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#Knife Crime

# knife-crime - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Neale Richmond: To tackle knife crime we should take our cues from Scotland
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Neale Richmond: To tackle knife crime we should take our cues from Scotland

Feb 11th 2021, 7:39 AM 15,890 Views 23 Comments

The Fine Gael TD says we should look to Scotland and how they handled a surge in knife crime if we are to tackle our knife problem here.

# knife-crime - Friday 29 January, 2021

Government TD says 'absurd' ban on naming child victims needs to end
# Josh Dunne
# Josh Dunne

Government TD says 'absurd' ban on naming child victims needs to end

Jan 29th 2021, 5:24 PM 22,225 Views 0 Comments

Deputy O’Callaghan also wants Government to consider increasing the maximum sentence for knife crime.

Gardaí dealt with six stabbing incidents in Dublin over 24-hour period
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Gardaí dealt with six stabbing incidents in Dublin over 24-hour period

Jan 29th 2021, 1:12 PM 28,486 Views 0 Comments

Josh Dunne (16) died on Tuesday. Following his death, gardaí dealt with six separate stabbing incidents.

# knife-crime - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Doubling sentences for knife crime to 10 years 'will send a clear message', says Fianna Fáil
# Tougher Sentencing
# Tougher Sentencing

Doubling sentences for knife crime to 10 years 'will send a clear message', says Fianna Fáil

Oct 1st 2019, 12:59 PM 11,385 Views 42 Comments

Fianna Fáil supports the re-introduction of a ‘Bin the Blade’ amnesty.

# knife-crime - Thursday 15 August, 2019

UK's Home Office branded 'racist or unfathomably stupid' for anti-knife crime ads on chicken boxes
# Finger Clickin Backlash
# Finger Clickin Backlash

UK's Home Office branded 'racist or unfathomably stupid' for anti-knife crime ads on chicken boxes

Aug 15th 2019, 10:32 AM 24,573 Views 63 Comments

A UK minister said the messages will “bring home” the consequences of knife crime to young people.

# knife-crime - Monday 13 May, 2019

Family of teen killed in Dundrum stabbing thank public for support
# Azzam Raguragui
# Azzam Raguragui

Family of teen killed in Dundrum stabbing thank public for support

May 13th 2019, 3:52 PM 39,007 Views 14 Comments

Azzam Raguragui’s parents said they are putting their faith in the Irish justice system to hold whoever is responsible to account.

# knife-crime - Friday 8 March, 2019

Second arrest made in 'outrageously violent' stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Second arrest made in 'outrageously violent' stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London

Mar 8th 2019, 12:35 PM 24,985 Views 14 Comments

The 17-year-old was stabbed on 1 March by one of two men who approached the group of teenagers in a park in East London.

# knife-crime - Monday 4 March, 2019

'A tragic ten days': London police step up efforts to tackle knife crime following recent deaths
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

'A tragic ten days': London police step up efforts to tackle knife crime following recent deaths

Mar 4th 2019, 4:18 PM 13,588 Views 24 Comments

Two 17-year-olds were killed in separate stabbing incidents this weekend in London and Manchester.

# knife-crime - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Anger and sympathies after 17-year-old girl stabbed to death in London park
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Anger and sympathies after 17-year-old girl stabbed to death in London park

Mar 2nd 2019, 3:33 PM 27,981 Views 10 Comments

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said he was “filled with anger” by knife crime among young people.

# knife-crime - Monday 31 December, 2018

39 people arrested after man stabbed in London
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

39 people arrested after man stabbed in London

Dec 31st 2018, 10:17 AM 31,049 Views 22 Comments

The man remains in a critical but stable condition.

# knife-crime - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Loads of people on Twitter are talking about last night's powerful anti knife-crime episode of Eastenders
# Eastenders
From The Daily Edge
# Eastenders

Loads of people on Twitter are talking about last night's powerful anti knife-crime episode of Eastenders

Jul 7th 2018, 11:34 AM 5,143 Views 0 Comments

Viewers could not hold back their tears.

# knife-crime - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

1,800 extra police officers to carry Tasers amid increase in violent crime
# London
# London

1,800 extra police officers to carry Tasers amid increase in violent crime

Jun 20th 2017, 11:59 AM 6,425 Views 0 Comments

Knife crime offences have risen by 24% in London in the last year, compared with 2015-2016.

