Violent Crimes in Skåne

Project: ResearchClinical research

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Social Sciences
  • Medical and Health Sciences


  • Violence, Violent Crimes, Injury Panorama, Cause of Death, Battery, Firearm-related Violence, Penetrating Injuries, Knife, Sharp Weapon, Emergency Medicine, Trauma, Victimology, Criminology


The primary objective of this project is to map violent crimes in Skåne with respect to the victim. Several questions are of importance to this project, which can be divided into medical and criminological questions. The focus of the project will be (1) assault with kicks and blows, (2) assault with a weapon not being deemed to be knife/sharp weapon or firearm, (3) violent crimes committed with a knife/sharp weapon, (3) violent crimes committed with a firearm.
Short titleThe ViCS-project
Effective start/end date2021/01/01 → …

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Related prizes

Ardavan Khoshnood (Recipient), 2021 Jan 1

Prizes and Distinctions: Other distinction

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