Shooting: Stockholm, monday 15 august 2022

Street view from crime scene
Shots fired at police in connection with a patrol carrying out a personal check in Rinkeby. No one was hit by the shot, but a young man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Nära Askebyskolan, Rinkeby, Stockholm), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Nära Askebyskolan, Rinkeby, Stockholm municipality
11.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 0 am and 1 am.


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 15 august 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Rinkeby – en gripen
    Expressen, mån 15 aug 2022
  2. Skottlossning i Rinkeby – en gripen – Skånska Dagbladet
    Skånska Dagbladet, mån 15 aug 2022
  3. Rinkeby: Skottlossning vid skola
    Aftonbladet, mån 15 aug 2022
  4. 15 augusti 00:49, Mord/dråp, försök, Stockholm
    Polisen, mån 15 aug 2022