Prison sentence for cannabis sock smuggler

Prison sentence for cannabis sock smuggler

A district court in southern Sweden have sentenced a 25-year-old man to seven months in prison for smuggling cannabis from Copenhagen to Malmö in his socks but he has been told he can have his footwear back when released.

Teen arrested for hammer attack on mum

Teen arrested for hammer attack on mum

A 16-year-old boy in western Sweden has been arrested on suspicion of attacking his own mother with a hammer after she was discovered in a bloodied state.

VIDEO: Brawl as Sweden reaches hockey final

VIDEO: Brawl as Sweden reaches hockey final

Sweden's junior hockey stars reached the final of the world championships after defeating Russia in an ill-tempered semi-final which sparked a mass brawl when the match ended.

Swede in fresh Syrian ‘kidnapping’ drama

Swede in fresh Syrian ‘kidnapping’ drama

An al-Qaeda affiliated group may be behind the kidnapping of five people in Syria, including a Swedish citizen, who were working in the region with Doctors Without Borders (MSF).