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#Guns

# guns - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Two men arrested and gun seized in Tallaght

Gardaí have been targeting criminal activity in the south west Dublin area.

# guns - Monday 20 October, 2014

# guns - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first

St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.

# guns - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Ferguson, Missouri is dealing with another shooting - this time a police officer has been shot

The officer, who was shot in the arm, was said to be chasing two men.

# guns - Friday 26 September, 2014

The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book

Susan Klebold will donate the money to mental health charities.

# guns - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Guns found at two Dublin houses in organised crime raid

Two women and one man were arrested in connection with the raid.

# guns - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying

A new study published in the Irish Medical Journal has also found that handguns have lead to a substantial increase in the mortality rate from firearm injuries.

# guns - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Man charged with shooting the drunk driver that killed his two sons is acquitted

David Barajas’ two sons were killed by the driver as they pushed a truck in Texas.

# guns - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Four arrested after firearms and drugs found in Dublin house

The men and woman were arrested at two flats in Dublin’s Rialto area.

# guns - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Police in the US are being armed to the teeth — and it's terrifying

‘Why does a town of 21,000 people need a police force more heavily armed than the mid-1980s Royal Ulster Constabulary?’

# guns - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers

Plus: At what age do people begin to feel most confident about their looks?

# guns - Thursday 17 July, 2014

355 guns stolen in Ireland last year - and 53 reported lost

Latest garda figures on guns show that almost 170,000 guns licenced in Ireland last year.

# guns - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute

The man also critically injured his 15-year-old daughter.

# guns - Monday 30 June, 2014

Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp

The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.

# guns - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Should Ireland have a firearms licensing body?

Frances Fitzgerald says that she is expecting a report on the issue soon.

# guns - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Child shooting: Gardaí following definite line of inquiry, call on perpetrators to turn themselves in

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has described the shooting of the six-year-old as “barbaric”.

Poll: Would you support a gun amnesty? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support a gun amnesty?

After the shooting of a six-year-old boy, should a more radical approach to gun control be considered?

Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening"

The shooting happened after 10pm las night in Ballyfermot.

# guns - Monday 2 June, 2014

Man charged after shotgun and ammo found in Tallaght house

Gardaí in Tallaght seized the items after carrying out the search of a house in Rossfield Park in Tallaght at around 4pm yesterday.

# guns - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Seven people shot dead in drive-by shooting near California university

The suspected attacker was among the dead.

# guns - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing' Gra Conference This post contains videos

51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing'

Delegates at the GRA Conference have passed a motion calling for all gardaí to be given training in dealing with firearms and the various incidents in which they have to deal with them.

# guns - Monday 28 April, 2014

Guns, handcuffs and summer shirts: Here's what they'll be talking about at the GRA conference

Alan Shatter won’t be there because he wasn’t invited, but we were so here are some of the issues we’ll be keeping an eye on.

# guns - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Unconfirmed photos released show Russian forces in eastern Ukraine

The images, provided by Ukrainian diplomats, have yet to be verified.

349 US planes with war munitions allowed to land at Shannon. Zero were refused

However, thirteen overflights were refused due to the nature of their cargo.

# guns - Friday 18 April, 2014

Major drug gang dismantled after gardaí seize machine gun and drugs in multi-million euro sting operation

Drugs worth an estimated €5 million were discovered in raids carried out across Dublin and Meath.

# guns - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Family of five terrorised at gunpoint during armed robbery in Limerick

There were three young children in the house when the masked men with guns broke in to their home.

# guns - Monday 17 March, 2014

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death

Oscar Pistorius was in the process of buying six guns – more than usually allowed under South African law – at the time he shot Reeva Steenkamp.

# guns - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Gunfire keeps monitors from Crimea as Russia ups threats

The OSCE said earlier today that its monitors would try again to enter the Ukrainian region of Crimea.

# guns - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Third man arrested over Roscommon post office robbery

Staff members were threatened with a gun during the robbery yesterday morning.

# guns - Monday 3 March, 2014

Man in court over spate of armed robberies in Dublin city centre

Gardaí launched an investigation into the armed robberies at coffee shops and convenience stores over the past two months.

# guns - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes

A gun club association is also highlighting misinterpretation of handgun licensing legislation.

# guns - Monday 17 February, 2014

Man arrested in Donegal after recovery of rifle

The rifle was discovered as part of an ongoing garda investigation during the search of a house in Ballyshannon this evening.

# guns - Friday 7 February, 2014

Man in Belfast shot in both knees and both ankles

Two men forced their way into a house in west Belfast this evening, police have said.

# guns - Friday 17 January, 2014

Two students shot in Philadelphia school, shooter now in custody

Authorities say a male student and a female student were shot in the arm.

74-year-old man shot in Antrim while working in shed

The man was shot in the chest and is currently in hospital in a stable condition.

# guns - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Shooting at school in Roswell, New Mexico

Two people are being treated for injuries.

# guns - Monday 13 January, 2014

Four republican dissidents sentenced after guns and ammunition find

The four men have been given seven to 12 year terms with half spent in prison.

# guns - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Killing that sparked London riots was lawful says UK jury

Mark Duggan did not have a gun in his hand at the time he was shot by police in August 2011.

# guns - Friday 20 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch these Russian guys wake up their friend in a very unique way Rise And Shine

Watch these Russian guys wake up their friend in a very unique way

The definition of a “rude awakening”.

# guns - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Man arrested over Offaly shooting of two released without charge

The man in his early 20′s had been held at Tullamore Garda Station, gardai say a file will now be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.