How Sweden could bring in tougher sentences for sex offenders

How Sweden could bring in tougher sentences for sex offenders

A new government inquiry suggests locking convicted rapists up for at least three years, one year more than Sweden's current two-year minimum.

Vetlanda stabbing suspect to face trial in Sweden

Vetlanda stabbing suspect to face trial in Sweden

How the Swedish Academy lost a court case over Nazi use of classic poems

How the Swedish Academy lost a court case over Nazi use of classic poems

Sweden jails Isis mother who took two-year-old son to Syria

Sweden jails Isis mother who took two-year-old son to Syria

Swedish court remands Vetlanda stabbing suspect in custody

Swedish court remands Vetlanda stabbing suspect in custody

Sweden grants trans woman refugee status after court appeal

Sweden grants trans woman refugee status after court appeal

Swedish court clears filmmakers over filming Estonia wreck

Swedish court clears filmmakers over filming Estonia wreck

Sweden jails Russian over attack on Chechen blogger

Sweden jails Russian over attack on Chechen blogger

Man locked up for life for murdering girlfriend in western Sweden

Man locked up for life for murdering girlfriend in western Sweden

Sweden’s former ambassador to China cleared of all charges

Sweden’s former ambassador to China cleared of all charges

Sweden’s ex-ambassador to China goes on trial over mystery meeting

Sweden’s ex-ambassador to China goes on trial over mystery meeting

Sweden extradites wanted Chinese national to the US

Sweden extradites wanted Chinese national to the US

Stockholm shooting: Two men accused of killing 18-year-old woman just days after her wedding

Stockholm shooting: Two men accused of killing 18-year-old woman just days after her wedding

Swedish #MeToo activist told to pay damages to man she accused of rape

Swedish #MeToo activist told to pay damages to man she accused of rape

Man jailed for exploiting couple who came to Sweden to study and work

Man jailed for exploiting couple who came to Sweden to study and work

Swedish court deports man who threatened to blow up Malmö train station

Swedish court deports man who threatened to blow up Malmö train station

Three police officers cleared over fatal shooting of man with Down Syndrome

Three police officers cleared over fatal shooting of man with Down Syndrome

Stockholm court releases woman held over shooting of ASAP Rocky lawyer

Stockholm court releases woman held over shooting of ASAP Rocky lawyer

Man held in northern Sweden over suspected terror conspiracy

Man held in northern Sweden over suspected terror conspiracy

ASAP Rocky found guilty of assaulting man in Stockholm

ASAP Rocky found guilty of assaulting man in Stockholm

Man on trial for Malmö bomb threat sent for psychiatric exam

Man on trial for Malmö bomb threat sent for psychiatric exam

Man on trial over Malmö bomb threat ‘felt he was being pursued’

Man on trial over Malmö bomb threat ‘felt he was being pursued’

Landmark case: Swedish court fines man for not deleting hate speech on Facebook

Landmark case: Swedish court fines man for not deleting hate speech on Facebook

Lund car rampage: Driver ‘heard voices’ telling him to hit pedestrians

Lund car rampage: Driver ‘heard voices’ telling him to hit pedestrians

Man shot by police in Malmö detained over weapons threats

Man shot by police in Malmö detained over weapons threats

Swedish court frees Uzbek accused of planning bomb attack

Swedish court frees Uzbek accused of planning bomb attack

Malmö court jails man for murder: ‘It was an execution’

Malmö court jails man for murder: ‘It was an execution’

Malmö street artist given extra month in jail for hate crimes

Malmö street artist given extra month in jail for hate crimes

Swedish court clears driver in fatal school bus crash

Swedish court clears driver in fatal school bus crash

Man locked up for stealing Sweden’s royal jewels

Man locked up for stealing Sweden’s royal jewels

Indian billionaire told to pay debt to Ericsson – or go to jail

Indian billionaire told to pay debt to Ericsson – or go to jail

Sweden to deport Palestinian over Gothenburg synagogue attack

Sweden to deport Palestinian over Gothenburg synagogue attack

Swede jailed for sending death threats to ministers

Swede jailed for sending death threats to ministers

Have Sweden’s stolen crown jewels been found at last?

