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# attacks - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Car bomb kills eight and wounds 47 people in western Afghanistan
# Herat
# Herat

Car bomb kills eight and wounds 47 people in western Afghanistan

Mar 13th 2021, 9:24 AM 5,936 Views 0 Comments

The UN Security Council has condemned attacks targeting civilians in the country.

# attacks - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Two leading members of Lithuanian human trafficking crime gang evade capture during garda raids
# Raids
# Raids

Two leading members of Lithuanian human trafficking crime gang evade capture during garda raids

Sep 3rd 2020, 7:00 AM 45,549 Views 0 Comments

The raids happened last week.

# attacks - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Gardaí say Grand Canal crime has 'dramatically declined', despite latest violent incident
# Canal Crime
# Canal Crime

Gardaí say Grand Canal crime has 'dramatically declined', despite latest violent incident

Mar 10th 2020, 6:05 AM 29,673 Views 30 Comments

Gardaí said they will continue to monitor the situation.

# attacks - Monday 3 February, 2020

Staff in Irish hospitals assaulted over 1,000 times last year - but union warns it's 'tip of iceberg'
# Health Service
# Health Service

Staff in Irish hospitals assaulted over 1,000 times last year - but union warns it's 'tip of iceberg'

Feb 3rd 2020, 12:05 AM 11,617 Views 17 Comments

The majority of healthcare staff attacked were nurses.

# attacks - Friday 6 December, 2019

Man (34) facing life in prison in UK over string of 'horrific' attacks on women and children
# Joseph McCann
# Joseph McCann

Man (34) facing life in prison in UK over string of 'horrific' attacks on women and children

Updated Dec 6th 2019, 5:33 PM 32,122 Views 10 Comments

Joseph McCann moved across five force areas as he evaded police for 15 days.

# attacks - Monday 21 October, 2019

'Depraved': Child rapist jailed for seven years
# Convicted
# Convicted

'Depraved': Child rapist jailed for seven years

Oct 21st 2019, 1:13 PM 31,842 Views 14 Comments

The survivor of the attack was the man’s then-girlfriend’s younger sister, who is waiving her anonymity.

# attacks - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda
# Petrol Bombs
# Petrol Bombs

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda

Apr 28th 2019, 10:29 AM 19,013 Views 29 Comments

The attacks come after two houses were attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda the previous night.

# attacks - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight

Apr 27th 2019, 12:45 PM 23,859 Views 23 Comments

They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.

# attacks - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers

Apr 23rd 2019, 5:37 PM 33,040 Views 65 Comments

More than 320 people were killed in the Easter blasts.

# attacks - Thursday 14 February, 2019

PSNI 'deeply sorry' for not giving documents relating to 1990s killings to ombudsman
# Loyalist Attacks
# Loyalist Attacks

PSNI 'deeply sorry' for not giving documents relating to 1990s killings to ombudsman

Feb 14th 2019, 8:13 AM 15,372 Views 46 Comments

Human error and an archaic IT system are being cited as the reasons for the omission.

# attacks - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Innocent family members targeted in Hutch/Kinahan feud as gardaí step up armed patrols
# Kinahan Hutch Feud
# Kinahan Hutch Feud

Innocent family members targeted in Hutch/Kinahan feud as gardaí step up armed patrols

Feb 5th 2019, 6:01 AM 33,887 Views 18 Comments

There has been an upsurge in the number of acts of vandalism in Dublin’s north inner city.

# attacks - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Gardaí urge victims of 'Limerick fight club' to come forward after videos shared on social media
# Fight Club
# Fight Club

Gardaí urge victims of 'Limerick fight club' to come forward after videos shared on social media

Jan 29th 2019, 1:07 PM 35,812 Views 42 Comments

The Snapchat group allegedly features a number of violent incidents.

# attacks - Friday 28 December, 2018

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Dec 28th 2018, 4:48 PM 13,045 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí believe that both incidents may be linked and may have the same assailants.

# attacks - Friday 21 December, 2018

French prosecutors want 14 tried over Charlie Hebdo attacks
# Charlie Hebdo
# Charlie Hebdo

French prosecutors want 14 tried over Charlie Hebdo attacks

Dec 21st 2018, 10:31 PM 12,028 Views 21 Comments

It will be up to anti-terrorist judges to decide whether all 14 are tried.

