Metropolitan.fi
News from Finland in English

News from Finland

This is an experimental news service that offers news from Finland in English. Inquiries by email: [email protected]

Read more »

Latest entries


Police finds dead body in abandoned car

A fatal traffic accident took the life of a local in Rantasalmi, Finland. South Savo police got message of a car that had swerved off the road in Rantasalmi. Inside the car the police found a dead local young man.The po…



Police Shoots Gunman in Helsinki City Centre

The police had to resort to a firearm to take down a gunman in the Helsinki City centre. A gunman was shot on at noon in the Helsinki City centre, at the Baana bicycle way.The recklessly behaving man had a fir…


Owning and Driving a Moped Scooter in Finland

In Finland mopeds (motorcycles with less than 50cc of engine displacement) have traditionally been as vehicles for people who are either too young or too old to have a drivers license to drive a car.While it is understa…