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# gun - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Man arrested in connection with Dublin gym shooting

A 32-year-old man was shot numerous times in the incident at the Ballyboggan Industrial Estate, Cabra on Wednesday.

# gun - Friday 17 May, 2013

Robbers with baseball bat and gun threaten supermarket staff

Two men were arrested by gardaí following the incident.

# gun - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Five-year-old boy shoots his kid sister in tragic accident

The Kentucky family did not realise there was a shell in the boy’s “first rifle” which had been a present last year.

# gun - Saturday 13 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 surprising things found on the cinema floor Friday The 13th

6 surprising things found on the cinema floor

Yep, that’s a bucket of hair.

# gun - Thursday 11 April, 2013

"My husband is fighting as hard as he can" - Michelle Obama challenges politicians on guns

The US first lady highlighted the case of a 15-year-old girl who was shot dead in January, one week after she sang at Barack Obama’s inauguration.

# gun - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Masked men steal large quantity of jewellery in Belfast burglary

The 61-year-old woman in the house at the time was uninjured but was left shaken.

# gun - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Murder investigation launched after man shot dead in Kildare

Gardaí have appealed for information about the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man in Athy last night.

# gun - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Column: Despite the Newtown massacre, America’s sickening gun culture lives on

After Newtown, Larry Donnelly was optimistic that the US might work towards stricter gun laws – but news that a ban on assault weapons has been removed from the legislation currently being considered has caused him to lose hope.

# gun - Friday 15 February, 2013

Oscar Pistorius disputes murder charge "in the strongest terms"

In a statement issued through his family, the athlete sent his “deepest sympathies” to the family of his girlfriend.

# gun - Thursday 31 January, 2013

14-year-old shot in head at US school

The teenager was shot and a teacher was injured at the school in Atlanta, Georgia.

# gun - Monday 14 January, 2013

Shots fired at Greek ruling party headquarters

One bullet smashed through the window of the office of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.

# gun - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

What happened when Piers Morgan met the man who wants to deport him... Piers Morgan This post contains videos

What happened when Piers Morgan met the man who wants to deport him...

He went head-to-head with a pro-gun advocate on his CNN show. What happened next?

Finnish teen gunman on trial after being declared sane

An 18-year-old who killed two people and injured seven others in a random shooting spree went on trial today in a Finnish district court.

# gun - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Four shot dead in hostage situation in Aurora, Colorado

The gunman killed three people at the house in Aurora before he was shot dead by police.

# gun - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Sandy Hook massacre survivors back to class today

The children will not return to Sandy Hook, but will instead attend a disused school in a nearby town.

Gunman kills three in Swiss village

A man armed with an assault rifle launched the attack in the village of Daillon in southern Switzerland late Wednesday.

# gun - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Record year for crime in New York City with fewer murders, shootings

The most murders New York City recorded in a single year? 2,245 in 1990. In 2012? That number is down to 414.

# gun - Monday 24 December, 2012

Thousands sign petition to have Piers Morgan deported from US

The petition calls on the CNN host to be deported over his gun control views.

# gun - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Sympathy over US school shooting stretches globe

World leaders have expressed their condolences over the killing and raised questions about America’s lax gun laws.

# gun - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Man arrested after 9mm pistol found in car

The firearm was found this morning after a car was stopped at Temple Street, Dublin 1.

# gun - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Coolock shooting

The shooting took place at 9.40pm last night when it is understood a lone gunman fired two shots from a shotgun at the house.

# gun - Friday 19 October, 2012

A man arrested and a firearm seized in Tallaght

He was detained in relation to the discharge of gun in the Tallaght area on the 10th and 15th of October.

# gun - Monday 8 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge 'I deserve free food': Man impersonates cop at McDonalds Grilled

'I deserve free food': Man impersonates cop at McDonalds

He surrendered at gunpoint.

# gun - Friday 28 September, 2012

Man due in court charged with dissident republican activity

A 30-year-old man will appear in court in Dublin this evening charged in relation to dissident republican activity.

# gun - Friday 14 September, 2012

Shot fired as attempted robbery foiled in Meath

The raiders threatened the staff in a cash-in-transit van with a hammer during the attempted raid in Ratoath.

# gun - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Shots fired into Co Offaly home

Gardaí appeal for information about incident early this morning at house in Heather Grove, Clara.

# gun - Monday 20 August, 2012

John Lennon's killer Mark Chapman to seek parole this week

This will be the seventh time that Chapman has sought parole.

# gun - Friday 17 August, 2012

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report

A major report this week found that Norwegian authorities could have stopped Anders Behring Breivik.

# gun - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Armed raider escapes with cash from security van at Dublin shopping centre

The raider made off with an undisclosed sum of cash from the van at the Rathfarnham Shopping centre.

# gun - Monday 13 August, 2012

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'

Investigation into official response to double terror attack last summer also found that the attacker could have been arrested much sooner.

# gun - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Police shoot dead a man near Times Square in NYC

Police say the man lunged at them with a knife.

# gun - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Man orders flat-screen TV online... gets semi-automatic rifle instead

US police are investigating circumstances of shipment error.

# gun - Monday 6 August, 2012

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple Temple Shooting This post contains images

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple

Sikh leaders have suggested that American Muslims may have been the intended target of the mass shooting.

The 9 at 9: Monday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# gun - Sunday 5 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

7 people dead in shooting at Sikh temple in Wisconsin

The suspected gunman is among the dead at the mass shooting at the temple.

# gun - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to aggravated burglary in Galway

The culprit is believed to have been carrying a hand gun.

# gun - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Video: 71-year-old foils robbery by pulling gun on teen criminals Have A Go Hero This post contains videos

Video: 71-year-old foils robbery by pulling gun on teen criminals

…and he wasted no time in taking aim and firing.

# gun - Friday 13 July, 2012

Post office worker injured in Walkinstown shooting

Two armed and masked men entered the post office on Bunting Road at 9.30am this morning.

# gun - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Drugs, cash and firearms seized in Rathfarnham area of Dublin

Gardaí arrested two men at the scene.