Police struggling with recruitment target

1:41 min
  • Police might be struggling to meet the ambition of recruiting 5,000 additional police officers before the end of 2024, according to the the goal from the government. 

  • Today - three years prior to 2024 - the authority has recruited 1,300 officers, which means there's a gap of 4,000 officers.

  • Stockholm is particularly affected - the capital has seen 143 officers leave the force this year.