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#Abduction

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Gardaí launch new alert system for child abductions
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí launch new alert system for child abductions

May 25th 2012, 2:15 PM 3,117 Views 6 Comments

A new alert system has been launched aimed at spreading information quickly to the media and public when a child is believed to have been abducted.

Man charged in connection with Ciarán Noonan murder
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Man charged in connection with Ciarán Noonan murder

May 8th 2012, 11:07 AM 2,601 Views 0 Comments

It is the second time the same man will appear before the courts in connection with the abduction and murder of the 29-year-old Dublin man.

Minister for Justice releases figures on child abductions during 2011
# Abductions
# Abductions

Minister for Justice releases figures on child abductions during 2011

Apr 27th 2012, 5:55 PM 2,693 Views 4 Comments

Releasing the figures on parental-child abduction, Alan Shatter urged estranged partners experiencing problems to seek mediation in the best interests of the children involved.

Tucson police investigate disappearance of girl, 6, from family home
# Missing Child
# Missing Child

Tucson police investigate disappearance of girl, 6, from family home

Apr 23rd 2012, 3:18 PM 5,643 Views 33 Comments

Search was launched on Saturday morning after parents reported the young child missing.

Massive search underway for six-year-old Isabel amid kidnapping fears
# USA
# USA

Massive search underway for six-year-old Isabel amid kidnapping fears

Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00 PM 7,646 Views 10 Comments

Police in Arizona say that the young girl vanished from her bedroom in Tucson.

Fresh arrest over murder of Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Fresh arrest over murder of Ciarán Noonan

Feb 6th 2012, 7:39 PM 2,739 Views 1 Comment

Noonan’s body was found in a field in Co Meath more than a week after his disappearance from Dublin’s East Wall.

Man planned to abduct and electrocute a former lawyer - and blame his cat
# Catastrophic
From The Daily Edge
# Catastrophic

Man planned to abduct and electrocute a former lawyer - and blame his cat

Jan 28th 2012, 9:44 AM 2,834 Views 11 Comments

American investigators say the man borrowed elements of his plan from a television show and wanted authorities to believe the victim’s cat was the culprit of the crime.

Man in court over attempted abduction
# Charged
# Charged

Man in court over attempted abduction

Jan 13th 2012, 4:38 PM 3,698 Views 4 Comments

The 40-year-old is charged in connection with an attempted abduction in Kildare last year.

Man arrested following garda pursuit in Co Wicklow
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Man arrested following garda pursuit in Co Wicklow

Jan 11th 2012, 1:25 PM 8,697 Views 6 Comments

An appeal had earlier been issued for the man and three young children who were last seen in a blue Nissan Almera in Ashford, Co Wicklow this morning.

Three arrested over attempted abduction of Kildare family
# Abduction
# Abduction

Three arrested over attempted abduction of Kildare family

Jan 10th 2012, 12:54 PM 3,374 Views 4 Comments

Armed men tried take a security company employee, his wife, and their 2-year-old son hostage in their Kildare home in April of last year.

Eleventh arrest in connection with Ciarán Noonan abduction
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Eleventh arrest in connection with Ciarán Noonan abduction

Nov 29th 2011, 12:10 PM 1,071 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested in the Dublin area this morning, gardaí say.

Tenth arrest over Ciarán Noonan murder
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Tenth arrest over Ciarán Noonan murder

Nov 24th 2011, 5:54 PM 1,248 Views 0 Comments

Noonan was last seen alive on 20 October when he was bundled into a car and driven away from Dublin’s East Wall.

Men arrested over Ciarán Noonan murder released
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Men arrested over Ciarán Noonan murder released

Nov 19th 2011, 7:37 PM 2,302 Views 0 Comments

Two men arrested recently in connection with Noonan’s death have been released from custody.

Another arrest over abduction and murder of Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Another arrest over abduction and murder of Ciarán Noonan

Nov 18th 2011, 12:34 PM 1,032 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a seventh person in the investigation into the case. Noonan was seen by witnesses being beaten and bundled into a car in the East Wall area of Dublin on 20 October.

Sixth person arrested over abduction and murder of Ciarán Noonan
# Murder
# Murder

Sixth person arrested over abduction and murder of Ciarán Noonan

Nov 17th 2011, 12:48 PM 1,147 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 30s was taken into custody in west Dublin this morning.

Man released in Ciarán Noonan murder probe
# Ciarán Noonan
# Ciarán Noonan

Man released in Ciarán Noonan murder probe

Nov 7th 2011, 7:59 AM 324 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 20s has been released without charge this morning.

Body of missing man Ciarán Noonan identified
# RIP
# RIP

Body of missing man Ciarán Noonan identified

Nov 6th 2011, 12:05 PM 772 Views 2 Comments

A man in his 20s has been arrested this morning in connection with the investigation.

Gardaí searching for abducted man find body in Co Meath
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí searching for abducted man find body in Co Meath

Nov 5th 2011, 8:39 AM 1,629 Views 13 Comments

Twenty-nine-year-old Ciarán Noonan was abducted from the East Wall area of Dublin on 20 October.

Gardaí search land in Meath for abducted Dublin man Ciarán Noonan
# Abduction
# Abduction

Gardaí search land in Meath for abducted Dublin man Ciarán Noonan

Nov 2nd 2011, 1:26 PM 874 Views 0 Comments

Nothing has been heard from Noonan since his abduction on 20 October.

