Burglary of Evangelical Church Sacristy in Ratingen

Country: Germany

Date of incident: April 11, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



During the night of April 11th, burglars broke into the Evangelische Kirchengemeinde Hösel. They gained access to the inside of the church by prying open two back doors. Once inside, they found a safe about 1.20 x 0.80 m in an adjacent storage room. The safe was completely stolen, but there were no items of great value in it.

Source: Police press release