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#Crime

# crime - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'If you feel uncomfortable or threatened, report it': Hate crime definition introduced for gardaí

The Garda Commissioner said gardaí want to encourage victims to report these incidents to them.

# crime - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Derry man found guilty of murdering ex-fiancée Charlotte Murray

The body of the 34-year-old woman, who went missing in 2012, has never been found.

# crime - Monday 7 October, 2019

Pensioner (80s) sent for trial on sexual assault charges

The offences allegedly occurred over a 12-month period between 2012 and 2013.

# crime - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Rise in the number of people who say they don't worry about becoming victims of crime

Some 79% of respondents said that national crime was a ‘serious’ or ‘very serious’ issue.

# crime - Friday 4 October, 2019

Man (41) stabbed multiple times while sitting in car with young child

The incident happened at around 10.45am on Tuesday morning.

Appeal for witnesses after man shot in 'brutal' paramilitary-style attack in west Belfast

The shooting happened shortly before 9pm last night.

Facebook warned that new privacy rules could aid terrorism and child abuse

The social media network has been dogged by several privacy scandals in recent years.

# crime - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Doubling sentences for knife crime to 10 years 'will send a clear message', says Fianna Fáil

Fianna Fáil supports the re-introduction of a ‘Bin the Blade’ amnesty.

Michael McCoy murder: 'Someone knows why my father isn't with us - justice will come'

McCoy’s body was found in the Dublin mountains, where he had taken his two dogs for a walk, in 2016.

# crime - Friday 27 September, 2019

Fraud and drug offences on the up, but number of murders decreases

The CSO has released the latest statistics of crimes recorded by gardaí.

# crime - Thursday 26 September, 2019

34 people arrested by gardaí in Kilkenny and Carlow

The offences for which people were arrested include theft, assault, and sale and supply of illegal drugs.

# crime - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Man (80s) arrested in connection with fatal Mayo shooting released without charge

The victim was killed shortly after midnight last night.

# crime - Monday 16 September, 2019

Man charged in relation to Artane gun seizure

He’s due to appear in court tomorrow morning.

# crime - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Off-duty garda assaulted after confronting burglary gang in Dublin

The garda was on his way home when he noticed three men acting suspiciously.

# crime - Friday 6 September, 2019

17 people arrested during 'day of action' in Cork city

Eight people were arrested for drugs, burglary and theft offences.

Male model accused of having €1.2 million in alleged crime proceeds

Mark Andrew Adams was arrested in Dublin this morning.

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car

Robert Keogh was stopped last month by border force officers at the Port of Dover en route from Calais.

Man due in court over money laundering charges totalling €1.1m

The man was found with €500,000 in cash at Dublin Airport in 2015.

# crime - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Gardaí seize €1m worth of heroin in joint operation with UK authorities

Three men were arrested after a number of searches in Dublin and Meath this morning.

Bishop warns cycle of gangland violence in Louth 'will only lead to further tragedy'

Gardaí are expecting an escalation in the feud after the murder of Keith Branigan last week.

# crime - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Appeal for witnesses after shots fired at garda patrol van in north Dublin

Neither of the uniformed gardaí in the van at the time were injured.

# crime - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'These attacks should stop': Bullets strike bystanders' vehicles during fatal shooting in Louth

It is understood the shooting is related to the ongoing feud in nearby Drogheda.

# crime - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Man injured after being stabbed multiple times in front of customers in 'packed' Limerick pub

The broad daylight stabbing occurred around 3.20pm on Sunday afternoon.

# crime - Sunday 25 August, 2019

34-year-old man critical after being found with serious head injuries in west Dublin

Gardaí believe the man was assaulted and are following a definite line of inquiry.

# crime - Saturday 24 August, 2019

NASA reportedly investigating first allegation of a crime in space

NASA astronaut Anne McClain has admitted to accessing her ex-partner’s bank account from the International Space Station.

Man (21) hospitalised with serious injuries following assault in Meath

The incident happened at around 3am this morning.

Locals in Barcelona form vigilante patrols after surge in crime targeting tourists

Thefts and violent robberies in Barcelona jumped by 28% between 2016 and 2018.

# crime - Friday 23 August, 2019

Gardaí hiring for 'extremely challenging' role of Deputy Commissioner

The government has asked the Policing Authority to nominate a person for appointment to the position.

# crime - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Woman charged with the murder of 2-year-old Santina Cawley in Cork

Lawyers representing Karen Harrington told the court that their client is four-and-a-half months pregnant.

# crime - Friday 16 August, 2019

Convicted child sex offender Tom Humphries released from Midlands Prison

The former sports journalist was jailed for the sexual exploitation and defilement of a child.

# crime - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Chief Superintendent appointed to set up new garda anti-corruption unit

The Garda Commissioner has said the organisation wants to show it is serious about making sure corruption is stamped out.

# crime - Friday 9 August, 2019

'I haven't slept since Friday': Woman says serial sex offender living next door 'terrorised' her family

The man was arrested on Saturday after the woman reported his threats against her.

# crime - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Convicted serial sex attacker set upon by group of 'vigilantes' in north Dublin

He was chased to Finglas Garda Station.

# crime - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Two men jailed for total of 20 years for helping gang to murder Vinnie Ryan

Ryan’s partner described him as a “great father and a great man” outside court today.

# crime - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Man hospitalised after stabbing in Dundalk

The man in his 20s was found in the Oakland Park area last night.

# crime - Monday 29 July, 2019

Gardaí have prevented 64 gangland hits since the Regency Hotel shooting

In the first six months of this year, there were 133 arrests in relation to organised crime.

# crime - Friday 26 July, 2019

Gardaí recover 12 stolen caravans in south Dublin raid

The search in the Rathcoole area was carried out as part of an ongoing operation targeting organised crime.

# crime - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Men suspected of robbing copper arrested after trying to escape on sulky

The incident was caught on CCTV.

# crime - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Man due in court over fatal stabbing of 45 year-old man in north Dublin

The incident happened at around 4am on Friday morning.

Gardaí target Dublin online drug supplier who uses 'hundreds of SIM cards' a year to evade detection

The supplier himself does not want to be seen buying these SIM cards and instead pays younger people to do it for him.