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#Knife Attack

# knife-attack - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

12-year sentence for man who killed woman in knife attack after jury's rejection of 'insanity' plea
# Valerijs Leitons
# Valerijs Leitons

12-year sentence for man who killed woman in knife attack after jury's rejection of 'insanity' plea

Tue 3:20 PM 28,493 Views 0 Comments

Justice Paul Burns described the incident as a “brutal attack” upon “a defenceless woman”.

# knife-attack - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Man held after 10 passengers stabbed on Tokyo train
# Japan
# Japan

Man held after 10 passengers stabbed on Tokyo train

Aug 7th 2021, 7:23 AM 21,159 Views 4 Comments

The attack is not believed to be connected to the Olympics.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Man (26) pleads guilty to murdering three men in Reading park knife attack
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Man (26) pleads guilty to murdering three men in Reading park knife attack

Nov 11th 2020, 7:11 PM 23,433 Views 0 Comments

James Furlong, aged 36, David Wails, aged 49, and Joseph Ritchie-Bennett, aged 39, all died in the attack on 20 June.

# knife-attack - Friday 30 October, 2020

'We will not give up our values': Macron vows defiance after knife attack in church kills three people
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

'We will not give up our values': Macron vows defiance after knife attack in church kills three people

Oct 30th 2020, 7:59 AM 19,504 Views 37 Comments

Emmanuel Macron said his country would stand firm against religious extremists.

# knife-attack - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Man who killed three in Nice terror attack identified as Tunisian who entered France from Italy
# France
# France

Man who killed three in Nice terror attack identified as Tunisian who entered France from Italy

Updated Oct 29th 2020, 9:16 PM 82,936 Views 0 Comments

The prosecutor said the attacker, who was born in 1999, was not the radar of intelligence agencies as a potential threat.

# knife-attack - Friday 25 September, 2020

Two people seriously injured in Paris knife attack outside former Charlie Hebdo office
# Paris
# Paris

Two people seriously injured in Paris knife attack outside former Charlie Hebdo office

Updated Sep 25th 2020, 1:27 PM 24,417 Views 0 Comments

The suspect was detained after the attack close to the Place de la Bastille square, not far from the scene.

# knife-attack - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters
# Notre Dame
# Notre Dame

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters

Updated Oct 3rd 2019, 1:15 PM 19,144 Views 22 Comments

The attacker was shot dead during the attack.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

UK police arrest 12-year boy over 'homophobic' attack in Liverpool
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

UK police arrest 12-year boy over 'homophobic' attack in Liverpool

Jun 26th 2019, 7:05 PM 16,408 Views 31 Comments

Merseyside Police said the boy was held on suspicion of homophobic aggravated assault.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

'I am glad it is over' - Wimbledon star Kvitova puts knife attack behind her as attacker sentenced
# In The Past
From The42
# In The Past

'I am glad it is over' - Wimbledon star Kvitova puts knife attack behind her as attacker sentenced

Mar 27th 2019, 8:04 AM 2,946 Views 0 Comments

The Czech ace was attacked at her home in 2016.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

'Radicalised' inmate shot and detained after slashing guards in French prison attack
# Michael Chiolo
# Michael Chiolo

'Radicalised' inmate shot and detained after slashing guards in French prison attack

Mar 6th 2019, 7:49 AM 12,190 Views 2 Comments

The raid also left prisoner Michael Chiolo’s visiting partner fatally wounded.

# knife-attack - Monday 5 November, 2018

Teenager suffers knife wounds to face during altercation in Dublin
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Teenager suffers knife wounds to face during altercation in Dublin

Nov 5th 2018, 7:48 AM 24,604 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened at around 6.30pm on Friday evening at Balcurris Gardens in Ballymun.

# knife-attack - Friday 26 October, 2018

Knife-wielding woman attacks and injures 14 children in Chinese kindergarten
# Sichuan
# Sichuan

Knife-wielding woman attacks and injures 14 children in Chinese kindergarten

Oct 26th 2018, 8:15 AM 10,408 Views 19 Comments

The 39-year-old assailant used a kitchen knife to slash students while they were returning to the classroom.

