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# violence - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Woman in India attacked with acid for fifth time
# Property Dispute
# Property Dispute

Woman in India attacked with acid for fifth time

Jul 2nd 2017, 3:53 PM 29,112 Views 8 Comments

The 35-year-old was previously allegedly gangraped over a property dispute.

# violence - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

1,800 extra police officers to carry Tasers amid increase in violent crime
# London
# London

1,800 extra police officers to carry Tasers amid increase in violent crime

Jun 20th 2017, 11:59 AM 6,425 Views 0 Comments

Knife crime offences have risen by 24% in London in the last year, compared with 2015-2016.

# violence - Friday 19 May, 2017

US facing calls to act after Turkish guards use violence on protesters
# Washington
# Washington

US facing calls to act after Turkish guards use violence on protesters

May 19th 2017, 10:29 PM 16,032 Views 29 Comments

Both Republicans and Democrats say there must be consequences for the guards’ actions.

# violence - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Gangland victim James Gately to make full recovery despite being shot through the neck
# Full Recovery
# Full Recovery

Gangland victim James Gately to make full recovery despite being shot through the neck

May 18th 2017, 6:01 AM 18,153 Views 18 Comments

He was shot four times as he sat in a car at a Topaz garage in north Dublin last week.

# violence - Friday 5 May, 2017

Boy killed after mob tries to lynch Hindu man charged with blasphemy
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Boy killed after mob tries to lynch Hindu man charged with blasphemy

May 5th 2017, 8:41 AM 14,504 Views 113 Comments

The mob attacked a police station in Balochistan, Pakistan where the Hindu man was being detained.

# violence - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Facebook is adding 3,000 staff to root out videos of murders
# Facebook Live
# Facebook Live

Facebook is adding 3,000 staff to root out videos of murders

May 3rd 2017, 5:30 PM 7,404 Views 20 Comments

In a post published today, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the move was being made to make the social media site safer.

# violence - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support
# Irish Prison Officers
# Irish Prison Officers

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support

Apr 27th 2017, 3:00 AM 7,526 Views 17 Comments

POA general secretary John Clinton said that reduced staffing levels were increasing the risk for serving officers.

# violence - Thursday 20 April, 2017

At least three killed as huge anti-government protests become violent in Venezuela
# Nicolas Maduro
# Nicolas Maduro

At least three killed as huge anti-government protests become violent in Venezuela

Apr 20th 2017, 9:40 AM 9,534 Views 46 Comments

One young woman was shot in the head.

# violence - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Ugly scenes in Madrid as Leicester City fans clash with Spanish police
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Ugly scenes in Madrid as Leicester City fans clash with Spanish police

Apr 12th 2017, 7:18 PM 36,732 Views 83 Comments

There have been a number of arrests ahead of the English club’s Champions League quarter-final with Atletico Madrid.

# violence - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Six arrested over 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker in London
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Six arrested over 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker in London

Apr 2nd 2017, 11:59 AM 15,421 Views 29 Comments

A 17-year-old boy sustained serious head injuries in the attack.

Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally
# Assault
# Assault

Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:57 AM 25,309 Views 0 Comments

Two women and a man say they were shoved and punched by audience members at Trump’s command.

# violence - Monday 13 March, 2017

Maimed, killed, recruited as executioners - Violence against children in Syria at its worst in 2016
# Syria
# Syria

Maimed, killed, recruited as executioners - Violence against children in Syria at its worst in 2016

Mar 13th 2017, 9:22 AM 7,581 Views 20 Comments

At least 652 children were killed last year – a 20% increase from 2015.

# violence - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'It was a gruesome scene': Teenager arrested for allegedly decapitating mother in US
# Violent Crime
# Violent Crime

'It was a gruesome scene': Teenager arrested for allegedly decapitating mother in US

Mar 8th 2017, 4:42 PM 19,167 Views 41 Comments

Authorities found the 18-year-old with his mother’s severed head in one hand and a knife in the other.

# violence - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Teen who repeatedly kicked his mother in head pleads guilty to dealing cocaine
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

Teen who repeatedly kicked his mother in head pleads guilty to dealing cocaine

Mar 1st 2017, 6:20 AM 16,941 Views 0 Comments

The youth subjected his mother to a series of serious domestic violence incidents, leaving her fearing for her life.

