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# gun - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Man in his 50s shot dead in Limerick

The man was shot in the head in Mountfune.

# gun - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Four people have been injured in a shooting at a wedding

Four people have been injured in a shooting at a wedding

The incident happened at the upmarket Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York, when a guest discharged his firearm accidentally.

# gun - Friday 12 June, 2015

Teacher accidentally shoots dead 12-year-old student while cleaning his gun

Teachers in northwest Pakistan were given permission to carry firearms in the classroom after Taliban militants massacred 132 students at a school in December.

# gun - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Gun Ian Paisley lent to Bertie Ahern is going under the hammer

A collector’s item, surely.

# gun - Monday 8 June, 2015

"He grabbed me, twisted my arm, shoved me in the grass and started pulling the back of my braids"

A McKinney police officer has been suspended in connection with the incident.

# gun - Friday 29 May, 2015

Gun on display in Troubles exhibition linked to Northern Ireland terror attack

The weapon had been included in an exhibition on The Troubles.

# gun - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting

The 17-year-old’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

# gun - Friday 1 May, 2015

1,100 cannabis plants and gun seized in Tipperary

Three men have been arrested.

# gun - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

US police hunt armed prisoner who escaped wearing a hospital gown

The man wrestled a gun off a guard and fled the hospital, where he had been receiving treatment after a suicide attempt.

# gun - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Alleged car-jacker hit by car he was trying to steal

The 23-year-old was immediately arrested.

# gun - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Two charged by armed gardaí after shots fired in Meath

A pistol and ammunition was found in searches yesterday.

# gun - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Putin vows to punish killers of Kremlin critic, as opposition condemns "political murder"

Boris Nemtsov was a fierce opponent of Vladamir Putin and was set to lead an opposition rally. He was shot in the back on a bridge near the Kremlin

Man in Ballyfermot shot in front of his child

The man sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and a 40-year-old man has since been arrested.

# gun - Friday 30 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Teenager plays with gun, gets shot in worst place imaginable D**k Move

# gun - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Police officer accused of killing 95-year-old man with beanbag gun

The World War II veteran died of internal bleeding after being hit by beanbags five times at close range.

# gun - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge You'll never guess how this woman managed to sneak a gun into prison Smuggled

You'll never guess how this woman managed to sneak a gun into prison

Just think of the worst possible place to put a gun, and you have it.

# gun - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Man found to be carrying improvised gun after he was arrested for drink driving M50

Man found to be carrying improvised gun after he was arrested for drink driving

The man is currently detained at Ballyfermot Garda Station.

# gun - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Offensive letters, sexual assault and murder: The man who held a Sydney café hostage

Man Haron Monis was well known to police and had a significant number of charges against him before yesterday’s siege.

# gun - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Shots fired at gardaí in Kinsale stand-off, 18-year-old arrested

Armed gardaí from the Regional Support Unit and Garda Crisis Negotiators attended the scene.

# gun - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Streets of Ferguson calmer after three days of protests over teen's shooting

An officer will not be prosecuted over the shooting dead of Mike Brown (18).

# gun - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun USA

Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun

American police forces have become increasingly militarised in recent decades – adopting the weapons, tactics and mindset of soldiers instead of civilian protectors.

# gun - Monday 24 November, 2014

Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'

The woman is believed to have been waving the gun in a car when she accidentally shot herself, according to US reports.

# gun - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London

A man has been arrested and charged with Leeann Foley’s murder.

# gun - Monday 3 November, 2014

Man arrested and gun seized in Finglas

The man was searched today at 12.15am.

# gun - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Gun seized 'after being pulled on Irish Water worker'

Gardaí say that nobody was arrested in the incident.

# gun - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge School asks girl to sign 'safety contract' after she drew a picture of a gun Safety Contract

School asks girl to sign 'safety contract' after she drew a picture of a gun

The five-year-old was asked if she was “depressed” after pointing a crayon at another student and saying “pew pew”.

# gun - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Man in his 60s shot in the leg in Dublin pub overnight

The man was taken to St James’ Hospital.

# gun - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Teenagers arrested after gardaí on routine patrol seize gun and iron bar

Gardaí patrolling the area made the discovery after a group of men fled the scene.

# gun - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Crime boss Andy Connors killed in late night Dublin shooting

The man in his 40s was shot multiple times in the upper body.

# gun - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

This protected falcon had to be euthanised after being shot in Wexford

The National Parks and Wildlife Service said the deliberate killing of birds of prey seems to be on the rise.

# gun - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Wicklow resident unharmed after arriving home to four burglars with a shotgun

The four males who are in their late teens and early twenties were arrested and three of them have been charged.

# gun - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Man injured in shooting at Dublin pub

The man was not seriously injured and has since been released from hospital.

# gun - Monday 14 July, 2014

Man arrested after entering Tullamore office centre with firearm

No one was injured in the incident, which occurred at 8.30am this morning.

# gun - Monday 16 June, 2014

Man arrested over shooting of 6-year-old still being questioned by gardaí

The man is being held in connection with withholding information on the shooting of the child.

# gun - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Man arrested for trying to shoot the moon

Literally. Shoot the moon. With a handgun.

# gun - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Man arrested for firing shots at Dublin house

There were two people in the house at the time but no one was injured.

# gun - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Four masked and armed men raided house in Meath with woman and toddler inside

A man has been arrested in Dublin after gardaí recovered stolen firearms.

# gun - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Two men arrested after gun fired in Carlow housing estate

No one was injured in the incident.

# gun - Monday 28 April, 2014

Man shot several times as he answers his front door in Dowth, Co Meath

The 39-year-old man is being treated in hospital in Drogheda.