Online portal of the city library out of order

Bocholt (BIB). Due to a technical change in the database, the Bocholt City Library's online portal ( will not be available from October 30 to November 4, 2020. This is communicated by the city library. This also applies to the possibility of extending user IDs independently. The possibility of borrowing e-books via the online platform “” remains possible during this time. [...]

Corona: The incidence mark in the circle is approaching 100

563 people are currently infected with the corona virus in the district. That is 33 more than yesterday. In Bocholt 125 (previous day 117) people are affected. The “7-day incidence”, ie the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last 7 days, is currently 93,2 per 100.000 inhabitants in the Borken district, according to the calculations of the district health office. On the situation [...]

“False police officers” continue to mischief in Bocholt

Borken district (ots) - Yesterday we reported on a case in which a senior citizen from Bocholt unfortunately fell for the phone fraudsters who pretend to be police officers. Yesterday and today the fraudsters (female and male) continued their criminal mischief - the focus is Bocholt. Fortunately, there has been no further damage so far, as the [...]

Car was not insured

Bocholt (ots) - Police officers checked a 19.00-year-old driver from Bocholt on Tuesday around 21 p.m. because the license plates on the car had been canceled. The reason quickly emerged, there was no insurance cover for the car. The officers forbade the journey and secured the registration certificate part 1 (previously: vehicle registration). The 21-year-old stated [...]

Burglar steals tool

Bocholt-Spork (ots) - A Bosch brand angle grinder was captured by an as yet unknown perpetrator while breaking into the storage room of a construction site on Dinxperloer Straße. The time of the offense is between Monday, 16.00:15.00 p.m. and Tuesday, 02871:2990 p.m. The police are looking for witnesses. Please send information to the Kripo in Bocholt (XNUMX) XNUMX.

30 year old Mercedes stolen

Bocholt (ots) - A 30-year-old red Mercedes 190 with Cologne license plates was stolen between Monday, 19.30 p.m. and Tuesday, 07.20 a.m. The car was parked in a locked back yard on Osterstrasse, which can be reached from Gasthausstrasse. At the time the crime was discovered, the backyard gate was open. The police are looking for witnesses. [...]