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# police - Friday 11 May, 2018

Suspect in custody after reports of shots at California high school
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Suspect in custody after reports of shots at California high school

May 11th 2018, 5:08 PM 9,318 Views 9 Comments

Police responded to reports of shots fired just as students were to attend classes.

# police - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Ireland comparing critical incident plans with senior police from 35 European countries
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Ireland comparing critical incident plans with senior police from 35 European countries

May 5th 2018, 6:15 AM 7,577 Views 20 Comments

Assistant Commissioner of the Dublin Metropolitan Region Patrick Leahy said, “We have a plan and we think we’re ready.”

# police - Thursday 3 May, 2018

WATCH: Police enter shooter's hotel room after worst mass shooting in modern US history
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WATCH: Police enter shooter's hotel room after worst mass shooting in modern US history

May 3rd 2018, 7:43 AM 44,301 Views 17 Comments

Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and injured hundreds more on 1 October 2017.

# police - Sunday 29 April, 2018

10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found
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10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found

Apr 29th 2018, 6:34 PM 7,951 Views 11 Comments

Three men were arrested following the discovery.

'No excuse for taking law into own hands': Two wanted men taken to hospital after assault
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'No excuse for taking law into own hands': Two wanted men taken to hospital after assault

Apr 29th 2018, 10:36 AM 41,959 Views 0 Comments

The two men were detained by members of the public.

# police - Friday 27 April, 2018

Police in US investigate possible link between severed heads found 240km apart
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Police in US investigate possible link between severed heads found 240km apart

Apr 27th 2018, 7:20 AM 30,308 Views 40 Comments

The women’s heads were found in plastic bags in Texas and Louisiana.

# police - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

72-year-old man arrested on suspicion of being 'Golden State Killer' of the '70s and '80s
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72-year-old man arrested on suspicion of being 'Golden State Killer' of the '70s and '80s

Apr 25th 2018, 10:45 PM 68,814 Views 18 Comments

The ‘Golden State Killer’ terrorised California in the 70s and 80s.

# police - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Peru police hunt for men wanted in connection with lynching of Canadian man suspected of killing elderly shaman
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Peru police hunt for men wanted in connection with lynching of Canadian man suspected of killing elderly shaman

Apr 24th 2018, 10:45 PM 20,908 Views 21 Comments

Grisly footage of the man’s death at the hands of a mob has been widely circulated on social media.

12-year-old Australian boy steals family credit card to fly to Bali alone
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# On The Run

12-year-old Australian boy steals family credit card to fly to Bali alone

Apr 24th 2018, 4:13 PM 32,355 Views 41 Comments

The boy ran away from his Sydney home after a row with his mother.

# police - Monday 23 April, 2018

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto
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9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto

Apr 23rd 2018, 10:14 PM 135,958 Views 130 Comments

The vehicle fled the scene, but the driver was later arrested.

# police - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Burglar slaps woman in face before stealing money and wedding ring
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# Coalisland

Burglar slaps woman in face before stealing money and wedding ring

Apr 22nd 2018, 2:17 PM 22,015 Views 12 Comments

The woman is said to be “badly shocked” after the incident.

# police - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Three-year-old boy drowns in 'tragic accident' at swimming pool
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Three-year-old boy drowns in 'tragic accident' at swimming pool

Apr 21st 2018, 2:59 PM 46,751 Views 12 Comments

Police are investigating the incident.

# police - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after discovery of man's body
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Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after discovery of man's body

Apr 19th 2018, 7:21 AM 7,100 Views 0 Comments

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

# police - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Six arrested as gardaí seize €250k in cash in international money laundering operation
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# Drug Trafficking

Six arrested as gardaí seize €250k in cash in international money laundering operation

Apr 17th 2018, 2:05 PM 26,019 Views 25 Comments

The gang is suspected of trafficking drugs to Australia and then laundering the proceeds back to Ireland.

