Four remanded in custody charged with abduction and torture of Kevin Lunney

Four remanded in custody charged with abduction and torture of Kevin Lunney

The men face charges of assault causing harm and false imprisonment.

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Garda chief: Lunney case shows rule of law is being upheld in border region

Garda chief: Lunney case shows rule of law is being upheld in border region

Drew Harris said a permanent armed Garda support unit is to be set up in Cavan to tackle border crime

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Kevin Lunney abduction charges: Gardaí object to bail, citing potential witness intimidation

Kevin Lunney abduction charges: Gardaí object to bail, citing potential witness intimidation

Four men have appeared in court charged with the assault and false imprisonment of Kevin Lunney.

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Four men due in court in connection with Kevin Lunney abduction

Four men due in court in connection with Kevin Lunney abduction

Four men are due to appear in court later this morning in connection with the abduction of Kevin Lunney.

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Gardaí continue to question four men in connection with Kevin Lunney abduction

Gardaí continue to question four men in connection with Kevin Lunney abduction

Four men remain in Garda custody this morning in connection with the abduction and torture of Kevin Lunney.

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Arrests in Kevin Lunney torture probe rise to four

Arrests in Kevin Lunney torture probe rise to four

Gardaí have made four further arrests in relation to the abduction of Kevin Lunney.

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PSNI chief meets businessman Kevin Lunney who was abducted and tortured

PSNI chief meets businessman Kevin Lunney who was abducted and tortured

Kevin Lunney suffered life-changing injuries after he was taken from near his Co Fermanagh home and assaulted.

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Taoiseach backs priest’s anti-violence stance over Kevin Lunney attack

Taoiseach backs priest’s anti-violence stance over Kevin Lunney attack

Fr Oliver O’Reilly previously described a ‘long reign of terror’ hanging over the Cavan-Fermanagh area and urged those involved to end the wrongdoing.

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Gangster ‘Dublin Jimmy’ died from cardiac event after arrest, inquest told

Gangster ‘Dublin Jimmy’ died from cardiac event after arrest, inquest told

Cyril McGuinness collapsed while police searched a house he was staying in on November 8.

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Two men and woman arrested in Kevin Lunney investigation released

Two men and woman arrested in Kevin Lunney investigation released

The three people arrested by gardaí in connection with the abduction of Kevin Lunney last month have been released from Garda custody.

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Pressure mounts on Kevin Lunney kidnap gang following arrests

Pressure mounts on Kevin Lunney kidnap gang following arrests

Pressure is mounting on gang members involved in planning and executing the abduction of businessman Kevin Lunney following the arrest of three people suspected of being on the fringes of the crime.

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Gardaí investigating Kevin Lunney abduction arrest two men and a woman

Gardaí investigating Kevin Lunney abduction arrest two men and a woman

Three people have been arrested as part of the investigation into the abduction and torture of Kevin Lunney.

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Charlie Flanagan rejects claims gardaí turning blind eye to border conflict

Charlie Flanagan rejects claims gardaí turning blind eye to border conflict

The Justice Minister has rejected claims that gardaí have been turning a blind eye to conflict in border areas in recent years.

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Kevin Lunney abduction ‘reminiscent’ of paramilitary attacks – Varadkar

Kevin Lunney abduction ‘reminiscent’ of paramilitary attacks – Varadkar

Leo Varadkar made the comments after meeting the directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings on Sunday.

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Quinn executive: Police examining 'substantial evidential trail' in intimidation investigation

Quinn executive: Police examining 'substantial evidential trail' in intimidation investigation

Speaking on RTÉ's Today with Sean O'Rourke, Mr McCartin confirmed weekend reports that he had received threats that his “blood would be left on the walls” if he didn't take certain business decisions.

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D'Arcy comments not the view of Government, Donohoe insists

D'Arcy comments not the view of Government, Donohoe insists

Mr D'Arcy has ignored calls to apologise to gardaí for the controversial comments.

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'We can affirm the commitment of our members' - Garda body hit back at D'Arcy comments

'We can affirm the commitment of our members' - Garda body hit back at D'Arcy comments

The junior minister said the attack on Kevin Lunney should have been dealt with "sooner and better at that level" by senior gardaí.