# violence - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Over 150 people march in Shankill against spate of sex attacks
# Take Back The Night
# Take Back The Night

Over 150 people march in Shankill against spate of sex attacks

Feb 18th 2017, 12:29 PM 21,453 Views 43 Comments

The Take Back the Night march is a community effort against violence.

# violence - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Russian hooligans reveal how they're preparing for next year's World Cup in new BBC documentary
# Violent Scenes
From The42
# Violent Scenes

Russian hooligans reveal how they're preparing for next year's World Cup in new BBC documentary

Feb 16th 2017, 12:18 PM 36,402 Views 74 Comments

Filmmaker Alex Stockley von Statzer travels to the tournament’s host nation to speak to members of notorious firms.

# violence - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Violence at French protest over alleged police truncheon rape
# POLICE RAPE
# POLICE RAPE

Violence at French protest over alleged police truncheon rape

Feb 12th 2017, 9:47 AM 19,982 Views 44 Comments

Theo, a 22-year-old black youth worker, required surgery after his arrest on 2 February.

Anger management classes could help stem violence among young men
# Angry Young Men
# Angry Young Men

Anger management classes could help stem violence among young men

Feb 12th 2017, 7:45 AM 5,908 Views 23 Comments

Call for services to better tackle the ‘changing culture of violence’ in Irish society.

# violence - Monday 23 January, 2017

Togo fans attack player's home after Cup loss
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Togo fans attack player's home after Cup loss

Jan 23rd 2017, 3:33 PM 7,325 Views 5 Comments

The 38-year-old was blamed by Togolese fans for his role in the 3-1 defeat to Morocco.

# violence - Saturday 21 January, 2017

'The good name of the area is being dragged down': Four months, four murders in west Dublin estates
# Violence
# Violence

'The good name of the area is being dragged down': Four months, four murders in west Dublin estates

Jan 21st 2017, 7:20 AM 15,776 Views 11 Comments

There is concern in the area about the level of violent crime in recent months.

# violence - Monday 16 January, 2017

26 dead as gangs behead inmates in Brazilian prison massacre
# Riot
# Riot

26 dead as gangs behead inmates in Brazilian prison massacre

Jan 16th 2017, 10:45 AM 22,241 Views 14 Comments

Officials said members of two drug gangs clashed violently after coming out of different parts of the prison.

# violence - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Indian police say there is 'no evidence' of mass sexual assaults on New Year's Eve
# Bangalore
# Bangalore

Indian police say there is 'no evidence' of mass sexual assaults on New Year's Eve

Jan 5th 2017, 6:02 PM 13,466 Views 18 Comments

Local reports featured testimony and photos of victims cowering from their attackers or fleeing for safety.

# violence - Saturday 31 December, 2016

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research
# What Would You Do
# What Would You Do

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research

Dec 31st 2016, 2:49 PM 16,894 Views 38 Comments

The National Women’s Council has criticised the focus on the domestic violence campaign being on the bystander.

# violence - Friday 9 December, 2016

Woman says partner kidnapped and raped her after she left him
# Barring Order
# Barring Order

Woman says partner kidnapped and raped her after she left him

Dec 9th 2016, 6:28 PM 18,666 Views 0 Comments

She alleged that the man regularly beat her and locked her and their children in their apartment for hours at a time.

# violence - Monday 5 December, 2016

'Daddy bit Mummy's face - I was scared': Report gives voice to kids in abusive homes
# Domestic Abuse
# Domestic Abuse

'Daddy bit Mummy's face - I was scared': Report gives voice to kids in abusive homes

Dec 5th 2016, 1:10 PM 22,479 Views 30 Comments

A report today highlighted the devastating impact living in an abusive environment can have on every part of a child’s life.

# violence - Monday 14 November, 2016

Missing Mexican priest found alive with "notable signs of torture"
# Violent Crime
# Violent Crime

Missing Mexican priest found alive with "notable signs of torture"

Nov 14th 2016, 2:45 PM 13,992 Views 3 Comments

Two priests have been killed in recent months in the eastern state of Veracruz.

'After six years, I want to give a voice to my murdered daughter'
# Alicia Brough
# Alicia Brough

'After six years, I want to give a voice to my murdered daughter'

Nov 14th 2016, 6:00 AM 19,887 Views 11 Comments

A major domestic violence conference kicks off in Dublin today.

