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Dublin: 5 °C Saturday 20 December, 2014


# murder - Yesterday’s News

Mother of children found stabbed to death in Australia arrested

The children ranged in age from 18 months to 15 years.

# murder - Friday 12 December, 2014

Brazilian man admits killing 41 people ‘for fun’ Rio

Brazilian man admits killing 41 people ‘for fun’

“When I wasn’t killing someone I got uptight. I would pace up and down at home. Killing calmed me down.”

From The Daily Edge Major US chain sparks outrage by joking about ‘Serial’ murder on Twitter Brand

Major US chain sparks outrage by joking about ‘Serial’ murder on Twitter

AKA how not to be a brand on social media.

# murder - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Would you buy a house with a criminal past?

Serious crime can often have less of an impact on a house’s price than you might think.

# murder - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Manslaughter charge for Oscar Pistorius could be upgraded to murder

The prosecution said in court today that the judge had misinterpreted a legal principle.

# murder - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

800 Days: ‘I thought I knew what anger was, but I had never even touched its surface’

Jill was three months younger than me: her life should have been lived parallel to mine. Now the landmarks of my life seem tainted – any happiness is edged with sadness and guilt.

# murder - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

When should someone who kills their spouse be allowed to inherit their property?

The law has been questioned in cases involving convicted killers like Catherine Nevin and Eamonn Lillis.

Man charged over 2009 murder of Graham McNally

This is the second person who was arrested in connection with the murder.

Teenage girl set on fire by gang after resisting attempts to molest her

The men dragged the 15-year-old into her house, doused her in kerosene and set her on fire.

# murder - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Facebook named as host of chat which described horrific murder plan for a soldier

After the solider’s death, an online discussion about killing a solider between one of the men and someone overseas was uncovered.

# murder - Monday 24 November, 2014

Three men charged over brutal killing of man in his Offaly home

The body of 64-year-old Thomas Dooley was discovered in February of this year.

British banker accused of two brutal murders declared fit to stand trial

The bodies of two women were found in the man’s apartment.

# murder - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Multiple arrests in mother-of-five murder

The woman was killed earlier in the month at her home in east Belfast.

Miss Honduras ‘shot dead by her sister’s jealous ex-boyfriend’

She was found dead, along with her sister last night.

78 women murdered in Ireland by their partners since 1996

Women’s Aid is holding a minute’s silence for the women, and children, today.

# murder - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Murder investigation launched after young man killed at Dublin warehouse rave

James Griffin died following an attack at a Dublin industrial estate over the weekend.

Tight security in court as man accused of gang murder turns State witness

There were significant delays at the Criminal Courts of Justice as every person entering was screened through security.

Charles Manson has been granted permission to get married in prison

A marriage license has been approved for him and his 26-year-old partner.

# murder - Monday 17 November, 2014

The home of April Jones’s killer has been torn down Mark Bridger This post contains images

The home of April Jones’s killer has been torn down

The five-year-old is believed to have been murdered at the cottage.

# murder - Friday 14 November, 2014

Extra police deployed in Belfast after several assaults and attempted murders

The PSNI has responded to over 100 incidents of serious crime since February 2013.

# murder - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Man arrested over murder of Michael Devoy

The 41-year-old was shot in Tallaght in January this year.

# murder - Monday 10 November, 2014

Child and three adults hacked to death in the Philippines

They were all members of the same family.

# murder - Friday 7 November, 2014

Cannibalism linked to murder of young woman at homeless hotel

Suspect Matthew Williams then dies after being Tasered by police.

# murder - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Man sentenced to life for double murder of mother and daughter

The family of Jolanta Lubiene said that their lives would never be the same again.

AC/DC drummer arrested for trying to arrange murders

Phil Rudd has yet to enter a plea.

This is why you should be following this murder mystery….

There’s still time to catch up with podcast…

# murder - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London

A man has been arrested and charged with Leeann Foley’s murder.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Catch up as you wake up.

Father of Hong Kong murder victim wants her killer put to death

Hong Kong does not impose the death penalty.

# murder - Monday 3 November, 2014

Three bodies found near Swiss train station in reported murder-suicide

A large area has been sealed off while police investigate.

# murder - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Life of murdered teen Alice Gross marked at moving memorial

Alice (14) was a talented singer and musician.

British banker charged over gruesome double murder in Hong Kong

The bodies of two women – one in a suitcase – were found at the man’s apartment.

# murder - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# 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.

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