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Swedish Police Authority

Swedish Police Authority

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden
Region: Skåne län; Sydsverige
Location of affected unit(s): Malmö (Öresund)


Sector: Public administration and defence
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
84.24 - Public order and safety activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-05-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

The Swedish Police Authority is recruiting 100 new employees to work with the border police in Malmö/Öresund on the border to Denmark. New employees will be civil border inspectors who will aid in the temporary border check between Denmark and Sweden. Border controls were introduced to have a better control on the movements of refugees and diminish the amount of refugees seeking asylum in Sweden. The goal of the border check is achieve a complete control of the movement along the Danish-Swedish border according to the border police.