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#child abduction

# child-abduction - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Teenager jailed for two years after stealing a car with two children inside

One of the children threw herself out of the moving car and her 11-month-old brother was later found on a stranger’s doorstep.

# child-abduction - Friday 14 October, 2016

Gardaí investigating potential child abduction attempt in Westmeath

It’s believed a man approached a young boy while he was walking to school.

# child-abduction - Monday 1 August, 2016

34-year-old man charged with theft of car which had young girl in back seat

The man appeared before a special sitting of Cavan District Court last night.

# child-abduction - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Father of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne found dead at his home RIP

Father of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne found dead at his home

Michael Payne has struggled with alcoholism since his daughter’s death.

# child-abduction - Friday 12 September, 2014

There were 64 cases of children being abducted from Ireland last year

There were also 45 cases of abducted children being brought here.

# child-abduction - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Garda car shortage meant hour delay in child 'abduction' response

It also took two hours for the incident to be assigned to a garda.

# child-abduction - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Opinion: Prejudice and hysteria caused two Roma children to be taken from their families

I have no doubt Garda and HSE staff acted in what they believed to be the best interests of those two children, but there were clear elements of ethnic profiling involved.

# child-abduction - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Kidnapper releases little boy because he wouldn't stop singing gospel music Joyful Joyful

Kidnapper releases little boy because he wouldn't stop singing gospel music

The nine-year-old boy sang a gospel song over and over until he was let go.

# child-abduction - Monday 4 November, 2013

Family of young Irish boy abducted to Egypt want help from Government

Six-year-old Faris Heeney was kidnapped by his uncle in 2009 and taken to Egypt where he remains with his father.

# child-abduction - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Kate McCann in Portuguese court for libel case against police chief

The former detective published a book alleging that Madeleine McCann’s parents were involved in her disappearance from a vacation home in 2007.

# child-abduction - Friday 5 October, 2012

Police now treating April Jones disappearance as murder investigation

Police also say it is “no longer appropriate” for members of the public to continue helping in the search for the five-year-old.

April Jones: Leading forensic psychologist now aiding search

The search for five-year-old April Jones has will continue today, despite adverse weather conditions.

# child-abduction - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Police search home of April Jones suspect

Police are searching the rented home of Mark Bridger, the 46-year-old arrested in connection with April’s disappearance.

# child-abduction - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

April Jones's mum: "Please, please help us find her"

Mother makes tearful appeal to public to help bring forward information that will help find her five-year-old girl.

# child-abduction - Friday 24 June, 2011

Milly Dowler jury dismissed while deliberating attempted abduction

Judge blamed “deplorable” media reports after yesterday’s conviction for jury discharge on accusation of attempted abduction of second schoolgirl.

# child-abduction - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Nearly 150 new cases of child abductions in 2010

Department of Justice says that 193 children were suspected abducted from and into Ireland last year – many in custody wranglings.