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#Guns

# guns - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Biden 'deeply disappointed' after Supreme Court says people have right to carry guns in public
# New York
# New York

Biden 'deeply disappointed' after Supreme Court says people have right to carry guns in public

Updated Jun 23rd 2022, 8:15 PM 36,048 Views 36 Comments

The ruling strikes down a New York law that required a person to prove they had legitimate self-defence needs to receive a gun permit.

# guns - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida
# Loaded Gun
# Loaded Gun

Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida

Jun 7th 2022, 9:52 AM 47,528 Views 56 Comments

Such tragedies are not uncommon in the United States.

# guns - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Republican Congressman shows off three guns during debate on gun control
# Armed To The Teeth
# Armed To The Teeth

Republican Congressman shows off three guns during debate on gun control

Jun 2nd 2022, 5:46 PM 35,995 Views 45 Comments

Rep. Greg Steube was speaking remotely from his home and said he could “do whatever I want with my guns”.

# guns - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Alabama prison officer and escapee were prepared for a shoot-out with police
# Alabama
# Alabama

Alabama prison officer and escapee were prepared for a shoot-out with police

May 11th 2022, 11:12 AM 17,729 Views 5 Comments

Casey White was apprehended yesterday, with handguns and an AR-15 in his vehicle.

# guns - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Two men arrested after gardaí seize heroin worth €70,000 and firearms in Tallaght
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men arrested after gardaí seize heroin worth €70,000 and firearms in Tallaght

Jan 29th 2022, 2:53 PM 25,309 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí searched three residential properties in Tallaght this morning.

# guns - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Europol reports several high-profile targets were caught in a major dark-web bust
# Dark Web
# Dark Web

Europol reports several high-profile targets were caught in a major dark-web bust

Oct 26th 2021, 2:50 PM 16,878 Views 6 Comments

Europe’s policing agency said the alleged operator’s arrest provided a ‘trove of evidence’

# guns - Saturday 16 October, 2021

Man (30s) arrested after two air guns and €35k worth of cocaine seized during Garda search
# Clare
# Clare

Man (30s) arrested after two air guns and €35k worth of cocaine seized during Garda search

Oct 16th 2021, 2:55 PM 23,831 Views 8 Comments

The search was carried out in the west Clare region this morning.

# guns - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork
# Whites Cross
# Whites Cross

Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork

Apr 1st 2021, 8:40 AM 20,203 Views 16 Comments

The suspected revolver and semi-automatic pistol were found at Ballycollie Road in Whites Cross.

# guns - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Explosive components, guns and munitions seized in Kerry
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Explosive components, guns and munitions seized in Kerry

Mar 27th 2021, 7:05 PM 36,385 Views 29 Comments

Two men were arrested in the operation today.

# guns - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork
# Clonakilty
# Clonakilty

Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork

Jan 23rd 2021, 2:26 PM 13,113 Views 0 Comments

The man, aged in his 60s, appeared before a special sitting of Bandon District Court today.

# guns - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath

Nov 3rd 2020, 2:37 PM 20,080 Views 16 Comments

Two men were arrested at the scene of the search.

# guns - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath
# Garda Operation
# Garda Operation

Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath

Updated Oct 7th 2020, 1:22 PM 58,992 Views 31 Comments

A man in his 40s was arrested by gardaí following the search of a business premises at Rathfeigh.

# guns - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Gardaí seize three fully loaded pistols after stopping vehicle in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Gardaí seize three fully loaded pistols after stopping vehicle in Roscommon

Oct 1st 2020, 6:49 AM 21,553 Views 7 Comments

A man in his 30s was arrested and a small quantity of heroin was also located and seized.

# guns - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car

Updated Mar 18th 2020, 10:51 PM 32,340 Views 0 Comments

The search was carried out in the Tallaght area of Dublin yesterday.

# guns - Friday 31 January, 2020

Gardaí seize five handguns and one machine gun in targeted gangland search in west Dublin
# Rathcoole
# Rathcoole

Gardaí seize five handguns and one machine gun in targeted gangland search in west Dublin

Jan 31st 2020, 4:20 PM 34,813 Views 55 Comments

No arrests have been made.

# guns - Monday 20 January, 2020

'It's our constitutional God-given right': Heavily-armed protesters descend on Virginia for pro-gun rally
# Right To Bear Arms
# Right To Bear Arms

'It's our constitutional God-given right': Heavily-armed protesters descend on Virginia for pro-gun rally

Jan 20th 2020, 4:14 PM 38,651 Views 115 Comments

The rally has been organised by the Virginia Citizens Defense League which opposes gun control laws.

# guns - Saturday 21 December, 2019

New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban

Dec 21st 2019, 3:27 PM 47,794 Views 62 Comments

The government banned the most lethal types of semi-automatic weapons after a gunman killed 51 worshippers at two mosques.

# guns - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search
# Ballynanty
# Ballynanty

Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search

Nov 20th 2019, 7:51 AM 7,144 Views 0 Comments

Three men were arrested.

# guns - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 22,491 Views 17 Comments

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

# guns - Friday 20 September, 2019

'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid
# Longford
# Longford

'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid

Sep 20th 2019, 5:39 PM 34,580 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí believe that one of the arrested men is responsible for trafficking drugs into Longford.

