In the case of the alleged extreme-right network within the Frankfurt police, the Hessian Landeskriminalamt (LKA) has taken over the investigation. This was specifically convened a working group to the allegations with clarification of how the “Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung” reported.

The beginning of the week known investigations against five of Frankfurt’s police officers go back on a threatening letter to the attorney-at-law Seda Basay-Yildiz, such as the”Frankfurter Neue Presse” (FNP) reported at the weekend. In this letter, the private address of the lawyer had been called.

state security investigators discovered that from a service computer in the first Frankfurt police station, the register entries of Basay-Yildiz retrieved. The Frankfurt lawyer appeared in the NSU trial as a co-plaintiff-representative.

On Saturday became public that investigators are only on the Drohschreiben on the network of your colleagues carefully. The Wiesbaden-based authority had been informed according to information from the press about the case.

lawyer received no information from authority

Now, the criminal defense lawyer has practiced massive criticism of the police. You have to know that the track in the police myself, “after the case has been reported in the press, said Basay-Yildiz the “FAZ”. “I would have wished that the police had previously informed me about it.”

According to the report, the lawyer since August, when the threatening letter is received by Fax, she had asked a number of times with the police, whether there were any new findings. It is how to get an assessment of whether or not your family must be protected, she said. The authority gave her-but not comprehensive information.

At the 2. August have received the lawyer’s own information, according to a Drohschreiben, which had been signed “NSU 2.0”, wrote the “PNP”. In the Letter it hot: “Bad Türkensau! Are you doing Germany is not finished. Fuck you dear, as long as you’re still alive, you bastard! In retaliation, we kill your daughter.”

The five now suspended officials to be a burden to have on your mobile phones regularly to right-wing extremist content exchanged. It is supposed to be four men and a woman.


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