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Second boy (14) arrested after two petrol bombs thrown at police in Antrim yesterday
Yesterday a 15-year-old boy was arrested and changed in relation to the incident.
Two women and a man arrested as PSNI launch murder investigation in Lurgan
It is understood that a body was discovered in the area this morning – police have said they have yet to identify the remains.
2nd December 2023
Boy (15) charged after two petrol bombs thrown at police officers in Antrim
No injuries or damage was reported as a result of the incident.
Last week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
PSNI renews appeal for information about murder of Mark Lovell on anniversary of death
The 58-year-old father of three was murdered in Newry last December.
PSNI arrest a man in England as part of investigation into nine ATM burglaries across the North
All of the incidents occurred in February and March of this year across counties Armagh, Antrim, Derry, Fermanagh, and Tyrone.
PSNI appeal for witnesses after 'substantial number of sheep' stolen in Co Derry
A rope securing the gate that leads onto the field was cut and the gate was left wide open, enabling the release of flock.
PSNI launch investigation into Belfast neurologist who was struck off the medical register
Dr Michael Watt was at the centre of Northern Ireland’s largest recall of patients.
Man (60s) seriously injured in suspected hit-and-run in Derry this morning
The man remains in a critical condition in the hospital.
Last month
November 2023
Viable device found following a security alert in Derry
Ammunition Technical Officers were called to examine the object last night.
PSNI send two water cannon to gardaí following last night's riots in Dublin
The PSNI confirmed in a statement this afternoon that they had sent dispatched the water cannon.
Man arrested by PSNI after reports of sexual assaults on and off train released on bail
The incidents happened yesterday evening on a train between Coleraine and Ballymena.
Peter McCormack: Renewed appeal for former teacher shot dead in 'sickening sectarian attack'
The 42-year-old was shot dead on 19 November 1992.
PSNI name deceased man following single-vehicle collision in Co Down
The collision occurred shortly after 12.30am.
Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of three PSNI officers and dangerous driving
The incidents happened in Ballymena, Co Antrim last night.
Jon Boutcher, who led the 'Stakeknife' probe, appointed as next Chief Constable of the PSNI
The Northern Irish Policing Board confirmed the appointment of Boutcher this evening.
Man in 70s wanted for child sex offences extradited from Poland to Northern Ireland
The man was arrested on 29 August and detained in Poland until today.
PSNI now says it has received a 'number of reports' of person dressed up as Hamas militant
The police service had previously said it believe an image circulating on social media to be fake.
PSNI cast doubt on photo of man dressed as Palestinian militant walking through Derry
However a local journalist has said that other photos show the same costumed character.
October 2023
PSNI seek public's assistance in locating escaped prisoner Sean Tate
Tate was in the custody of prison officers at a property in north Belfast on Friday when he made off.
PSNI searching for escaped man who was jailed for robbery and kidnapping charges
The PSNI area appealing to Sean Tate (47) to hand himself in.
Woman hospitalised with facial injuries after being hit by firework aimed at Belfast police
The woman in her 30s suffered burns and swelling to her face.
PSNI arrest man in connection with data breach affecting up to 10,000 police and staff
The PSNI was rocked after details of around 10,000 police officers and staff were published online.
Four children missing from Northern Ireland have been 'located safely'
The PSNI had sought the public’s assistance in locating the children, who they thought may be in the Republic.
Seventeen PSNI officers have been assaulted in separate incidents across the past 24 hours
‘For seventeen individual officers to be subjected to violence, spat on, kicked and slashed in a single day beggars belief,’ said the PSNI’s assistant chief constable.
PSNI appeal after reports a group of 30 males armed with knives attacked a man in Co Tyrone
Witnesses told police that a group of up to 30 males had attacked the man before fleeing the area on foot.
Dissident Republican jailed over offences connected to attempt to kill PSNI officer
Gavin Coyle pleaded guilty to membership of the IRA and providing his car to be used for the purpose of terrorism.
Three to be prosecuted over video mocking murder of Michaela McAreavey
The Public Prosecution Service in Northern Ireland said four other individuals would not be prosecuted.
'Stakeknife' investigator picked as preferred candidate to be PSNI interim chief constable
Jon Boutcher has recently been conducting an investigation into the British Army’s top agent in Northern Ireland during the Troubles
Man who died in single-vehicle crash in Tyrone named as Juraj Luptak
The crash occurred on Friday evening on Pomeroy Road in Pomeroy, Co Tyrone.
September 2023
Armagh attempted murder: man drove for help after being shot in arm and neck
Four men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
Application process opens in search for new chief constable of PSNI
The Northern Ireland Policing Board has launched the recruitment process for the job, which has an annual salary of £219,894.
Off duty PSNI officer arrested at Antrim Hotel and charged over assaults and driving with excess alcohol
The officer will appear in court on 19 October.
Masked intruders rob man at gunpoint in Co Tyrone home
A detective said the man who put through this “horrific ordeal” has been left “badly shaken”.
Man arrested by PSNI officers investigating attempted murder of John Caldwell
The man has been arrested in relation to the claim of responsibility following the attack on DCI Caldwell’s life.
Police in Ballymena arrest man on suspicion of 'attempted hijacking' and carrying a blade
The man allegedly went and got a knife after a failed hijacking attempt, police said.
Man hospitalised after being shot in both legs in Derry
The PSNI said two masked men are reported to have been involved in the attack.
Northern Ireland police appeal for witnesses to midnight assault in Omagh area
The victim sustained facial injuries and was treated in hospital.
PSNI appeal for information after shooting in Co Armagh home
The man’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Suspected gang leader on the run after being granted bail to attend funeral in Dublin
Ray Lee (30) failed to return to the high-security Maghaberry Prison as planned last month.
Third person charged by police in ongoing terrorism investigation in Derry
Multiple arrests have been made in connection to the ongoing investigation, which is being led by Police Service’s Terrorism Investigation Unit.