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#Murder

# murder - Friday 18 June, 2021

Mother of murdered Donegal woman ‘devastated’ as suspect cites Covid-19 to apply for bail
# India
# India

Mother of murdered Donegal woman ‘devastated’ as suspect cites Covid-19 to apply for bail

Jun 18th 2021, 8:28 AM 39,607 Views 0 Comments

Danielle McLaughlin was found dead in a popular holiday destination in Goa, India, in March 2017.

# murder - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Murdered gangland figure Eamon Kelly shot four times in back, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Murdered gangland figure Eamon Kelly shot four times in back, court hears

Jun 10th 2021, 8:00 PM 16,230 Views 0 Comments

Kenneth Donohoe and Darren Murphy are charged with murdering Kelly nine years ago.

# murder - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Police officer pleads guilty to kidnap and rape of Sarah Everard
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Police officer pleads guilty to kidnap and rape of Sarah Everard

Jun 8th 2021, 10:21 AM 38,056 Views 0 Comments

Wayne Couzens accepted responsibility for the killing of Ms Everard but was not asked to enter a plea to a charge of murder.

# murder - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Lee Canavan given life sentence over role in the murder of David 'Daithí' Douglas
# Kinahan/hutch Feud
# Kinahan/hutch Feud

Lee Canavan given life sentence over role in the murder of David 'Daithí' Douglas

Updated Jun 3rd 2021, 8:55 PM 16,618 Views 0 Comments

Douglas was shot dead outside his partner’s shoe shop in the Liberties area of Dublin on July 1, 2016.

# murder - Friday 28 May, 2021

London Bridge terror attack victims unlawfully killed, inquest jury rules
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

London Bridge terror attack victims unlawfully killed, inquest jury rules

May 28th 2021, 2:48 PM 16,595 Views 9 Comments

Cambridge graduates Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, were fatally stabbed by Usman Khan at an offender educational event in 2019.

# murder - Monday 17 May, 2021

Man accused of murdering wife and two children at Dublin home to go on trial in June 2022
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of murdering wife and two children at Dublin home to go on trial in June 2022

May 17th 2021, 12:47 PM 35,806 Views 0 Comments

Sameer Syed is charged with murdering his wife and two children on 28 October last year.

# murder - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

US nurse jailed for life over murder of seven veterans with fatal doses of insulin
# Murder
# Murder

US nurse jailed for life over murder of seven veterans with fatal doses of insulin

May 11th 2021, 7:59 PM 27,996 Views 5 Comments

Reta Mays, 46, pleaded guilty in July to the seven murders and attempted homicide of an eighth man.

Police search cafe for body linked to missing teen feared killed by Fred West
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Police search cafe for body linked to missing teen feared killed by Fred West

May 11th 2021, 2:08 PM 19,518 Views 0 Comments

Serial killer Fred West, who died in prison in 1995 aged 53, was previously suspected over the disappearance of Mary Bastholm.

# murder - Monday 10 May, 2021

Man charged with murder of mother whose body was found in bushes in England
# Maria Rawlings
# Maria Rawlings

Man charged with murder of mother whose body was found in bushes in England

May 10th 2021, 8:47 PM 30,426 Views 0 Comments

The body of 45-year-old Maria Rawlings was found in bushes in Little Heath, Romford on 4 May.

Gardaí have released a man they were questioning in relation to the murder of a Drogheda teenager
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Gardaí have released a man they were questioning in relation to the murder of a Drogheda teenager

May 10th 2021, 12:19 PM 7,735 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was killed and dismembered in January 2020.

# murder - Friday 7 May, 2021

Married man found guilty of murdering former partner in front of their daughter
# Criminal Court
# Criminal Court

Married man found guilty of murdering former partner in front of their daughter

May 7th 2021, 6:22 PM 29,783 Views 0 Comments

The woman was stabbed 19 times by her former partner after their daughter was placed in her custody.

# murder - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Man appears in court over murder of pensioner in Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Man appears in court over murder of pensioner in Dublin

May 6th 2021, 6:09 PM 16,340 Views 0 Comments

The victim was originally from Hong Kong but had lived for several years in a flat just off Dublin’s Cork Street.

# murder - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Ex-Aston Villa star Dalian Atkinson threatened police officer, murder trial told
# Trial
From The42
# Trial

Ex-Aston Villa star Dalian Atkinson threatened police officer, murder trial told

May 5th 2021, 4:45 PM 3,231 Views 0 Comments

The second day of a trial at Birmingham Crown Court in central England took place.