# knife-attack - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Man and woman injured in suspected knife attack in Dundalk
# Two Arrests
# Two Arrests

Man and woman injured in suspected knife attack in Dundalk

Sep 23rd 2018, 2:22 PM 13,704 Views 11 Comments

The woman was assaulted when she came to the man’s assistance.

# knife-attack - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Woman held after UK knife attack sparks terror fears
# Barnsley
# Barnsley

Woman held after UK knife attack sparks terror fears

Sep 8th 2018, 3:43 PM 18,167 Views 25 Comments

Britain is on high alert after a string of deadly terror attacks, many involving knives.

# knife-attack - Friday 27 April, 2018

Seven dead and 12 wounded as knife wielding man attacks Chinese school
# Shaanxi Province
# Shaanxi Province

Seven dead and 12 wounded as knife wielding man attacks Chinese school

Apr 27th 2018, 4:20 PM 14,925 Views 22 Comments

The suspect confessed that he had been “bullied” when he attended the school as a child.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

At least three people injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna
# Austria
# Austria

At least three people injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna

Mar 7th 2018, 9:55 PM 33,318 Views 46 Comments

A motive for the attack wasn’t immediately known.

# knife-attack - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Hutch family member attacked with a knife by relative last night
# Dublin 1
# Dublin 1

Hutch family member attacked with a knife by relative last night

Jan 4th 2018, 7:34 AM 27,245 Views 12 Comments

The man has been attacked at least five times in the last 12 months.

# knife-attack - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Ennis teen needed 100 stitches after being attacked with blades and carpet knife
# Facial Injuries
# Facial Injuries

Ennis teen needed 100 stitches after being attacked with blades and carpet knife

Nov 2nd 2017, 6:23 PM 26,882 Views 0 Comments

The teen’s pregnant sister was also attacked by the two men.

# knife-attack - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint
# Chelsea
# Chelsea

Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint

Sep 5th 2017, 10:34 PM 18,003 Views 11 Comments

The couple were approached by two men on a moped last Saturday afternoon.

# knife-attack - Monday 8 May, 2017

'I’m now left with despicable and torturous imaginings of what her short adult life had entailed'
# Vesel Jahiri
# Vesel Jahiri

'I’m now left with despicable and torturous imaginings of what her short adult life had entailed'

May 8th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,061 Views 13 Comments

Vesel Jahiri was sentenced to life imprisonment for killing Anna Finnegan

# knife-attack - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Eight killed in knife attack on Chinese crowd
# Xinjiang Province
# Xinjiang Province

Eight killed in knife attack on Chinese crowd

Feb 15th 2017, 7:59 AM 8,034 Views 14 Comments

Beijing regularly accuses what it calls exiled Uighur separatist groups such as the East Turkestan Islamic Movement of orchestrating attacks in the region.

# knife-attack - Monday 6 February, 2017

19-year-old pleads guilty to stabbing US tourist to death in London
# Russell Square
# Russell Square

19-year-old pleads guilty to stabbing US tourist to death in London

Feb 6th 2017, 12:33 PM 11,370 Views 0 Comments

Zakaria Bulhan pleaded guilty to manslaughter with diminished responsibility.

# knife-attack - Friday 5 August, 2016

Man charged with the murder of an American tourist killed in knife attack
# London
# London

Man charged with the murder of an American tourist killed in knife attack

Aug 5th 2016, 10:38 PM 17,002 Views 0 Comments

Zakaria Bulhan, 19, was charged with the murder of 64-year-old Darlene Horton plus five counts of attempted murder.

# knife-attack - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Woman killed in London knife attack was US citizen
# Camden
# Camden

Woman killed in London knife attack was US citizen

Aug 4th 2016, 12:15 PM 58,545 Views 279 Comments

The Met Police have said the suspect is a Norwegian national of Somali descent.

