sneaked barefoot out of the house. (AP)


26-year-old groped

On Sunday evening federal police arrested a man who had sexually harassed a passenger in Berlin’s Ostbahnhof. At 5.30 pm, a 26-year-old Icelandic citizen was at the service point of Deutsche Bahn AG. Suddenly a 54-year-old Bangladeshi national grabbed her butt while passing by.

An employee of the service point noticed the incident and informed the federal police. The alarmed emergency services could still put the man in the station concourse with the help of an employee of the Deutsche Bahn AG. He was provisionally arrested. A breath alcohol measurement gave a value of 2.2 parts per thousand.

The Federal Police initiated a preliminary investigation into sexual harassment against the 54-year-old.



Cyclist seriously injured

At the intersection Memhardstrae / Rosa-Luxemburg-Strae, a female cyclist was hit by a truck on Monday morning and seriously injured. This communicated the fire-brigade. Paramedic and an ambulance first treated the woman locally. She was then taken to a hospital. The accident is now determined by the police. (Tc)


Two man corpses discovered in flat in southern Brandenburg

Two man corpses have been discovered in an apartment in the southern Brandenburg town of Forst (Spree-Neisse). According to current knowledge, it is assumed that the men were victims of a violent crime, as a police spokesman said. This suggests the finding situation of the corpses. The dead were discovered early Monday morning at 5:00 clock in the house. Forst is located near Cottbus. (AP)


Car crackers arrested

A witness alerted the police to Gesundbrunnen during the night of Monday. The 27-year-old had observed a man who was bothering at a parked on Oslo Street Opel Zafira and then continued his way unfulfilled.

The witness alerted the police and followed the unknown. A little later, he saw the man on the colony road fiddling with a parked VW bus, opening it and ransacking it. Arriving officers of a Einsatzhundertschaft arrested a 40-year-old close to the scene of the crime, who was recognized by the witness as a car burglar. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg / Lichtenberg

Arson on company vehicles

Unidentified men fired several vehicles early Monday morning. In Lichtenberg, a van burned down in the Alfred-Jung-Strae, about an hour later, a vehicle in Prenzlauer Berg was on fire in the Mendelssohnstrae, the police said. In both cases, two more cars were damaged by the extreme heat. There is no connection between the two fires according to the current state of investigation. The state security has started the investigation. In both cases, it should be company vehicles. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg

Heavily injured after apartment fire

The fire department found the tenant unconscious during a fire in Prenzlauer Berg. The 59-year-old man was hospitalized with severe smoke inhalation, police said on Monday. A resident of the house on Marienburger Strae had noticed a smell of smoke on Sunday evening and alarmed the rescue workers. No one was injured except the 59-year-old, police said. The cause of the fire is still unclear. (Tc)

12th of May


Man attacked and injured

In Rummelsburg, a 29-year-old man was seriously injured in the night of Sunday. After the police investigation, he was on the way at 3 o’clock in the street Einbecker when he was attacked by an unknown person and stung by this with an object in the buttocks. Another stab went in a defense attempt by the hand of the attacked. The culprit fled in an unknown direction. The injured man addressed a passer-by who alerted the fire department. The 29-year-old came to a hospital for inpatient treatment. The background of the crime is still unclear, according to the police. (Tc)


Man beaten in Riga street

In the Rigaer street in Friedrichshain several unknown persons beat a man. According to information from the Berliner Zeitung is a right Youtuber. As the police said on Sunday, a passer-by noticed around 1.30 clock several masked people who beat with sticks and clubs on a man. The witness called the police, whereupon the perpetrators fled. The alarmed officials searched the area for the attackers – but without success. An ambulance of the fire brigade brought the 49-year-old victim to a clinic, from which he himself dismissed before the treatment. So his injuries to the head and an arm could not be treated there. The police, which is responsible for the prosecution of politically motivated crime, has taken over the further investigation. (Tc)


Injured with knife

In Neuklln, a man was attacked and injured in the night of Sunday. After recent investigation by the police, the 28-year-old went to the Anita Berber Park at about 0.30. At the entrance two strangers addressed him. Out of fear of the two, the man tried to run, but was caught up and pushed to the ground by the men. There they hit and kicked the park visitor. The 28-year-old fled to the park, where he met a pedestrian. This called the police. During the search for the perpetrators, the officers found the backpack the man had left in his flight and could return it with complete content. The perpetrators fled in an unknown direction. During the initial investigation in the village, the police noticed two bleeding wounds in the victim’s hip and leg. These were puncture wounds, so that rescue workers were requested. These brought the 28-year-old to a clinic. (Tc)

May 11th


Car overturned – 47-year-old seriously injured

In an accident in Berlin-Neuklln on Saturday a 47-year-old motorist was seriously injured. According to the police, the man was traveling around 10.15 clock with his vehicle from Kottbusser Platz to Hermannplatz. At the height of the Hermannplatz, the driver crashed his car into a central island for reasons unknown until now. The car overturned and remained lying on the roof. The 47-year-old was injured so badly that he was taken to a hospital for hospitalization.


Copper roof of a mausoleum stolen

Unknown thieves stole the roof cover of a mausoleum in Kreuzberg. On Saturday, a 72-year-old noted that unknown offenders had stolen the copper roof cover of the family’s mausoleum. A crucifix made of cast iron formerly on the roof also threw the offenders carelessly into the enclosure of the grave. The criminal investigation now investigates theft and disturbance of the dead.


11-year-old runs on the road – badly injured

An eleven-year-old girl was seriously injured in an accident in Berlin-Bohnsdorf. As the police announced on Saturday, the girl ran on Friday, around 17:35, in front of a parked truck on the street Dorfplatz. A 36-year-old Opel driver who was heading towards Grnbergallee, captured the child with his car. It suffered internal injuries and possibly fractures of one arm and one leg. An alarmed ambulance took the girl to a hospital for in-patient admission and treatment in the presence of her father. (Tc)


Theft attempt failed

Policemen arrested three men in Wilhelmstadt last night who apparently wanted to steal a VW bus. Around midnight, policemen caught three men in a Renault on the Seeburger Weg. Shortly thereafter one of the men got out of this car and went to a VW bus parked opposite. There he worked for some time at the driver’s door of the bus, before he returned to the Renault mode and entered as a passenger. Immediately afterwards, the car drove off in the direction of Klosterstrae. The officers stopped the car on Seeburger Strasse to check drivers and passengers for suspected theft. Immediately upon opening the doors, the police noticed several tools for breaking up and stealing vehicles. They took the three men, aged 35, 38 and 43, to a detention center where they were given identification. While the 35-year-old was released, his accomplices were transferred to Police Department 2 Police Department. The 38-year-old also has a valid arrest warrant. (Tc)


Dog bites wife and policeman

A leashed Husky-German Shepherd mixed breed has bitten and injured two people in Berlin-Altglienicke, including a policeman. First, the dog bit a woman. When alarmed police arrived on Friday afternoon in the Schnefelder Chaussee, the dog attacked them and bit an official in the thigh. The dog owner was so drunk that she could not keep her dog under control, the police said. An incoming acquaintance of the 28-year-old took over the animal with their consent. The police officer could not continue his service. (AP)


Three cars in Reinickendorf went up in flames

Once again, cars have gone up in flames in Berlin. In the Mrkisches quarter in Reinickendorf burned in the night to Saturday three vehicles completely, as the police announced. It was probably arson. Several residents of the Eichhorster way woke up around 1:00 clock by a loud bang and were aware of the burning cars in a tenant parking lot. After initial investigations, first burned a van. The fire spread to two cars nearby. (AP)

10th of May


Drunk woman drops baby – Wanted Witnesses

The commission for child protection offenses is looking for a man who has witnessed an incident in Lichtenberg on Thursday evening. At around 6:00 pm, the wanted person had alerted passers-by to a heavily intoxicated couple sitting on a park bench in Wilhelm-Guddorf-Strasse near the Grtelstrae. The woman had a baby in her arms that she could not hold because of her condition, which slipped out of her arm and fell to the floor. Rescuers took the little boy to a hospital for examination. The uninjured five-month-old baby came into the care of the responsible youth welfare office. Against the 38-year-old mother is determined because of injury to the care or education obligation.

The police asks the as yet unknown witness, who has made the passers-by aware of the couple, as well as other witnesses who have also made observations to the competent departmental commissariat of the State Office of Criminal Investigation, LKA 123, at (030) 4664-912555 or at each to report to another police department. (BC)


Man shot down in local – suspects identified

With several shots, a 54-year-old was mortally wounded in a restaurant in Berlin-Schneberg. There are now two suspects have been identified, said a police spokeswoman on Friday. But they were not ready yet. “We are investigating at a high speed.” Nothing was known about the background of the crime. In the attack on the night of Friday also a 59-year-old guest suffered a graze. He was only slightly injured and could now be questioned as a witness. The gunner was loud police on Friday afternoon in the hospital is still unresponsive. According to the police, in the restaurant in the Kurfrstenstrae there should initially have been strife and strife between the 54-year-old and a man. Then another should have entered the restaurant and fired several shots. The two suspects had fled in a car. (AP)


Stabbing in Grlitzer Park: warrant applied for

In a dispute in the Grlitzer Park in the night to Friday a man (22) was stabbed and seriously injured. The suspected stabber could still be arrested by the police on Friday. According to police, he is now to be presented to a judge for issuing a warrant. It should have gone to disputes in the drug milieu. (Tc)


The spilled construction workers are salvaged.


Fire Department Berlin


Body recovered from water

Police and fire brigade hid a corpse from Lake Tegel in the morning. An anglers had discovered the lifeless man in the reeds near Maienwerderweg around 7:20 am and alarmed the authorities. According to preliminary investigations by the Criminal Police, the death of the missing person since April 29 may be probable. A final identification is still pending. Evidence of a third party debt are not yet available. After the first investigation by the Criminal Investigation, it could with some probability in the dead to the missing since April 29 students. A final identification is still pending. There are no indications of any third party debt. (BC)


13-year-old after laser attack in the hospital

A 13-year-old was blinded in Berlin-Spandau with a laser pointer. His injured eye had to be treated in the hospital, according to police. According to his own statement, the attack on the boy occurred on Thursday evening. He had looked with his mother from a balcony in the Falkenseer Chaussee to a high-rise opposite. Police were able to designate the apartment of the alleged perpetrator, who was not at home. (Dpa)


Car is on fire

A parked car has gone up in flames in the night to Friday in Berlin-Lichtenberg. At about 3 o’clock, the fire brigade advanced to the fire, the police said. The car is completely destroyed after initial information. Whether arsonists set the fire, was initially unclear. (Dpa)

May 9th


Bller ignited in flat – toddler seriously injured

Severe injuries suffered on Thursday morning, a three-year-old boy. The child was around 9 clock in the apartment of a 40-year-old girlfriend of his mother and is said to have stayed alone in a room and watching videos on a smartphone. The 40-year-old claimed to have suddenly heard a loud bang and later found the boy seriously injured and screaming in the room. Rescuers took the seriously injured child to a hospital, where it needed immediate surgery.

The boy’s mother was informed. It is currently believed that the three-year-old had found a lighter and a baulk in the apartment and had exploded it. The police have started investigations into the negligent cause of explosives explosions and breaches of duty of care. (BC)



In the Wildenbruchstrae in Neuklln burned a car sharing BMW in the front area.


Morris Pudwell

Construction workers find bomb – defusing in the evening successful

Construction workers found an old World War II bomb on Thursday at Ulmenstrae in Reinickendorf’s Hermsdorf district. The about one meter long explosive was promoted by construction workers at 12 noon, according to a police spokeswoman.

The police set up a barrier circuit of 500 meters. In the area are many detached houses, shops and several schools. Firemen of the Forensics were on the ground because of the defusing. The S1 reversed without stopping in Hermsdorf. The traffic between Waidmannslust and Frohnau was stopped at 18 o’clock. Around 20:20 clock began defusing the explosives, against 21.45 clock was completed. The authorities released traffic. Residents were allowed to return to their homes.




Emergency vehicles in front of the Bank am Roseneck.



ATM in subway station blown up

Several strangers blew up an ATM at the Innsbrucker Platz underground station on early Thursday morning. The act took place around 2.50 am in the intermediate level of the station. According to the police, the perpetrators did not get the money. The automaton got caught on fire and had to be extinguished by the fire-brigade. The perpetrators fled in an unknown direction. Rail traffic was not hindered, but access to the station was limited. (Tc)


Game hall invaded

In the Schneberger Dominicusstrae on Thursday morning a game hall has been attacked. At around 4:30 am, two masked men entered the premises, threatening the 48-year-old employee with a firearm and demanding the release of the proceeds. One of the perpetrators opened several drawers behind the counter and stole a waiter wallet and a mobile phone. Subsequently, the perpetrators fled. The employee and two guests were unhurt. (Tc)


Arrest for assault and insult

A 29-year-old is said to have insulted a 47-year-old xenophobic on Thursday morning in Gesundbrunnen and shown the Hitler salute. The act occurred at 1.40 clock in front of a fast food restaurant at Hanne Sobek Square. Then the younger one should have grabbed the older man by the shoulder, given him a head butt and beaten and kicked him. The attacker suffered several injuries that were treated as outpatients in a hospital. The drunken attacker was taken by police officers for the identification service. (Tc)


BVG bus gets into oncoming traffic: three injured

In an accident between a minibus of the BVG and a truck, three people were injured on the Seddinpromenade in Schmckwitz this morning, a woman was severely injured. The bus driver, it should be an employee of the BVG taxi company Berlknig, and two inmates of the truck were taken by the fire department in a clinic. The exact cause of the collision is not yet clear. According to previous findings, the BVG bus near the Schmckwitz bridge should be put into oncoming traffic and hit the truck. The road had to be closed for a short time. In the morning rush hour was initially a track free again. (Tc)

8th of May


Fire in Moabite back house

In the evening, a fire broke out in a kitchen in a back house on Beusselstrasse in Moabit. The fire department quickly controlled the fire and was able to rescue three guinea pigs from the fire apartment. Nothing can be said about the cause of the fire. Beusselstrae was completely closed during firefighting. (BC)


Money and stamps are captured

A man armed with a firearm attacked a post office in Lichterfelde on Wednesday. According to the saleswoman, the masked man entered the post office on Drakestrae, which was integrated into a store, at 10:40 am, threatened her with a firearm and demanded money and stamps from her. Then the culprit escaped with the loot from the shop. Witnesses observed that a potential accomplice was waiting near the store. Both left with a BMW. On the way to the BMW one of the culprits stumbled and lost a part of his prey. (Tc)


Russian attacks ticket inspectors with wooden staff

On Tuesday morning, a Russian without a valid ticket attacked two controllers in a suburban train with a wooden staff. After leaving the Oranienburger Strae S-Bahn station, the 64-year-old hit the checkers with the wooden staff and hit one of the two (52) by the hands. He suffered slight bruises, but could continue his service. Subsequently, the attacker tried several times to jump in front of entering S-Bahn. The controllers were able to prevent this and hold him until the arrival of alarmed federal police. The Federal Police investigates for the elimination of benefits and dangerous bodily injury. Due to his mental health, the man was taken to a hospital for medical care. (BC)


Radler floats in mortal danger

In Friedrichshain, a 42-year-old woman was seriously injured on Tuesday afternoon. At about 3.30 pm, the woman was cycling on Boxhagener Strae. When she passed a cleaning vehicle, a 30-year-old drove by with her Chevrolet on the cleaning vehicle and the cyclist at the same time. Shortly after, the cyclist rushed onto the street. Whether she was touched by the driver is still unclear. The 42-year-old had to be urged immediately on the head. She is still in mortal danger. (Tc)


Unknown raided fashion business

Two strangers attacked a fashion shop in Berlin-Wilmersdorf on Tuesday evening and captured costly clothing. First, one of the perpetrators violently pressed the 76-year-old saleswoman against the counter, so that they could not defend themselves. As the police further reported, robbed the second robber then high-quality pullovers and jackets. Then the duo escaped with their loot from the store at Olivaer Platz. The woman remained physically unhurt, but suffered a shock. At first no information could be given about the exact value of the goods. (AP)


Throwing grenade discovered

The Wiesendamm in Spandau is closed. The police informed now. The reason: during construction work a throwing grenade from the Second World War was discovered. The duration of the road closure is still unclear. The police advise to drive around the area widely. (Tc)


Card game escalates – man reaches for the pepper spray

A card game escalated on Tuesday evening in Berlin-Wedding. One of the two players got rage after the game in a flat on Schulstrasse, a police spokeswoman said. The man sprayed the 56-year-old host pepper spray in the face, took money from his wallet and fled. Alarmed police arrested the 63-year-old later in his apartment. The victim was slightly injured in the face by the pepper spray. He managed to rinse his own eyes. Why it had come to the attack was initially unclear. (AP)

May 7th


Man stabbed in front of hostel – suspect arrested

In the case of a stabbed in Berlin-Friedrichshain 24-year-old police has arrested a suspect. The 19-year-old had been caught in an apartment in Altglienicke, a spokesman said on Tuesday night. The young man is said to have seriously injured a friend on May 4 in front of a hostel in the Grtelstrasse with a knife on his upper body, back and hands.

The attacker had fled after the crime, the victim was taken to hospital and had to undergo surgery. The suspect is to be presented to an investigating judge on Wednesday. A murder commission investigates for attempted killing. (AP)


Unknown people dispose of toxic waste in forests

Unknown people disposed of 32 bags of several tons of asbestos waste in Brandenburg forests. Witnesses have reported to the police within the past few days several finds, a spokesman said on Tuesday. In all cases, the environmentally hazardous waste was packed in specially designed bags for the disposal of asbestos.

In a private forest in Altbensdorf (district of Potsdam-Mittelmark), the officers found a total of nine tonnes of hazardous waste. The bags are said to have been stored there between Thursday and Friday last week. On Monday and Tuesday witnesses reported further finds of Wellasbest in a wooded area near Wollin (district Potsdam-Mittelmark) and in a private forest near Gro Briesen / Bad Belzig (district Potsdam-Mittelmark). For disposal, the owners of the forests have to pay. The amount of the damage was initially unknown. The police asks for information on the phone number 03381/5600.


Armed with butcher knife: shop robber overwhelmed

In Reinickendorf on Tuesday afternoon a man armed with a butcher knife was overwhelmed by the police. Witnesses had called the police in the Grindelwaldweg around 11.30 clock, because they have recognized there a suspect who is said to have attacked on 24 September 2018 in the Marchlewskistrae a kiosk.

The police reportedly told them that they were sitting on the sidewalk, holding a 30-centimeter long knife in one hand, holding the gun in front of his body in a menacing pose and outstretched arm.

The police demanded that the man repeatedly drop the knife and threatened to use their service weapon. One of the officers continued in the course of the irritant gas against the man, whereby the 37-year-old could be overwhelmed. An arrest warrant had already been issued against him because of the robbery, which will now be carried out. (BC)


2.5 kilos of marijuana discovered in hotel rooms

A 24-year-old has been arrested in a hotel on Prager Strasse in Wilmersdorf after a cleaner had smelled cannabis from his room. Alerted police officers in the room on Tuesday secured 2.5 kilograms of marijuana, packaging, electronic scales, cell phones, and money, police said in the evening. In the search of his car and his apartment more evidence has been secured. (AP)

King Wusterhausen

Fire in basement – arson suspected

It burned in the basement of a multi-family house in Knigs Wusterhausen early Tuesday morning. Police investigate suspicion of severe arson. Four residents were medically treated with suspected smoke poisoning, and two were subsequently taken to the hospital. An evacuation of the building was not ordered according to the police. The fire department urged residents to stay in their homes. Forensic scientists secured traces on the ground. The amount of damage caused is not yet clear. (AP)


Throwing stones on police car – policeman is easily injured

Unknown persons have thrown a police vehicle with several small paving stones in the night to Tuesday in Berlin Friedrichshain. The driver of the car was slightly injured in the incident in the Riga street corner cell road by broken glass of a cracked vehicle window on the face, police said. He was treated locally and could continue his ministry. Who is responsible for the stones, was still unclear. Also, the motivation of the perpetrators could initially be given no information. The police state protection determined. (AP)

Prenzlauer Berg

Dead in apartment

In a flat in Prenzlauer Berg a body has been found. As the police announced on Tuesday, the 57-year-old man was discovered dead in his apartment on Danziger Street. Friends of the dead found him at 16 o’clock. Since the exact cause of death is still unclear, the police does not exclude “a foreign debt”. The 4th murder commission at the State Criminal Police Office took over the investigation. The prosecution has ordered an autopsy of the corpse to investigate the cause of death and the crime. (Tc)


Soviet monument was disgraced

Unknown persons damaged the Soviet War Memorial in Buch on the night of Tuesday. At around 2:30 pm, police officers from Section 14 drove past the monument on Wiltbergstrasse and noticed that it had been doused with paint. (Tc)


Pedestrian seriously injured

Crossing a street on a pedestrian crossing, a 51-year-old was hit by a car on Monday evening. The 78-year-old driver was traveling with a Citroen at 20.40 clock on the Helmholtz road in the direction of Dovestrasse. He had not noticed the pedestrian and the crosswalk, he told the police. The 51-year-old suffered head injuries and was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. (Tc)


Truck with food burning – Highway 13 blocked to Berlin

A food truck caught fire on highway 13 near Ortrand (Oberspreewald-Lausitz district). As a police spokesman said, the driver heard a loud bang in the back of the truck just before the fire. The fire occurred early Tuesday morning between the interstates Ortrand and Ruhland in the direction of Berlin. After nearly two hours, the flames were extinguished. Nobody got hurt. The work to salvage the truck continued in the morning. The A13 towards Berlin should remain closed between both junctions for the time of recovery. What triggered the fire was still unclear. (AP)


Accident in Mariendorf – cyclist seriously injured

A cyclist has sustained life-threatening injuries in a traffic accident in the Berlin district of Mariendorf. The 76-year-old woman was on her bike on the Mariendorfer Damm on Monday afternoon, a police spokeswoman announced on Tuesday. According to witnesses, a truck driver had overtaken the woman so closely that it stumbled, the vehicles touched and the woman then crashed. The elderly woman was hospitalized for inpatient treatment with her life-threatening injuries. The 32-year-old truck driver was unhurt. (AP)

May 6th


Suspicious object blown up – traffic hub blocked

On a railroad track near the Biesdorfer Kreuz a suspicious object has been discovered and blown up by the police for safety’s sake. Origin and supposedly dangerous content are now being investigated by experts. The Federal Police, which had become aware of a citizen’s notice, closed off the partially massively overgrown terrain. Officials searched the area. The state police were requested to assist. The federal highways B1 and B5 were temporarily closed. Only the goods traffic was affected, for which the Biesdorfer cross plays a central role. The local passenger transport in the area remained guaranteed. (Tc).


Suspicious objects completely paralyze traffic

In the meantime, the police cordoned off the Invalidenstrae. The reason: In the early afternoon of Monday, passersby discovered two parked suspicious suitcases. They alerted the police. They closed the Invalidenstrae for bus traffic. Tram traffic has also been discontinued in this section. The Europaplatz at the main station was initially allowed to enter the more. The rail traffic at the central station has not been affected. The explosives experts of the police examined the suitcases and gave the all clear. At 3.30 pm all closures were lifted. (Tc)

Frohnau / Hermsdorf

Police arrest juvenile robbers

After two robberies in the past nights in Frohnau and Hermsdorf police have arrested three young men. During the night of Saturday, four unknown persons had attacked and defeated a 19-year-old at Edelhofdamm. They stole a power bank charger, cigarettes, and wallet. After that, they fled with a dark SUV, in which a driver was already waiting. The attacker was hospitalized with several fractures on his face.
On Sunday morning, a 15-year-old at S-Bahn station Hermsdorf was approached by four unknown persons who demanded the return of his backpack. According to him, he was attacked by the four men, beaten to the ground and beaten with blows and kicks. Then they stole his cell phone and a USB cable. Then they fled in a black SUV in unknown direction. Alerted policemen discovered the car described on the Frohnauer bridge and arrested the three inmates at the age of 17, 18 and 19 years. The fourth suspect is not ready yet. (Tc)


15-year-old escapes with unauthorized car in front of police

On a teenager at the wheel of a car on the B167 the police became aware on Sunday. As she wanted to control the young driver, he pressed the accelerator and drove at excessive speed for a few miles to ship mill (district Mrkisch-Oderland). There the police ended the further escape. During the inspection, she then found that the 15-year-old was traveling with a non-approved car, with false license plates and a fake TV badge. Inside the car, the police found a softair weapon and a knife. The teenager is already known to the police. Criminal proceedings should be instituted against him. (AP)


Pile pile on highway at Storkow

Eight vehicles crashed into each other in an accident on the highway 12 (Berlin-Frankfurt) between the terminals Storkow and Friedersdorf. As the police in Frankfurt (Oder) announced on Monday, were injured in the morning eight people aged 33 to 63 years. A seriously injured man was taken to the hospital with the rescue helicopter.


