This came in from the Hamburg police today (December 27th, 2013):

It's a summoning to police headquarters on January 9th, 2014, 10.00 am to tell my point of view on the insult I shall have committed on October 31st, 2013 (a Thursday) on the internet.

Strangely this is dated December 16th, 2013. Why took it those guys eleven days to get it out and here at my address?

Anyway, my only www-activities are at IUOMA, and therefore I have a vague idea but no proof who has reported me to the police because of  insult according to German law. They don't say who reported me and what exactly the allegations are.


It don't have to go keeping this appointment at this early stage of the process but I shall. Out of curiosity who it was and what will come out of it. So much to this family friendly site. Thank you, dear "reporter"!

My unofficial translation of the letter's contents:

Dear Sir ...,

police is investigating against you at the moment because of the following crime

Insult according to § 185 StGB (German penal code)

Scene of crime/Date of crime: October 31st, 2013 via internet

Therefore please show up on January 9th, 2014 at 10.00 am

           at State Office of Criminal Investigation,Room 4 E 092

for interrogation / official hearing and bring your ID or passport .

In case of incapability, please ring me up in time.

You reach us by public transport etc ...



According to § 163 a Code of Criminal Procedure, respectively § 55 Administrative Offences Act you are given the opportunity to comment on the allegations, to eliminate the existing causes for suspicion, to claim facts speaking in your favour, and to apply for single gatherings of evidence to your exculpation.

If you do not keep this appointment without stating reasons it will be assumed that you do not want to make use of your right to comment on the allegations.

But I advise you that before closure of the procedure you have not to be given the opportunity of statement again.

If necessary  you can be summoned anew by the authority in charge (depending on the facts either the court or the department of public prosecution, respectively the administrative authority - monetary fine).

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Comment by Ruud Janssen on December 11, 2014 at 7:19pm

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Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on April 15, 2014 at 3:32pm

There will often be a lot of views here, Erni.

Edmund likes stopping by to see waz up...

and there must be someone else out-there who likes lurking  :-)

Comment by Erni Bär on April 2, 2014 at 5:09am

A lot of views since I posted the recent police letter. My "Pudding-rattle-Multiple" has been finished. It consists of 25 pieces corresponding with the number of OSAH members.

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on April 1, 2014 at 9:58pm

Shake , rattle and ROCK and ROLL!

Comment by Erni Bär on April 1, 2014 at 7:12am

That's true!

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 31, 2014 at 5:47pm

It's all in the pudding , Erni...and it was/is/and will be always innocent and GOOOOOD!


Comment by Erni Bär on March 30, 2014 at 8:44pm

Those were happy pudding days.

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 30, 2014 at 7:59pm

Comment by Erni Bär on March 29, 2014 at 6:43am

I now believe that she just went to her local police office to report me for what she claimed being an  insult. That's free of charge. I have no idea whether you have to pay for the police investigation or prosecution office work. Don't think so. But lawyers are expensive. It's better to avoid them in my view. You now well understand that the whole pudding story (not appreciated by all here at IUOMA) was completely harmless in relation to insulting anybody. Screenshot!

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 28, 2014 at 4:04pm

Not to worry, Erni. Maybe someone, somewhere has taken our mail art and displayed it

in the coffee room for the police staff to see...or maybe they took it home personally

..."TIME" to relax...all for the best!



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