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Dublin: 13 °C Monday 21 April, 2014


# shooting - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Killing of dissident republican was ‘brutal and ruthless’ – PSNI

Police investigating the murder of Tommy Crossan are particularly interested in a red BMW found burnt out near the scene.

# shooting - Friday 18 April, 2014

Former senior member of the Continuity IRA shot dead on street in broad daylight

It happened in the Springfield Road area this afternoon.

# shooting - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about a teenager drowning in a reservoir, a Dublin shooting, and tensions in Ukraine…

Ballymun murder: Gardaí appeal for witnesses who saw ‘high-vis’ gunman

Window cleaner John O’Regan was shot by a lone male who was wearing a high vis jacket and a baseball cap. The attacker then cycled away.

Former KKK man charged with murder after shooting 3 people at Jewish sites and shouting ‘Heil Hitler’

Frazier Glenn Cross shot and killed three people – all Christian – over the weekend. Prosecutors said he i

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Community ‘in total shock’ after daylight shooting in front of Ballymun school

A man in his 40s was shot dead this morning and local representatives said this kind of criminal activity needs to be stamped out.

# shooting - Monday 14 April, 2014

‘Neo-Nazi’ gunman kills three at US Jewish sites on eve of Passover

The suspect was heard yelling “Heil Hitler” as police officers escorted him away.

# shooting - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment

“For those of you who possibly think this is entertainment, it is not,” Judge Mapisa told the gallery today.

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius shown graphic and disturbing photo of Reeva’s bloodied head

Prosecution lawyer Gerrie Nel (known as The Pitbull) was brutal while cross-examining the athlete yesterday.

# shooting - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

‘I did not intend to kill Reeva’ – Oscar Pistorius on the night he shot his girlfriend

The athlete gave more details about the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day shooting in his Pretoria home last year.

# shooting - Monday 7 April, 2014

Gun used in attempted assassination on Pope John Paul II goes on exhibit

Italy’s justice ministry has loaned the museum the gun, a Browning 9mm, for three years.

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp

The 27-year-old told her family that “she went to bed loved that night”.

Shots fired at house in centre of Wexford town

The incident occurred just after 1am this morning.

# shooting - Friday 4 April, 2014

Journalist shot dead in Afghanistan

Two female journalists were shot in a police station in Khoust – one has died and one is seriously injured.

# shooting - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Fort Hood mass shooting: gunman among four dead; 16 wounded

The incident occurred last night on the Texas army base.

Mass shooting at US base Fort Hood: 14 wounded, gunman reported killed

The Texas base was the scene of a deadly shooting rampage in 2009.

# shooting - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting

The condition of the man is unknown.

# shooting - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s been talking about an opinion poll, a judge apologising, and whether the Attorney General’s phone was tapped.

Man shot at his front door in Cavan

He was taken to hospital but his injuries are not life threatening.

RECAP: 5 things from the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

WhatsApp messages, a delay in proceedings and a woman’s scream?

# shooting - Friday 28 March, 2014

Man shot in the face outside creche dies

The man was shot once outside a Donaghmede creche.

# shooting - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Teenager due in court over shooting at Drogheda estate

A 35-year-old man was shot and injured in the attack on Sunday night.

# shooting - Monday 24 March, 2014

Man shot in Drogheda estate

The man is in a non-life-threatening state in hospital.

# shooting - Friday 21 March, 2014

Man shot in the face after dropping child off at Dublin creche

The victim sustained serious injuries in the shooting which happened in Donaghmede at around 9am.

# shooting - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Man due in court over shotgun murder of 66-year-old woman

Mary Dargan died at the scene of yesterday’s attack, while her 27-year-old daughter was also injured.

Man still in custody over Tallaght shotgun attack

A young girl in the house was ‘thrown out of a downstairs window’ by her mother

# shooting - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

That edge-of-seat Six Nations victory is dominating the headlines. There were also startling new developments in the search for flight MH370.

Man in his 40s shot dead in Lucan, burnt out car found nearby

The attack happened in Earlsfort View at around 7.30pm.

66-year-old woman killed, daughter injured in Tallaght shotgun attack

It happened at a house in Killinarden Estate. The gunman was still at the scene when gardaí arrived.

# shooting - Friday 14 March, 2014

One man remains in hospital, younger man released after Ballyfermot shooting Gunshot Wounds This post contains images

One man remains in hospital, younger man released after Ballyfermot shooting

Gardaí tonight are appealing for anyone who may have seen a black Audi A4 saloon acting suspiciously in the area last night.

# shooting - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Two men injured in a shooting in Ballyfermot

Two males, one aged 53 and the other in his early 20s were shot but their injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

# shooting - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Friend says Pistorius fired gun out of car sunroof after fight with policeman

The athlete’s demeanor in court today was drastically different from the previous day, when he needed a vomit bucket.

# shooting - Monday 10 March, 2014

Security guard says Pistorius told him “everything is fine”

The murder trial moves into its second week in Pretoria.

# shooting - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Man found with gunshots wounds to his legs on a road in Finglas

A black BMW was seen leaving the scene, gardaí say.

# shooting - Monday 3 March, 2014

Oscar Pistorius trial for murder of Reeva Steenkamp begins. What should we expect?

The 27-year-old faces a charge of premeditated murder.

# shooting - Sunday 2 March, 2014

John Gilligan ‘could be permanently damaged’ after shooting

The crime boss was shot four times at a christening party last night.

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Photos from the scene of John Gilligan shooting

Gangster John Gilligan is in a stable condition after being shot last night.

Gardaí renew appeal for information into 2013 shooting

Paul Cullen was shot this time last year in The Cabra House pub in Dublin.

# shooting - Saturday 1 March, 2014

John Gilligan shot during christening celebrations in Clondalkin

He is currently in Blanchardstown Hospital in Dublin where his injuries are described as not life threatening.

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