This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 15 °C Thursday 4 June, 2020


# victim - Monday 16 April, 2018

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder

Police have identified the remains of seven victims from dismembered body parts found hidden inside some 20 planters belonging to the accused.

# victim - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Clondalkin teen shot in head 'involved in row with known criminal two weeks ago'

The teenager was shot in the head last night.

# victim - Monday 18 September, 2017

From The42 Paris Saint-Germain defender the victim of video blackmail plot Controversy

Paris Saint-Germain defender the victim of video blackmail plot

Four men were arrested and charged after Layvin Kurzawa was targeted.

# victim - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'I was just screaming... It felt like someone threw fire in my face': Acid attack victim

Delivery driver Jabed Hussain (32) was one of five people attacked with acid in London on Thursday.

# victim - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

From The42 'There’s been a significant campaign against me personally' - Gatland Victim

'There’s been a significant campaign against me personally' - Gatland

The Lions coach has felt targeted by the New Zealand Herald.

# victim - Monday 10 April, 2017

From The42 Ross Barkley victim of 'unprovoked attack' - lawyers Incident

Ross Barkley victim of 'unprovoked attack' - lawyers

Everton are yet to comment on the incident, which is said to have occurred hours after the player starred in their 4-2 home win over Leicester City.

# victim - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Ballymun shooting victim recently released from prison after 'knuckleduster assault'

Mistaken identity a possibility in last night’s attack.

# victim - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'He was evil as evil can be': US church shooting trial hears from survivor

Felicia Sanders spoke of telling her granddaughter to play dead as her son lay dying beside her.

# victim - Monday 28 November, 2016

'When I heard he was dead, I felt that I could finally breathe': Victim of serial paedophile speaks out on abuse

Anne Kelly detailed her experience of abuse from serial paedophile Eamon Cooke on RTÉ Radio this morning.

# victim - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Prisoner seriously injured and hospitalised after stabbing at Mountjoy

The man received serious stab wounds and cuts to the face.

# victim - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Man who hit Sikh shop assistant over the head with meat cleaver avoids jail

“He is a Sikh by religion and had to have his hair cut,” Judge Codd said. “He found that difficult.”

# victim - Friday 5 August, 2016

Malaysian rape suspect marries 14-year-old victim to avoid jail

There have been similar cases in Malaysia in the past.

# victim - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Man who launched "vicious" knife attack on former partner jailed for 14 years

Denis Leahy of Queen Street, Dublin 7 was charged with attempting to murder Rose Kenny.

# victim - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

15-year-old boy facing additional jail time for throwing paint at fellow teenager on Luas

The boy had viciously assaulted his victim one month prior to the Luas incident the court heard today.

# victim - Friday 17 June, 2016

Woman abused by Eamon Cooke as a child says he 'had it in him' to kill Philip Cairns

“I don’t know if he did kill Philip Cairns or not, but he certainly had it in him.”

# victim - Thursday 19 May, 2016

"I was telling him not to leave me" - Tributes to Bataclan victim as verdict delivered Nick Alexander This post contains videos

"I was telling him not to leave me" - Tributes to Bataclan victim as verdict delivered

Nick Alexander’s death will be recorded as an ‘unlawful killing’.

# victim - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Brendan O'Carroll donates €32,000 to family of pregnant crash victim

The woman’s baby survived the crash and was born premature at 32 weeks.

# victim - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Hero's funeral for California shooting victim who shielded co-worker

The family of Shannon Johnson were handed a US flag at his funeral service today.

# victim - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Family found safe and well after tiger kidnapping

A ransom was handed over.

# victim - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Woman jailed for knocking down mum of two, leaving her with brain injury

Jayne Kearney was almost three times the legal limit at the time.

# victim - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Victim of attempted murder on Falls Road urged to come forward

The information came to light in appeals for information on two murders.

# victim - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

From The42 Germany star Bastian Schweinsteiger meets family of Berkeley victim Tribute

Germany star Bastian Schweinsteiger meets family of Berkeley victim

The Man United star is in Dublin ahead of the world champions’ clash with Ireland tomorrow

# victim - Monday 10 August, 2015

Two people stabbed to death at Ikea store in Sweden

The attack took place in the store’s kitchen accessories section.

# victim - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Funeral of second Laois crash victim takes place

Angela Kelly and Martin Brophy were also killed in the incident.

# victim - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Frances Fitzgerald's new crime bill: What's in it - and what will it mean for victims?

Planned new laws would give victims the right to information about their cases…

# victim - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Brendan Smyth victim: 'I could have been saved'

Rose said she would consider taking legal action against gardaí who were aware of his abuse.

# victim - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Alleged rape victim was accused of crying on cue during cross-examination

The woman has been awarded €13,500 after the European Court of Human Rights ruled she was mistreated during the course of her trial.

# victim - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Trafficked woman was locked into cannabis growhouse from the outside

A court today found gardaí failed to identify the woman as a victim of human trafficking.

# victim - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Some data recovered - but as yet we don't have "the slightest explanation" for the crash

The plane, carrying 144 passengers, plunged for eight minutes before hitting the side of a mountain – with no survivors.

# victim - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Police bullets killed Sydney siege hostage Katrina Dawson

The inquest into December’s café siege has heard that the mum of three was killed by fragments from a police bullet or bullets.

# victim - Sunday 30 November, 2014

"Justice should heal" - Voices of sexual crime victims and perpetrators should be heard

UCD research argues for the benefit of restorative justice.

# victim - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Ambulance comes under attack while crew treats assault victim

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

# victim - Monday 17 November, 2014

Attacker tried to strangle sex assault victim with belt

Gardaí are renewing their appeal for information on tonight’s Crimecall.

# victim - Monday 3 November, 2014

The Disappeared: Body found in Meath bog confirmed as that of Brendan Megraw

DNA tests have positively confirmed the IRA victim’s identity.

# victim - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The42 Snapshot: Here's Giorgio Chiellini's shoulder after his 'run-in' with Luis Suarez Antipasto

Snapshot: Here's Giorgio Chiellini's shoulder after his 'run-in' with Luis Suarez

Obviously, we haven’t seen the defender’s shoulder very often, but they look like bite-marks to us.

# victim - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# victim - Monday 14 April, 2014

Woman 'badly shaken' after being dragged out of car by hijackers

The car was found burned out a short time later.

# victim - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Cork judge agrees child rapist can be named

51-year-old Gerard Williams from Churchfield in Cork was sentenced to four years in prison this month for raping a 12-year-old girl at a funfair in 1989.

# victim - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

'My father was a thug and a bully': Applause for Senator after domestic abuse speech Domestic Violence This post contains videos

'My father was a thug and a bully': Applause for Senator after domestic abuse speech

The Fine Gael Senator received a round of applause from colleagues after an emotional contribution to the committee hearing this evening.

1 2