Shooting: Göteborg, saturday 3 september 2022

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
Police alerted to Backavallen after several people reported shooting at the scene. At the scene, witnesses told the police that a man had been shot and then picked up by a car. An operation is underway to try to identify and locate the victims and perpetrators.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Backavallen, Göteborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Backavallen, Göteborg municipality
2.5 percent of all shootings are carried out between 2 pm and 3 pm.


  1. 1

    Male. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Göteborg municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Göteborg

Göteborg municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2022 took place 22 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Tue, 29 Nov 2022 (Apartment shot through the front door) and Tue, 08 Nov 2022 (Man with suspected gunshot wounds found in car in Gårdsten).

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, saturday 3 september 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Larm om skottlossning Backavallen i Hisings Backa i Göteborg (2022-09-03)
    Flashback, lör 3 sep 2022
  2. Skottskadad man vårdas på sjukhus
    Övrigt, lör 3 sep 2022
  3. 03 september 14:48, Mord/dråp, försök, Göteborg
    Polisen, lör 3 sep 2022
  4. Skottlossning i Göteborg – skadad man vårdas på sjukhus - P4 Göteborg
    Sveriges Radio, lör 3 sep 2022
  5. Larm om skottlossning i Göteborg
    Aftonbladet, sön 4 sep 2022
  6. Larm om skottlossning i Göteborg
    Expressen, sön 4 sep 2022
  7. Skottlossning i Göteborg – en man vårdas på sjukhus
    Sveriges Television, sön 4 sep 2022