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'This campaign of intimidation is not over' -  Quinn executive agrees with controversial TD garda comments

'This campaign of intimidation is not over' - Quinn executive agrees with controversial TD garda comments

“We did have sustained attacks against us, there were a number of incidents that were allowed go unchecked – the incitement to hatred at a public meeting, the posters defaming us and face to face threats.”

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'Law and order must, and will, prevail' - Taoiseach meets with Quinn directors

'Law and order must, and will, prevail' - Taoiseach meets with Quinn directors

The visit comes in the wake of the assault of Kevin Lunney, which Mr Varadkar described as "barbaric".

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Senior gardaí let down Quinn directors, says Fine Gael TD

Senior gardaí let down Quinn directors, says Fine Gael TD

A Minister of State has said that senior gardaí on the border let down directors at Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH).

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Border TD calls for more resources following Quinn probe raid

Border TD calls for more resources following Quinn probe raid

Brendan Smith, a Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan, says a special police taskforce is needed for the border region.

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Stash seized from ‘safe house’ key to Quinn probe

Stash seized from ‘safe house’ key to Quinn probe

Police believe computers, phones and documentation seized from a “safe house” used by the suspected orchestrator of the abduction of Kevin Lunney could have “significant potential” in unearthing evidence.

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UK house where ‘Dublin Jimmy’ was hiding and died during police raid 'was headquarters for information'

UK house where ‘Dublin Jimmy’ was hiding and died during police raid 'was headquarters for information'

A convicted criminal considered a key suspect in the kidnapping and torture of Kevin Lunney has died during a police raid in England.

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Main suspect in Kevin Lunney kidnap 'Dublin Jimmy' dies during police raid

Main suspect in Kevin Lunney kidnap 'Dublin Jimmy' dies during police raid

There are reports that the main suspect in the the kidnapping and torture of Kevin Lunney has died.

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Kevin Lunney probe: Homes and businesses searched in Ireland and UK

Kevin Lunney probe: Homes and businesses searched in Ireland and UK

Searches are taking place at a number of locations in Ireland and the UK as part of the investigation into the abduction and torture of Kevin Lunney in September.

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Gov 'not dealing' with lack of resources in border areas following Lunney attack

Gov 'not dealing' with lack of resources in border areas following Lunney attack

The Government has been accused of failing to deal with a serious lack of resources in border areas following the brutal attack on Quinn executive Kevin Lunney.

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Catching Kevin Lunney attackers a top Government priority – Coveney

Catching Kevin Lunney attackers a top Government priority – Coveney

The Tánaiste said authorities on both side of the border were committed to putting those behind the intimidation of Quinn directors in jail.

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Minister: 'Culture of omerta' surrounding border violence has to stop

Minister: 'Culture of omerta' surrounding border violence has to stop

Speaking on RTÉ Radio’s Today with Sean O’Rourke show Mr Flanagan denied that he was blaming the public for not speaking up

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Attack on Kevin Lunney: Time for communities to call a halt

Attack on Kevin Lunney: Time for communities to call a halt

THE savagery of the capture and attack on Quinn Industrial Holdings executive Kevin Lunney has been brought home to us in his harrowing account broadcast by the BBC Spotlight programme on Tuesday evening.

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'Horrified' Taoiseach calls for 'rule of law' to be protected after Kevin Lunney attack

'Horrified' Taoiseach calls for 'rule of law' to be protected after Kevin Lunney attack

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has called for the "rule of law" to be protected on the border after the vicious attack against Quinn Insurance director Kevin Lunney.

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Micheál Martin: Terror and torture of Quinn directors shows rule of law 'does not run' at border

Micheál Martin: Terror and torture of Quinn directors shows rule of law 'does not run' at border

He called for a cross border agency to tackle the gang bosses, who, he said, were turning the border county into a “no go area” for business and investors.

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Lunney's brother says it was 'very difficult' to see Kevin recount ‘brutally specific’ torture

Lunney's brother says it was 'very difficult' to see Kevin recount ‘brutally specific’ torture

The brother of Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH) executive Kevin Lunney has told of his horror and anger at hearing details of the assault as revealed in a BBC interview on Tuesday night.

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Quinn CEO takes comfort in meeting with Garda Commissioner

Quinn CEO takes comfort in meeting with Garda Commissioner

The CEO of Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH), Liam McCaffrey has said that he takes a degree of comfort from his meeting with Garda Commissioner Drew Harris on Tuesday.

