• Anders Thornberg named new National Police Commissioner

    The Swedish Government has appointed Anders Thornberg as the new National Police Commissioner. He will assume the post on 15 February and will thus leave his current post as Head of the Swedish Security Service.
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  • Formal charges brought against Stockholm terrorist suspect

    The man detained on suspicion of having carried out the attack on Drottninggatan in Stockholm last year has now been charged for crimes including terrorist offence and attempted terrorist offence. The trial is expected to begin shortly and to take place over the course of several months. The Swedish Security Service has assisted with the criminal investigation against the prosecuted man.
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  • Risk of interference in Swedish elections 2018

    The Swedish election system is robust. Still, incidents in other countries have made it clear that the Swedish Security Service must work to protect the election campaign from interference from foreign powers. Read more