Have Sweden’s stolen crown jewels been found at last?

Dad fined for forcing son to shovel snow with no shoes

Dad fined for forcing son to shovel snow with no shoes

Man behind Sweden’s Museum of Failure declared bankrupt

Man behind Sweden’s Museum of Failure declared bankrupt

‘Terror money’ was ‘loan repayment’, defendant claims

‘Terror money’ was ‘loan repayment’, defendant claims

Swedish appeals court overturns controversial assault ruling

Swedish appeals court overturns controversial assault ruling

Tougher sentence for Jean-Claude Arnault after appeals trial

Tougher sentence for Jean-Claude Arnault after appeals trial

Malmö teen fined over graduation slut shaming

Malmö teen fined over graduation slut shaming

16-year-old charged over death of homeless man

16-year-old charged over death of homeless man

Appeals court expected to overturn controversial assault ruling

Appeals court expected to overturn controversial assault ruling

Finns accused of smuggling tonnes of Swedish snus across the border

Finns accused of smuggling tonnes of Swedish snus across the border

Man on trial over death threats sent to Swedish ministers

Man on trial over death threats sent to Swedish ministers

Woman wins handshake discrimination case in Sweden

Woman wins handshake discrimination case in Sweden

UK letter bomb suspect charged with threatening Swedish ministers

UK letter bomb suspect charged with threatening Swedish ministers

Sweden jails man for spying on exiled Tibetans for China

Sweden jails man for spying on exiled Tibetans for China

Stabbed schoolboy’s mum denied visa for funeral in Sweden

Stabbed schoolboy’s mum denied visa for funeral in Sweden

Swedish university must refund international student over sub-standard teaching: why this case matters

Swedish university must refund international student over sub-standard teaching: why this case matters

‘Shit happens’, not-so-lagom Swede laughs when told he could go to prison

‘Shit happens’, not-so-lagom Swede laughs when told he could go to prison

Man charged for taking sword hidden in cane to Swedish court

Man charged for taking sword hidden in cane to Swedish court

Swedish court sentences parents for trying to force girl, 13, into marriage

Swedish court sentences parents for trying to force girl, 13, into marriage

Swedish Isis fundraiser statuses were on Facebook for two years before deletion

Swedish Isis fundraiser statuses were on Facebook for two years before deletion

Why The Local’s assault case story could be a game changer for Sweden

Why The Local’s assault case story could be a game changer for Sweden

Swedish lay judges suspended after criticized assault ruling

Swedish lay judges suspended after criticized assault ruling

German drug peddler, 83, busted in Sweden after golf course mishap

German drug peddler, 83, busted in Sweden after golf course mishap

Centre Party expels two lay judges over assault ruling

Centre Party expels two lay judges over assault ruling

Has a controversial assault case exposed weaknesses in Sweden’s use of lay judges?

Has a controversial assault case exposed weaknesses in Sweden’s use of lay judges?

