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#colm horkan

# colm-horkan - This month November 2022

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of man accused of murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
# Courts
# Courts

Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of man accused of murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Updated Nov 17th 2022, 3:55 PM 28,771 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver (46) had pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Jury begin deliberations in Stephen Silver murder trial
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# Colm Horkan

Jury begin deliberations in Stephen Silver murder trial

Nov 15th 2022, 5:17 PM 8,845 Views 0 Comments

Silver (46) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan on 17 June 2020.

'Unsafe' to convict Stephen Silver of murder, says defence barrister
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

'Unsafe' to convict Stephen Silver of murder, says defence barrister

Updated Nov 9th 2022, 7:42 PM 32,793 Views 0 Comments

Silver (46) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Garda murder accused was not psychotic at time of shooting, pyschiatrist tells court
# Stephen Silver
# Stephen Silver

Garda murder accused was not psychotic at time of shooting, pyschiatrist tells court

Nov 7th 2022, 5:22 PM 12,259 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver (46) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Sister of garda murder accused knew he needed psychiatric treatment, court hears
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# Courts

Sister of garda murder accused knew he needed psychiatric treatment, court hears

Nov 4th 2022, 7:32 PM 18,863 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver (46) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Psychiatrist tells court that Garda murder accused's behaviour was 'bizarre' and 'inappropriate'
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# Colm Horkan

Psychiatrist tells court that Garda murder accused's behaviour was 'bizarre' and 'inappropriate'

Nov 1st 2022, 6:20 PM 18,954 Views 0 Comments

She said Stephen Silver did not seem to grasp the gravity of the situation he found himself in.

# colm-horkan - Last month October 2022

Man accused of murdering garda denies he was 'spoiling for a row' with gardaí
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murdering garda denies he was 'spoiling for a row' with gardaí

Oct 27th 2022, 3:51 PM 7,609 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver pleaded not guilty to the murder of Det Garda Horkan but pleaded guilty to manslaughter by reason of diminished responsibility.

Garda Colm Horkan helped to have man accused of his murder admitted to psychiatric unit in 2003
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# Colm Horkan

Garda Colm Horkan helped to have man accused of his murder admitted to psychiatric unit in 2003

Oct 25th 2022, 5:53 PM 21,394 Views 0 Comments

Due to Stephen Silver’s behaviour, it was deemed appropriate to admit him to the local psychiatric unit, the court heard.

Psychiatrist who assessed Garda murder accused found 'no evidence of acute mental illness'
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# Colm Horkan

Psychiatrist who assessed Garda murder accused found 'no evidence of acute mental illness'

Oct 24th 2022, 7:18 PM 17,113 Views 0 Comments

He had assessed garda murder accused Stephen Silver hours after the shooting of Garda Colm Horkan.

Accused 'out of touch with reality' after Garda Colm Horkan shooting, doctor tells court
# Courts
# Courts

Accused 'out of touch with reality' after Garda Colm Horkan shooting, doctor tells court

Oct 17th 2022, 7:06 PM 14,204 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver (46) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Man accused of murdering Garda Colm Horkan said he 'wasn't a very good' detective, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of murdering Garda Colm Horkan said he 'wasn't a very good' detective, court hears

Oct 12th 2022, 2:11 PM 16,058 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Garda cries in witness box as she recalls seeing shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
# Courts
# Courts

Garda cries in witness box as she recalls seeing shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Oct 11th 2022, 2:57 PM 16,230 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Witness heard shouting and dangerous driving before Detective Garda Horkan was shot dead
# Court
# Court

Witness heard shouting and dangerous driving before Detective Garda Horkan was shot dead

Oct 10th 2022, 9:55 PM 18,616 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver, 46, has pleaded guilty to manslaughter but not guilty to murder.

Garda murder accused: 'With all that's going on with the police in this world, I shot him'
# Colm Horkan
# Colm Horkan

Garda murder accused: 'With all that's going on with the police in this world, I shot him'

Updated Oct 7th 2022, 3:54 PM 41,332 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver is accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan.

# colm-horkan - Last year 2021

Memorial plaques honouring Garda Colm Horkan unveiled in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Memorial plaques honouring Garda Colm Horkan unveiled in Roscommon

Jun 19th 2021, 1:52 PM 12,227 Views 0 Comments

Colm Horkan was shot dead when he intervened in an unfolding incident on 17 June 2020.

