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#Gun Crime

# gun-crime - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare

The firearm and €125,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis herb were found during a search last year.

# gun-crime - Monday 29 July, 2019

Gardaí have prevented 64 gangland hits since the Regency Hotel shooting

In the first six months of this year, there were 133 arrests in relation to organised crime.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Teenager killed and eight seriously injured in high school shooting in the US

The attack happened close to Columbine High School where 13 people were killed in 1999.

# gun-crime - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food Exclusive

The woman escaped the incident without injury.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Schoolboy (15) had semi-automatic pistol 'fully loaded and ready for use’ under his bed, court hears

The boy has been accused of unlawful possession of a Walther PPQ 9mm semi-automatic pistol.

# gun-crime - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Former trainee prison guard kills five people in shooting at Florida bank

The shooter called police from within the bank, telling them he had opened fire.

# gun-crime - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'

There has been a sharp increase in the number of people using this service, according to security sources and local representatives.

# gun-crime - Saturday 27 October, 2018

11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue

The suspect is in custody in hospital.

# gun-crime - Monday 22 October, 2018

French teen charged over threatening teacher with fake gun

The teenager has been charged after brandishing the fake weapon at his teacher in class.

# gun-crime - Friday 5 October, 2018

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago

Jason Van Dyke fired 16 bullets into 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

# gun-crime - Saturday 19 May, 2018

17-year-old charged with Texas school shooting 'planned attack in journals'

Ten people were killed and 10 wounded in yesterday’s shooting.

# gun-crime - Monday 7 May, 2018

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges

Both suffered head injuries.

# gun-crime - Monday 19 March, 2018

Teenage girl shot dead by her 9-year-old brother in Mississippi

Local media are reporting that the two had been arguing about a video game controller before the shooting.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers

Marco Proano said he fired to protect a teen hanging out of the window of the car.

# gun-crime - Friday 4 August, 2017

'A despicable act': Gardaí say man shot in Meath housing estate was 'an innocent victim'

Gardaí have located the car connected to the incident and a gun was found inside.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Eight-year-old Texas girl shot dead minutes after surviving traffic accident

“She was a good girl, honour roll student, full of life. They took my baby away from me, why?”

# gun-crime - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

42-year-old man in serious condition after Dublin shooting

The man suffered gunshot wounds to the arm and chest.

# gun-crime - Sunday 26 June, 2016

New Jersey boy shoots dead four-year-old brother while playing with gun

The boys’ mother has been arrested and charged.

# gun-crime - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Two dead, several injured in shooting at Texas dance studio

One person was found dead inside the studio and another died of his injuries in hosptal.

# gun-crime - Monday 2 May, 2016

Man in his late 20s shot in Dublin

The incident is not understood to be related to the Hutch-Kinahan feud.

# gun-crime - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Man charged with threatening to kill woman who witnessed Limerick shooting

The witness has told gardaí she saw a man firing two shots from a handgun outside a house in Limerick last year.

# gun-crime - Monday 25 April, 2016

Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?

Rank-and-file gardaí will discuss their concerns about armed cover at the Garda Representative Association annual conference.

# gun-crime - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Man due in court after Cork gardaí find gun and ammunition in car

A woman arrested in connection with the investigation was released without charge.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Shooting suspect with 'Martian master race' manifesto arrested at White House

Kyle Odom, a former Marine from Idaho, has a history of mental illness.

# gun-crime - Sunday 28 February, 2016

From The42 Napoli winger the latest footballer to be robbed at gunpoint in Naples Gun Crime

Napoli winger the latest footballer to be robbed at gunpoint in Naples

Lorenzo Insigne was reportedly stopped by two thieves on scooters.

# gun-crime - Monday 22 February, 2016

Six-year-old boy shot dead while playing with friends in Miami

Police have issued a $25,000 reward for information.

# gun-crime - Friday 5 February, 2016

Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years

Licences can be revoked for a number of reasons, including that the person has no good reason for needing a gun.

# gun-crime - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

READ: The disturbing final journal entries of the 'Trainwreck' cinema killer

John Russell Houser killed two people, before turning his gun on himself at a cinema in Louisiana last summer.

# gun-crime - Friday 30 October, 2015

Photos: The €3 million worth of drugs and guns seized in Tallaght

Two rifles and a shotgun with a silencer and telescopic sights were also found in the seizure.

# gun-crime - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

7-year-old boy shot dead during birthday party in North Carolina

The boy was among five killed in the city of Charlotte over the weekend.

# gun-crime - Thursday 13 August, 2015

# gun-crime - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes spared death penalty

The jury spent two days deliberating after three months of evidence.

# gun-crime - Friday 24 July, 2015

Gunman who killed two women in Louisiana cinema was 'a drifter'

Nine people were also injured in the shooting.

# gun-crime - Thursday 16 July, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes found guilty, despite insanity plea

After being convicted on all 165 charges, Holmes could now face the death penalty.

# gun-crime - Monday 6 July, 2015

Child and two teenagers die after dozens of shootings across Chicago

The young boy was “the unintended victim of a bullet meant for his father”.

# gun-crime - Monday 29 June, 2015

Man shot as he flees masked men in University of Limerick car park

The man is in a critical condition but is expected to pull through.

# gun-crime - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Three men arrested over fatal shooting at Limerick motorcycle club

A 51-year-old man died of gunshot injuries yesterday evening.

# gun-crime - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Man charged over mistaken identity shooting in Clonsilla

Two other men arrested in connection with the murder were released without charge.

# gun-crime - Friday 19 June, 2015

WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"

“May God have mercy on you.”

# gun-crime - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Deadly Waco shootout started when someone ran over biker's foot

Nine people were killed in the brawl and 170 people have since been charged.

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