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#Knife Attack

# knife-attack - This year 2022

12-year sentence for man who killed woman in knife attack after jury's rejection of 'insanity' plea
# Valerijs Leitons
# Valerijs Leitons

12-year sentence for man who killed woman in knife attack after jury's rejection of 'insanity' plea

Jan 18th 2022, 3:20 PM 28,697 Views 0 Comments

Justice Paul Burns described the incident as a “brutal attack” upon “a defenceless woman”.

# knife-attack - Last year 2021

Man held after 10 passengers stabbed on Tokyo train
# Japan
# Japan

Man held after 10 passengers stabbed on Tokyo train

Aug 7th 2021, 7:23 AM 21,186 Views 4 Comments

The attack is not believed to be connected to the Olympics.

# knife-attack - All time

Man (26) pleads guilty to murdering three men in Reading park knife attack
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Man (26) pleads guilty to murdering three men in Reading park knife attack

Nov 11th 2020, 7:11 PM 23,452 Views 0 Comments

James Furlong, aged 36, David Wails, aged 49, and Joseph Ritchie-Bennett, aged 39, all died in the attack on 20 June.

'We will not give up our values': Macron vows defiance after knife attack in church kills three people
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

'We will not give up our values': Macron vows defiance after knife attack in church kills three people

Oct 30th 2020, 7:59 AM 19,521 Views 37 Comments

Emmanuel Macron said his country would stand firm against religious extremists.

Man who killed three in Nice terror attack identified as Tunisian who entered France from Italy
# France
# France

Man who killed three in Nice terror attack identified as Tunisian who entered France from Italy

Updated Oct 29th 2020, 9:16 PM 82,949 Views 0 Comments

The prosecutor said the attacker, who was born in 1999, was not the radar of intelligence agencies as a potential threat.

Two people seriously injured in Paris knife attack outside former Charlie Hebdo office
# Paris
# Paris

Two people seriously injured in Paris knife attack outside former Charlie Hebdo office

Updated Sep 25th 2020, 1:27 PM 24,430 Views 0 Comments

The suspect was detained after the attack close to the Place de la Bastille square, not far from the scene.

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters
# Notre Dame
# Notre Dame

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters

Updated Oct 3rd 2019, 1:15 PM 19,151 Views 22 Comments

The attacker was shot dead during the attack.

UK police arrest 12-year boy over 'homophobic' attack in Liverpool
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

UK police arrest 12-year boy over 'homophobic' attack in Liverpool

Jun 26th 2019, 7:05 PM 16,428 Views 31 Comments

Merseyside Police said the boy was held on suspicion of homophobic aggravated assault.

'I am glad it is over' - Wimbledon star Kvitova puts knife attack behind her as attacker sentenced
# In The Past
From The42
# In The Past

'I am glad it is over' - Wimbledon star Kvitova puts knife attack behind her as attacker sentenced

Mar 27th 2019, 8:04 AM 2,965 Views 0 Comments

The Czech ace was attacked at her home in 2016.

'Radicalised' inmate shot and detained after slashing guards in French prison attack
# Michael Chiolo
# Michael Chiolo

'Radicalised' inmate shot and detained after slashing guards in French prison attack

Mar 6th 2019, 7:49 AM 12,209 Views 2 Comments

The raid also left prisoner Michael Chiolo’s visiting partner fatally wounded.

Teenager suffers knife wounds to face during altercation in Dublin
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Teenager suffers knife wounds to face during altercation in Dublin

Nov 5th 2018, 7:48 AM 24,644 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened at around 6.30pm on Friday evening at Balcurris Gardens in Ballymun.

Knife-wielding woman attacks and injures 14 children in Chinese kindergarten
# Sichuan
# Sichuan

Knife-wielding woman attacks and injures 14 children in Chinese kindergarten

Oct 26th 2018, 8:15 AM 10,423 Views 19 Comments

The 39-year-old assailant used a kitchen knife to slash students while they were returning to the classroom.

Man and woman injured in suspected knife attack in Dundalk
# Two Arrests
# Two Arrests

Man and woman injured in suspected knife attack in Dundalk

Sep 23rd 2018, 2:22 PM 13,742 Views 11 Comments

The woman was assaulted when she came to the man’s assistance.

Woman held after UK knife attack sparks terror fears
# Barnsley
# Barnsley

Woman held after UK knife attack sparks terror fears

Sep 8th 2018, 3:43 PM 18,181 Views 25 Comments

Britain is on high alert after a string of deadly terror attacks, many involving knives.

Seven dead and 12 wounded as knife wielding man attacks Chinese school
# Shaanxi Province
# Shaanxi Province

Seven dead and 12 wounded as knife wielding man attacks Chinese school

Apr 27th 2018, 4:20 PM 14,937 Views 22 Comments

The suspect confessed that he had been “bullied” when he attended the school as a child.

At least three people injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna
# Austria
# Austria

At least three people injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna

Mar 7th 2018, 9:55 PM 33,333 Views 46 Comments

A motive for the attack wasn’t immediately known.

Hutch family member attacked with a knife by relative last night
# Dublin 1
# Dublin 1

Hutch family member attacked with a knife by relative last night

Jan 4th 2018, 7:34 AM 27,282 Views 12 Comments

The man has been attacked at least five times in the last 12 months.

Ennis teen needed 100 stitches after being attacked with blades and carpet knife
# Facial Injuries
# Facial Injuries

Ennis teen needed 100 stitches after being attacked with blades and carpet knife

Nov 2nd 2017, 6:23 PM 27,142 Views 0 Comments

The teen’s pregnant sister was also attacked by the two men.

Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint
# Chelsea
# Chelsea

Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint

Sep 5th 2017, 10:34 PM 18,016 Views 11 Comments

The couple were approached by two men on a moped last Saturday afternoon.

'I’m now left with despicable and torturous imaginings of what her short adult life had entailed'
# Vesel Jahiri
# Vesel Jahiri

'I’m now left with despicable and torturous imaginings of what her short adult life had entailed'

May 8th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,131 Views 13 Comments

Vesel Jahiri was sentenced to life imprisonment for killing Anna Finnegan

Eight killed in knife attack on Chinese crowd
# Xinjiang Province
# Xinjiang Province

Eight killed in knife attack on Chinese crowd

Feb 15th 2017, 7:59 AM 8,060 Views 14 Comments

Beijing regularly accuses what it calls exiled Uighur separatist groups such as the East Turkestan Islamic Movement of orchestrating attacks in the region.

19-year-old pleads guilty to stabbing US tourist to death in London
# Russell Square
# Russell Square

19-year-old pleads guilty to stabbing US tourist to death in London

Feb 6th 2017, 12:33 PM 11,379 Views 0 Comments

Zakaria Bulhan pleaded guilty to manslaughter with diminished responsibility.

Man charged with the murder of an American tourist killed in knife attack
# London
# London

Man charged with the murder of an American tourist killed in knife attack

Aug 5th 2016, 10:38 PM 17,023 Views 0 Comments

Zakaria Bulhan, 19, was charged with the murder of 64-year-old Darlene Horton plus five counts of attempted murder.

Woman killed in London knife attack was US citizen
# Camden
# Camden

Woman killed in London knife attack was US citizen

Aug 4th 2016, 12:15 PM 58,569 Views 278 Comments

The Met Police have said the suspect is a Norwegian national of Somali descent.

At least 19 people killed and 20 wounded in attack at centre for disabled people
# Tokyo
# Tokyo

At least 19 people killed and 20 wounded in attack at centre for disabled people

Jul 26th 2016, 6:40 AM 102,953 Views 70 Comments

An ex-employee of the facility is said to be behind the attack.

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station

May 10th 2016, 1:55 PM 29,178 Views 140 Comments

The attack happened at about 4.50am local time.

British woman stabbed while fighting off sex attacker flatmate
# Sydney
# Sydney

British woman stabbed while fighting off sex attacker flatmate

Mar 9th 2016, 4:49 PM 25,037 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old backpacker allegedly managed to escape from her attacker and stab him.

'I thought I would bleed to death': Tourist recalls Egyptian hotel attack
# Red Sea
# Red Sea

'I thought I would bleed to death': Tourist recalls Egyptian hotel attack

Jan 9th 2016, 4:20 PM 14,347 Views 14 Comments

Police shot dead one of the assailants and badly wounded the other.

Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Tallaght
# Belgard Square
# Belgard Square

Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Tallaght

Sep 24th 2015, 9:06 PM 14,759 Views 26 Comments

The man was found at around 6pm this evening.

Ikea suspect 'stabbed himself in the stomach' after knife attack
# Sweden
# Sweden

Ikea suspect 'stabbed himself in the stomach' after knife attack

Aug 12th 2015, 9:45 PM 10,332 Views 18 Comments

The injured man is reported to have been handed a deportation order shortly before the attack.

18-year-old arrested after three men from same family injured in knife attack
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

18-year-old arrested after three men from same family injured in knife attack

Jun 11th 2015, 1:06 PM 15,381 Views 6 Comments

Two of the men were chased from a house and assaulted at a local petrol station.

Man jailed for 28 years after stabbing love rival to death in 'ferocious attack'
# London
# London

Man jailed for 28 years after stabbing love rival to death in 'ferocious attack'

May 1st 2015, 7:52 PM 11,938 Views 10 Comments

The victim was stabbed 20 times.

Thief chases man up and down street with a knife after burglary
# Belfast
# Belfast

Thief chases man up and down street with a knife after burglary

Feb 13th 2015, 5:30 PM 14,287 Views 8 Comments

He also stole an iPhone and cash from another occupant of the house.

Palestinian stabs 12 Israelis on rush-hour bus
# Israel
# Israel

Palestinian stabs 12 Israelis on rush-hour bus

Jan 21st 2015, 6:18 PM 14,727 Views 115 Comments

The police shot the attacker in the leg.

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim

Nov 19th 2014, 12:29 PM 10,811 Views 29 Comments

Once it was safe to leave the vechicle, the crew discovered that someone had been stabbed close to the scene.

Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point

Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point

Sep 21st 2014, 4:22 PM 8,115 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred yesterday in Palmerstown.

Man (38) stable after stabbing in Cork city
# Glasheen
# Glasheen

Man (38) stable after stabbing in Cork city

Sep 15th 2014, 8:33 AM 7,531 Views 2 Comments

The incident took place in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Woman turns up at Mayo school and threatens principal with a knife
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

Woman turns up at Mayo school and threatens principal with a knife

Aug 29th 2014, 10:45 PM 83,773 Views 151 Comments

She was arrested in Ballina this morning.

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast

May 8th 2014, 9:49 AM 5,653 Views 50 Comments

One of the men attacked was struck by the suspected firearm during the incident.

Man killed and woman injured after knife attack in Ballymena
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man killed and woman injured after knife attack in Ballymena

Jan 15th 2013, 8:09 AM 3,099 Views 3 Comments

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the attack. In a separate incident a man was shot in Coleraine in Northern Ireland last night.

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