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#Craigavon

# craigavon - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Arrest made after man suspected of impersonating policeman pulls over off-duty PSNI officer
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Arrest made after man suspected of impersonating policeman pulls over off-duty PSNI officer

Oct 14th 2020, 5:21 PM 25,926 Views 14 Comments

The incident happened on the M1 towards Portadown at around 1am.

# craigavon - Monday 7 September, 2020

Stormont Health Minister orders independent probe after fourth Covid-19 death in Craigavon hospital
# Co Armagh
# Co Armagh

Stormont Health Minister orders independent probe after fourth Covid-19 death in Craigavon hospital

Sep 7th 2020, 10:42 PM 15,404 Views 0 Comments

Three wards at Craigavon Area Hospital in Co Armagh have been hit by coronavirus clusters.

# craigavon - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Five cancer patients test positive for Covid-19 in Armagh hospital
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Five cancer patients test positive for Covid-19 in Armagh hospital

Aug 25th 2020, 4:23 PM 28,379 Views 5 Comments

Several staff at the Craigavon Area Hospital are self-isolating as a precaution.

# craigavon - Monday 29 July, 2019

PSNI release description of suspect who planted 'booby-trap' device to kill police officers
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

PSNI release description of suspect who planted 'booby-trap' device to kill police officers

Jul 29th 2019, 6:18 PM 7,481 Views 21 Comments

Police believe the incident was staged to lure officers to the area.

# craigavon - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Photos released of device planted in 'attempt to murder police officers' in Co Armagh
# Armagh
# Armagh

Photos released of device planted in 'attempt to murder police officers' in Co Armagh

Jul 28th 2019, 2:50 PM 18,889 Views 12 Comments

A full security clearance operation took place following the discovery of the device.

# craigavon - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Dissident republicans 'attempt to murder police officers' with viable device, PSNI say
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Dissident republicans 'attempt to murder police officers' with viable device, PSNI say

Updated Jul 27th 2019, 4:54 PM 14,610 Views 45 Comments

A full security clearance operation is underway.

# craigavon - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Woman in her 70s swindled out of £45,000 in 'absolutely despicable' scam
# Email Scam
# Email Scam

Woman in her 70s swindled out of £45,000 in 'absolutely despicable' scam

Jan 16th 2019, 8:55 AM 65,833 Views 42 Comments

People have been urged to talk to older members of their families about scams.

# craigavon - Friday 31 August, 2018

Man who murdered fianceé handed life sentence after 'brutal attack'
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Man who murdered fianceé handed life sentence after 'brutal attack'

Aug 31st 2018, 4:12 PM 18,743 Views 11 Comments

The PSNI welcomed the sentence.

# craigavon - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Police call for restraint after a young puppy was killed with a hammer in Armagh
# Sparky
# Sparky

Police call for restraint after a young puppy was killed with a hammer in Armagh

Feb 6th 2018, 3:30 PM 38,401 Views 46 Comments

The PSNI has urged people to allow them investigate the matter.

# craigavon - Saturday 27 May, 2017

'Incomprehensible': Elderly couple killed in home named as Michael and Marjorie Cawdery
# Portadown
# Portadown

'Incomprehensible': Elderly couple killed in home named as Michael and Marjorie Cawdery

May 27th 2017, 10:40 AM 30,929 Views 14 Comments

It is believed that both were stabbed to death.

# craigavon - Friday 26 May, 2017

Elderly couple in their 80s found dead at their home in Armagh
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Elderly couple in their 80s found dead at their home in Armagh

May 26th 2017, 10:55 PM 29,587 Views 6 Comments

A man, aged 40, has been arrested.

# craigavon - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Biker seriously injured on last lap of Tandragee 100 race
# Armagh
# Armagh

Biker seriously injured on last lap of Tandragee 100 race

Apr 23rd 2017, 12:26 PM 13,653 Views 21 Comments

The rest of the event was subsequently cancelled.

# craigavon - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Nigel the chihuahua is going global after he was arrested for 'disorderly behaviour' in Armagh
# Woof Night
From The Daily Edge
# Woof Night

Nigel the chihuahua is going global after he was arrested for 'disorderly behaviour' in Armagh

Apr 20th 2017, 6:26 PM 6,744 Views 0 Comments

Meet Nigel. He is not a good boy.

# craigavon - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Police in town 'blighted by paramilitary feuds' hit out at online sharing of checkpoint locations
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Police in town 'blighted by paramilitary feuds' hit out at online sharing of checkpoint locations

Apr 8th 2017, 12:33 PM 16,696 Views 32 Comments

The warning was in response to social media groups in which people post traffic updates to other road users.

# craigavon - Friday 24 March, 2017

Petrol bomb thrown through front window of house in 'extremely reckless attack'
# Armagh
# Armagh

Petrol bomb thrown through front window of house in 'extremely reckless attack'

Mar 24th 2017, 2:28 PM 7,217 Views 2 Comments

One man is believed to have been injured in the attack.

# craigavon - Monday 13 February, 2017

Young man fighting for his life after 20 shots fired into living room window this morning
# Armagh
# Armagh

Young man fighting for his life after 20 shots fired into living room window this morning

Feb 13th 2017, 4:52 PM 15,703 Views 6 Comments

A car, which was stolen from Dublin, was found burnt out close to the attack.

# craigavon - Monday 21 March, 2016

'Complete disregard for children's safety': Man shot outside primary school
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

'Complete disregard for children's safety': Man shot outside primary school

Mar 21st 2016, 4:32 PM 14,585 Views 20 Comments

The shots were fired at around 3.10pm.