# knife-crime - Friday 20 January, 2017

Security guard stabbed in Dublin shopping centre attack
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Security guard stabbed in Dublin shopping centre attack

Jan 20th 2017, 9:30 PM 50,653 Views 25 Comments

The Boots employee was brought to the Mater Hospital for his injuries.

# knife-crime - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Knife amnesty to combat stabbings set to come to the capital
# Bin The Blade
# Bin The Blade

Knife amnesty to combat stabbings set to come to the capital

Jan 12th 2017, 6:20 AM 11,534 Views 37 Comments

The plans come in the wake of three serious stabbings in the last four weeks.

# knife-crime - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Gardaí arrest teen over fatal stabbing of young man at Dublin flats
# Lorcan O'reilly
# Lorcan O'reilly

Gardaí arrest teen over fatal stabbing of young man at Dublin flats

Mar 31st 2016, 1:06 PM 19,825 Views 23 Comments

The young man had stepped in to stop a fight on Halloween night when he was attacked.

# knife-crime - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

There has been a huge spate of knife attacks on the New York subway this week
# Please Stop Doing That
# Please Stop Doing That

There has been a huge spate of knife attacks on the New York subway this week

Jan 27th 2016, 10:25 PM 22,080 Views 33 Comments

There have been three slashing incidents on the train in the last three days, and 286 this year.

# knife-crime - Friday 4 December, 2015

WATCH: Teen sentenced for robbing a Subway armed with a machete
# Manchester
# Manchester

WATCH: Teen sentenced for robbing a Subway armed with a machete

Dec 4th 2015, 9:39 PM 13,865 Views 29 Comments

The 16-year-old boy threatened staff with the knife, before ripping a cash register from its drawer.

# knife-crime - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Five people stabbed in classroom attack at California university
# Merced
# Merced

Five people stabbed in classroom attack at California university

Nov 4th 2015, 8:57 PM 13,227 Views 25 Comments

The male attacker was shot dead by police on the scene at the University of California in Merced.

# knife-crime - Thursday 24 September, 2015

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 14,726 Views 26 Comments

The man was found at around 6pm this evening.

# knife-crime - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

US police kill man attacking cinema-goers with a hatchet during Mad Max
# Tennessee
# Tennessee

US police kill man attacking cinema-goers with a hatchet during Mad Max

Aug 5th 2015, 11:50 PM 23,283 Views 25 Comments

The incident took place around 7.40 pm Irish time in a suburb of Nashville.

# knife-crime - Thursday 14 May, 2015

This gripping play about knife crime in Dublin wants to get people talking
# Deadly
# Deadly

This gripping play about knife crime in Dublin wants to get people talking

May 14th 2015, 8:21 PM 8,975 Views 8 Comments

It’s about young men, Irish society, and what leads them to violence.

# knife-crime - Monday 29 December, 2014

Fitzgerald: 'We've no plans for a knife amnesty, gardaí are doing enough'
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Fitzgerald: 'We've no plans for a knife amnesty, gardaí are doing enough'

Dec 29th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,016 Views 16 Comments

The move had been called for to address the rise in serious incidents of knife crime.

# knife-crime - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Gardaí say taxi drivers could help in the case of a Dublin crèche worker stabbed last week
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Gardaí say taxi drivers could help in the case of a Dublin crèche worker stabbed last week

Sep 30th 2014, 5:14 PM 14,500 Views 0 Comments

Rose Kenny suffered serious injuries after she was stabbed a number of times.

# knife-crime - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

15-year-old charged with stabbing 14-year-old twice in the stomach
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

15-year-old charged with stabbing 14-year-old twice in the stomach

Aug 26th 2014, 6:33 PM 14,361 Views 0 Comments

The boy will appear in court tomorrow morning.

# knife-crime - Friday 22 August, 2014

Teen jailed for stabbing friend to death over £30 breakfast loan
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Teen jailed for stabbing friend to death over £30 breakfast loan

Aug 22nd 2014, 3:23 PM 15,773 Views 24 Comments

Yusef Al-Jaaf was sentenced to life at London’s Old Bailey.

# knife-crime - Friday 23 May, 2014

Man arrested after stabbing two gardaí in council offices
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Man arrested after stabbing two gardaí in council offices

May 23rd 2014, 9:55 PM 28,389 Views 59 Comments

The two guards suffered minor injuries and were brought to hospital.

