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#Crime

# crime - Friday 14 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'It's very disappointing': Garda probe launched as TD's office covered in urine and anti-abortion graffiti Sligo

'It's very disappointing': Garda probe launched as TD's office covered in urine and anti-abortion graffiti

The incident happened after abortion legislation passed in the Seanad last night.

From TheJournal.ie Taxi driver robbed at knifepoint and vehicle stolen during late night attack in Drogheda Armed Robbery

Taxi driver robbed at knifepoint and vehicle stolen during late night attack in Drogheda

The incident happened in the Termonfeckin Road area of Drogheda last night.

# crime - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man who sexually assaulted partner while under investigation for raping her receives four-year sentence Courts

Man who sexually assaulted partner while under investigation for raping her receives four-year sentence

The final 18 months of the sentence were suspended on condition that the man undergo probation supervision.

From TheJournal.ie Convicted paedophile sentenced to life in prison for double murder of 9 year-old girls in 1986 Russell Bishop

Convicted paedophile sentenced to life in prison for double murder of 9 year-old girls in 1986

Karen Hadaway and Nicola Fellows went missing after going out to play on the evening of 9 October 1986.

From TheJournal.ie Man and woman released without charge after Dublin quays stabbing Essex Quay

Man and woman released without charge after Dublin quays stabbing

A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# crime - Monday 10 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Former Russian policeman found guilty of carrying out 56 murders, bringing total spree to 78 killings Serial Killer

Former Russian policeman found guilty of carrying out 56 murders, bringing total spree to 78 killings

The conviction makes Mikhail Popkov Russia’s worst-known serial killer of recent times.

From TheJournal.ie Man (22) found guilty of murdering Alan O'Neill Courts

Man (22) found guilty of murdering Alan O'Neill

Warren Nolan was found guilty of killing the 35 year-old in May 2015.

# crime - Saturday 8 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigating further criminal damage at Dublin building site St Cuthbert's Park

Gardaí investigating further criminal damage at Dublin building site

Last month work at the site was stopped because of anti-social behaviour.

# crime - Thursday 6 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Convict from 'respectable family' who beat man with rock in south Dublin park is jailed for five years St Enda's Park

Convict from 'respectable family' who beat man with rock in south Dublin park is jailed for five years

Keith Mooney has 26 previous convictions including burglary, assault, criminal damage and public order.

# crime - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Chemsex: How dangerous party drugs are sourced and stored in Ireland Delivery Systems

Chemsex: How dangerous party drugs are sourced and stored in Ireland

The drug G, sometimes referred to as liquid ecstasy, is becoming increasingly popular.

# crime - Friday 30 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí use thermal imaging to catch pair of robbers hiding in bushes Courts

Gardaí use thermal imaging to catch pair of robbers hiding in bushes

The men had stolen a phone, a wallet and its contents from a young man in Lusk.

# crime - Monday 26 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Two arrested after suspected New IRA weapons and ammunition found stored above hot boiler West Belfast

Two arrested after suspected New IRA weapons and ammunition found stored above hot boiler

Some of the rounds exploded during a fire which caused significant danger to local residents who were in the area.

# crime - Friday 23 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Two Dubliners to be sentenced to life in prison over murder of man killed on his way to drug deal Courts

Two Dubliners to be sentenced to life in prison over murder of man killed on his way to drug deal

Andrew Guerrine was on his way to sell diazepam tablets to an unnamed person on the night he was killed.

From TheJournal.ie Three men appear in Drogheda court accused of false imprisonment and assault Moneymore Estate

Three men appear in Drogheda court accused of false imprisonment and assault

The men were in court over an alleged incident earlier this month.

# crime - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested and gun seized in crackdown on organised crime in Limerick Firearm

Man arrested and gun seized in crackdown on organised crime in Limerick

The man was stopped by gardaí who were on patrol this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters Christopher Watts

Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

Christopher Watts pleaded guilty to killing his wife Shanann Watts and two children Bella and Celeste last August.

# crime - Monday 19 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Limerick man jailed for 17 years for raping and forming sexual relationship with teenager Courts

Limerick man jailed for 17 years for raping and forming sexual relationship with teenager

Patrick O’Dea pleaded guilty on the second day of his trial at the Central Criminal Court.

From TheJournal.ie 'Bring justice to the family': Appeal six years on from murder of Robert Sheehan in hotel carpark Bunratty

'Bring justice to the family': Appeal six years on from murder of Robert Sheehan in hotel carpark

Gardaí and Crimestoppers today urged people with information to contact them.

From TheJournal.ie Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop Blanchardstown

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop

The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.

# crime - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie CAB raids seven premises in crackdown on suspected stolen car gang and money launderers CAB

CAB raids seven premises in crackdown on suspected stolen car gang and money launderers

Gardaí described this morning’s raids as significant.

