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#attacks

# attacks - Last month November 2022

Third man in court over Ballyfermot garda attacks
# Charged
# Charged

Third man in court over Ballyfermot garda attacks

Nov 23rd 2022, 2:24 PM 9,033 Views 0 Comments

Gardai arrested three men and one woman during the investigation.

# attacks - This year 2022

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?

Aug 17th 2022, 9:34 AM 45,389 Views 81 Comments

A man was headbutted while on a Dublin Bus at the weekend.

LGBT+ groups set to meet with gardaí over recent homophobic attacks in Dublin
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

LGBT+ groups set to meet with gardaí over recent homophobic attacks in Dublin

Jun 10th 2022, 6:00 AM 13,711 Views 0 Comments

With Pride taking place in two weeks, the groups want to ensure that safety of people is paramount.

Ukraine's Dnipro airport is 'destroyed' in fresh attack from Russia
# Attacks
# Attacks

Ukraine's Dnipro airport is 'destroyed' in fresh attack from Russia

Apr 10th 2022, 6:00 PM 67,046 Views 39 Comments

Officials in Kyiv have said that Ukraine is preparing for “big battles” against Moscow’s forces in the east of the country.

Prisoner exchange underway, and civilians flee eastern Ukraine town after train station attack
# Kramatorsk
# Kramatorsk

Prisoner exchange underway, and civilians flee eastern Ukraine town after train station attack

Apr 9th 2022, 6:00 PM 63,731 Views 43 Comments

The station in Kramatorsk, eastern Ukraine, was hit by a deadly missile strike yesterday.

Gun attacks kill at least five people near Tel Aviv
# Israel
# Israel

Gun attacks kill at least five people near Tel Aviv

Updated Mar 30th 2022, 8:21 AM 18,650 Views 45 Comments

The attacks came after a shooting on Sunday that killed two Israeli police officers in the northern city of Hadera.

‘People here are in panic’ after Russian air strikes, says Dnipro citizen
# Air Strikes
# Air Strikes

‘People here are in panic’ after Russian air strikes, says Dnipro citizen

Mar 12th 2022, 8:34 AM 26,403 Views 15 Comments

Missiles hit not just military targets but civilian building, Daria Matveytseva said.

Gardaí to crack down on teens carrying out assaults in Dublin and posting videos to TikTok
# Cabra
# Cabra

Gardaí to crack down on teens carrying out assaults in Dublin and posting videos to TikTok

Feb 15th 2022, 12:05 AM 90,573 Views 0 Comments
  • The trouble has been flaring up since before Christmas, writes Garreth MacNamee.
  • One boy is reported to have been stabbed with a screwdriver during one incident.
  • Children as young as nine years old are involved in the violence, according to locals.

# attacks - Last year 2021

Irish Government investigating reports of missing Irish journalist in Burkina Faso after convoy attack
# Burkina Faso
# Burkina Faso

Irish Government investigating reports of missing Irish journalist in Burkina Faso after convoy attack

Apr 26th 2021, 9:49 PM 33,675 Views 2 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs are investigating the report and are seeking to establish the identity of the missing man.

Car bomb kills eight and wounds 47 people in western Afghanistan
# Herat
# Herat

Car bomb kills eight and wounds 47 people in western Afghanistan

Mar 13th 2021, 9:24 AM 5,971 Views 0 Comments

The UN Security Council has condemned attacks targeting civilians in the country.

# attacks - All time

Two leading members of Lithuanian human trafficking crime gang evade capture during garda raids
# Raids
# Raids

Two leading members of Lithuanian human trafficking crime gang evade capture during garda raids

Sep 3rd 2020, 7:00 AM 45,949 Views 0 Comments

The raids happened last week.

Gardaí say Grand Canal crime has 'dramatically declined', despite latest violent incident
# Canal Crime
# Canal Crime

Gardaí say Grand Canal crime has 'dramatically declined', despite latest violent incident

Mar 10th 2020, 6:05 AM 29,993 Views 30 Comments

Gardaí said they will continue to monitor the situation.

