Death in Custody
The following account was created as a part of the Death in Custody Campaign. To date we know of 240 deaths of Black people, people of color, and people affected by racism, while held in detention or at the hands of the police in Germany since 1990 (as of October 20, 2023).
How we conduct our research, which sources we use, and how we define key-terms can all be found in our Research Index. This research is ongoing and updated annually. To inform us of further cases please email us at: email@example.com