A 50-year-old German man linked to a far-right extremist group has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering a police officer last year. Wolfgang P opened fire when police raided his home in order to confiscate dozens of hunting weapons.
Salah Abdeslam, the last remaining suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, has been found guilty of attempted terrorist murder in a separate trial in Brussels. He has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
German federal prosecutors have searched apartments of people suspected of founding a far-right terror group. The so-called Reichsbürger are said to have considered killing people to further their aims.
A German man has been sentenced in Berlin to life in prison for killing a pensioner back in 2006 and storing the dismembered body in a freezer. The defendant subsequently collected the victim's pension for several years.
Eight people have been found guilty of numerous crimes including deliberate attacks on refugee shelters in Germany. After a yearlong trial, the legal points hinged on the very nature of the group's structure and intent.
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