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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Knifepoint

This year
Man hospitalised after assault by masked men in Derry
The man in his 60s is currently in hospital with two broken collar bones, a broken arm and puncture wounds to his legs.
All time
Woman subjected to 'two-hour ordeal' after she woke to man over her bed with knife, court hears
James McKenzie has been charged with burglary and criminal damage.
Taxi-drivers call for grants to 'carjack-proof' their vehicles
The National Private Hire and Taxi Association have spoken out after yesterday’s attack on a Dublin taxi driver.
Red balaclava-wearing raider threatens supermarket staff
Gardaí say a man wearing a distinctive red balaclava walked into a supermarket on Coach Road in Gorey, threatened staff and demanded money.
Three to appear in court over Blanchardstown store robberies
One man and two women have been charged over the robberies which were carried out at knifepoint over the past fortnight.
Mum wants to thank 'brave man' for intervening after son held at knifepoint
Niamh O’Carroll is appealing to the have-a-go hero who intervened after her 13-year-old son was held at knifepoint in broad daylight in Dublin yesterday.
Man held staff at knifepoint in Offaly robbery
An undisclosed amount of money was taken in the incident that happened on Church Street.
Girl held for 3 days escapes in Germany
A 28-year-old man is being held by police after allegedly kidnapping the girl at knifepoint.
Man held at knifepoint and robbed by five men in Dublin
Gardaí have made three arrests in connection with the incident that took place in north Dublin on Wednesday night.