Police chief Cologne promises a safe new year
The chief of police of Cologne, mr. Jürgen Mathies, ensures revelers that the with the old and the new safe is in his city.
“I promise you you extremely feel safe in the surroundings of the Cathedral,” said the police chief of Cologne Thursday in the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger.
Mathies said in the local newspaper of Cologne that safety of the revelers is the highest priority for the police. With the new year’s 1,500 police officers on the streets in Cologne. Also the federal police will be on standby with a helicopter suspicious persons to follow.
Last year, the celebration on the square near the Dom of Cologne completely out of hand and came to the police hundreds of declarations within of women who were attacked, robbed and sexually intimidated.
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