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#Gun Crime

# gun-crime - Sunday 15 August, 2021

Patel accused of delaying tighter gun licence rules in wake of Plymouth shootings
# England
# England

Patel accused of delaying tighter gun licence rules in wake of Plymouth shootings

Aug 15th 2021, 12:45 PM 18,832 Views 15 Comments

A 2019 consultation recommended police consult an applicant’s GP before issuing a firearms licence.

# gun-crime - Monday 21 December, 2020

Two gunmen for Kinahan gang jailed in separate cases at Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Two gunmen for Kinahan gang jailed in separate cases at Special Criminal Court

Dec 21st 2020, 2:26 PM 14,704 Views 0 Comments

The presiding judge in one of the cases said the damage done by gun crime could not be ignored.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare
# Ennis
# Ennis

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 22,435 Views 17 Comments

The firearm and €125,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis herb were found during a search last year.

# gun-crime - Monday 29 July, 2019

Gardaí have prevented 64 gangland hits since the Regency Hotel shooting
# Gangland Crime
# Gangland Crime

Gardaí have prevented 64 gangland hits since the Regency Hotel shooting

Jul 29th 2019, 6:06 PM 11,855 Views 28 Comments

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

# gun-crime - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Teenager killed and eight seriously injured in high school shooting in the US
# Colorado
# Colorado

Teenager killed and eight seriously injured in high school shooting in the US

May 8th 2019, 7:12 AM 16,612 Views 40 Comments

The attack happened close to Columbine High School where 13 people were killed in 1999.

# gun-crime - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food
# Finglas
# Finglas

Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food

May 4th 2019, 12:10 AM 73,337 Views 42 Comments

The woman escaped the incident without injury.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Schoolboy (15) had semi-automatic pistol 'fully loaded and ready for use’ under his bed, court hears
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Schoolboy (15) had semi-automatic pistol 'fully loaded and ready for use’ under his bed, court hears

Apr 24th 2019, 5:13 PM 39,385 Views 0 Comments

The boy has been accused of unlawful possession of a Walther PPQ 9mm semi-automatic pistol.

# gun-crime - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Former trainee prison guard kills five people in shooting at Florida bank
# Sebring
# Sebring

Former trainee prison guard kills five people in shooting at Florida bank

Jan 24th 2019, 12:38 PM 18,636 Views 16 Comments

The shooter called police from within the bank, telling them he had opened fire.

# gun-crime - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'
# Gun For Hire
# Gun For Hire

Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'

Oct 28th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,139 Views 30 Comments

There has been a sharp increase in the number of people using this service, according to security sources and local representatives.

# gun-crime - Saturday 27 October, 2018

11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue

Updated Oct 27th 2018, 11:32 PM 38,560 Views 77 Comments

The suspect is in custody in hospital.

# gun-crime - Monday 22 October, 2018

French teen charged over threatening teacher with fake gun
# Paris
# Paris

French teen charged over threatening teacher with fake gun

Oct 22nd 2018, 9:05 AM 9,870 Views 0 Comments

The teenager has been charged after brandishing the fake weapon at his teacher in class.

# gun-crime - Friday 5 October, 2018

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago
# Justice For Laquan
# Justice For Laquan

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago

Oct 5th 2018, 11:50 PM 20,784 Views 33 Comments

Jason Van Dyke fired 16 bullets into 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

# gun-crime - Saturday 19 May, 2018

17-year-old charged with Texas school shooting 'planned attack in journals'
# Santa Fe High School
# Santa Fe High School

17-year-old charged with Texas school shooting 'planned attack in journals'

May 19th 2018, 7:44 AM 31,705 Views 6 Comments

Ten people were killed and 10 wounded in yesterday’s shooting.

# gun-crime - Monday 7 May, 2018

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges

May 7th 2018, 7:32 AM 32,982 Views 37 Comments

Both suffered head injuries.

