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#Knife

# knife - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Man held knife to woman’s throat before barricading himself into stranger’s home, court hears
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man held knife to woman’s throat before barricading himself into stranger’s home, court hears

May 7th 2020, 5:26 PM 20,824 Views 0 Comments

The man barricaded himself into a stranger’s home where he drank the homeowner’s beer during a three-hour standoff with gardaí yesterday, a court was told.

# knife - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Boy (16) charged with carrying out aggravated burglary with a knife at Limerick house
# Charged
# Charged

Boy (16) charged with carrying out aggravated burglary with a knife at Limerick house

Sep 24th 2019, 4:42 PM 13,375 Views 0 Comments

Judge Cashin remanded the boy to Oberstown Children Detention Campus in Lusk, Co Dublin.

# knife - Monday 8 April, 2019

High Court challenge brought over decision to expel teen for bringing knife to school
# Appeal
# Appeal

High Court challenge brought over decision to expel teen for bringing knife to school

Apr 8th 2019, 5:36 PM 19,932 Views 0 Comments

The second-year student was expelled from the secondary school he attended late last year.

# knife - Friday 15 February, 2019

Student claims he was threatened with knife before class at Wicklow school
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Student claims he was threatened with knife before class at Wicklow school

Feb 15th 2019, 4:52 PM 35,237 Views 29 Comments

Gardaí said they were made aware of the incident.

# knife - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Man who ran at gardaí with knife after assaulting girlfriend gets partially suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Man who ran at gardaí with knife after assaulting girlfriend gets partially suspended sentence

Jan 26th 2019, 6:30 AM 17,026 Views 17 Comments

Noel O’Doherty pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

# knife - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Gardaí investigating after teen allegedly assaulted and threatened by two men
# Sutton
# Sutton

Gardaí investigating after teen allegedly assaulted and threatened by two men

Jan 19th 2019, 2:48 PM 26,506 Views 13 Comments

The incident happened on Station Road, Sutton in Dublin at around 5.30pm on Wednesday.

# knife - Monday 31 December, 2018

Men charged over robbery where shop staff were threatened with knife and hatchet
# Stillorgan
# Stillorgan

Men charged over robbery where shop staff were threatened with knife and hatchet

Dec 31st 2018, 7:38 AM 13,111 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí arrested the men after intercepting a car.

# knife - Friday 2 November, 2018

Man who slashed Luas passenger in the face with a flick knife jailed for 5 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who slashed Luas passenger in the face with a flick knife jailed for 5 years

Nov 2nd 2018, 8:59 PM 30,939 Views 41 Comments

The Judge said it was ironic that the 28-year-old man’s actions were a “warped manifestation” of his devotion to his family.

# knife - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Woman with knife robs priest (86) in parochial house
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

Woman with knife robs priest (86) in parochial house

Aug 23rd 2018, 9:01 AM 30,419 Views 38 Comments

The priest sustained minor injuries in the incident.

# knife - Friday 26 January, 2018

Appeal launched after homeowner 'put in noose and dragged around' his home by burglars
# Meath
# Meath

Appeal launched after homeowner 'put in noose and dragged around' his home by burglars

Jan 26th 2018, 6:05 AM 28,701 Views 22 Comments

The man returned to his home in Ballivor on 17 January to find two armed men in balaclavas waiting for him.

# knife - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Teenager (15) who allegedly stabbed woman he met on social media app refused bail for fourth time
# Dún Laoghaire
# Dún Laoghaire

Teenager (15) who allegedly stabbed woman he met on social media app refused bail for fourth time

Jan 25th 2018, 5:55 PM 20,314 Views 0 Comments

A garda testified that he feared the teen would be “likely to commit murder if released”.

# knife - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Suspect arrested after four people stabbed in Munich knife attack
# Arrest
# Arrest

Suspect arrested after four people stabbed in Munich knife attack

Oct 21st 2017, 2:34 PM 48,600 Views 183 Comments

A detained suspect “very strongly resembles” the perpetrator of the attacks, according to the Munich police.

