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# Jerry McCabe

Last year
Widow of Garda killed by IRA dismisses Sinn Fein president’s comments
Ann McCabe, whose husband Jerry McCabe was killed in 1996, said that in her view, ‘murder is murder’.
Detective Garda Ben O’Sullivan, who survived 1996 IRA armed robbery laid to rest
Mr O’Sullivan was shot 11 times when an IRA gang opened fire with machine guns – his colleague Jerry McCabe was killed.
Detective Garda Ben O’Sullivan, who was shot in 1996 IRA armed robbery, dies aged 78
O’Sullivan survived the shooting which claimed the life of Detective Garda Jerry McCabe.
All time
Widow of Detective Jerry McCabe calls on gardaí to apprehend 'fugitive' IRA members on 25th anniversary of husband's death
Ann McCabe said “evil men” took her husband’s life when he was killed on this day in 1996.
'I'll never get over it': Wife of Jerry McCabe worried gardaí will be hurt in gangland feud
A plaque was unveiled at the murdered garda’s childhood home in Ballylongford today.
20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe
The detective garda was shot dead by the IRA on this day 20 years ago.
Garda Jerry McCabe killer under guard in hospital after wife's stabbing
Sinn Féin TD Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin has expressed sympathy to the family.
Garda Jerry McCabe killer questioned over stabbing of his wife Pauline Tully McAuley
Pearse McAuley is being held at Cavan Garda Station.
Adams: 'An awful lot of us might have to say we're sorry for a whole lot of things'
On whether he was ever a member of the IRA, Adams said: “I am a republican leader. I never distanced myself from the IRA. I never will distance myself from the IRA.”
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Aaron McKenna: This apology for Jerry McCabe’s death should not be slated
You may not agree with Sinn Féin, but criticising Gerry Adams for apologising is pure political point-scoring.
VIDEO: TD Niall Collins says Adams's apology 'makes him sick'
The Fianna Fáil spokesperson on justice and equality said that his apology to the family of Jerry McCabe was “an act of hypocrisy”.
Adams apologises to family of Jerry McCabe and others killed by republicans
The Sinn Féin president says he is “very sorry for the pain and the loss” inflicted on families of those killed by republicans.
McGuinness says comments over garda killings were 'absolutely wrong'
Martin McGuinness has said he does not recall comments in which he appeared to justify the killing members of the gardaí and armed forces “in certain circumstances” made in a 1985 magazine interview.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
In tonight’s Fix: Muammar Gaddafi is dead; the Race for the Áras continues apace with less than a week to polling day, and how one Tullamore pub is celebrating the death of a despot…
McGuinness denies meeting on-the-run Det Jerry McCabe killer
The family of the detective, killed during an attempted post office raid in 1996, called on McGuinness to answer questions over his alleged relationship with one of the four men convicted of the killing.