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Saturday 28 January 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Police

All time
# West Midlands Police
Police officer run over by suspect who attacked him and stole patrol car in Birmingham
The suspect is said to have violently assaulted the police officer and punched him to the ground.
# Malaysia
'We must remain hopeful': Family of missing Nóra Quoirin thanks public for support as search goes on
Nóra went missing while on a family holiday in the resort of Dusun in Malaysia.
# galveston
Officers leading black man by a rope in Texas sparks outrage
Police said Donald Neely should have been taken to the station in a police car but only mounted officers were available.
# UCL
Baku Beckons: Dundalk confident of springing another famous European upset in Azerbaijan
Johnny Ward brings us the latest as the Lilywhites prepare for one of the biggest nights in the club’s history.
# YUEN LONG
Thousands of Hong Kong protesters march despite police ban
The march comes a day after violent clashes with police in nearby town Yuen Long.
# YUEN LONG
Riot police fire tear gas at Hong Kong protesters defying police ban
Thousands of protesters defied a police ban today.
# Australia
Woman in Sydney 'decapitates her mother in front of four-year-old boy'
Police described the crime scene as one of the “most horrific” they had ever seen.
# Murder
Greek farmer confesses to killing American scientist whose body was found in WWII bunker
Eaton had been attending a conference on the island.
# Tyrella Beach
Man dies after 'one punch' attack on Co Down beach
A 21-year-old man has been charged with grievous bodily harm.
# phoenix
'Get out of the f*****g car' - US family face police guns after toddler allegedly takes doll from shop
The mayor of the city of Phoenix has issued an apology to the family
# Chester
Nurse rearrested in connection with baby deaths at Cheshire hospital
The woman was first arrested in July last year.
# Amnesty
Nicaragua to release protesters arrested during last year's uprising
The bill passed by parliament also closes the door on investigating and punishing security forces involved in repressing the protests.
# Explainer
Loughlinisland massacre: Case against two journalists over 'sensitive material' dropped - what happens next?
Chief Constable of the PSNI George Hamilton appeared before the Policing Board yesterday, defending the decision to launch the inquiry.
# PSNI
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.
# Cookstown
'We don't want sympathy, we want the truth': Parents of boy killed at disco say questions must be answered
Three teenagers died in a queue for a disco at the Greenvale Hotel in Cookstown on St Patrick’s Day.
# Detained
Spanish footballers arrested as part of match-fixing investigation
Police have confirmed an operation to clamp down on corruption in Spain’s top two divisions is underway.
# Maleah Davis
Man (26) who reported Texas girl missing arrested in her disappearance
Derion Vence, who is the former fiancé of the girl’s mother, was arrested near Houston yesterday.
# Northern Ireland
Four people arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee
McKee was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.
# Lisburn
Man suffers injuries after being attacked with claw hammer in aggravated burglary
The 32-year-old man suffered lacerations to his head and was taken to hospital.
# Antrim
Two men charged and another arrested in relation to ATM thefts
There have been multiple thefts of ATMs in the North and in the Republic over the past four months.
# modern slavery
Man arrested in Belfast under suspicion of human trafficking for purposes of domestic servitude
A 25-year-old woman was also arrested today in Scotland as part of the operation.
# digital privacy
UK police forces to ask rape victims to hand in mobile phones for investigation
Concerns have been raised by victims groups about new consent forms.
# Climate Change
Over 1,000 people - including Olympic gold medallist - arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
The charges are for various offences including breaching public order laws, obstructing a highway and obstructing police.
# Victoria
Pet stag kills man and critically injures woman in Australia
The Australian Deer Association said it was rare for deer to attack people.
# co down
PSNI says mortar tube and command wire find may have prevented dissident republican attack
The items were discovered in Co Down by a member of the public yesterday.
# Belfast
Man sentenced to minimum 9 years in prison for murder of Syrian national
Callin Wilson (20), currently of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to the murder of Hazem Ahmed Ghreir.
# Cookstown
'The most frightening moment of my life': Teens describe crush outside Tyrone hotel disco
Young people who were there for the disco said teens were piled on top of each other on the ground.
# Wanted
Police to display photos of wanted people on vans around London
They are wanted for crimes that include street robberies, burglary and violation of release conditions.
# Investigation
Police investigating claim group calling itself the 'IRA' behind parcel bombs
Police said that a claim for responsibility had been received yesterday by a media outlet in Northern Ireland.
# Investigation
London police exploring the possibility that explosive devices sent to transport hubs came from Ireland
Gardaí confirmed yesterday evening that they were helping the Met Police with their investigations.
# bestival
Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter
The court heard how Ceo Broughton failed to take urgent action at the time.
# New South Wales
Two Irish men arrested in Australia in connection with shooting of 53-year-old man
Police said the pair were currently assisting police with their enquiries.
# Chicago
Jussie Smollett paid $3,500 to stage attack because of 'dissatisfaction with his salary'
Police said today that the Empire actor also sent himself racist and homophobic hate mail.
# Chicago
Jussie Smollett named as suspect in criminal investigation for filing a false police report
Detectives were this evening presenting evidence before a Grand Jury in Chicago, a police spokesperson said.
# Tyrone
Thieves use digger to rip ATM from wall of filling station in Omagh
Police said significant damage was caused to the wall.
# Northern Ireland
'A vicious and sickening attack': Man shot in Derry
The shooting was reported to have occured to the rear of shops in the area of Central Drive in the city.
# george hamilton
'It has been a huge honour': PSNI chief constable George Hamilton to retire in June
Hamilton will have served five years in the post of chief constable and almost 34 years in the police service.
# Arrested
Louisiana man suspected of killing five people caught at grandmother's Virginia home
Dakota Theriot was captured by poilice yesterday.
# Louisiana
Police search for 'armed and dangerous' man accused of killing parents and 3 others in shootings
Dakota Theriot was being sought on first-degree murder and other charges.
# Arrest
Huawei employee arrested in Poland on suspicion of spying for China
The Chinese foreign ministry told AFP it was “highly concerned” by the arrest.