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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Gun Crime

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Man shot as he flees masked men in University of Limerick car park
The man is in a critical condition but is expected to pull through.
Three men arrested over fatal shooting at Limerick motorcycle club
A 51-year-old man died of gunshot injuries yesterday evening.
Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla
Two other men arrested in connection with the murder were released without charge.
WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"
“May God have mercy on you.”
Deadly Waco shootout started when someone ran over biker's foot
Nine people were killed in the brawl and 170 people have since been charged.
Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting
The 17-year-old’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Shots fired at house in Ballyfermot in broad daylight
The incident happened at 10am today.
Man survives after being shot in the face
Police said two men carried out the attack.
Man in Ballyfermot shot in front of his child
The man sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and a 40-year-old man has since been arrested.
Newborn baby girl taken from her home after a shooting found dead in a bin
The body of the 3-week-old girl was discovered behind a row of shops.
18-year-old shot in the leg at fast food restaurant
Three masked men were involved in the shooting last night at the food outlet in Belfast.
Search continues for 'armed and dangerous' suspect after six die in US shooting spree
All six dead in Pennsylvaia have a “familial relationship” to the suspect Bradley William Stone.
Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun
American police forces have become increasingly militarised in recent decades – adopting the weapons, tactics and mindset of soldiers instead of civilian protectors.
Man hospitalised after being shot in the leg in Dublin
The incident took place late last night.
32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London
A man has been arrested and charged with Leeann Foley’s murder.
'Canada will never be intimidated, terrorists will have no safe haven'
A gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial yesterday.
Woman punched in gunpoint carjacking
A man has been arrested in connection with the robbery.
Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first
St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.
Ferguson, Missouri is dealing with another shooting - this time a police officer has been shot
The officer, who was shot in the arm, was said to be chasing two men.
The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book
Susan Klebold will donate the money to mental health charities.
Man shot in broad daylight in his front garden at Dublin estate
The shooting occurred at about 3.45pm in Belcamp Grove.
Shots fired outside Westmeath pub
Gardaí said no one was injured in the incident but they are appealing for witnesses.
Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying
A new study published in the Irish Medical Journal has also found that handguns have lead to a substantial increase in the mortality rate from firearm injuries.
Crime boss Andy Connors killed in late night Dublin shooting
The man in his 40s was shot multiple times in the upper body.
25-year-old arrested after man and woman shot in Limerick
The man and woman sustained non life-threatening injuries.
Detroit man convicted of shooting unarmed woman on his porch
Theodore Wafer had claimed he was acting in self-defense.
Wicklow resident unharmed after arriving home to four burglars with a shotgun
The four males who are in their late teens and early twenties were arrested and three of them have been charged.
Man injured in shooting at Dublin pub
The man was not seriously injured and has since been released from hospital.
Man arrested after entering Tullamore office centre with firearm
No one was injured in the incident, which occurred at 8.30am this morning.
Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp
The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.
Child shooting: Gardaí following definite line of inquiry, call on perpetrators to turn themselves in
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has described the shooting of the six-year-old as “barbaric”.
Poll: Would you support a gun amnesty?
After the shooting of a six-year-old boy, should a more radical approach to gun control be considered?
Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening"
The shooting happened after 10pm las night in Ballyfermot.
Man arrested for firing shots at Dublin house
There were two people in the house at the time but no one was injured.
Two men arrested after gun fired in Carlow housing estate
No one was injured in the incident.
Gardaí seize drugs, stolen cars and a gun in south Dublin
Two men were arrested and have since been released.
Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting
The condition of the man is unknown.
The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp
WhatsApp messages between Pistorius and Steenkamp were revealed during the murder trial in South Africa.
Man shot in Drogheda estate
The man is in a non-life-threatening state in hospital.
Pistorius defence team say police moved evidence, police admit it's possible
The cricket bat used to break down the toilet door may have been moved.