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#Crime

# crime - Yesterday’s News

# crime - Saturday 29 August, 2015

“I really am sorry for the death of that man” – Two charged over John O’Donoghue burglary

The 62-year-old collapsed and died after being confronted by burglars at his home.

# crime - Friday 28 August, 2015

Man with Irish accent wanted over “callous” assault on 80-year-old woman in London

The elderly victim had told a group of people to stop making noise in her flat complex.

# crime - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

The Garda Commissioner has weighed in on the existence of the IRA

Noirin O’Sullivan tonight took the unusual step of intervening in an ongoing row.

“Dried-out husks don’t set out to murder people” – Burton

The Tanaiste’s comments were made in reaction to former Attorney General Michael McDowell saying the decision was made to let the IRA exist to avoid dissidents filling the void.

# crime - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Police suspect members of the Provisional IRA murdered Kevin McGuigan

The involvement of the Provisional IRA is one of the lines of enquiry being pursued.

Gardaí seize nearly €1 million worth of pills in Blanchardstown

A man in his late 30s was arrested at the scene.

# crime - Friday 14 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge ‘Cyber-flashing’ is a thing now – here’s how to stop it happening to you Airdrop

‘Cyber-flashing’ is a thing now – here’s how to stop it happening to you

Another thing for us to worrying about, in other words.

# crime - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Kevin McGuigan murder: Ex-IRA prisoner shot by masked men at point blank range

The 53-year-old was spoken to as part of the investigation into the killing of Jock Davison.

# crime - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Gardaí are arresting three disqualified drivers a day with new powers they got in June

Today gardaí said many of these drivers are also active criminals with multiple previous convictions.

# crime - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

‘Serious stress and trauma’: Are cash-for-gold shops causing burglaries?

The government is under pressure to regulate the sector.

# crime - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Man admits to killing landlord Tom O’Gorman before removing organs

Tom O’Gorman, a journalist and Iona Institute researcher, was stabbed to death at his home last year.

# crime - Monday 27 July, 2015

These two men may have witnessed a serious sexual assault and police want to speak to them

It happened in the Portrush area of Antrim last August.

Two in court after cannabis worth €600k and 40,000 prescription drugs seized

The seizures were made in north Dublin yesterday.

# crime - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Paris police open fire on car that tries to crash through Tour de France barricade

Tour de France race director Thierry Gouvenou said he didn’t foresee any impact on the race.

# crime - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Man arrested off Faro flight after cocaine found in suitcase at Cork Airport

In a separate operation, gardaí discovered an elaborate grow house in Country Meath with €750,000 worth of cannabis plants.

Gardaí investigating attempted arson after four people escape blaze

The four residents of the house were able to escape.

# crime - Friday 24 July, 2015

Poll: Would you feel safe walking in Dublin at night? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you feel safe walking in Dublin at night?

There have been calls to make the capital’s streets safer.

Teen imprisoned for violently mugging man and taking his college thesis

The victim had worked on the thesis for six months.

# crime - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Parents and three children from the same family stabbed to death

“I feel so bad for everyone who walks into that house. You can see it in the faces…”

# crime - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Man sent to prison for filming up womens’ skirts on the Tube

Zeynel Uclay has been sentenced to three months for each of the incidents to be served concurrently.

# crime - Thursday 16 July, 2015

‘Batman’ cinema shooter James Holmes found guilty, despite insanity plea

After being convicted on all 165 charges, Holmes could now face the death penalty.

# crime - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

In Ireland, a man can actually confess to rape and still serve no time in prison

Yesterday Magnus Meyer Hustveit walked free from court after admitting that he had repeatedly raped his former girlfriend when she was unconscious.

# crime - Monday 13 July, 2015

Nine people given life sentences for rape last year

In 2014, there were 21 murder convictions at the Central Criminal Court.

# crime - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Ever take a ‘sensitive’ photo of yourself? You could be at risk of sextortion

Faceless criminals are using young peoples’ personal images to extort money from them and the FBI want it to stop.

# crime - Friday 10 July, 2015

WATCH: Investigation underway after 12 cops are caught beating and kicking black man

“I’ve got the f**king taser, here I come. You’re getting the f**king taser.”

# crime - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

A lot of you don’t know abortion carries a 14 year jail sentence

A substantial proportion of people did not know it is a crime to get an abortion when a woman’s life is not at risk.

# crime - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Woman in her twenties arrested over shooting in Limerick car park

A man in his thirties had earlier been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in custody.

# crime - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

London 7/7 bomb survivor: ‘There was a thick blackness that was engulfing my whole world’

Gill Hicks lost both her legs in the London bombings 10 years ago.

# crime - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

There’s been a rise in burglary, sexual offences and threats of murder this year

The force is piloting a new incident recording process to ensure reported crimes are recorded consistently.

# crime - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Man sentenced after cocaine found hidden in his runners

The drugs were in a sandwich bag that was stuffed into the toe of a pair of trainers in a sports bag.

# crime - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Cat bites woman, woman bites man, woman gets arrested

The woman was charged with domestic violence.

# crime - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla

Two other men arrested in connection with the murder were released without charge.

# crime - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Dublin woman spared jail after smashing beer bottle over taxi driver’s head

“I’m not going to pay you. Leave me alone or I’m going to fight you,” her co-accused said.

# crime - Monday 15 June, 2015

Child rapist moved to UK after gardaí saw a video of him raping 11-year-old girl

Michael Smith went on to commit further offences in England.

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.

# crime - Friday 12 June, 2015

An open casting for extras in BBC’s Ripper Street will be held in Dublin next week

Looking like a Victorian-era criminal is probably a bonus.

# crime - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Teen who took his own life after posting photos online is buried

The PSNI has issued a warning to young people about the death of the 17-year-old.

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

A man is being held over the incident.

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