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Dublin: 13 °C Saturday 25 October, 2014


# murder - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Man guilty of ‘most heinous crime for a generation’ to be freed in UK

Roberts was jailed for life with a 30-year minimum after killing three policemen nearly 50 years ago.

# murder - Monday 20 October, 2014

Funeral of Hassan Khan takes place in Dublin RIP

Funeral of Hassan Khan takes place in Dublin

The two-year-old boy was found dead in an apartment in Ballybrack.

# murder - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Six years on, gardaí appeal for witnesses to killing of 21-year-old

Gavin McCarthy was shot on Sheriff Street in 2008

# murder - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about the woman charged with the murder of Hassan Khan, water charge protests, and Hong Kong demonstrations.

Woman charged with murder of two-year-old Hassan Khan

Hazel Waters will reappear in court next Wednesday.

# murder - Friday 17 October, 2014

State child agency to work with gardaí in toddler murder investigation

Hassan Khan, who was found dead yesterday, was the subject of a Garda Child Rescue Alert in August of this year.

# murder - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Reeva Steenkamp’s family rejected “blood money” from Pistorius

His sentencing hearing heard today that he offered the family $34,000.

# murder - Monday 13 October, 2014

Gardaí make third arrest today over the murder of Dean Johnson

Johnson was shot multiple times as he walked through Harelawn Green in Clondalkin.

# murder - Saturday 11 October, 2014

# murder - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Two life sentences for Sanjeev Chada for killing his sons Eoghan and Ruairi

The two young Carlow boys were killed by their father in July last year.

# murder - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Body found in search for Alice Gross murder suspect

An area just a mile from where the teenager’s body was found in West London on Wednesday has been cordoned off.

“My Teenage Sweetheart Was Killed To Preserve Her Family’s ‘Honour’”

Amina and Sarah Said were just 18 and 17 years old when they were murdered. Their father is the chief suspect.

# murder - Friday 3 October, 2014

‘I would forgive my daughter’s killer…if he’d shown any remorse’

The mother of murdered Rachel Callaly was speaking to Sean O’Rourke today.

# murder - Thursday 2 October, 2014

‘Completely devastated’: Parents of murdered Alice Gross ask for privacy to grieve

The teenager’s body was found yesterday, five weeks after she went missing.

# murder - Friday 26 September, 2014

‘I could never hate him’: Helen O’Driscoll forgives eldest son who killed his twin brothers

Jonathan O’Driscoll killed his younger twin brothers before taking his own life last month.

# murder - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Woman sent to jail for 35 years for killing and freezing her babies

She was found guilty of killing her two newborn babies. She also has to pay compensation to her ex-husband and children.

# murder - Monday 22 September, 2014

Woman arrested over 1994 Belfast shooting

Sean McParland was shot in Skegoniel Avenue in north Belfast while babysitting.

# murder - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Two men charged in Carlow murder investigation

The man’s body was found yesterday morning in Graigowen.

# murder - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Three men arrested over the murder of British tourists on Thai beach

The two people, both in their 20s, were found beaten to death early on Monday morning.

# murder - Monday 15 September, 2014

Two British tourists murdered on Thai island after beach party

The two were found with head wounds in the popular resort of Koh Tao.

# murder - Friday 12 September, 2014

Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide

Sentencing has been scheduled for 13 October.

Here’s how long Oscar Pistorius’s prison sentence could be

The former Olympian’s sentence could technically be left off with a fine and suspended sentence.

Reward offered in murder case linked to alleged sheep stealing and land disputes

Patrick Devine was shot dead in Tyrone ten years ago.

# murder - Thursday 11 September, 2014

# murder - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Trial begins for porn actor accused of murdering man with ice pick – and filming it

The man is accused of carving up his victim’s body, sexually abusing the corpse, filming the act and posting the video online.

# murder - Monday 8 September, 2014

Jack the Ripper has been identified through DNA – claims new book

Professor Alec Jeffreys, who invented the DNA fingerprinting technique 30 years ago this week, called for further verification.

Psychiatric patient remanded over Waterford hospital stab attack

Marie O’ Brien, who was also a patient at the hospital, died in the attack on Friday night.

# murder - Thursday 4 September, 2014

It’s fifteen years since Raonaid Murray was murdered, gardaí issue fresh appeal

The 17-year-old was found dead less than 500m from her home.

Steven Sotloff’s family speak out for the first time since his death Is

Steven Sotloff’s family speak out for the first time since his death

“He ultimately sacrificed his life to bring their story to the world.”

# murder - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Man arrested in connection with three Belfast murders in 1994

A property is also being searched in the Newport Pagnell area.

‘A despicable crime’: UN chief slams murder of US journalist Steven Sotloff

The White House has confirmed that the video showing Sotloff’s beheading is authentic.

Men freed after 30 years in US prison for crime they didn’t commit

The two men are mentally impaired and one of them is the longest serving death row inmate in North Carolina.

# murder - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# murder - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Three held over shooting of loyalist released by police

Three people also appeared in court last weekend over the shooting of John Boreland in north Belfast.

# murder - Friday 22 August, 2014

Gardaí have found two stolen cars they believe were used in the murder of Andy Connors

A black Kia Sportage and white Opel Insignia were both found on the night.

Teen jailed for stabbing friend to death over £30 breakfast loan

Yusef Al-Jaaf was sentenced to life at London’s Old Bailey.

# murder - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Man wearing balaclava entered house through open door and shot crime boss Andy Connors

Gardaí have released more details about the shooting in Saggart late last night.

# murder - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Oscar Pistorius trial shown in South African classrooms

The exceptional trial is being used to teach legal principles to young students.

# murder - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Body of US tourist in Bali found inside suitcase allegedly dropped off by her daughter

The daughter of the 62-year-old victim has been arrested along with her boyfriend.

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