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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Gun Crime

All time
# Limerick
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.
# murroe
Three men arrested over fatal shooting at Limerick motorcycle club
A 51-year-old man died of gunshot injuries yesterday evening.
# Clonsilla
Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla
Two other men arrested in connection with the murder were released without charge.
# dylann roof
WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"
“May God have mercy on you.”
# Waco
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.
# Gun Crime
Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting
The 17-year-old’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
# Gun Crime
Shots fired at house in Ballyfermot in broad daylight
The incident happened at 10am today.
# Gun Crime
Man survives after being shot in the face
Police said two men carried out the attack.
# Gun Crime
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.
# California
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.
# Belfast
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.
# Bradley William Stone
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.
# Shooting
Man hospitalised after being shot in the leg in Dublin
The incident took place late last night.
# Murder
32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London
A man has been arrested and charged with Leeann Foley’s murder.
# Ottawa
'Canada will never be intimidated, terrorists will have no safe haven'
A gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial yesterday.
# Gun Crime
Woman punched in gunpoint carjacking
A man has been arrested in connection with the robbery.
# tensions
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.
# Guns
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.
# School Shooting
The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book
Susan Klebold will donate the money to mental health charities.
# Gun Crime
Man shot in broad daylight in his front garden at Dublin estate
The shooting occurred at about 3.45pm in Belcamp Grove.
# Gun Crime
Shots fired outside Westmeath pub
Gardaí said no one was injured in the incident but they are appealing for witnesses.
# No longer Bulletproof
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.
# Gun Crime
Crime boss Andy Connors killed in late night Dublin shooting
The man in his 40s was shot multiple times in the upper body.
# Gun Crime
25-year-old arrested after man and woman shot in Limerick
The man and woman sustained non life-threatening injuries.
# race in america
Detroit man convicted of shooting unarmed woman on his porch
Theodore Wafer had claimed he was acting in self-defense.
# caught rapid
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.
# shots fired
Man injured in shooting at Dublin pub
The man was not seriously injured and has since been released from hospital.
# Offaly
Man arrested after entering Tullamore office centre with firearm
No one was injured in the incident, which occurred at 8.30am this morning.
# sound mind
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.
# community in shock
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
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?
# Gun Crime
Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening"
The shooting happened after 10pm las night in Ballyfermot.
# Gun Crime
Man arrested for firing shots at Dublin house
There were two people in the house at the time but no one was injured.
# shots fired
Two men arrested after gun fired in Carlow housing estate
No one was injured in the incident.
# Tallaght
Gardaí seize drugs, stolen cars and a gun in south Dublin
Two men were arrested and have since been released.
# Gun Crime
Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting
The condition of the man is unknown.
# Back and forth
The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp
WhatsApp messages between Pistorius and Steenkamp were revealed during the murder trial in South Africa.
# Shooting
Man shot in Drogheda estate
The man is in a non-life-threatening state in hospital.
# pistorius trial
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.