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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: -2°C

# Serious crime

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Security guard charged over spate of attacks on cats in Brighton
Steven Bouquet is charged with 16 counts of criminal damage over the killings of nine cats and assaults on seven others.
Two arrested in connection with terrorist activities in Belfast
The PSNI said it will continue to target all those involved in paramilitary activity.
New rules mean victims of serious crime are now able to give evidence from behind a screen
It is just one of a number of measures that come into effect today.
A man has been arrested in Spain over the murder of Gary Hutch
The operation is supported by other law enforcement agencies including Spain’s La Guardia Civil.
O'Sullivan: 'No more Garda stations will be closed down'
Minister Frances Fitzgerald said the Garda Inspectorate report into serious crime investigations will be a ‘road map’ for the future.
Woman charged over attempt to identify people under PSNI witness protection
The 32-year-old woman worked for the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.
Man arrested in connection with Kevin Kearney murder
This is the third arrest made in connection with the murder.
Man found dead in lake in Belfast park
Police are investigating the discovery of the man’s body this afternoon.
Grenade filled with nails would have caused 'serious injury or death'
The PSNI said the grenades had been intended to attack police.
Probe into Enniskillen bombing launched
A new file on the 1987 IRA atrocity, which killed 11 people and wounded dozens others, is to be examined by serious crime branch detectives.
Prisoners will be forced to give DNA samples for national crime database - report
A newspaper reports also says that anyone arrested for a crime carrying a jail term of five years or more could be forced to give a sample.