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#Assault

# assault - Monday 22 June, 2015

Police hunt for second man who stamped on pregnant woman’s stomach

One week on from the vicious attack, police said someone is “harbouring a very violent individual”.

# assault - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Poll: Should assaults on emergency workers carry a specific prison sentence? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should assaults on emergency workers carry a specific prison sentence?

There have been calls for a minimum sentence specifically relating to assaults on workers like gardaí, firefighters, nurses, prison officers and paramedics.

# assault - Friday 19 June, 2015

Pregnant woman in court for assaulting two brothers with the heel of her stiletto shoe

The victims needed surgical staples in their heads.

# assault - Monday 15 June, 2015

Man has top of ear bitten off in London assault

Police are appealing for information to help find the man responsible for the attack which happened in April.

# assault - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Man in critical condition following overnight assault in Donegal

A 19-year-old man was arrested in the aftermath of the incident.

# assault - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

25-year-old man dies after assault at Dublin guesthouse

A man is being held over the incident.

# assault - Friday 5 June, 2015

Police investigating alleged serious sexual assault want to identify this man

They say he may have vital information that would help them with their inquiries into the alleged incident.

# assault - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Nurse punched in face by prisoner Jeffrey Dumbrell

This latest assault comes after a spate of violent attacks in prisons in recent weeks.

# assault - Monday 18 May, 2015

Wife stands by husband after he’s jailed for 17 years for rape of his three daughters

The judge said the 50 year old showed no remorse for his “abhorrent and evil” campaign of terror.

Woman on crutch attacked by Dublin man with chipped front tooth

A passing taxi driver intervened and gardaí said he prevented the incident from becoming a more serious assault.

Dublin women tied up and beaten after “meeting men on Facebook”

The girls had met the men on Facebook three weeks ago.

# assault - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Officers stabbed by escaped prisoner Derek Brockwell receive letter about their sick leave

The Prison Officers Association is calling for open sick leave for prison officers injured in the course of their duties.

# assault - Friday 15 May, 2015

From The42 England star to miss Rugby World Cup after three assault convictions Guilty

England star to miss Rugby World Cup after three assault convictions

Manu Tuilagi will be omitted after pleading guilty to four charges at Leicester Magistrates this week.

# assault - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Woman helping homeless people at GPO has hot tea thrown in her face

A man has been arrested following the assault.

# assault - Monday 4 May, 2015

From The42 For all his success, there’s one fight Mayweather will never win People's Chump

For all his success, there’s one fight Mayweather will never win

The undefeated American will never be crowned the people’s champion.

# assault - Saturday 2 May, 2015

New Cosby allegations: ‘After he won my trust and adoration he drugged me and raped me’

One of the women was an actress on The Cosby Show.

# assault - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Masked men burst into house and attack occupant with baseball bats

Another man and woman were also in the house at the time but were not injured.

# assault - Saturday 18 April, 2015

No jail for man who bit off a part of his victim’s ear in GAA assault

James Mooney is to pay €5,000 after the 1 April incident.

# assault - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault on teenager

The man is being held in Balbriggan Garda Station.

# assault - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Gardaí investigate alleged assault on newborn baby

The baby, believed to be only a few weeks old, was brought to hospital on Monday having suffered head injuries.

# assault - Friday 3 April, 2015

Father of boy who was force-fed twigs asks attackers: ‘What’s the matter with you?’

The man said he was shocked to hear about the assault on his autistic son.

# assault - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Cork teens force autistic boy to expose himself and eat twigs

A video of the attack was posted on Facebook afterwards and local gardaí say they are aware of it.

# assault - Saturday 28 March, 2015

35-year-old man to appear in court over retail park stabbing

The injured man underwent surgery yesterday and is in stable condition.

# assault - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Police are now involved after axed Clarkson’s attack on producer

A BBC investigation found he punched and verbally abused his producer.

# assault - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Man gets three years for sexually assaulting four young women on public transport

Two of the attacks happened in the space of just two hours.

# assault - Friday 20 March, 2015

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a racist country? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a racist country?

A report today detailed an attack on a pregnant woman and a case of arson against a Traveller child.

# assault - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

People are so mad about the ECB’s new headquarters they’re burning cars in Germany

Two police officers have also been injured ahead of a massive rally to coincide with the opening of the €1.3 billion skyscraper.

Teens arrested after men assaulted near Luas stop

In another incident, five people were arrested in Mullingar.

# assault - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Gardaí probe assault at meeting of party that wants “proper border control”

The meeting was stopped by protesters who call the party “fascist”.

# assault - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Suspended sentence for man who raped wife’s teenage sister ‘too lenient’

The man raped his teenage sister-in-law while she was babysitting.

# assault - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Police officer captures her “shocking and brutal” attack on body camera

Warning: Caution advised – video may upset some viewers.

# assault - Friday 13 February, 2015

Well-known weatherman Fred Talbot found guilty of indecently assaulting two teenage boys

The incidents occurred in the 1970s and 1980s when Talbot was working as a teacher.

# assault - Monday 2 February, 2015

Chinese cult members executed for beating woman to death at McDonald’s

The cult members were said to have tried to recruit the woman and attacked her after she refused to give them her phone number.

# assault - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Man due in court over fatal stabbing in Dún Laoghaire Court Appearance This post contains images

Man due in court over fatal stabbing in Dún Laoghaire

65-year-old widow Jane Braidwood sustained stab wounds in the attack at Clarinda Park East on Tuesday evening.

# assault - Monday 19 January, 2015

Assaults on the rise as garda gets €156k after being injured during arrest

The Garda Representative Association says it expects figures for assaults on gardaí in 2014 to show a marked increase.

# assault - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Man (24) assaulted twice in Dublin’s north inner city

The attacks took place on Dorset Street Lower and North Circular Road on Thursday morning.

# assault - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Four due in court after murder of Chinese restaurant owner

Two teenagers who were arrested in relation to the late night assault have been released.

# assault - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Taxi driver tied up and robbed in Naas hijacking

Two men made off with a sum of cash and the driver’s mobile phone.

# assault - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Spitting, threats and 32 assaults: There were over 400 reports of racism in Ireland in 12 months

Spitting, physical assault and threats were distributed amongst the range of incidents.

Man dies, woman injured following midnight assault in Antrim

Police are treating the man’s death as a murder.

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