Lethal violence in Sweden at highest level in nearly 20 years: report

Lethal violence in Sweden at highest level in nearly 20 years: report

Sweden last year suffered the highest level of murder and manslaughter for at least 18 years, with 124 people losing their lives through violent attacks, according to the latest annual report from the Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention (Brå).

IN DEPTH: What’s behind the rise in gang violence across Sweden?

IN DEPTH: What’s behind the rise in gang violence across Sweden?

Victims of fatal domestic violence double in Sweden

Victims of fatal domestic violence double in Sweden

‘Men need to change’ to end violence against women: Swedish Justice Minister

‘Men need to change’ to end violence against women: Swedish Justice Minister

Deadly violence in Sweden fell in 2018, preliminary stats show

Deadly violence in Sweden fell in 2018, preliminary stats show

Sweden to launch helpline for those who beat their partners

Sweden to launch helpline for those who beat their partners

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

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

Girl taken out of Sweden despite risk of honour violence

Girl taken out of Sweden despite risk of honour violence

Sweden’s deadly violence stats for 2017

Sweden’s deadly violence stats for 2017

Swedish National Police chief: Murder levels must come down

Swedish National Police chief: Murder levels must come down

Why Sweden has more fatal shootings per capita than Norway and Germany
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Why Sweden has more fatal shootings per capita than Norway and Germany

Football fans attack Swedish police in ‘violent riot’

Football fans attack Swedish police in ‘violent riot’

Sweden’s new lethal violence stats for 2016 analyzed

Sweden’s new lethal violence stats for 2016 analyzed

Zlatan slams Sweden’s football hooligans

Zlatan slams Sweden’s football hooligans

What Malmö police are doing to stop killings

What Malmö police are doing to stop killings

Man in his 30s dies in Malmö shooting

Man in his 30s dies in Malmö shooting

Young man dies after multiple shootings in Malmö

Young man dies after multiple shootings in Malmö

Referee, coach and parents in Swedish youth football fight

Referee, coach and parents in Swedish youth football fight

Fans throw flares and enter pitch in Swedish football riot

Fans throw flares and enter pitch in Swedish football riot

Police officers injured in Stockholm football riot

Police officers injured in Stockholm football riot

Sweden to ban masks but not burqas at football matches

Sweden to ban masks but not burqas at football matches

Swedish fire chief reveals delay in reaching fatal blaze

Swedish fire chief reveals delay in reaching fatal blaze

‘You get street smart when you live in Malmö’

‘You get street smart when you live in Malmö’

PM: ‘We will not give an inch to violence’

PM: ‘We will not give an inch to violence’

More officers for Malmö in bid to tackle violence

More officers for Malmö in bid to tackle violence

Malmö shaken by another grenade attack

Malmö shaken by another grenade attack

Malmö police shortages ‘putting public at risk’

Malmö police shortages ‘putting public at risk’

Third grenade attack in a week rocks Malmö

Third grenade attack in a week rocks Malmö

Murder probe after teen shot to death in capital

Murder probe after teen shot to death in capital

Cops probe another blast in southern Sweden

Cops probe another blast in southern Sweden

Football fans held for violence and Nazi chants

Football fans held for violence and Nazi chants

Enough! The murder of a Swedish football fan

Enough! The murder of a Swedish football fan

Teen arrested for hammer attack on mum

Teen arrested for hammer attack on mum

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Police investigate Gothenburg funfair fight

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Judo camp leaders “assaulted kids”

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Prosecutors to appeal Kungsgatan death case

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Sweden’s boxing ban on the ropes

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How much force can a policeman use?

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Shots fired in NK

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Boy slashed in throat after row

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Fight club uncovered in Stockholm

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Free bus travel after new attack on driver

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Fight clubs spread across Sweden

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Sweden to offer gun amnesty

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Swedish journalists cowed by threats

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Sweden plans crackdown on sports hooligans

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Prosecutors promised better protection

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Christmas Eve stabbings in Stockholm

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85-year-old on trial for distributing illegal porn

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12-year-old girl sends teacher to hospital

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Locker room brawl costs boy his testicle

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Rival girl gangs in violent clash

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Explosion rattles Gothenburg school

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Honour violence widespread in Sweden

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Study: violence increasing on streets of Stockholm

‘Fight hooliganism like organized crime’

‘Fight hooliganism like organized crime’

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Teacher injured by men with knuckle dusters

New Rosengård fires ‘revenge’: police

New Rosengård fires ‘revenge’: police

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Charges filed over Swedish teen sex ring

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Businessman held in Swedish teen sex ring

Young Swedes’ mental health deteriorating: report

Young Swedes’ mental health deteriorating: report

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Sweden tops European rape league – but that doesn’t tell the whole story

Rosengård firefighters call it quits

Rosengård firefighters call it quits

‘Curfews and police’ can curb Rosengård fires

‘Curfews and police’ can curb Rosengård fires

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Women in custody for beating of far-right politician

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Swedish cities hit by spate of arson and unrest

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Swedish girls suffer widespread harassment: report

Veiled women subjected to daily abuse: study

Veiled women subjected to daily abuse: study

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Sweden slammed over sexual violence inaction

Police accused of breaking woman’s arm

Police accused of breaking woman’s arm

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Stieg Larsson book could get English version

Swedish court hears landmark S&M case

Swedish court hears landmark S&M case

Man freed in landmark S&M case

Man freed in landmark S&M case

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Teen aimed gun at teacher during class

Swedish boar hunters safe after Tunisia attack

Swedish boar hunters safe after Tunisia attack

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Swedish teen girls ‘getting more violent’

Teacher faces assault charges

Teacher faces assault charges

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Man stabbed in Stockholm gang brawl

Sweden to map threats against politicians

Sweden to map threats against politicians

Bomb attack rocks Malmö police station

Bomb attack rocks Malmö police station

Police ’embarrassed’ by continued violence

Police ’embarrassed’ by continued violence

Gun violence ‘most common’ in Malmö

Gun violence ‘most common’ in Malmö

Machete man goes berserk in Swedish clinic

Machete man goes berserk in Swedish clinic

Man held for setting his wife on fire

Man held for setting his wife on fire

Woman burned boyfriend with boiling water

Woman burned boyfriend with boiling water

‘Okay for teachers to hit students’: Swedish court

‘Okay for teachers to hit students’: Swedish court

Man jailed for 18 years after Malmö murder

Man jailed for 18 years after Malmö murder

Reveller killed walking along motorway

Reveller killed walking along motorway

Five remanded for jewellery store heist

Five remanded for jewellery store heist

Third body found after Örebro shooting

Third body found after Örebro shooting

‘Swedish girls more violent’: youth workers

‘Swedish girls more violent’: youth workers

Swedish sport infiltrated by crime: report

Swedish sport infiltrated by crime: report

Football fans spark chaos in Stockholm final

Football fans spark chaos in Stockholm final

Left-right split over probe of Stockholm riots

Left-right split over probe of Stockholm riots