In the Hessian police to be investigated more cases of right-wing extremist police officers. It came at the cops to “abnormalities” in the various Statements and actions that suggest extreme right-wing activities in the Hessian police. The cases should relate to the Bureau-West of Hessen in Wiesbaden, Offenbach and Fulda. This is the “Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung” (“FAZ reports”).

Whether there is a connection to the suspended police officers in Frankfurt, is still unclear. Last week it was reported that five of Frankfurt’s police officers is determined. You should have a Chat to the extreme-right slogans and pictures sent to you. Perhaps the officials are also connected to a Drohschreiben that has received the criminal defense lawyer Seda Basay-Yildiz in August. The lawyer had represented the victim in the NSU-process and terrorist suspects.

In the Letter, the lawyer was threatened to slaughter their two-year-old daughter””. The Fax was signed “NSU 2.0”, has been not known to the public home address of the family. These data are to be found but in the authorities computers.

According to SPIEGEL information has been threatened in the last week a number of criminal defenders. Among other things, the Cologne criminal defense lawyer Mustafa Kaplan has received an extreme right-wing hate mail with the subject “NSU 2.0”. The “FAZ” reports that another Drohschreiben showed up, which was also signed “NSU 2.0” and Unknown to several lawyers, the media and the authorities sent.

If there is a connection between the different cases, or whether it is a copycat, is not yet known. On Wednesday, the interior Committee of the Hessian Landtag is in session the investigation against the Frankfurt police. (Read here what the case means for the Hessian state politics.)


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