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A 26-year-old man has been charged in connection with a firearms and drug seizure in Dublin after he allegedly threw a bag of heroin out of his apartment window.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019
Gardaí have seized guns and drugs in a raid in Dublin today.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
The United States is a world leader in mass shootings. In less than 24 hours, two mass shootings by single individuals, have left dozens of people dead, writeand .
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
Two loaded firearms and a quarter of a million euro worth of drugs have been seized in Dublin.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Gardaí in Dublin have made 14 arrests and seized €42,000 worth of drugs in a four-day operation which finished today.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
The Supreme Court has declared unconstitutional a law requiring that a mandatory five-year minimum sentence be imposed on some persons convicted under a section of the Firearms Act.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
The operation was carried out as part of ongoing investigations targeting the activities of organised criminal groups in west Dublin by the K-District Community Action team, who cover Finglas, Blanchardstown and Cabra.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2019
Gun-related deaths in the US last year reached a 40-year high, according to a new report.
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018
A man in his 40s has been arrested following the seizure of a number of apparent homemade firearms and a quantity of ammunition in Co. Kerry.
Fri, 30 Nov, 2018
The new tolerance in the US for bigoted commentary is behind the increase in anti-Semitic violence. It is why 11 Jews were killed in a synagogue this week, says
Wed, 31 Oct, 2018
The New York Police Department has reported that the city experienced its first shooting-free weekend in a quarter of a century.
Tue, 16 Oct, 2018
Four members of a Romanian organised crime group, suspected of carrying out commercial burglaries nationwide, have been arrested under anti-gang legislation.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
An "irresponsible" local advert featuring air guns and knives on promotion has been banned in the UK amid concerns about mounting violent crime.
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018
Gun deaths worldwide total about 250,000 yearly and the US is among six countries that make up half of those fatalities, a study has found.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018
A number of guns have been found at a building site in Dublin.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2018
A man is due in court this morning in connection with a firearms seizure in Dublin last Friday.
Mon, 02 Apr, 2018
Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has called for the repeal of the Second Amendment to allow for significant gun control legislation.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
"They love their guns more than our children."
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018
Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has been formally charged with 17 counts of first-degree murder.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2018
US President Donald Trump has endorsed stricter gun control measures, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing a broader range of weapons than at present.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018
From marksmanship classes following the Civil War, the NRA has grown into a beast that decries any talk of gun control, writes
Wed, 08 Nov, 2017
The Republican-led Senate has voted to block an Obama-era regulation that would prevent an estimated 75,000 people with mental disorders from being able to purchase a firearm.
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017
Alligator and crocodile heads, ivory tusks, guns, and swords were among the weird, wonderful and downright dangerous items seized in the mail last year.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2017
A local man contacted gardaí after discovering a weapons cache, which included a machine gun, last Wednesday night, gardaí have revealed.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
A man in his 30's has been arrested after a guns and ammunition seizure on Dublin's northside
Tue, 13 Dec, 2016
An unemployed courier who was caught with guns, ammunition and just over €480,000 worth of ecstasy tablets and cocaine has been jailed for six years.
Wed, 16 Nov, 2016
A terrified US woman called her husband from the dark boot of a moving car to say she had been overpowered at a highway rest stop before she was found dead.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2016
A female student has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after shooting and injuring another female student inside a high school in Texas, according to the local sheriff.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2016
Sat, 27 Aug, 2016
A man will appear in court in connection with the seizure of a submachine gun and drugs in Dublin.
Thu, 25 Aug, 2016
Drugs and firearms have been seized in Dublin.
Mon, 22 Aug, 2016
Mon, 01 Aug, 2016
A number of shots have been fired at a house on Dublin's northside.
Sun, 10 Jul, 2016
Three University of Texas professors have filed an action in federal court in a bid to halt a state law that lets people with concealed handgun licences bring pistols into classrooms, saying the measure would have a chilling effect on academic freedom.
Sat, 09 Jul, 2016
A divided US senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns, only a week after Orlando’s mass shooting intensified pressure on lawmakers to act but knotted them in gridlock anyway — even over restricting firearms for terrorists.
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016
American President Barack Obama has asked American parents to speak to their children about the dangers of guns.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2016
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