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Cop blames colleagues' racist slurs on 'stress'

23 Apr 2012, 08:59

Published: 23 Apr 2012 08:59 GMT+02:00

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"It was an expression of extreme stress," police officer Paul Juhlin said on Svergies Television (SVT), which on Tuesday will start airing a reality television series about the Mälmo police force.

Juhlin was one of the officers present during the Malmö police's response to December 2008 disturbances in the city's Rosengård district, which is home to a high concentration of immigrants.

During the police action, riot police called young people “blattajävlar”, an ethnic slur which translates roughly into “damn coloured people” or “damn immigrants”.

The comments were caught on the police's own video recordings of the response and later played during the trial of a young man charged with being one of the primary instigators of the unrest.

In the film sequence, officers make a number of racist and threatening comments

“You little monkey son of a bitch. Should I make him sterile when I catch him?" said one police officer on the tape.

"Yeah, he’s going to get beaten so badly that he won’t be able to stand on his own two legs," answered a colleague.

While a preliminary criminal probe into the comments was dropped, two police officers were docked five days' wages and reassigned by the police's disciplinary committee.

Juhlin's statements on the incident mark the first time a police officer has commented on the incident, which received a great deal of media attention at the time.

"There maybe hasn't been the space to say something previously; no one sticks their head up to have it cut off," he said, according to the Sydsvenskan newspaper.

"I don't want to defend the incident, but rather put it in a context that hasn't previously come to light."

According to Juhlin, the comments comparing the young people from Rosengård to monkeys wasn't an expression of racism, but simply said in the heat of the moment as people began climbing on the police bus in which the officers were riding.

"Nasty things were said, to be sure. But it wasn't about demeaning people; it wasn't about racism, not about values; it was extremely stressful," he told SVT.

Speaking with Sydsvenskan, Malmö police chief Ulf Sempert agreed with Juhlin's assessment that the incident was stressful, but emphasized that didn't excuse the officer's comments.

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"It's not acceptable," he said.

"It doesn't matter that the police claimed that they were under a lot of stress."

The incident, which came to light in February 2009, was followed by other revelations that police training materials used fictional characters named "Neger Niggersson" and "Oskar Neger" (Negro).

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Your comments about this article

14:28 April 23, 2012 by WhiteLight
Everybody says there is this RACE problem. Everybody says this RACE problem will be solved when the third world pours into EVERY white country and ONLY into white countries.

The Netherlands and Belgium are just as crowded as Japan or Taiwan, but nobody says Japan or Taiwan will solve this RACE problem by bringing in millions of third worlders and quote assimilating unquote with them.

Everybody says the final solution to this RACE problem is for EVERY white country and ONLY white countries to "assimilate," i.e., intermarry, with all those non-whites.

What if I said there was this RACE problem and this RACE problem would be solved only if hundreds of millions of non-blacks were brought into EVERY black country and ONLY into black countries?

How long would it take anyone to realize I'm not talkin about a RACE problem. I am talkin about the final solution to the BLACK problem?

And how long would it take any sane black man to notice this and what kind of psycho black man wouldn't object to this?

But if I tell that obvious truth about the ongoing program of genocide against my race, the white race, Liberals and respectable conservatives agree that I am a naziwhowantstokillsixmillionjews.

They say they are anti-racist. What they are is anti-white.

Anti-racist is a code word 4 anti-white.
16:38 April 23, 2012 by fancyavi
there is no excuse for his actions. out of the heart the mouth speaks. this cop just said what was in his heart and the sooner he admitts this the quicker they can move foward.
17:01 April 23, 2012 by riose

White trash speech.

Thanks for sharing, but next time, keep it to yourself.
18:29 April 23, 2012 by Spuds MacKenzie
The problems in Malmö ALL stem from refugees, begging the question "Why does Sweden keep importing them?"
20:07 April 23, 2012 by bcterry
17:01 April 23, 2012 by riose


White trash speech.

Thanks for sharing, but next time, keep it to yourself. "

White trash?, ........ your racist slur, just made his/her's point.
20:57 April 23, 2012 by bramblebush
The easy solution is: Restrict immigration to ethnic europeans only. May sound crude but it is realistic.
23:35 April 23, 2012 by Spuds MacKenzie
@bramblebush Sounds like a good plan to me!
00:28 April 24, 2012 by Scambaiter
White trash is not a "racist slur", it's a cultural one, bubba.

The question "Why does Sweden keep importing them?" begs the retorts "what's it to you?" and "why does your country keep illegally invading Muslim countries, killing civilians and creating the refugees in the first place?"
02:19 April 24, 2012 by Jeff10

Why did terrorists first start targeting civilians in the late 1960's by highjacking civilian passenger airplanes? Once muslime terrorists targeted Western civilians, they opened up themselves to the West responding with unrestricted warfare. Turn-about is fair play.

Most immigrants are economic refugees. You can google this fact. So, if they come to a country for a better life, they'd better expect to live by the rules of their new country, because it's precisely these Judeo-Christian based laws and morals that make Sweden and other Western nations so attractive to others.
02:31 April 24, 2012 by Spuds MacKenzie
@Scambaiter Va?? "White trash" is absolutely a racist term!
14:47 April 24, 2012 by bcterry
How about "colored trash", you o.k. with that Scambaiter?

Cultural my axx.
00:32 April 28, 2012 by Los Lubricano
Anyone remember the days before the onslaught of immigration.

Did Sweden have all the problems before these people

moved into the country? If you answer yes you are are obviously

05:06 April 28, 2012 by Spuds MacKenzie
@Los Lubricano There was basically NO serious crime before the mass immigration policies started. A handful of murders, rapes and arsons a year, but not the daily stuff like we see now. The importation of undesirable people has ruined this once great nation. :(
18:30 April 28, 2012 by bcterry
@Los Lubricano There was basically NO serious crime before the mass immigration policies started. A handful of murders, rapes and arsons a year, but not the daily stuff like we see now. The importation of undesirable people has ruined this once great nation. :( "

Unfortunately, you ain't seen nothing yet.

Omar Ahmad, founder of Council on American-Islamic Relations had this to say, which was reported by Lisa Gardiner,

"The 1998 Argus article, also published in the sister San Ramon Valley Herald, paraphrased Ahmad saying: "Islam isn't in America to be equal to any other faith, but to become dominant," and, "The Koran, the Muslim book of scripture, should be the highest authority in America, and Islam the only accepted religion on Earth."


"Cair leader says muslims have not come to America to be equal"

He of course denied ever say it, wink, wink, nod, nod. :)
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