Riot at the central station

At Berlin’s main station, two drunks rioted. As reported by the federal police on Monday afternoon, the incident happened already in the night of Sunday. First, officials of the Federal Police in the station fixed an embarked advertising showcase. By evaluating the video recordings, they realized that a young man had thrown a filled PET bottle shortly after midnight in the direction of the suspect of property damage; but without meeting it. Federal police searched successfully for the bottle thrower and took him to the office. The Federal Police initiated a preliminary investigation into the attempted dangerous bodily injury against the 18-year-old German. They determined the personal data of the other suspects and initiated a preliminary investigation against the 19-year-old Brandenburger on suspicion of damage to property. It turned out that the two were on their way home from the tree blossom festival in Werder. (Tc)


Eight injured in accident near Lauchhammer – Five children under

In an accident on the B169 at Lauchhammer eight people were injured on Sunday evening, including five children. In a long right turn, a 61-year-old came with his car on the opposite lane and collided with a pickup truck. Rescuers took the injured to various hospitals. According to police, none of them is in mortal danger. At the scene of the accident, there were occasional traffic obstructions. (AP)


Broken up vault discovered

At the Kiehlufer in Neuklln a broken vault was found during the night. Apparently, the safe in the Neuklln shipping channel should disappear, but the perpetrators then too heavy or they were surprised. The police took traces of the vault and made sure. The fire department balanced the part with manpower on a pallet so that the safe could be loaded. Where the safe comes from is the subject of the investigation. (Tc)


Damaged building in Riga street

During the night of Monday, a building in Friedrichshain was damaged with paint. At about 11.45 pm, an object guard confirmed the damage to the facade of the building in Riga Street. Unknown people had probably thrown so-called color bags on the house and thus damaged the facade with black and silver paint. The police state protection at the State Criminal Police Office took over the investigation. (BC)


Skateboarder collides with car – badly injured

A skateboarder crashed into a car in Berlin-Hellersdorf and suffered severe injuries to his head. The 20-year-old had driven on Sunday evening on the Grottkauer bridge on the sidewalk and first reportedly changed abruptly to the lane, the police said on Monday. He had been caught by a 31-year-old driver, first on the windscreen and then hit the road. The young man came to the hospital after the accident. (AP)


In 2018, thousands of graffiti incidents on trains again

Graffiti on the train toilet, graffiti on the railways: The Federal Police has again registered thousands of unauthorized graffiti incidents on trains last year. In 2018 there were 7819 cases nationwide, more than half of them in the S-Bahn traffic (around 4170), as the Federal Police Headquarters announced on dpa request. The numbers are declining. In 2017, there were still about 8,300 cases, 2016 about 8360th (dpa)


Masked robbing bakery in Berlin-Steglitz

Masked and armed with a knife, two strangers robbed a bakery in Berlin-Steglitz. They demanded the money from the cash register of a 22-year-old employee in the store at the Steglitzer dam, as the police announced on Monday. The young man had complied with this request in the incident on Sunday evening. The perpetrators could flee unrecognized police, no one was injured. (AP)


Two people injured in smoke on cruise ship

Heavy smoke on a pleasure boat has triggered a fire service operation in Berlin-Charlottenburg. Two people suffered during the incident on late Sunday evening flue gas poisoning, as the fire department announced on Monday. The smoke was reportedly caused by a technical defect in the engine room of the ship. How many people were on board was initially unclear. The fire brigade was according to own data with approximately 50 Einsatzkrfte on the spot. (AP)


Heavy accident on intersection

Different statements about a serious traffic accident in Rudow made witnesses and a participant on Sunday evening. Around 20.40 clock had come at the junction Ehrenpreisweg / Kornradenstrae to the collision between a Mitsubishi and a Chevrolet, in which the Chevrolet overturned, remained on the roof and the 48-year-old driver suffered injuries. The Mitsubishi’s 25-year-old driver said he might want to seek medical treatment himself. A witness freed the 48-year-old from the accident car and alarmed the fire department and police. Anyone who has disregarded the right of way of the other party to the accident is currently the subject of the investigation. (BC)


Too young and sick puppy sold

Police have been alerted by an attentive citizen to selling a puppy. Apparently, the witness had arranged a purchase. The police arrived. A 35-year-old woman and her 15-year-old son wanted to sell a sick and too young dog. In the subsequent arrest, the adolescent resisted. (BC)


Pedestrian causes accident and escapes injured

A previously unknown pedestrian caused an accident in Kreuzberg on Sunday afternoon and subsequently escaped injured. According to testimonies, the unknown woman had stepped onto the carriageway of the Blcherstrae around 2:10 pm, ignoring the vehicular traffic. A 38 year old cyclist could not brake in time and collided with the pedestrian. At least the cyclist had fallen and suffered severe head injuries. According to witnesses, the pedestrian should have had a head wound, but have nevertheless removed. Rescue workers of the fire brigade took the injured cyclist to a hospital for inpatient treatment. The investigation continues. (BC)


22 driving bans

Last night, police officers and police officers of the highway patrol conducted steady-state speed measurements at two locations on the city highway. The measuring points were located on the BAB 113 in the direction of the south altitude connection Stubenrauchstrae in a construction site area with arranged 60 km / h and on the BAB 100 before the junction Beusselstrae, where the speed was limited to 80 km / h. Of 537 vehicles tested at both measuring points, 22 were so fast that a ban on driving was ordered. A total of 120 infringements were identified, of which 50 are in the area of fine proceedings. Front runner was on the BAB 113 an Audi driver, who was traveling at 60 km / h with 118 km / h. On the BAB 100 a BMW driver reached the peak of 208 km / h. The Raser expect high fines, points and driving bans up to 3 months. (Tc)

5th of May

Hellersdorf / Reinickendorf

Girl hit, boy crashes from bike

Two children were seriously injured in traffic accidents in Hellersdorf and the Mrkisches Viertel. On Saturday evening, a 56-year-old female driver in the Mrkisches Viertel caught a 12-year-old woman crossing the Finsterwalder Strae with a scooter. The girl suffered several – sometimes serious – injuries. Presumably it did not pay attention to the flowing traffic, said the police. The 12-year-old had to be cared for in a clinic.

Already in the afternoon, an eight-year-old boy in Hellersdorf was riding his bicycle on Suhler Strae, police said on Sunday. There he fell off the bike and injured his head. According to witnesses, no other vehicle drove on the road. The child came to a hospital. Why the eight year old crashed, was initially unclear. (AP)


Suspected illegal car racing: Police stop five drivers on A100

On suspicion of an illegal car race, the Berlin police stopped five cars on the highway 100 in Britz. The drivers between the ages of 24 and 31 were noticed on Saturday evening by repeated overtaking and flashing lights, communicated the police. Several police cars then stopped the cars.

During the search of the cars two lights were found in a car. One of them is said to have used the driver, according to testimony in the interior of the car – probably to give the impression of a police car. Against the 24-year-olds is now being investigated on suspicion of imposition of office. Another car was secured for technical reasons. Alcohol and drug testing was negative for all drivers. (AP)


Window of left constituency office pinned with paving stones

Unknown persons have damaged several slices of a constituency office of the left in Berlin-Lichtenberg. Residents had heard popping noise early Sunday morning and called the police, the press office told the authorities. The police found several small paving stones and a total of ten cracked windows at the offices. The state security took over the investigation. (AP)


Woman (72) threatened with gun and robbed

In a robbery on Sunday morning in Charlottenburg a 72-year-old was slightly injured. At 7:40 am a neighbor noticed cries for help from the adjoining apartment and alarmed the police and the fire brigade. After opening the door, the forces found the woman tied up and released her.

According to the assailants, when she left the apartment she was pushed back by two unknown men under the provision of a firearm. One of the two punched her in the head, handcuffed and gagged her. The strangers ransacked the apartment, took money and fled.

The attacker was treated in an outpatient clinic. The Raubkommissariat of the Police Directorate 2 has taken over the further investigation. (Tc)


Stabbing: Four injured

In the night to Sunday it came in the Edisonstrasse in Oberschneweide in an apartment on the 4th floor at 3.45 clock to disputes among several people. At least one of the participants should have pulled a knife. One person suffered stitches in the chest. Altogether there were 4 injured. The police are investigating. (Tc)


Memorial damaged

On Saturday, an unknown passerby alerted the police to the Soviet War Memorial in Old Treptow. At about 4 pm, the task forces discovered that unknown persons had doused a sculpture with a black oily liquid in the memorial. The liquid had penetrated the sandstone plastic, drained the pedestal and seeped into the lawn. Employees of the Technical Relief Organization have been called in, who have tied off the liquid in the ground area. The police are investigating. (Tc)


Arson on SUVs

In Tempelhof, a resident alerted the fire brigade and police to the Gtz corner Felixstrae on the night of Sunday. Around 1.10 clock heard the caller a bang and saw a little later flames on a parked SUV. The firefighters extinguished the fire but could not prevent a Nissan parked in front of the Range Rover from being damaged as well.

The engine compartment of the SUV burned completely. The further investigation on suspicion of arson has taken over a fire department of the State Office of Criminal Investigation. (Tc)


Seriously injured by knife wounds

In a dispute between two men, a 24-year-old was seriously injured on Saturday night in Friedrichshain with a knife. After the previous investigation, the man fell in front of a hostel in the Grtelstrae around 22 clock with a 19-year-old acquaintance in dispute, which should have developed in the course of a physical altercation.

The 19-year-old stabbed the old man with a knife and injured his upper body, back and hands, police said. Subsequently, the culprit fled. Witnessed alerted rescue workers and the police. The injured man was taken to hospital and emergency operated. The criminal police determined. (Tc)

May 4th


Teenagers attack and spit on cops

A drunken 17-year-old attacked a police officer on Friday evening when leaving the tree blossom festival. The young woman had risen on a regional express at around 8.15 pm and commented disparagingly on the policemen working at the station. He also heard loud anti-police music, said the federal police on Saturday.

A non-serving police officer in Berlin was the young people recognize as a police officer and asked them to refrain from his behavior. Then insulted and spit on the 17-year-old officials and joined the 41-year-olds. When the young woman wanted to escape, the Berlin colleague detained her until the arrival of alarmed federal police at Potsdam Central Station. The 17-year-old suffered from the confrontation superficial injuries, but declined a medical care, according to the report of the Federal Police. A breath alcohol test gave her a value of 1.34 per thousand. (BC)


56-year-old caught after breaking into a supermarket

Two men broke into a supermarket on Wilmersdorfer Strasse on Saturday morning. A witness observed that one of the two escaped with an alcohol bottle before the police arrived. The second suspect, a 56-year-old man, was arrested shortly afterwards by the cash-desk police, the police said. (BC)

Prenzlauer Berg

Passers-by put handydieb

On Friday evening, a 23-year-old was arrested in Prenzlauer Berg. According to the findings to date, he had snatched the phone from a 27-year-old in the subway line 2 against 21.40 clock. The alleged perpetrator escaped from the subway at the Schnhauser Allee station in the direction of the exit.

Passers-by who had heard the cries of help from the 27-year-olds were following the man. To shake off his pursuers, sat the 23-year-old pepper spray, but met next to the hurrying to help passers-by himself. At the intersection Pappelallee corner Stargarder road the alleged perpetrators could be made by the passers-by and arrested until the arrival of alarmed police. (Tc)


Beverage market raided with machetes

On Friday afternoon, a beverage market in Wittenau was attacked by two men. According to statements of the attackers, two masked perpetrators entered the Oranienburger Strae store around 12.50 pm and demanded that the 26-year-old colleague pay the money, with the exception of a machete. This request was followed by the employee.

After the two men stowed their loot, they handcuffed the employee and a random 75-year-old customer and took her to the restroom. The employee succeeded in freeing herself and the customer and alerting the police. The two men were able to flee unrecognized with the loot. (Tc)


Robbery robbed

In the night to Saturday, three unknowns raided a late purchase in Baumschulenweg. According to the findings to date entered three masked men shortly after midnight, the business in the Kiefholzstrae and demanded under the provision of a pistol, a pepper spray and a hammer, the surrender of valuables. The 22-year-old employee responded to the request. The trio fled unrecognized with money and tobacco. The employee was not injured. (Tc)

May 3rd


Armed robbery on office

A masked man raided an office on Wittestrae in Tegel on Friday morning. With a pistol he threatened two employees, one he forced to lay down on the ground, from the other he demanded money, police said.

After a brief scuffle, the 33-year-old employee of the office responded to the request, after which the culprit took refuge with his loot in the direction of Holzhauser Strae. The 33-year-old employee suffered a slight injury to the head and his colleague a shock. Both were treated locally by alerted rescue workers. (BC)

Potsdam / Freienbrink

Accident with beer truck at the triangle Spreeau

In the accident with a truck on the southern Berlin ring on the triangle Spreeau on Friday a person was injured. Two semitrailers were on the way from the A10 to the A12, according to police, when the driver of the rear vehicle overlooked a jam end and drove up to his forerunner. The 43-year-old driver was injured in a hospital. According to police, one of the two semitrailers had loaded beer bottles, which spread after the accident on the highway. The recovery of the two trucks lasted on early Friday afternoon, the A10 was closed in the direction of Frankfurt (Oder). (AP)

Frankfurt / Oder

A12: Police stop pickup trucks with stolen bicycles

A pickup truck with allegedly stolen bicycles has stopped the police at night on the A12. The 75-year-old driver now expects an ad.


Robbers threaten cashier with firearm

Two strangers have raided a supermarket in Berlin-Marzahn and threatened the cashier with a firearm. The two perpetrators demanded on Thursday evening by the 58-year-old employee, the release of revenue, as a spokeswoman for the police said on Friday. After the cashier of the shop in the avenue of the cosmonauts had handed over the money, the robber duo took the flight in an unknown direction. The 58-year-old had to be treated with a shock ambulant in the hospital. Another employee, who was also threatened by the robbers, remained unhurt. (AP)



Scooter driver injured in evasive maneuvers difficult

A 44-year-old scooter driver crashed during a sharp crash, crashed into a car and was critically injured. According to police, he wanted to avoid a collision with the car, with a 44-year-old woman just drove off the roadside to turn. Rescuers took the scooter driver to the hospital, where he reportedly needed surgery. The driver remained unhurt. As a result of rescue operations and accident recording the Neukllnische Allee was completely closed on Thursday morning between Haberstrae and Heinrich-Schlusnus-Strae for about two hours. (AP)


Unknown blow up ATM – and go out empty

Unknown have blasted an ATM in Charlottenburg. The perpetrators did not get the money in the night to Thursday in the subway station Mierendorffplatz however, as the police communicated. The ATM was destroyed, nobody was hurt. A witness had heard a loud bang around 2:30 am and saw smoke rising from the station. The perpetrators escaped unrecognized. The criminal investigation determined. (Dpa)


Blossom Festival: police registered 163 crimes

Gunfight in Schneberg. Police at the scene.

Gunfight in Schneberg. Police at the scene.



At the 140th Tree Blossom Festival in Werder (Havel), the police have so far registered 163 crimes. Among them were 52 bodily injuries and 43 violations of the Narcotics Act, the police said on Wednesday night. The festival began last Saturday and lasts until Sunday. In addition, there were a total of 219 referrals and 34 people were detained. Overall, the police rated the mood as “peaceful.” The festival attracts thousands of visitors every year. A special venue of the festival are the orchards and courtyards. Along the fruit panorama path, the farmers open their plantations for the guests. There, pressed wine can be tasted and bought. (AP)


12-year-old boy robbed – four robbers arrested

Policemen arrested three men on Wednesday night for robbery. Fourteen years ago, four unknown persons approached him at Hanne Sobek Square, arrested him, beat him, and finally injured him with a knife. Then they robbed his cell phone and sunglasses and fled. Alerted police officers arrested three suspects, 16, 17 and 19 years old, in the immediate vicinity. The fourth could flee unrecognized. The 12-year-old suffered minor injuries, but refused medical treatment. (AP)


Police extinguish burning car

No one was injured in a car crash on the night of Thursday. At about half past two, passers-by were alerted to a fire on a Mercedes car parked in Crellestrae and alerted the police and fire department. Police officers extinguished the fire before the fire department arrived. The car was severely damaged. (AP)


Injured in case of fire at dwelling house

During a nocturnal fire in a residential building in the municipality Karstdt (circle Prignitz) seven people were injured. A person is currently being treated in the hospital because of a smoke poisoning, said the police on Thursday morning. Whether children were among the injured, the officials could not say for the time being. The fire broke out in the attic of an apartment building in the village of Laaslich. The emergency call had reached the police around 4:00. Firefighters had completely extinguished the fire at 5:15. The cause of the fire is still unclear and subject of investigation, it said. The police do not suspect arson. The officers were unable to provide information about the amount of damage in the morning. (Dpa)


Robber with knife threatens policeman – shot

An armed suspected robber has been stopped in Frstenwalde (Oder-Spree) by the police with a shot in the leg. Previously, he had run into the police with a knife in his hand, as they wanted to arrest him, as the police headquarters East told.The 51-year-old threatened a man with a knife on Wednesday, pushed to the ground and then in the car of the victim for money searched. He had destroyed several car windows and had fled. The 68-year-old victim was injured in the arm. After hours of search, the police put the alleged perpetrator. The 51-year-old was taken to the hospital after the shot. (AP)


Graffiti mixer attacks police officer at commuter train station

A graffiti sprayer has attacked and injured a plainclothes cop at the Berlin S-Bahn station Ahrensfelde. As the federal police announced, several investigators caught the man early Wednesday morning as he smeared a parked train. When he wanted to arrest the federal police in civil, the police-39-year-old fiercely resisted. In the scramble injured an official by the hand. The drunken graffiti mixer suffered a facial injury. Later he was released again. (AP)


Fire department extinguishes fire at supermarket

In Berlin-Steglitz firefighters have cleared a fire at a supermarket. The fire had gone from burning garbage containers on the outside wall of the business, said the police on Thursday morning. Injured people did not exist. Firefighters were Wednesday evening around 21.00 clock by residents on the burning containers on Nahkauf in Liebenowzeile informed. Investigators assume arson. The amount of damage was unknown in the morning. Whether the fire in connection with the protests on 1 May was, was initially unclear. (AP)

1st of May


Husband beaten wife in Berlin Hauptbahnhof

On a platform in the Berlin main station, a 26-year-old has beaten his wife several times with his fist in the face. He wore several heavy rings on his hand, as reported by the Federal Police. The 26-year-old woman suffered a severely bleeding laceration and was taken to a hospital.

The man was arrested on Wednesday afternoon after the crime, but was later released. Against him is determined because of dangerous bodily injury.


Traveler attacks security worker

At the North Station on the night of May 1, a passenger and security staff of the railway came to a physical altercation. According to the Federal Police observed a security patrol at 3 clock a 22-year-old German who smeared a S-Bahn inside with a fiber pen. When they approached him, tried to escape and pushed a 39-year-old guard to the side. Then there was a physical argument between the two, in the course of which the 39-year-old security guard used his pepper spray against the 22-year-old after several threats. Federal police determined the identities of all involved. The officers initiated a preliminary investigation into property damage against the young Berliner. (Tc)


Man harasses two women and sexually harasses her

Federal police arrested a man in Charlottenburg on Tuesday who sexually harassed two women in a train of the S7 line. As reported by the federal police on Wednesday, reported the two victims against 13.45 clock on the emergency call of the Berlin police, that they are harassed by a man at the Zoologischer Garten station. A 40-year-old had suddenly touched a 57-year-old in the S-Bahn and tried to pull her. Then he should have tried to kiss a 28-year-old. The women left the suburban train and took the escalator to the station concourse. According to the federal police, the 40-year-old blocked the escalator by emergency stop and pursued it further. These fled to a fast food restaurant, where alarmed federal police met both the suspect Poles and the two women. Federal police initiated a sexual harassment investigation against alcoholized Poland (2.62 per million breath alcohol value). (Tc)


Cannabis plantation discovered

In Spandau, police have discovered a cannabis plantation. A witness reported to the police and stated that there was a cannabis plantation in a workshop on Schnwalder Strasse. As a result, civilian police obtained a search warrant. In the workshop on Tuesday they met a 36-year-old and found a plantation with 20 plants, another planted with young and old plants and dried cannabis flowers and other utensils that are needed for the operation of the plants. The 36-year-old was subsequently arrested. In his backpack, the police discovered amphetamines, among other things. The man is to be presented to a judge this Wednesday for issuing a warrant. (Tc)


Five-year-old boy offended xenophobic

A toddler was xenophobic insulted on Tuesday afternoon in Kreuzberg. The police said Wednesday that a 37-year-old woman had appeared at a police station to file a complaint. She told the officials that she was sitting at 15:00 with her five-year-old son in a train on the subway line U1. An unknown man should then have sat next to the child. Shortly thereafter, the man was upset by the presence of the little boy. When the woman with the child wanted to change the subway car, the man insulted the child xenophobic. The police has taken over the investigation. (Tc)


20-year-old attacked with beer bottle

A young man was seriously injured during an attempted robbery in Friedrichshain on the night of May 1st. According to initial investigations, five men approached the 20-year-old at 3:35 am on a site in Revaler Strasse and demanded his cell phone from him. When the young man refused to hand over his mobile phone, an offender smashed a beer bottle and stabbed it toward the victim’s neck. This could ward off the blow with one arm and suffered a cut injury. Subsequently, the five-member group of offenders seized the escape. Alerted paramedics brought the 20-year-old to hospital for inpatient treatment. A Raubkommissariat determined. (Tc)


Attentive residents convict burglars

Witnesses have ensured in Schneberg that on Tuesday evening a suspected apartment burglar could be arrested. Police reported that two residents of the Prinz-Georg-Strasse around 7:30 pm in the courtyard had seen a man climb onto a window sill of a ground-floor apartment, reach through the tilted skylight window and unlock the window. When he opened the lower window, he climbed into the apartment. The witnesses had meanwhile chosen the emergency call. Alerted policemen met the alleged burglar as he was leaving the apartment. They arrested him for the time being. Stolen items were not discovered by the police at the suspect. A breath alcohol control showed in the 33-year-olds a value of about one per thousand. He was placed in police custody, recorded and taken to the Directorate 4 Criminal Investigation Department. (Tc)


Woman with children called xenophobic

On the night of May 1, a man in a tram in Weissensee insulted a woman with her children xenophobic. A 30-year-old had alerted the police to Pasedag Square and stated that he had noticed the man around 11:20 pm when he loudly got into the tram line 12 at the Indira-Gandhi-Strae station. The police said the man then went to a previously unknown woman, who apparently sat in the tram with her two young children. He insulted her xenophobic. He touched the children on his arms and shoulders several times. Thereupon the witness intervened and there was a quarrel between him and the suspect. At Pasedag Square the woman with her children, the suspect and the witness left the tram. As the woman and her children moved on, the verbal argument between the men continued. The suspect then pushed the witness and verbally abused him. The suspect then climbed into a bus line 156 and drove away with this. The state protection determined. (Tc)


Man shows Hitler salute on sports ground

In Wilhelmstadt, a man was said to have shown the Hitler salute on a sports field yesterday afternoon. According to witnesses, the man was sitting on a park bench at Flderichplatz around 5:10 pm, demonstrating the Hitler salute and showing his finger on the Hitler beard. At that time, about 30 children were in the sports field. Alerted policemen arrested the suspect for the time being. A breath alcohol control carried out with him showed a value of about 1.5 parts per thousand. The 57-year-old was brought into police custody, recorded and subsequently released. The state protection determined. (Tc)


Man damages bus of the BVG – arrest

In Hermsdorf an angry man on Tuesday has damaged a bus of the BVG. According to the police, a 51-year-old employee of the BVG was traveling around 16 clock with a bus line 125 on the Falkentaler Steig in the direction of Hermsdorfer dam. Shortly after the mountain road he drove slowly past a bus stop because there were no passengers there. Suddenly a man is said to have entered the street loudly and wildly gesticulating, whereupon the bus driver slowed down the vehicle and addressed the man through the sliding window. The stranger shouted at the bus driver with unintelligible words, police said on Wednesday. Subsequently, the man ran in front of the bus and kicked against the windscreen. He then fled. Alerted policemen arrested the 35-year-old rioter shortly thereafter. The window of the bus was torn by the footstep. The vehicle had to be taken out of service. How high the property damage is, is still unclear. (Tc)


Two cars burned out completely

In the night of May 1, two parked cars burned in Neuklln. The police does not go so far from a politically motivated act. A local resident had alerted the police and fire department to Thomas Street at around 11.50 pm after noticing the two burning cars. Firefighters extinguished the flames on the VW and the Mercedes, which were both side by side with the fronts to the sidewalk. Both cars were completely destroyed. A transporter parked next to it was slightly damaged by the effects of heat. The investigation leads a fire department. (Tc)


Robber arrested after robbery on betting office

A suspected robber was arrested on Tuesday evening in Gesundbrunnen. As the police announced, the culprit armed with a knife entered a betting shop in Reinickendorfer Strasse. The robber asked a 32-year-old employee of the shop to open the cash register. Subsequently, the suspect fled with the obtained booty. With the help of witnesses, a 35-year-old was shortly afterwards arrested by alerted policemen near the crime scene. During the raider’s search, the officers found a jar of drugs in a trouser pocket. The investigation into the heavy robbery continues. (Tc)

April, 30th


Robbers fail in attack on Commerzbank

Two men attacked a branch of Commerzbank in Zehlendorf on Tuesday morning. Police reported that around 8:30 am, a stranger had been in the anteroom of the bank on Knigstrae. When a 44-year-old employee entered the rooms, the perpetrator entered the store with him under a pretext. Subsequently, the unknown allowed his accomplice access. Both then threatened the employees with firearms and demanded money. But they did not get that. “Due to technical circumstances, the perpetrators could not get money,” said a police spokesman. The spokesman for tactical security reasons did not say why. In the meantime, a private security guard had noticed the robbery and alerted the police. As a result, the robbers fled with a vehicle in an unknown direction. On their flight, they took with them some personal belongings of the uninjured 44-year-old. (Tc)


Drug dealer arrested

With the help of a drug user, police officers arrested a suspected drug dealer on Monday night. Police reported on Tuesday that around 9:00 pm, a Einsatzhundschaft forces had checked a 24-year-old man in Fehling Street for suspicious behavior. When the officers found drugs in the man, he told them whom he had bought the cannabis from. In a subsequent judicial raid on the suspected drug trafficker, officials found an indoor plantation of 70 cannabis plants, several sales units of presumptive drugs, and money presumably from drug trafficking. The 23-year-old was handed over to the departmental commissariat of Police Directorate 4. The 24-year-old witness was prosecuted on suspicion of a violation of the Narcotics Act. (Tc)


Stolen bike discovered – Hehler detained

Policemen of Section 12 arrested a fence in Frohnau on Monday afternoon. A mother had discovered the stolen bike of her 9-year-old boy on an internet sales portal. It had been stolen the day before. After the woman had contacted the seller and had agreed on a purchase price with him, they arranged to meet at 6 pm at S-Bahn station Frohnau. The previously alerted forces provisionally arrested the 19-year-old salesman. The bicycle was recognized and handed over to the mother. At the first interrogation, the suspect stated that he had bought the bike for sale from his 21 and 23-year-old brothers. Another stolen bike was still in his apartment in Kpenick. Section 66 police seized it and took it to the police station. The police are now investigating a trespass and a break-in to a single-family home. (Tc)


13-year-old cyclist seriously injured in accident

A boy was seriously injured in an accident in Staaken on Monday evening. According to a witness, a 60-year-old was traveling around 15 o’clock with his Opel on the Maulbeerallee towards Magistratsweg. The driver seized with his car, the 13-year-old, who left from the left – apparently without paying attention to traffic – with his bike from a property entrance to the road. According to the police, the boy suffered severe injuries to the head and torso during the collision. He was taken to hospital by paramedics and an ambulance for inpatient treatment. The Opel driver was unhurt. (Tc)


Firearm raid – robber loots money and stamps

A stranger has raided a shop in the Friedenau district of Berlin with a firearm. His prey: stamps and money. As a spokesman for the police announced on Tuesday, threatened the perpetrators on Monday evening, the 20-year-old seller of the store in the Rheinstrae with the gun and demanded the revenue and stamps. After the employee complied, the robber fled with his prey. Nobody got hurt. (AP)

Brandenburg on the Havel

Major fires in Brandenburg on the Havel are canceled

In Brandenburg on the Havel, the fire brigade has been fighting two major fires since Monday night and throughout the night – both are now extinguished. Both in the municipal recycling plant in the August-Sunday road and on the grounds of the former foundry Elisabethhtte garbage and debris had caught fire, as the regional control center Brandenburg / Havel announced. The fire in the recycling plant was extinguished around midnight, in the Elisabeth hut in the Caasmannstrae was still on Tuesday morning, a fire station in action.

