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#Ronan Kerr

# ronan-kerr - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Two men arrested in connection with murder of PSNI constable Ronan Kerr

They have both been taken to Musgrave’s Serious Crime Suite where they are currently being questioned by police.

# ronan-kerr - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Fresh appeal to catch those who killed Constable Ronan Kerr four years ago

The PSNI has renewed its appeal for information.

# ronan-kerr - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

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PSNI close to Ronan Kerr charges as man sentenced over guns and explosive find

PSNI constable Kerr was killed by a booby-trap bomb in his car in Omagh on Saturday, 2 April 2011.

# ronan-kerr - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Ronan Kerr murder probe: Man arrested as further searches carried out

A 39-year-old man has been arrested under the Terrorism Act in connection with other incidents related to the PSNI constable’s death last year.

# ronan-kerr - Monday 26 November, 2012

Ronan Kerr murder investigation: Omagh man arrested in England

Police investigating the death of Ronan Kerr have arrested a 22-year-old man in England this evening.

Police investigating Ronan Kerr murder carry out searches

Searches are being carried out in Omagh in the North and Cumbria in England as part of the continuing investigation into the death of the PSNI constable in April 2011.

# ronan-kerr - Monday 20 February, 2012

PSNI issue fresh appeal over Ronan Kerr murder

The PSNI are seeking information about unidentified vehicles, and an unidentified man, seen in Omagh before Kerr’s death.

# ronan-kerr - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Orange Order could discipline UUP leaders for attending Ronan Kerr funeral

An Orange lodge has lodged a formal complaint over Tom Elliott and Danny Kennedy, over their attendance at Ronan Kerr’s funeral.

# ronan-kerr - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Rory McIlroy, Irish cricket team and Tall Ships Festival celebrated at People of the Year Awards

Pieta House and the community of Skerries were also among the winners, while PSNI Constable Ronan Kerr was also posthumously recognised at a ceremony in Dublin last night.

# ronan-kerr - Friday 29 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: New bid to tackle hospital waiting lists, still no progress in the US debt crisis, and bad news if you think you’ve just won a Jaguar…

Woman arrested during Kerr murder investigation released

A PSNI Chief Constable has defended the investigation in the wake of critical comments by Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness.

# ronan-kerr - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Ronan Kerr probe: Men released as McGuinness attacks PSNI

The Sinn Féin Deputy First Minister said one man was arrested in a “blaze of publicity” and suggested it was “bad policing”.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: War of words in Ronan Kerr inquiry, priest apologises for comparing Taoiseach to Hitler, and new details emerge of Anders Behring Breivik’s arrest…

# ronan-kerr - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Five arrested in PC Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

PSNI say a “major search and arrest operation” is underway.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning: Cabinet’s final meeting before summer, five arrests in Ronan Kerr investigation, and the Chilean miners coming to the big screen.

# ronan-kerr - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Cameron makes historic address to Stormont assembly

David Cameron meets Northern Irish political leaders in Stormont, becoming the second PM since devolution to address the House.

# ronan-kerr - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Ronan Kerr's family criticise his killers for attacking an 'Irish patriot'

The PSNI officer had completed his training three months before republican dissidents killed him at his home in Omagh using a bomb planted beneath his car.

# ronan-kerr - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Our nightly wrap-up of what’s been going on… including some hints on who to watch in tonight’s Eurovision semi-final.

Woman held over Ronan Kerr murder

A 36-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the murder of PSNI officer Ronan Kerr; she is currently being questioned in Antrim Police Station.

# ronan-kerr - Monday 25 April, 2011

'Real IRA' group threatens to kill more PSNI officers

A group styling itself the ‘Real IRA’ says it will continue to target Northern policemen, and opposes the visit of Queen Elizabeth.

# ronan-kerr - Saturday 23 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

More deaths in Syria; a man appears in court in Ronan Kerr murder probe; an NFL star is stabbed; possible trouble ahead in Iran; and what do David Beckham and the Crown Prince of Bahrain have in common? The Daily Fix reveals all…

Man appears in court as part of Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

The man has been named as Gavin Coyle who appeared at Dungannon Magistrates Court in Co Tyrone earlier today.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know at 9am: Men in court over republicanism and Dublin assaults, Brian Lenihan says we were forced into the bailout, and Lindsay Lohan’s about to lay low…

# ronan-kerr - Friday 22 April, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Friday

Deadly protests in Syria; arrests in Northern Ireland; riots in Bristol; the Pope in space (not really); and men being nailed to a cross (really). It’s all the Daily Fix…

Police make 'significant' arrests as ex-provos claims responsibility for Kerr murder

The news of the arrests comes on the day that a new dissident republican group claims responsibility for the murder of PC Ronan Kerr three weeks ago.

Police investigating Ronan Kerr's death charge man with terrorism

A 33-year-old man from Omagh has been charged with a number of terrorism offences.

# ronan-kerr - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Two men released without charge in Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

The 25-year-old PSNI officer was killed when a bomb under his car exploded outside of his home in Highfield Close, Omagh, on 2 April.

# ronan-kerr - Friday 15 April, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Single bombmaker suspected in Ronan Kerr murder

Explosives used in car bomb matches Semtex used in three previous bombing attacks.

# ronan-kerr - Monday 11 April, 2011

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Slideshow: Thousands walk for peace in Omagh

The walk was to commemorate the police constable who was murdered earlier this month.

# ronan-kerr - Sunday 10 April, 2011

THE POLICE SERVICE of Northern Ireland (PSNI) have been given an extra five days to question a suspect in connection with the murder of police constable Ronan Kerr last weekend.

The 33-year-old man was arrested on Friday in the Omagh area. The PSNI have already been granted extra time to interview two other suspects being held in connection with the murder.

Rally to be held for murdered Ronan Kerr

Hundreds are expected to walk through the town in Co Tyrone where the PSNI officer died last Saturday.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: It’s census day today so every household must fill out their forms; Barack Obama could be set to line out at Croke Park; a new poll finds support for the coalition; and Gay Byrne will be back on our screens every Friday.

# ronan-kerr - Saturday 9 April, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: A third arrest in the murder of a PSNI officer; two bodies recovered off the coast of Dublin, the US government avoids shutting down; and a hero politician.

Police arrest third man in Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

The man was detained in the Omagh area of Co Tyrone last night as the PSNI have been given extra time to question the two other men being held in connection with the murder of the police constable.

# ronan-kerr - Friday 8 April, 2011

Two men continue to be held over Ronan Kerr murder

Both men are being held in Antrim police station in connection with the murder of the PSNI constable last Saturday.

# ronan-kerr - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Second man arrested in connection with Ronan Kerr murder

Police say that as well as arresting a 40-year-old man, they have rearrested a 26-year-old man for Constable Kerr’s murder.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Anger over suggestions that Rachel Peavoy’s flat wasn’t freezing; another Gardagate tape emerges in Mayo; and is Keano heading down under?

PSNI continue to hold man in connection with arms discovery following Ronan Kerr murder

Police say the man is being held as part of the inquiry into the murder of Kerr last Saturday.

# ronan-kerr - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

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