Controversial assault ruling sparks debate in Sweden

Controversial assault ruling sparks debate in Sweden

Ex-boyfriend jailed for murdering Tova Moberg, 19

Ex-boyfriend jailed for murdering Tova Moberg, 19

Swedish courts clears man of fraud – because he was in love

Swedish courts clears man of fraud – because he was in love

Man faces trial over knife attack on Stockholm police officer

Man faces trial over knife attack on Stockholm police officer

Spotify sued for $1.6 billion in copyright row

Spotify sued for $1.6 billion in copyright row

Murder conviction expected for Hudiksvall man suspected of killing ex-girlfriend

Murder conviction expected for Hudiksvall man suspected of killing ex-girlfriend

Two men to appear in court over Gothenburg synagogue attack

Two men to appear in court over Gothenburg synagogue attack

Sweden Democrat MP Kent Ekeroth cleared over Stockholm club brawl

Sweden Democrat MP Kent Ekeroth cleared over Stockholm club brawl

Ex-boyfriend faces trial over murder of Tova Moberg, 19

Ex-boyfriend faces trial over murder of Tova Moberg, 19

Psychiatric patient convicted of killing ex-girlfriend

Psychiatric patient convicted of killing ex-girlfriend

Man jailed over stolen truck rampage

Man jailed over stolen truck rampage

Couple sentenced to jail over daughter’s forced marriage

Couple sentenced to jail over daughter’s forced marriage

Danish family smuggled 69 dogs, 10 horses and 4 goats to Sweden

Danish family smuggled 69 dogs, 10 horses and 4 goats to Sweden

Rwanda genocide suspect to face trial in Stockholm

Rwanda genocide suspect to face trial in Stockholm

Teen who shot Malmö janitor sentenced in court

Teen who shot Malmö janitor sentenced in court

Sweden Democrat MP Kent Ekeroth fined over Stockholm brawl

Sweden Democrat MP Kent Ekeroth fined over Stockholm brawl

Football player jailed for raping and assaulting wife

Football player jailed for raping and assaulting wife

Swedish tourist claims he doesn’t remember kicking hotel maid unconscious

Swedish tourist claims he doesn’t remember kicking hotel maid unconscious

Swedish tourist caught on camera kicking hotel maid unconscious

Swedish tourist caught on camera kicking hotel maid unconscious

Man who spent 13 years in jail over brutal murder in northern Sweden released from custody after retrial

Man who spent 13 years in jail over brutal murder in northern Sweden released from custody after retrial

17 arrests in biggest ever Swedish child porn raid

17 arrests in biggest ever Swedish child porn raid

‘My son is not a terrorist,’ says mother of second suspect in Stockholm attack

‘My son is not a terrorist,’ says mother of second suspect in Stockholm attack

Coach accused of assaulting boys dating back at least a decade

Coach accused of assaulting boys dating back at least a decade

Stockholm terror suspect admits truck attack

Stockholm terror suspect admits truck attack

Sweden attack suspect denied request for Sunni Muslim lawyer

Sweden attack suspect denied request for Sunni Muslim lawyer

Prosecutor asks court to remand Stockholm terror suspect in custody

Prosecutor asks court to remand Stockholm terror suspect in custody

Swedish company sued in handshaking row

Swedish company sued in handshaking row

Mum fined for slapping four-year-old son on shopping trip

Mum fined for slapping four-year-old son on shopping trip

Three men remanded in double murder probe

Three men remanded in double murder probe

Russian employee suspected in Bombardier bribery probe

Russian employee suspected in Bombardier bribery probe

Court orders teens who raped boy to be deported

Court orders teens who raped boy to be deported

Woman and sons jailed for faking disability to claim benefits

Woman and sons jailed for faking disability to claim benefits

Man suspected of spying on Tibetans in Sweden on behalf of China

Man suspected of spying on Tibetans in Sweden on behalf of China

Teen cleared of killing homeless German in southern Sweden

Teen cleared of killing homeless German in southern Sweden

Court: Man tried to raise cash on Facebook to fund Isis

Court: Man tried to raise cash on Facebook to fund Isis

‘Facebook rape video’ trio in court for detention hearing

‘Facebook rape video’ trio in court for detention hearing

Prosecutor asks court to detain ‘Facebook rape video’ trio

Prosecutor asks court to detain ‘Facebook rape video’ trio

No trace of Facebook video showing alleged rape

No trace of Facebook video showing alleged rape

Prosecutors appeal for help to track down alleged rape video

Prosecutors appeal for help to track down alleged rape video

Ex-Sweden coach fined in Zlatan ‘doping’ defamation lawsuit

Ex-Sweden coach fined in Zlatan ‘doping’ defamation lawsuit

Swedish court orders retrial for convicted killer

Swedish court orders retrial for convicted killer

Double murder suspect ‘watched Star Wars and behaved as usual’

Double murder suspect ‘watched Star Wars and behaved as usual’

