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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Murder Investigation

This year
Man released from custody after being arrested on suspicion of murdering woman in Sligo
The woman was found dead in Sligo town last Monday.
Man in his 20s killed in attack at Dublin hostel, one person arrested
Gardaí were alerted to a man having serious injuries at the premises in the early hours of this morning.
Man arrested by PSNI over murder of woman in Limerick on Tuesday
The woman, in her 20s, was stabbed in a residential apartment in Limerick city.
Drew Harris: Gardaí keeping 'open mind' on what led to death of Annie McCarrick
Drew Harris said Gardaí are taking the murder investigation “very seriously”.
Murder investigation launched after woman dies in house fire in Co Armagh
Police received a report of a house fire in the Church Street area of Portadown at around 2.15am this morning.
Schoolgirls confess to fatal stabbing of 12-year-old in Germany
The victim, who was known to the girls, went missing on Saturday afternoon after leaving a friend’s house near the town of Freudenberg.
Two men jailed for assisting in 'disgraceful and inhuman' murder of Keane Mulready-Woods
Keane Mulready-Woods (17), was last seen alive in Drogheda on January 12, 2020.
Irishman shot dead in Australia named locally, as accused is refused bail
A 57-year-old who has been charge with the murder is due to appear in court today.
Natalie McNally's brother: 'Everyone on the island' must be aware of appeal for info on her murder
Niall McNally said that his family need the support and awareness of ‘everyone across the island’.
PSNI investigating murder of father of four shot dead in Lurgan
The 39-year-old was shot multiple times, including once in the back. His body was found in a local park.
Car seized by PSNI as part of Natalie McNally murder investigation
Detectives believe Natalie McNally knew her killer and was the victim of a targeted attack.
Last year
Man arrested in Meath murder investigation as Dublin home sealed off for examination
The house, in the Dublin 15 area, has been declared a crime scene by investigating gardaí.
Murder investigation launched over 22-year-old man's body found near Ashbourne
The man’s body was discovered wrapped in carpet on Saturday.
Murder probe launched after Nottingham flat fire leaves two children dead
A joint police and fire service investigation has concluded that the fire was started deliberately.
Man arrested on suspicion of murder after Stefan Posschier (65) killed in Westmeath last month
The man is currently being detained in Mullingar Garda Station.
Victim in fatal shooting at Belfast social club named
A group of people were watching football at the clubhouse at the time of the shooting.
Police charge 31-year-old man with murder of west Belfast woman
The PSNI’s major investigation team launched a murder investigation following a post-mortem of her body.
Man arrested on suspicion of murder after ‘sudden death’ of 28-year-old woman in Belfast
The PSNI is treating the young woman’s death as a murder following a post-mortem of her body.
Nine-year-old girl shot dead in Liverpool as mother tried to stop gunman entering home
Boris Johnson described the shooting as an “unimaginable tragedy”.
Police in the North launch murder investigation following disappearance of Co Tyrone man
A 50-year-old man was arrested earlier today and is said to be assisting PSNI officers with their enquiries.
DPP recommends 'no prosecution' in latest investigation into murder of Deirdre Jacob
Gardaí upgraded her disappearance to a murder investigation in 2018.
PSNI charge man with murder of 77-year-old woman in Tyrone
The woman’s body was discovered at the house on Sunday morning.
Murder investigation launched after body of a woman in her 70s found in Co Tyrone
A 45-year-old male located at the property has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
PSNI launch murder investigation after man dies in stabbing attack
Four people have been arrested in connection with the killing.
Lisa Thompson murder: Man comes forward to assist officers after leaving document at garda station
Lisa (52) was discovered dead at her home in Sandyhill Gardens, Ballymun, last Tuesday 10 May.
Sligo deaths: Murder investigations underway after bodies of two men discovered in space of 24 hours
Gardaí in Sligo are currently conducting a “detailed forensic examination” of the two scenes.
Gardaí say 'no stone will be left unturned' in Ashling Murphy murder investigation
The young woman’s killing has led to an outpouring of shock at a local and national level.
Gardaí pursuing 'multiple lines of inquiry' in Michael Tormey murder investigation
Michael was shot dead in the early hours of Sunday morning.
All time
Community in 'state of shock' as murder probe launched after baby dies in Ardoyne
Another young child has been taken to hospital where they remain in intensive care.
Investigation into IRA murder of Tom Oliver uncovers new DNA evidence
The farmer was shot dead in July 1991.
Man remains in custody after woman (20s) stabbed to death in Dublin
The man (20s) is being detained at Finglas Garda Station.
Man arrested over death of Stuart Lubbock at Michael Barrymore’s home
The incident occurred at the former TV star’s Essex property in March 2001.
Shock in rural Cork community as three brothers found dead
They have been named locally as brothers Patrick (60), William (66) and John (59) Hennessy.
They have been named locally this evening as Patrick (60), William (66) and John (59) Hennessy.
The brothers have been described by neighbours as unremarkable "decent people".
Man (40s) charged in relation to murder investigation of 17-year-old boy
He is due to appear in court this afternoon.
Appeal for 'any information, no matter how small' on 25th anniversary of Jo Jo Dullard's disappearance
Gardaí announced last month that they were treating Jo Jo’s disappearance as a murder investigation.
'A young woman disappeared without a trace': What happened to Jo Jo Dullard?
Gardaí today confirmed they have upgraded their investigation into the disappearance of Josephine ‘Jo Jo’ Dullard to a murder inquiry.
'Every parent’s worst nightmare': Tributes paid to Cork student killed in stabbing as murder probe launched
Gardaí in Cork are treating Cameron Blair’s death as murder.
Man found dead in Cork named locally as Francis Dunne (64)
The deceased was discovered at around 4pm on Saturday at Castlegrenna House on Boreenmanna Road.
Man arrested after boy killed in hit-and-run outside Essex school
A murder investigation was launched after a 12-year-old boy died yesterday.
Man arrested after fellow inmate found strangled to death in Cloverhill Prison
A man in his 50s has been arrested on suspicion of murder.