A total of around 100 emergency services were involved in the extinguishing work at both locations. A fireman came to the hospital suspected of smoke poisoning, but was later released. Other people were not injured. The trigger for the fire is in both cases not fixed, as a spokesman for the police said on Tuesday. It is suspected negligent arson. The investigation to run. (AP)


Two injured after raid without prey

Two men were injured in a robbery on Monday evening in Wittenau. According to research, the 46- and 56-year-olds loaded a car when suddenly a stranger approached the younger and asked him to hand over money. When he did not want to give this up, the offender brought out an object, hit him on the head with it and then pushed him against the car. When the elder wanted to intervene, he also got a blow to the head. Witnesses alerted the police, after which the culprit fled without loot in the direction of Wittenau station. The two men under attack suffered minor injuries as a result of the beatings and were treated as outpatients in hospitals. (Police Berlin)


Fire broke out in cell of JVA Moabit

A fire broke out in the correctional facility (JVA) in Berlin-Moabit. In the night of Tuesday, items in a cell had gone up in flames, as a spokesman for the fire department announced. JVA staff were able to extinguish the fire before the fire department arrived. Two inmates and six JVA officers were examined on-site, but no one had to go to hospital. How it came to the fire was initially unclear. (AP)


Pedestrians captured by car

A serious traffic accident happened on Monday evening in Marzahn. According to current knowledge, a 16-year-old ran against 20.45 clock suddenly from the sidewalk on the outbound road surface of Landsberger Allee and was thereby captured by a 51-year-old Mercedes driver who could not brake in time. The teenager fell on the hood of the car and suffered injuries to the head. He came to hospital for hospitalization and treatment. (Police Berlin)


Motorcycle ignited

Unknown people set fire to a motorcycle in the Mrkisches Viertel on Monday night. At about 2.50 am, a local resident of Finsterwalder Strasse noticed a firelight on a motorcycle that had been parked there for some time and alerted the fire department. The fire severely damaged the Honda. People were not harmed. A fire department at the State Criminal Police Office has taken over the investigation. (Police Berlin)

April 29th

Brandenburg / Havel

Two major fires: Residents warned of smoke

The fire brigade had to fight two major fires on Monday evening in Brandenburg / Havel. According to information from the local regional control center, garbage and rubbish went down in flames on the site of the former Elisabethhtte foundry, both in the municipal recycling plant on August-Sonntag-Strae and on the grounds of the former foundry Elisabethhtte. The smoke was so strong that residents in the north of the city were asked to keep doors and windows closed, as a spokesman said.

According to him, the first alarm occurred at 17.43 hrs. For the fire at the recycling yard, and at 18.12 hrs in the Elisabethhtte in the Caasmannstrae. At 9:00 pm, the fire department had not yet controlled the flames. A total of around 100 task forces were involved in the extinguishing work in both cases. People have not been harmed, said the spokesman for the regional control center. (AP)


Man attacks policeman and breaks his leg

Because of noise pollution summoned police officers have been attacked in Berlin-Neuklln unexpectedly in a hallway. After they had rang and knocked on an apartment door in the Hugo-Heimann-Strae several times during the night on Monday, a 29-year-old, who had refused to show his ID, finally appeared there.

Subsequently, more people from the apartment from which the noise came, the officials had attacked. With reinforcement it succeeded to make three suspects namable. The 29-year-old reportedly suffered a leg fracture during the altercation and came to hospital for inpatient treatment. As a result of resistance to law enforcement officials and assault, insult and coercion, several criminal investigations have been initiated. (AP)

Berlin / Oranienburg

Two women sexually harassed in suburban train and regional express

Two young women have been sexually harassed independently on public transport. Early Sunday morning, a 23-year-old man is said to have hugged a 20-year-old against her will at the Zoologischer Garten station, as the federal police announced on Monday. Officers intervened when the man wanted to follow the woman into a commuter train. They determined with him a breath alcohol value of 1.84 per thousand. The suspect is said to have addressed several women on the platform earlier.

A also very drunk should have taken on Sunday afternoon, a 35-year-olds in a regional express train at the Oranienburg station on the Po, as the federal police further communicated. The police-known man had previously insulted several other passengers. Attacking forces provisionally arrested the 30-year-old, with alcohol measuring 2.55 per mill. In both cases, the alleged perpetrators are investigated. (AP)

Neuklln / Blankenfelde

Searches with Arabian grand-family

Police and prosecutors have been enforcing 62 decisions to seize rental income since Monday morning. Background is according to the prosecutor a long-time investigation (including for money laundering) against the Arab family R. and the seizure of 77 real estate of the clan in 2018. Currently it is about alleged criminal gains from more than 100 tenancies. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg

A dead at home fire in Prenzlauer Berg

A woman died in a residential fire in Berlin’s Prenzlauer Berg district. As the fire department announced, the fire broke out on Sunday evening at Rudolf-Schwarz-Strae. Firefighters discovered the body of the 59-year-old during the firefighting work in the apartment building. The fire department put out the flames in the ground floor apartment. How it came to the fire was not yet clear. (AP)


Restaurant in Berlin-Mitte attacked – money and perfume stolen

An unknown person captured money and perfume in an attack on a restaurant near Alexanderplatz in Berlin early Monday morning. A 23-year-old employee counted the revenue in the back of the restaurant, as the offender pushed her to the ground, as the police said. He stole the revenue as well as two perfume bottles. The employee was therefore unhurt, but suffered a shock. For the amount of damage, the police initially did not provide information. (AP)


472 accidents on Brandenburg’s roads

63 people were injured during the weekend in traffic accidents in Brandenburg. A man died. Overall, the control center of the Brandenburg police from Friday to Sunday counted 472 accidents. (AP)

April 28th


Man gives off shots

A man reportedly fired from a high-rise building on Charlottenburger Chaussee on Sunday evening. The police arrived with a special task force and arrested the man in his early 20s. On request, the police said that there will be more information this Monday. (Tc)


Smart driver races away from the police

A driver has delivered a wild chase to the police in Friedrichshain. On Saturday afternoon, a civilian patrol noticed the Smart on Warschauer Strasse, who was struck by his driving style and loud music. The officials asked the driver to follow them. However, in the Marchlewskistrae he accelerated. The officers followed with blue lights and sirens. The smart changed the lanes several times and drove with two tires on the sidewalk. A cyclist had to brake hard to prevent a collision. During the escape, the motorist ignored red traffic lights, drove past the waiting and continued his journey in oncoming traffic. After he had driven through some side roads, he raced through the Kpenicker road and drove partially in oncoming traffic again. On Bethaniendamm the investigators could arrest him. The 31-year-old has no driver’s license and was under the influence of alcohol and drugs. The Smart was confiscated. (Tc)


Campaigners attacked

Two campaign workers of the AfD were attacked in Pankow. They called the police on Saturday evening to Florastrae. There, the 47- and 54-year-old men indicated that they were attacked by a 31-year-old passers-by around 9pm when they were fixing election placards to a lamppost. The 31-year-old therefore tried to kick the 54-year-olds, which he was able to ward off with his poster. Then the 31-year-old should have turned to the other campaign helpers, who stood on a ladder, and kicked the ladder. Nobody got hurt. Policemen picked up the 31-year-old’s personal details at the location. The police state protection now investigates him for attempted assault. (Tc)


Patrol car with stones thrown

In Alt-Treptow, strangers threw stones at the car of an object patrol during the night of Sunday. Two police officers stated that their vehicle was stoned by several unknown persons at about 0.15 am during the patrol at Kiefholz- / Lohmhlenstrae intersection. The windscreen and a side window were damaged. The two employees were unhurt. The further investigation into the attempted dangerous bodily injury and the dangerous interference with the traffic will be carried out by the police state security at the state criminal police. There a political motivation of the act is examined. (Tc)


Snack bar set on fire

In the night of Sunday burned in Pankow district Heinersdorf a snack trailer completely. Around 10:15 pm, a witness noticed several dark-clad people in a parking lot at a Thai club on Malchower Street, and soon after noticed the flaming food truck. The fire department put out the fire, but could not prevent the trailer burned down completely and damaged another snack trailer standing there. (Tc)


Betting office attacked

An unknown person robbed a betting shop in Gesundbrunnen during the night of Sunday. The masked man entered the Spielothek on Reinickendorfer Strae at around 11.45 pm through the open door, went to the 32-year-old employee, who was currently counting the daily income, and threatened him with a knife. The perpetrator told the employee to lie down on the floor. Then the robber grabbed the money from the counter and then fled. (Tc)


Two injured after attack

In Tempelhof, two young men have been injured. At 2.30 clock came on Sunday, a 19-year-old and his 18-year-old companion in the Oberlandstrae with three men in dispute. One of the three opponents is said to have broken two bottles and thus hit the 19-year-old against the head. This then went to the ground. Another man in the trio should then have tried to wrest the cell phone from the attacked. That could prevent the 19-year-old and escaped. His companion was also hit with a bottle against the head and he was threatened with a knife, whereupon he also fled. The two attacked and injured men came to the hospital. (Tc)


Alleged drug dealer after amokfahrt made

Berlin civilian police have arrested a suspected drug dealer after an amok ride through Friedenau. The 43-year-old had previously made a car with a car and followed no calls to stop, as the police announced on Saturday. The officials wanted to enforce two arrest warrants for him on Albestrae because of burglary and violation of the Narcotics Act.

During the chase on early Friday afternoon, the suspect reportedly crossed a planted center island, turned off into the Taurus and drove onto the sidewalk. There he crashed into a parked car, which collided with the force of another parked car. Subsequently, the 43-year-old continued his escape on foot, but was caught up by the police following him and provisionally arrested.

During the search of the man and the room occupied by him were found according to police 15 cocaine vessels, a bag of cannabis, other narcotics, “merchant-utensils”, stolen property from a flat burglary and cash. There was also a fake driver’s license and a passport that did not belong to the man. He received several criminal charges and another arrest warrant. (AP)


61-year-old directs firearm at Paketboten – SEK mission

The delivery of a package in Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg has triggered the deployment of a special task force of the police. A 61-year-old directed a firearm on Friday afternoon at a parcel supplier, as he wanted to deliver a package in a residential building, as the police announced on Saturday. Since he also insulted the parcel delivery agent xenophobic, determined the state protection.

According to initial findings, the recipient of the package was not at home. The 25-year-old messenger therefore rang with the neighbors. The 61-year-old should then have appeared on the first floor with a stick in his hand at the window and yelled at the supplier. He disappeared briefly and returned with the firearm. The parcel delivery went off.

The police approached with about 30 forces and locked the road. After a search warrant, the SEK went into the apartment. There an air pressure gun was found and confiscated. The 61-year-old was not in the apartment at the time. He was seen drunk on the night of Saturday by a patrol nearby and taken to the station, where he volunteered to take blood. (AP)


Accident on intersection – three injuries

At the intersection Buschkrugallee / Spthstrae in Neuklln there was a traffic accident between two cars on Friday evening. At least three people were injured, one of them seriously. A VW Golf GTD hit a Toyota side, so that the small car turned by at least 180 . Whether it was vehicle occupants or pedestrians is still unclear. An injured man came to a hospital. How it came to the accident is now determined by the police. During the rescue and salvage operations, the intersection was closed for about 45 minutes in the direction of Kreuzberg, other directions were restricted. (BC)


Pedestrian seriously injured

A pedestrian was seriously injured in an accident last night in Westend. At about 7.40 pm, the 68-year-old crossed the cycle path at the Theodor-Heuss-Platz and collided with a 23-year-old cyclist. While the pedestrian suffered head and trunk injuries and was hospitalized in hospital, the cyclist suffered minor leg injuries. (BC)


Resident noticed burglary

In Alt-Hohenschnhausen a suspected burglar was arrested last night. An attentive resident of the Konrad-Wolf-Strae observed around 1.10 clock several people who went into a nearby restaurant by a violently opened window. With the help of other witnesses, the 23-year-old succeeded in putting one of the suspects on the run and handed him over to the police. The accomplices managed to escape. (BC)


31-year-old with Kippa anti-Semitic insulted and threatened

A stranger has abused and threatened a 31-year-old with Kippa in Berlin-Charlottenburg. After leaving a store, the man ran on Friday evening on Kurfrstendamm to the Israeli, said the police on Saturday. After threatening and verbally abusing him, he got into a taxi with another man and drove away. The state protection determined.
Again and again there are anti-Semitic incidents in Berlin. In January, a stranger threw a stone at a 19-year-old at Nikolassee S-Bahn station, after he had previously insulted him. The man of Jewish faith wore a kippah at the time of the crime. In early April, a 56-year-old in Prenzlauer Berg insulted paramedics with anti-Semitic slogans. (AP)


Unknown detonate explosive device at dwelling house – several windows destroyed

Unknown persons have exploded an explosive device at a residential building in Wedding. In the incident on Saturday night, several windows were destroyed, police said. What it was with the exploded object was initially unclear. Shortly before midnight, a resident of the house in the Lderitzstrae heard a clinking noise and felt a shock wave. The explosive device was detonated in the yard, police said. (AP)


Rescue workers in Charlottenburg attacked

In a rescue operation in Berlin-Charlottenburg, the helpers have been attacked. The forces were called in the early morning on Saturday to a caf, in which two drunken men needed help, as a spokesman for the fire department announced. When the forces arrived at the caf, they were verbally and physically attacked by a group of around 20 people. The helpers withdrew and alerted the police. The ambulance was thrown with a beer bottle and damaged, one of the helpers was slightly injured. Police reportedly brought the situation under control. The two drunks came to a hospital. (AP)

26th of April


Accident between car and minibus – a person injured

At the Gendarmenmarkt / HheCharlottenstrae there was an accident between a car and a minibus on Friday afternoon. The minibus landed on the side. According to fire department information, one person was injured. Charlottenstrae was closed for around 60 minutes. (BLZ)


Man is dragged by S-Bahn

On Thursday, a 38-year-old attempted to get into an already ready-to-go S-Bahn at the station Sdkreuz at around 3.45 pm and got stuck with one leg in the door. The man jumped loud Federal police despite already sounded signal in the closing door of the last car and tried unsuccessfully to keep open to let his companion (29) to get. He stuck with his right leg in the door.

As the train began to move, the 29-year-old still tried to hold on to her companion, but was torn down herself. The S-Bahn dragged the 38-year-old about 50 meters along the platform until travelers pulled the emergency brake in the train and the train came to a halt.

After the doors of the S-Bahn opened, the Bulgarian could free himself. The Federal Police initiated investigations on suspicion of bodily harm against the platoon leader, against the 38-year-olds an administrative offense because of the violation of the railway construction and operating rules.



Woman in hallway attacked neighbor intervenes

A woman was raided in Berlin-Kreuzberg in her hallway and got back the stolen chain through the courageous intervention of her neighbor. A man had ripped the 59-year-old resident of the chain in the Cuvrystrae from the neck, as the police announced on Friday. An attentive neighbor had followed him after the incident on Thursday night and could finally hold him with the help of other passers-by until the police arrived. The officers arrested the 40-year-old man and found the necklace in his trouser pocket. (AP)

April 25th


Young woman sexually molested in ring track

On Wednesday evening, a 36-year-old molested and groped a young woman in a suburban train. Police officers arrested the man shortly thereafter in the S-Bahn station Hermannstrae provisionally. Around 19:10 clock was the 20-year-old German in a S-Bahn line S42, as a man just before the entrance to the S-Bahn station Hermannstrae seized several times on the buttocks, as the federal police announced.

Traveling passengers intervened and separated the 36-year-old from the woman. Rescue teams of the Berlin police arrested the German shortly thereafter in the station.

The Federal Police initiated a preliminary investigation into sexual harassment against the 36-year-old. A quick test carried out indicated that the man was drugged. (Tc)


Armed man with 2.92 per thousand taken at the Ostbahnhof

An armed and heavily drunk Berliner was arrested at the Ostbahnhof. Officials provided at the 47-year-old on Wednesday evening, a so-called spring pressure gun with ammunition, as the federal police announced on Thursday. A witness had previously observed the man with the weapon in a commuter train. Why he had her with him was not clear yet, they said. A breath alcohol test on the man gave 2.92 per mill.

In principle, could be caused with the pistol-like weapon significant injuries, said a federal police spokesman. From 18 years you could buy this type of weapon. However, a firearm license is necessary for carrying it with the public. This did not have the 47-year-old. The officers opened a case for violation of the weapons law. (AP)


Police snatch 34-year-old arsonist

An arsonist was arrested in the night to Thursday in mid-February. At about 0:35 am, witnesses and police from section 32 in the street Fischerinsel Ecke Mhlendamm noticed how a man set fire to garbage cans. The plainclothes police arrested the 34-year-old, resisting and slightly injured. However, he refused a medical treatment.

In a subsequent screening of the near range policemen found a total of 16 lit garbage cans between Fischer Island and Potsdamer Platz. The detainee was handed over to a fire department at the State Criminal Police Office, which has taken over the further investigation. (Tc)


Police car evades pedestrian – accident

A traffic accident involving property damage occurred on Wednesday afternoon in Neuklln. According to the current state of knowledge drove a police car 55 at 17.45 clock with blue light and siren through the Hermannstrae in the direction of airport road. As the car wanted to turn right into the airport road, a 22-year-old pedestrian should have crossed the Boddinstrae in the direction Rollbergstrae.

In order not to collide with the woman, the police car had to dodge, it collided with a parked on the roadside Audi and came to an adjacent wall to a halt. The collision with the parked car also damaged two vehicles parked in front of it – a Hyundai and a Mercedes. The two inmates of the police car remained unhurt, but were under the impact of the accident and had to stop their service. The traffic investigation service of the Directorate 6 has taken over the further processing of the accident. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg

Three vehicles in the Gleimtunnel in flames

Early Thursday morning three cars went up in flames in Prenzlauer Berg. The vehicles parked in the Gleimtunnel burned out completely, as the fire department announced. People were not injured according to current knowledge. The fire department was in action with six forces. The cause of the fire was initially unknown. According to police, a fire department now investigates the cause of the fire. (Tc)


Motorcyclist seriously injured

In the night to Wednesday, there was a collision between an Audi and a motorcyclist in the Falkenseer Chaussee on the corner of Frankenwaldstrasse in Spandau. The biker (24) had to be reanimated on the spot by an ambulance and was then flown with a rescue helicopter in the accident hospital Berlin to Marzahn. The Falkenseer Chaussee was closed for accident recording for several hours in both directions.

According to police, the driver (62) of Audi had probably overlooked the motorcyclist. The investigation continues. (Tc)


Policemen at the scene in Grlitzer Park.


Morris Pudwell

April 24th

Treptow / Neuklln

Passengers attacked

In a Berlin S-Bahn, an 18-year-old attacked passengers during the night of Wednesday. According to the Federal Police he insulted on the trip between the stations Ostkreuz and Treptower Park shortly after midnight a 38-year-olds. He poured beer over him. A hitherto uninvolved 34-year-old passenger then showed moral courage and asked the 18-year-olds to refrain from doing so. Now the 18-year-old directed his aggression against the 34-year-old and tried to kick him. The 34-year-old was able to fend off the attacks and detained the 18-year-old until the arrival of the police at the S-Bahn station Sonnenallee. While receiving his personal details, the police suffered a circulatory collapse, presumably because of excessive alcohol and drug use. Rescue workers took him to a hospital. According to federal police tried his companion of the same age to interfere with the police operation. She beat and kicked the officers. (Tc)


Robber arrested

Two young people held a robber in the night of Wednesday in Berlin-Kreuzberg and handed it over to the police. According to the police, a 16-year-old was at 0.15 clock with his two 16- and 17 -year-old friends in the park at the Gleisdreieck. Suddenly two other youths joined, one of whom punched the 16-year-old with a fist in the face. The two searched the robbed and stole his cell phone. The friends hurried to help the 16-year-old and were able to hold the bat. The second escaped unrecognized. Alerted policemen arrested the also 16-year-old thug. (Tc)


Wrong policeman unmasked

Real cops arrested a fake police officer in Lichtenberg. On Tuesday evening, a stranger called a 65-year-old and pretended to be a police officer. He told her about thieves who allegedly had the woman’s address and intended to steal jewelry and valuables. He told the woman to leave these things at the door. He would then come and take them into safekeeping. The 65-year-old was aware of this trick and she called the real police. When the 26-year-old Turkish citizen appeared in front of the house on Gotlindestrae, he was arrested by police officers. (Tc)


Tourist knocked unconscious and robbed

Unknown people beat and kicked a teenager in Berlin-Mitte unconscious. As the police announced on Wednesday, the act occurred on Tuesday morning. At 4.30 am, three unknown persons approached a 17-year-old tourist from Switzerland at Kpenicker Strasse, pushed him from the back to the ground and beat him in the face with fists. One of the thugs took the head of the attacked and repeatedly pushed him on the sidewalk. The 17-year-old lost consciousness. The perpetrators stole his cell phone from his pocket and escaped unrecognized. The 17-year-old suffered facial injuries. (Tc)


Car triggers bus stop – baby seriously injured

Because a BVG bus had to brake sharply in Schneberg, a baby was seriously injured on Tuesday afternoon. As the police announced on Wednesday, a VW driver in the main road just before the bus, from the left lane changed into the lane of the bus. Therefore, the 52-year-old bus driver had to brake sharply. The toddler was thrown out of the stroller against a handrail and suffered severe head injuries. The driver escaped unrecognized. (Tc)


Forest floor in flames

The World War II bomb discovered by construction workers in Hermsdorf. The dud is to be defused on Thursday evening.

The World War II bomb discovered by construction workers in Hermsdorf. The dud is to be defused on Thursday evening.


Police Berlin

In a wood in Berlin-Kpenick, a fire broke out during the night of Wednesday. On an area of about 300 square meters of undergrowth went up in flames, as a spokesman for the fire department announced. Around two dozen rescue teams were on site in Hoppendorfer Strae to extinguish the fire and prevent the flames from spreading. After more than an hour, the mission was over. Nobody got hurt. Whether the forest floor ignited itself due to drought or whether the fire was triggered by external influence, was still unclear.
The danger of forest fires in Berlin and Brandenburg remains high. It was only on Tuesday that the Ministry of the Environment announced the highest forest fire warning level five. (AP)

April 23rd


Woman fatally injured by falling tree

A woman was hit by a falling tree and critically injured. The pedestrian was then taken to the hospital, as a police spokesman said on Tuesday. Why the tree had fallen over, initially remained unclear. At first, the police could not provide any information on the identity of the woman. (AP)


SEK finds Kalashnikov in suspected “Reich citizens”

In an investigation against a suspected “Reich Citizen” from the district of Elbe-Elster, the police have searched the apartment of the 29-year-old. Special forces were on Good Friday ammunition, NS devotional and “fantasy cards with Reich citizenship reference” safe, as the police announced on Tuesday. Also a rifle of the brand Kalashnikov found the officials in the apartment. Special forces secured a box of World War II ammunition in an outbuilding of the 29-year-old. The police provisionally arrested the 29-year-old. In a first interrogation he stated that he had found the weapons of war in a forest. (AP)


Policeman approached at traffic control

A police officer was hit on Tuesday when he wanted to stop a car in a restricted traffic zone. The 51-year-old officer was thrown into the collision over the bonnet on the road and injured his arm, as the police reported on Tuesday evening. The man was reportedly used in the Pfalzburger road for traffic control. Since the car drove according to the information much faster than with walking speed, the policeman stood on the road and called on the driver to stop by hand signals. However, the 57-year-old motorist drove towards him at an unrelenting pace. Although he tried to dodge, the policeman was caught. The investigation initially continued. (AP)

Berlin / Munich

Woman forced to prostitution: Couple sentenced to prison

A couple who have forced a young Afghan woman into prostitution for months has been sentenced to three years and ten months imprisonment. The victim was living in Berlin at that time. “We have no doubt on the motive to let the injured party come to send them to the bottom line,” said Judge Philip Stoll on Tuesday at the verdict at the Munich Regional Court I. The two were convicted, among other things, for severe forced prostitution.

The couple had met the victim in late 2017 via an online chat. The 28-year-old man had promised the 27-year-old marriage, his 29-year-old fiancee pretended to be his sister. Shortly after the arrival of the victim in Munich, there was intercourse with the man. The court interpreted this as a sexual assault. With the lost virginity and further threats, the couple, also from Afghanistan, subsequently pressurized the woman to eventually prostitute herself. The receipts were collected by the defendants. Months later, she went to the police with a suitor. The verdict is not yet legally binding. (AP)

Berlin / Munich

Knife stitches in Munich hostel: one dead – Berlin seriously injured

In a dispute in a Munich hostel, a 61-year-old man was stabbed by a roommate. A 31-year-old from Berlin was seriously injured in the dispute on Monday evening and is in critical condition, as the police announced on Tuesday. The alleged perpetrator was arrested at the scene.According to the police, a 22-year-old Frenchman, who last lived in the district of Freising, a 31-year-old Berliner and the 61-year-old from the Hessian Marburg-Biedenkopf district together in a room when it came to the dispute. “It was about banalities, who should lie down in the room where his stuff,” said a spokesman for the Munich police. The dispute escalated, the 22-year-old drew a knife and stabbed at the Berliner. When the 61-year-old rushed to help and wanted to intervene, he was also attacked by the Frenchman with the knife. According to the police managed the injured escape from the room, even though they were pursued by the alleged perpetrators. In the lobby, the two victims collapsed. They were taken to hospital with severe injuries, where the 61-year-old died. (AP)


Burglary in foreigners authority

The Immigration Office in Moabit has been broken into. The deed probably occurred during the night from Saturday to Sunday in a building of the authority on the Friedrich-Krause-Ufer. Policemen found broken office doors and a broken vault cabinet. Initial investigations revealed that the strangers were stealing documents. What exactly was stolen is now being determined by the criminal police of the Berlin-Mitte Directorate 3. (tc)


Policeman shoots on combat dog

A police officer shot a fighting dog in Steglitz. As the police announced on Tuesday, officials had been alerted on Monday afternoon to a playground in the Jeverstrae. Young people were there with an aggressive fighting dog, who was neither leashed nor muzzled. When the policemen arrived at the playground, they met three young men and perceived strong cannabis odor. At the sight of the police, two escaped immediately. “Suddenly an American Bulldog jumped out of the bushes and ran aggressively towards the police,” the police said. To prevent an impending attack, one of the officers fired in the direction of the dog, but missed him. The dog then turned off and could be taken by the 17-year-old dog owner on a leash. The police initiated proceedings for violations of the Narcotics Act and Dog Law. (Tc)


Motorists seriously injure construction workers

A 79-year-old motorist hit road construction workers in Friedrichshain on Tuesday morning and seriously injured. According to witnesses, the 43-year-old repaired the lane marking at 5:45 pm on Otto-Braun-Strae. The witnesses said the man was well recognizable because of his safety vest. A 79-year-old, who was traveling with his Hyundai on the Otto-Braun-Strae in the direction of Greifswalder Strae, apparently did not see the man. He moved from the middle to the left lane and caught him there. The 43-year-old suffered severe injuries and was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. (Tc)


Three men and three women insulted and beaten

Brutal assault on the night of Easter Sunday: Unknown people initially insulted and then attacked three young men and their three companions at the Schneweide S-Bahn station. According to the Federal Police, the two groups of people had previously clashed in a S-Bahn line S46. When stopping at the Schneweide S-Bahn station, the three men and their companions then left the S-Bahn to avoid further confrontations. The other people followed, however, and started beating and kicking three young men during the descent. One of the attackers is said to have pulled a knife out of his jacket pocket. The attacks continued to the station forecourt, whereupon the three young women took refuge in a waiting bus. One of the attackers then threw a bottle against the bus and thereby destroyed a passenger window. A splinter hit a 17-year-old in the eyebrow. Subsequently, the perpetrators escaped unrecognized back to the station. The federal police investigated for dangerous bodily injury and looking for the unknown aggressors. Possible witnesses are requested to contact the Federal Police. The Federal Police Inspectorate Berlin-Ostbahnhof is taking the number 030/2977790 or any other police station. (BC)


Police arrest arms dealers

In the attempt to offer illegal weapons in Wilhelmstadt, two men were arrested on Monday. The duo offered around 16.30 clock the owner of a restaurant in the Pichelsdorfer Street sharp firearms for purchase. The 37-year-old agreed to appear and in the meantime alerted the police. The two alleged traders showed the guns at the designated location in the street Am Burgwall, which were in a occupied with another person VW Sharan.

