Police get 2.5 bln SEK in budget to fight gang violenceCrime top issue ahead of Sept 2022 ...

Swedish police get budget boost as gang crime tops election worries – Reuters

Police get 2.5 bln SEK in budget to fight gang violenceCrime top issue ahead of Sept 2022 electionBudget to inject $8.6 bln into economyBudget published 0600 GMT, Sept.20STOCKHOLM, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Sweden's minority coalition said on Wednesday its 2022 budget will boost spending on fighting crime as it looks to defuse voter anger over a wave of shootings that has put law and order at the top of the agenda ahead of a general election next year.More than 35 people have been killed this year in gang-related violence, according to police, with shooting incidents an almost daily occurrence in …

 

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