Shooting: Göteborg, thursday 15 june 2023

Street view from crime scene
Large police operation in Biskopsgården after an alarm about several gunshot-like explosions. According to initial information, four people should have run from the scene, one of them in the direction of Vårväderstorget. Fredrik Svedemyr at the police tells GP that it could be a shooting, although it has not yet been established. There is currently no information that anyone is injured, but three people are plaintiffs in the case. A preliminary investigation into attempted murder has been launched.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Nära Vårvädersgatan, Biskopsgården, Göteborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Nära Vårvädersgatan, Biskopsgården, Göteborg municipality
2.5 percent of all shootings are carried out between 3 pm and 4 pm.


No one has been reported wounded or killed in this shooting.

2018-2023: Shootings in Göteborg municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Göteborg

Göteborg municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 16 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Tue, 20 Jun 2023 (Man dead after suspected shooting in Hisings Kärra) and Mon, 19 Jun 2023 (Shooting at property in Kärra).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

More statistics, map over where in Göteborg the shootings have taken place, diagram and list of all shootings in the municiaplity can be found on the overview page for Göteborg.

Shooting, Göteborg, thursday 15 june 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Tre personer beskjutna i Biskopsgården, Göteborg
    Flashback, tor 15 jun 2023
  2. Stor polisinsats i Biskopsgården
    Övrigt, tor 15 jun 2023
  3. Larm om smällar i Biskopsgården i Göteborg | Nyheter
    Expressen, tor 15 jun 2023
  4. 15 juni 15:53, Mord/dråp, försök, Göteborg
    Polisen, tor 15 jun 2023
  5. Larm om smällar i Biskopsgården i Göteborg
    Dagens Nyheter, tor 15 jun 2023
  6. Ungdomar besköts i Biskopsgården – en häktad
    Göteborgs-Posten, mån 19 jun 2023