Swedish authorities in crisis meeting over crowded custodial facilities

Swedish authorities in crisis meeting over crowded custodial facilities

Facilities used for detention and custody in Sweden are full to capacity and authorities have engaged in crisis talks over the situation.

Not easy for Sweden to send foreign criminals to EU: Prison Service

Not easy for Sweden to send foreign criminals to EU: Prison Service

Violence on the rise in Sweden’s nearly-full prisons

Violence on the rise in Sweden’s nearly-full prisons

Sweden needs hundreds of new prison cells: Justice Minister

Sweden needs hundreds of new prison cells: Justice Minister

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Prison inspector steals 230,000 crowns

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Mijailovic changes lawyer for appeal

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Sweden’s “Godfather” arrested in Greece

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Escaped killer caught in Gothenburg

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Three escapes in two days from secure youth unit

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Young fugitive caught again

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Escapes from Swedish prisons cut by half

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Solitary confinement doubles in Swedish prisons

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Flight restrictions over Swedish prisons from next year

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Bosnian war criminal transferred to Swedish jail

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Prison guard “bribed with chocolate and cheese”

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Sweden’s prisons overcrowded

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Swedish Prison Service seeks porn ban

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Prison’s mobile phone blocker does not work

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Life sentences increase as prisoner numbers fall

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Prison porn for rapists approved by court

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Prisoner escapes after visiting newborn baby

UN torture body blasts Swedish prisons

UN torture body blasts Swedish prisons

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Sexist holiday schedule angers prison guards

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Rapist refused damages for porn rights slight

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Recession hits demand for prison produce

Swedish prison numbers at 15-year high

Swedish prison numbers at 15-year high

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Swedish prisoners seek higher learning

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Swedish prisoners sign up for lullabies project

Court rules prisoner smoking ban illegal

Court rules prisoner smoking ban illegal