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# violent - Saturday 10 November, 2018

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

# violent - Thursday 2 March, 2017

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

Top-flight Argentine club robbed at gunpoint before training

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

# violent - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

# violent - Sunday 7 February, 2016

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

23 police officers injured in Bundesliga riot

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

# violent - Friday 15 March, 2013

PSNI warn public about 'high risk violent offender'

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

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

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

# violent - Friday 21 September, 2012

At least 15 dead in Pakistan after violent demonstrations

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 This post contains images

# violent - Monday 13 February, 2012

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

Harmless: McGeeney not expecting action after Clones scuffle

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

From The Daily Edge We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton Childbirth This post contains a poll

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

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