Former Swedish zoo head convicted over fatal wolf attack

Former Swedish zoo head convicted over fatal wolf attack

Sweden to extradite ‘Laser Man’ killer to Germany

Sweden to extradite ‘Laser Man’ killer to Germany

Swedish district court convicts knife-wielding ‘creepy clown’

Swedish district court convicts knife-wielding ‘creepy clown’

Five teens charged with raping young boy in Uppsala

Five teens charged with raping young boy in Uppsala

Swedish court jails man for porn bills

Swedish court jails man for porn bills

‘Asleep’ man cleared of child sex abuse by court

‘Asleep’ man cleared of child sex abuse by court

Swedish family accused of locking up teenage girl

Swedish family accused of locking up teenage girl

Swedish man locked up for porn surfer extortion

Swedish man locked up for porn surfer extortion

Swede wins $18m in Wall Street harassment case

Swede wins $18m in Wall Street harassment case

Court rules in drunken tree chopping case

Court rules in drunken tree chopping case

Swede convicted of double murder after DNA match 16 years later

Swede convicted of double murder after DNA match 16 years later

Swedish court evacuated after new bomb threat

Swedish court evacuated after new bomb threat

Swedish schoolboy told to pay massive legal bill

Swedish schoolboy told to pay massive legal bill

Husband cleared of throwing wife off balcony

Husband cleared of throwing wife off balcony

Swedes accuse Eritrean president of torture

Swedes accuse Eritrean president of torture

Sweden charges disgraced surgeon Macchiarini over windpipe surgeries

Sweden charges disgraced surgeon Macchiarini over windpipe surgeries

DNA hit brings Swedish double murder suspect to trial after 16 years

DNA hit brings Swedish double murder suspect to trial after 16 years

Malmö court evacuated in new bomb scare

Malmö court evacuated in new bomb scare

Mystery blast rocks Malmö courthouse

Mystery blast rocks Malmö courthouse

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Neighbours in court for hammer attack

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Court ruling could cost state billions

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Swedish bread war rises again

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Muslim mum discrimination case headed to Supreme Court

Court rules in favour of man and his snakes

Court rules in favour of man and his snakes

Public Health Minister stalked by mentally ill man

Public Health Minister stalked by mentally ill man

Court permits balcony smoking

Court permits balcony smoking

‘Royal’ candy makers fight war of succession

‘Royal’ candy makers fight war of succession

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Guard acquitted after filming under woman’s skirt

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More trials called off due to no-show suspects

Starbucks sues to shutter Gothenburg’s Starcups café

Starbucks sues to shutter Gothenburg’s Starcups café

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Four years for breaking newborn’s arm

Charges for father who held family captive

Charges for father who held family captive

Children tell of ‘hell’ under abusive father

Children tell of ‘hell’ under abusive father

Spud missile offender found not guilty due to age

Spud missile offender found not guilty due to age

Extradition part of ‘smear campaign’: Assange

Extradition part of ‘smear campaign’: Assange

WikiLeaks to release new US cables: Assange

WikiLeaks to release new US cables: Assange

Sweden’s wolf hunt heading to court: EU

Sweden’s wolf hunt heading to court: EU

Bouncers charged for multiple patron beatings

Bouncers charged for multiple patron beatings

Bad interpreters a ‘threat’ to rule of law in Sweden

Bad interpreters a ‘threat’ to rule of law in Sweden

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Court convicts man of sex chats with kids

Retrial ordered after judge falls asleep

Retrial ordered after judge falls asleep

Convicted lay judges found working in Sweden

Convicted lay judges found working in Sweden

Stockholm jail sends wrong man to stand trial

Stockholm jail sends wrong man to stand trial

Judge: ‘I understand why jealous hubby hit wife’

Judge: ‘I understand why jealous hubby hit wife’

Doctor jailed for sexually molesting patients

Doctor jailed for sexually molesting patients

Sweden’s first genocide trial imminent

Sweden’s first genocide trial imminent

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Retrial for man convicted in ‘shaken baby’ case

