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#Violence

# violence - Tuesday 13 September, 2022

Gardaí issue threat warnings in Limerick as they probe gang link to road crash death
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí issue threat warnings in Limerick as they probe gang link to road crash death

Updated Sep 13th 2022, 9:00 PM 57,177 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have been told to respond with haste to any calls to the homes of those who have been warned of the threats.

# violence - Friday 19 August, 2022

Hospitals recorded hundreds each of violent incidents by patients in 2021 alone
# Assault
# Assault

Hospitals recorded hundreds each of violent incidents by patients in 2021 alone

Aug 19th 2022, 8:30 PM 13,952 Views 23 Comments

Galway University Hospitals said that only serious incidents were recorded because incidents of abuse and harassment are so “frequent”.

# violence - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Sri Lanka deploys troops in capital after violence and protests
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka deploys troops in capital after violence and protests

May 11th 2022, 2:03 PM 3,297 Views 0 Comments

In the past few days, eight people have died and more than 200 have been injured in violent attacks in which mobs set fire to buildings and vehicles.

# violence - Monday 28 March, 2022

Debunked: These are not celebrity reactions to Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars
# Oscars 2022
# Oscars 2022

Debunked: These are not celebrity reactions to Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars

Mar 28th 2022, 6:31 PM 52,870 Views 0 Comments

These are reactions from another scandal-making moment at the 2017 Oscars where the wrong winner was announced.

# violence - Monday 31 January, 2022

Over 1,000 people likely killed in war crimes and crimes against humanity since Myanmar coup
# Violence
# Violence

Over 1,000 people likely killed in war crimes and crimes against humanity since Myanmar coup

Jan 31st 2022, 8:30 PM 8,428 Views 2 Comments

UN investigators are working to substantiate who may be responsible for any crimes committed

# violence - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Carload of bodies found outside Mexican town hall where drug cartels are fighting
# Mexico
# Mexico

Carload of bodies found outside Mexican town hall where drug cartels are fighting

Jan 6th 2022, 11:01 PM 44,451 Views 33 Comments

The notorious Sinaloa and Jalisco New Generation cartels are at war for control of drug smuggling routes to the United States.

# violence - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Campaigner says 2021 was 'watershed moment' for women's safety in wake of Sarah Everard murder
# Violence
# Violence

Campaigner says 2021 was 'watershed moment' for women's safety in wake of Sarah Everard murder

Dec 28th 2021, 9:45 AM 7,065 Views 0 Comments

Police Officer Wayne Couzens was convicted for kidnapping, raping and murdering Sarah Everard.

# violence - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Gardaí investigating a number of incidents in Cork overnight linked to local feud
# Cork
# Cork

Gardaí investigating a number of incidents in Cork overnight linked to local feud

Nov 17th 2021, 1:24 PM 22,344 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating two of the incidents – no arrests have been made.

# violence - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after violent clashes at England-Hungary clash
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after violent clashes at England-Hungary clash

Updated Oct 13th 2021, 8:51 PM 5,920 Views 2 Comments

Hungary fans clashed with police at Wembley on Tuesday night, while there was also trouble at the Albania-Poland fixture.

# violence - Thursday 16 September, 2021

MEPs vote to make gender-based violence a crime in the EU
# Violence
# Violence

MEPs vote to make gender-based violence a crime in the EU

Sep 16th 2021, 2:34 PM 8,525 Views 27 Comments

Ursula von der Leyen said legislation would be drawn up by the end of this year.

# violence - Monday 26 July, 2021

Pharmacists say they experienced significant increases in violent incidents during pandemic
# Violence
# Violence

Pharmacists say they experienced significant increases in violent incidents during pandemic

Jul 26th 2021, 3:52 PM 16,988 Views 5 Comments

Almost two thirds of pharmacies have been the victim of crime in the last year.

# violence - Friday 23 July, 2021

Gardaí examining social media posts referring to Michael D Higgins
# Violence
# Violence

Gardaí examining social media posts referring to Michael D Higgins

Jul 23rd 2021, 10:12 PM 78,723 Views 0 Comments

Anti-lockdown groups on social media and Telegram channels criticised the signing of the law which paves the way for indoor dining.

# violence - Saturday 17 July, 2021

'I counted at least 6 people covered in blood' - The Irishman caught up in last week's chaotic Wembley scenes
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

'I counted at least 6 people covered in blood' - The Irishman caught up in last week's chaotic Wembley scenes

Jul 17th 2021, 9:00 AM 46,590 Views 43 Comments

Sligo native Brendan Fitzsimons was in attendance at the Euro 2020 final.

