Sweden’s Justice Minister Morgan Johansson has said the country needs hundreds of new prison cells and detention centres in the coming years.

“The big challenge of the next mandate period will be ensuring that the penal system is shaped so it is capable of taking in those who are now sentenced, and rehabilitates them so that they not return to crime,” Johansson told news agency TT.

As reported by The Local, police are receiving additional resources and the punishment in areas like weapons ...


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