Staff in Irish hospitals assaulted over 1,000 times last year - but union warns it's 'tip of iceberg'
# Health Service
# Health Service

Staff in Irish hospitals assaulted over 1,000 times last year - but union warns it's 'tip of iceberg'

Feb 3rd 2020, 12:05 AM 11,793 Views 17 Comments

The majority of healthcare staff attacked were nurses.

Man (34) facing life in prison in UK over string of 'horrific' attacks on women and children
# Joseph McCann
# Joseph McCann

Man (34) facing life in prison in UK over string of 'horrific' attacks on women and children

Updated Dec 6th 2019, 5:33 PM 32,212 Views 0 Comments

Joseph McCann moved across five force areas as he evaded police for 15 days.

'Depraved': Child rapist jailed for seven years
# Convicted
# Convicted

'Depraved': Child rapist jailed for seven years

Oct 21st 2019, 1:13 PM 32,305 Views 14 Comments

The survivor of the attack was the man’s then-girlfriend’s younger sister, who is waiving her anonymity.

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda
# Petrol Bombs
# Petrol Bombs

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda

Apr 28th 2019, 10:29 AM 19,046 Views 29 Comments

The attacks come after two houses were attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda the previous night.

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight

Apr 27th 2019, 12:45 PM 23,935 Views 23 Comments

They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.

IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers

Apr 23rd 2019, 5:37 PM 33,081 Views 65 Comments

More than 320 people were killed in the Easter blasts.

PSNI 'deeply sorry' for not giving documents relating to 1990s killings to ombudsman
# Loyalist Attacks
# Loyalist Attacks

PSNI 'deeply sorry' for not giving documents relating to 1990s killings to ombudsman

Feb 14th 2019, 8:13 AM 15,407 Views 46 Comments

Human error and an archaic IT system are being cited as the reasons for the omission.

Innocent family members targeted in Hutch/Kinahan feud as gardaí step up armed patrols
# Kinahan Hutch Feud
# Kinahan Hutch Feud

Innocent family members targeted in Hutch/Kinahan feud as gardaí step up armed patrols

Feb 5th 2019, 6:01 AM 33,937 Views 18 Comments

There has been an upsurge in the number of acts of vandalism in Dublin’s north inner city.

Gardaí urge victims of 'Limerick fight club' to come forward after videos shared on social media
# Fight Club
# Fight Club

Gardaí urge victims of 'Limerick fight club' to come forward after videos shared on social media

Jan 29th 2019, 1:07 PM 35,886 Views 42 Comments

The Snapchat group allegedly features a number of violent incidents.

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Dec 28th 2018, 4:48 PM 13,083 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí believe that both incidents may be linked and may have the same assailants.

French prosecutors want 14 tried over Charlie Hebdo attacks
# Charlie Hebdo
# Charlie Hebdo

French prosecutors want 14 tried over Charlie Hebdo attacks

Dec 21st 2018, 10:31 PM 12,051 Views 21 Comments

It will be up to anti-terrorist judges to decide whether all 14 are tried.

Gardaí in Drogheda probe five separate violent incidents over six hour period
# Cement Road
# Cement Road

Gardaí in Drogheda probe five separate violent incidents over six hour period

Nov 10th 2018, 12:05 PM 26,867 Views 50 Comments

Three of the six incidents took place in the Cement road area of the town.

Two injured in separate stabbing and iron bar attacks in Laois and Wexford
# Attacks
# Attacks

Two injured in separate stabbing and iron bar attacks in Laois and Wexford

Sep 26th 2018, 12:19 PM 21,056 Views 13 Comments

Officers in Portlaoise and Enniscorthy are investigating.

Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry
# Flashpoint
# Flashpoint

Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry

Jul 10th 2018, 9:20 AM 17,069 Views 59 Comments

The incidents come in the run-up to the Twelfth.

Israel says it strikes 25 Hamas 'military targets' in air raids in the Gaza Strip
# Conflict
# Conflict

Israel says it strikes 25 Hamas 'military targets' in air raids in the Gaza Strip

May 30th 2018, 7:40 AM 7,515 Views 52 Comments

Gaza’s Hamas rulers have said in recent hours that they have agreed to a ceasefire, but Israel denied this.

