The federal police are currently in large-scale operations in several federal states. Various objects are searched with 300 emergency services. There is at least one arrest.
Hamburg/North Rhine-Westphalia/Schleswig-Holstein – On Thursday, May 5th, 2022, the federal police will be on a large scale operation in several federal states. Various objects are being searched nationwide by 300 emergency services.
Large-scale operation in the north of Germany: Federal police launch a large-scale raid
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Search measures by the #Federal Police are currently taking place in #Hamburg, #SchleswigHolstein and #NRW.
The background is, among other things, the suspicion of commercial forgery of documents, organized smuggling crime and money laundering.https://t.co/n4iq24eheJ pic.twitter.com/ljpM4fhbOT
— Federal Police North (@bpol_nord) May 5, 2022
Federal police forces have executed an arrest warrant in Hamburg-Niendorf. A 50-year-old man was arrested. A woman and her child were also in the apartment of an apartment building at the time of the operation.
A total of eleven objects in Hamburg, one in Schleswig-Holstein and two in North Rhine-Westphalia are said to have been searched. The large-scale operation is mainly aimed at counterfeiting documents, money laundering and illegal smuggling. Further details have not yet been announced. The mission is still ongoing.