Woman arrested over East Wall abduction released
# Abduction
# Abduction

Woman arrested over East Wall abduction released

Oct 30th 2011, 5:31 PM 563 Views 1 Comment

A woman questioned by gardaí about the kidnapping of Dublin man Ciarán Noonan has been released without charge.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Oct 29th 2011, 7:44 PM 2,084 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Michael D Higgins is to be the ninth President of the Republic of Ireland; a woman is arrested over Dublin abduction; and Jimmy Savil passes away at the age of 84.

Woman arrested in connection with East Wall abduction
# Arrest
# Arrest

Woman arrested in connection with East Wall abduction

Oct 29th 2011, 2:09 PM 810 Views 0 Comments

Ciarán Noonan was abducted on Russell Avenue in Dublin 3 in broad daylight on 20 October. His whereabouts are unknown.

Gardaí renew appeal for information over Dublin kidnap
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gardaí renew appeal for information over Dublin kidnap

Oct 27th 2011, 5:15 PM 548 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí investigating the abduction of Dubliner Ciaran Noonan have asked the public for their assistance again as fears for his safety continue to grow.

'Please give him back': Abducted man's mother begs for his return
# Abduction
# Abduction

'Please give him back': Abducted man's mother begs for his return

Oct 26th 2011, 8:22 AM 1,443 Views 5 Comments

Ciarán Noonan, 29, was bundled into a black VW Golf in Dublin’s East Wall last Thursday.

Woman arrested in connection with Dublin abduction
# Abduction
# Abduction

Woman arrested in connection with Dublin abduction

Oct 24th 2011, 3:03 PM 1,538 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí say they are very concerned for the safety of the 29-year-old man kidnapped from East Wall last week.

US woman charged with murdering pregnant woman and stealing unborn baby
# Stolen Foetus
# Stolen Foetus

US woman charged with murdering pregnant woman and stealing unborn baby

Oct 11th 2011, 1:47 PM 1,350 Views 6 Comments

The alarm was raised after a woman contacted emergency services to say her newborn baby was not breathing, but authorities later discovered it was not her infant and had not been delivered naturally.

Irish girl, six, kidnapped in Cyprus
# Missing
# Missing

Irish girl, six, kidnapped in Cyprus

Sep 9th 2011, 11:38 AM 2,198 Views 3 Comments

May Assad Monaghan, originally from Swords, Co Dublin, is believed to have been taken from near her home.

Mentally disabled 'slaves' rescued from Chinese brick factories
# China
# China

Mentally disabled 'slaves' rescued from Chinese brick factories

Sep 8th 2011, 11:20 AM 886 Views 10 Comments

The victims were abducted and sold to factory owners, who abused them in Dickensian conditions.

Search resumes for murdered Tyrone teenager
# New Search
# New Search

Search resumes for murdered Tyrone teenager

Aug 10th 2011, 12:51 PM 704 Views 0 Comments

Arlene Arkinson, 15, was last seen getting into car belonging to a convicted rapist and murderer in 1994. No trace of her has ever been found.

Watch: Police release disturbing video of Jaycee Dugard abductor in action
# Jaycee Dugard
# Jaycee Dugard

Watch: Police release disturbing video of Jaycee Dugard abductor in action

Aug 3rd 2011, 1:21 PM 2,419 Views 9 Comments

The clip showing Nancy Garrido luring a little girl into the back of a van emerged as cops admitted failings in the investigation.

Gardaí confident of catching man behind attempted abduction in Offaly
# Abduction
# Abduction

Gardaí confident of catching man behind attempted abduction in Offaly

Jul 21st 2011, 8:34 AM 581 Views 0 Comments

The girl is reported to have been “very lucky” after the man “nearly had her”.

Gardaí investigate attempted abduction of Offaly girl
# Abduction
# Abduction

Gardaí investigate attempted abduction of Offaly girl

Jul 20th 2011, 2:18 PM 1,404 Views 7 Comments

A girl in her early teens was the victim of an attempted abduction in Ferbane, Co Offaly yesterday evening.

Man and woman arrested over Limerick tiger raid
# Arrests
# Arrests

Man and woman arrested over Limerick tiger raid

Jul 4th 2011, 5:54 PM 979 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a man and woman in relation to last week’s armed robbery in Limerick.

Column: 'Writing is a way to fight those who want people silenced'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 'Writing is a way to fight those who want people silenced'

Jul 3rd 2011, 7:00 PM 30 Views 2 Comments

Libyan author Hisham Matar, whose father was ‘disappeared’ by Gaddafi 21 years ago, says writing is a political act – and that the Irish know that better than anyone.

Man locked in car boot at gunpoint during tiger raid
# Tiger Kidnapping
# Tiger Kidnapping

Man locked in car boot at gunpoint during tiger raid

Jun 29th 2011, 8:37 AM 814 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating after the gang escaped with €100,000 from a post office run by the man’s parents.

Child escapes attempted kidnapping in Bray
# Bray
# Bray

Child escapes attempted kidnapping in Bray

Jun 15th 2011, 1:51 PM 3,148 Views 21 Comments

The ten-year-old girl says a man in a white car forced her into the back seat of the vehicle but she managed to escape. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the alleged incident.