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# murder - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Woman arrested in connection with Santina Cawley death released without charge

The woman was arrested yesterday by Gardaí.

# murder - Monday 8 July, 2019

The middle man: How another man's conviction led to confession by 'family friend' of Irene White

Irene White was killed in her home 14 years ago. One of her killers was jailed for life today.

Irene White's terminally ill sister expresses 'dying wish' that murderers brought to justice

A second man was sentenced today for the murder of the mother-of-three at her home in Louth in 2005.

Second man sentenced to life in prison for murdering Irene White 14 years ago

The mother-of-three was killed in her home in Louth in 2005.

Woman in her 30s arrested in connection with death of 2-year-old Santina Cawley

Santina was rushed to hospital shortly after 5am last Friday having sustained bone fractures and a serious head injury.

# murder - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Gardaí launch murder investigation following death of two-year-old at apartment in Cork

A two-year-old girl was found with serious injuries at the Elderwood apartment complex on Friday morning.

# murder - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Man arrested over 1984 murder of Marie Tierney released without charge

No one had been arrested in relation to the investigation until yesterday.

# murder - Monday 24 June, 2019

Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to 'first serial killer'

He said he was “tortured by memories” and could not explain why he had carried out the killings.

# murder - Thursday 20 June, 2019

NHS nurse who appeared on Britain's Got Talent murdered by boyfriend 'in a fit of rage'

Desmond Sylva was convicted of the murder yesterday.

# murder - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

'I felt immediately there was something wrong': The intensive garda investigation into Ana Kriegel's death

Transcripts of interviews shed light on how gardaí investigated Ana Kriegel’s murder in May 2018.

# murder - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Man charged in connection with death of 41-year-old woman in Westport

The man is due to appear before sitting of Castlebar District Court at 2pm today.

# murder - Friday 14 June, 2019

Baby boy who was cut from his mother's womb with a butcher's knife during attack in Chicago dies

Police say his mother, who was nine-months pregnant, was strangled.

# murder - Thursday 13 June, 2019

'His family remain devastated': Fresh appeal for information on 55-year-old murdered man

William McCormick – known as Pat – went missing in the Northern Irish town of Comber on 30 May.

# murder - Monday 10 June, 2019

Six men escape death sentence for rape and murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Investigations suggested that the girl was targeted in order to strike fear in her nomad community.

# murder - Friday 7 June, 2019

DPP employee given 11-month sentence for disclosing information on arrest of murder case suspect

However, he was released within minutes after lodging a notice of appeal.

PSNI appeal as convicted murderer with connections to Dublin 'unlawfully at large'

McCabe was sentenced to life for murder but was released from prison on licence.

# murder - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Police release CCTV footage of last known movements of man they suspect was murdered

A 26-year-old man and 20-year-old woman were rearrested on suspicion of murder on Monday evening.

# murder - Friday 31 May, 2019

French court to give verdict on trial of Ian Bailey over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Bailey is not present at the trial, which began earlier this week.

# murder - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Bangladesh police to charge 16 people after 19-year-old woman burned to death

The killing of Nusrat Jahan Rafi last month sparked outrage in the country.

# murder - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Gardaí appeal for information on mountain bike involved in murder of Jordan Davis

Gardaí said they would like to speak to any person who may have had this type bicycle stolen in the recent past.

# murder - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Woman found not guilty of murdering flatmate by reason of insanity is committed to Central Mental Hospital

Mercy Peters had told gardaí that voices in her head made her stab the 42-year-old in their Dublin home.

# murder - Thursday 16 May, 2019

US police question three people after baby taken from murdered pregnant teenager

The 19 year-old went missing in Chicago almost four weeks ago.

# murder - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Family members of victims to be consulted on how Ireland can introduce domestic homicide reviews

Pressure has been mounting to introduce the reviews after the murder of Clodagh Hawe and her three children.

# murder - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Woman pleads not guilty by reason of insanity to murder of her flatmate in South Dublin

Prosecuting counsel said the jury would have to decide if she was suffering from a mental disorder.

# murder - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Patrick Quirke found guilty of murder of Bobby Ryan in 'love rival' trial

The jury found the 50-year-old guilty following the longest murder trial in the history of the State.

Secret 'intimate recordings' and Joe O'Reilly internet search - what the 'love rival' jury didn't hear

The recordings were ruled as inadmissible because his defence team argued they would suggest to the jury that he had “strange sexual proclivities” and could prejudice them against him.

# murder - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Ana Kriegel was cyberbullied and assaulted in the months leading up to her death, court hears

The trial officially opened today.

Man charged with murdering partner Amanda Carroll sent forward for trial

Carroll was discovered at her home in Dublin 7 shortly on 21 October, 2018.

Trial for murder of Scandinavian hikers to open in Morocco with two dozen suspects

Three main defendants who allegedly pledged allegiance to IS are accused of direct involvement.

# murder - Friday 26 April, 2019

Man arrested in connection with Derek Coakley-Hutch murder

Hutch was gunned down on 20 January last year.

# murder - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'

Lyra McKee is many things to many people now – but today was about her family and their loss.

# murder - Monday 22 April, 2019

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office

McKee was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

# murder - Friday 19 April, 2019

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee

In a rare unified statement, the six leaders said the attack was also an attack on the members of the Derry community.

# murder - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Woman (36) jailed for 10 years for attempting to murder civil servant walking home from work

Laura Kenna was found guilty by a jury last month of attempting to murder Fionnuala Burke.

# murder - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig

The Cork resident was brutally assaulted on 10 June 2018.

# murder - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Man charged over rape and murder of German tourist on holiday in Thailand

The body of a 27-year-old German woman was found on Sunday on the island of Koh Sichang.

# murder - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Washington Post claims children of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi are receiving 'blood money'

They are also receiving multi-million dollar homes from Saudi Arabia.

# murder - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Five men arrested in connection with Hutch murder plot released without charge

Gardaí believe a senior figure in the Hutch family was being targeted.

# murder - Friday 29 March, 2019

Escaped murderer extradited from Republic to Northern Ireland

Paul Johnston was serving a life sentence when he absconded from prison in 2017.

Three men arrested over conspiracy to murder released without charge

Two men remain in custody.