The alarmed police attacked and arrested the two men at the age of 35 and 55 years. The driver of the VW could flee unrecognized on foot. In the vehicle, the officers discovered three revolvers and three pistols. This and the vehicle were confiscated. The two unsuccessful sellers were placed in custody for the responsible departmental commissariat and treated for identification. (Tc)


Dachshund caught in Nutriabau – fire department moves out

Unusual rescue operation of the Cottbus fire brigade on Easter Monday: A dachshund had broken free on a walk from the lead of his owner and had gone alone on an exploration tour. This ended in an underground, widely branched Nutriabau, from which the dog could not free itself. Six firemen were able to use pruning shears, shovels and spades to increase their access to the animal and save the dachshund unharmed. (Dpa)


Police arrest robbers

After a raid on the night of Tuesday in Kreuzberg, two men were arrested. According to the assailant, those unknown to him were ringing at 1 o’clock at the front door of the hotel reception in Johanniterstrae. When the 58-year-old employee opened, he was suddenly attacked by the two and beaten with fists. Then he was taken by one of the duo in the sweat box. His accomplice was then searched the front desk and demanded the release of the money.

When the employee managed to break free and run into the street, a local resident became aware of the man’s cries for help and alerted the police. The incoming officers were able to arrest the duo, two men aged 26 and 29, near the Curlew Strait and hand them over to the local police headquarters of the Police Directorate 5. The hotel employee was slightly injured and was able to leave the hospital after outpatient treatment. (Tc)


Mercedes burned down

After a vehicle fire on early Tuesday morning in Oberschneweide, a fire department of the State Office for Criminal Investigation has taken over the further investigation. At 3.45 o’clock an attentive passerby noticed flames on the Mercedes in a parking lot of a business yard in the Wilhelminenhofstrae and alarmed the police and the fire brigade. The firefighters extinguished the fire, which had already severely damaged the station wagon in the rear area. People were not hurt. The investigation continues. (Tc)

April 22nd


Motorists get into oncoming traffic and rams taxi

On Easter Monday, a motorist drove at around 2:20 pm on the Adlergestell in the oncoming traffic. He is said to have touched a car and then rammed a cab head-on, according to the police. Three inmates were seriously injured by the accident. The eagle rack was then locked at the height of Neltestrae until 15.30 clock. It is still unclear why the driver came into oncoming traffic. The police are investigating. (Tc)


Teenagers embark on travelers at Alexanderplatz station

Two young people have embarked on a traveler at Alexanderplatz Station on the night of Sunday. This was announced by the Federal Police on Monday. According to this, around 2:25 pm the 22-year-old German and the two 17- and 18-year-old Syrians got into a quarrel because of the music volume of the two teenagers. When the German asked the young men to reduce the volume, they attacked him with blows.

Alarmed federal police stepped in and ended the attack. The 22-year-old suffered nosebleeds, but refused a medical care.

The adolescents blew per thousand values of 1.08 and 0.69. The officials provisionally arrested the two and initiated preliminary investigations into them for dangerous bodily harm. (BC)


Glider crashed – two injured

When a glider crashed near Schwarzheide (Oberspreewald-Lausitz), two people were seriously injured on Easter Sunday. The machine had been on the approach to the airport Schwarzheide / Schipkau, said a spokesman for the South Police Department. Suddenly the machine had crashed in a nearby forest. The 45-year-old pilot and his co-pilot of the same age had been flown to Dresden with the not life-threatening injuries in two hospitals. The cause of the accident is unclear, said the spokesman. The Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accident Investigation (Braunschweig) investigates the course of the accident. The machine was previously also launched at the airport Schwarzheide / Schipkau. (AP)


Men presumably deliver illegal races at the Olympic Stadium

At the Olympic Stadium in Westend in Berlin, two men have probably delivered an illegal car race. How fast the men were on Friday evening around the Olympic Square, currently investigating the police, said a spokeswoman on Monday. The two 20 and 21 year old drivers had to give their driver’s license. In addition, their cars were confiscated. According to police, the suspects were “apparently fast”. Civilians had been watching them. (AP)


Police catch burglars on the backseat

Policemen arrested a suspected burglar in Hellersdorf on Monday morning. At 3:20 am on Carola-Neher-Strasse, an attentive passer-by watched an unknown person in a Mercedes parked there. The witness then alerted the police. When the officers arrived at the crime scene, the suspect searched for prey in the backseat. The police arrested him in the act. In the subsequent person control, he pointed out the personal papers of a 29-year-olds. “This information turned out to be fake on closer inspection,” said a police spokeswoman. Since the 31-year-old admitted two more car crashes from the night in Hellersdorf, now expect him several ads, also on suspicion of document falsification. The stolen goods he found, including a laptop, was secured. The officers transferred him to the competent departmental commissariat of the Police Directorate 6 in a custody, where he is soon to be presented to a magistrate. (Tc)


Robber attacks gas station with firearm

On the night of Easter Monday, a stranger robbed a gas station in Charlottenburg-Nord. After the previous investigation, the masked man had entered the sales room of the gas station in Letterhausweg at around 2:50. There he threatened the two employees with a firearm and demanded the release of the daily income. Subsequently, the robber fled with the prey on foot towards Heilmannring. The staff, a 38-year-old woman and a 39-year-old man, escaped with horror. The police are investigating. (Tc)


Masked men rob bets

Two masked men raided a betting shop in Moabit on the night of Easter Monday. An employee had called the police after the robbery in the tower road. The 25-year-old told the officials that shortly after 11 pm the two robbers had entered the shop. One of them had immediately gone behind the counter. A customer had to lie down on the floor. One of the robbers shouted at the clerk and demanded the release of the proceeds. Subsequently, the perpetrators fled with the obtained booty in an unknown direction. Nobody got hurt. The further investigation leads a Raubkommissariat. (Tc)


Paving stones thrown

Unknown persons have damaged the entrance door of the Youth Center Drugstore in Schneberg during the night of Easter Monday. At 1:40 clock noticed a patrol of the Central Property Protection the broken glass in the Potsdamer Strae. As the officers searched the surrounding area, they discovered three small paving stones. Since a politically motivated act is suspected, the state police has taken over the investigation. (Tc)

April 21


Three-year-old racially offended

A three-year-old boy and a bus driver were racially insulted in Berlin. In both cases, the state security, as the police announced on Sunday. Two older women reportedly viewed the boy in disgust on Saturday morning in Friedenau and verbally abused her because of his skin color. The child was traveling with his mother, eating a chocolate egg. After the two women are still wanted.

On Saturday night, two men cursed the driver of a coach in Mitte because of his skin color. The men were therefore already determined. (AP)


Car driver rams several cars and turns over

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This ATM in U-Bahnhof Innsbrucker Platz has been blown up.


Morris Pudwell

A car driver has built an accident in the night to Sunday in Neuklln. According to information of the Berliner Zeitung from the scene of the accident came around 3.20 clock in the Schneweider Strae in Neuklln only to the right from the road, rammed three vehicles, left on a second row parked VW Passat, took off and then remained on the side lie. The two inmates freed themselves from the vehicle on their own. First, it was said that the driver was fleeting, a little later, however, the young men pushed each other to blame for the accident. A 19-year-old, who is said to have driven, blew a breath alcohol value over 1.8 per thousand. (BC)


Toddler survives fall from window

It is a little Easter miracle: An 18-month-old girl fell on a walkway from the first floor in Berlin’s Gesundbrunnen fountain and remained almost unhurt. Passersby called an ambulance, the police said. The girl was taken to a hospital for surveillance as a precautionary measure. The police did not provide any information about the child’s parents. The accident happened accordingly on Friday evening. (AP)


AfD election posters smeared with paint

About 120 European election posters of the AfD in Berlin’s districts Prenzlauer Berg, Friedrichshain and Mitte have been smeared with paint. It was “basically to assume” that the act was politically motivated, a police spokeswoman said on Sunday. Officials discovered the gray-tainted posters on Saturday morning on the route from Mollstrasse to United Nations Square to the Holzmarktstrasse. The posters were attached to lampposts. A stand-up poster on Mollstrae, also by the AfD, was smeared with red paint. A connection between the acts was initially not to be ruled out.

Damage to election posters falls under Section 303 of the Criminal Code. It states that anyone who unlawfully damages or destroys a foreign matter may be punished with imprisonment of up to two years or a fine. (AP)


Fire makes dwelling uninhabitable

A residential building in Falkensee has become uninhabitable due to a fire. No one was injured in the Havelland district fire, the police said in the night of Sunday. According to first findings, only a wood shed behind the house caught fire, which then spread to the building. At first, no information was given on the amount of damage. (AP)

20th of April


Accident with ambulance – two injured

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Police Brandenburg

An ambulance collided with a car on early Saturday morning in Berlin-Friedrichshain. The driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries, a police spokeswoman said. The driver of the ambulance suffered a shock. The vehicles collided in the crossroads Andreasstrae and Karl-Marx-Allee. Wreckage of the car was distributed within 30 meters at the intersection. (AP)

Pankow / mid / Friedrichshain

Unknown smear election posters with gray color

Forces of the 15th Einsatzhundertschaft saw on Saturday about 10.15 clock attached to lampposts and smeared by unknown about 120 election posters. The area of damage extended over the Mollstrae corner Prenzlauer Allee in the direction of the United Nations Square and from there to Lichtenberger Strasse to Holzmarktstrae. In addition, strangers on the grass strip of the tram near Mollstrasse damaged a large red color-choice poster. The police state protection determined. (BC)


Dead in accident

Tree Blossom Festival Werder (1)

Exuberant mood at the tree blossom festival in Werder.


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A man from Poland crashed his seat in Spandau at around 3:30 am against a parked truck and died on the spot. He had crossed a central island, hit a tree. The force of the impact was so violent that the tree was uprooted. Then the car briefly lifted and then crashed under the truck. An ambulance had been trying to save the driver’s life for 45 minutes.

There are no other accident participants known, said the police on Saturday morning. Previously, the car had driven with a Polish license plate over a central island. The accident site was initially cordoned off. Witnesses reported that the car was traveling at significantly excessive speed. (Tc).


Brawl on the Alex

Federal police have ended a brawl on Alexanderplatz on Saturday morning. Two rival groups of three men from Afghanistan had attacked each other. The background of the dispute is not yet known. The police arrested the six men. One of them had to be treated. The 26-year-old had beaten his head against a wall several times because he did not want to accept the ticket he got. (Tc)


Knife stab in the back

An argument between several men ended bloody Saturday morning. At the Baumschulenstrae corner Kiefholzstrae there had come to a dispute. A man was stabbed in the back. Policemen first took care of the seriously injured. Then paramedics took him to a hospital.

The police could arrest a suspect a little later on the Mrikestrae. The reasons for the dispute are still unclear. (Tc).


Car burned out

Last night, a high-quality Audi Q7 burned down in the interior of the street “Am Wasserwerk” in Lichtenberg. Arson is assumed. The police are investigating. (Tc).

April 19th


Motorcyclist dies in a serious accident

A motorcyclist died in a collision with a car near Neuruppin. A motorist had overlooked the oncoming motorbike on the main road 167 from Herzberg towards Neuruppin-Wulkow, when she wanted to turn into a side street, reported the police on Friday. The motorcyclist collided head-on with the car on Thursday evening and skidded on for another 150 meters. The 37-year-old man could not be saved. The driver came to hospital with a shock. The Federal Highway 167 was closed in the area for about three hours. (AP)


Firefighters fight against big fire

The firefighters in Berlin-Gatow fought a fire behind a cemetery with around 60 firefighters. On Good Friday, on the area burnt underbrush, scrub and small trees, as a fire department spokesman said. People were not in danger. Problems prepare the bad water supply locally, it was said. According to an initial assessment, which the fire department on Twitter announced, it was a slope fire of several thousand square meters. In the early evening, the forces managed to bring the fire under control. (AP)


In the dispute stabbed with broken glass bottle

On the night of Good Friday, a man in Steglitz was injured with a broken glass bottle. As the police announced, a 27-year-old had quarreled with his 22-year-old acquaintance against 23.30 clock in the Schlostrae in front of the city hall Steglitz. The younger should have smashed a glass bottle. He should then have the senior at the neck cut wounds. After the attack, the attacker fled. However, alarmed police soon found him in his apartment in Waldsassener Strasse and arrested him. He was handed over to the criminal police. (Tc)


6-year-old caught by car and seriously injured

A six-year-old girl suffered serious injuries in a bicycle accident in Templin in the Uckermark. The girl was unexpectedly driven out of a forest road on a road and was hit by a car head-on, reported the police on Friday. The child was flown to an accident hospital in Berlin after the accident on Thursday with a rescue helicopter. Only about an hour later, an 18-year-old injured himself in Templin, when he collided with a car on his moped. The driver had overlooked the moped driver according to police when turning. (AP)


Man attacks acquaintances with broken glass bottle

A 22-year-old man attacked a friend in Berlin-Steglitz with a broken glass bottle. A dispute broke out between the two men late Thursday evening in front of the city hall Steglitz, the police said on Friday. The attacker had smashed a glass bottle and thus injured the 27-year-old’s neck. He then fled, but was later arrested at his home. The victim had to go to the hospital for a short time. What the dispute was about remained unclear. (AP)


Warring men attack police officers

During a deployment in the middle of the night, one policewoman and two of her colleagues were slightly injured on Good Friday. At around 8.30pm, plainclothes officers were aware of a brawl between two men and property damage to a car in front of the coffee shop “Coffee Fellows” on Friedrichstrasse. When they revealed themselves as police officers, the aggression of the men suddenly turned against the officials. Other aggressive people who witnessed the operation cursed the four policemen and surrounded them. “When the men came too close, an officer used his multipurpose stick and hit a 25-year-old man’s torso, who then backed away,” a police spokesman said. As the situation continued to ease, the police requested assistance. A 50-year-old insulted an official before and tried to beat him, which was prevented by passers-by. A 44-year-old should then have beaten the policewoman in the face. A 24-year-old also threw items such as an ashtray and a filled water bottle from the eatery on the police forces. Of these, three were hit on the leg, on the back and on one arm. The thrown objects also damaged a police car on the driver’s side. After the support staff arrived, the alleged launcher was brought down to the ground and arrested. The police also used pepper spray. The 24-year-old was provisionally arrested. The slightly injured policewoman was treated by rescue workers on an outpatient basis. She and her two slightly injured colleagues then continued their service. (Tc)


After raid: police overwhelmed thieves on the bus

Policemen detained two men on Thursday night after a robbery theft in Old Treptow. As the police said on Good Friday, around 7:30 pm a man entered a supermarket on Kiefholzstrasse and pretended to want to buy something. When the 23-year-old employee opened the box office, the hitherto unidentified grabbed the revenue. Then he fled with an accomplice from the store. Meanwhile, police officers arrested the two detainees in a 194 bus. The men, aged 20 and 24 years old, both of whom were police detainees, were provisionally arrested. While the elder was released after a detective service, the younger was transferred to the criminal police, which has taken over the further investigation. (Tc)


Robbers threaten cashiers and customers with firearms

Two unknown persons attacked a supermarket in Hellersdorf during the night of Good Friday. According to the police, the duo entered the store on Quedlinburger Strae shortly before 10 pm and threatened several employees and customers with firearms. They demanded the daily income. After they got these, they fled their business with their loot in the direction of Tangermnder Strae and Zerbster Street. A 35-year-old employee suffered a shock and had to be treated by emergency services. The criminal police has the investigation of the perpetrators included. (Tc)

Prenzlauer Berg

Witness speaks to thief when breaking into BMW

In Prenzlauer Berg, an attentive witness convicted a thief late on Thursday evening. He had alerted the police at around 10:00 pm after watching a man steal at Thomas Mann Street. He saw a man conspicuously struggling with a parked BMW in which a backpack was clearly visible. After the witness then addressed the man, he fled first, but came back a little later, slammed the side window and stole the backpack. Alarmed police forces were able to arrest him a little later at a nearby S-Bahn station. The detainee had various items from the backpack with him. He was prosecuted and then released. The police investigate because of particularly heavy theft. (Tc)


Sports hall smeared – Police arrest sprayer

Policemen caught two sprayers red-handed on Good Friday at Gesundbrunnen. The officials had observed around 3.45 clock two figures on the Wiesenstrae kneeling in front of the sports hall of a school. When the strangers saw the police, they suddenly fled. Both, 20 and 21 years old, could be stopped and checked on the spot, police said. In addition to various paint spray cans, whose colors matched a fresh graffiti on the wall of the sports hall, the officials also found more evidence. Both young men were recorded in a police custody and subsequently released. (Tc).


Biker seriously injured in accident

In a traffic accident in Charlottenburg on Thursday evening a motorcyclist was seriously injured. As the police announced on Good Friday, a 35-year-old had turned around 20 clock at the intersection Joachimsthaler road / Kantstrae with their Honda. According to police, the woman is said to have overlooked a 20-year-old motorcyclist who came to meet her. The motorcyclist crashed and suffered serious injuries. The car driver and her 29-year-old co-driver were in shock. They were treated as outpatients in a hospital. The seriously injured was admitted to hospital. (Tc)

April 18th


74-year-old drives frontally against tree – emergency surgery

In a traffic accident on Thursday afternoon a car driver was seriously injured. According to the findings to date, the 74-year-old drove with her Nissan the Adlerstell city coming from direction Schappachstrae and lost shortly before 12 clock for reasons yet unclear reasons in control of their car. The Nissan got on the oncoming lane, tore a Leitpost from the pedestal, hit head-on against a street tree, overturned and came to a halt in the direction of travel. Due to the impact of the impact, the elderly woman suffered severe injuries to the entire body. She was rescued from the vehicle by rescue workers, taken to a hospital and immediately operated on. (BC)


Car driver seriously injured in accident – police are looking for witnesses

A 29-year-old Seat driver was seriously injured on 5 February in a collision with a Mercedes driver in Friedrichshain. As the police report, the 29-year-old drove in the Rotherstrae in the direction of Warschauer Platz when he collided at the junction Rotherstrae / Ehrenbergstrae against 5 clock in the morning with a coming from the right Mercedes driver. The 34-year-old Mercedes driver suffered minor injuries, the seat driver was seriously injured.

Police are now looking for three male witnesses who may have witnessed the accident. One of the men is said to have been a taxi driver, the other two are described as 25 to 35 years old and with blond hair. One of the men wore glasses.

Witnesses are requested to contact the Verkehrsermittlungsdienst der Directorate 5, Wedekindstrae 10, 10243 Berlin-Friedrichshain, Germany at (030) 4664-572800. (BC)

Prenzlauer Berg

Fire in rented apartment – 59-year-old dies

One week after a house fire in Prenzlauer Berg, a 59-year-old died of serious injuries. The police said on Thursday. The tenant was therefore fainting on the evening of April 10 out of the bedroom of his burning apartment in the Aalesunder Strae and brought to a hospital with a flue gas poisoning. The man died on Wednesday.

The fire broke out in the 59-year-old’s kitchen, police said. Residents of the apartment building had alarmed the fire department. Forces had then entered the fire apartment on the second floor where they found the man. No information was given on the cause of the fire. (AP)


Cyclist collides with bus and injured heavily

A cyclist collided with a bus in Falkensee (Havelland district). Apparently, the 51-year-old bus driver overlooked the 55-year-old cyclist coming from the right, as the police department West announced. After a first supply at the accident site on the corner of Rotkehlchenstrae and Trappenweg, the cyclist was taken to hospital with severe injuries. The inmates of the bus were not injured. Police investigate the bus driver for negligent assault. (AP)


Fire on the Landwehrkanal

On the Landwehrkanal in Berlin-Kreuzberg, a pusher caught fire on early Thursday morning. The fire broke out in the engine room, as the fire department announced. No one was hurt. The fire department was with four vehicles in use. The cause of fire was unclear for the moment. A pusher does not carry cargo itself, but pushes ships that do not have their own propulsion. (AP)

Karl Horst

Easter fire burns down too soon

Actually, it should burn only on the weekend: In Berlin-Karlshorst a prepared Easter fire went up in flames early Thursday morning. The fire covered about 100 square meters of space, as the fire department announced. Initially, nothing was known about the cause of the fire. (AP)


Nocturnal fire series – several cars in flames

Several cars burnt down late in the evening in Berlin-Hellersdorf. Within 20 minutes, fire broke out in three places on a housing estate where cars were parked, the fire department said. Three cars were completely on fire, on another burned the rear. The fires were therefore quickly cleared. The police assume that there is a connection between the fires. It’s being investigated for arson, a police spokeswoman said. (AP)

17th April


E-scooter driver seriously injured in accident

An e-scooter rider crossed a pedestrian crossing the street of June 17 at 11:50 pm on Wednesday at noon. He came from Bachstrasse. Here, the 24-year-old was captured by a 22-year-old smart driver. The driver drove at this time in the right lane right outside of the road of June 17 in the direction of the Great Star. He passed at green the junction area to Bachstrae. The 24-year-old suffered a severe head injury and was hospitalized for treatment. The driver suffered a shock but did not need to be treated by a doctor. The e-scooter of the 24-year-old was secured by the traffic investigators for the preparation of a technical report. The investigation of the exact accident continues. (BC)


Opferberatungsstelle indicates LKA employees

The Berlin victim counseling center ReachOut has filed criminal charges against employees of the State Office of Criminal Investigation (LKA). It was suspected that an official secret information passed to potential offenders, said project manager Helga Seyb on Wednesday. For years there have been unsolved acts in Berlin-Neuklln, in which people and projects would be attacked against right-wing extremism.

According to information from the political magazine “Contrasts” and the RBB a LKA official has had contacts with a multiple convicted neo-Nazi and met several times with him. This is suspected to have been involved in arson attacks in Neuklln. According to prosecutors, there were lengthy investigations against the police. However, these were discontinued because the suspicion was not substantiated, said a spokesman. (AP)


Patients abused: Physiotherapist sentenced to prison

A Berlin physiotherapist has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexual assault on patients. The county court found the 64-year-old guilty on Wednesday of abusing a treatment deal in five cases. Included in the total sentence was a sentence of two years imposed in a similar procedure last year. The man has been charged with assaulting two 23-year-old women in the current trial. According to the indictment, it had come to the deeds in August 2018 in the practice of the defendant in Berlin-Lichterfelde. The 64-year-old had affected the victims who had back problems in a “sexually motivated way” in the genital area and explained that this was part of his therapy. The defendant had stated at the beginning of the trial that things were “sexually interpreted”.

The therapist was sentenced in November 2018 for sexually abusing two 13- and 14-year-old girls during therapeutic treatments. There were single penalties of two years or one year and nine months in prison and a subsequent three-year professional ban. In the new judgment, the court essentially followed the request of the prosecutor, who had demanded a total sentence of six and a half years imprisonment, including the two-year sentence. The further punishment of one year and nine months imprisonment as well as the pronounced prohibition of occupations remained, it said further in the judgment. The defense lawyer had not made a specific application. The decision is not yet final. (AP)


Train travelers threatened with ticket control with murder – ICE stopped

Because a train passenger in the ticket inspection has threatened a railway employee with murder, had to insert an ICE on Wednesday morning in Wittenberge (Prignitz) a compulsory stop. The ICE 1606 was on its way from Leipzig to Hamburg. According to the Federal Police, the personal details of the man were found. He was then given medical treatment.

The man, who did not want to disembark voluntarily, was forcibly taken from the train by four federal police officers at Wittenberge station, as fellow employees of the German Press Agency reported. The officers temporarily fixed him on the ground. He is said to have offended passengers already. The interruption of the trip took about ten minutes, according to the fellow travelers. (Dpa)


S-Bahn stops for two hours between Westend and Bundesplatz

In Berlin-Halensee, it was Wednesday afternoon to interruptions in the S-Bahn operation came. The lines S41, S42 and S46 were interrupted between Westend and Bundesplatz for two hours, as the rapid-transit railway announced. At 13.30 o’clock the operation could be resumed. The reason for the interruption was a personal accident. (AP)


Drunk driver ends up in the tram track bed

The rescue helicopter Christoph Berlin in action.

The rescue helicopter Christoph Berlin in action.



The driver of a pickup truck got stuck in the night to Wednesday with his car in the track bed of the tram in Weienseer way in Hohenschnhausen. The fire department pulled the car out of the gravel with a winch. A breath alcohol test on the man gave 1.4 parts per thousand. The driving license was confiscated, the man brought to the police department for blood collection. (BC)


Restaurant staff at the Ostbahnhof threatened with knives

A 28-year-old threatened the employee of a restaurant at Ostbahnhof on Tuesday with a knife. This was announced by the Federal Police on Wednesday. Around 8:30 am, the restaurant clerk asked the 28-year-old German, who had previously sat down on a terrace seating area belonging to the restaurant, to clear it because the restaurant was about to open. Since the homeless man initially refused to leave the terrace, a verbal confrontation developed between him and the 19-year-old restaurant staff. Shortly after, the 28-year-old took a kitchen knife out of his backpack and threatened the 19-year-old with it.

