An evaluation of the 2010 sentencing reform
In 2010, the Swedish Parliament passed a bill focused on increasing the severity of the sentences imposed for serious violent offences. Brå (the Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention) has evaluated what effect the sentencing reform had produced.
This report presents the results of the evaluation, and is organised on the basis of three central research questions:
© The Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention, 2014
Author: Klara Hradilova Selin, Sven Granath