Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Only 14 Per Cent of ‘Everyday Crimes’ Solved in Sweden

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by CHRIS TOMLINSON14 Mar 2017

Only 14 Per Cent of ‘Everyday Crimes’ Solved in Sweden

A damning new report has revealed Swedish police are facing difficulties solving even simple crimes and only 14 per cent of everyday crimes are solved.

New statistics reveal that in the first half of 2016 around 86 per cent of the crimes handled by Swedish police were ‘everyday crimes’ such as burglaries, simple theft, harassment, and vandalism.  The total cases numbered 655,580. But shockingly, less than one in seven were ever solved and half of the crimes were never even investigated to begin with, Swedish broadcaster SVT reports.

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