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Certain forms of what is known in Sweden as ‘robbery offences can be regarded as volume crime, which is a priority issue for the Swedish Government (read more under ‘vehicle crime). Other...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • Policy
  • 2014

Many people are affected in their everyday lives by vandalism, burglary and vehicle-related crime, such as theft from or vandalism of cars. This ‘volume crime has considerable financial...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • Policy
  • 2014

Since a criminal career often starts in early youth, normally before the age of criminal responsibility, the Swedish Government considers early and clear measures to prevent or limit an...

  • Sweden
  • Youth crime
  • Policy
  • 2014
Mumin, Maria Ungdom Motivational Interventions, is a collaborative project involving the police, the healthcare sector and the social services, with the objective of preventing youths from finding themselves in a state of permanent social exclusion and becoming persistent offenders.
  • Sweden
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2009
The primary objective of the project has been to reduce levels of graffiti and vandalism, first and foremost in the subway whose decoration and design the young people have been involved in.
  • Sweden
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2011