Become an investigator for our Crime-Trail in Friedrichstadt and find out what happened to Hendrik van der Voort, a Dutch boatman. Download the “case file” to access information, evidence, and possible suspects, discovered during initial inquiries to solve the case.
It is up to you to decide in which order you want to follow the clues. With each location, you collect more evidence and information about your suspects – but beware, as things aren’t always as they seem! You’ll find the culprit by matching evidence and identifying a clear motive as well as checking alibis.
What you need to complete our Cime-Trail:
- a smartphone with internet connection and service – you will need to be able to send and receive SMS and access clues and evidence online
- the “case file” (note: we suggest a printed version for a better overview)
- a QR-Code scanner and headphones
- the code for your arrest warrent that you received via e-mail along with your order confirmation – you will need this code to convict the perpetrator
Henrik van der Voort – a Dutch boatman working on the Gracht in Friedrichstadt – is found dead in the Fürstenberggraben near his berth. The autopsy shows that he died of external injury and the crime scene indicates that a fight had taken place. A few years ago, another tragic accident had occured on one of the ships on the Gracht – could there be a relation? What role does a family dispute play in this incident? Or could there be others benefitting from Henrik’s death?
The neighborhood is in shock and fear is spreading among the inhabitants. Help us solve the murder of Hendrik van der Voort and bring back peace to the area!
Initial inquiries have identified five possible suspects. Now, it is up to you to find out who has the strongest motive and which of the suspects can provide an alibi. Have fun solving the case.
Reseller in Friedrichstadt
The “case file” can also be purchased at Tourist-Info Friedrichstadt (Am Markt 9). Please find their opening hours here.
More Crime-Trails in the area
Other Crime-Trails near Friedrichstadt can be found in Eckernförde and Hamburg. You can find an overview of all of our Crime-Trails in Germany and Austria here. An overview of Crime-Trails available by our partners in Switzerland can be found under https://www.krimi-trails.ch/.