# murder - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Irish citizen killed in Burkina Faso was working in anti-poaching operations
# Burkina Faso Attack
# Burkina Faso Attack

Irish citizen killed in Burkina Faso was working in anti-poaching operations

Updated Apr 28th 2021, 7:10 AM 95,915 Views 15 Comments

It is believed that the Irish citizen was in a convoy on an anti-poaching patrol in the east of the African country.

# murder - Monday 26 April, 2021

Anthony Paget found guilty of murdering estranged wife's partner
# Aidan Mcmenamy
# Aidan Mcmenamy

Anthony Paget found guilty of murdering estranged wife's partner

Apr 26th 2021, 5:08 PM 37,034 Views 0 Comments

Paget stabbed Aidan McMenamy to death in 2019.

# murder - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Opinion: Why this trial was different - US experts react to guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Opinion: Why this trial was different - US experts react to guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin

Apr 21st 2021, 8:45 AM 17,125 Views 36 Comments

US scholars analyse the guilty verdicts handed down to former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the 2020 murder of George Floyd.

# murder - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

European Arrest Warrant issued for Gerry Hutch in connection with Regency Hotel murder
# Crime
# Crime

European Arrest Warrant issued for Gerry Hutch in connection with Regency Hotel murder

Apr 20th 2021, 1:31 PM 19,733 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are looking for Hutch over his alleged involvement in the Regency Hotel murder of gangland figure David Byrne.

# murder - Monday 19 April, 2021

Man goes on trial charged with murdering ex-wife's partner during 'argument'
# Courts
# Courts

Man goes on trial charged with murdering ex-wife's partner during 'argument'

Apr 19th 2021, 2:18 PM 20,558 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Paget (46) has pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter.

# murder - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Man arrested by gardaí investigating disappearance of William Delaney has been released
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Man arrested by gardaí investigating disappearance of William Delaney has been released

Apr 15th 2021, 1:23 PM 20,553 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have been assisted by the Defence Forces in searches for the missing man.

Man (33) pleads guilty to being involved in attempted murder of Kinahan cartel target James 'Mago' Gately
# David Duffy
# David Duffy

Man (33) pleads guilty to being involved in attempted murder of Kinahan cartel target James 'Mago' Gately

Apr 15th 2021, 12:36 PM 13,499 Views 0 Comments

James Mago Gately was shot several times in 2017.

# murder - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Eight people, including a teenager, arrested by gardaí investigating the murder of a man in Kildare
# Murder
# Murder

Eight people, including a teenager, arrested by gardaí investigating the murder of a man in Kildare

Apr 14th 2021, 2:46 PM 14,503 Views 0 Comments

Father of two Mark Loughlin died following an assault in the Allenwood South area of Kildare.

# murder - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Man (40s) remanded in custody after being charged with murder of Isaac Horgan
# Markievicz House
# Markievicz House

Man (40s) remanded in custody after being charged with murder of Isaac Horgan

Updated Mar 31st 2021, 1:20 PM 18,252 Views 0 Comments

Isaac Horgan died following a stabbing incident on Monday.

# murder - Monday 29 March, 2021

Woman jailed for 16 years over fatal poisoning of Irish man
# Jailed
# Jailed

Woman jailed for 16 years over fatal poisoning of Irish man

Mar 29th 2021, 10:26 PM 48,976 Views 0 Comments

Adrian Murphy (43) was killed with an overdose of scopolamine – a substance known as devil’s breath.

# murder - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Teenager pleads guilty to murder of Romanian man
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager pleads guilty to murder of Romanian man

Mar 24th 2021, 5:36 PM 26,350 Views 0 Comments

An inquest heard that the dead man suffered ‘multi-force trauma to the head’.

Ennis man appears in court charged with murder of 29-year-old mother of two
# Courts
# Courts

Ennis man appears in court charged with murder of 29-year-old mother of two

Mar 24th 2021, 1:46 PM 15,201 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Ballard has been on remand in prison after being initially charged with assault causing harm.

