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#Arson Attack

# arson-attack - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Church volunteer charged in France over arson attack on Nantes cathedral

The man, who had previously been questioned and released, had been tasked with locking up the Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul.

# arson-attack - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Gardaí fear arson attack on house in Longford could further escalate ongoing feud

A petrol bomb was thrown through the window of a home late last week.

# arson-attack - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Standing ovation at SF Ard Fheis in support of Martin Kenny whose car was set alight outside his home

The Sligo-Leitrim TD said it has been a very difficult time for his family.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Man (20s) arrested following suspected arson attack outside Dundalk Garda Station

The incident happened at approximately 11.10pm last night.

# arson-attack - Monday 1 July, 2019

Sinn Féin challenges those behind arson attack on party activist's car to 'explain their actions'

The arson attack happened in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Suspected arson attack on off-duty gardaí cars condemned as investigation launched

The incident has been described as ‘intimidation’ by local Fianna Fáil TD Declan Breathnach.

# arson-attack - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Plan to open Direct Provision centre in Leitrim scrapped

The Department of Justice said the decision is not related to suspected arson attacks at the former hotel.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Warning that 'lives could be lost' after arson attack at home of Quinn manager

It’s understood the incident could be linked to two other recent arson attacks on properties linked to Quinn Industrial Holdings.

# arson-attack - Monday 15 October, 2018

Soccer referee sent for trial accused of €1.8 million arson attack on Flyefit gym

The gym was gutted by fire after a car was driven through its front door and set ablaze.

# arson-attack - Monday 20 August, 2018

Sinn Féin Belfast offices targeted in overnight arson attack

The PSNI said a fire was reported at around 4.50am.

# arson-attack - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Arson attack on house of man with severe learning difficulties condemned as 'sickening'

The PSNI said it could have been dealing with a murder scene.

# arson-attack - Monday 21 November, 2016

Suspected arson attack at Louth halting site causes thousands worth of damage

The incident happened at around 8.30pm at the Woodland Park site.

# arson-attack - Monday 25 July, 2016

Dublin gym offers refunds after arson attack

A car was driven into FLYEfit in Coolock early this morning, and the building set alight.

# arson-attack - Sunday 24 July, 2016

'Senseless hate crime': Second arson attack on Belfast church condemned

The Presbyterian church on Saintfield Road sustained considerable damage.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Suspected arson attack on house of notable GAA player

Danny O’Callaghan has previously won an All-Ireland Club Championship with Crossmaglen Rangers.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Irish Water vans damaged in suspected arson attack

The incident happened in Waterford City overnight.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Man (32) charged over damage to an Orange Order Hall and a church

A second man was charged with an unrelated criminal damage incident.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Family of five escape arson attack on their home

Forensic officers are now conducting an examination of the scene.

# arson-attack - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Damage to three houses after oil tank in suburban garden set ablaze

The alarm was raised at around 1am, after it was reported that both an oil tank and a house were on fire in a Carrickfergus estate.

# arson-attack - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Twelve arrested after arson attack in Dungannon

Five men were inside the house in the Springdale area when it was ransacked before a fire was lit in the hall.

# arson-attack - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Police treating arson attack as a 'hate crime'

Detectives in Ballymena are investigating the arson attack that occurred in the early hours of this morning.

# arson-attack - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Orange Order condemns two vandal attacks on Orange Halls

Fourscore Orange Hall near Glenavy and Loughanreagh Orange Hall in Coleraine were attacked by vandals.

# arson-attack - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Police suspect arson in attack on Carrickfergus premises

A fire broke out yesterday evening at a commercial premises in the Trailcock Road area of Carrickfergus.

# arson-attack - Friday 12 October, 2012

PSNI arrest 32-year-old woman over intimidation of family

She has since been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

# arson-attack - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Man charged over Castlebar Garda Station arson attack

No one was injured in this morning’s attack when a ‘flaming object’ was thrown in the garda station’s public office.

# arson-attack - Thursday 25 August, 2011

More fires started in Buncrana as arson fears grow

Another fire has occurred in Donegal, adding to fears that there is a group of arsonists at work in the area.

# arson-attack - Thursday 18 August, 2011

40 cars torched over three nights of Berlin arson attacks Germany This post contains images

40 cars torched over three nights of Berlin arson attacks

Police chief Rainer Wendt says authorities “desperately need” tips from the public to help with their investigation.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Seán Quinn: Attacks on Quinn properties are not in my name

The ousted chief of the Quinn Group denies claims by its new CEO that he wouldn’t condemn attacks on its properties.

# arson-attack - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Quinn Group chief executive's family car destroyed in arson attack

Paul O’Brien’s car was destroyed in an attack at his home in Co Meath, which also damaged his house and that of a neighbour.

# arson-attack - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Former deputy mayor of Derry targeted in an arson attack

His son is a Catholic police officer.