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Archive for Sun, 05 Jul 2009

Police suspect rape of three-year-old girl

Swedish police suspect that a three-year-old girl was abducted and raped after disappearing from a playground in Sandviken in central Sweden last week.

Stockholm bouncer shot in the legs

A bouncer at the Hotell Anglais in central Stockholm was shot in the legs on Saturday night after having been threatened by a guest that had been refused entry.

Checks prompt decline in child sickness benefit cheats: report

Checks prompt decline in child sickness benefit cheats: report

Cases of suspected fraud by parents claiming benefits for the care of sick children have declined dramatically following the introduction of an absence certificate requirement, a new report by the Social Insurance Agency (Försäkringskassan) shows.

Police officer gives Rosengård youths the finger

A police officer has been re-assigned and reported for making insulting gestures with his middle finger at youths in the suburb of Rosengård in Malmö.

Air France crash Swede found

Air France crash Swede found

A Swedish woman who was onboard the ill-fated Air France flight that crashed into the Atlantic off Brazil in the beginning of June, has been found and identified.