Burglars wanted in two shops

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars targeted business premises in Bocholt on Thursday night. Strangers forced their way into a nail salon on Nordstrasse. Inside, they ransacked the premises in search of prey. According to initial findings, they left the crime scene without stealing anything. Failed [...]

Traveling “craftsmen” to catch customers

Bocholt / Rhede (ots) - First they advertise their services, supposedly inexpensive, then they want to cash in and present high bills: On Thursday, traveling craftsmen tried to win “customers” in numerous households in the Bocholt and Rhede area. This involves work on the pavement or on the house facade, on the roof or cleaning work. The police advise [...]

P&C opens new branch together with Motsi Mabuse

Bocholt (PID). The fashion house Peek und Cloppenburg (P&C) officially opened its new building on Neutorplatz in Bocholt on Thursday, September 24, 2020. Mayor Peter Nebelo was among the guests. He was enthusiastic: “A fashion house of this size is something special for a medium-sized town like Bocholt. I am sure it will be a permanent [...]

Thief “undresses” mannequins

Bocholt (ots) - Two mannequins stood naked in Bocholt on Wednesday after they had become the target of a thief: The brazen perpetrator had undressed them and captured a leather jacket and a coat. The event took place around 12.00 noon in front of a shop on Berliner Platz. A witness had recently observed that [...]

Car theft fails

Bocholt (ots) - Unknown people failed on Wednesday night in Bocholt while trying to steal a car. The perpetrators had tampered with a car parked on Von-Galen-Strasse. In doing so, they caused property damage of around 1.000 euros. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department [...]


On October 4th the event BOCHOLT CLASSIC CRUISE and MEETING will take place for the fourth time. Almost 30 oldtimers, from Alfa Romeo, Borgward, Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Karman Ghia Cabriolet to VW Hebmüller are many beautiful oldtimers at the start. The first meeting point is Café Gut Heidefeld, where the participants can fortify themselves at the breakfast buffet. Over […]