# gun-crime - Monday 19 March, 2018

Teenage girl shot dead by her 9-year-old brother in Mississippi
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Teenage girl shot dead by her 9-year-old brother in Mississippi

Mar 19th 2018, 10:56 AM 53,617 Views 72 Comments

Local media are reporting that the two had been arguing about a video game controller before the shooting.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers
# Shooting
# Shooting

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers

Nov 21st 2017, 10:27 AM 24,005 Views 55 Comments

Marco Proano said he fired to protect a teen hanging out of the window of the car.

# gun-crime - Friday 4 August, 2017

'A despicable act': Gardaí say man shot in Meath housing estate was 'an innocent victim'
# Stamullen
# Stamullen

'A despicable act': Gardaí say man shot in Meath housing estate was 'an innocent victim'

Aug 4th 2017, 2:24 PM 28,483 Views 21 Comments

Gardaí have located the car connected to the incident and a gun was found inside.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Eight-year-old Texas girl shot dead minutes after surviving traffic accident
# Houston
# Houston

Eight-year-old Texas girl shot dead minutes after surviving traffic accident

Feb 28th 2017, 4:11 PM 44,404 Views 89 Comments

“She was a good girl, honour roll student, full of life. They took my baby away from me, why?”

# gun-crime - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

42-year-old man in serious condition after Dublin shooting
# Cherry Orchard
# Cherry Orchard

42-year-old man in serious condition after Dublin shooting

Nov 2nd 2016, 7:34 AM 23,740 Views 13 Comments

The man suffered gunshot wounds to the arm and chest.

# gun-crime - Sunday 26 June, 2016

New Jersey boy shoots dead four-year-old brother while playing with gun
# New Jersey
# New Jersey

New Jersey boy shoots dead four-year-old brother while playing with gun

Jun 26th 2016, 12:11 PM 23,618 Views 96 Comments

The boys’ mother has been arrested and charged.

# gun-crime - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Two dead, several injured in shooting at Texas dance studio
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Two dead, several injured in shooting at Texas dance studio

Jun 25th 2016, 3:21 PM 15,681 Views 35 Comments

One person was found dead inside the studio and another died of his injuries in hosptal.

# gun-crime - Monday 2 May, 2016

Man in his late 20s shot in Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man in his late 20s shot in Dublin

May 2nd 2016, 10:22 PM 49,182 Views 37 Comments

The incident is not understood to be related to the Hutch-Kinahan feud.

# gun-crime - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Man charged with threatening to kill woman who witnessed Limerick shooting
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man charged with threatening to kill woman who witnessed Limerick shooting

Apr 30th 2016, 7:32 AM 15,735 Views 0 Comments

The witness has told gardaí she saw a man firing two shots from a handgun outside a house in Limerick last year.

# gun-crime - Monday 25 April, 2016

Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?
# Guardians Of The Peace
# Guardians Of The Peace

Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?

Apr 25th 2016, 6:05 AM 21,592 Views 100 Comments

Rank-and-file gardaí will discuss their concerns about armed cover at the Garda Representative Association annual conference.

# gun-crime - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Man due in court after Cork gardaí find gun and ammunition in car
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Man due in court after Cork gardaí find gun and ammunition in car

Apr 24th 2016, 5:25 PM 14,159 Views 0 Comments

A woman arrested in connection with the investigation was released without charge.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Shooting suspect with 'Martian master race' manifesto arrested at White House
# Kyle Odom
# Kyle Odom

Shooting suspect with 'Martian master race' manifesto arrested at White House

Mar 9th 2016, 9:20 PM 15,272 Views 20 Comments

Kyle Odom, a former Marine from Idaho, has a history of mental illness.

# gun-crime - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Napoli winger the latest footballer to be robbed at gunpoint in Naples
# Gun Crime
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# Gun Crime

Napoli winger the latest footballer to be robbed at gunpoint in Naples

Feb 28th 2016, 12:52 PM 7,339 Views 0 Comments

Lorenzo Insigne was reportedly stopped by two thieves on scooters.