Taoiseach and Drew Harris say Colm Horkan was 'everything a garda should aspire to be'
# Co Roscommon
# Co Roscommon

Taoiseach and Drew Harris say Colm Horkan was 'everything a garda should aspire to be'

Jun 17th 2021, 2:03 PM 9,995 Views 2 Comments

Garda Horkan was shot dead this day a year ago when he intervened in an incident unfolding in Castlerea.

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan to go on trial in June next year
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan to go on trial in June next year

Mar 23rd 2021, 1:20 PM 12,813 Views 0 Comments

Detective Garda Horkan died after he was shot while responding to an incident in Co Roscommon last year.

Sinn Féin's Brian Stanley says Garda Colm Horkan's funeral is among several 'large funerals' that have taken place
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Sinn Féin's Brian Stanley says Garda Colm Horkan's funeral is among several 'large funerals' that have taken place

Feb 2nd 2021, 1:57 PM 40,479 Views 0 Comments

Stanley was responding to a question about a republican funeral in Derry last week.

# colm-horkan - All time

'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan
# Garda Horkan
# Garda Horkan

'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan

Jun 24th 2020, 3:36 PM 6,253 Views 0 Comments

“He never let us down, the people he had sworn to serve,” the Taoiseach told the Dáil today.

Man (23) who allegedly wrote 'rat' in book of condolence for Garda Colm Horkan remanded in custody
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# Courts

Man (23) who allegedly wrote 'rat' in book of condolence for Garda Colm Horkan remanded in custody

Jun 23rd 2020, 6:13 PM 50,287 Views 0 Comments

The book had been left out at the counter in Blanchardstown garda station for the public to sign.

'He was the rock in our family': Officers line the streets to pay their respects at the funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
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# Colm Horkan

'He was the rock in our family': Officers line the streets to pay their respects at the funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Jun 21st 2020, 1:50 PM 50,026 Views 0 Comments

Over 1,000 people turned out to mourn his passing.

Funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan taking place in Co Mayo
# Charlestown
# Charlestown

Funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan taking place in Co Mayo

Updated Jun 21st 2020, 12:07 PM 39,900 Views 0 Comments

The 49-year-old died following a shooting in Castlerea, Co Roscommon on Wednesday night.

Man appears in court charged with murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Man appears in court charged with murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Updated Jun 19th 2020, 10:52 PM 166,755 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Silver (43), of Aughavard, Foxford, Co Mayo was charged this evening.

Funeral details for Detective Garda Colm Horkan announced
# Charlestown
# Charlestown

Funeral details for Detective Garda Colm Horkan announced

Jun 19th 2020, 7:44 PM 27,275 Views 11 Comments

The Mayo man will be buried in his hometown on Charlestown on Sunday.

'A garda's garda, and a proper gentleman': Investigations continue into shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

'A garda's garda, and a proper gentleman': Investigations continue into shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Jun 19th 2020, 6:05 AM 28,481 Views 33 Comments

Investigations continue into the killing of Garda Horkan, who was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Parish priest: Colleagues of Detective Colm Horkan prayed around him after he died
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Parish priest: Colleagues of Detective Colm Horkan prayed around him after he died

Jun 18th 2020, 4:01 PM 32,365 Views 7 Comments

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was shot dead in the early hours of this morning.

'An attack upon society': Garda Commissioner appeals for information on shooting of Colm Horkan
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

'An attack upon society': Garda Commissioner appeals for information on shooting of Colm Horkan

Jun 18th 2020, 1:37 PM 29,054 Views 36 Comments

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris was speaking in Castlerea today.

'Their loss is colossal': Locals describe 'absolute gentleman' detective who was shot and killed overnight in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

'Their loss is colossal': Locals describe 'absolute gentleman' detective who was shot and killed overnight in Roscommon

Jun 18th 2020, 12:45 PM 41,016 Views 22 Comments

Detective Garda Colm Horkan died after he was shot on duty in Castlerea.

Garda Commissioner names officer who was shot last night as Detective Garda Colm Horkan
# RIP
# RIP

Garda Commissioner names officer who was shot last night as Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Jun 18th 2020, 9:51 AM 76,341 Views 59 Comments

The Garda member was shot last night while on duty in Castlerea, Co Roscommon.