PD Rheingau-Taunus – Police headquarters in western Hessen
1. Thieves climb over the fence of the car dealership, Geisenheim, Chauvignystrasse, Sunday, May 8, 2022, from 11:00 p.m. to Monday, May 9, 2022, 5:00 a.m.
(h) On Monday night, thieves hit the Geisenheim car dealer’s building and stole auto parts. According to previous information, the unknown went to the company’s headquarters in Chavignystrasse and climbed the fence to the exhibition grounds. Once there, the perpetrators went to the BMW 3 Series and forcibly removed several accessories from the car for a total value of about 5,000 euros. Then they fled with their prey. The BMW car also suffered material damage of about 5,000 euros.
The Rüdesheim Police Station accepts information about theft by calling (06722) 9112-0.
Second collision with a motorcycle, Idstein, Wiesbadener Straße, Fri May 6, 2022, 5:45 pm
(h) On Friday afternoon, there was a collision between a car and a motorcycle on Wiesbadener Straße in Idstein, with one participant slightly injured. At approximately 5:45 p.m., a 77-year-old man from Edsteiner was driving his Mercedes along Wiesbadener Strasse in the direction of Federal Highway 275 and, for reasons not yet explained, collided with a BMW motorcycle that had been parked due to traffic. The driver of the two-wheeled vehicle, a 60-year-old man from Waldems, was pushed several meters along with his mechanism in the collision and eventually fell. He was slightly injured in the process. The physical damage to the two vehicles is estimated at around 4,500 euros.
3. Flatbed truck flees after collision, Hohenstein-Born, Watzhahner Straße, Friday, May 6, 2022, 7:30 p.m.
(h) Police are searching for a flatbed truck after it escaped from Friday’s accident in Hohensteinborn. On Friday evening, the car that caused the accident drove Watzhahner Straße from Bundesstraße 54 to Breithardt and collided with a blue Peugeot that was parked on the side of the road. The resulting property damage is estimated at several hundred euros. The vehicle, which was said to be a scaffolding truck, fled the scene.
Bad Schwalbach Police Station accepts information by calling (06124) 7078-0.
4. Cross-state road safety campaign ‘sicher.mobil.leben 2022’ – Ability to drive on display of West Hesse Police Headquarters, Thursday 5 May 2022 to Friday 6 May 2022
(He) Last Thursday and Friday, the police headquarters of the state of West Hesse participated in the cross-state road safety campaign “sicher.mobil.leben 2022” – vision of driving ability. In all departments of the West Hessen State Police Headquarters, officers conducted traffic checks throughout the day and night, which specifically addressed the topic “Fitness to drive”. In the district of Rheingau-Taunus, in Wiesbaden, in the district of Main-Taunus, in the district of Hochtaunus and also in the district of Limburg-Weilburg, the emergency services set up various checkpoints and checked whether the drivers had consumed alcohol under the influence of drugs or medications or perhaps the fatigue was more than necessary on the way. Emergency services were also on the road at rest areas along motorways belonging to the area of responsibility (eg the A3 and A66) and checked the fitness of truck drivers; Especially if they want to continue their journey after a rest period. 352 cars, 68 trucks and 6 two-wheelers were examined. Identification of 37 traffic violations that resulted in a fine. The ability to drive was not conferred in three cases due to alcohol consumption and in ten cases due to the use of other intoxicating substances. Driving violations and rest times were seized for four drivers. Four others did not even have a driver’s license. In the course of the executive procedures, three driver’s licenses were confiscated, drugs were found in three cases, and they were also confiscated. Two motorists had to hand over their keys to the police as a precaution before starting their journey in order to prevent them from participating in road traffic when they were unfit to drive. When it comes to this sensitive topic, each individual is responsible for their ability to lead. Safe participation in traffic thrives on mutual consideration and the awareness that everyone cares about others in traffic. Don’t drink and drive! A clear head is required when participating in road traffic. Medicines and drugs that harm road safety are not compatible with this.
About Labor Day Background:
Based on the decision of the Interior Ministers Conference on 7/8. Since December 2017, the transnational road safety campaign “Safe.Mobile.Life” has been implemented since 2018. Since then, a nationwide inspection day has been organized once a year to improve road safety.
Questions please contact:
Hessen State Police Headquarters
Police Headquarters Rheingau Taunus
Phone: (0611) 345-1043/1041/1042
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