# knife-attack - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

At least 19 people killed and 20 wounded in attack at centre for disabled people
# Tokyo
# Tokyo

At least 19 people killed and 20 wounded in attack at centre for disabled people

Jul 26th 2016, 6:40 AM 102,937 Views 70 Comments

An ex-employee of the facility is said to be behind the attack.

# knife-attack - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station

May 10th 2016, 1:55 PM 29,168 Views 140 Comments

The attack happened at about 4.50am local time.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

British woman stabbed while fighting off sex attacker flatmate
# Sydney
# Sydney

British woman stabbed while fighting off sex attacker flatmate

Mar 9th 2016, 4:49 PM 25,025 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old backpacker allegedly managed to escape from her attacker and stab him.

# knife-attack - Saturday 9 January, 2016

'I thought I would bleed to death': Tourist recalls Egyptian hotel attack
# Red Sea
# Red Sea

'I thought I would bleed to death': Tourist recalls Egyptian hotel attack

Jan 9th 2016, 4:20 PM 14,329 Views 14 Comments

Police shot dead one of the assailants and badly wounded the other.

# knife-attack - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Tallaght
# Belgard Square
# Belgard Square

Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Tallaght

Sep 24th 2015, 9:06 PM 14,732 Views 26 Comments

The man was found at around 6pm this evening.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Ikea suspect 'stabbed himself in the stomach' after knife attack
# Sweden
# Sweden

Ikea suspect 'stabbed himself in the stomach' after knife attack

Aug 12th 2015, 9:45 PM 10,321 Views 18 Comments

The injured man is reported to have been handed a deportation order shortly before the attack.

# knife-attack - Thursday 11 June, 2015

18-year-old arrested after three men from same family injured in knife attack
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

18-year-old arrested after three men from same family injured in knife attack

Jun 11th 2015, 1:06 PM 15,361 Views 6 Comments

Two of the men were chased from a house and assaulted at a local petrol station.

# knife-attack - Friday 1 May, 2015

Man jailed for 28 years after stabbing love rival to death in 'ferocious attack'
# London
# London

Man jailed for 28 years after stabbing love rival to death in 'ferocious attack'

May 1st 2015, 7:52 PM 11,918 Views 10 Comments

The victim was stabbed 20 times.

# knife-attack - Friday 13 February, 2015

Thief chases man up and down street with a knife after burglary
# Belfast
# Belfast

Thief chases man up and down street with a knife after burglary

Feb 13th 2015, 5:30 PM 14,272 Views 8 Comments

He also stole an iPhone and cash from another occupant of the house.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Palestinian stabs 12 Israelis on rush-hour bus
# Israel
# Israel

Palestinian stabs 12 Israelis on rush-hour bus

Jan 21st 2015, 6:18 PM 14,709 Views 115 Comments

The police shot the attacker in the leg.

# knife-attack - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim

Nov 19th 2014, 12:29 PM 10,795 Views 29 Comments

Once it was safe to leave the vechicle, the crew discovered that someone had been stabbed close to the scene.

# knife-attack - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point

Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point

Sep 21st 2014, 4:22 PM 8,103 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred yesterday in Palmerstown.

# knife-attack - Monday 15 September, 2014

Man (38) stable after stabbing in Cork city
# Glasheen
# Glasheen

Man (38) stable after stabbing in Cork city

Sep 15th 2014, 8:33 AM 7,520 Views 2 Comments

The incident took place in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# knife-attack - Friday 29 August, 2014

Woman turns up at Mayo school and threatens principal with a knife
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

Woman turns up at Mayo school and threatens principal with a knife

Aug 29th 2014, 10:45 PM 83,714 Views 151 Comments

She was arrested in Ballina this morning.

# knife-attack - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast

May 8th 2014, 9:49 AM 5,632 Views 50 Comments

One of the men attacked was struck by the suspected firearm during the incident.

# knife-attack - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Man killed and woman injured after knife attack in Ballymena
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man killed and woman injured after knife attack in Ballymena

Jan 15th 2013, 8:09 AM 3,082 Views 3 Comments

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the attack. In a separate incident a man was shot in Coleraine in Northern Ireland last night.

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