Saxony integration Minister Petra Köpping like nothing to gloss over. "The forces and structures of law, threaten the cohesion of our society", says the SPD politician to the statistics of the victims of advice of the organization RAA Sachsen, according to the rights violence in the state within one year to 38 per cent did in the year 2017, increases of 229 violence on 317 of the acts of violence in the year 2018. "So bitter it is, in Saxony, rights and racist violence to the reality of life. There is no reason to sugarcoat this," says Köpping.
According to the on Thursday published statistics, the increase is most evident in Chemnitz: from 20 to 79 acts of violence. This is justified primarily in connection with the rights riots in Chemnitz, Germany, in August/September 2018, after the death of the German-Cuban Daniel H. to. A large increase is recorded in the district of North Saxony, the number has increased from seven to 23 actions. At the country 371 attacks 481 Affected were counted. 208 actions were racially motivated, 54 were directed against political opponents, and 55 were committed from other people despise the motives. In 79 cases, it was according to the survey, in order to blackmail or threats, in 223 to body injuries.
17 deaths since 1990, in Sachsen
A serious case of right-motivated violence has been perceived, according to the RAA Saxony hardly in the Public eye: On 17. April 2018 was killed, therefore, the 27-year-old Christopher W. three offenders are to be assigned to the right scene, brutal. Due to his sexual orientation, the perpetrator, with whom he was known would have him as a "faggot" insults, beat him and injured several times. Christopher W. is after 30 years of reunification, the 17. Death victims of right-wing violence in Saxony.
racism in Chemnitz
signed, Particularly in Chemnitz, the victim counseling a harrowing picture: "Several thousand Racists, and racists, rights, and neo-Nazis for several days, went to Chemnitz on the street, at demonstrations, AfD, Pro Chemnitz and Pegida instrument you internalized to the killing of a people to agitate against Refugees, migrants, the Left and the media and violence," reports the organization. In the follow-motivated attacks in the city frequently, attacks on Restaurants would have been racist. A group of neo-Nazis went as a "vigilante" against migrants until she was arrested on suspicion of the formation of a terrorist Association.According to statistics of the Victim support, the number of right-wing violence in Saxony within a year to 38 percent.Infographic: RAA Sachsen
Detailed description of a number of individual is documented by the Victim support cases. So a case of 18. July from Leipzig: A 40-year-old drunk man showed the Hitler greeting in the direction of the two Syrians (15 and 20), threatened then and hit one of the two in the face. 28. November demanded a man in a tram in Dresden, loudly, that all foreigners had to leave the tram and injured a 40-year-old Libyan, who had him put to speech. 23. February, in Wurzen, Germany, in the district of Leipzig: One in 7. Month pregnant woman from Eritrea is apparently insulted right in front of her apartment building by two people, punched and kicked. The list is incomplete.
The proportion of cases in which a complaint has been filed, amounts, as well as in the past years, about 75 percent. Specifically, 241 of the attacks in the year 2018, police are known, only 39 have not been shown, in 37 cases, it is not known. Of these, 241 known to police violence 154 cases are currently officially as a "Politically motivated crime" (PMK) to the right counted, as is apparent from the information provided by the Saxon Ministry of the interior on requests in the Parliament.
Seven right motivated crimes per day
Meanwhile, the Saxon Left-a member of the Landtag Kerstin Köditz, published a statistic of the legal motivated crime. 2018 have been in Saxony, a total of Köditz counted relying on the information provided by the state government - 2489 from the authorities, so just under seven cases per day.
The Left-politician said: "So 2015 and 2016 will be open to pay the particular high case. In the year 2017 ,just around 2000 cases had – roughly equivalent to the long-term average – a certain degree of relaxation indicated. But that was apparently not change this trend." The Deputy indicates that there is, in comparison to the surveys of the victims advice "a large dark field".More about
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The acts are spread stocks to around 50 offence. Around three-quarters of the cases – corresponding to the years of experience in value – are propaganda offences, in front of all the people verhetzungen and Nazi symbols. If the case is considered, the frequency (acts per 100,000 inhabitants), such as in the statistics to the right of the violence in the city of Chemnitz (140 cases) is clearly the front – in which the value is almost Double that of the previous year's figure (78) and also of the current Saxony-wide average (76).