Shooting: Malmö, tuesday 21 february 2023

Street view from crime scene

Several people shot at at Kroksbäck in Malmö. The police have cordoned off an area around Sörbäcksgatan where a shooting took place during the night of Tuesday. According to witnesses, shots have been fired at several people. They left the scene and were found by the police in the immediate area. It is currently unclear how many people were shot at. No one was physically injured in the shooting.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Sörbäcksgatan, Malmö), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Sörbäcksgatan Malmö municipality

The shooting took place on .

4.7 percent of all shootings are carried out between 2 am and 3 am.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Malmö municipality: Historical trend

Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Malmö
Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Malmö

2018-2023: Shootings in Malmö municipality per month

12 months rolling average

Malmö municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 11 shooting incidents have been reported in Malmö. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Sat, 11 Mar 2023 (Shots fired at an apartment in Limhamn) and Fri, 10 Mar 2023 (Gunshot injured person at the emergency room in Malmö).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Malmö, tuesday 21 february 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning på Kroksbäck – område avspärrat. Malmö. 2023-02-03
    Flashback, tis 21 feb 2023
  2. Skottlossning på Kroksbäck – område avspärrat – Sydsvenskan
    Sydsvenskan, tis 21 feb 2023
  3. 21 februari 02:43, Skottlossning, Malmö
    Polisen, tis 21 feb 2023