Alarmed federal police stopped the 28-year-old shortly thereafter in the station and initiated a preliminary investigation for men’s threat. They secured the kitchen knife with a blade length of eight centimeters and took the drunken man (1.09 per thousand breath alcohol concentration) to the office for further processing. (BC)

Prenzlauer Berg

Suspected drug trafficker arrested

The Berlin police seized several kilograms of drugs while searching an apartment. The alleged dealer was arrested. In the apartment of 53-year-olds were found on Tuesday afternoon, 2.5 kilograms of cannabis, 20 grams of cocaine and 100 grams of hashish, as a police spokeswoman announced on Wednesday. Previously, the woman on Wichertstrae in Berlin’s Prenzlauer Berg district was caught at around 4:40 pm, selling drugs to a 28-year-old. In the control were in the man three bags, at the dealer 76 bags with drugs have been secured. (Dpa)


Gas station attacked

A masked offender has raided a gas station in Lichtenberg. The robber had on Tuesday evening against 21.30 clock the 57-year-old employees of the gas station in Gehrenseestrae threatened and demanded revenue, the police said on Wednesday. After the woman complied, the perpetrator fled in an unknown direction. The employee remained unhurt. About the height of the prey were initially no information. (AP)


ATM blown up

Unknown people have blown up an ATM at the Amrumer Strae underground station in Berlin-Wedding. This was announced by a police spokeswoman on Wednesday. Further information was not known for the time being. In the morning, the subways of line 9 could not stop at Amrumer Strae. The station was closed until 10:30 clock.

April 16


Police raid on the Kurfrstendamm


In Kpenick it came from previously unexplained cause to a forest fire.


Morris Pudwell

In their approach to “combating criminal structures”, Berlin investigators have secured around 27 kilograms of untaxed tobacco. The police, customs investigators and commercial field service in the Berlin district of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf came across the find when they controlled a total of two shisha bars during the night of Wednesday. The nearly four-hour control lasted until early Wednesday morning, as a police spokesman said.
In total, more than 60 task forces were involved in the mission until shortly before 2:00 am. Among other things, compliance with trade law rules and the protection of minors was controlled. Occasionally, minor violations were found. (AP)


Sheds, stables and caravans catch fire

Accident Schneweider road Neuklln

The crashed car in the Schneweider road.


Morris Pudwell

On Tuesday evening several sheds, stables and a caravan caught fire in Berlin-Rudow. It took the fire department about an hour to control the fire on an area of about 600 square meters. A large cloud of smoke formed over the area. A resident had been briefly cared for in an ambulance, but no one was seriously injured, said a spokesman. According to him, 56 forces were deployed, most of them from the volunteer fire department. At first it was said that some arbors caught fire in a small garden. The cause of the fire was still unclear in the evening. (AP)


Police arrest exhibitionists at the central station

At 6:10 am, the man stood in a shop in the station in front of a 36-year-old traveler from Hesse and exposed his genitals. Alerted federal police arrested the man for the time being. During the police action, the 19-year-old Guineer exposed again. The Federal Police initiated a preliminary investigation into exhibitionist acts. After completing the police action, the man was released. (BC)


Forest fire on an area of 600 square meters near the beach under control

The Berlin fire brigade quickly brought under control a forest fire that broke out near the Wannsee lakeshore on Tuesday afternoon. At 12.37, a caller had sounded the alarm by phone, and a good hour later the flames were under control, a spokesman said. He gave the affected area with about 600 square meters, the cause was initially unclear. The beach remained untouched by the fire. At the end of the day, 36 rescue teams were still busy with extinguishing work. These were difficult in the sense that water had to be brought in with tank extinguishers. The fire department spokesman warned of the currently high forest fire danger. While the sprouting plants extract water from the forest floor, there are still many old foliage around. In the recent fire, the possible environmental damage far exceeds the economic one. For example, a contamination of the drinking water is conceivable. (AP)

Wilmersdorf, Dahlem, Grunewald

Burglaries in Berlin apartments – Defendant partially admits

A 52-year-old, said to have been involved in three apartment burglaries in Berlin with a loss of more than 100 000 euros, has confessed to the district court a part of the allegations. In one of three charges accused his client had participated, said the defender at the beginning of the trial on Tuesday. However, the 52-year-old did not gain an advantage because the booty consisted only of costume jewelery.

The prosecution assumes that the defendant acted as a member of a gang. In upscale residential areas, objects have been selected and scouted out. During the break-ins in the districts of Wilmersdorf, Dahlem and Grunewald between June and November 2017, jewelry, cutlery and other valuables totaling EUR 106,000 had been stolen. The loot was then sold and the proceeds were divided among the parties, it is said in the indictment. The 52-year-old family man further stated that he had “committed no further crimes” after being involved in one case in August 2017. The process of gang and commercial burglary continues on April 18. (AP)


Unknown hit and kick in on the floor 17-year-olds

A 17-year-old was attacked in the night to Tuesday in Friedrichsfelde and seriously injured. As the police announced, the youth was approaching shortly after 22 o’clock from behind two unknown persons. One of the two attackers took the 17-year-old into a headlock and hit him hard in the face. Then the teenager went to the ground. There, the two unknowns continued to beat and kick him. When a passer-by approached, the attackers left the teenager and fled towards Kpitzer Strasse. The 17-year-old suffered full-body contusions and facial injuries, and went to hospital for inpatient treatment. (BC)

Prenzlauer Berg

Motorcyclists and Sozia injured

In the collision between a car and a motorcycle in Prenzlauer Berg, two people were injured last night. As the police announced, a 46-year-old was at 3.15 clock with his Mercedes on the road Storkower road. When turning left, he overlooked the oncoming motorcycle, which led to a collision. The 38-year-old motorcyclist and his 42-year-old socialite crashed on the road and suffered, among other things broken bones. Alerted rescue workers took both to a hospital, where they were hospitalized. (BC)


Senior woman hit by tram and seriously injured

A senior citizen was hit by a tram when crossing tram tracks in Berlin-Marzahn and seriously injured. The 72-year-old is said to have passed the rails on the avenue of cosmonauts corner Helene-Weigel-Platz on Monday afternoon after red light on Monday afternoon, as the police announced on Tuesday. Then there was a collision with a tram. The woman suffered severe head injuries and was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. (AP)


Two cars lit

Unknown persons set fire to two cars in the night of Tuesday in Hellersdorf. About 0.35 o’clock a witness noticed smoke and flames at an Audi parked in the Louis Lewin street and alarmed fire brigade and police. The car burned almost completely. A van parked in front of the car was easily damaged by the strong heat. People were not harmed. At the Brgerpark Marzahn a Skoda burned shortly before 3 o’clock. A passer-by alerted the fire department, which put out the fire. The Fabia burned out completely. There were no injuries. (BC)

Prenzlauer Berg

Attack on discount stores

Three unknown persons have raided a discount store in Berlin’s Prenzlauer Berg district and captured an unknown amount of money. According to the police, the robbers first pretended to want to pay at the ticket office on Wisbyer Strasse. When the clerk opened the cash register, one of the perpetrators forcefully pushed the woman away. The other two reached into the cash register and took the money. After that the trio fled. The cashier remained unhurt. (AP)

April 15th


Man threatens traveler at the Ostbahnhof with a knife

On Monday morning, a 64-year-old Italian threatened a 39-year-old German at the Osterbahnhof. The two men had clashed loudly, according to the federal police at 2.40 clock. The reason for the Auserindersetzung is unclear, they said. Then the 64-year-old should have pulled a knife. He then made engravings in the direction of the 39-year-old, said a spokesman for the Federal Police. The Italian threatened to “stab off” his counterpart. The German then fled and informed the Federal Police. Shortly thereafter, he led the alarmed officers to the attacker, who was still in a group of seats in the station concourse. The Federal Police initiated a preliminary investigation into a threat to the Italian and ensured his knife, which was visibly carried along in the outer jacket pocket. (Tc)


Raiders flee – policeman delivers the shot

Officers from Section 33 arrested a man in Moabit Monday morning for allegedly robbing an adolescent with an accomplice. According to witnesses, alleged robbers are said to have approached a 16-year-old and his 45-year-old companion in a park on Bremer Strae around 9:30 am. Then they demanded the youth’s money. When he did not follow the request, one of the perpetrators grabbed the teenager by the collar and searched his jacket pockets. After the Duo had grabbed the money of the 16-year-old, it fled with the loot in the direction of the subway station Birkenstrae. Alerted policemen learned that the two robbers had climbed into a subway during their flight. At the Westhafen subway station they left the subway, according to police. Subsequently, they were recognized in Westhafenstrae by the forces on the basis of the personal descriptions. While the 24-year-old suspect was arrested, his accomplice ran away. In the pursuit of the fugitive, an officer blew a shot from his service weapon in the air. Nevertheless, the man fled further towards Friedrich-Krause-Ufer. The search for him continues. The 24-year-old now has to answer for suspicion of robbery. (Tc)


54-year-old turns over with cars on the highway

In an accident on the Autobahn 2 between the Wollin (Potsdam-Mittelmark) and Brandenburg, a 54-year-old has overturned his car. He came away with minor injuries and was able to free himself from the wreckage, as the police announced on Monday. Rescue workers took him to a hospital.
The man had lost control of the car in a construction site, had initially left to the left of the road and then skidded. At the construction site traffic to Magdeburg came to a standstill for more than half an hour. (Dpa)


Heavy traffic accident between motorcycle and car

A motorcyclist and his passenger suffered serious injuries in a traffic accident in Charlottenburg on Sunday afternoon. According to the current state of knowledge drove the 66-year-old at just before 17 clock with a motorcycle, the Kaiser-Friedrich-Strae in the direction of Lewishamstrae. At the intersection to Stuttgarter Platz he turned left and apparently overlooked an oncoming car. It came to a collision. The motorcyclist and his 49-year-old co-driver crashed and suffered serious injuries. They came to inpatient treatments in a hospital. The accident site had to remain closed until 9 pm because of the accident recording and the clean-up. (BC)


Two cars burned out in the parking lot

On a supermarket parking lot in Berlin-Tempelhof two cars burned out. The fire broke out in a car early Monday morning and attacked the other, the police said. Nobody was hurt. A witness had noticed and reported the fire. The fire department was reportedly using a fire truck in use. The cause of the fire was initially unclear, according to police, arson was not excluded. (AP)


Sptkauf invaded Wedding

Three masked offenders have ambushed a late sale in Berlin-Wedding. They threatened the 56-year-old salesman with bars and irritant gas on early Monday morning, the police said. The perpetrators had escaped with money from the cash register and cigarettes. The seller was treated for minor injuries in the hospital. (AP)


Policemen arrest burglar duo

Policemen detained two alleged burglars at a petrol station in Mariendorf on Monday night. At around 1.15 am, two perpetrators invaded the petrol station at Mariendorfer Damm and were already handing over the receipts and cigarettes for transport. Alerted policemen put the two 22- and 33-year-olds on the premises and arrested them. They had burglary tools that were confiscated. The duo was transferred to the criminal police. (BC)

April 14th

Falkenhagener field

House corridor dispute ends with knife attack – man seriously injured

A man was attacked in Berlin-Falkenhagener field with a knife and seriously injured. In the hallway of a multi-family house in Freudenberger way the 22-year-old got on Sunday morning with a 19-year-olds together, as the police said. The two young men would probably have argued therefore because of a dog.

As the argument turned into a brawl, the younger stabbed the 22-year-old with a knife in the thigh. He was seriously injured in a hospital and had to undergo surgery immediately. His condition is now stable, the officials said on Sunday afternoon. The 19-year-old was arrested. (AP)

Ziesar (Potsdam-Mittelmark)

Full closure – Three injured in accident on the B107

In one case, three people were injured. It was a property damage of more than 20,000 euros, as the police in Brandenburg an der Havel on Sunday announced. A 77-year-old had driven on Saturday at the B107 on the intersection with the car, collided with the car of a 67-year-old and then rolled over a traffic island. The 77-year-old, whose wife, who sat with a car, and also the 67-year-old, were slightly injured. The ambulance was flown in with a rescue helicopter. Because of the recovery and cleanup work, the intersection was temporarily closed. (AP)

Brandenburg on the Havel / Wollin

15-year-old drives with father’s car and causes accident

During a jaunt, a 15-year-old drove his father’s car to scrap and caused damage estimated at around 25,000 euros. As the police announced on Sunday, he had lost Saturday morning on the highway 2 between Wollin (Potsdam-Mittelmark) and Brandenburg on the Havel in a left turn control of the car. He was flung back and forth to the right of him between the center-protection plank and the trailer of a pick-up truck, and finally, with total loss, remained lying on the middle lane. The trailer with a charged car overturned. No one was injured, but the 15-year-old was rushed to a hospital for a check-up. The father did not know about his son’s trip. (AP)


Fire department extinguishes fire in family house

In a house on the street Alt-Lichtenrade it was burned on Sunday afternoon. As a precautionary measure, the fire brigade and 50 men moved to extinguish the flames in the cellar. The boy spreads out to the first floor. No one was injured, a spokeswoman said on request. The Branmdursache is not yet known. A technical defect was not excluded at first. The exact search will begin only on Monday, when the rooms have cooled, it said in the police headquarters. (BC)


Arrest – Police grabs by arrest warrant

During a check, a 42-year-old was arrested in Eberswalde by patrolmen. As reported by the police headquarters East in Frstenwalde on Sunday, the man was wanted by the prosecutor Eberswalde by warrant. He had previously been fined. On Sunday, the man should be taken to a correctional facility. (AP)


Fire extinguished on recycling yard

The fire on the site of a recycling plant near Cottbus has been largely extinguished. The mission should be completed at 13.00 clock, as a fire spokesman in Cottbus said on Sunday. The pile of rubbish was further pulled apart in the morning, last smoldering fires were eliminated. The federal highway 97, near which the plant is located, has been open since Sunday morning for traffic, the spokesman said.

From early Saturday afternoon, commercial waste had been fired on the grounds of the plant. The fire department was with 107 emergency services and 38 vehicles in use. The city of Forst (Spree-Neisse) was temporarily without electricity because of the fire service on Saturday afternoon and during the night. Because of spray, which fell down on a high-voltage mast, the power supply was temporarily shut down for safety reasons. The cause of fire was unclear for the moment. A company spokesman said the fire was discovered while dumping the waste. “Self-ignition is not uncommon among unsorted garbage,” he speculated. (AP)


Man drops beverage market with firearm

A man has ambushed a beverage market in Berlin-Marzahn and threatened an employee with a firearm. The stranger appeared on Saturday evening just before closing time in the market on the avenue of cosmonauts, the police said on Sunday. He pulled the gun and demanded money from a 68-year-old employee. The robber reached into the open cash register and then fled unrecognized with the loot. The market employee remained unhurt. (AP)


Serious accident – Senior suffered head injuries

In a traffic accident yesterday at noon on Saturday a senior citizen was seriously injured. An 88-year-old man drove backwards from his parking bay at 12.50 in the street Am Schlachtensee with his BMW and lost control of his vehicle for reasons unknown until now. He first bumped into a parked Toyota and pushed this against a VW. Probably frightened by the accelerated 88-year-old and pushed backward against the 81-year-old woman who stood there. The elderly woman crashed and was pushed through the rear of the BMW under a Toyota, where the BMW finally came to a halt. The 81-year-old suffered severe head injuries and was taken to a hospital by rescue workers. (BC)

April 13th


Mercedes rams police car – three injured officials

Policemen pick up the accident between a car and an ambulance at a crossroads of Karl-Marx-Allee.

Policemen pick up the accident between a car and an ambulance at a crossroads of Karl-Marx-Allee.



Three civil servants were injured in a traffic accident involving a police car in Berlin-Friedrichshain. According to the police, two policemen were on Saturday for a mission on the Bersarinplatz in a patrol car with blue lights and beeping sound. From there, a drunken, helpless person had been reported who had obviously been walking around the tram tracks disoriented, a spokesman said.

Then the two cars collided at the corner of Frankfurter Allee and Warschauer Strasse. The cause of the accident is still unclear hours later, as a spokesman said.

The two policemen from the patrol car were taken to a hospital. A colleague remained stationary to observe there, the second was already released, it was said in the afternoon. A third colleague was easily injured in the rescue work by a glass splinter on the eye. After outpatient treatment, he could continue his service.

Both cars were severely damaged in the collision. The police car tipped on the passenger side. The two inmates of the other involved car had remained unhurt, it was said. (AP)


Tourists show Hitler salute in front of the Reichstag

Two men showed the Hitler salute on Friday evening. At around 7 pm, two police officers were noticed by two men in Scheidemannstrae. The two took turns taking turns at the junction Scheidemannstrae / Simsonweg, with the Reichstag building as background, and showed the Hitler salute.

They photographed each other. The staff arrested the two 27- and 40-year-old tourists and alerted emergency services. Then they were released again. The police state security of the state criminal investigation office determines because of using license plates of unconstitutional organizations. (BC)


Woman loses control over car – collision with car

Frontal collision at Falkenseer Platz in Spandau.

Frontal collision at Falkenseer Platz in Spandau.


Morris Pudwell

Late on Friday evening, around 23:50 clock, it came on the German road to a serious accident. A 46-year-old drove towards Germanenplatz and lost control of her vehicle. She collided with a parked car. The vehicle overturned. In addition to the woman, her 13-year-old passenger was injured. The ambulance service provided both. The fire brigade thoroughly cleaned the scene of the accident, as supplies had previously leaked. (BC)


Car is stuck in the track bed – Elaborate recovery necessary

Car in the track bed

The pickup truck landed in the track bed of the tram on Weienseer Weg.


Morris Pudwell

In the early morning of Saturday, a motorist drove the Torstrasse and came off the road. The vehicle landed in the track bed of the tram at the height of Christinenstrae. Tram was limited in traffic as a result of the accident. The rescue by the fire department took more than an hour. The cause of the accident is the subject of ongoing investigations. (BC)


Handle the cash register – men raid discounters

At 8:30 pm, two men were working at the discount store on Alley of Cosmonauts at the cash register. While one of the two paid for two soda cans, his accomplice reached into the open cash register. The 33-year-old employee wanted to close the cash register quickly, but was pushed aside by the one man who had previously paid. Subsequently, the robbers fled with the obtained booty. The cashier was slightly injured. (BC)


Mercedes collides head-on with a taxi – a seriously injured

Friday night, a serious traffic accident occurred in Moabit. Shortly after midnight, a 39-year-old Mercedes driver driving on Lehrter Strae got into oncoming traffic. A taxi driver on the Lehrter Strae in the direction of Invalidenstrae collided head-on with the Mercedes. Rescue workers brought the seriously injured Mercedes driver to a hospital. The 33-year-old taxi driver was not injured, a 79-year-old woman, who was sitting in the taxi as a passenger, had to be treated in a hospital. Both vehicles were badly damaged. In the accident investigation it turned out that the seriously injured is not in possession of a valid driving license and also suspected that he was under the influence of narcotic drugs. (BC)


82-year-old seriously injured in accident

In a traffic accident on the night of Saturday, a woman was seriously injured. A 22-year-old Mercedes driver drove around 1.30 clock the Bismarckstrae in the direction of Spandau. He is said to have crossed the traffic lights at the intersection Kaiser-Friedrich-Strae by red light. There he collided with a coming from the left Toyota. Both inmates of the Toyota were injured, the motorist, a 78-year-old man, slightly on the leg, the 82-year-old co-driver was hospitalized for treatment. The young driver had to hand in his driver’s license as a breath alcohol test turned out positive, a blood collection at a detention center followed. (BC)

12. April


Pedestrian runs over the road and is approached

A 30-year-old female pedestrian arrived in Kpenick on Friday morning and was seriously injured. The police reportedly told the police that the woman was said to have run into red over the carriageway of Mggelheimer Strae around 8:05 am. A 44-year-old, who was traveling in the direction of Mggelheimer Damm with her VW Multi Van, could not brake in time and seized the pedestrian. Rescue workers of the fire brigade took the injured to a hospital for inpatient treatment. Mggelheimer Strae had to remain closed until 10.30. (BC)


Man stabbed at drug purchase

In a drug purchase in the night to Friday, a man was injured by knife wounds. According to recent investigations, a 44-year-old met shortly before midnight in a restaurant on Mainzer Strae with another man to buy from this drug. In the course of the conversation, there were quarrels between the two men, so they were expelled from the pub. In front of the restaurant the quarrel then escalated and the stranger stabbed the 44-year-old with a knife in the thigh. Subsequently, the culprit fled towards the airport road. Alerted paramedics brought the injured person to a clinic for outpatient treatment. (Tc)


Train derailed at the station

After Friday morning derailed a regional train shortly before the train station Joachimsthal, the Federal Police now investigate because of endangering the rail traffic. Around 8:50 clock announced the emergency control center of Deutsche Bahn AG the derailment of the RB 61357 on the drive from Eberswalde to Templin. In the train of Niederbarnimer Eisenbahn AG were two travelers, the driver and two account managers. According to current findings, nobody was injured. The cause of the accident is part of further investigations by the Federal Police. (BC)


Anti-Semitic cries – Islamist arrested

A man is said to have made anti-Semitic remarks on Thursday afternoon in Mitte. Shortly before 16 o’clock a 20-year-old ran along the platform of the subway station Alexanderplatz, line U5, and is said to have made loud anti-Semitic remarks, accompanied by Islamic prayer calls. Two witnesses arrested the man and alerted the police. The task forces took the 20-year-old into custody, where he was released after a detection service treatment. The police state protection at the state criminal investigation determined. (Tc)


Woman threatened Islamophobic

A woman was threatened on Thursday evening in Friedrichshagen. According to statements, around 6:20 pm, a 24-year-old stood at the cash register of a supermarket on the Frstenwalder Damm when she was stabbed in the back by an unknown man. Shortly thereafter, he threatened Islamophobic and fled. The woman suffered a minor injury, but refuses medical treatment. The police state protection at the State Criminal Police Office has taken over the further investigation. (Tc)


Cars and garages in flames

Large deployment for the Berlin fire department. On Thursday evening, several vehicles caught fire in the Bttgerstrae in Gesundbrunnen. The fire department was with 34 vehicles and about 70 forces in use. Strong smoke obstructed the forces. The control center of the fire department itself reported on Twitter from a widely visible column of smoke. Residents in the area were told to keep doors and windows closed. In the meantime, the danger was over, it was said Friday morning. The firefighting took about six hours. Accordingly, a large property damage arose. The police initially assumed a technical defect. According to the firefighters, nobody was injured in the fire. (BLZ / dpa)

11 April


Attack in S-Bahn: Man beats 85-year-old with a fist in the face

A 46-year-old has hit a senior in a train of the S -Bahn suddenly with a fist in the face. The 85-year-old suffered in the attack on Wednesday afternoon at the station Adlershof skin abrasions and swelling in the face, as the federal police announced on Thursday. The attacker was arrested on the spot.
According to first findings, the two sat in the same seating group. When the woman wanted to get out, the suspect rose and struck. What moved him to the act was not known at first. The police are looking for witnesses. (AP)


Postbus collides with train – driver seriously injured

The 31-year-old driver of a post electric car was seriously injured in a collision with a train in Neuhausen near Pritzwalk on Thursday evening. The accident in western Brandenburg occurred at an unrestricted level crossing, as a spokesman for the situation service of the Brandenburg police headquarters said. Other people were not injured. Information on the exact location of the accident was not yet available. The man was taken to hospital. (Dpa)


Police are looking for witnesses to attack on Alexanderplatz

The Federal Police Berlin is looking for witnesses to a violent crime at S-Bahn station Alexanderplatz. A stranger had argued on Wednesday afternoon with another traveler in a S-Bahn, the authority said on Thursday. When the two got out at Alexanderplatz, the perpetrator, according to the police, attacked the 60-year-old Cuban with a bagful of glass bottles. The victim suffered a laceration on his head and was taken to a hospital. Whether a xenophobic motive exists, is still state of the investigation, as a spokesman said. (Dpa)


Rear-end collision with A10 with six vehicles and four injured

In a rear-end crash on the A10 with a total of six vehicles on Thursday, four people were injured. An empty semitrailer was driven at a jam end near the junction Ferch (Potsdam-Mittelmark) on a truck in front, as the police said. The accident in the direction of the Potsdam motorway interchange triggered a collision where five semitrailer trucks and one van collided.

The drivers of the first four trucks involved in the accident were taken to the hospital by ambulance. Three of the trucks have to be recovered by towing service, police say. The mission continued late Thursday afternoon. There were oil and diesel leaked, said a police spokesman on request. Three of the four lanes in the accident area had to be blocked. (AP)


Torstrae released again

After a fire in Torstrasse in the middle of Thursday afternoon, the operation is now completed. The Torstrae is released again. The traffic jams in the surrounding street would dissolve slowly, informed the traffic information center Berlin.

The fire in a cellar had previously injured a person. He was taken to hospital by the smoke-inhaled emergency services. (Tc)


Protests at the airport: Police investigate against taxi driver

After friction during the taxi protests, the Berlin police determined because of breach of the peace and violation of the law of assembly. In the area of the airport Tegel it came on Wednesday to arguments, said a police spokesman on Thursday. How many taxi drivers and employees of competing companies were involved, would still be determined. Unknown would also have burned pyrotechnics, it said. Details were initially unknown. (AP)


Car driver drives two toddlers and flees on foot

Two small children were hit in Kreuzberg by an unknown driver and slightly injured. On Wednesday afternoon, the man drove his vehicle into a backyard in the Bergfriedstrasse and grazed a pram there by a three-year-old boy sat. This was announced by the police on Thursday. Accordingly, it came to the fall, however, the result of the boy injured easily on the head. A five-year-old girl pushing the stroller suffered slight leg injuries. Both children were treated on the spot and later handed over to the parents. Previously, police officers were watching the stranger on Kottbusser Strasse. He drove at excessive speed into the Ritterstrasse and then into the Bergfriedstrasse. There he left the car and fled on foot.

