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A sextet of unsuspecting Stockholm cops accidentally included a professor in their WhatsApp chat where they bandied about sensitive case details, including images and crime register excerpts.
Corn syrup laced with honey aroma but marketed as honey might be the least of Swedish food consumers' worries after Europol revealed the extent of the mafia-driven counterfeit food trade in Europe.
Police have detained a suspect after a man was gunned down and killed in Malmö on Friday. He was found in the same building where a bomb detonated last year.
Sweden took home two medals at the men’s 15 kilometre classic cross country event on Friday at the Sochi Winter Olympics, marking a triumphant comeback for Daniel Richardsson after a serious car accident last year.
Sweden's blue-collar union confederation on Friday said Sweden should re-introduce the inheritance tax and try to rein in tax cuts for the wealthy. The conservative finance minister called their ideas "devastatingly harmful".
The 50-year-old rapist who posed as a fashion photographer and was dubbed a sadist by the prosecution will spend eight years in jail after a Stockholm court found him guilty of four rapes, and several cases of procurement.
Swedish golfer Caroline Hedwall drained a hole-in-one at the Women's Australian Open on Friday, leaving her at the top of the leader board at the halfway stage of the competition.
A Swedish widower's honest answer in a local paper that he'd spend the weekend visiting his wife's grave, just like he does every day, sparked an outpouring of emotion in Sweden just in time for Valentine's.
A string of digital reforms could help Sweden cut the bulging costs of elderly care, as baby boomers retire and life expectancy continues to climb, a new report found. But not without broadband upgrades.
One drunken driving citation didn't faze a beer-loving trucker in western Sweden, who opted to stay on the road and crack open a few more.
Valentine's Day's roots in a famous child marriage is a reminder that millions of young girls will be forced to marry against their will this year. The EU must fight to eradicate the medieval practice, argues Swedish MEP Cecilia Wikström.
Award-winning public speaker and author Colin Moon tells The Local about his new book, his 30 years as a British expat in Sweden, and how he gets the Swedes to laugh at themselves.
Henrik Zetterberg, captain of Sweden's men's Olympic ice hockey team, will miss the rest of the games in Sochi due to a back injury, the team announced on Friday.
The Royal Court has revealed what sort of pomp and circumstance is planned for when Princess Madeleine gives birth to Sweden's next royal baby. Social media will play a role as well.