# knife - Saturday 19 August, 2017

'Most likely not terrorism': Knife attacker injures seven in Russia
# Sugrut
# Sugrut

'Most likely not terrorism': Knife attacker injures seven in Russia

Aug 19th 2017, 12:06 PM 9,800 Views 21 Comments

Police said they had “liquidated” the attacker.

# knife - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Man with knife arrested at Eiffel Tower
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Man with knife arrested at Eiffel Tower

Aug 6th 2017, 11:09 AM 12,085 Views 26 Comments

The Paris landmark was evacuated as a precaution.

# knife - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Man to appear in court over cash-in-transit robbery at shopping centre
# Knife
# Knife

Man to appear in court over cash-in-transit robbery at shopping centre

Apr 1st 2017, 8:17 AM 14,023 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Dublin on Monday.

# knife - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Armed man steals money from safe and wallets at travel agent
# Celbridge
# Celbridge

Armed man steals money from safe and wallets at travel agent

Jan 4th 2017, 10:27 AM 17,152 Views 19 Comments

The raider, believed to have a knife, ordered all employees into a back office and demanded they open a safe.

# knife - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Family pet 'killed in burglary' at house in Armagh
# Series Of Robberies
# Series Of Robberies

Family pet 'killed in burglary' at house in Armagh

Nov 26th 2016, 4:55 PM 18,731 Views 9 Comments

Police are investigating a number of robberies in Northern Ireland.

# knife - Friday 14 October, 2016

Swedish man stabbed by attacker in clown mask
# Clowning Around
# Clowning Around

Swedish man stabbed by attacker in clown mask

Oct 14th 2016, 11:37 AM 20,086 Views 21 Comments

The Halland county incident was not the first involving clowns in Sweden.

# knife - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Two men arrested after robberies at bookies in Athlone and Castlebar
# Baylough
# Baylough

Two men arrested after robberies at bookies in Athlone and Castlebar

Sep 11th 2016, 12:30 PM 16,948 Views 31 Comments

The man threatened staff with a knife in the Athlone incident.

# knife - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Man charged after woman threatened with knife during burglary
# Dardistown
# Dardistown

Man charged after woman threatened with knife during burglary

Jul 3rd 2016, 3:37 PM 17,138 Views 2 Comments

The burglary took place on Friday evening at a house in Dardistown.

# knife - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Petrol station robbers confronted and tackled by off-duty gardaí
# Crime
# Crime

Petrol station robbers confronted and tackled by off-duty gardaí

Jun 23rd 2016, 11:25 AM 32,353 Views 41 Comments

One garda was cut in the arm during the confrontation.

# knife - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Manhunt underway after man tries to rob post office armed with a knife
# Mayfield
# Mayfield

Manhunt underway after man tries to rob post office armed with a knife

May 14th 2016, 6:16 PM 16,796 Views 19 Comments

The man threatened staff but got away with nothing in the end.

# knife - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

London hostage situation resolved as man arrested
# Leicester Square
# Leicester Square

London hostage situation resolved as man arrested

Feb 24th 2016, 10:07 PM 37,314 Views 22 Comments

Police confirmed that the situation was not terror related.

# knife - Friday 8 January, 2016

Man armed with knife forces evacuation of Kilkenny garda station
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

Man armed with knife forces evacuation of Kilkenny garda station

Jan 8th 2016, 10:13 PM 23,162 Views 33 Comments

The station was closed for just over an hour yesterday evening.

# knife - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Scenes of panic in UK shopping centre after reports of man with machete
# Bromley
# Bromley

Scenes of panic in UK shopping centre after reports of man with machete

Dec 26th 2015, 5:38 PM 26,942 Views 18 Comments

Some shoppers believed an altercation between two men was a terrorist attack.

