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#Cold Case

# cold-case - Sunday 27 October, 2019

# cold-case - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Potential breakthrough in 35-year-old case as man arrested over murder of Marie Tierney

The mother-of-two’s body was discovered two months after she went missing in 1984.

# cold-case - Monday 13 May, 2019

'We still want answers': Gussie Shanahan's family ask man who rang his father about case to come forward

The 20 year-old went missing in Limerick in 2000.

# cold-case - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Arrest in Australian cold case made famous by 'Teacher's Pet' podcast

The body of Lynette Dawson has never been recovered.

# cold-case - Monday 27 August, 2018

Man arrested in Spain over killing of 11-year-old Dutch boy in 1998

Nick Verstappen went missing from a summer camp in August 1998 and was later found dead.

# cold-case - Monday 9 July, 2018

'Adds insult to injury': Gsoc highly critical of gardaí for losing files in Fr Niall Molloy probe

Gsoc has published a scathing report into deficiencies in the investigation files into the priest’s murder.

# cold-case - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Cold case appeal for information on brutal murder of Limerick teen in 2007

19-year-old Jeffrey Hannan was murdered in violent circumstances on 22 November 2007.

# cold-case - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Grangegorman murders: Serial killer's appeal against his conviction is rejected

Nash was found guilty in 2015 of murdering the two women, whose mutilated bodies were found in sheltered accommodation in Grangegorman 21 years ago.

# cold-case - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Ian Bailey appeals French decision to charge him over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Bailey has denied any involvement in the killing of the French film producer in 1996.

# cold-case - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

There is more than one apology due over the abysmal Kerry Babies saga

But one is all we’re likely to get.

# cold-case - Monday 9 October, 2017

From The42 Former RFU director Rob Andrew heaps World Cup blame on Lancaster in his new book Cold Case

Former RFU director Rob Andrew heaps World Cup blame on Lancaster in his new book

Andrew claims Lancaster was ‘dictatorial’ in the build-up to the tournament.

# cold-case - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Minister for Justice is 'insulting Irish courts' in Ian Bailey extradition case, lawyers say

French authorities are seeking the extradition of Bailey to face charges relating to the death of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.

# cold-case - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Man gets life sentence 30 years after murdering a pensioner and setting her home on fire

John Joseph Malone murdered 69-year-old Ann ‘Nancy’ Smyth in 1987.

'They think I'm a monster': US court rules Belfast-born man innocent of killing child in 1957

Jack McCullough was convicted of the murder of Maria Ridulph in 2012.

Witnesses, DNA and a murderer's own guilt: From unsolved homicide to case closed

The garda serious crime review team is tasked with examining cold cases, but how does our system compare with other jurisdictions?

# cold-case - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

The unsolved case of Felix McCann: Savagely beaten to death in a south Dublin shed

What happens when nobody advocates for the victim?

# cold-case - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

'What did she go through?': The unsolved murder of a young Clare woman

Interpol is involved in the worldwide investigation into the death of Emer O’Loughlin.

Jim Mulqueen: A 'lovely, educated' man murdered in his own home at 92

The elderly man, who is fondly remembered by his community, was murdered during a suspected break-in.

# cold-case - Monday 10 April, 2017

Dessie Fox: The violent killing of an 'incredible family man'

As part of this week’s Getting Away With Murder Series, we go back to 1990 and the killing of a father-of-three in Kildare.

# cold-case - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Member of bible study group strangled a widowed pensioner and set fire to her home, court hears

John Joseph Malone is charged with murdering 69-year-old Ann (Nancy) Smyth on 11 September 1987.

# cold-case - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Meet the woman who solves US murders decades after they have taken place

Dr Erin Kimmerle is considered to be one of America’s best forensic anthropologists.

# cold-case - Monday 27 February, 2017

Fresh appeal for information on Fiona Sinnott case 19 years after her disappearance

Gardaí switched the case to a murder inquiry in 2005.

# cold-case - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

New York jury finds man guilty of killing six-year-old boy in 1979

Etan Patz was walking to school on his own for the first time when he disappeared in May 1979.

# cold-case - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Gussie Shanahan's disappearance: Gardaí ask for help with 17-year-old cold case

Aengus ‘Gussie’ Shanahan, the youngest in a family of four, has been missing since February 2000.

# cold-case - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Police solve 40-year-old murder case of ex-wife of Righteous Brothers singer

A controversial DNA technique known as familial DNA was used to identify the killer.

# cold-case - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

'A brutal and frenzied attack': New appeal into 1982 murder of Late Late Show set designer

A friend of Charlie Self’s appealed for those with information to come forward.

# cold-case - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

The unsolved murder of Michael Gallagher, stabbed to death in his kitchen, is a decade old

Gardaí have issued a fresh appeal for information.

# cold-case - Friday 30 December, 2016

Man in his 60s released without charge in 1991 disappearance case

On 26 April 1991, Charles Brooke Pickard was bundled into his own van by a group of masked men.

# cold-case - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Man in his 60s arrested in connection with disappearance in Kerry over 25 years ago

Charles Brooke Pickard was bundled into the back of his own van in April 1991, and hasn’t been seen since.

# cold-case - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Gardaí are to begin digging in a Kerry forest for a man missing for 25 years

The search is just 1km from where Charles Brooke Pickard’s car was found 25 years ago.

# cold-case - Monday 5 September, 2016

Bones found in attic may be from woman who froze to death 39 years ago

The skeletal remains were found by a man clearing out his dead father’s barn.

# cold-case - Sunday 4 September, 2016

The remains of an 11-year-old boy abducted in 1989 have finally been found Minnesota This post contains videos

The remains of an 11-year-old boy abducted in 1989 have finally been found

Jacob Wetterling was with his brother and friend when taken by a masked gunman.

# cold-case - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'You may be unknowingly shielding a killer': Fresh appeal in Raonaid Murray case

Tomorrow marks 17 years since the teenager was killed just yards from her home in Glenageary.

# cold-case - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Human skull buried for up to 70 years found in back garden in South County Dublin

DNA analysis is to be carried out.

# cold-case - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Police appeal for answers - 40 years after the mysterious death of a boy found under a bridge

On a Sunday in 1976, Peter Watts left his home in Wales to do homework with a friend. He was found dead in London hours later.

# cold-case - Monday 14 December, 2015

Cold case: £20k reward for information about sexual assault and murder of primary school teacher

The 52-year-old woman lived her life “totally at odds” with how she died, according to her sister Penny Barnes.

# cold-case - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Irishman linked to 1990s missing person case found not guilty of sexually assaulting his wife

The wife claimed he threatened her saying, “You know I’ve done it before, they’ll never find you.”

# cold-case - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Cold case: Retired primary school teacher sexually assaulted and murdered in her own home

The 52-year-old woman lived her life “totally at odds” with how she died, according to her sister Penny Barnes.

# cold-case - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Kilkenny man charged with 1987 murder of Ann Nancy Smyth

Her murder investigation was re-opened in 2012.

# cold-case - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Two men charged over brutal murder of teen babysitter, after 31-year investigation

Police say they’ve solved the shocking 1984 murder of 14-year-old Barbara Rowan.

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