# attacks - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Gardaí in Drogheda probe five separate violent incidents over six hour period
# Cement Road
# Cement Road

Gardaí in Drogheda probe five separate violent incidents over six hour period

Nov 10th 2018, 12:05 PM 26,770 Views 50 Comments

Three of the six incidents took place in the Cement road area of the town.

# attacks - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Two injured in separate stabbing and iron bar attacks in Laois and Wexford
# Attacks
# Attacks

Two injured in separate stabbing and iron bar attacks in Laois and Wexford

Sep 26th 2018, 12:19 PM 21,012 Views 13 Comments

Officers in Portlaoise and Enniscorthy are investigating.

# attacks - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry
# Flashpoint
# Flashpoint

Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry

Jul 10th 2018, 9:20 AM 17,049 Views 59 Comments

The incidents come in the run-up to the Twelfth.

# attacks - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Israel says it strikes 25 Hamas 'military targets' in air raids in the Gaza Strip
# Conflict
# Conflict

Israel says it strikes 25 Hamas 'military targets' in air raids in the Gaza Strip

May 30th 2018, 7:40 AM 7,491 Views 52 Comments

Gaza’s Hamas rulers have said in recent hours that they have agreed to a ceasefire, but Israel denied this.

# attacks - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Man jailed for 18.5 years for 'brutal' attacks and sexual assaults on women
# Hunting Knife
# Hunting Knife

Man jailed for 18.5 years for 'brutal' attacks and sexual assaults on women

May 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,152 Views 0 Comments

The premeditated attacks involved a leather belt, a hunting knife, duct tape and cable ties.

# attacks - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Men attack police headquarters with samurai swords in Indonesia days after suicide bombings
# Pekanbaru
# Pekanbaru

Men attack police headquarters with samurai swords in Indonesia days after suicide bombings

May 16th 2018, 12:13 PM 7,089 Views 5 Comments

As of yet the incident has not been linked to the recent Islamic State-claimed bombings.

# attacks - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

'I've had asthma attacks at school, on holidays, even my debs - I've just had to learn to live with it'
# World Asthma Day
# World Asthma Day

'I've had asthma attacks at school, on holidays, even my debs - I've just had to learn to live with it'

May 1st 2018, 6:05 AM 9,794 Views 11 Comments

Asthma kills one person every week in Ireland but Cat Kennedy hasn’t let the condition slow her down.

# attacks - Sunday 22 April, 2018

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12
# Widespread Outrage
# Widespread Outrage

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:00 AM 9,721 Views 4 Comments

Violent crime against women has been on the rise in India despite tough laws enacted in 2013.

# attacks - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Man (18) charged with murder over Dundalk stabbing
# Mohamed Morei
# Mohamed Morei

Man (18) charged with murder over Dundalk stabbing

Jan 4th 2018, 7:38 PM 33,926 Views 0 Comments

24-year-old Japanese national Yosuke Sasaki died in yesterday’s attack.

# attacks - Friday 24 November, 2017

Three men jailed for nearly 50 years combined over 'barbaric' burglaries
# Limerick
# Limerick

Three men jailed for nearly 50 years combined over 'barbaric' burglaries

Nov 24th 2017, 7:48 PM 20,640 Views 62 Comments

Willie Creed was stabbed in the head with a screwdriver during the horrific incident.

# attacks - Monday 28 August, 2017

Greyhound says it wants garda protection for waste collection crews in parts of Dublin
# Video Footage
# Video Footage

Greyhound says it wants garda protection for waste collection crews in parts of Dublin

Aug 28th 2017, 4:48 PM 56,058 Views 110 Comments

Greyhound Household has released video footage of Dublin residents verbally abusing staff members.

# attacks - Friday 18 August, 2017

Vans and cars becoming common attack weapon for terrorists
# Terror Attacks
# Terror Attacks

Vans and cars becoming common attack weapon for terrorists

Aug 18th 2017, 6:01 AM 6,991 Views 10 Comments

Vehicle attacks have resulted in the deaths of at least 170 people since 2006.

