Stockholm – First a policeman was shot, then two playing children were hit by bullets, after all, in the past few days, more and more shots have been fired in Kristianstad, Linköping and elsewhere. Sweden, the Scandinavian country has long admitted, has a serious problem with gang crime. This applies above all to the big cities and their suburbs, but also beyond Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. The police are particularly concerned about children and young people who are drawn into criminal circles. “The power of the gangs over the young must be broken,” says the newspaper Sydsvenskan.
Deadly Roads: 180 shootings in the first half of the year
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