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# guns - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork
# Whites Cross
# Whites Cross

Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork

Apr 1st 2021, 8:40 AM 20,136 Views 16 Comments

The suspected revolver and semi-automatic pistol were found at Ballycollie Road in Whites Cross.

# guns - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Explosive components, guns and munitions seized in Kerry
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Explosive components, guns and munitions seized in Kerry

Mar 27th 2021, 7:05 PM 36,341 Views 29 Comments

Two men were arrested in the operation today.

# guns - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork
# Clonakilty
# Clonakilty

Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork

Jan 23rd 2021, 2:26 PM 13,067 Views 0 Comments

The man, aged in his 60s, appeared before a special sitting of Bandon District Court today.

# guns - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath

Nov 3rd 2020, 2:37 PM 20,041 Views 16 Comments

Two men were arrested at the scene of the search.

# guns - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath
# Garda Operation
# Garda Operation

Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath

Updated Oct 7th 2020, 1:22 PM 58,837 Views 29 Comments

A man in his 40s was arrested by gardaí following the search of a business premises at Rathfeigh.

# guns - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Gardaí seize three fully loaded pistols after stopping vehicle in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Gardaí seize three fully loaded pistols after stopping vehicle in Roscommon

Oct 1st 2020, 6:49 AM 21,501 Views 7 Comments

A man in his 30s was arrested and a small quantity of heroin was also located and seized.

# guns - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car

Updated Mar 18th 2020, 10:51 PM 32,315 Views 0 Comments

The search was carried out in the Tallaght area of Dublin yesterday.

# guns - Friday 31 January, 2020

Gardaí seize five handguns and one machine gun in targeted gangland search in west Dublin
# Rathcoole
# Rathcoole

Gardaí seize five handguns and one machine gun in targeted gangland search in west Dublin

Jan 31st 2020, 4:20 PM 34,548 Views 55 Comments

No arrests have been made.

# guns - Monday 20 January, 2020

'It's our constitutional God-given right': Heavily-armed protesters descend on Virginia for pro-gun rally
# Right To Bear Arms
# Right To Bear Arms

'It's our constitutional God-given right': Heavily-armed protesters descend on Virginia for pro-gun rally

Jan 20th 2020, 4:14 PM 38,613 Views 115 Comments

The rally has been organised by the Virginia Citizens Defense League which opposes gun control laws.

# guns - Saturday 21 December, 2019

New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban

Dec 21st 2019, 3:27 PM 47,740 Views 62 Comments

The government banned the most lethal types of semi-automatic weapons after a gunman killed 51 worshippers at two mosques.

# guns - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search
# Ballynanty
# Ballynanty

Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search

Nov 20th 2019, 7:51 AM 7,118 Views 0 Comments

Three men were arrested.

# guns - 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 22,404 Views 17 Comments

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

# guns - Friday 20 September, 2019

'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid
# Longford
# Longford

'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid

Sep 20th 2019, 5:39 PM 34,459 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí believe that one of the arrested men is responsible for trafficking drugs into Longford.

# guns - Monday 16 September, 2019

Man (26) to appear before court after drugs, guns and cash seized at apartment in Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Man (26) to appear before court after drugs, guns and cash seized at apartment in Dublin

Sep 16th 2019, 7:29 AM 16,163 Views 0 Comments

Heroin and cannabis worth around €22,000 was seized during a search last week.

# guns - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'Promising' young garda's future to be decided after weapons arrest
# Probationer
# Probationer

'Promising' young garda's future to be decided after weapons arrest

Sep 7th 2019, 8:30 AM 95,499 Views 64 Comments

His fate will be decided after criminal investigations are concluded.

# guns - Friday 6 September, 2019

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car
# Dover
# Dover

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car

Sep 6th 2019, 5:13 PM 18,081 Views 0 Comments

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

# guns - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Man arrested and four pistols seized after gardaí stop car in Monaghan
# Speed Checks
# Speed Checks

Man arrested and four pistols seized after gardaí stop car in Monaghan

Aug 28th 2019, 6:28 PM 16,056 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí carried out a roadside drugs test on the man.

# guns - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'
# America
# America

Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'

Aug 10th 2019, 1:22 PM 57,978 Views 89 Comments

Dmitriy Andreychenko’s wife Angelice had told him it wasn’t a good idea.

# guns - Friday 9 August, 2019

Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders

Updated Aug 9th 2019, 7:52 PM 11,875 Views 62 Comments

Trump’s comments follow mass shootings in Ohio and Texas last weekend in which 31 people died.

# guns - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Irishman charged in UK after 60 guns were discovered in a car in Dover
# Robert Keogh
# Robert Keogh

Irishman charged in UK after 60 guns were discovered in a car in Dover

Updated Aug 4th 2019, 10:45 AM 40,501 Views 0 Comments

Robert Keogh, age 37, from Dublin, has been charged with illegally importing firearms.

# guns - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns
# School Schootings
# School Schootings

Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns

May 2nd 2019, 8:10 AM 19,799 Views 128 Comments

The aim of the measure is to prevent school shootings but opponents say it’s a dangerous move.