# attacks - Sunday 11 June, 2017

These are the fake suicide belts worn by the London Bridge attackers
# Suicide Vests
# Suicide Vests

These are the fake suicide belts worn by the London Bridge attackers

Jun 11th 2017, 11:06 AM 22,361 Views 92 Comments

All three of the attackers wore the leather belts.

# attacks - Monday 5 June, 2017

'London stands in defiance': Solidarity at terror vigil
# United
# United

'London stands in defiance': Solidarity at terror vigil

Jun 5th 2017, 8:55 PM 12,129 Views 56 Comments

Thousands turned out to pay their respects.

# attacks - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support
# Irish Prison Officers
# Irish Prison Officers

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support

Apr 27th 2017, 3:00 AM 7,524 Views 17 Comments

POA general secretary John Clinton said that reduced staffing levels were increasing the risk for serving officers.

# attacks - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Man suspected of creating social media 'hit-list' in west Belfast released on bail
# Recent Shootings
# Recent Shootings

Man suspected of creating social media 'hit-list' in west Belfast released on bail

Jan 21st 2017, 3:29 PM 8,682 Views 6 Comments

There have been several paramilitary-style attacks in the Turf Lodge area of Belfast in recent weeks.

# attacks - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning
# Abbey Street Lower
# Abbey Street Lower

Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning

Jan 18th 2017, 4:44 PM 27,596 Views 46 Comments

Two men were arrested as they were attacking a woman.

# attacks - Monday 16 January, 2017

Dog walkers asked to stop using Wicklow Mountains after sheep killed
# Wicklow Mountains
# Wicklow Mountains

Dog walkers asked to stop using Wicklow Mountains after sheep killed

Jan 16th 2017, 4:34 PM 19,862 Views 30 Comments

Similar calls were made in rural Kerry last August after 40 sheep were killed in on a West Kerry farm.

# attacks - Friday 13 January, 2017

'I'm not ashamed' - Paris attacks suspect
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

'I'm not ashamed' - Paris attacks suspect

Jan 13th 2017, 7:43 AM 14,814 Views 19 Comments

Salah Abdeslam has been corresponding with a woman from prison.

# attacks - Monday 9 January, 2017

Pope hits out at 'homicidal madness' of jihadist attacks
# Madness
# Madness

Pope hits out at 'homicidal madness' of jihadist attacks

Jan 9th 2017, 12:01 PM 9,741 Views 69 Comments

The leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics also called on government leaders to combat the poverty.

# attacks - Friday 6 January, 2017

The Berlin attack has forced changes to the Changing of the Guard
# Changing Of The Guard
# Changing Of The Guard

The Berlin attack has forced changes to the Changing of the Guard

Jan 6th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,826 Views 6 Comments

Police safety measures have been adopted full-time.

# attacks - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Indian minister blames wave of sexual assaults on women 'dressing like westerners'
# Bangalore
# Bangalore

Indian minister blames wave of sexual assaults on women 'dressing like westerners'

Jan 3rd 2017, 10:36 AM 17,873 Views 35 Comments

“They try to copy westerners not only in mindset, but even the dressing.”

# attacks - Monday 12 December, 2016

Men who gave social welfare money to Brussels attacks suspect jailed
# MAN IN THE HAT
# MAN IN THE HAT

Men who gave social welfare money to Brussels attacks suspect jailed

Dec 12th 2016, 5:28 PM 17,651 Views 22 Comments

Abrini would become known as the “man in the hat” after his image was caught on security cameras.

# attacks - Friday 11 November, 2016

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win
# President-elect
# President-elect

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win

Nov 11th 2016, 8:20 AM 23,495 Views 126 Comments

A number of incidents are said to have taken place since Donald Trump’s victory.

# attacks - Thursday 10 November, 2016

'Racist, sexist, stupid and ignorant': The world leaders who attacked Trump
# Criticism
# Criticism

'Racist, sexist, stupid and ignorant': The world leaders who attacked Trump

Nov 10th 2016, 6:15 AM 21,938 Views 28 Comments

Even the Pope had something to say about the Donald.

# attacks - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary
# Attacks
# Attacks

New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary

Sep 21st 2016, 8:39 AM 5,935 Views 0 Comments

Ahmad Khan Rahami prayed he’d be martyred rather than caught, authorities have said.

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