Polizeiabteilung z.b.V. Wecke
- Published: 09 January 2012 09 January 2012
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
It was originally stationed in the former barracks of Königin-Augusta-Garde-Grenadier-Regiment Nr. 4 (in Kreuzbvert Quarter) and later moved to the former barracks of Königin-Elizabeth-Garde-Grenadier-Regiment Nr. 3 (in Charlottenburg).
It was used to fight the Communist movement and took part in several raids on Communist stronghold in the Berlin area.
It was redesignated Landespolizeigruppe Wecke z.b.V. on 17 July 1933.
CommandersMajor der Schutzpolizei Wecke (23 Feb 1933 - 15 Sep 1933)
Manpower strengthFeb 1933 414
Sources usedRoger James Bender & George A. Petersen - Hermann Göring: From Regiment to Fallschirmpanzerkorps
Franz Kurowski - The history of the Fallschrim Panzerkorps Hermann Göring