"the Number of reported crimes increased slightly in 2018, shows the preliminary statistics from the national council for Crime prevention (Brå). Most increased notified of fraud and other irregularities, which went up by 25 per cent, and in the category it was datorbedrägerier and blackmail, and that increased the most."
"the Number of recorded crimes against the person, rape and assault increased by one per cent. The greatest increase was notified rape against children aged 0-17 years, which increased by 13 per cent. The number of recorded rapes of women over the age of 18 years went up by six per cent, while the number of notified rapes against men over the age of 18 declined by seven per cent."
"The only category where the notified offences decreased was theft and acquisitive crime, most decreased pocketing and inbrottsstöld in homes and holiday homes. Total notified 17 000 residential in 2017, a decrease of 24 per cent. Also the number of notified butiksrån decreased large, 29 percent."
"a Total notified approximately 1,54 million crimes in 2018, which is two per cent more than the year before."