# crime - Thursday 8 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down Hate Crime

Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down

Two men have been released on bail.

# crime - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Nobody would try this if there was a garda station': Three businesses hit in morning raids in Stepaside Dublin

'Nobody would try this if there was a garda station': Three businesses hit in morning raids in Stepaside

A man in his 20s has been arrested over the robberies.

# crime - Friday 2 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I’ve been kidnapped. I’m going to be killed': A phone call no father ever wants to receive Courts

'I’ve been kidnapped. I’m going to be killed': A phone call no father ever wants to receive

Mr Justice White said there is a collective sense of shame that somebody visiting Ireland had suffered in such a vile way.

# crime - Thursday 1 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Murder investigation launched after man (30s) fatally stabbed in Kildare Athy

Murder investigation launched after man (30s) fatally stabbed in Kildare

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the attack in Athy in the early hours of the morning.

# crime - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'Why do we like reading about crime so much in Ireland? Because it offers escapism' Opinion

Opinion: 'Why do we like reading about crime so much in Ireland? Because it offers escapism'

Crime writer Sam Blake explains that writing and reading crime can help you get away from the news when it’s grim. And unlike in real life, there’ll always be a satisfying ending.

# crime - Thursday 25 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí name 59 year-old killed in Cork shooting as Derry Coakley as tributes pour in on social media Macroom

Gardaí name 59 year-old killed in Cork shooting as Derry Coakley as tributes pour in on social media

A man in his 60s was later arrested and questioned in relation to the killing.

From TheJournal.ie Luxury car, designer watches and €2k seized following searches related to Dublin gang CAB

# crime - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Armagh man accused of murdering Garda Adrian Donohoe in Louth car park to go on trial next year Killed On Duty

Armagh man accused of murdering Garda Adrian Donohoe in Louth car park to go on trial next year

The officer, a married father-of-two, was killed while on duty.

# crime - Monday 22 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí confirm murder investigation as community in 'shock and sadness' over Amanda Carroll killing Cabra

Gardaí confirm murder investigation as community in 'shock and sadness' over Amanda Carroll killing

The 33 year-old mother-of-two was discovered by a family member in her home yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 'They say time is a great healer, but it's not': Gun victim's family appeal for information about his shooting Robert Delaney

'They say time is a great healer, but it's not': Gun victim's family appeal for information about his shooting

Father-of-two Robert Delaney was left in a permanent vegetative state after being shot at his home in Dublin ten years ago.

# crime - Thursday 18 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Four arrested over killing of woman whose remains were found in 30km area of Wicklow Mountains Patricia O'connor

Four arrested over killing of woman whose remains were found in 30km area of Wicklow Mountains

62 year-old Patricia O’Connor’s remains were discovered by a member of the public in June 2017.

# crime - Thursday 11 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears Tiger Kidnapping

Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears

Susan Lawlor tied told a court how she was bundled into the backseat of her car before being driven to a field in an unknown location.

# crime - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Garda investigation launched after threat to carry out shooting at north Dublin school North Dublin

Garda investigation launched after threat to carry out shooting at north Dublin school

It is understood that threats against school staff were made on social media last night.

# crime - Monday 8 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway Shadow Economy

Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway

The seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the shadow economy.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí arrest woman (40s) in connection with Macroom stabbing Macroom

Gardaí arrest woman (40s) in connection with Macroom stabbing

The incident happened at a house at 1.30am today.

# crime - Thursday 4 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years Acid Attack

Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years

Peter Brown waited outside the shop as four other men carried out the attack.

# crime - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Disgruntled gardaí vent anger over new digital clocking-in system at Shankill meeting Crime

Disgruntled gardaí vent anger over new digital clocking-in system at Shankill meeting

Around 50 officers attended a meeting in Shankill Garda Station on Monday evening.

# crime - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Arrest over distribution of 'child sex dolls' as gardaí raid 32 premises Operation Ketch

Arrest over distribution of 'child sex dolls' as gardaí raid 32 premises

Digital material, computers and mobile phones were seized in the searches which took place over the last five days.

From TheJournal.ie 30-year-old man pleads guilty to murdering mother-of-four Samantha Walsh in Waterford city last year Courts

30-year-old man pleads guilty to murdering mother-of-four Samantha Walsh in Waterford city last year

Danny Whelan, of no fixed abode, will receive a mandatory life sentence for the crime.

# crime - Monday 1 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Particularly concerning': Minister responds to 10% rise in the number of reported sex crimes in the last year Criminal Offences

'Particularly concerning': Minister responds to 10% rise in the number of reported sex crimes in the last year

Cases of sex crimes, robbery, extortion and hijacking all saw rises in the last year.

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