# knife-crime - Friday 16 May, 2014

Gardaí arrest 60-year-old man after stabbing in Wexford
# Crime
# Crime

Gardaí arrest 60-year-old man after stabbing in Wexford

May 16th 2014, 11:00 PM 19,513 Views 14 Comments

A 34-year-old man was seriously injured and taken to Waterford Regional Hospital, where his condition is described as serious but stable.

# knife-crime - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Two fourteen-year-olds accused of murder of market stall holder
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Two fourteen-year-olds accused of murder of market stall holder

Feb 18th 2014, 3:49 PM 19,219 Views 20 Comments

A market stall worker was stabbed on Sunday and died this morning.

# knife-crime - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

A gun and six knives were taken from a man who became violent with gardaí
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

A gun and six knives were taken from a man who became violent with gardaí

Jan 28th 2014, 2:35 PM 11,725 Views 26 Comments

The incident happened on Monday evening in the centre of Dundalk.

# knife-crime - Monday 30 December, 2013

Two hospitalised, several wounded in Antrim stabbing incident
# Antrim
# Antrim

Two hospitalised, several wounded in Antrim stabbing incident

Dec 30th 2013, 6:20 PM 8,092 Views 5 Comments

A male and a female have been taken to hospital following an incident in Newtownabbey.

# knife-crime - Monday 23 September, 2013

Man dies after Smithfield stabbing
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man dies after Smithfield stabbing

Sep 23rd 2013, 9:04 PM 32,660 Views 134 Comments

The man received multiple stab wounds this afternoon, before being pronounced dead.

# knife-crime - Monday 2 September, 2013

Man pulls knife on arresting Gardaí in Post Office
# Crime
# Crime

Man pulls knife on arresting Gardaí in Post Office

Sep 2nd 2013, 5:54 PM 14,542 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí attempting to arrest a man in a post office this morning had to “struggle” to overpower him after he produced a knife.

# knife-crime - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Armagh man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder
# Attack
# Attack

Armagh man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Jul 28th 2013, 12:08 PM 3,851 Views 0 Comments

Two men in Lurgan were take to hospital with stab wounds last night.

# knife-crime - Monday 17 June, 2013

Kerry county councillors 'to contact Justice Minister over knife crime'
# Crime
# Crime

Kerry county councillors 'to contact Justice Minister over knife crime'

Jun 17th 2013, 6:21 PM 5,813 Views 7 Comments

A local councillor said that it is “about time the Minister of Justice tackled this issue”.

# knife-crime - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Man arrested over killing of Dean Fitzpatrick
# Dean Fitzpatrick
# Dean Fitzpatrick

Man arrested over killing of Dean Fitzpatrick

May 26th 2013, 6:03 PM 20,246 Views 33 Comments

The 23-year-old victim was the brother of missing Irish teenager Amy Fitzpatrick, who went missing in while walking home in Malaga in 2008.

# knife-crime - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Amid rape fears, Indian party gives knives to women
# India
# India

Amid rape fears, Indian party gives knives to women

Jan 24th 2013, 10:36 AM 7,961 Views 39 Comments

A far-right political party is distributing thousands of knives to women in a western Indian state to help them protect themselves, in the wake of a fatal gang-rape which horrified the country.

# knife-crime - Monday 14 January, 2013

Man due in court over fatal Dublin stabbing
# Courts
# Courts

Man due in court over fatal Dublin stabbing

Jan 14th 2013, 11:16 AM 5,052 Views 7 Comments

A man is due in court in Dublin today charged in connection with the fatal stabbing of 32-year-old Kevin Kenny in 2011.

# knife-crime - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Man charged with attempted murder over Armagh stabbing
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Man charged with attempted murder over Armagh stabbing

Oct 28th 2012, 4:34 PM 3,332 Views 0 Comments

A 24-year-old man was brought to hospital on Friday after being stabbed at a house in the Enniskeen area of Craigavon.

# knife-crime - Monday 15 October, 2012

Two arrested in connection with fatal Cavan stabbing
# Cavan
# Cavan

Two arrested in connection with fatal Cavan stabbing

Oct 15th 2012, 8:33 AM 3,911 Views 5 Comments

A man in his 40s died after being stabbed at an apartment in Co Cavan over the weekend.

# knife-crime - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Police appeal for witnesses to stabbing of woman in Co Down
# Attack
# Attack

Police appeal for witnesses to stabbing of woman in Co Down

Aug 12th 2012, 12:00 PM 2,036 Views 3 Comments

A 31-year-old woman has been hospitalised after being stabbed in Bangor yesterday evening.

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