Robbery from Esslingen Church

Country: Germany

Date of incident: May 31, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Between May 29th and 31st, several unknown perpetrators broke into the Osterfeld Protestant Church in Berkheim, Esslingen. They entered by climbing the porch roof and, once inside, stole three game consoles and eight controllers from the youth room as well as one digital and one SLR camera from a storage room. The value of the stolen goods was estimated at around 1,000 euros and the property damage amounted to around 2,000 euros.

Source: Police press release