# guns - Friday 26 April, 2019

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally
# NRA
# NRA

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally

Apr 26th 2019, 9:45 PM 48,906 Views 51 Comments

In his speech, Trump told the NRA he is withdrawing the US from the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.

Gardaí discover loaded pistol and shotgun cartridges during searches in west Dublin
# Corduff
# Corduff

Gardaí discover loaded pistol and shotgun cartridges during searches in west Dublin

Apr 26th 2019, 7:39 PM 18,254 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí said the weapon and ammunition seized will be forwarded for ballistic testing.

# guns - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one

Apr 2nd 2019, 8:56 AM 21,836 Views 0 Comments

One MP had wanted to stall the legislation but missed his chance when he arrived late after spending too long explaining his plan to the media.

# guns - Monday 18 March, 2019

Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting

Mar 18th 2019, 5:46 PM 10,719 Views 0 Comments

The owner of the company that sold weapons to Brenton Tarrant said it was a legal, “ordinary sale”.

# guns - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs
# Michael Brady
# Michael Brady

Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs

Mar 12th 2019, 6:00 PM 23,559 Views 0 Comments

Michael Brady has pleaded not guilty to all charges.

# guns - Monday 11 February, 2019

Kildare man pleads guilty to possession of 15 guns and more than 4,000 rounds of ammunition
# Courts
# Courts

Kildare man pleads guilty to possession of 15 guns and more than 4,000 rounds of ammunition

Feb 11th 2019, 3:05 PM 18,103 Views 0 Comments

It took several minutes to read out the full charges count because they were so many rounds of different ammunition.

# guns - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley
# Gable House Bowl
# Gable House Bowl

Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley

Updated Jan 5th 2019, 10:45 AM 19,655 Views 39 Comments

The shooting has taken place in a coastal city about 32 kilometres from Los Angeles.

# guns - Sunday 30 December, 2018

CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre

Dec 30th 2018, 2:14 PM 78,670 Views 63 Comments

Nikolas Cruz killed 17 students and staff in the shooting.

# guns - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Trump panel recommends US schools should consider arming staff
# School Shootings
# School Shootings

Trump panel recommends US schools should consider arming staff

Dec 19th 2018, 8:22 AM 14,543 Views 81 Comments

The Federal Commission on School Safety panel was set up after the February massacre in Parkland, Florida.

# guns - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Gunman shoots three dead in Cincinnati bank
# USA
# USA

Gunman shoots three dead in Cincinnati bank

Sep 6th 2018, 5:08 PM 13,179 Views 47 Comments

The gunman was then shot by police.

# guns - Friday 10 August, 2018

Two police officers among four fatalities in Canadian mass shooting as suspected gunman arrested
# New Brunswick
# New Brunswick

Two police officers among four fatalities in Canadian mass shooting as suspected gunman arrested

Updated Aug 10th 2018, 2:40 PM 41,494 Views 67 Comments

The incident happened in the Fredericton area of New Brunswick.

# guns - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'
# Protest
# Protest

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'

Jul 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 15,846 Views 46 Comments

A protest is due to take place outside garda headquarters in Dublin today.

# guns - Monday 16 July, 2018

Chicago police release body camera footage of man fatally shot by officers
# Shooting
# Shooting

Chicago police release body camera footage of man fatally shot by officers

Jul 16th 2018, 9:16 AM 50,997 Views 80 Comments

Protesters angry about the killing took to the streets on Saturday in a city that’s struggled with police shootings.

# guns - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Man who walked around north Dublin with realistic AK47 jailed for 2.5 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who walked around north Dublin with realistic AK47 jailed for 2.5 years

Jun 19th 2018, 6:25 PM 27,972 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Berkeley has already served 18 months on remand.

# guns - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Most rank-and-file gardaí have no tactical training to deal with armed criminals or terrorists
# On The Frontline
# On The Frontline

Most rank-and-file gardaí have no tactical training to deal with armed criminals or terrorists

May 29th 2018, 6:10 AM 7,442 Views 13 Comments

The Garda Representative Association has pointed out that unarmed gardaí are likely to be first on the scene, but have not been prepared for these dangerous scenarios.

# guns - Friday 11 May, 2018

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan

May 11th 2018, 6:03 PM 14,313 Views 16 Comments

A pipe bomb uncovered near a nursery would “almost certainly” have killed or caused injury if detonated.

# guns - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Gunman kills four people at restaurant in Tennessee
# Nashville
# Nashville

Gunman kills four people at restaurant in Tennessee

Apr 22nd 2018, 3:30 PM 45,531 Views 91 Comments

Police are searching for the gunman.

# guns - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Submachine gun and four handguns found in backpack in Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Submachine gun and four handguns found in backpack in Dublin

Apr 3rd 2018, 5:51 PM 39,446 Views 34 Comments

Gardaí have seized the firearms and a vehicle.

# guns - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'One of my best friends was killed right around here': McCartney remembers John Lennon at New York march
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

'One of my best friends was killed right around here': McCartney remembers John Lennon at New York march

Mar 25th 2018, 9:36 AM 19,425 Views 58 Comments

More than a million people took to the streets across the US yesterday to call for tighter gun control.

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