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#Violent

# violent - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Prison service defends luxuries in new violence reduction unit for country's most dangerous inmates
# Violence Reduction
# Violence Reduction

Prison service defends luxuries in new violence reduction unit for country's most dangerous inmates

Nov 10th 2018, 8:30 AM 22,416 Views 77 Comments

‘If they don’t experience some normality in prison how are they going to behave normally outside?’

# violent - Monday 9 July, 2018

Retired garda awarded €9,000 for injuries suffered when arresting 'violent drunk' in 2013
# Cavan
# Cavan

Retired garda awarded €9,000 for injuries suffered when arresting 'violent drunk' in 2013

Jul 9th 2018, 3:37 PM 16,621 Views 11 Comments

Garda Gary Tobin had been knocked to the ground, injuring his lower back and right leg.

# violent - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Police appeal after elderly cancer patient violently mugged in London
# London Met Police
# London Met Police

Police appeal after elderly cancer patient violently mugged in London

Sep 28th 2017, 7:24 AM 21,853 Views 30 Comments

The man was dragged to the ground by three men who pinned him down before forcibly removing his personal jewellery.

# violent - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Pictures: Violent protests in east London after 20-year-old dies after being chased by police
# Dalston
# Dalston

Pictures: Violent protests in east London after 20-year-old dies after being chased by police

Jul 29th 2017, 1:37 PM 37,301 Views 123 Comments

Bottles were thrown and mattresses were set on fire as the riot police stepped in at the scene in Dalston.

# violent - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'He pinned my arms down and he strangled me': Couple with challenged son call for more support
# Disability
# Disability

'He pinned my arms down and he strangled me': Couple with challenged son call for more support

Jun 29th 2017, 9:55 PM 25,542 Views 21 Comments

Edel Dooley and her husband Anton spoke this morning on RTÉ’s Today with Sean O’Rourke about their eight-year-old son Jacob.

# violent - Monday 19 June, 2017

Man who tied up and raped woman at gaming convention jailed for 12 years
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man who tied up and raped woman at gaming convention jailed for 12 years

Jun 19th 2017, 5:02 PM 28,958 Views 36 Comments

The court heard Keith Hearne carried out “a series of extremely violent sexual offences”.

# violent - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Top-flight Argentine club robbed at gunpoint before training
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

Top-flight Argentine club robbed at gunpoint before training

Mar 2nd 2017, 9:32 AM 3,060 Views 1 Comment

Buenos Aires-based Defensa y Justicia are currently 19th in the 30-team Primera Division.

# violent - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Ex-LOI defender Ken Oman handed 6-match ban for elbow that knocked out opponent's teeth
# Violent
From The42
# Violent

Ex-LOI defender Ken Oman handed 6-match ban for elbow that knocked out opponent's teeth

Dec 14th 2016, 3:00 PM 14,981 Views 13 Comments

The Portadown centre-half will also have to pay a fine of £100 after retrospective action was taken.

# violent - Thursday 28 July, 2016

'Violent, evil' Limerick man sentenced to five years for robbing tourist at knifepoint on St Patrick's Day
# Multiple Convictions
# Multiple Convictions

'Violent, evil' Limerick man sentenced to five years for robbing tourist at knifepoint on St Patrick's Day

Jul 28th 2016, 6:05 AM 18,228 Views 30 Comments

The man has a previous conviction for role in the shooting of a man in 2006.

# violent - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Violent criminals can judge potential victims based on their walk
# In The Shadows
# In The Shadows

Violent criminals can judge potential victims based on their walk

Jul 9th 2016, 7:30 PM 34,347 Views 53 Comments

The worrying study found that the criminals can rate an individual’s vulnerability based on their gait. .

# violent - Sunday 7 February, 2016

23 police officers injured in Bundesliga riot
# I Predict A Riot
From The42
# I Predict A Riot

23 police officers injured in Bundesliga riot

Feb 7th 2016, 12:21 PM 5,678 Views 2 Comments

There were ugly scenes after Schalke’s clash with Wolfsburg.

# violent - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Child's skeleton found in suitcase was daughter of murdered woman found 1,100 km away
# Australia
# Australia

Child's skeleton found in suitcase was daughter of murdered woman found 1,100 km away

Oct 21st 2015, 6:09 PM 38,037 Views 7 Comments

The baby girl’s mother’s remains were found five years ago on the far side of the country.

