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# shotgun - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Suspected sawn-off shotgun and ammunition discovered near Cork cemetery

The suspected shotgun and ammunition have been sent for ballistic analysis.

# shotgun - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Investigation launched after off-duty police officer confronted at home by masked man with shot-gun

The attempted murder is being investigated by the PSNI in Fermanagh.

# shotgun - Monday 26 August, 2019

Juvenile remains in custody over shotgun seizure in Drogheda

A man in his 40s who was also arrested has been released without charge.

# shotgun - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Window smashed after shots fired at house in north Dublin overnight

The shots were fired at a house in the Shangan Terrace area of Ballymun at around 2.55am.

# shotgun - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Two firearms and ammunition found by gardaí after search of two cars in Dublin

The firearms have been removed from the scene for ballistic and forensic examination.

# shotgun - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Loaded shotgun discovered in undergrowth at west Dublin housing estate

The discovery was made in the Sheephill Estate yesterday.

# shotgun - Friday 21 September, 2018

One arrested after shotgun rounds and €489,000 worth of drugs seized during raid on Dublin home

The seizure was made following the search of a property in west Dublin.

# shotgun - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Shotgun, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized in Tallaght

A man in his late teens has been arrested.

# shotgun - Friday 16 March, 2018

# shotgun - Monday 13 November, 2017

Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence

The woman described how she felt sorry for her father, who she said had lost everything because of his decisions.

# shotgun - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Man arrested over shooting incident in Co Cork village overnight

It’s reported a dog was shot in the incident in the village of Newmarket.

# shotgun - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

# shotgun - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Man who fired 37 shotgun rounds at gardaí jailed for 10 years

Patrick Kinch said he wanted to die in “a blaze of glory”.

# shotgun - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Investigation launched after shot fired at a home in west Dublin last night

Gardaí are appealing for information.

# shotgun - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Man who pointed unloaded shotgun at garda has jail term increased

Warren Nolan also pleaded guilty to possessing drugs and driving dangerously.

# shotgun - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Man and woman arrested at checkpoint after shotgun found in their car

Ammunition was also found during a search of the car.

# shotgun - Friday 19 February, 2016

Police appeal for public help three months after man shot in the head with shotgun

The man survived the shooting but is still in a critical condition in hospital.

# shotgun - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Helicopter chase after armed robbery on a post office

Three men are currently being held in connection with the incident.

# shotgun - Friday 20 November, 2015

Man describes son being punched in the face during home invasion

A new UTV Ireland documentary takes a look at rural crime around the country.

# shotgun - Monday 20 April, 2015

Two armed robberies at post offices in Louth and Kilkenny

Gardaí confronted armed men in Louth and arrested a man after a struggle.

# shotgun - Monday 2 March, 2015

Eleven-year-old boy shot as men ransack home

The boy was brought to Tallaght Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# shotgun - Friday 16 January, 2015

Case of mistaken identity sees two families attacked by burglars

The occupants of the house were thought to be wealthy restaurant owners.

# shotgun - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Over 96,000 new cars were sold in Ireland last year

Could sales break through the 100,000 mark in 2015?

# shotgun - Monday 15 December, 2014

Learner drivers jailed for driving alone this year

Over 630 people have been fined so far in 2014.

# shotgun - Monday 24 November, 2014

Buzzard shot and left for dead in Westmeath

“This poor bird must have been in agony until it was found and given pain relief.”

# shotgun - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

32-year-old Irish woman shot dead in London

A man has been arrested and charged with Leeann Foley’s murder.

# shotgun - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Man shot in broad daylight in his front garden at Dublin estate

The shooting occurred at about 3.45pm in Belcamp Grove.

# shotgun - 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.

# shotgun - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Man injured following shots fired at houses in Dublin overnight

The man in his 30s was taken to hospital but has since been released.

# shotgun - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Man due in court over shotgun murder of 66-year-old woman

Mary Dargan died at the scene of yesterday’s attack, while her 27-year-old daughter was also injured.

Man still in custody over Tallaght shotgun attack

A young girl in the house was ‘thrown out of a downstairs window’ by her mother

# shotgun - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

12 arrested and 8 shotguns seized in garda operation targeting burglary gang

Items such as jewellery, cash and electronic goods were seized in the operation spanning three counties.

# shotgun - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes

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

# shotgun - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Cannabis, heroin, cocaine and a sawn-off shotgun seized in Leixlip

Two men, aged 58 and 20, were arrested at the scene.

# shotgun - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Shotgun and drugs found during garda searches over Johnson murder

Dean Johnson was killed in August 2013. Two people were arrested in connection with yesterday’s searches.

# shotgun - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Pump-action shotgun found by gardaí investigating foiled robbery

Five men remain in custody in connection with the attempted raid at the home of a businessman in Glounthaune, east Cork.

Two men arrested as shotgun and methedrone found in Antrim

The men, both aged 29, are currently assisting detectives at Antrim police station

# shotgun - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Male released over seizure of firearm and drugs in Dublin

Gardai recovered a sawn-off shotgun along with a number of cartridges and €200,000 worth of illegal drugs when they searched a car in Jobstown area during the week.

# shotgun - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Teen arrested as sawn-off shotgun and drugs seized in Tallaght

Gardaí arrested the man in his late teens in the Jobstown area of the south Dublin suburb this evening.

Sawn-off shotgun and drugs seized in Sligo search

Gardaí carried out the search as part of an investigation into organised crime in Sligo.

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