Swedish judge hires own daughter as clerk

Swedish judge hires own daughter as clerk

Swedish prosecutor to provide ‘new information’ on Assange rape probe

Swedish prosecutor to provide ‘new information’ on Assange rape probe

Swedish prosecutors question two new witnesses in Assange probe

Swedish prosecutors question two new witnesses in Assange probe

Swedish migration court slammed for long waiting times

Swedish migration court slammed for long waiting times

Swedish courts are about to get tougher on murder

Swedish courts are about to get tougher on murder

Swedish court to rule on Julian Assange detention request

Swedish court to rule on Julian Assange detention request

Swede jailed for child rape 24 years ago in groundbreaking court case

Swede jailed for child rape 24 years ago in groundbreaking court case

Man jailed for raping woman in central Malmö

Man jailed for raping woman in central Malmö

Russian jailed for murdering Georgian man in northern Sweden

Russian jailed for murdering Georgian man in northern Sweden

Swedish anti-deportation activist demands retrial

Swedish anti-deportation activist demands retrial

23-year-old Swede jailed for online sex abuse of 62 young girls

23-year-old Swede jailed for online sex abuse of 62 young girls

Malmö’s Möllevången rape suspect arrested in Finland

Malmö’s Möllevången rape suspect arrested in Finland

Student given two-year sentence for raping teacher in Sweden

Student given two-year sentence for raping teacher in Sweden

Student charged with raping teacher at school in Sweden

Student charged with raping teacher at school in Sweden

Man admits sex attack on young girl in Malmö

Man admits sex attack on young girl in Malmö

Student held on suspicion of raping teacher

Student held on suspicion of raping teacher

Spanish doctor charged with child sex abuse in Sweden

Spanish doctor charged with child sex abuse in Sweden

Swedish former TV host charged with rape

Swedish former TV host charged with rape

Three men remanded on suspicion of planning an ‘act of terror’

Three men remanded on suspicion of planning an ‘act of terror’

Swedish appeals court cuts sentence for brothers accused of child rape

Swedish appeals court cuts sentence for brothers accused of child rape

Swedish brothers convicted of more than 1,000 rapes of children

Swedish brothers convicted of more than 1,000 rapes of children

Man cleared of terrorism to get compensation – if he can be found

Man cleared of terrorism to get compensation – if he can be found

Swede accused of sexually abusing children online in US, UK and Canada

Swede accused of sexually abusing children online in US, UK and Canada

Swedish summer cottage murder trial: the sentence

Swedish summer cottage murder trial: the sentence

Relative ‘used scissors to stab victim’s neck’ in suspected honour killing in Sweden

Relative ‘used scissors to stab victim’s neck’ in suspected honour killing in Sweden

Why Swedish ‘summer cottage murder’ woman will likely spend life in prison: legal expert

Why Swedish ‘summer cottage murder’ woman will likely spend life in prison: legal expert

Swede acquitted of murder after 13 years in jail – thanks, in part, to a podcast

Swede acquitted of murder after 13 years in jail – thanks, in part, to a podcast

Malmö fire was not terrorism: court

Malmö fire was not terrorism: court

Malmö ‘Isis member’ accused of terrorism for fire at Islamic centre

Malmö ‘Isis member’ accused of terrorism for fire at Islamic centre

‘Facebook rape video’ trial begins in Uppsala

‘Facebook rape video’ trial begins in Uppsala

Three men charged over Uppsala ‘Facebook rape video’

Three men charged over Uppsala ‘Facebook rape video’

Six jailed over murder of woman in Dalarna

Six jailed over murder of woman in Dalarna

33-year-old suspect denies terror allegations

33-year-old suspect denies terror allegations

Swedish ‘vampire’ on trial for killing gay lover

Swedish ‘vampire’ on trial for killing gay lover

Convicted rapist freed due to ‘life or death’ SMS

Convicted rapist freed due to ‘life or death’ SMS

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Fork attack not rape: Swedish court

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Supreme Court in landmark rape rulings