Murders, break-ins and accidents made it a busy Christmas holiday weekend for the police and emergency services across Sweden this year.
A Class 2 warning has been issued for Sweden as a storm, dubbed Dagmar, approaches from the west.
Although 2011 may have ended on a sour note for Saab employees, as the year draws to a close, the cars themselves have suddenly become hot property again.
The number of bank robberies has declined sharply in Sweden over the past year, according to fresh figures from the police.
An elderly woman died on Christmas Eve, when the snow scooter she was driving fell through ice at a water station in northern Sweden.