In the evening, witnesses witness how unknown persons at Kleistpark Underground Station in Schneberg climbed onto the back of a towing vehicle, unlocked the accident car and stole something out of the car. Whether the unknown is the cause of the accident still has to be determined. However, a connection between both incidents is not excluded. (AP)


20-year-old proposes policeman

A policeman was attacked by a man on Wednesday evening at a mission in Rahnsdorf. A 50-year-old woman had called the police to a property on Mggelspreeweg because she had quarreled with her partner. Out of fear of being attacked, the woman wanted to leave the shared apartment. Because it should not come to an escalation, she called the police for help, the police said on Thursday. Just as she was about to leave the property with her dog, her 20-year-old son stood in the way and wanted to stop her. A police officer told him several times to clear the way. Since this did not respond, the officer grabbed the 20-year-olds on the upper arm to pull him away from the garden gate. The young man is said to have then pulled out of the handle and beaten the police commissioner. Then he should have detained the official. The policeman brought the attacker to the ground and handcuffed him. The 20-year-old should have repeatedly insulted the police. When falling to the ground, the 20-year-old and the police commissioner injured easily. After identifying his personal details, the son was released. He may want to seek medical treatment himself. The police commissioner was able to continue his service. (Tc)


Burglar climbs on balcony

A burglar was caught in the middle of Thursday night in the middle of a break-in on a balcony. Witnesses watched the man around 9:30 pm as he climbed onto the first-floor balcony of an apartment on Heinrich-Heine-Strasse. Then he should have broken the balcony door and have penetrated into the apartment. The witnesses alerted the police. When the forces arrived, the suspected burglar fled the kitchen window. However, the officers arrested the man nearby. With him they found prey from the apartment and burglary tool. They then took him to a detention center. (Tc)


Truck driver detects cyclist while reversing

In a traffic accident in Neuklln on Wednesday evening a female cyclist was seriously injured. A 28-year-old truck driver was traveling at 18.30 clock on the Kirchhofstrae in the direction Schierker road. He overtook a 64-year-old woman who also cycled on Kirchhofstrae on a bicycle. A few yards away the truck stopped and let his passenger out. The 64-year-old stopped behind the truck because she could not drive past the truck on the left because of oncoming traffic. The truck driver should then have engaged the reverse gear and reset. He was said to have stumbled against the woman’s bicycle with her rear end, which fell as a result and injured herself badly on the head and on one hand. Alerted rescue workers took her to a hospital for inpatient treatment. (Tc)

10th of April


Police arrest 35-year-olds after attacking sleeping homeless people

Investigations on Tuesday night at 11.30 pm led to the arrest of an urgent suspect. The 35-year-old Pole was arrested by civilians in Georgenstrae. He is said to have attacked and seriously injured a 38-year-old sleeping homeless on April 2, 2019. The man suffered severe head injuries and broken arms. He is still in the hospital.

The urgent suspect came on Wednesday in front of an investigating judge, who issued a warrant for dangerous bodily injury. The further investigations of the 8th homicide commission continue. After the interim investigation of the police state security at the State Criminal Police Office, the 8th homicide commission has taken over the further investigation in the case. (BC)


Cyclist injured hard when escaping from police

A cyclist has badly injured his head while escaping a police officer. As the police announced on Wednesday, the 29-year-old had crossed a red traffic light at the intersection Hallesches Ufer and Wilhelmstrasse on Tuesday afternoon. When officials wanted to control him, he cycled away. A police officer pursued the man on a motorcycle and asked him to stop. According to the police, the cyclist finally came off the sidewalk in the Kreuzbergstrae without any external interference and came into contact with a street tree. He had to be taken to a hospital. (Dpa)


Unknown damage cars of a housing company

Unknown persons have damaged two cars of a housing company in Britz and provided them with political logos. The perpetrators hit in the night on Wednesday a disc, damaged a driver’s door and smeared with paint the letters “Expropriate” and “No return with rent” on the cars. On one of the cars were symbols of Antifa detect, as a spokeswoman for the police announced on Wednesday. The police state protection at the State Criminal Police Office has taken over the investigation. (AP)


Shots from balcony

A 59-year-old has delivered on Tuesday at 15 clock several shots from a gas pressure gun. The man is said to have fired several times in the Michael Bean Ring from the balcony of his apartment. A projectile hit a 45-year-old passers-by, who had seen the alleged shooter standing on the balcony shortly afterwards and alerted the police.

The area around the house was initially closed off for security reasons. Special forces of the state criminal police then penetrated into the apartment of the suspect. The 59-year-old was temporarily arrested and released after a detective mission.

In the apartment were loud police also two deterrent guns and two decorative weapons. All weapons and the small gun license of the suspect were confiscated. (Tc)


Run over elderly woman

A pedestrian suffered serious injuries in a traffic accident on Tuesday in Fennpfuhl. According to current findings, the 76-year-old crossed the lane of Storkower Strae at 15:45 at a pedestrian crossing. Here, the woman was caught by the jaguar of a 41-year-old, who was traveling on the Storkower road towards Mllendorffstrae.

The elderly woman suffered a head injury and was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. The Police Directorate 6 carries out the further investigation of the accident. (Tc)


Masked robbery supermarket – Four people easily injured

Four people were slightly injured in a supermarket robbery in Berlin-Neuklln. On Tuesday night, four masked men threatened the cashier of the business in the Silbersteinstrae with a knife and demanded the revenue, as the police announced. Subsequently, the robbers sprayed accordingly irritating gas. The 31-year-old clerk, a security guard and two clients suffered eye and respiratory irritation. The injured were treated. The perpetrators fled unrecognized with their prey. The amount of booty made the police no information. (AP)

Prenzlauer Berg

Man needs to be revived after apartment fire

In a house fire in Prenzlauer Berg, a man was seriously injured. The 59-year-old tenant of the apartment was rescued by the Berlin fire department on Tuesday evening and reanimated on site, as a fire spokesman announced on Wednesday. The injured man was found unconscious in the bedroom and taken to a special clinic after resuscitation. All other residents of the house on Aalesunder Strae were able to move to safety on their own and remained uninjured.

Before 19.15 clock fixtures burned in the kitchen of the apartment in the rear building of a five-story residential building. The fire department was on site with 26 forces. The fire could be extinguished and a spread of the flames prevented. Why the objects caught fire was still unclear. A fire department determined. (AP)

9th April


Jogger caught by car – seriously injured

In a traffic accident in Zehlendorf on Tuesday morning a woman was seriously injured. According to police, the jogger at height Clauertstrae / Knigsweg was captured by an 82-year-old Opel driver, as she was crossing the pedestrian crossing in the direction of Wannsee. Alerted rescue workers, including an ambulance, took care of the 30-year-old and took her to a hospital for inpatient treatment. The driver was unhurt. (BC)

Frankfurt (Oder)

Package with pyrotechnics causes police deployment at Viadrina College

Frankfurt (Oder) (dpa / bb) – A packet with prohibited pyrotechnics has triggered a police operation on Tuesday at the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder). The parcel had appeared in the post office in an administration building of the university. The police did not rule out that it could be a dangerous object.
Employees and teachers had to leave the building, where the library and the post office are located, in the afternoon as a precautionary measure. Specialists of the State Office of Criminal Investigation (LKA) examined the 30 by 50 centimeters large packet, which was covered with adhesive tape. They found that there was pyrotechnics from Poland in it, as a police spokesman said on Tuesday evening. It is now being investigated for violating the Explosives Act, as the gunmen are not allowed in Germany. Immediate danger no longer existed according to the police.

The closure of the university administrative building has since been lifted. Who sent the package and for what purpose, that must be found out now, said the spokesman. The LKA has taken over the further investigation. (Dpa)


Beaten with blackjacks

In Spandau district Wilhelmstadt on Monday evening, a dispute in an apartment escalated. According to the police, two men had met in a house on Schmidt-Knobelsdorf-Strasse and drank together. Suddenly there was a dispute between the 41-year-old tenant and his casual acquaintance, of whom he knows only the first name. What it was in the dispute, so far unclear. The well-known guest should then have hit the tenant with a so-called blackjack in the face. Then the 41-year-old had gone off with a knife on the acquaintance and added stab wounds in his upper body. Subsequently, the man fled with stab wounds from the apartment. A neighbor alerted the police and fire department. The 41-year-old came to a clinic with severe facial injuries. The police are investigating. (Tc)


Policewoman attacked

In Kreuzberg police officers were attacked on Monday night. At around 8.30pm, a security guard alerted the police to the supermarket in Wrangelstrasse. There he got into a dispute with a 44-year-old drunk, because he had a ban on the market. The 44-year-old threatened the officials and did not want to follow the dismissal. When the policewoman and policeman wanted to escort him out of the shop, the man was beating wildly. Rescue workers were able to arrest the man in which he had to undergo a blood collection and identification service before being released. A policewoman suffered injuries to the head, knee and hand during the attack and could not continue her service. Her colleague was injured in the forearm but remained on duty. Against the 44-year-old is now being investigated for assault. (Tc)


Robbery victim injured

A 20-year-old was severely injured in an attempted robbery theft in Kreuzberg more than a week ago. When the 20-year-old was released from hospital, he filed a complaint. Accordingly, he was beaten on April 1, 2019 at 19.30 clock by a stranger in the park on Gleisdreieck. Before the crime, he sat with two friends on a staircase. Then a group of young men tried to steal his backpack and cell phone. One of the perpetrators attacked the 20-year-old abruptly and hit him several times with his fist in the face. He did not let go of the young man until as pedestrians intervened. The group fled. The victim suffered severe facial injuries. One of his companions, a 19-year-old, suffered a hematoma after receiving a punch. (Tc)


Brand in restaurant

In the early morning hours, a fire broke out in a restaurant in New Heligoland. The fire brigade is currently in action with 60 forces. One could rescue four persons from the building, communicated a speaker. The fire was under control in the early morning, it said. Nevertheless, the forces are still on site. At first it was said that the burning building is the traditional restaurant Neu-Helgoland. However, this is not the case. Instead, it should be an Italian restaurant. (Tc)


Man hits car against tree and dies

Raid on the Kurfrstendamm

The police in the raid on the Kurfrstendamm.


Morris Pudwell

In a traffic accident near Langewahl (Oder-Spree district) a man died. The 26-year-old came with his car on the local road between Langewahl and Streitberg from the road and crashed into a tree, as a spokesman for the police said. The man died at night on Tuesday at the scene of the accident. Why the driver got off the road with his car was initially unclear. (AP)


Roof of a residential arbor in flames

In Berlin-Rudow, the roof of a large residential arbor has gone up in flames. The fire broke out early Tuesday morning in a garden on Rhodelnderweg, as a spokesman for the fire department announced. Around 30 forces were in place to extinguish the fire. A spread of the flames on other buildings could be prevented. Nobody got hurt. The cause of the fire was initially unknown. (Dpa)

April 8th


Car driver opens door suddenly – cyclists seriously injured

In an accident in Schmargendorf a cyclist was seriously injured on Monday afternoon. As the police announced, the 50-year-old was riding his mountain bike shortly before 16 o’clock in the direction of Kolberger Platz on Friedrichshaller Strasse, when suddenly behind the Cunostrae a 62-year-old female driver opened the door of her Ford, he drove against this and then crashed. Rescuers initially provided the cyclist with the bicycle and then took him to a hospital for inpatient treatment. (BC)

Royal Reetz

Unknown steal roof sheets and get stuck

Unlike planned, it has run for unknown offenders in Royal Reetz (district Mrkisch Oderland) who wanted to steal roof sheets from a construction site. For them on the Oder dam was once over, because their vehicle drove there with 40 stolen sheets firmly, as the police announced. Traces revealed then that the thieves had to unload the roof sheets again in order to continue driving. The police secured further traces and informed the owner of the roof panels. The investigation continues. (AP)


52-year-old violently injured in fighting in Teltow

In a fight of two men in a workers’ accommodation in Teltow (Potsdam-Mittelmark), a 52-year-old has been critically injured. Arrest warrant was issued against the 30-year-old suspect. He was provisionally arrested and taken to a detention center, as the police in Brandenburg announced on Monday. The man is said to have smashed the 52-year-old on Saturday night with a square wood on the head. This came to a hospital for treatment. The cause of the dispute is still unknown. The murder commission determined. (AP)


Police car involved in accident

A police car driving in a blue light has been involved in a traffic accident in Spandau. According to the police drove the group car on Sunday evening with switched on blue light and siren the Seegefelder road in the direction of Borkzeile. At 19.30 o’clock he should be retracted at red in the crossing area Seegefelder road / Galenstrae / Am station Spandau. He collided with a Mercedes. The 73-year-old driver was at this time in the Galen road towards Brunsbtteler dam on the way. In the collision, two police officers were slightly injured and taken to a hospital for outpatient treatment. The driver was unhurt. (Tc)


Wirt is said to have shown Hitler salute

In Charlottenburg, police arrested a pub innkeeper on Sunday evening after insulting and showing the Hitler salute. According to witness statements, the 54-year-old is said to have fallen into an argument with xenophobic and anti-Semitic people at around 8:40 pm in the Zillestrasse pub with two guests, both 56 years old. Afterwards he should have raised his right arm to the Hitler salute and spit on a guest. Policemen arrested the drunken man and took him to a detention center for blood sampling. (Tc)


Masked men threaten firearm

Two masked men have threatened a 35-year-old with a firearm in Berlin-Marzahn. The duo demanded money on Sunday afternoon on the avenue of cosmonauts as well as a mobile phone from the man, as a spokeswoman for the police said on Monday morning. When a passerby ran past, but the robbers had taken flight, it was said. The 35-year-old suffered a shock. (AP)


Unknown kindle car

Unknown people have lit a car in Berlin-Tempelhof. The car was almost completely destroyed in the fire in the Teilestrae corner Rohdestrae, as a spokeswoman for the police said. Accordingly, a passing motorist noticed the fire in the night to Monday. The police assume arson. (Dpa)


509 road accidents at the weekend in Brandenburg

The police counted 509 traffic accidents in Brandenburg at the weekend. 103 people were injured, said a spokesman for the situation center in Potsdam on Monday morning. No one was killed. In 76 of the 509 accidents there were injured. In 433 accidents caused property damage. (Dpa)

7th of April


Biker seriously injured

A 71 year old cyclist was seriously injured in an accident on Sunday morning. The seniors was on the Magistratsweg in Berlin-Staaken when she collided with a car and crashed. She suffered a severe shoulder injury.

As the police announced, it is still unclear whether the cyclist has driven into the holding car or the 28-year-old female driver had overlooked the elderly woman when reversing, since the statements of the participating start differ from each other. (BC)


Kellerbrand: Fire brigade saves children and dogs

In a fire in an apartment building on Sonnenallee in Berlin-Neuklln, the fire brigade rescued several people on Sunday, including children. No one was injured, according to initial findings, as a spokesman said. The fire department was alerted shortly before 14 o’clock and moved out with 50 forces. Dogs were also rescued. The fire had broken out in the cellar. (AP)


Infant seriously injured in accident

On Saturday night, a baby was seriously injured in a traffic accident in Wedding. According to police drove a 56-year-old truck driver at 19 o’clock out of town on the left lane of Mllerstrae in Wedding. Subsequently, the truck should have turned into the barefoot road and thereby overlooked an oncoming and entitled Peugeot eligible.

In the car was next to the 31-year-old driver and a four-month-old infant in the passenger seat. The 31-year-old could not prevent a collision and drove head-on into the turning truck. This triggered the airbags in the car, which also met the lying in a baby carrier infant in the passenger seat and injured.

His mother, sitting behind the wheel, also had headache and neck pain. Both were taken to hospital for inpatient treatment. The truck driver was unhurt. (Tc)


Accident in illegal car racing

In the night to Sunday it came in Tempelhof to a traffic accident during an illegal car race. According to previous findings drove a 39-year-old taxi driver against 23.50 clock on the left lane of the city highway A100 in the south. At the height of the exit Alboinstrae he could see, according to police in the rearview mirror, how a Mercedes and a Renault approached with excessive speed. The Renault drove past on the right of the 39-year-olds, the Mercedes, however, rammed the taxi from behind.

This caused it to spin, bounced first to the left guardrail, was thrown back and finally came to a halt on the right guardrail. The Mercedes and the Renault then fled at high speed from accident scene. The taxi driver suffered head and neck pain from the accident, but did not need to be treated first.

In the course of further investigations, the Mercedes was detected in Tatortnhe. The car and driver’s license of the 26-year-old driver were confiscated. (Tc)


Police prevent mass brawl

Civil servants of Section 11 discovered in Tegel on Sunday night that two groups of 20 to 30 people were rallying in front of the halls at Borsigturm and were apparently close to attacking each other. A man, armed with a baseball bat, built himself menacingly in front of the other persons.

When the police and policemen intervened with nachalarmierten forces, removed a large part of the two groups from the place. The officers took the personal details of two 20- and 30-year-old men who did not want to comment on the background. The investigation continues. (Tc)


Attacks on police after squatting

Brand Garden Rudow

In Rudow it burned in a garden plot.



On the edge of the demonstration against rent increases and repression on Saturday afternoon, several people have invaded a vacant store in the Wrangelstrae in Berlin-Kreuzberg. They declared the building occupied. When the police cleared the store shortly thereafter, there were isolated squabbles with the approximately 300 predominantly left-autonomous sympathizers of the occupants.

The forces were also thrown at bottles. Three persons were temporarily arrested. (Tc)

6th of April


Woman chases away robbers

In Marzahn, a woman killed two robbers cold on Saturday night. The 49-year-old waited for a tram at 1.50 in Landsberger Allee when two young people approached her, according to the police. One of them pulled a cloth over his mouth and nose, threatened the woman with a pistol and demanded her purse called.

The woman then said that she did not have any money, whereupon the young people demanded their mobile phone. Instead of responding to this demand, the woman picked up the phone and told the bewildered robbers to alert the police. The perpetrators then escaped unrecognized. (Tc)


Pedestrian goes over red and gets hit

A pedestrian suffered serious injury at night on Saturday, when he was hit by a car in Friedrichshain. According to current findings, the 27-year-old crossed the Frankfurter Allee around 9 pm at the height of a pedestrian crossing. According to witnesses, the pedestrian traffic light should have already shown red. A 23-year-old captured the man with his vehicle. The pedestrian hit the windshield and was thrown onto the road. (Tc)


Man beaten up at doner kebab

In Kreuzberg there was a dangerous bodily injury during the night on Saturday. According to witness statements, a 21-year-old was at 2.30 o’clock in the queue of a doner snack on Mehringdamm, when he was hit suddenly by two men with fists in the face.

As the victim then went to the ground, the two perpetrators are said to have continued to kick the 21-year-old, according to the police. Only intervened as witnesses, the two men are said to have fled. The injured party was taken to the hospital with head and face injuries. (Tc)


Bicycle robber beat his victim

On Friday, police section 32 officers arrested a 39-year-old robber in the center. According to recent findings, a 45-year-old man was around 17:30 clock with his bike on the Alexanderplatz been traveling when he was asked by the alleged perpetrator, his bike out.

When the recipient of the request did not come, the 39-year-old should have struck him with his fists in the face. When the cyclist then went to the ground, the offender should also have kicked him with his feet against the head. Only by the intervention of two passers-by of the 39-year-old from the cyclist. The robber was arrested. (Tc)

April 5th


160 officers control hookah bars

The Berlin police on Friday evening in a large operation controlled hookah bars in the district Wedding. Around 160 officers are on duty, the police said on Twitter.

The restaurants are “partly as a Rocker meeting point,” it said. The action was supported by the customs, the regulatory office, the environmental office and the health department. During the operation also several vehicles were controlled in Wedding. (BLZ / dpa)


Detected when turning left of car: scooter driver seriously injured

A scooter driver was seriously injured in an accident in Berlin-Gesundbrunnen on Friday morning. A motorist had captured the 65-year-old when turning left, police said.

The 30-year-old was driving his Honda Civic on Brunnenstrae in the direction of Rosenthaler Platz. Then he turned left into Bernauer Strasse and caught the oncoming 65-year-old scooter driver with his car.

The motorist remained unharmed, the scooter driver suffered a cervical fracture and had to be driven with an ambulance of the Berlin Fire Department in a hospital. (BC)

Tegel Airport

Passenger makes resistance after dismissal

Without a valid passport and US visa, a 26-year-old Syrian wanted to check in for a flight to the United States. Now the police are investigating him for resisting law enforcement officials.

On Friday morning, the 26-year-old had tried to check in for a flight to Newark. However, the man who came to Germany in November 2015 as a refugee, could only show a residence permit for the federal territory. “He did not comply with the demands of the dispatch staff to leave the departure area. He blocked the clearance, “said a spokesman for the Federal Police. Even a dismissal, the federal police appealed to him, the 26-year-old has made no consequence. Therefore, the police took the man to the office.

In doing so, the Syrian tried several times violently to break out of the holding grip of the officials and knocked his elbows in the direction of the emergency services, said the authorities spokesman. (LAD).


After chase: man shoots at moving car

A car driver has tracked another driver in Straupitz in the Spreewald and shot with a rifle at his vehicle. The 52-year-old had been in a mental state of emergency, said police and prosecutors on Friday. The projectile had hit the car of the 42-year-old man, who was slightly injured. The background of the act were initially unclear. After the provisional arrest ordered the district court Lbben at the request of the public prosecutor Cottbus that the 52-year-old comes to a psychiatric specialist clinic.

The man was reportedly arrested on the night of Wednesday, according to police. After the pursuit he had initially lost the other motorist in Staupitz. When he saw the vehicle again, he shot it at least once. Both men are according to investigators not in a relationship to each other. The alleged shooter lives in Straupitz, his victim nearby. The officers found in the search of the property of the 52-year-old several firearms and ammunition, later more weapons and dangerous items. (AP)


Drunk man beats on bus driver

A drunk attacked a bus driver in Kpenick on Friday morning. According to the police, a witness contacted the bus driver because there was an alcoholic man lying on the floor in the back of the bus. The 44-year-old bus driver went with the witness to the drunk and addressed this. When that showed no effect, the bus driver shook the man, whereupon he jumped up and immediately slammed. To protect himself from further attacks, the driver left the bus. The bat followed him and tried to enter. Then he fled towards Grnauer Strasse. Officers of Section 65 put him in Glienicker Street. The bus driver was slightly injured by the attack. (Tc)


Unknown beat up suburban passenger on railway station

At the S-Bahn station Berlin-Buch, strangers beat a passenger on Thursday evening. According to the Federal Police he was mobbed against 22 clock initially in a train on the line S2. After the 29-year-old had dropped out, the perpetrators hit him on the platform to the ground and kicked him there. The platoon commander of an incoming S-Bahn called the police and walked in himself. The two perpetrators escaped unrecognized. The 29-year-old suffered facial bruises and had to be treated in the hospital on an outpatient basis. The federal police are now looking for more witnesses to the crime. (Tc)


Drunkard throws traveler with beer bottles

At the Beusselstrae S-Bahn station, federal police arrested a drunk who had attacked another with bottle-throwing. At about 9 pm on Thursday he threw a beer bottle at the back of a traveler’s head. A second litter could be prevented by a witness. This held the 37-year-old aggressor until the arrival of alarmed federal police. Meanwhile, the attacked man left the station. In the provisional arrest, the attacker insulted one of the officials and showed him the middle finger several times. In the homeless man, the breath alcohol test gave a value of 2.5 per thousand. (Tc)


Police resolve twelve apartment burglaries

The police have apparently cleared twelve flat burglaries in Berlin. On Friday morning, civilian convicts arrested a 35-year-old suspect in Neuklln. Police reported that at 3:30 am a resident of Pflgerstrae called the police and reported an attempted burglary to his home. Upon leaving the house, the alleged burglar was arrested. During the search of the man and his home in Rudow, the police found several stolen items that they could assign to earlier burglaries, including a cashbox and cash and money cards. Everything apparently comes from the nocturnal forays of the man. According to current investigations, the officials assume that the alleged burglar acted in Berlin. (Tc)


Again raid against organized crime

On the morning of Saturday, a Mercedes rammed a patrol car in Friedrichshain.

On the morning of Saturday, a Mercedes rammed a patrol car in Friedrichshain.


Morris Pudwell

Once again, the Berlin authorities in the district of Neuklln have taken a major step against organized crime. On Thursday evening, there have been searches and controls in several Neuklln restaurants, said a spokeswoman for the police on Friday. Thus, the searches are related to criminal clans. Further details were not known at first. Already a week ago, there had been several controls, including in hookah bars in Neukllner sun avenue. (AP)


Series of right-wing threatening mails – suspect identified

After a nationwide series of threatening letters with right-wing extremist content, the police has identified a suspected man from Schleswig-Holstein. The police and prosecutors in Berlin said on Friday. The man is under suspicion of being the author of numerous mails including bomb threats to courts and other facilities. The mails were partly signed with “National Socialist offensive”. They went accordingly to authorities in Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Baden-Wuerttemberg and Brandenburg. Now it is determined whether the man is also the author of another of the 200 threatening letters that are the subject of the investigation. (AP)


Bakeries invaded

Two bakeries were attacked on Thursday. The responsible Raubkommissariat of the police directorate 2 examines a possible connection. The employees remained unharmed except for a shock in both cases.

The first attack took place at 6:25. An unknown person entered the bakery business at Nennhauser Damm and initially spent himself as a customer. Even during the sales pitch, the unknown should have entered the Tresendurchgang, here have his jacket open, so that in the waistband a firearm came to light. He demanded revenue from the 52-year-old employee. This request was followed by the employee, then the unknown fled.