Two teenagers (16) arrested in connection with murder of homeless man in Derry
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Two teenagers (16) arrested in connection with murder of homeless man in Derry

Apr 17th 2018, 10:07 AM 12,378 Views 7 Comments

The body of Polish national Piotr Krowka was found on 3 April.

# police - Sunday 15 April, 2018

'This is how we catch them': Inside the garda unit cracking down on burglars in Limerick
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# Crackdown

'This is how we catch them': Inside the garda unit cracking down on burglars in Limerick

Apr 15th 2018, 12:05 AM 37,281 Views 0 Comments

There have been 11 arrests in less than a week.

# police - Friday 13 April, 2018

Hundreds protest outside UK hospital where terminally ill boy's life support to be turned off
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# Alfie Evans

Hundreds protest outside UK hospital where terminally ill boy's life support to be turned off

Apr 13th 2018, 8:48 AM 20,809 Views 50 Comments

A date to switch off the life support for Alfie Evans has been set following a legal battle.

# police - Monday 9 April, 2018

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London
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Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London

Apr 9th 2018, 10:23 AM 27,124 Views 41 Comments

The incident occurred early this morning.

# police - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Two 17-year-olds arrested after 18-year-old man dies in 50th London murder of the year
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Two 17-year-olds arrested after 18-year-old man dies in 50th London murder of the year

Apr 5th 2018, 11:40 AM 17,239 Views 75 Comments

London’s murder rate has overtaken New York City’s.

# police - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

YouTube shooter was 'vegan-themed content creator' who hated the company
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# Nasim Aghdam

YouTube shooter was 'vegan-themed content creator' who hated the company

Apr 4th 2018, 7:12 AM 84,308 Views 106 Comments

39-year-old Nasim Aghdam entered the offices of the social media giant in the city of San Bruno and opened fire.

# police - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Nine arrested after clashes with police at illegal Easter parade in Lurgan
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Nine arrested after clashes with police at illegal Easter parade in Lurgan

Apr 1st 2018, 6:45 PM 17,490 Views 0 Comments

The eight masked men, with ages ranging from 30-48, were dressed in paramilitary-style uniforms.

# police - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Irish boy (10) holidaying with family killed by hit-and-run driver in Tenerife
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# Adeje

Irish boy (10) holidaying with family killed by hit-and-run driver in Tenerife

Mar 31st 2018, 1:25 PM 60,943 Views 11 Comments

The youngster was rushed to hospital after being critically injured on Thursday evening.

# police - Friday 30 March, 2018

Unarmed black man killed by police was shot 7 times in back, autopsy finds
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# Sacramento

Unarmed black man killed by police was shot 7 times in back, autopsy finds

Mar 30th 2018, 9:20 PM 38,571 Views 81 Comments

The death of Stephon Clark has led to mass unrest in Sacramento, California.

Russia escalates action against European countries as it puts UK diplomats on notice
# Skripal Poisoning
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# Skripal Poisoning

Russia escalates action against European countries as it puts UK diplomats on notice

Mar 30th 2018, 2:20 PM 21,517 Views 99 Comments

Yulia Skripal, meanwhile, is “rapidly improving” in her condition in hospital.

# police - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Photos released of four family members who died in Fermanagh fire
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Photos released of four family members who died in Fermanagh fire

Mar 28th 2018, 4:55 PM 18,216 Views 0 Comments

A 27-year-old man has been charged with four counts of murder and one count of arson.

# police - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Thousands protest in Barcelona after ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont arrested
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Thousands protest in Barcelona after ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont arrested

Mar 25th 2018, 6:40 PM 22,934 Views 131 Comments

Carles Puigdemont will appear before a German court tomorrow.

Car 'deliberately' driven into group of teenagers in Glasgow - police
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# Attempted Murder

Car 'deliberately' driven into group of teenagers in Glasgow - police

Mar 25th 2018, 4:38 PM 31,241 Views 19 Comments

Scottish police are treating the incident as attempted murder.