# gun-crime - Monday 22 February, 2016

Six-year-old boy shot dead while playing with friends in Miami
# King Carter
# King Carter

Six-year-old boy shot dead while playing with friends in Miami

Feb 22nd 2016, 8:42 AM 15,302 Views 15 Comments

Police have issued a $25,000 reward for information.

# gun-crime - Friday 5 February, 2016

Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years

Feb 5th 2016, 6:02 AM 23,816 Views 39 Comments

Licences can be revoked for a number of reasons, including that the person has no good reason for needing a gun.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

READ: The disturbing final journal entries of the 'Trainwreck' cinema killer
# John Russell Houser
# John Russell Houser

READ: The disturbing final journal entries of the 'Trainwreck' cinema killer

Jan 13th 2016, 11:58 PM 16,461 Views 39 Comments

John Russell Houser killed two people, before turning his gun on himself at a cinema in Louisiana last summer.

# gun-crime - Friday 30 October, 2015

Photos: The €3 million worth of drugs and guns seized in Tallaght
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

Photos: The €3 million worth of drugs and guns seized in Tallaght

Oct 30th 2015, 7:14 AM 49,162 Views 51 Comments

Two rifles and a shotgun with a silencer and telescopic sights were also found in the seizure.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

7-year-old boy shot dead during birthday party in North Carolina
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

7-year-old boy shot dead during birthday party in North Carolina

Sep 8th 2015, 9:21 PM 24,905 Views 43 Comments

The boy was among five killed in the city of Charlotte over the weekend.

# gun-crime - Thursday 13 August, 2015

New York cops find fully-loaded Glock hidden in a fake Bible
# The Bad Book
# The Bad Book

New York cops find fully-loaded Glock hidden in a fake Bible

Aug 13th 2015, 8:29 PM 11,646 Views 18 Comments

Nice try.

# gun-crime - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes spared death penalty
# Aurora Massacre
# Aurora Massacre

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes spared death penalty

Aug 8th 2015, 12:20 AM 20,026 Views 82 Comments

The jury spent two days deliberating after three months of evidence.

# gun-crime - Friday 24 July, 2015

Gunman who killed two women in Louisiana cinema was 'a drifter'
# Shooting
# Shooting

Gunman who killed two women in Louisiana cinema was 'a drifter'

Jul 24th 2015, 11:14 PM 33,295 Views 56 Comments

Nine people were also injured in the shooting.

# gun-crime - Thursday 16 July, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes found guilty, despite insanity plea
# Aurora Massacre
# Aurora Massacre

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes found guilty, despite insanity plea

Jul 16th 2015, 11:25 PM 20,768 Views 41 Comments

After being convicted on all 165 charges, Holmes could now face the death penalty.

# gun-crime - Monday 6 July, 2015

Child and two teenagers die after dozens of shootings across Chicago
# Independence Day
# Independence Day

Child and two teenagers die after dozens of shootings across Chicago

Jul 6th 2015, 3:30 PM 31,943 Views 69 Comments

The young boy was “the unintended victim of a bullet meant for his father”.

# gun-crime - Monday 29 June, 2015

Man shot as he flees masked men in University of Limerick car park
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man shot as he flees masked men in University of Limerick car park

Jun 29th 2015, 8:22 AM 30,430 Views 44 Comments

The man is in a critical condition but is expected to pull through.

# gun-crime - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Three men arrested over fatal shooting at Limerick motorcycle club
# Murroe
# Murroe

Three men arrested over fatal shooting at Limerick motorcycle club

Jun 21st 2015, 8:14 AM 14,497 Views 8 Comments

A 51-year-old man died of gunshot injuries yesterday evening.

# gun-crime - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla
# Clonsilla
# Clonsilla

Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla

Jun 20th 2015, 10:45 AM 17,091 Views 0 Comments

Two other men arrested in connection with the murder were released without charge.

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