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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Gun

Last month
November 2023
Gardaí investigating after woman hospitalised for gunshot injury in Dublin last night
The incident took place at approximately 10.10pm last night.
This year
Gun seized and man in his 70s arrested after search in Saggart
Gardaí said the man was recently released from custody.
Two arrested after loaded gun thrown from speeding car in Dublin
The driver of a car failed to stop for Gardaí and a dark coloured bag containing a gun was thrown from the vehicle.
Garda tells murder trial of attempts to perform CPR on Garda Colm Horkan after shooting
Garda Helen Gillen recounted how she saw two men “grappling” before one stumbled backwards after being been shot.
Last year
Man arrested and gun seized by gardaí in County Kildare
Gardaí found the gun when they stopped a car near Kilcock.
All time
Road workers discover gun and ammo while digging in Dublin's north inner city
The find was made this afternoon.
Teen arrested after woman threatened at gunpoint in Drogheda town
The incident happened yesterday afternoon at around 3pm.
Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick
Two men and a woman were arrested by gardaí last night.
Gardaí seize Glock pistol and loaded clip during search of car in Dublin
A man in his 20s is currently in custody.
Boy (15) who had loaded semi-automatic pistol under his bed placed on probation bond
The gun, which had 11 rounds of ammunition in the magazine, was found in a school bag under a set of bunk beds.
Two killed and five injured after man opens fire at Texas concert
Police are hunting for the offender who fled the scene.
Man (25) remanded in custody charged over seizure of gun in north Dublin
25-year-old Jake Kearney was brought to appear before Judge Ann Ryan at Dublin District Court this morning.
Three arrested and gun seized after gardaí stop car in North Dublin
It comes following a crackdown on organised crime in the area.
Gardaí investigate after tourist robbed by 'man with gun' in Dublin city
The incident was highlighted on today’s Liveline programme on RTÉ Radio One.
Man who held gun to customer's head during post office raid jailed for 12 years
The man was tackled to the ground by a passing ESB repairman during the incident.
Man charged in relation to Artane gun seizure
He’s due to appear in court tomorrow morning.
Gardaí say arrest of three men in north Dublin 'has prevented a firearm being used to take a life'
Two vehicles were stopped as part of an intelligence-led operation in Artane yesterday.
Victim of Dublin's latest gun attack alive due to 'low calibre weapons used'
The victim of the attack is expected to make a full recovery.
Number of areas sealed off after discovery of gun in Derry
The find was made at 1.15pm this afternoon.
Window smashed after shots fired at house in north Dublin overnight
The shots were fired at a house in the Shangan Terrace area of Ballymun at around 2.55am.
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.
Man and teenager arrested after gun found in South Dublin
They are currently being detained at Tallaght Garda Station.
Man appears in court over gun incident in Ballymun
Gardaí and a bomb disposal team attended the scene on Monday.
Gardaí arrest man armed with 'imitation firearm' and suspect device at Family Courts in Dublin
A controlled explosion was carried out on the suspect device.
Ex-boyfriend tried to shoot woman in the face but gun repeatedly jammed
The man has been remanded in custody until 18 January.
Man charged after gun and ammunition seized in Limerick
He is due to appear before Limerick City District Court at 10.30am tomorrow.
Investigation launched after shots fired at halting site in Cork
No one was injured in the incident.
Man charged over discovery of loaded handgun in Dublin
One man was released and a file sent to the DPP.
Investigation after garda submachine gun found in Dublin city centre by member of the public
The gun was handed in to Store Street Garda Station yesterday.
Dublin man who went on cocaine-fuelled rampage armed with submachine gun jailed
The man has received a nine-year prison sentence.
Trial of Patrick Mansfield accused of unlawfully possessing over 1,200 bullets collapses
Mansfield had denied possessing 1,252 rounds of .22 calibre ammunition without the relevant firearms licence.
Man to appear in court charged in relation with seizure of revolver in Dublin yesterday
One man will appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice tomorrow.
Gunman kills four people at restaurant in Tennessee
Police are searching for the gunman.
Shotgun, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized in Tallaght
A man in his late teens has been arrested.
Man arrested near Limerick train station after gardaí find loaded handgun to appear in court
He was arrested near Limerick train station.
Submachine gun and four handguns found in backpack in Dublin
Gardaí have seized the firearms and a vehicle.
Florida passes bill to restrict guns and arm some teachers
Last month’s mass shooting at a Florida school took 17 lives.
Armed policeman at Parkland school 'never went in' to confront shooter
The officer has resigned.
Woman who pleaded guilty to having a gun at Connolly train station walks free after sentencing
Nikita Murtagh was sentenced to three years in jail backdated and with the remainder suspended.
The weapon allegedly used in deadly Florida shooting is known as 'America's rifle'
The AR-15 is a ‘modern sporting rifle’ and versions of it are legal in all 50 states.