# violence - Monday 12 July, 2021

Cuba blames US for unprecedented anti-government protests
# Cuba
# Cuba

Cuba blames US for unprecedented anti-government protests

Jul 12th 2021, 8:27 PM 10,741 Views 24 Comments

The protests began on the weekend with large numbers taking to the streets on Sunday.

Police surprised by Euro 2020 final security breach at Wembley
# London
# London

Police surprised by Euro 2020 final security breach at Wembley

Jul 12th 2021, 7:36 PM 43,483 Views 35 Comments

Footage posted on social media showed people forcing their way through barriers and a line of security staff.

# violence - Friday 18 June, 2021

Three people arrested after bottles thrown at bar staff in Dublin city centre
# South William Street
# South William Street

Three people arrested after bottles thrown at bar staff in Dublin city centre

Jun 18th 2021, 11:55 AM 98,495 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at 9.30pm last night as a large group of people were socialising in the area.

# violence - Saturday 5 June, 2021

Gardaí maintain visible presence in Dublin city centre after public order incidents
# South William Street
# South William Street

Gardaí maintain visible presence in Dublin city centre after public order incidents

Updated Jun 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 114,102 Views 193 Comments
  • Gardaí arrested 14 people, including five juveniles, as violence broke out on the street.
  • Reports from sources that gardaí were attacked with glass bottles has been confirmed by gardaí.
  • One garda was treated in hospital for a leg injury.

# violence - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Man United fans attacked by 'hooligans' ahead of Europa League final in Gdansk
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Man United fans attacked by 'hooligans' ahead of Europa League final in Gdansk

May 26th 2021, 1:48 PM 9,646 Views 6 Comments

Supporters are in the Polish city for this evening’s game against Spanish side Villarreal.

# violence - Friday 14 May, 2021

Deaths rise as Palestinians flee heavy Israeli fire in Gaza
# Palestine
# Palestine

Deaths rise as Palestinians flee heavy Israeli fire in Gaza

Updated May 14th 2021, 7:07 PM 37,282 Views 28 Comments

Days of deadly violence have seen Israeli soldiers massing on the edge of the territory.

# violence - Thursday 13 May, 2021

Calls for facilitation of 'peaceful protest' as Dublin 'Rally for Palestine' is cancelled after garda advice
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Calls for facilitation of 'peaceful protest' as Dublin 'Rally for Palestine' is cancelled after garda advice

Updated May 13th 2021, 2:50 PM 37,350 Views 56 Comments

The IPSC was planning to hold a “socially-distanced protest” at the Spire in Dublin.

# violence - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Coveney tells Israeli ambassador that the loss of life in Gaza is 'completely unacceptable'
# Violence
# Violence

Coveney tells Israeli ambassador that the loss of life in Gaza is 'completely unacceptable'

Updated May 11th 2021, 9:21 PM 24,898 Views 61 Comments

Coveney told the ambassador that Israel has a duty to adhere to international law.

# violence - Monday 10 May, 2021

'If I didn't run, he would have killed me stone dead': Domestic abuse survivors say more support is needed
# Barring Orders
# Barring Orders

'If I didn't run, he would have killed me stone dead': Domestic abuse survivors say more support is needed

May 10th 2021, 12:05 AM 23,733 Views 0 Comments
  • Over the course of the pandemic some people have been trapped with their abusers 24-7, Órla Ryan writes
  • One domestic abuse survivor says people who breach barring orders should be automatically jailed
  • NGOs are calling for a new ministry dedicated to domestic violence

# violence - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Policing patrols stepped up at North Dublin DART stations after series of incidents involving youths
# DART Line Violence
# DART Line Violence

Policing patrols stepped up at North Dublin DART stations after series of incidents involving youths

May 5th 2021, 6:00 AM 37,011 Views 51 Comments

Several social media videos show jumping on a car and a woman falling under a train after an approach by youths.

# violence - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Irish citizens advised to consider leaving Myanmar as protest death toll rises
# Coup
# Coup

Irish citizens advised to consider leaving Myanmar as protest death toll rises

Mar 28th 2021, 9:21 AM 13,202 Views 10 Comments

At least 90 people were killed by security forces yesterday.

# violence - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest
# Lockdown Protest
# Lockdown Protest

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 12:10 AM 85,164 Views 166 Comments
  • A major policing operation was in place from yesterday morning with senior officers, including the Commissioner, taking direct command.
  • Officers had been monitoring online chatter in recent weeks as groups planned a protest for Stephen's Green.

# violence - Sunday 31 May, 2020

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US
# Violence
# Violence

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US

May 31st 2020, 6:11 PM 48,158 Views 74 Comments

The arrest and handcuffing of a black CNN journalist has drawn the widest coverage.

