Crime

More Fires in Swedish Suburbs

There have been more cases of arson in Sweden over the weekend, this time in the university town of Uppsala, and the Gottsunda hounsing estate on the outskirts of town. Car fires, stone throwing, and firebombs - are they signs of deep social unrest, or just bored youths getting some kicks before school starts? Radio Sweden spoke to a leading criminologist and a policeman from Gothenburg to find out what they think lie behind the latest disturbances.

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