It is commonly claimed (and implied) in some media outlets and right-wing blogs that the more immigrants or refugees come to Europe the more likely the crime rate goes up. Where so an immigrant population increases so do rape incidents, as they claim. Sweden has been dubbed by them as the “rape capital”.
We have taken our time out to present evidence to refute this malicious xenophobic propaganda peddled against innocent immigrants and refugees. This evidence is directly taken from The Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention.
Over 80.000 new immigrants and refugees moved to Sweden in 2013 – 2014. According to anti-immigrant/refugee campaigners, this would mean that sex crimes increased? To the contrary, police records show that in that year the sexual offenses reported actually went down (“Percentage exposed to sex offenses“):
Notice the above, the maximum increase of sexual crimes committed against…
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