# craigavon - Friday 26 February, 2016

Man charged for attempted murder after man left in critical condition
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Man charged for attempted murder after man left in critical condition

Feb 26th 2016, 10:25 PM 22,314 Views 7 Comments

A 26-year-man was arrested in the Dungannon area in connection with the incident.

# craigavon - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Concern for elderly woman who went missing from hospital overnight
# Search
# Search

Concern for elderly woman who went missing from hospital overnight

Jul 7th 2015, 8:46 AM 14,479 Views 1 Comment

Edith Hall was last seen at around 4am.

# craigavon - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Mother and daughter left shaken after being robbed by masked men
# Craigavon
# Craigavon

Mother and daughter left shaken after being robbed by masked men

Mar 24th 2015, 4:13 PM 10,384 Views 4 Comments

Neither of the two women were injured in the incident.

# craigavon - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Two arrested after body of 40-year-old man found in wheelie bin at Armagh house
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two arrested after body of 40-year-old man found in wheelie bin at Armagh house

Jul 6th 2014, 4:50 PM 13,899 Views 1 Comment

Owen Creaney had mobility issues and had just turned 40 last week.

# craigavon - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

This Armagh site has the weirdest crime headline you'll read today
# Read All About It
From The Daily Edge
# Read All About It

This Armagh site has the weirdest crime headline you'll read today

May 13th 2014, 8:57 AM 3,107 Views 1 Comment

Like all the strangest crimes, it involves knickers.

# craigavon - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Man charged with planting hoax bombs and calling in fake threats
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man charged with planting hoax bombs and calling in fake threats

Feb 25th 2014, 8:30 PM 6,889 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old was arrested yesterday in Craigavon, County Armagh.

# craigavon - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

229 new pharma jobs at Almac plant in Armagh
# Jobs Boost
# Jobs Boost

229 new pharma jobs at Almac plant in Armagh

Jun 11th 2013, 3:00 PM 3,447 Views 12 Comments

The firm’s announced a €16 million investment in its Craigavon facility.

# craigavon - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Guns and ammunition found near Armagh school
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Guns and ammunition found near Armagh school

Apr 10th 2013, 8:40 PM 4,161 Views 8 Comments

The discovery was made by police investigating dissident terrorist activity.

# craigavon - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

'Attempt to lure police' with suspicious object report in Armagh
# Armagh
# Armagh

'Attempt to lure police' with suspicious object report in Armagh

Mar 5th 2013, 7:00 PM 4,404 Views 5 Comments

One police vehicle has a window smashed when responding to the incident.

# craigavon - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Man charged with attempted murder over Armagh stabbing
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Man charged with attempted murder over Armagh stabbing

Oct 28th 2012, 4:34 PM 3,332 Views 0 Comments

A 24-year-old man was brought to hospital on Friday after being stabbed at a house in the Enniskeen area of Craigavon.

# craigavon - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Young man in critical condition after stabbing incident
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Young man in critical condition after stabbing incident

Oct 27th 2012, 12:29 PM 6,729 Views 0 Comments

Another man remains in custody following the stabbing.

# craigavon - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Police revisit scene of Northern Ireland murder to find clues
# David Neill
# David Neill

Police revisit scene of Northern Ireland murder to find clues

Oct 7th 2012, 7:30 AM 3,098 Views 0 Comments

David Neill, 46, was stabbed to death at his own home in Armagh on 16 September. PSNI detectives returned to the scene in the early hours of this morning to gather more information.

# craigavon - Monday 17 September, 2012

Fourth person arrested in connection with death of David Neill
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Fourth person arrested in connection with death of David Neill

Sep 17th 2012, 9:27 AM 3,267 Views 0 Comments

There were three serious stabbing incidents in Northern Ireland over the weekend.

# craigavon - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Three men arrested in connection with death of 45-year-old
# Stabbings
# Stabbings

Three men arrested in connection with death of 45-year-old

Sep 16th 2012, 3:20 PM 5,971 Views 0 Comments

There were three serious stabbing incidents in Northern Ireland over the weekend.

# craigavon - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Car hijacked, set alight during Craigavon disturbances
# Hijack
# Hijack

Car hijacked, set alight during Craigavon disturbances

Aug 19th 2012, 12:12 PM 3,259 Views 2 Comments

PSNI investigating public disorder incidents in the early hours of this morning.

# craigavon - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Investigation into 'pipe bomb type device' outside police station
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Investigation into 'pipe bomb type device' outside police station

Aug 1st 2012, 8:54 AM 1,951 Views 0 Comments

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland are also investigating a suspected mortar attack and a shot fired last Friday in the Glen Road area.

# craigavon - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Body pulled from lake in Armagh
# Body Find
# Body Find

Body pulled from lake in Armagh

Jun 9th 2012, 11:39 AM 1,488 Views 0 Comments

The man’s remains were found in the water earlier this morning.

# craigavon - Friday 30 March, 2012

Two found guilty of killing Northern Ireland policeman
# Stephen Carroll
# Stephen Carroll

Two found guilty of killing Northern Ireland policeman

Mar 30th 2012, 7:01 PM 2,172 Views 6 Comments

Constable Stephen Carroll was shot and killed as he sat in his patrol car in February 2009.

# craigavon - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

First people jailed in connection with UK riots
# Riots
# Riots

First people jailed in connection with UK riots

Aug 10th 2011, 7:20 PM 535 Views 9 Comments

One man had been arrested on suspicion of murder in Birmingham. One thousand people have now been arrested across the UK.

# craigavon - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Couple fatally shot in Armagh
# Murder
# Murder

Couple fatally shot in Armagh

Mar 8th 2011, 12:20 PM 415 Views 0 Comments

Police in Armagh have launched a murder inquiry after a man and a woman were shot in the head.