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Dublin: 6 °C Sunday 7 February, 2016


# shooting - Yesterday’s News

Drumcondra hotel shooting: Gardaí say six-man gang carried out raid

Three of the raiders were wearing SWAT uniforms and carrying assault weapons.

# shooting - Sunday 31 January, 2016

White police officer to sue estate of black teenager he shot dead

Quintonio LeGrier’s family say there’s no reason why police should have opened fire when responding to a domestic disturbance at their home.

# shooting - Friday 29 January, 2016

FBI release footage of Oregon ranch shooting

Robert ‘LaVoy’ Finicum was killed after a stand-off with police on Tuesday.

# shooting - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Police officers sacked after firing 137 bullets in 20 seconds at unarmed pair

The head of the police union blamed the victims.

# shooting - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

No evidence of gunman after ‘active shooter’ reported at military hospital

“As of right now we have found absolutely nothing that indicates there were any shots fired.”

# shooting - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Four killed in Canadian school shooting

The shooting occurred at La Loche Community school in Saskatchewan.

# shooting - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

“Let go of the gun, you tramp”: Woman tackled gunman who shot her partner

Sharon Rattigan was speaking at the trial of Gary Flynn, who has pleaded not guilty to murder.

# shooting - Monday 18 January, 2016

Man presents himself to Tallaght Hospital with gunshot wound

His injuries are thought to be non-life threatening.

# shooting - Friday 15 January, 2016

Video of police shooting shows teenager running from Chicago cops

The footage shows the 17-year-old running from police in broad daylight before falling dead in the street.

# shooting - Monday 11 January, 2016

Three-year-old boy shoots himself dead with father’s handgun

The boy found the gun under the cash register at his father’s store.

# shooting - Friday 8 January, 2016

Police say man who shot Philadephia cop pledged allegiance to Islamic State

They also said the man used a stolen police gun in the crime.

# shooting - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Meat cleaver wielding jihadist shot dead by police – one year on from Charlie Hebdo attack

The man’s fingerprints matched those on file for a thief convicted in 2013 – a homeless man identified as Sallah Ali.

# shooting - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Police continue manhunt for Tel Aviv shooting suspect

After the attack, hundreds of police had been seen scouring the area and entering buildings to search for suspects as police helicopters buzzed overhead.

# shooting - Friday 1 January, 2016

Two dead and five injured after gunman opens fire in Israel

Police units are searching Tel Aviv for the suspect.

# shooting - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Man was shot while sitting in a car with his wife outside Blackhorse Avenue pub

Gardaí say it is extremely lucky nobody else was killed in the shooting.

# shooting - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Man dies following shooting outside pub on Blackhorse Avenue in Dublin

A burnt out car was found near the scene.

# shooting - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Woman (55) accidentally shot and killed by officer, say Chicago Police

Two people were fatally wounded as police responded to a call-out.

# shooting - Friday 25 December, 2015

18-year-old man who ‘pointed a gun at off-duty policeman’ shot dead in crowded shopping centre

The shooting was caused by a long-standing dispute

# shooting - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Three decades on, 15-year-old Gerard Morgan’s murderer has never been punished

The teenager was shot dead at the front door of his family home in 1982.

# shooting - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Police officer shot mother-of-three dead while attempting to shoot her dog

A board in Iowa will now sue to see the whole video.

# shooting - Monday 21 December, 2015

Video shows sheriff’s deputy shooting partner before handcuffed suspect is shot dead

Noel Aguilar can be heard screaming “I’m dying.”

# shooting - Sunday 20 December, 2015

‘I surprised my mum when I told her I’m more afraid of visiting home in the US than living here’

Incidents of gun violence have become so commonplace back home that I can’t remember a time when we could go a full week without hearing about a shooting.

# shooting - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Friend of San Bernardino shooter charged with terror conspiracy

Enrique Marquez, 24, was also charged with the unlawful purchase of two assault rifles .

Man dragged out of house and shot in both legs

The incident occurred in Armagh last night.

# shooting - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Man arrested over shooting that saw bullets strike passing car

Two people escaped unharmed after shots struck their car on Saturday morning in Greystones.

# shooting - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Hero’s funeral for California shooting victim who shielded co-worker

The family of Shannon Johnson were handed a US flag at his funeral service today.

Car of passing motorist struck by bullets in Wicklow shooting

No one was injured in the incident.

# shooting - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Man accused of killing 3 in Planned Parenthood shooting says he’s a ‘warrior for the babies’

Robert Louis Dear is accused of killing three people and wounding nine others.

# shooting - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

A gun rights group is holding a “fake mass shooting” at a Texas college this week

“It’s a fake mass shooting, and we’ll use fake blood.”

# shooting - Monday 7 December, 2015

This newspaper’s front page about gun control is amazing

The New York Daily News has the NRA in its sights.

# shooting - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Who were the victims of the San Bernardino shooting?

Fourteen people were killed in Wednesday’s attack.

# shooting - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Bombs and thousands of bullets found at California shooting suspects’ house

Twelve pipe bombs were found in the suspects’ home.

Couple left baby with relatives before shooting rampage that claimed 14 lives

The pair were killed in a shootout with police hours after they carried out their precision assault.

Two San Bernardino attackers identified, 14 confirmed dead in shooting

The shooters – who are believed to have been married – were killed in a police shootout hours after the attack.

# shooting - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Man shot while sitting in a car in Tallaght

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# shooting - Monday 30 November, 2015

Man will not be charged after shooting 13-year-old boy dead

The boy had been attempting to steal from a car.

Two men shot at pigeon club in Belfast

The incident is reported to have taken place shortly before 4pm today.

# shooting - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Car used in Belfast police shooting came from the south

The PSNI are appealing for witnesses from either side of the border who may have seen the black BMW 3 Series to come forward.

# shooting - Friday 27 November, 2015

LISTEN: Planned Parenthood gunman surrenders after at least five police, six civilians shot

The suspected shooter was arrested just before midnight.

Photo shows damage caused in Belfast police shooting

The PSNI has begun an investigation.

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