# murder - Monday 22 March, 2021

'Shocking and horrific': Tributes paid as police identify two women murdered in Co Antrim
# Antrim
# Antrim

'Shocking and horrific': Tributes paid as police identify two women murdered in Co Antrim

Mar 22nd 2021, 2:28 PM 20,124 Views 0 Comments

Two women and one man were found dead in Newtownabbey on Friday night.

# murder - Friday 12 March, 2021

Molly and Tom Martens granted retrial for murder of Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Molly and Tom Martens granted retrial for murder of Jason Corbett

Mar 12th 2021, 7:41 PM 25,280 Views 0 Comments

Both were convicted in 2017 over the murder of Jason Corbett.

Skeletal remains found in search for murdered teenage boy removed to morgue
# Investigation
# Investigation

Skeletal remains found in search for murdered teenage boy removed to morgue

Mar 12th 2021, 6:31 PM 20,535 Views 0 Comments

The boy was murdered in January 2020.

# murder - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Gardaí searching for body of dismembered teenage murder victim find 'skeletal remains'
# Murder
# Murder

Gardaí searching for body of dismembered teenage murder victim find 'skeletal remains'

Mar 11th 2021, 6:03 PM 33,663 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said the bones will now be sent for testing.

# murder - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Gardaí carry out extensive searches for remains of teenager murdered early last year
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Gardaí carry out extensive searches for remains of teenager murdered early last year

Mar 10th 2021, 6:32 PM 25,547 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old’s body was dismembered.

# murder - Friday 5 March, 2021

Gardaí renew appeal for information over 2014 murder of Paul Gallagher
# Paul Gallagher
# Paul Gallagher

Gardaí renew appeal for information over 2014 murder of Paul Gallagher

Mar 5th 2021, 10:07 PM 19,812 Views 1 Comment

He was shot dead in a field in Meath.

# murder - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Man and woman arrested over killing of teenager in January 2020
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man and woman arrested over killing of teenager in January 2020

Feb 17th 2021, 9:46 AM 28,127 Views 0 Comments

The victim cannot be named due to a court restriction on identifying children who have been murdered.

# murder - Thursday 11 February, 2021

'It's never too late': Gardaí urge people to come forward over 2008 murder of Andrew Burns
# Donegal
# Donegal

'It's never too late': Gardaí urge people to come forward over 2008 murder of Andrew Burns

Feb 11th 2021, 1:04 PM 14,343 Views 5 Comments

One man has already been convicted for murder.

# murder - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Gardaí renew appeal over murder of Andrew Allen in Donegal nine years ago
# Andrew Allen
# Andrew Allen

Gardaí renew appeal over murder of Andrew Allen in Donegal nine years ago

Feb 9th 2021, 12:54 PM 8,088 Views 1 Comment

He was shot dead in front of his partner.

# murder - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Belfast murder victim was targeted in 'ruthless attack' as he sat in his car
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast murder victim was targeted in 'ruthless attack' as he sat in his car

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:27 PM 22,624 Views 21 Comments

Police are examining dissident republicans as one line of inquiry.

# murder - Monday 1 February, 2021

Uncle who beat his nephew (11) to death with a hammer sentenced to life in prison
# Child Murder
# Child Murder

Uncle who beat his nephew (11) to death with a hammer sentenced to life in prison

Feb 1st 2021, 6:30 PM 72,223 Views 0 Comments

The judge described the murder as a “horrific breach of trust”.

# murder - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Woman released without charge after being arrested over murder of Willie Maughan and Ana Varslavane
# Meath
# Meath

Woman released without charge after being arrested over murder of Willie Maughan and Ana Varslavane

Updated Jan 31st 2021, 8:02 PM 71,417 Views 0 Comments

The woman, aged in her mid-30s, was arrested yesterday morning.

# murder - 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 22,284 Views 0 Comments

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

# murder - Monday 18 January, 2021

Man (28) pleads guilty to murdering 11-year-old boy in southwest of country in November 2019
# Murder
# Murder

Man (28) pleads guilty to murdering 11-year-old boy in southwest of country in November 2019

Jan 18th 2021, 12:34 PM 36,833 Views 0 Comments

The judge directed the preparation of a victim impact report and remanded the man in custody until 1 February.

# murder - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

Fourth man charged over murder of Michael Barr at Dublin pub
# Sunset House
# Sunset House

Fourth man charged over murder of Michael Barr at Dublin pub

Updated Dec 23rd 2020, 7:00 PM 25,270 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared in court later this morning.