Man jailed for 18.5 years for 'brutal' attacks and sexual assaults on women
# Hunting Knife
# Hunting Knife

Man jailed for 18.5 years for 'brutal' attacks and sexual assaults on women

May 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,200 Views 0 Comments

The premeditated attacks involved a leather belt, a hunting knife, duct tape and cable ties.

Men attack police headquarters with samurai swords in Indonesia days after suicide bombings
# Pekanbaru
# Pekanbaru

Men attack police headquarters with samurai swords in Indonesia days after suicide bombings

May 16th 2018, 12:13 PM 7,109 Views 5 Comments

As of yet the incident has not been linked to the recent Islamic State-claimed bombings.

'I've had asthma attacks at school, on holidays, even my debs - I've just had to learn to live with it'
# World Asthma Day
# World Asthma Day

'I've had asthma attacks at school, on holidays, even my debs - I've just had to learn to live with it'

May 1st 2018, 6:05 AM 9,858 Views 11 Comments

Asthma kills one person every week in Ireland but Cat Kennedy hasn’t let the condition slow her down.

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12
# Widespread Outrage
# Widespread Outrage

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:00 AM 9,740 Views 4 Comments

Violent crime against women has been on the rise in India despite tough laws enacted in 2013.

Man (18) charged with murder over Dundalk stabbing
# Mohamed Morei
# Mohamed Morei

Man (18) charged with murder over Dundalk stabbing

Jan 4th 2018, 7:38 PM 33,967 Views 0 Comments

24-year-old Japanese national Yosuke Sasaki died in yesterday’s attack.

Three men jailed for nearly 50 years combined over 'barbaric' burglaries
# Limerick
# Limerick

Three men jailed for nearly 50 years combined over 'barbaric' burglaries

Nov 24th 2017, 7:48 PM 20,741 Views 62 Comments

Willie Creed was stabbed in the head with a screwdriver during the horrific incident.

Greyhound says it wants garda protection for waste collection crews in parts of Dublin
# Video Footage
# Video Footage

Greyhound says it wants garda protection for waste collection crews in parts of Dublin

Aug 28th 2017, 4:48 PM 56,158 Views 105 Comments

Greyhound Household has released video footage of Dublin residents verbally abusing staff members.

Vans and cars becoming common attack weapon for terrorists
# Terror Attacks
# Terror Attacks

Vans and cars becoming common attack weapon for terrorists

Aug 18th 2017, 6:01 AM 7,006 Views 10 Comments

Vehicle attacks have resulted in the deaths of at least 170 people since 2006.

These are the fake suicide belts worn by the London Bridge attackers
# Suicide Vests
# Suicide Vests

These are the fake suicide belts worn by the London Bridge attackers

Jun 11th 2017, 11:06 AM 22,383 Views 79 Comments

All three of the attackers wore the leather belts.

'London stands in defiance': Solidarity at terror vigil
# United
# United

'London stands in defiance': Solidarity at terror vigil

Jun 5th 2017, 8:55 PM 12,150 Views 56 Comments

Thousands turned out to pay their respects.

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support
# Irish Prison Officers
# Irish Prison Officers

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support

Apr 27th 2017, 3:00 AM 7,590 Views 17 Comments

POA general secretary John Clinton said that reduced staffing levels were increasing the risk for serving officers.

Man suspected of creating social media 'hit-list' in west Belfast released on bail
# Recent Shootings
# Recent Shootings

Man suspected of creating social media 'hit-list' in west Belfast released on bail

Jan 21st 2017, 3:29 PM 8,715 Views 6 Comments

There have been several paramilitary-style attacks in the Turf Lodge area of Belfast in recent weeks.

Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning
# Abbey Street Lower
# Abbey Street Lower

Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning

Jan 18th 2017, 4:44 PM 27,680 Views 46 Comments

Two men were arrested as they were attacking a woman.

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