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# Attempted Murder

Last month
November 2023
Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of three PSNI officers and dangerous driving
The incidents happened in Ballymena, Co Antrim last night.
This year
Armagh attempted murder: man drove for help after being shot in arm and neck
Four men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
Mother who stabbed baby twice through heart wept on being handed jail term of 20 years minimum
The defendant wept as the sentence was handed down at Belfast Crown Court.
Man charged with attempted murder after two people were set alight in Birmingham and London
Mohammed Abbkr is due to appear in court in Birmingham today charged over attacks.
Two men on trial for attempted murder of teenager in alleged 'premeditated hit'
The male teenager was shot in the neck, cheek and leg after he got into a taxi and suffered life-threatening injuries.
New York woman convicted of poisoning cheesecake to steal someone's identity
Viktoria Nasyrova, 47, was found guilty by a jury of trying to kill 35-year-old Olga Tsvyk.
Last year
Man pleads guilty to attempting to kill pregnant woman
The accused, of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of the woman in April 2021 at Montague Lane, Dublin 2
Mother left paralysed after shooting tells accused she will 'never ever' accept his apology
Sinead Connolly suffered paralysis below the chest as a result of the shooting last March.
Police in Derry launch attempted murder probe after petrol bomb thrown at officer
The incident happened yesterday afternoon.
Gardaí fear new criminal feud in Longford town intensifying amid probe into van attack
Gardaí have been given additional overtime to deal with the flare up of violence.
All time
Man arrested in Derry over attempted murder of police officer
A bomb was placed beside the officer’s car at her home in Dungiven in April.
Man charged with attempted murder of his mother in Cork
Both alleged offences occurred on 4 June this year.
Man charged with attempted murder following Limerick shooting told gardaí 'someone else did it'
Paul Coffey, 44, appeared before Judge Alec Gabbitt at Limerick District Court today.
Gardaí arrest man on foot of European Arrest Warrant over attempted murder of PSNI officer
The man is due to appear before Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow.
Three men accused of involvement in attempted murder of Christy Keane served with books of evidence
Keane was shot a number of times on 29 June 2015.
Suspect (27) arrested over Birmingham stabbings after manhunt
The man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder.
Two charged with involvement in attempted murder of Kinahan cartel target James Mago Gately
Peter Keating and Stephen Fowler have been charged.
State appeals sentence of teenager who tried to murder woman he met on dating app
The teen was sentenced to 11 years’ detention in November 2019 with a review to commence on 1 January 2023.
State appealing sentence of teenage boy in dating app case on 'unduly lenient' grounds
The now 17-year-old tried to murder a woman he met on an internet dating app.
Woman to stand trial accused of attempted murder of two young sons
The court heard it was alleged that the woman made threats to kill while on a visit.
Investigation launched after off-duty police officer confronted at home by masked man with shot-gun
The attempted murder is being investigated by the PSNI in Fermanagh.
Four men arrested over attempted murder in Dublin in March 2018
The men are due to appear before the Special Criminal Court in Dublin this morning.
Teenager who slashed woman's throat in Dún Laoghaire attack given 11-year sentence
The boy was 15-years-old when he arranged through a dating app to meet a woman and then attempted to kill her.
Man who drove into crowd in Westminster jailed for life
Salih Khater drove his car at pedestrians, cyclists and two police officers in August 2018.
Four men arrested on suspicion of 'vicious' attempted murder after man 'deliberately hit with car'
The men were found hiding in gardens in Antrim and arrested by police.
Teen who attempted to murder woman he met online was exposed to extreme pornography from young age, court hears
The teenager had pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of a woman he met online in 2017.
Man assaulted psychiatric nurse while awaiting sentence for attempted murder, court hears
Michael Corbett attempted to strangle the nurse with a sock.
PSNI releases footage of cars used by terrorists to transport bomb to police officer's home
On 1 June terrorists travelling in two cars planted a bomb under the car of a PSNI officer.
Psychiatric report ordered on teenager who tried to murder woman he met online
He had met his 25-year-old victim on the Whisper social media app, where he had pretended to be 19.
Woman (36) jailed for 10 years for attempting to murder civil servant walking home from work
Laura Kenna was found guilty by a jury last month of attempting to murder Fionnuala Burke.
'You left me for dead': Teenage boy pleads guilty to attempted murder of woman he met on social media, court hears
The young woman delivered a highly emotional victim impact statement to the court.
Teenager admits trying to kill woman last Christmas
He was charged with attempting to murder the woman on 23 December 2017.
Court hears woman charged with attempted murder stood on road 'picking a victim'
Laura Kenna, of no fixed abode, has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
Man jailed for eight years for attempting to murder four children
A judge imposed a 12-year sentence but suspended the final four years.
Man guilty of attempted murder after pushing 91-year-old man onto train tracks
Paul Crossley also tried to push another man onto the tracks at a different London station.
Triple stabbing outside pub during fight in Co Antrim
Police are looking for witnesses to come forward.
Man who beat partner with hammer sent to Central Mental Hospital
During his trial, the jury heard the man punched his partner in the face, stuffed underwear in her mouth and gouged her eyes with his thumbs.
Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of teenager at popular hiking spot in Dublin
The incident happened in June 2016.
Teenager (15) sent forward to trial for attempted murder of woman on Dun Laoghaire seafront
The 15-year-old boy will face trial in the Circuit Criminal Court.
Car 'deliberately' driven into group of teenagers in Glasgow - police
Scottish police are treating the incident as attempted murder.