# violence - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Opinion: Why we asked people on the streets of Dublin if they watch pornography
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Why we asked people on the streets of Dublin if they watch pornography

Feb 26th 2020, 7:00 PM 42,034 Views 34 Comments

Cliodhna McAllister writes about how her experiences with Tinder, dating and porn got her thinking about how we view sexuality and gender in Ireland.

# violence - Saturday 25 January, 2020

'Enough is enough': Thousands take part in rally against violence in Drogheda
# Standing Together
# Standing Together

'Enough is enough': Thousands take part in rally against violence in Drogheda

Updated Jan 25th 2020, 3:55 PM 30,042 Views 54 Comments

The rally was being held after the “hideous and barbaric” murder of 17-year-old Keane Mulready-Woods.

# violence - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Garda association calls for extra resourcing after 'shocking levels of violence' in recent days
# Policing
# Policing

Garda association calls for extra resourcing after 'shocking levels of violence' in recent days

Jan 18th 2020, 7:41 AM 34,266 Views 38 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed human remains found in Dublin 3 earlier this week were that of Keane Mulready-Woods.

# violence - Monday 9 December, 2019

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos
# Longford
# Longford

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos

Dec 9th 2019, 12:05 AM 29,651 Views 0 Comments

Local gardaí have been attempting to keep a lid on the feud.

# violence - Friday 15 November, 2019

Here's why the Irish team will be wearing white ribbons on Monday night
# Cause
From The42
# Cause

Here's why the Irish team will be wearing white ribbons on Monday night

Nov 15th 2019, 6:15 AM 6,731 Views 7 Comments

A global movement campaigning for an end to gender-based violence against women is underway.

# violence - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Students armed with petrol bombs - and bows and arrows - clash with police overnight in Hong Kong
# Violence
# Violence

Students armed with petrol bombs - and bows and arrows - clash with police overnight in Hong Kong

Nov 13th 2019, 7:28 AM 7,720 Views 13 Comments

Hong Kong’s underground subway system was closed amid further violence overnight.

# violence - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Five wounded as knife attack caps day of Hong Kong political chaos
# Violence
# Violence

Five wounded as knife attack caps day of Hong Kong political chaos

Nov 3rd 2019, 6:00 PM 7,163 Views 6 Comments

Flashmob rallies erupted inside multiple shopping centres across the international finance hub.

# violence - Sunday 6 October, 2019

More than a dozen people killed as security forces fire at protesters in Iraq
# Crisis
# Crisis

More than a dozen people killed as security forces fire at protesters in Iraq

Oct 6th 2019, 4:55 PM 7,546 Views 10 Comments

The clashes came after authorities earlier lifted a round-the-clock curfew in Baghdad.

# violence - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'He did not do one day': Six in 10 domestic violence offenders get suspended sentence
# Women's Aid
# Women's Aid

'He did not do one day': Six in 10 domestic violence offenders get suspended sentence

Sep 26th 2019, 8:15 AM 17,076 Views 33 Comments

The vast majority of victims are women and over half are abused in their own home.

# violence - Friday 26 July, 2019

Global 'collective shrug' criticised as violence spike in Syria sees death toll soar
# United Nations
# United Nations

Global 'collective shrug' criticised as violence spike in Syria sees death toll soar

Jul 26th 2019, 10:21 PM 12,821 Views 23 Comments

Aid groups have described the spike in violence in Syria’s eight-year civil war as a “nightmare”.

# violence - Monday 22 July, 2019

'I'll give you a goat and then you can forget about the rape'
# Seeking Justice
# Seeking Justice

'I'll give you a goat and then you can forget about the rape'

Jul 22nd 2019, 9:00 PM 75,558 Views 10 Comments

In certain areas of Kenya, slaughtering an animal or paying a €20 fine is the punishment for rape.

# violence - Monday 24 June, 2019

FAI hit back at claims they are not doing enough to stamp out violence against referees
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

FAI hit back at claims they are not doing enough to stamp out violence against referees

Jun 24th 2019, 1:11 PM 9,569 Views 18 Comments

20-year-old official Harry McCann said an U13 manager attempted “to strike me” in a game on Saturday.

# violence - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'I just accepted that this was how it was going to end': Victim of domestic abuse recalls horror attack
# Dublin
# Dublin

'I just accepted that this was how it was going to end': Victim of domestic abuse recalls horror attack

Apr 16th 2019, 10:26 PM 41,995 Views 35 Comments

‘I just accepted that this was how it was going to end,’ she said after she was told she was going to die.

# violence - Saturday 30 March, 2019

How an internet hoax about a 'white van kidnapper' sparked violence in Paris
# Roma
# Roma

How an internet hoax about a 'white van kidnapper' sparked violence in Paris

Mar 30th 2019, 11:00 AM 15,248 Views 24 Comments

A court hearing referred to the incident this week as “collective hysteria”.

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