The victims of crimethose that are committed by migrants are usually other migrants. In the first quarter of 2018, 10 of the 11 deaths were immigrants due to such a crime. This emerges from an evaluation of the federal criminal police office with the title "Crimes in the context of immigration". Immigrants in terms of statistics are asylum seekers, recognized
Refugees, foreigners with tolerance status and people who are
stay in Germany illegally. One in eleven victims has German citizenship.
In total, 89 offenses against life were registered from January to March, identifying at least one immigrant as a suspect. In most cases it remained in an attempted murder. In a total of 64 investigations only immigrants from the perpetrator and the victim were involved, the BKA reports.
The number of violations in which at least one immigrant is suspected has increased in the first three months of 2018. Compared to the last quarter of 2017, the number increased by 4,200 to 66,200, as the evaluation shows. Most of these involved offenses related to property crimes and counterfeiting (28 percent) – and in these cases priority cases of release (55 percent).
Immigration to Germany continues. Approximately 1.39 million asylum seekers were registered from January 2015 to the end of March 2018, of which 34,000 between January and March 2018, according to the BKA. Violations of the Aliens Act are generally not taken into account.