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# armed

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Gardaí appeal for witnesses following drive-by shooting on home in Cabra
Most rank-and-file gardaí have no tactical training to deal with armed criminals or terrorists
Man apprehended by gardaí in Citywest after seven-hour hunt for armed carjacker
Masked gang armed with Kalashnikovs rob Belgian jewellery store
A piece of Kim Kardashian's stolen jewellery has been recovered
Appeal after man in his 80s assaulted in aggravated burglary
Poll: Do you think gardaí should be armed?
Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?
Man arrested following knife robbery at children's play centre
In photos: Armed gardaí patrolling the streets of Dublin
Man armed with knife forces evacuation of Kilkenny garda station
Armed police evacuate tube station after reports of man threatening passengers with scissors
US police hunt armed prisoner who escaped wearing a hospital gown
Staff threatened with gun in supermarket robbery
Armed man demands airtime on Dutch TV before being overpowered
Two men charged over filling station robbery
Teen arrested after three youths robbed at knifepoint
Poll: Should all gardaí be armed with tasers?
Family of five terrorised at gunpoint during armed robbery in Limerick
Two females tied up in a robbery by five masked men with knives and a gun
Man in court over spate of armed robberies in Dublin city centre
Two arrested over spate of armed robberies in Dublin's city centre
Couple locked in bathroom all night as armed raiders ransack home
Poll: Should all uniformed gardaí be armed?
Man in 40s hospitalised with head injuries following garda stand-off
Man arrested over armed raid on cash-in-transit van
82 child soldiers rescued from militia in DR Congo
Community 'stunned' by armed robberies in west Dublin
Appeal for sightings of 'dark coloured Mercedes' after two armed robberies
Masked, armed raiders shoot man during burglary
Armed robbers make off with 'substantial sum' from post office
Man and woman due in court over armed robbery in Blanchardstown
Masked men steal large quantity of jewellery in Belfast burglary
Gardaí feel like 'sitting ducks' after decision to withdraw Uzi submachine guns
Thieves pull off huge diamond heist at Brussels airport
Armed robbers threaten staff, take computer games
Man armed with knife robs off licence
German thieves make off with piggy bank and two chocolate bars
Boy held over armed tiger kidnapping in Limerick
Armed raider escapes with cash from security van at Dublin shopping centre