(1946-04-25) 25 April 1946 (age 67), Uppsala, Sweden
Prisoner, former policeman
6 years imprisonment
convicted and serving prison sentence, incarcerated in Saltvik Prison
Multiple instances of rape (including child rape) and other sex offenses
Karl Göran Gustav Lindberg (born 25 April 1946 in Uppsala) is a Swedish convicted serial rapist and a former police chief. He is currently serving a six-year prison sentence in Saltvik Prison for numerous sex crimes.
Career in the police:
He completed his law degree in 1972, and served as rector of the Swedish National Police Academy 1989-1997 and as police commissioner in Uppsala County 1997-2006. After stepping down as police commissioner, he was an adviser on gender equality and sexual harassment to the national police directorate.
He was arrested on 28 January 2010 and charged with multiple sex offenses, including the rape of a 14 year old child He was subsequently also charged with raping several other women, and of procuring. On 30 July 2010, he was convicted of several sex offenses, including rape, and sentenced to 6.5 years in prison by the Södertörn District Court. The High Court reduced his sentence to 6 years, and the Supreme Court rejected his appeal. He is now serving his sentence in Saltvik Prison.