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Berlin, Germany: SBV Police watch cyclists pass, but stop car. SCU Police checking boxes inc ar boot. SV Police in snow stop lorry. SCU Policeman checking spare wheel shelf under tail board. CU Ditto - Policeman pulls out piece of furniture. SCU Policeman pulls back false roof of van & stockings & textiles are revealed. CU Policeman pulling out bundle of cloth. GV Confiscated goods in store room. SV Lamps & shades in store room. GV Confiscated goods.
Germany; Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement; Cold War ?
N.B. Goods were being brought in wholesale from the Soviet Sector as the red mark is worth much less than the currency in the Western Zone of the City, so it is profitable to buy goods in the East, smuggle them through & sell them in the West.
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