Parked car parked

Borken (ots) - A stranger left property damage of around 1.000 euros on Monday in Borken after an accident. The damaged blue Toyota had been parked on a parking lane on Johann-Walling-Strasse. According to witnesses, the perpetrator's vehicle is said to have been a black small car. The woman should be around 30 [...]

Cyclist slightly injured

Bocholt (ots) - When turning, a car driver overlooked a cyclist in Bocholt on Monday. It happened around 06.40:63 a.m.: The 18-year-old was driving on Lowicker Strasse and wanted to turn right onto Werther Strasse towards the city center. The girl from Bocholt recorded an XNUMX-year-old who was also on Werther Strasse on his bike [...]

Offices searched for loot

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars broke into the administration of the adult education center last weekend in Bocholt. In order to get into the rooms in the building on Stenerner Weg, the perpetrators pried open several doors. The strangers searched the inside - at the time of the ad, it was not yet clear whether they had stolen anything. At her […]

Bike first carried and then left behind

Bocholt (ots) - A suspected bicycle thief obviously felt disturbed by a witness on Monday night in Bocholt-Stenern. The stranger was on a branch road between Winterswijker Strasse and Alexander-Flemming-Strasse at around 01.20:XNUMX a.m. Upon seeing the witness, he parked the locked bicycle he had been carrying and left. The wheel, […]

Home smoke detector prevents a fire in an apartment building

The fire brigade of the Bocholt fire brigade was alerted today at 10:55 a.m. to a triggered home smoke detector in an apartment building on Hohenhorster Strasse. The apartment in question was searched by a squad using breathing apparatus. One person was not in the apartment. The fire could be fought in the early stages. The apartment was then opened using [...]

Wrong policeman sent "pick-up"

Bocholt (ots) - A fraudster has sneaked the trust of an older woman in Bocholt in the past few days. The perpetrator initially had success with the “wrong policeman” scam: The caller was able to convince the 78-year-old that he wanted to warn her as a police officer about burglars. Another “colleague” was supposed to be at [...]

36-year-old driver caught twice

Bocholt (ots) - With a criminal complaint, a 36-year-old car trip came to an involuntary end on Saturday in Bocholt. Police officers had checked the Oberhausener when it was driving down Dingdener Strasse at around 23.15:XNUMX p.m. This was preceded by a violation of the Corona Protection Ordinance: Shortly before, the officials had stopped a car with three occupants at the same place. [...]

Burglary in residential building fails

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars wanted to break into a residential building in Bocholt last weekend. However, the perpetrators did not succeed in prying open the front door of the building on Gartenweg in the Lowick district. The time of the offense is between Friday, 17.00 p.m. and Sunday, 12.00 p.m. The police asks for information to the Kripo in Bocholt on Tel. (02871) 2990.

Bocholt students awarded online for the first time

Together with the "Fördergesellschaft Westmünsterland der Hochschule in Bocholt / Ahaus", the Westphalian University awarded the successful graduates of the year 20/2019 virtual recognition for their academic achievements in an online event with a video stream on Friday, November 2020th. A total of around 170 bachelor and master graduates registered for the event. The university president [...]

Corona case numbers are falling slightly

In the Borken district, 1.293 people are currently infected with the coronavirus. That is 32 less than yesterday. In Bocholt, too, the number of those affected fell slightly by three to 254. The “7-day incidence” in the Borken district is currently 131,7 according to the calculation of the district health office. In the meantime, it turned out that of the three Bocholts registered the day before yesterday, [...]

Orange Days 2020: Soroptimists draw attention to violence against women with a light campaign

With the motto “Orange the World - Stand up for Women”, the international Orange Days campaign will start on November 25th, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Soroptimist International (SI), Club Bocholt, is also participating in the campaign and will have 25 buildings in Bocholt from Wednesday to Sunday, November 29th to 14th.

Frankenstrasse blocked on one side

Bocholt (PID). Frankenstraße will be closed on one side in the curve area to Teutonenstraße from Wednesday, November 25, 2020 until probably Saturday, November 28, 2020. A mobile traffic light is set up to regulate the traffic. The reason for the closure is renovation work on the asphalt. The road users are asked to as far as possible to the area during the construction work - if possible [...]