# violent - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Woman in cow-print onesie holds man at gunpoint in 3am robbery
# Early Hours
# Early Hours

Woman in cow-print onesie holds man at gunpoint in 3am robbery

Aug 6th 2015, 10:47 AM 18,627 Views 37 Comments

She threatened the man, aged 20, from the inside of a blue Volkswagen Golf.

# violent - Friday 24 July, 2015

Teen imprisoned for violently mugging man and taking his college thesis
# Courts
# Courts

Teen imprisoned for violently mugging man and taking his college thesis

Jul 24th 2015, 6:01 AM 19,000 Views 35 Comments

The victim had worked on the thesis for six months.

# violent - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Spate of attacks on elderly who are being tied up, gagged and attacked in their own homes
# Vulnerable
# Vulnerable

Spate of attacks on elderly who are being tied up, gagged and attacked in their own homes

Feb 18th 2015, 1:05 PM 14,276 Views 47 Comments

Age Action says neighbours need to play a role in preventing attacks.

# violent - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Man hospitalised after being attacked and robbed at his home
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Man hospitalised after being attacked and robbed at his home

Feb 10th 2015, 3:22 PM 18,705 Views 24 Comments

The man sustained head injuries in the assault yesterday evening.

# violent - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Man who attacked women for gold had pics on his phone linking him to the crimes
# London
# London

Man who attacked women for gold had pics on his phone linking him to the crimes

Dec 17th 2014, 7:20 PM 23,721 Views 32 Comments

He would sit on public transport assessing his target and what jewellery they were wearing and attack them a short time after.

# violent - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Do we need to change the law on dangerous dogs?
# Barks Worse Than Their Bite
# Barks Worse Than Their Bite

Do we need to change the law on dangerous dogs?

Oct 12th 2014, 8:45 AM 17,436 Views 110 Comments

An online petition calling for a change in legislation has received over 10,000 supporters online.

# violent - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Palestinian teen 'burned alive', post-mortem suggests
# Israel
# Israel

Palestinian teen 'burned alive', post-mortem suggests

Jul 5th 2014, 2:49 PM 12,614 Views 74 Comments

Mohammed Abu Khdeir was buried on Friday at a funeral attended by thousands of people.

# violent - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Belfast man shot in both arms and both legs
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Belfast man shot in both arms and both legs

Feb 26th 2014, 8:31 PM 11,909 Views 19 Comments

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

# violent - Friday 15 March, 2013

PSNI warn public about 'high risk violent offender'
# Warning
# Warning

PSNI warn public about 'high risk violent offender'

Mar 15th 2013, 8:40 PM 18,856 Views 43 Comments

Police said 18-year-old Casey Morgan poses a high risk of causing serious harm.

# violent - Monday 4 March, 2013

Domestic violence survivor wins High Court immigration case
# Immigration
# Immigration

Domestic violence survivor wins High Court immigration case

Mar 4th 2013, 4:55 PM 8,883 Views 49 Comments

The woman had been married to an EU national, but left him after being subjected to serious abuse. She has now won her right to stay in the country.

# violent - Monday 24 December, 2012

India: PM urges calm as anger rages over gang-rape
# India
# India

India: PM urges calm as anger rages over gang-rape

Dec 24th 2012, 9:56 AM 7,692 Views 8 Comments

Manmohan Singh said that he “will ensure justice is delivered”.

# violent - Friday 21 September, 2012

At least 15 dead in Pakistan after violent demonstrations
# Protests
# Protests

At least 15 dead in Pakistan after violent demonstrations

Sep 21st 2012, 6:03 PM 2,996 Views 33 Comments

French embassies, consulates, cultural centres and schools were shut in 20 Muslim countries today amid fears they would be targeted by protests against a French magazine.

# violent - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK
# Banned
# Banned

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK

Feb 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 20,792 Views 17 Comments

Are you offended?

# violent - Monday 13 February, 2012

Harmless: McGeeney not expecting action after Clones scuffle
# Shemozzle
From The42
# Shemozzle

Harmless: McGeeney not expecting action after Clones scuffle

Feb 13th 2012, 4:04 PM 379 Views 0 Comments

Neither Kieran McGeeney or Eamonn McEnaney feel that yesterday’s flashpoint at St Tiernach’s Park will warrant further review from the CCCC.

# violent - Friday 13 May, 2011

We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton
# Childbirth
From The Daily Edge
# Childbirth

We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton

May 13th 2011, 9:01 AM 2,466 Views 4 Comments

Star of We Need To Talk About Kevin stokes controversy by claiming childbirth is “violent” and “murderous”.