Malmö police run out of remand cells to lock up suspects

“On Sunday evening. I think it was about 6pm, the remand prison in Malmö was closed for new intakes for over 24 hours,” Håkan Tullberg, head of Malmö’s remand prisons, told Swedish radio broadcaster SR.
 
Tullberg said every suspect placed in remand by Malmö courts on Monday morning had to remain in police custody until a place could be found. It was not even possible to find free spaces as far away as Gothenburg or Stockholm. 
 
“That hasn’t happened for over…
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