City history: From the early history of the Kreuzberg

Bocholt (PID). On the property between Münsterstraße, Königsmühlenweg and the junction in the direction of Hochfeld there is an artificially created hill on the edge of a small forest on which a crucifixion group rises. It consists of the representation of Christ crucified with the two thieves, those criminals who died with him the death on the cross. This place of worship was […]

Accident escape at the Westendkreisel

cholt (ots) - On Saturday, from 15.50:16.20 p.m. to 1.000:02871 p.m., a gray Mercedes car was hit and damaged at the Westendkreisel. Despite the damage to property of around XNUMX euros, the person causing the accident had left without fulfilling his obligations. Witnesses are asked to contact the Transport Commissioner in Bocholt (XNUMX) […]

Mask requirement and house ban not observed

Bocholt (ots) - An employee of the security service spoke to two visitors to the shopping arcades on Saturday afternoon because they were not wearing mouth-nose protection. The two brothers, aged 11 and 15, from Amsterdam / NL also had no MNS with them, so they were banned from the house. They did not follow this and instead reacted aggressively, so the police consulted […]

Tried to break into the office

Bocholt (ots) - Between Friday, 15 p.m. and Saturday, 13 p.m., burglars tried unsuccessfully to pry open the front door of an office on the corner of Langenbergstrasse and Liebfrauenplatz. The police are looking for witnesses. Please contact the Kripo in Bocholt (02871) 2990.

Accident escape on Urbanstraße

Bocholt (ots) - On Friday, between 13.50:17.10 p.m. and 1.000:XNUMX p.m., a black Nissan car was hit and damaged on Urbanstrasse. Despite the damage to property of around XNUMX euros, the person causing the accident had moved away without having fulfilled his obligations. Witnesses are asked to contact the Transport Commissioner in Bocholt […]

Police rioters detained again

Bocholt (ots) - On Friday afternoon, around 17.10 p.m., police officers noticed an apparently drunk man who staggered across the carriageway of Westend Street, lay down on a traffic island and mobbed passersby. The drunk and police-known man was taken into custody to prevent danger - not for the first time.

Exhibitionist on the Töppingsesch

Bocholt (ots) - On Friday a witness cycled the Töppingsesch towards Rhede on her bike. At about 16.15 p.m. at the level of the Pleystrang she noticed a man standing behind a silver-colored van and masturbating. The man then drove away in the direction of Lake Aa. The offender is described as follows: Approx. […]

Car and license plate stolen

Bocholt (ots) - Police officers checked an older silver-colored and completely damaged Audi A18.25 on Friday at 6:19 p.m. on Bismarckstrasse. The XNUMX-year-old driver from Rhede admitted that he had stolen the license plate attached to the car and was not in possession of a driver's license. When checking the car, it turned out that it […]

Home smoke detectors prevent kitchen fires

This Sunday, the fire department of the Bocholt fire department received several emergency calls from an apartment building on Moselstrasse shortly after 18 p.m. The callers said that they heard a smoke alarm being triggered and that smoke could be seen from a window on the first floor. You also assumed that the resident was still in the apartment. The fire department and the […]