Hjalmar von Sydow

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Hjalmar von Sydow

Adolf Hjalmar von Sydow, (22 August 1862 – 7 March 1932) was a Swedish jurist and politician. He became knighted into the Vasaorden in 1901.

Hjalmar was murdered on 7 March 1932 along with two of his employees at his home in Stockholm in the so-called Von Sydow murders. His son, Fredrik von Sydow, committed suicide later the same day of the murders and is the presumed murderer.[1]


  • Om Stockholms rättskipning, polis och fångvård (Stockholm 1897)
  • Öfversikt af stadsfiskalernas i Stockholm ställning från äldsta till närvarande tid (Stockholm 1897)


  1. ^ "Ett barns börda". SvD.se. Retrieved 1 November 2014.