The apartments of five Berlin police officers were searched on Wednesday on suspicion of participating in a right-wing chat group.
You are accused of having sent messages with inhumane content in a chat group with twelve participants, as the police and public prosecutor announced on Wednesday.
The accused officials had been investigated in another preliminary investigation on suspicion of betrayal. In the course of the cell phone evaluation, there would have been clues for further criminal offenses. Additional investigations were therefore initiated against the officials for alleged incitement to hatred and the use of anti-constitutional symbols.
The searches of the apartments and of two business addresses were successful, according to the police and the public prosecutor’s office. The evaluation of the evidence continued. In addition, legal measures would be examined for all those involved in the chat group.
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