# knife - Friday 9 October, 2015

Barman who stabbed man who was in bed with his ex-partner gets suspended sentence
# Steak Knife
# Steak Knife

Barman who stabbed man who was in bed with his ex-partner gets suspended sentence

Oct 9th 2015, 3:51 PM 21,615 Views 43 Comments

The judge said he was “unlikely to reoffend” and ordered that he undergo any alcohol treatment programme deemed necessary.

# knife - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

'Ninja' raiders with knife chased away by sword-wielding store owner
# That's Not A Knife
# That's Not A Knife

'Ninja' raiders with knife chased away by sword-wielding store owner

Aug 18th 2015, 11:59 PM 18,050 Views 11 Comments

Don’t bring a knife to sword fight…

# knife - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Man with one leg claims he was carrying knife through town 'for protection'
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

Man with one leg claims he was carrying knife through town 'for protection'

Aug 13th 2015, 6:42 PM 10,550 Views 0 Comments

Concerned locals called gardaí to report a man walking through Kenmare with a breadknife.

# knife - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

'Jennifer’s death is a tragedy, three young children have been robbed'
# Murder
# Murder

'Jennifer’s death is a tragedy, three young children have been robbed'

Aug 11th 2015, 11:14 PM 33,774 Views 8 Comments

A knife has been found as part of the investigation.

# knife - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Three teens arrested after two elderly men hospitalised in separate attacks
# Athlone
# Athlone

Three teens arrested after two elderly men hospitalised in separate attacks

Aug 5th 2015, 10:45 PM 24,222 Views 35 Comments

One man was a taxi driver, the other was a shop keeper.

# knife - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Pensioners trapped thief in shop he was trying to rob
# Quick Thinking
# Quick Thinking

Pensioners trapped thief in shop he was trying to rob

Jul 14th 2015, 5:01 PM 13,327 Views 3 Comments

Ron Smith (78) and Robert Anderson (72) have been given a bravery award.

# knife - Monday 6 July, 2015

Shop workers threatened with knife in Saturday night robbery
# Man Arrested
# Man Arrested

Shop workers threatened with knife in Saturday night robbery

Jul 6th 2015, 1:59 PM 23,447 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have recovered the weapon and a sum of cash.

# knife - Monday 29 June, 2015

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to two linked stabbings in Temple Bar
# Violence
# Violence

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to two linked stabbings in Temple Bar

Jun 29th 2015, 2:26 PM 15,016 Views 54 Comments

The stabbings occurred within minutes of one another on a busy Saturday evening.

# knife - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Man in critical condition after being stabbed in Temple Bar
# Violence
# Violence

Man in critical condition after being stabbed in Temple Bar

Jun 28th 2015, 12:00 PM 36,375 Views 28 Comments

The incident occurred just before 8pm yesterday evening.

# knife - 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 15,351 Views 6 Comments

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

# knife - Monday 11 May, 2015

Large knife found in toilet at Tallaght Hospital as a prisoner was being transferred
# Cloverhill Prison
# Cloverhill Prison

Large knife found in toilet at Tallaght Hospital as a prisoner was being transferred

May 11th 2015, 9:01 AM 17,074 Views 22 Comments

Stab vests were issued to prisoner officers as a precaution.

# knife - 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 11,909 Views 10 Comments

The victim was stabbed 20 times.

# knife - Monday 20 April, 2015

Teen (13) armed with knife and crossbow kills teacher in Spain
# Attack
# Attack

Teen (13) armed with knife and crossbow kills teacher in Spain

Apr 20th 2015, 9:05 PM 28,658 Views 28 Comments

Four others were also injured in the incident.

# knife - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Police officer stabbed in the head by man who took baby hostage
# London
# London

Police officer stabbed in the head by man who took baby hostage

Mar 1st 2015, 6:41 PM 29,098 Views 9 Comments

The 20-year-old man has been arrested.

# knife - 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 14,266 Views 8 Comments

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

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