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#Assault

# assault - Monday 16 January, 2017

Man (21) to appear in court over serious assault in Offaly

A man, aged in his mid 20s, suffered apparent stab wounds during the incident.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# assault - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Man critical after being stabbed multiple times in Offaly overnight

That assault happened in Birr and a man has been arrested.

# assault - Friday 13 January, 2017

Teenage boy kicked his mother in head during assaults

The boy, who has mental health and substance abuse issues, left his mother fearing for her life.

# assault - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Former garda to be extradited to England to face manslaughter charge

Oliver Hurley had been sought for trial after Manolito Chando died on 9 April 2016, following an assault at a Salvation Army hostel in London.

# assault - Friday 6 January, 2017

Woman charged with assault after woman mugged and stabbed in Drumcondra

The 33-year-old woman made no application for bail.

# assault - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Hate crime charges filed after Facebook Live video shows assault of mentally disabled man

The suspects are seen laughing during the assault and repeatedly yelling: “Fuck Donald Trump! Fuck white people!”.

# assault - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Laois man who raped and brutally beat his wife jailed for five years

The man told gardaí he “flipped” because the woman accused him of being “needy”.

# assault - Saturday 17 December, 2016

'It was a scummy thing, I know': Man jailed for 5 years for punching victim twice

The victim’s balance and ability to process visual and spoken information had been severely impacted.

# assault - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Former Fine Gael TD found guilty of assaulting man with broken glass

The bar’s manager said the man who had been hit “was stripped to the waist and in a very aggressive mood”.

# assault - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Taxi driver allegedly sexually assaulted woman when bringing her home from night out

The woman said she feared he would drive away from her house with her in the car.

# assault - Monday 5 December, 2016

Convicted child rapist who assaulted girl for two years until she became pregnant jailed for 11 years

The man also sexually assaulted the victim’s three sisters.

'Shockingly high figures of assaults on hospital staff should not be tolerated'

Over 3,000 incidents of physical assaults were recorded by the HSE in the past five years.

# assault - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Swastika-clad Mongolian rapper 'beaten up by Russian diplomat'

The incident was sparked by the rapper wearing a swastika on stage.

# assault - Friday 2 December, 2016

Teenage girl allegedly sexually assaulted at disco in Limerick

The alleged attack is said to have taken place at a disco for secondary school students.

# assault - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Gardaí investigate alleged sexual assault on teenage boy in Dublin school

The incident allegedly involves a number of fellow students at King’s Hospital secondary school.

# assault - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Woman (37) in critical condition after serious assault in Limerick

A 28-year-old man has been arrested.

# assault - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Second teen involved in attack of Dublin boy who was stabbed after 'running for his life 'avoids jail

The victim was assaulted a short time after stepping in to help a friend he saw being attacked.

# assault - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

'Scary and so out of the ordinary': Students at NUI Maynooth 'more afraid' after random attack

Many have expressed fears for safety following Sunday’s violent attack on 18-year-old Kym Owens.

# assault - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Maynooth student attack: Gardaí appeal for passengers from bus to get in contact

18-year-old Kym Owens was walking back to her digs when the attack took place.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# assault - Monday 21 November, 2016

Gardaí investigate serious assault on 18-year-old student in Maynooth

The NUI Maynooth student, said to be from Monaghan, was discovered seriously injured on the footpath.

# assault - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Gardaí appeal for witnesses in assault of woman on her way to work

Gardaí are interested in speaking with the people who helped the woman after the attack.

# assault - Friday 18 November, 2016

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# assault - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Student who knocked man unconscious in taxi row to be sentenced next year

The 24-year-old man punched the victim and kicked him in the head when he fell to the ground.

# assault - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Woman attacked by man while walking to work

The woman was helped by a passing cyclist.

# assault - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Poll: Should there be mandatory minimum sentences for assaulting a garda? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be mandatory minimum sentences for assaulting a garda?

New figures show assaults on gardaí are on the rise.

# assault - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Woman who claimed Donald Trump raped her when she was 13 drops lawsuit

The case has been voluntarily dismissed.

Man found not guilty by reason of insanity of unprovoked assaults on women

The man was suffering from delusions at the time.

# assault - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Gardaí investigating assault of a female on Halloween night

As of yet, no arrests have been made.

# assault - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Teen who attacked Middle Eastern boy with hurley sentenced to 18 months detention

The victim, who did not speak English, had arrived in Ireland 13 days previously with his family after fleeing war.

# assault - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Poll: Should there be mandatory jail terms for people who assault medical staff? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be mandatory jail terms for people who assault medical staff?

Frontline employees have to work in very difficult environments.

Lounge boy lost two front teeth after being glassed in a nightclub

Silviu Voivod (31) of Little Pace, Clonee, Co Meath, pled guilty to the attack.

# assault - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Teenager who took part in "terrifying" assault of Dublin boy who was stabbed avoids jail

The accused had arrived to the scene at a late stage of the assault in a taxi.

# assault - Friday 14 October, 2016

Limerick murder victim's injuries 'may well have been caused by a punch'

The man, aged in his 50s, is a close relative of convicted criminal Jason Freyne.

# assault - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Man guilty in case of marital rape in Co Laois

It is only the fourth case of marital rape in the state since the act was criminalised in 1990.

Man in his 50s receives serious head injuries in Limerick attack

Gardaí in Limerick are investigating.

# assault - Monday 10 October, 2016

A piece of Kim Kardashian's stolen jewellery has been recovered

The diamond-studded cross necklace was reportedly dropped by the men who robbed the reality star in Paris on 3 October during their getaway.

# assault - Friday 7 October, 2016

Teenager beaten unconscious with hurleys two weeks after coming to Ireland

The defendant had gone on a “crime frenzy” after the beating.

# assault - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

"A cowardly and vicious assault" - 3 men avoid jail after attacking man outside nightclub

The men paid €9,000 in compensation to the victim.

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