At 10:15 am, a stranger entered the bakery on Seegefelder Strasse. This time, the suspected robber pulled the gun out of his waistband and loaded it. The 59-year-old employee, however, refused to release the daily income. The man then left the shop without loot and initially fled on foot towards Schulzenstrae. The employee took up the chase and watched as the stranger got into a car and drove off. (BC)


Supermarket invaded

The target of a raid on Thursday evening was a supermarket on Stresemannstrasse. Three masked people are reported to have entered the shop around 9 pm and demanded the revenue by using a baton. The 25-year-old employee then opened the cash register and one of the robbers made use of this. Then the trio fled on foot over Hedemannstrae in the direction of Wilhelmstrasse. The employee remained unharmed to a horror. (BC)


Car is burning

In a vehicle fire in the night on Friday, passers-by prevented worse. Around 21.50 clock passing motorists noticed flames on a parked Audi and bravely intervened. According to her, they kicked the blast pack out of the wheelhouse and extinguished it. The Audi was slightly damaged in the rear right area. A fire department of the State Office of Criminal Investigation Berlin conducts the further investigation. (BC)


Gas station attacked

In a robbery on Thursday evening, the employee of a gas station remained unhurt. According to her, around 9:40 pm, a masked man unknown to her entered the sales room of the gas station in Gehrenseestrae and threatened her with a knife. He demanded the release of revenue. This request was followed by the employee. Then the criminal escaped. (BC)


Burning car

At about 0.35 am, a witness in the Friedrich-Olbricht dam noticed a firelight on a Mazda parked there and alerted the fire brigade. The first deletion attempts of the man were unsuccessful. The fire department could not prevent the VW Beetle completely burned out. An underlying Mazda was also affected. (BC)


Car cracker caught

After a car crash on Thursday night, a 43-year-old has been arrested. Around 9:30 pm, two attentive passersby observed two men struggling against a transporter parked at Mehringdamm. Then they took out of this various tools and loaded them into a provided Audi. As the observers made themselves aware, one of the two men fled. The second, a 43-year-old, they held until the arrival of alarmed police. The officers arrested the alleged car burglar. He was then transferred to police department 5 of the departmental police department. (BC)

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Anglers from Berlin capsize before Rgen and are saved

Two anglers from Berlin have capsized in the Baltic Sea between Stralsund and the island of Rgen with their pleasure craft and been rescued from the cold water. As a spokesman for the Stralsund water police said on Friday, the accident occurred on Thursday in Strelasund before Rgen, an arm of the Baltic Sea. The 54 and 56-year-old men from Berlin could be pulled by other anglers from the approximately 5 degrees cold water and brought with subcooling ashore. Your boat was recovered. Why the duo capsized is still unclear and will be investigated. In Strelasund many anglers are currently also from other federal states, among other things, because of the pegs on the way. (Dpa)


Kradfahrer dies after collision with a deer

A rider has been fatally injured in a collision with a deer on the main road near Bad Freienwalde (district Mrkisch-Oderland). As the police announced on Friday, the 41-year-old was on Thursday evening at 22:20 clock on the road B158 when he collided with the game. The man fell and contracted deadly injuries. He died a little later in the hospital. The exact accident was still unclear. (AP)

4. April


Mobile robbery ends in police custody

Civil servants from Police Section 51 arrested two young men in Friedrichshain on Thursday. Police reported that around 3 o’clock a 29-year-old alerted the police to the RAW compound in Revaler Street, where he was approached, harassed and knocked down by a 27-year-old group. His 22-year-old companion is said to have come to his aid, but was then threatened by a 17-year-old teenager with a knife. The two perpetrators stole a cell phone and initially escaped unrecognized. On the basis of a description of the person, the investigators arrested the two perpetrators in the vicinity and found their stolen smartphone. The officers took the two detainees to a detention center for identification. (Tc)


Woman attacks ticket inspector

On Wednesday morning security employees of the railway checked a 29-year-old without a valid ticket in a line S2 line. At the S-Bahn station Marienfelde they got out together with the Frenchwoman. According to the federal police tried the black woman driver to escape. She punched one of the ticket inspectors in the back of her pack and kicked her leg. The checker suffered scratches on her face. The Federal Police initiated a preliminary investigation against the woman for the elimination of benefits and dangerous bodily injury.


Thieves break through wall

The accident vehicle on the German road on late Friday evening in Altglienicke

The accident vehicle on the German road on late Friday evening in Altglienicke.


Morris Pudwell

In the night of Thursday unknown jewelery thieves broke through a wall between a caf and a jeweler’s shop at the Mllerstrasse corner of Seestrae in Berlin Wedding. The cafe is currently undergoing refurbishment and is therefore actually closed. Whether and how much the perpetrator has been captured is currently unknown. (Tc)


Tent was burning

In Schneberg burned the tent of a homeless man on Wednesday evening. The fire spread to a parked car next to it. At 8:20 pm, witnesses had seen the flames on the igloo tent in a public car park in Erfurter Strae / corner of Wexstrae. They tried to stifle the fire with a fire extinguisher. But the flames attacked an Opel, which was severely damaged. Alarmed firefighters finally extinguished the fire. Nobody got hurt. “The resident of the tent was not there and remained unknown,” says a police spokesman. A fire department determined. (Lex)


Gas station attacked

Two unknown men attacked a petrol station in Britz late Wednesday evening. At about 10 pm the two masked men entered the salesroom on the Grner Weg. They threatened the 45-year-old employee and 26-year-old customer with a pistol and a knife. The perpetrators demanded that the employee open the cash register. The 45-year-old came after, whereupon one of the robbers reached into the cash and pocketed the daily income. His accomplice, meanwhile, dropped cigarette packets and stowed them in a blanket he had brought. The men then fled to a car parked in the red tail trail and drove off. (Lex)


Locally attacked

Last night, a stranger attacked a restaurant in Gropiusstadt. At around 10.20 pm, a masked man entered the premises on Lipschitzallee and threatened a 35-year-old employee with a pistol and demanded money. The employee handed over his waiter wallet. Then the man left the store for a short time and came back with a crowbar. Now he tried to break slot machines, which he did not succeed. Before he made the escape, where he lost the waiter wallet, he still stole a guest’s money. The robber escaped with a moped in the direction of Lipschitzplatz. Nobody got hurt. (Lex)


Raser caught

Officers of the highway police caught a speeding machine late on Wednesday evening on the city highway in Britz. The Skoda driver was the police at 10:20 clock on the BAB 113 in the direction of north noticed because he was too fast. Instead of the allowed 80 km / h 146 km / h were measured. In addition, the racer should have changed all three driving stiffeners without using the turn signal. The officials stopped the 42-year-old Raser at Spthstrae. At the check, the plainclothes police found out that the man does not have a driver’s license. He had to continue on foot. (Lex)


Car bounces against lantern

On Wednesday afternoon, a Reinickendorf has overturned a motorist after he had collided with another vehicle. According to the police, around 16:30, a 21-year-old Nissan driver had turned off the Aroser Allee into Gotthardstrae. According to police, he is said to have overlooked a 35-year-old VW driver. At the intersection, both cars crashed together. The impact of the impact turned the car of the 35-year-old 180 degrees. The 21-year-old’s car tipped sideways and slid to a central island where it hit the roof against a lantern. Both drivers and the co-driver of the 35-year-old suffered serious injuries. Danger to life does not exist according to police. (Lex)

3rd of April


Aggressive dog bites into policewoman

During a deployment in Berlin-Reinickendorf, a policewoman was bitten several times by a dog on Wednesday afternoon and was slightly injured. The policewoman and her colleague were called to Reginhardstrasse because of a dispute over the dog. During the mission, a 19-year-old tried to get away with the Staffordshire mix. When the policewoman tried to prevent this, the dog bit her legs several times. After outpatient treatment in the hospital, the police superintendent left the service. The police investigate for negligent assault. (BC)


Backward moving pickup truck detects pedestrian

An 86-year-old pedestrian was hit by a pickup truck on Wednesday afternoon in Berlin-Reinickendorf and seriously injured. According to police, the lady behind a parked pickup truck in the Kapweg wanted to cross the road when a 48-year-old at the wheel of the van caught her in reversing. The elderly woman fell to the ground and contracted a fracture on her right leg. The seriously injured was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. (BC)


Right turn captures cyclists – 47-year-old seriously injured

A cyclist was caught on Wednesday morning by a right-turning driver and seriously injured. The 54-year-old drove with his Renault at 10 clock Hagenstrae in the direction of Fontanestrae. He missed the right-turning 47-year-old cyclist when turning right into the Knigsallee. With injuries to the spine and chest, the cyclist was taken to a hospital. (BC)


Cyclists seriously injured in accident

With serious injuries on Wednesday morning after a traffic accident a cyclist came to a hospital. Around 9:45 am, a 60-year-old taxi driver stopped at the right side of the road and the 53-year-old passenger opened the rear left-hand car door to leave the taxi. A 56-year-old cyclist, who at that time drove the fishing island, could no longer avoid the opened car door. He bounced against it and fell to the ground. He broke a finger and suffered a serious leg injury. (BC)


Police suspect shots on regional train

On the railway line at Treuenbrietzen (Potsdam Mittelmark) was allegedly shot on Tuesday afternoon on a regional train of the East German Railway (ODEG). The incident took place near the station, as the federal police announced on Wednesday.

At about 3 pm, the train attendant of the regional train 33 heading for Jterbog had informed the Federal Police about the damage to a passenger window. A hole had been made on the outer pane of the double glazing. Nobody got hurt.

The police are now looking for witnesses who can provide clues to the incident. These can report to the Federal Police Berlin-Ostbahnhof under 030/2977790 or any other police department. In addition, the free service number of the Federal Police 0800/6888000 can be used. (BC)


SEK arrives after a dispute among seniors

A dispute between seniors has called on Tuesday afternoon, a special task force in Berlin-Gropiusstadt on the plan. A 74-year-old had alarmed the police after he had quarreled with a 72-year-old acquaintance in the dispute and this should therefore have threatened him with a firearm.

As the police informs, officials of the SEK were summoned shortly after 17 o’clock in the Cologne dam. An intervention was not necessary because the suspect still opened the door during the briefing of the emergency services.

Policemen arrested the senior and in his home, the officers discovered a firearm and ammunition. Both were ensured. (BC)


Injured foot and dog bite: Two burglars fail with escape attempt

A collapse in a parcel depot in Berlin-Spandau has gone wrong for the alleged perpetrators in several respects. The alarm rang during the night of Wednesday, police arrived and the two men were injured, the police said. A 20-year-old jumped out of the window of the camp in the Streitstrasse while attempting to escape and was then treated on an outpatient basis. His 47-year-old alleged accomplice was bitten by a service dog when he was arrested, and he was taken to a clinic. (AP)


Dog owner attacks employees of the public order office

Two employees of the public order office were attacked and injured in Berlin-Marzahn. A 51-year-old employee of the public order office noticed on Tuesday afternoon in Springpfuhlpark a dog owner whose boxer bitch was not leashed and ran around freely. She had wanted to record the personal details of the 40-year-old, it had come to a dispute, said a spokesman for the police. The dog owner, whose 19-year-old daughter and her one year older companion had attacked in the course of the dispute, the employee of the public order, it said.

The woman had been kicked and beaten, as was her colleague of the same age, who came to her aid. Even before the arrival of the police, the 20-year-old fled. The two attackers were briefly arrested. Against all will now be determined because of dangerous bodily injury, the police said. The injured person was taken to a hospital for outpatient treatment. Her colleague was slightly injured but did not need to be treated. (AP)


Car turns on street – Motorcyclist seriously injured

A 71-year-old man caught a motorcyclist in Berlin-Wannsee turning his car and seriously injured. The driver is said to have turned on a solid line on the royal road and overlooked the motorcycle, as a police spokesman said on Wednesday.

The 54-year-old motorcyclist suffered several fractures in the accident late Tuesday afternoon and went to hospital for hospitalization. The cause of the accident remained unhurt. (AP)


Roof truss goes up in flames – house no longer habitable

A fire has broken out in a roof truss of a semi-detached house in Neuruppin (Ostprignitz-Ruppin district). The roof was on Tuesday night for no apparent cause in flames, as a spokesman for the police said.

All four residents were able to get to safety. Nobody got hurt. After completion of the fire extinguishing both halves of the house were no longer habitable. (AP)

2nd of April


Regional train in Birkenwerder derailed – rail traffic interrupted

A regional railway has derailed north of Berlin and has caused problems in rail traffic. The train had jumped on Tuesday at the entrance to the station Birkenwerder in Brandenburg from the track, said a spokesman for the railway. Nobody was hurt. Seven travelers were reportedly still on the train. The evacuation of the train is being prepared. Due to the accident, the train service of the S-Bahn lines 1 and 8 between Hohen Neuendorf and Oranienburg was interrupted. Likewise the regional railway traffic between Gesundbrunnen and Oranienburg. A substitute bus service should be set up. How long the recovery of the train takes was initially unclear. (AP)

Prenzlauer Berg

Teenagers attack suburban train passenger

Several teenagers hit a traveler in the Berlin S-Bahn on Monday evening. According to the Federal Police, a man got off about 18 clock at the S-Bahn station Greifswalder road off the track when he suddenly got a kick in the back. According to a spokeswoman for the Federal Police attacked him three adolescents apparently completely abruptly and hit him with fists and a filled 0.5-liter PET bottle on him. The 50-year-old German suffered visible swelling in his face, but refused medical treatment. His glasses were destroyed in the attack. The 15, 16 and 17-year-old assailants of Afghan, Syrian and Iranian nationality, who claimed to be refugees, initially fled, but were soon arrested by a patrol of the Berlin police. Against the “minor unaccompanied refugees”, who are cared for by the youth welfare office, initiated the Federal Police investigation for dangerous bodily injury. Subsequently, the perpetrators were released. The attacker could not be questioned by the police on the possible background of the crime. (LAD).


Man shows “Hitler salute” – short-term arrest

In a supermarket in Berlin-Reinickendorf, a man showed the “Hitler salute” for several minutes during the night of Tuesday. The 41-year-old was then arrested, police said. At 10:15 pm, he raised his right arm at the box office of the supermarket in Ollenhauerstrae and showed him the forbidden Nazi greeting, according to the police. He should remain in this position for some time.


Burglar duo caught red-handed

Two 25 and 28-year-old men were caught red-handed during a burglary in Berlin-Friedrichshain. The duo could still be arrested in the burglary apartment, as the police announced on Tuesday. Earlier, on Monday night, witnesses were watching the men on the Friedenstrasse as they broke into the apartment via a broken balcony door and shone a flashlight through the room. During the arrest, the officials made sure that the burglars had already prepared themselves and partly already stowed them in their clothes. (AP)


Homeless people beaten at the Reichstag

Unknown people attacked a homeless person on the night of Tuesday in the middle of the day. According to the police, the 38-year-old slept at about 0.15 clock under a bulge of the Reichstag on the Spree, as two strangers beat him with clubs. Before they fled, they threw the injured man’s backpack into the water. The attacked man was able to rescue himself to Friedrichstrae station and inform police officers of the Federal Police there. In addition, alarmed rescue workers brought the man with severe head injuries for inpatient treatment in a clinic. (LAD).


Pedestrian seriously injured

A motorist has ignored a red traffic light in Berlin-Karlshorst according to first police findings and captured a pedestrian with his car. The 25-year-old was seriously injured, as the police announced on Tuesday. She crossed the Treskowallee on the evening of Dnhoffstrae on Monday evening. The 80-year-old driver captured the young woman in his car. She fell and suffered severe head and leg injuries. Rescue workers took them to a hospital for inpatient treatment. The 80-year-old suffered no injuries. (AP)


Policemen arrest burglars

Policemen arrested two burglars in Friedrichshain on Monday evening. At around 8.30pm, witnesses witnessed the two of them on the Friedenstrasse, entering a flat via a levered balcony door. The witnesses also saw that a flashlight was turned on in the apartment and the beam of light wandered through the room. They alerted the police. The incoming officers arrested the two men at the age of 25 and 28 at the apartment. Stolen goods had already been prepared and in parts already stowed in clothes. (LAD).


Fire in apartment

On the night of Tuesday, the Berlin fire department moved out to a house fire after Nikolassee. In a flat on the first floor of a three-storey residential building, it burned in a room, as a spokesman for the fire department announced on Tuesday. No one was injured in the fire on Wasgenstrae. The forces quickly controlled the flames. The cause of the fire was still unclear. (AP)

April 1st

Frstenwalde (Oder-Spree)

Skeleton in the cesspool poses a mystery to the police

A skeleton found during construction works in a cesspool continues to puzzle the police. According to police, forensic examinations of the bones had revealed that it was the skeleton of a woman. The investigators have narrowed the date of the death of the woman between 1965 and 1975. “She could be around 70 today,” said a police spokeswoman for the German Press Agency on Monday. No one has yet reported who misses someone from that time.

First, the rbb had reported about it. According to the report at the time of death, the woman is said to have been 20 years old. Injuries to the skull had revealed that she had been killed by blunt force against the head. The murder commission Frankfurt (Oder) determined. The woman was never reported as missing, said the police spokeswoman. All cases of missing persons from the time had been examined. The woman may have planned a republic escape, or she may have been a worker from another country. The police are now hoping for clues to the identity of the woman. (AP)


Rear-end collision on the A10 – truck loses alcohol bottles on the road

In a truck accident on the A10 three people have been injured, two of them seriously. A truck had driven up at the Ludwigsfelde-West junction on a truck driving in front of it. He lost a liquor load, which spread on the road, as a police spokesman confirmed. Among them were bottles of coconut liqueur.

A rescue helicopter took the seriously injured to the hospital. The lanes were temporarily fully closed. The left lane was released again. The salvage of the vehicles and the bottles, according to police, lasts until the early evening. (AP)


53-year-old found dead by passers-by

The missing since 9 March 53-year-old from Wilmersdorf was found dead on Sunday afternoon. Passersby discovered around 4.30 pm the lifeless man in the water drifting on the Rousseau Island at the Tierbrcke in Tiergarten and alarmed the police. Forces hid the person out of the water. An emergency doctor could only determine death. According to the current state of investigation, a foreign debt is excluded. (BC)


Freight train rams a car in Wuhlheide

Torstae, 1:40 am: The scene of the accident on the early morning of Saturday.

Torstae, 1:40 am: The scene of the accident on the early morning of Saturday.


Morris Pudwell

At a railroad crossing at Rudolf-Rhl-Allee there was a serious accident on Monday morning. At a local railroad crossing, a freight train rammed a car as it wanted to cross the tracks. An injured person had to be transported to the hospital. The clean-up work at the accident site is still ongoing, Rudolf-Rhl-Allee remains closed until further notice (BLZ).


Security staff find lifeless colleagues

Employees of a security service found one of their colleagues lifeless at the wheel of his emergency vehicle at Buschkrugallee in Neuklln during the night of Monday. Originally, the man should close a company building, but then, according to police on the spot, suddenly stopped responding to calls. Alarmed firemen were still trying to reanimate the man on the vehicle. Whether he survived is unclear. Further information was not communicated at first. (BC)


Fire in skyscraper

On the 6th floor of a skyscraper in the Order Master Street in Tempelhof burned around 0.15 clock several storerooms. The facade and the window of an apartment above it have been affected by the heat. No one was injured, according to initial findings. (BC)


In the vicinity of Langewahl, a man died in a traffic accident.


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March 31


Children after gas leakage in restaurant in the hospital

After leaving Gaus in a restaurant in Mitte, two children were hospitalized in a hospital. The six-year-old boy and the eight-year-old girl were found unconscious around 8:30 pm in an adjoining room at the restaurant on Chausseestrae. Rescuers and an ambulance took the two children to a hospital for intensive care treatment. Danger to life does not exist according to the police. How it came to the gas leak, has yet to be determined. (BC)


Debit card does not work – taxi driver attacked

In the night of Sunday, a taxi driver in Alt-Hohenschnhausen was injured and robbed by passengers. According to the police, four men had waved to the 65-year-old taxi driver in the Landsberger Allee at about 0:35 clock. Then the quartet got in and directed him to Degnerstrasse. One of the men got out of the car, went to the driver’s door, and handed a debit card through the open window for payment. When a payment failed despite several attempts, the man brought out a stun gun, held it in the face of the taxi driver and pressed it several times. A second passenger in the passenger seat grabbed the taxi driver’s cell phone and pulled the key out of the ignition. As the taxi driver then triggered the raid alarm on the taxi, the men took the mobile phone to escape. Previously, the car key was thrown on the rear seat. The taxi driver suffered minor head injuries.


Dirty couple caught injuring policemen

A couple caught in the act of mistreatment has injured several policemen in Berlin-Schneberg. On late Saturday evening, a witness observed how the 22-year-old man and his 20-year-old accomplice had applied an illegible yellow lettering on a house wall in Akazienstrae, the police said on Sunday. Alarmed officials had then placed the duo in the main street and provisionally arrested.
When they put a handcuff on the man, the woman had jumped on a policeman, beaten and kicked. A knife was secured in the jacket pocket of the 22-year-old. A policeman injured in the knee could – unlike two slightly injured colleagues – according to the information not continue his service. Breath alcohol controls in those who were caught had yielded 1.7 and 0.8 per thousand respectively. Meanwhile, the two could have left the prisoner collection again. (Dpa)

Prenzlauer Berg

Control against illicit work – bouncer attacks police officers

A bouncer sprayed several police officers with irritant gas at the entrance of a club in Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg. A policewoman and five of her colleagues were slightly injured in the attack on Saturday night in the Storkower road, as the police announced on Sunday. Accordingly, the officials supported a control of the Main Customs Office against undeclared work in the shop. The 42-year-old bouncer was temporarily arrested. The officers seized the irritant gas and a telescopic baton the suspect carried with them.
According to initial findings, the doorman of the club closed the door as the police approached the entrance.

Multiple requests to open the door were ignored. The police tried to open the door. When the door was open a crack, the suspect sprayed the irritant gas and hit three policemen on the head. Inside the entrance, the policewoman and two other officers were sprayed with the gas. Also present were the 34-year-old wife of the suspected attacker and a 28-year-old. The personal details were checked by them. (AP)


Car flings after crash against traffic light – Inmates seriously injured

A car has collided in Berlin-Pankow with another car and thrown against a traffic light mast. The 39-year-old driver of the car and the 35-year-old passenger were seriously injured in the accident late Saturday night at the junction Prenzlauer Promenade corner Granitzstrae, police said. The 28-year-old driver and the 26-year-old co-driver of the other car suffered minor injuries. According to initial findings, the car of the 28-year-old turned at the intersection, when it came to collision. Further details were not known at first. (Dpa)


Fire in the Riga street – unknown burned bicycles

Unknown people have lit a fire in Berlin-Friedrichshain on the road of the Rigaer Strae. Early Sunday morning, they set fire to several rental bicycles, a garbage bin and rubbish, the police said. According to the callers informed the police about that at the time about 30 dark clothes on the street. When the officials arrived, those present went off in different directions. The fire department put out the fire and removed the objects from the street.

Shortly thereafter, several hoodlums wanted to pull the trash can on the street again, which prevented the police. The hooded then fled into a house. When about 15 minutes later seven people left the house, their personal details were checked. The state protection determined. (Dpa)


Thieves steal double bass orchestra

Thieves stole the double bass from an orchestra in Joachimsthal (Barnim district). The musicians had left their instruments after the rehearsal in a rest home of the place. When one of them wanted to get his instrument on Saturday, he found out, according to police, that the double bass was missing. The largest orchestral string instrument has a value of 8500 euros. The criminal police determined. A double bass is about 1.80 meters tall and weighs about ten kilos on average. (Dpa)


Teenagers insulted Islamophobic

On Saturday night, a man has insulted and offended several immigrant youths. Two girls aged 15 and 17 and a 34-year-old sat at a bus stop at Alt-Mariendorf subway station. Next to them sat a man who is said to have held a mobile phone in front of the teenagers and the woman. Because the behavior gave the impression that the man was filming it, he was touched by it. Thereupon they should have argued aloud with the man. A 17- and a 38-year-olds became aware of the dispute. The aggressive man is said to have offended the three adolescents, the wife and the 38-year-old anti-Muslim. The insulted alarmed the police and then handed him police. A breath alcohol control performed on the detainee resulted in a value of about 1.1 parts per thousand. The 48-year-old was released after personal identification on the spot.


Shop detective hit with ambulance cars

In an attempt to stop two thieves, a shop detective in Hakenfelde was injured on Saturday night. The 37-year-old had observed around 18:30 clock two men as they pushed a filled shopping cart from a supermarket in the Streitstrae in the parking lot. Since the duo already behaved conspicuously in the business, he decided to ask for a receipt. Undeterred, the men went to a parked in the parking mini van, in which there were three more people. Calmly, they packed the food into the vehicle. Suddenly the duo jumped into the car, whereupon the shop detective stood in front of the van to prevent an escape. The driver then drove off slowly and captured the 37-year-old, who was then dragged a few feet on the hood. Shortly after he fell down and stayed in the parking lot. The vehicle and its occupants drove towards the Carossastrasse exit. The shopkeeper took it easy injuries on the hand, with which he went himself to outpatient treatment. The first on-site investigation revealed that the license plate attached to the vehicle had been stolen the night before in the Pillnitz Way.

March 30


In the subway on man and woman stabbed – seriously injured

A woman stabbed a man and a woman in the subway and seriously injured her. As the police said, the parties have previously argued. They were traveling at 10.30 clock with the U6 in the direction of Alt-Mariendorf. An argument arose in which a 37-year-old stabbed three people. A man and a woman were seriously injured. Witnesses were able to arrest the woman until the arrival of alarmed police, who then arrested her at Rehberge underground station. The two injured, a 49-year-old and a 29-year-old, were taken to a hospital, where they were hospitalized. Danger to life does not exist. (BC)


Fire in apartment building – no injuries

In Theodor-Loos-Weg in Gropiusstadt it burned in an apartment of an apartment building. No one was injured, according to the Berlin fire department. (BC)


Berliner dies in rear-end collision on A9

In a collision on the A9 near Bayreuth a 72-year-old motorist from Berlin has been fatally injured. He drove his car on a Saturday morning on a truck driving in front of him, the police said. The driver and his passenger, according to a spokesman, were trapped in the vehicle. The 62-year-old woman was seriously injured in a hospital, the 72-year-old man died at the scene of the accident.

Why the Berliner hit the truck, was initially unclear. An appraiser should help the investigators in the investigation of the accident. Highway 9 southbound was closed for about three hours as a result of the accident. (AP)


Unknown fires several boats

Unknown people have set fire to Berlin-Haselhorst under several boats. Three boats were damaged in the fire on Friday morning at a club compound on the street Am Juliusturm, as the police announced on Saturday. A further four boats were burned. It was a high property damage, it was said. Concrete information on the amount of property damage did not make the police. Police investigate suspicion of serious arson. A political background was not recognizable at first. A 68-year-old had discovered smoke and smoke on a boat and alarmed the 50-year-old owner. (AP)

Berlin-Frankfurt (Oder)

No search for Rebecca on Saturday

The search for the missing student Rebecca was interrupted on Saturday. There are no new search measures, said a spokesman for the Berlin police on Saturday. Whether the search continues on Sunday was initially unclear. On Friday, the police had been south of the highway 12 Berlin-Frankfurt (Oder) with a beagle on the way. In the area south of the A12, the homicide squad had already focused in recent weeks in the search for the 15-year-olds. Policemen combed through several forest areas, divers were used in lakes – so far without success.

The police had asked the people for clues to two unexplained car rides of the suspected brother-in-law of Rebecca. The license plate of a car that only he had access to had been detected on the morning of the disappearance and the following day by an automatic system on the A12. In total, so far about 2000 references have been received by the investigators. The police assume that the teenager was killed. She has disappeared since the 18th of February. (AP)

March 29th


Mother gets distracted and drives by car against street tree

A female driver distracted herself from her children near Perleberg (Prignitz district) and subsequently drove her car against a street tree. The 27-year-old woman and her two children, aged four and six, suffered minor injuries in the Friday morning accident, police said in Potsdam. All three were taken to a hospital. The car is reportedly no longer ready to drive. The woman herself had admitted the cause of the accident.


Senior attacked and seriously injured

A senior was attacked in Berlin-Marzahn and seriously injured. The robber had dragged on Thursday afternoon in the Meeraner Street so much s.der men’s handbag of the 75-year-old that this crashed and suffered a thigh-throat fracture, a police spokeswoman said on Friday. The culprit fled, but was followed by two passers-by and caught. Until the arrival of the police, the passers-by arrested the 27-year-old. The senior was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. (AP)


Police stop spirit driver on the A11

The police have stopped on the highway 11 at Finowfurt (Barnim County) a ghost driver. The 69-year-old driver drove in the wrong direction on Thursday evening, as the police announced on Friday. A caller had informed the police about the suspect. The alarmed officers took him to a rest stop. They took him to the station and forbade him to continue. According to the information, the man seemed to be slightly confused. Against him is now determined because of the dangerous interference in the road. (AP)

Enkeltrick ends with arrest

A clever old woman has thwarted a granddaughter trick cheater in Berlin-Lichtenrade: She went on the scam mesh and informed the police. Finally, a 30-year-old was arrested when she wanted to pick up a five-figure sum with the 65-year-old lady, the police said on Friday.