# police - Friday 23 March, 2018

Police officer who strangled wife texted her to make it look like he didn't know she was dead
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# Manchester

Police officer who strangled wife texted her to make it look like he didn't know she was dead

Mar 23rd 2018, 6:52 PM 28,231 Views 0 Comments

Darren McKie killed his wife after she found out he had applied for loans in her name.

# police - Monday 19 March, 2018

Man (21) charged with attempted murder after car rams into Kent nightclub
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Man (21) charged with attempted murder after car rams into Kent nightclub

Mar 19th 2018, 1:41 PM 11,267 Views 0 Comments

The car hit at least 13 people who were on the dancefloor, police said.

# police - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Solicitor says child sexual exploitation allegations in UK town 'tip of the iceberg'
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Solicitor says child sexual exploitation allegations in UK town 'tip of the iceberg'

Mar 13th 2018, 10:42 PM 21,409 Views 92 Comments

Nazir Afzal – who has overseen similar high profile cases in the UK – said he knew “more would come out”.

# police - Monday 12 March, 2018

Man who was found slumped in car was shot in head
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Man who was found slumped in car was shot in head

Mar 12th 2018, 9:43 PM 33,376 Views 9 Comments

The PSNI has appealed for information.

# police - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Spy poisoning in Britain: Who stands to gain?
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# Attempted Murder

Spy poisoning in Britain: Who stands to gain?

Mar 10th 2018, 8:15 AM 8,776 Views 34 Comments

Sergei Skripal, 66 moved to Britain in a 2010 spy swap.

# police - Friday 9 March, 2018

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious
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# Salisbury

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious

Mar 9th 2018, 11:45 AM 12,616 Views 72 Comments

Russia has said the claim it poisoned Sergei Skripal is ‘propaganda’.

# police - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Woman found dead in London, husband and children found dead in Sussex
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Woman found dead in London, husband and children found dead in Sussex

Mar 6th 2018, 1:37 PM 69,042 Views 16 Comments

A murder investigation has been launched.

# police - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Police still trying to confirm number of victims after 'ferocious' house fire
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# Fermanagh

Police still trying to confirm number of victims after 'ferocious' house fire

Feb 28th 2018, 1:18 PM 13,177 Views 1 Comment

The PSNI said the fire in Fermanagh has led to a “very complex crime scene”.

# police - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Police believe house fire that killed three people was started deliberately
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# Man Arrested

Police believe house fire that killed three people was started deliberately

Feb 27th 2018, 1:10 PM 28,734 Views 3 Comments

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in Fermanagh.

# police - Monday 26 February, 2018

Five people dead after explosion in Leicester
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Five people dead after explosion in Leicester

Feb 26th 2018, 2:25 PM 92,186 Views 28 Comments

The cause of the explosion is not yet known, but police have said there is no evidence it’s linked to terrorism.

# police - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Police investigating the murder of a man in front of his family make arrest
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# West Belfast

Police investigating the murder of a man in front of his family make arrest

Feb 21st 2018, 10:16 PM 7,734 Views 2 Comments

The man was arrested in the Poleglass area of West Belfast under the Terrorism Act earlier today.

# police - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Arson attack on house of man with severe learning difficulties condemned as 'sickening'
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# Petrol Bomb

Arson attack on house of man with severe learning difficulties condemned as 'sickening'

Feb 18th 2018, 3:30 PM 17,424 Views 20 Comments

The PSNI said it could have been dealing with a murder scene.

# police - Friday 16 February, 2018

Dissident republicans believed to have been behind murder of man in Belfast
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# West Belfast

Dissident republicans believed to have been behind murder of man in Belfast

Feb 16th 2018, 7:53 AM 9,791 Views 27 Comments

Raymond Johnston (28) was shot dead in his living room in front of his partner and 11-year-old child on Tuesday evening.