North Rhine-WESTPHALIA Interior Minister Ralf hunters presented the initiative "More security at football matches" on Wednesday in Cologne, that is being applied in may nationwide.
Cologne (SID) - North Rhine-Westphalia Interior Minister Ralf hunters presented the initiative "More security at football matches" on Wednesday in Cologne, that is being applied in may nationwide. In cooperation with the German Football Federation (DFB), the German Football League (DFL), the clubs, the municipalities, the Association of cities, the fan projects, transport undertakings, transport and Sports Minister as well as the Federal and State police was the a 10-point plan, which in the future to prevent escalating violence in the stadiums.
"This is a remarkable step: draw together all partners in our network and have agreed on a 10-point concept." "Together we are responsible for safe football events," SPD politician Hunter, described the concept as a "Milestone" said: "We can assume that our initiative will be taken up by the other federal States."
Important part of the concept is the rigorous action against perpetrators of violence. "Anyone who commits criminal acts, gets the red card immediately, immediately and without ifs and buts!" Who commits offences already on arrival, may not see the football match. "I am convinced that a consistent approach is best to move rioters to reconsider," said Hunter
He also stressed: "Our initiative for a common and co-ordinated action occurs." "A particularly concerns us is that we create for the fans of reliability and trust." He is convinced, so hunters that grow this even in the peaceful fans, the willingness to take responsibility for secure football experience.
Last, especially hooligans from Eintracht Frankfurt by heavy violence had again made the security in the stadiums on the subject.