One man reportedly called the senior citizen on Landshuter Strasse on Thursday afternoon, pretending to be her son and complaining of financial worries. He asked her for a five-figure amount. The 65-year-old informed the police in the meantime. Around 18 clock then came the announced pickup. (AP)


Three men raid bank with iron bars

Forcibly, they gained access to the store, threatened the employees with iron bars and fled successfully with the loot in a dark Audi direction Florastrae. In a bank branch in the castle street in Steglitz a bank robbery succeeded. The police are looking for three men who were around 18:30 clock and took several cash boxes. The staff were unhurt. The investigation continues.

28th March


Scaffolding in Zionskirche is burning

A fire broke out in the Zionskirche in Berlin-Mitte during a concert on Thursday evening. “Fortunately nobody was hurt,” it says in a church tweet. A fire department spokesman said on Friday morning, on a scaffolding would have burned over four levels distributed objects. There was heavy smoke in the church. The fire broke out shortly after 8pm.


One of the squatters is arrested.



The height of the church and the smoke development, the firefighting had been protracted, said the spokesman. However, there is no damage to the church after the fire. The cause of the fire was still unclear. “Resolution can be excluded according to the current state of knowledge,” said Zionskirche itself.

Which events can take place in the coming days has yet to be clarified. According to a long-term program announcement, the opening of the exhibition “Time and again – Extreme Rights and Resistance in Berlin since 1945” was planned for Friday.


Control over truck lost – A truck driver dead

In a heavy truck accident in Nuthetal (district of Potsdam-Mittelmark), a human died on Thursday. A 28-year-old truck driver lost control of his truck around 9:30 am, for unknown reasons, police said. The vehicle had then strayed slightly to the right of the road of the vineyard road and began to lurch. As a result, the truck came on the opposite lane and collided with an oncoming truck.

His driver was trapped by the collision in the cab and seriously injured. He could still be released from the vehicle, but died at the scene of the accident. The person causing the accident and his co-driver were able to leave their truck on their own. The 19-year-old was brought to the hospital with a gash. The vineyard road was closed for the recovery of the trucks, according to police for about four and a half hours. (Dpa)


Japanese disappeared: 71-year-old deceased in Austria


New controls against organized crime in Berlin-Neuklln.


Morris Pudwell

As the police announced on Thursday, April 4, the missing Japanese died in Austria. According to the police, there is no crime. In late March, the investigators asked in the search of the 71-year-old for assistance from the population. (BC)

The message has been updated due to the new investigative status of the police.


Dispute over woman: man attacks others with broken glass

In a dispute over a woman, a man in a hotel room in Berlin-Wilmersdorf has been seriously injured. With a broken glass, a 45-year-old attacked his room-mate (54) on the night of Thursday and injured his hand, police said. He also beat and kicked the man’s head several times. The victim was taken to hospital for inpatient treatment. Policemen arrested the suspected attacker in his hotel room on Emser Strasse and secured a bag of white powder. The men said they had argued about a woman. (AP)


Car collides with ambulance – woman is seriously injured

In a traffic accident in Berlin-Mitte, a 44-year-old woman was seriously injured. The car driver stopped in the night to Thursday with her car first at the intersection Charlottenstrae corner Unter den Linden at a red light, police said. Accordingly, the 44-year-old drove off at Green again and collided at the intersection with the ambulance of a relief organization. The driver suffered head injuries and had to be taken to hospital. Both vehicles had to be towed. (AP)


Gas pipe in Wedding damaged during construction works

During construction work in the Fennstrae in Berlin-Wedding, a gas pipeline was damaged. Nobody got hurt. On Thursday afternoon there were initially 36 forces on the ground, as a spokeswoman for the fire department announced. These also controlled the buildings in the immediate vicinity. The line was then sealed by the grid operator. The Fennstrae was temporarily closed between Mllerstrae and Heidestrasse. (AP)


Car driver bounces against traffic light mast and gets trapped in car

A 35-year-old motorist was seriously injured in a traffic accident in Berlin-Schneberg. The police said the man drove in the night to Thursday on a courtyard in the main street, first backwards against a garbage can, thereby breaking the rear window of the car. The 35-year-old continued his journey on the road at high speed, came off to the left of the road and bounced against a traffic light mast on a central island. Then the vehicle threw across the street onto the sidewalk, bumped into a parked scooter and came to a halt.

The 35-year-old was jammed in his vehicle and had to be cut out by rescue workers. The man struck and hit a firefighter with his fist in the face, as a fire spokeswoman announced. However, the firefighter did not need medical treatment. The 35-year-old was taken to a hospital. According to police, he could have been drunk. (AP)


Irritating gas attack in Bar am Alex

In a bar near Alexanderplatz in Berlin, an unknown person attacked and injured six men with irritant gas. According to initial findings, it came on the night of Thursday at 1:20 clock on the dance floor of the restaurant in the Rathausstrae first to the dispute between a group of six men aged 18 to 24 years and the unknown, as the police said. The attacker then sprayed the other men irritating gas in the face and had fled.

The injuries of the apparently drunken men were treated on the spot. Based on the description of the person, the police arrested a 22-year-old man near the bar. A breath alcohol test gave him a value of around one per thousand. He later came free again. The investigation of dangerous bodily injury run. The background of the dispute was still unclear. (AP)


Mortar shell deposited in front of residential building


Police in front of the jewelry shop in Wedding.


Morris Pudwell

In Wittenberge (district of Prignitz), a grenade was discovered on Wednesday in front of a residential building in the middle of the city. It is a “heavily rotten mortar shell”, probably from the Second World War, said a spokeswoman for the North Police Department. Explosives experts found that the grenade was transportable, it could be packed and taken away.

A passerby discovered the grenade in the afternoon. One has to assume that someone has dropped off there, directly at a doorway, the spokeswoman said. For this purpose, it is determined that the grenade was therefore packaged “trace gentle”. The spokeswoman could not say that the house on Johannes-Runge-Strasse was built with a 300-meter barrier circle. Many people had to leave their homes because of this. An emergency shelter has been set up in a nearby school. Late at night, around 10:45 pm, residents were able to return to their homes and apartments. (AP)


Apartment fire – a person injured

In a house fire in Berlin-Neuklln a person has been injured. A one-bedroom apartment on the third floor of a Protestant parish hall in the Schiller promenade was completely on fire on early Thursday morning, as a spokeswoman for the fire department said. Accordingly, the flames also attacked the roof. Two residents had to be rescued by the fire department on an aerial ladder. Six other people were able to bring themselves to safety.

Residents of the house were treated locally by the ambulance service. One person came to the hospital, the others were uninjured. The fire brigade was in action with around 60 rescue workers. The extinguishing work continues. What triggered the fire was initially unclear. (AP)

27th of March


Tents burned at homeless camp on Rummelsburger bay

In a homeless camp on the Rummelsburger bay two tents were fired on Wednesday afternoon. No one was injured, according to the Senate Department for Social Affairs. The cause of fire was unclear for the moment. “Attacks on homeless people from the outside can not be ruled out,” said Jrg Richert of the social cooperative Karuna, which cared for the homeless people there. Twelve people lived in the camp. If it turns out that the fire was caused by arson, the security measures in the camp would be strengthened, said Richert. Homeless people would be available to homeless people should they choose not to camp on the campsite. The Berlin police could not give any information about the case. According to Richert, there were two fires. A community tent burned down, which the cooperative had set up there. In addition, a sleeping tent burned down whose owner was not present. Other tents were damaged by flying sparks. (AP)

Berlin / Loecknitz

Man stabbed at flea market: Police catch alleged perpetrators

After a man on Leopoldplatz in Wedding was critically injured with a knife, the homicide squad was able to investigate the alleged perpetrator. Federal police arrested the 23-year-old Turkish citizen on Tuesday morning when they checked him in Lcknitz (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern).

A judge issued a warrant for attempted manslaughter against him, the police said Wednesday. He is said to have stabbed the man last Saturday at a flea market on Leopoldplatz. Previously, he had quarreled with him. The background of the dispute are still unclear, according to a police spokesman. (LAD).

Prenzlauer Berg

Pedestrian seriously injured in accident

On Wednesday morning, a pedestrian was seriously injured in a traffic accident. At around 7:10 am, the 30-year-old stepped behind a lorry on the right lane onto the carriageway on Greifswalder Strae at the height of a tram stop. She probably did not pay attention to the flow traffic of the other tracks. The passer-by was caught by a Mercedes, with a 63-year-old driver drove the Greifswalder Strae. The 30-year-old was taken to a clinic with head injuries. (BC)


Because he was not allowed to smoke in the S-Bahn: Italians beat train drivers

A 38-year-old has harassed travelers on a suburban train on Tuesday evening and finally beaten the driver. According to the federal police, the Italian had smoked on the train line S 25 and mobbed other travelers. The 45-year-old driver asked the man to stop smoking and leave the train. Then the 38-year-old hit him with his fist on the shoulder and threw him a glass bottle against his leg. Detainees of the Brandenburg police accompanied the attacker, who continued to refuse to leave the S-Bahn, from the train at Teltow station and handed him over to the colleagues of the Federal Police for the sake of completeness. The officers initiated a preliminary investigation into dangerous bodily harm against the 38-year-old. A female doctor finally arranged for the bully to be admitted to the psychiatric ward of a hospital. The platoon leader was unhurt and could continue his service. (BC)

Bad Belzig

House is on fire: fire department finds a dead man


A human was injured in the accident in Wuhlheide.


fire Department

Firefighters have found a dead man in a burning house in Bad Belzig (district of Potsdam-Mittelmark). The fire had broken out on Wednesday morning at 10.30 clock in the house in the district Werbig, as a police spokesman said. Witnesses had previously heard “a deflagration” and alarmed the security forces. Rescuers then discovered the dead man in the burning house.

“We still could not clarify his identity,” the spokesman said. The homeowner is missing. How it came to the deflagration and the fire was initially unclear. (AP)


German residential cars burned down

In Berlin-Steglitz two parked cars of the housing company Deutsche Wohnen have gone up in flames, as the police announced on Wednesday. A resident had discovered the burning vehicles on a tenant parking lot in the Benzmannstrae around 3:25 in the night. Firefighters fired the fire. The heat damaged two more cars. The political police officer responsible for political offenses has started the investigation. (AP)


Two people injured after accident

In a traffic accident in Berlin-Marzahn two people were injured. As the police announced on Wednesday, had a 57-year-old motorist late Tuesday afternoon when left turn into the Mrkische Allee a 51-year-olds overlooked with his vehicle. Both drivers suffered injuries in the collision. The 57-year-old was hospitalized for inpatient treatment. The 51-year-old was treated on an outpatient basis. (AP)


Manhunt: man insulted transsexual woman


The fire department in Tempelhof in action.


Morris Pudwell

The police Berlin searches with images for a man who is said to have insulted a transsexual woman. The incident took place on 26 August 2018. According to the 31-year-olds, the man should at 1.15 clock at the S-Bahn station Heidelberger Platz, together with a wife and another man first made derogatory remarks about the appearance of the woman. Subsequently, he had approached the 31-year-old in an aggressive posture and insulted her. When this alarmed the police, the trio took flight.

The perpetrator should be about 25 years old and between 1.70 meters and 1.75 meters tall. He also had very short black hair, dark eyes and a three-day beard. He wore a dark jacket with zipper, a pair of jeans and sports shoes.

The investigators have the following questions:

  • Who knows the person depicted and / or can give information about his or her whereabouts?
  • Who has been watching the crime and has not contacted the police yet?
  • Who else can provide relevant information?

Information is available to the police at the following number: (030) 4664953128. (BLZ)


Arbor burned down

An arbor has burst into flames in Berlin-Tegel. As the fire department announced on Wednesday morning, the arbor burned on late Tuesday evening in an area of about 80 square meters in full extension. Around 18 task forces were on the scene in Scharfenberger Strasse to extinguish the fire. Nobody got hurt. The cause of the fire was initially unclear. (AP)


Motorcyclist seriously injured

A 62-year-old motorcyclist has lost control of his vehicle in the Scharnweberstrae on an oil track. The man fell and suffered severe injuries to his leg. (BC)


Dispute mediators were robbed at the Kottbusser Tor and injured by several people

A man was robbed and injured at the subway station Kottbusser Tor. The police said two men were arguing on the platform of the U8. A 46-year-old noticed the argument and wanted to settle. At that moment, another unknown man grabbed the mediator in the pocket of his jacket, stole the cell phone contained therein and then wanted to flee into a train. The 46-year-old, who had noticed the theft, ran after the fugitive. This attacked the ravaged. He hit and kicked the 46-year-old several times against the upper body, the head and the arms. Then the thief continued his flight. When the victim wanted to follow the offender again, a fourth man put a leg to him, whereupon he fell. Both the thief and the Beinsteller fled afterwards. The 46-year-old suffered head, arm and trunk injuries. Paramedics took him to a hospital for treatment. (BC)


Teenager injured after attack

A teenager has been injured in an altercation. According to initial investigations, the 15-year-old got into a fight between two supermarkets in Oberweibacher Strasse at around 21.10. The 15-year-old talked to a friend four years his senior. Suddenly, an unknown man ran past the two and showed them the middle finger, about which the teenager and his acquaintance laughed. The passerby then came back and spoke to her on laughing. As a result, there was initially a verbal dispute between the 15-year-old and the unknown. Then the man pushed and hit the teenager. Two passersby witnessed the attack and intervened, whereupon the attacker left. At the same time the adolescent noticed blood on his clothes and his hands and noticed superficial cuts on his upper body. (BC)

26th of March


Stolen violin from 1769 – police asks for clues

The police asks for clues to a valuable violin stolen by strangers on March 11th. The high quality instrument was made in 1769 by Nicolo Gagliano in Naples.

For details of the disappearance could be for reasons of investigation tactics say nothing, said a police spokeswoman on Tuesday. Also to the exact value of the violin made the police no information. She asks for information by calling +49 30 4664 94 44 05.

Frankfurt (Oder)

Two men wanted by arrest warrant arrested during routine checks

At routine check-in, the police arrested two arrested men on Highway 12. A 53-year-old bus passenger was arrested on Monday night because the Darmstadt public prosecutor had issued a warrant for his arrest in January. He was convicted of fraud in November for a fine of 300 euros, the police said on Tuesday. Since he could settle the punishment on the spot, he could continue his journey.

On the evening of the same day, a 29-year-old driver was arrested, against whom a warrant from the prosecutor Hagen was. He was fined 2500 euros for drunk driving in February 2017. Since he could not pay the fine, the officers took him to a nearby prison. There he sits now a substitution free sentence. (AP)


Illicit work goes back

In 2018, Berlin suffered around 88.6 million euros in damages due to illicit work. This is about 10 million euros less than in 2017, as emerges from the annual balance sheet of the Main Customs Office Berlin, which the authority published on Tuesday. About 1,600 times, the officials were therefore vorstellig with employers. The focus was particularly on industries affected by undeclared work. In addition to the construction, this includes the hotel and restaurant industry as well as forwarding, transport and logistics companies. According to its own statements, the customs authorities found around 1,200 administrative offenses and initiated preliminary investigations in 4,100 cases. Investigators are examining whether minimum wages are met and social security contributions are paid. (AP)


Pregnant 18-year-old injured in pile-up

In a collision with six cars on Tuesday on the A100 a pregnant 18-year-old has been seriously injured. The young woman had to be hospitalized at the hospital, the police said. Another driver (37) injured herself slightly. The cause of the accident, a Mercedes driver, had suddenly slowed down on the fast lane in the direction of the junction Schneberg in the amount of the exit Alboinstrae.

A 44-year-old, who drove with a pregnant passenger behind him, also had to slow down and came to a halt. Then a 37-year-old drove on this car. The pregnant co-driver injured her torso and head. As a result, four more cars had to brake, all of which were damaged by collisions. Meanwhile, the Mercedes driver had moved away from the scene of the accident. Whether he was asked, the police initially could not say. The amount of damage was still unclear. (AP)


Robbery on passersby – cell phone stolen

An unknown man has threatened a 30-year-old in Frstenwalde (Oder-Spree) with a knife-like object and robbed his cell phone. According to police, the victim was on foot in Mhlenstrae with two companions on foot when a man broke away from a group of men and demanded the handover of the telephone. The man gave his cellphone to the robber, then the group of men continued on their way. The police are now investigating for serious robbery. (AP)


Police caught drivers under drugs and without a driver’s license

Without a driver’s license, under drugs and without a valid license plate: The Brandenburg police stopped a scooter driver because of an expired license plate and found that he was driving without a license. The 37-year-old drove on Monday night on the Frankfurter Strae, according to police, when he got into traffic control. An on-site rapid drug test showed a positive result. The man was taken to a hospital with the patrol car for blood collection (dpa)


Knife attack at the S-Bahn station Schnefeld

On Monday evening, two travelers at the S-Bahn station Schnefeld have come together, with one man attacking the other with a kitchen knife and was subsequently arrested for the time being. Around 23 clock came to verbal disputes between a 64-year-old Italian and a 54-year-old German in the line S9, in the course of which the 64-year-old inflicted a cut of about one centimeter in the face of the Germans. A medical treatment refused the injured. Alarmed federal police made the knife safe and initiated against the Italians a preliminary investigation for dangerous bodily injury. (BC)


Wheelchair user ambushed and robbed in Wedding

On Monday morning, a Weddinger wheelchair user has been robbed. The 57-year-old reported that he had been attacked from behind by a stranger in the Nazarethkirchstrae at 10.15 and dumped out of his wheelchair. The attacker is said to have grabbed the man’s backpack and had fled in an unknown direction. The 57-year-old suffered grazes on his knees, head and hand. He refused medical treatment. The Raubkommissariat of the Directorate 3 has taken over the further investigation of the robbery. (BC)


79-year-old in the parking lot of trucks overrun

A 79-year-old pedestrian was on a supermarket parking lot in Dallgow-Doberitz (Havelland) on Tuesday rolled over by a truck and dragged several meters. The man had died on the spot, said a spokesman for the police department West. (AP)


Cyclist seriously injured in accident

A cyclist has suffered serious injuries in a crash in Berlin-Kreuzberg. The 53-year-old crossed the Gneisenaustrae on Monday evening at Green, as the police announced on Tuesday. When a 29-year-old female driver turned her car right, the cyclist stumbled and crashed. She injured her head and torso and was taken to the hospital. Whether the woman crashed because she wanted to avoid the car was not clear at first. There was no clash according to the police. (AP)


Trio hijacking game library

Three masked men have attacked on Monday night a game library in Spandau district Falkenhagener field. According to initial investigations, two perpetrators entered the shop in Falkenhagener Chaussee around 0.50 am While the third accomplice stood in front of the door, they beat a 62-year-old employee and a 28-year-old guest and sprayed irritant gas in their faces, causing them both to go down. While a robber kept the attacked at bay, his accomplice went to the cashier and took the money. Then the trio fled. The employee and the guest suffered minor injuries and were treated locally by rescue workers. The Raubkommissariat of the Police Directorate 2 determined. (BC)


Gas station attacked

On Monday evening, a gas station in Zehlendorf has been attacked. A masked man, armed with a firearm and irritating gas, is about to enter the petrol station in the Potsdamer Chaussee around 8:25 pm, threaten a 69-year-old employee and demand money. After the employee had handed over the money to the robber, the perpetrator fled. (BC)


Twice as fast as allowed – Police stop speeding

Twice as fast as allowed, a motorist was traveling on the Autobahn 111 in Berlin-Tegel. More than 120 kilometers per hour drove the 21-year-old in the tunnel Tegel town center in the night to Tuesday, as the police announced. Allowed were therefore 60 kilometers per hour. A civilian stripe stopped the suspect’s car. A fine of at least 560 euros, four points in Flensburg and a two-month driving license withdrawal await him. (AP)

25th March


Smoking on platform: pensioner beats man with wooden slat

An 81-year-old man attacked a smoker in Berlin’s Friedrichstrasse station with a fence pole. The 61-year-old victim was slightly injured on the upper lip, as the federal police announced on Monday. At first the two men had clashed in the morning because the younger man had lit a cigarette on a platform outside a smoking island. Since he continued to smoke in spite of reminders of the elder, the angry senior struck him with the wooden staff in the face. The man had the wood piece because he was on his way to his garden, said a police spokesman. The Federal Police could still put the attacker on the spot. Against him is now determined because of dangerous bodily injury.

Friedrichshain / Pankow

Two women sexually harassed – suspects detained

Two men have been provisionally arrested over the weekend due to sexual harassment of two women. According to the Federal Police, a 33-year-old Moldovan caught on Saturday evening shortly before 23 o’clock a 27-year-old Germans at the S-Bahn station Warschauer road to the butt. The Berlin woman turned to police, which was on site, whereupon the officials initiated a preliminary investigation into sexual harassment against the already police-known man from Neu-Hohenschnhausen.

In a second incident on Sunday morning, a 38-year-old Romanian sat in an S-Bahn at three o’clock to an 18-year-old German. Then he looked the 18-year-olds under the skirt, made lewd gestures and he grabbed the 18-year-old to the knee. Federal police provisionally arrested the man at the S-Bahn station Pankow and initiated a preliminary investigation into sexual harassment.


Woman walks in red over the traffic light and is caught by car

Because she went over the traffic lights at red, a pedestrian in Wittenau is seriously injured. The 64-year-old was hit by a car on Oranienburger Strasse on Monday morning. The police reported that the woman suffered injuries to the head, leg, arm and torso. She was hospitalized in the hospital. The Oranienburger Strae had to be closed for half an hour between the street at the north ditch and the Roedernallee. (AP)


All clear after evacuation of the New Zealand embassy

A suspicious letter has triggered a police operation on Monday at the Embassy of New Zealand in Berlin. The building in Friedrichstrae was cleared as a precaution. After a short time, however, the field forensic technicians used all-clear: The letter contained no unusual content or even dangerous substances, as the operational command of the police announced.

New Zealand had been shaken a few days ago by a serious attack. An armed right-wing extremist attacked two mosques in the city of Christchurch on Friday, March 15, during Friday prayers, killing 50 people. Dozens more were injured. The 28-year-old suspect is in custody.


Police caught bicycle thieves in the act

Two men were caught in the night on Monday by the police stealing two bicycles. Police report that the two men were watched by plainclothes police around 10:45 pm as they explored the Trelleborg corner of Vineta Street. A short time later, when the two suspects left the blind alley Vinetastrasse by bicycle, they walked to a park on the Prenzlauer Promenade, where they took another bike with them.

Both wheels now loaded the men into a VW van. After loading, the men ran again, but could be arrested by the police. After the police had taken the personal details of the two men, the two men, 23 and 26 years old, were released. The bicycles were secured for the owners.


Witnesses looking for attack in suburban train

At 1:30 pm on the night of Saturday, Deutsche Bahn AG informed the Federal Police about a physical altercation on the platform of the station. When the emergency services arrived, the attackers had already escaped to an S-Bahn in the direction of Berlin. Shortly before, the male alleged perpetrator attacked the two 16- and 25-year-old German travelers with fists. After one of the men went to the ground as a result, the alleged female perpetrator is said to have detained him, while the unidentified man on the 25-year-olds entered. The 25-year-old German suffered minor facial injuries, but refused medical care. His 16-year-old traveling companion was taken to a local hospital with suspected jaw fracture by rescue workers. The federal police investigates the alleged perpetrators and is now looking for witnesses. (BC)


Bee colonies worth 14,000 euros were stolen

In Neulietzegricke (MOL) and Rdersdorf, 57 bee colonies worth a total of 14,000 euros have been stolen. On Twitter the police Brandenburg asks on Monday now for references from the population. (BC)


Two youth groups are beating each other

In the night to Sunday, two youth groups between the ages of 16 and 20 years on Fernbahnsteig 3/4 have come in a verbal confrontation. Out of unexplained cause, the young people subsequently beat and kicked each other. As a result of the scuffle a young man crashed into the track, but could leave this immediately, without a train entered. In addition, one of the men sprayed pepper spray around. When the alarmed federal police arrived, the two youth groups fled in different directions. Officials of the Federal Police and the Berlin police still arrested nine men at the station for the time being. Several adolescents suffered eye irritation and swelling in the face during the confrontation and were still receiving medical treatment on the spot. (BC)


Two dead in apartment fires in Brandenburg

Two people died in apartment fires in Brandenburg. One of the fires occurred in the night of Monday in an apartment building in Schwarze Pumpe (district Spree-Neisse), to the other it had come a few hours earlier in Krausnick (Dahme-Spreewald district), as the fire department announced. According to police, the dead in Krausnick is the 60-year-old resident of the apartment. In the other case, the identity of the deceased was therefore not yet clear. The police are investigating the causes of the fire. (AP)


Men are said to have injured 46-year-olds with a knife

Two young men are said to have injured a 46-year-old after a fight with a knife. The passer-by had watched the two as they hit several times in the Schleusinger street in Marzahn-Hellersdorf against a patio door, as the Berlin police announced on Monday. The 46-year-old had addressed the two young men, whereupon it came to the dispute. The man had superficial stab wounds and was treated in the hospital as an outpatient. The two young men were able to escape unrecognized police. (AP)


Bike trip to the green ended in the hospital

Heavy injury has a woman on Sunday afternoon on a bike ride in Kpenick. According to previous findings, two women aged 60 and 67 were on their bicycles on the Mggelschchenweg at around 2.30 pm. Both ladies drove right next to each other and are supposed to have talked. Here, the handlebars of the bikes interlocked and the 60-year-old crashed to the ground. In the fall, she injured her head severely and was taken to a hospital for emergency treatment by alarmed rescue workers. The other cyclist was unhurt. (BC)


Pedestrian seriously injured

In a traffic accident, a woman suffered serious injuries on Sunday afternoon in Reinickendorf. After the first investigation, the 73-year-old female pedestrian entered the track of the Gotthardstrae at 13.45 between parked cars to reach the central island. A 26-year-old cyclist who was on the Gotthard road in the direction of Aroser Allee, although still initiated an emergency stop, but could not prevent a collision. As a result of the collision, the motorcyclist crashed his Suzuki to the ground and injured himself slightly. The 73-year-old suffered severe head injuries and was taken to a hospital for emergency treatment by alarmed paramedics. The cyclist was treated in an outpatient clinic. To supply the injured and the accident recording the Gotthardstrae remained closed until 15:20.