Cyclists slightly injured in an accident

Bocholt (ots) - A 69-year-old car driver from Bocholt overlooked an oncoming 60-year-old cyclist from Hamminkeln when turning right from Dingdener Strasse into the street “Grüner Weg” on Saturday afternoon. He was on the left (released) cycle path towards Bocholt at around 17.00 p.m. Cyclists were easily injured in the collision. Rescue workers brought him with a [...]

Driving without a license

Bocholt (ots) - On Thursday evening, officers on a patrol on Industriestrasse checked a 19.00-year-old driver from Bocholt around 31 p.m. They discovered that he did not have a valid driver's license. They forbade the journey and initiated criminal proceedings. On Saturday morning, at around 11.30 a.m., a 33-year-old driver fell out of the patrol [...]

Attempted break-in at Benölkenplatz

Bocholt (ots) - From Thursday, 20.00 p.m. to Friday, 16.30 p.m., strangers tried to use force to gain access to a student dormitory on Benölkenplatz. Lever marks on a house entrance door, on a cellar door and on a patio door testified to their unsuccessful project. The police are looking for witnesses. Who can provide information about this criminal offense or has [...]

Accident escape in the cemetery parking lot

Bocholt (ots) - On Saturday lunchtime, a previously unknown driver damaged a parked car at the cemetery. The black Mercedes (B-Class) had been in a parking lot on Blücherstrasse from 12.00 p.m. to 13.30 p.m. There was property damage in the amount of around 2.500 euros. The polluter had left without having fulfilled his obligations.

Kerkhoff and Waschki lay down the wreath on behalf of the memorial

Bocholt (PID). Because of the corona pandemic, the public commemoration on Memorial Day at the Bocholt cemetery cannot take place this year. "For me as the mayor, it is very important not to suspend the commemoration, but to keep it alive," said Bocholt's mayor Thomas Kerkhoff. Together with First City Councilor Thomas Waschki, he therefore lays a wreath on their behalf [...]