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Saturday 10 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Guns

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# grasse
'Heavily-armed' student arrested after school shooting in France injures eight
The incident occurred in Tocqueville high school in the French town of Grasse.
# Charged
Man charged in relation to Coolock gun seizure
Gardaí made the seizure in September of last year.
# Courts
Two Irishmen charged with gun offences in Amsterdam today
Of the four men who were arrested Sunday, one man has been charged with attempted manslaughter.
# Hutch Kinahan Feud
Gardaí seize more guns and ammunition - this time in Dublin's north inner city
It is believed that the seizures were made in relation with the ongoing Hutch-Kinahan feud.
# open carry
'I will put a round in you, sir': Armed men walk into US police station to 'lodge complaint'
The men, who are open carry advocates, were attempting to test whether officers would honour their legal right to carry guns.
# Courts
3 men charged over Dublin gun seizure
The men are due before the Dublin District Court today.
# crackdown
Over €300k belonging to criminal gang discovered in woman's home following search
A total of 15 guns, including an an assault rifle, were found by gardaí at a west Dublin premises yesterday.
# Arizona
Passerby shoots and kills man who was attacking police officer
The passerby was thanked by police who said the officer could have died without the assistance.
# Guns in schools
A Colorado school district will allow teachers carry guns
The latest Colorado vote came on the fourth anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre.
# Dissident Republicans
Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure
The planned search by gardaí related to “dissident republican activity” in the Cork area.
# Duterte Harry
China offers Philippines weapons to continue its bloody war on drugs
“We’re exploring the possibilities of providing arms,” the Chinese ambassador to Manila said.
# Cabra
Man (30s) arrested in connection with guns and ammunition seizure
The man was arrested in the Cabra area this morning, a month after the guns were seized.
# Trinity Gay
Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter
Trinity Gay was shot dead in Kentucky yesterday.
# Second Amendment
Trump calls for Clinton's bodyguards to be stripped of guns to 'see what happens her'
Donald Trump has long incorrectly suggested his Democratic opponent wants to overturn the Second Amendment and take away Americans’ right to own guns.
# alpine high school
Teenage girl takes her own life after shooting classmate in Texas school
Schools in the rural town were locked down.
# Gangland
Handgun and ammunition seized by gardaí targeting feuding gangs
The 9mm pistol was found in a car yesterday evening.
# Cocks Not Glocks
Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys
A new law allows concealed handguns in college classrooms, buildings and dorms.
# Shooting
Pennsylvanian teen charged with murdering grandmother after argument over school
Police say Reeser told them he shot her because he didn’t want to go to an unspecified school meeting.
# Guns
Trump team plays down comment which appeared to suggest people shoot Hillary Clinton
“By the way if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I don’t know.”
# Regeneration
Inside the demolished and rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School
The scene of the 2012 Newtown massacre is now a high-tech building that will open in the autumn.
# United States
Three police officers shot dead and three others injured by gunmen in Louisiana
Police in Baton Rouge say that the situation has been ‘contained’.
# officers down
Courthouse shooting: Two bailiffs and gunman dead after shooting in Michigan
Another two people including a sheriff’s deputy were injured.
# gun culture
Why does America have a gun problem?
Over 700 people have been shot in America this week alone.
# Falcon Heights
Woman posts live Facebook video after her boyfriend is shot dead by police
The man had been pulled over for a traffic offence.
# Guns
Father accidentally shoots and kills 14-year-old son in Florida gun range
“The gun didn’t kill my boy, I did,” the man said.
# Philadelphia
Teenage boy dies after being shot in the face while he and friends were playing with a gun
No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.
# Las Vegas
British man tried to steal police officer's gun to kill Donald Trump
Authorities said Michael Steven Sandford (20) pretended to want Trump’s autograph before attempting to take the weapon.
# Irving Plaza
Shooting at New York rap concert leaves one dead and causes crowd chaos
Three others were injured at the T.I. gig.
# poll exclusive
Should all gardaí be armed? The nation's split on the question
Support for arming gardaí is strongest among younger age groups, according to a poll carried out for
# gangland violence
'They are mothers, they are fathers': Unarmed gardaí 'scared' of gangs with guns
Gardaí who were first on the scene of the Regency Hotel shooting were left shaken by the incident.
# lock and load
'Arm yourself' - Police warning after 'execution' of Ohio family
The killing of eight members of the family is being described as “a sophisticated operation.”
# guardians of the peace
Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?
Rank-and-file gardaí will discuss their concerns about armed cover at the Garda Representative Association annual conference.
# preventive measure
School security staff in Colorado are being armed with semi-automatic rifles
Douglas County is spending more than $12,000 to buy 10 semiautomatics.
# United States
14 dead after two shooting rampages in one day
At least one suspected gunman is still on the loose.
# Ohio
At least eight dead in "execution-style" killings
The shooting occurred at a house in Pike County, around 75 miles east of Cincinnati.
# tennessee
12-year-old boy shot dead hours after a memorial for his cousin who was also shot dead
Jajuan Hubert Latham died on Saturday.
# Charlestown
No injuries after shots fired at Dublin shopping centre
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
# Ratoath
Three men arrested after assault rifles and pistols are seized in Meath
Several hundred rounds of ammunition were seized when gardaí stopped two vehicles.
# brutal murder
Two gunmen lured five victims from a barbeque before shooting them with an AK-47
The shooting left five dead and two injured.
# rural crime
Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars
One man’s farm has been targeted six times.