# violence - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"If you touch one of us, we all react" - Women react to brutal rape and slaying of teenager
# South America
# South America

"If you touch one of us, we all react" - Women react to brutal rape and slaying of teenager

Oct 20th 2016, 9:01 AM 20,651 Views 48 Comments

Student Lucia Perez was allegedly raped and impaled on a spike by drug dealers.

# violence - Friday 7 October, 2016

Four stabbings in three days as gardaí called to two incidents last night
# Violence
# Violence

Four stabbings in three days as gardaí called to two incidents last night

Oct 7th 2016, 12:26 PM 19,140 Views 11 Comments

Two incidents occurred last night in Waterford city and Dundalk, Co Louth.

# violence - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Swedish football match abandoned after masked pitch invader assaults goalkeeper
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Swedish football match abandoned after masked pitch invader assaults goalkeeper

Aug 16th 2016, 12:51 PM 7,799 Views 2 Comments

Ostersunds stopper Aly Keita was chased and struck by the man before players and stewards intervened.

# violence - Monday 15 August, 2016

Court refuses to release a woman pardoned for shooting dead her abusive husband
# France
# France

Court refuses to release a woman pardoned for shooting dead her abusive husband

Aug 15th 2016, 10:00 AM 32,163 Views 48 Comments

Jacqueline Sauvage received a pardon from French President Francois Hollande.

# violence - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Librarian in her 70s shot dead in police seminar on how to use a gun
# Florida
# Florida

Librarian in her 70s shot dead in police seminar on how to use a gun

Aug 10th 2016, 3:51 PM 22,642 Views 88 Comments

Mary Knowlton was participating in a role-playing exercise when an officer mistakenly shot her.

# violence - Friday 22 July, 2016

Video shows police slam teacher to the ground while saying blacks have 'violent tendencies'
# Texas
# Texas

Video shows police slam teacher to the ground while saying blacks have 'violent tendencies'

Jul 22nd 2016, 7:43 AM 38,934 Views 186 Comments

The video of the incident, which happened in 2015, was not made public until yesterday.

# violence - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Poll: Should there be mandatory sentences for assaults on gardaí?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be mandatory sentences for assaults on gardaí?

Jul 13th 2016, 9:17 AM 23,632 Views 97 Comments

Representatives say current legislation is not enough of a deterrent for violent criminals.

# violence - Monday 11 July, 2016

Water cannon and tear gas used against fans in Paris after Euro 2016 final last night
# Disruption
# Disruption

Water cannon and tear gas used against fans in Paris after Euro 2016 final last night

Jul 11th 2016, 8:20 AM 40,727 Views 32 Comments

Around 40 people were arrested after clashes with police during the final last night.

# violence - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Pregnant teenage girl with 26 convictions jailed after 'stamping and kicking man's head 15 times'
# Courts
# Courts

Pregnant teenage girl with 26 convictions jailed after 'stamping and kicking man's head 15 times'

Jun 29th 2016, 6:36 PM 41,355 Views 0 Comments

Fifteen months of her three-year sentence has been suspended.

# violence - Monday 27 June, 2016

Ten stabbed as neo-Nazis and anarchists clash in California
# Violence
# Violence

Ten stabbed as neo-Nazis and anarchists clash in California

Jun 27th 2016, 7:53 AM 18,475 Views 45 Comments

The event was staged by a white-supremacist, anti-immigration group called the Traditionalist Worker Party.

# violence - Saturday 25 June, 2016

National outrage after 10-year-old child shot dead by Brazil police
# Shooting
# Shooting

National outrage after 10-year-old child shot dead by Brazil police

Jun 25th 2016, 7:45 AM 16,346 Views 25 Comments

Italo Ferreira had been driving a stolen car when police shot him in the head.

# violence - Monday 20 June, 2016

Six dead, hundreds injured after gunmen open fire on Mexican teachers' protest
# Oaxaca
# Oaxaca

Six dead, hundreds injured after gunmen open fire on Mexican teachers' protest

Jun 20th 2016, 12:42 PM 19,354 Views 27 Comments

The protest was against educational reform.

Man has part of ear bitten off as 58 people arrested during Donegal rally weekend
# Arrests
# Arrests

Man has part of ear bitten off as 58 people arrested during Donegal rally weekend

Jun 20th 2016, 11:07 AM 26,212 Views 32 Comments

The arrests were made as part of a four-day operation.