DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1740
Crime Category: Early NS Crimes, Denunciation
Zsc., Arno Edmund 5 Years
LG/BG Zwickau 471022 Az.: Ks16/47
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Zwickau
Crime Date: 33-45
Victims: Civilians
Nationality: German
Agency: Police Gestapo Zwickau (informer)
Subject of the proceeding: As confidant of a KPD section leader, the defendant acted as a Gestapo informer after his arrest in May 1933. In one instance, his information resulted in the death of a KPD member, in other instances it led to extended prison terms for KPD members

Not published in DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen as the court's decision could not be traced in the archives