# guns - Monday 16 September, 2019

Man (26) to appear before court after drugs, guns and cash seized at apartment in Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Man (26) to appear before court after drugs, guns and cash seized at apartment in Dublin

Sep 16th 2019, 7:29 AM 16,181 Views 0 Comments

Heroin and cannabis worth around €22,000 was seized during a search last week.

# guns - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'Promising' young garda's future to be decided after weapons arrest
# Probationer
# Probationer

'Promising' young garda's future to be decided after weapons arrest

Sep 7th 2019, 8:30 AM 95,667 Views 64 Comments

His fate will be decided after criminal investigations are concluded.

# guns - Friday 6 September, 2019

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car
# Dover
# Dover

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car

Sep 6th 2019, 5:13 PM 18,104 Views 0 Comments

Robert Keogh was stopped last month by border force officers at the Port of Dover en route from Calais.

# guns - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Man arrested and four pistols seized after gardaí stop car in Monaghan
# Speed Checks
# Speed Checks

Man arrested and four pistols seized after gardaí stop car in Monaghan

Aug 28th 2019, 6:28 PM 16,064 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí carried out a roadside drugs test on the man.

# guns - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'
# America
# America

Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'

Aug 10th 2019, 1:22 PM 57,996 Views 89 Comments

Dmitriy Andreychenko’s wife Angelice had told him it wasn’t a good idea.

# guns - Friday 9 August, 2019

Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders

Updated Aug 9th 2019, 7:52 PM 11,892 Views 62 Comments

Trump’s comments follow mass shootings in Ohio and Texas last weekend in which 31 people died.

# guns - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Irishman charged in UK after 60 guns were discovered in a car in Dover
# Robert Keogh
# Robert Keogh

Irishman charged in UK after 60 guns were discovered in a car in Dover

Updated Aug 4th 2019, 10:45 AM 40,520 Views 0 Comments

Robert Keogh, age 37, from Dublin, has been charged with illegally importing firearms.

# guns - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns
# School Schootings
# School Schootings

Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns

May 2nd 2019, 8:10 AM 19,809 Views 128 Comments

The aim of the measure is to prevent school shootings but opponents say it’s a dangerous move.

# guns - Friday 26 April, 2019

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally
# NRA
# NRA

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally

Apr 26th 2019, 9:45 PM 48,919 Views 51 Comments

In his speech, Trump told the NRA he is withdrawing the US from the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.

Gardaí discover loaded pistol and shotgun cartridges during searches in west Dublin
# Corduff
# Corduff

Gardaí discover loaded pistol and shotgun cartridges during searches in west Dublin

Apr 26th 2019, 7:39 PM 18,307 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí said the weapon and ammunition seized will be forwarded for ballistic testing.

# guns - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one

Apr 2nd 2019, 8:56 AM 21,912 Views 0 Comments

One MP had wanted to stall the legislation but missed his chance when he arrived late after spending too long explaining his plan to the media.

# guns - Monday 18 March, 2019

Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting

Mar 18th 2019, 5:46 PM 10,750 Views 0 Comments

The owner of the company that sold weapons to Brenton Tarrant said it was a legal, “ordinary sale”.

# guns - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs
# Michael Brady
# Michael Brady

Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs

Mar 12th 2019, 6:00 PM 23,666 Views 0 Comments

Michael Brady has pleaded not guilty to all charges.

# guns - Monday 11 February, 2019

Kildare man pleads guilty to possession of 15 guns and more than 4,000 rounds of ammunition
# Courts
# Courts

Kildare man pleads guilty to possession of 15 guns and more than 4,000 rounds of ammunition

Feb 11th 2019, 3:05 PM 18,113 Views 0 Comments

It took several minutes to read out the full charges count because they were so many rounds of different ammunition.

# guns - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley
# Gable House Bowl
# Gable House Bowl

Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley

Updated Jan 5th 2019, 10:45 AM 19,665 Views 39 Comments

The shooting has taken place in a coastal city about 32 kilometres from Los Angeles.

# guns - Sunday 30 December, 2018

CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre

Dec 30th 2018, 2:14 PM 80,043 Views 63 Comments

Nikolas Cruz killed 17 students and staff in the shooting.

# guns - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Trump panel recommends US schools should consider arming staff
# School Shootings
# School Shootings

Trump panel recommends US schools should consider arming staff

Dec 19th 2018, 8:22 AM 14,549 Views 81 Comments

The Federal Commission on School Safety panel was set up after the February massacre in Parkland, Florida.

# guns - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Gunman shoots three dead in Cincinnati bank
# USA
# USA

Gunman shoots three dead in Cincinnati bank

Sep 6th 2018, 5:08 PM 13,198 Views 47 Comments

The gunman was then shot by police.

# guns - Friday 10 August, 2018

Two police officers among four fatalities in Canadian mass shooting as suspected gunman arrested
# New Brunswick
# New Brunswick

Two police officers among four fatalities in Canadian mass shooting as suspected gunman arrested

Updated Aug 10th 2018, 2:40 PM 41,499 Views 69 Comments

The incident happened in the Fredericton area of New Brunswick.

# guns - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'
# Protest
# Protest

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'

Jul 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 15,908 Views 46 Comments

A protest is due to take place outside garda headquarters in Dublin today.

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