Shooting: Stockholm, monday 8 august 2022

Street view from crime scene
Several people have contacted the police regarding sounds perceived as gunfire in Björkhagen. At the time of writing, the police are investigating the area and people who are there using dog patrol and a helicopter. It has not yet been clarified what happened.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Björkhagen mot Nackareservatet, Stockholm), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Björkhagen mot Nackareservatet, Stockholm municipality
8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Stockholm municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Stockholm

Stockholm municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2022 took place 48 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Wed, 28 Dec 2022 (New shooting in the district of Gubbängen in Enskede in southern Stockholm) and Wed, 28 Dec 2022 (Shooting at property in Gubbängen).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Stockholm, monday 8 august 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Larm om skottlossning i Björkhagen i södra Stockholm (2022-08-08)
    Flashback, mån 8 aug 2022
  2. Larm om skottlossning i södra Stockholm – Sydsvenskan
    Sydsvenskan, tis 9 aug 2022
  3. Larm om skottlossning i Björkhagen i södra Stockholm
    Dagens Nyheter, tis 9 aug 2022
  4. 08 augusti 22:08, Kontroll person/fordon, Stockholm
    Polisen, tis 9 aug 2022