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'I heard it breaking and I roared' - Kevin Lunney recounts ‘brutally specific’ torture by captors

'I heard it breaking and I roared' - Kevin Lunney recounts ‘brutally specific’ torture by captors

Quinn executive Kevin Lunney has recounted how he was slashed with a knife, doused with bleach and branded by his captors.

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Quinn directors call for dedicated cross border task force

Quinn directors call for dedicated cross border task force

Directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings say they have called on Garda Commissioner Drew Harris for the robust policing of the region and the establishment of a dedicated special cross border task force.

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Quinn director calls on gardaí and PSNI to 'live up to their responsibilities'

Quinn director calls on gardaí and PSNI to 'live up to their responsibilities'

A senior director at Quinn Industrial Holdings, John McCartan has said it is up to the authorities on both sides of the border to “live up to their responsibilities” to stop the campaign of intimidation against the company.

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Donohoe takes 'different view' but can understand why Quinn directors think border region is becoming lawless

Donohoe takes 'different view' but can understand why Quinn directors think border region is becoming lawless

John McCartin, one of the QIH directors, said the latest threat did not come as a surprise.

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Quinn CEO: Threats against directors 'being taken very seriously at the highest level'

Quinn CEO: Threats against directors 'being taken very seriously at the highest level'

Threats against the directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH) are "being taken very seriously at the highest level", according to the company's CEO.

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Latest death threats come as no surprise, says Quinn director

Latest death threats come as no surprise, says Quinn director

The latest threat to directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings did not come as a surprise according to director John McCartin.

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Call for 'every possible resource' to be used in investigation following death threats to Quinn directors

Call for 'every possible resource' to be used in investigation following death threats to Quinn directors

The chief executive at Quinn Industrial Holdings, Liam McCaffrey, has said he and his fellow directors have been heartened by the support of customers, staff and the community following receipt of a second death threat this week.

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Five directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings receive renewed death threat

Five directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings receive renewed death threat

The threat follows last month's abduction and torture of Quinn director Kevin Lunney, who is still recovering from his injuries.

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Gardaí seize van believed to have been used in Kevin Lunney's abduction

Gardaí seize van believed to have been used in Kevin Lunney's abduction

A van believed to have been used in the abduction of businessman Kevin Lunney has been found.

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Campaign against QIH: ‘Someone is paying money to make this happen’

Campaign against QIH: ‘Someone is paying money to make this happen’

A campaign of intimidation against executives at Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH) has not ended despite public outrage and increased security following a savage attack on the company’s chief operations officer last month.

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Detectives probing Kevin Lunney attack hunt for white Transit van

Detectives probing Kevin Lunney attack hunt for white Transit van

The Quinn chief executive was kidnapped, badly beaten and tortured during an assault last week.

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Micheál Martin: We need new body to tackle crime at the border after Lunney attack

Micheál Martin: We need new body to tackle crime at the border after Lunney attack

Deputy Martin compared the abduction and torture of Kevin Lunney, the Quinn Industrial Holdings director, to the murder of journalist Veronica Guerin, after which the Criminal Assets Bureau was set up.

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'Savages' who carried out Kevin Lunney attack 'have no place in our society', says detective

'Savages' who carried out Kevin Lunney attack 'have no place in our society', says detective

Kevin Lunney, the chief executive of Quinn Industrial Holdings, was kidnapped and badly beaten.

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Gardaí complete search of site where Kevin Lunney attack believed to have taken place

Gardaí complete search of site where Kevin Lunney attack believed to have taken place

Gardaí in Cavan have completed a search at a site they believe is connected to the abduction and assault of Kevin Lunney.

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Gardaí investigating Kevin Lunney assault complete search of Ballinagh area

Gardaí investigating Kevin Lunney assault complete search of Ballinagh area

Gardaí investigating the assault on Kevin Lunnery have announced that they have completed their search today in the Ballinagh area of Cavan.

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Forensic tests on suspected torture site of Kevin Lunney could take time

Forensic tests on suspected torture site of Kevin Lunney could take time

Gardaí are cautioning that it could take some time before the results of their forensic examination of the suspected torture site of company executive Kevin Lunney become known.

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Search continues at site believed to be location of Lunney assault

Search continues at site believed to be location of Lunney assault

A search is continuing in Co Cavan today at a site believed to be the location of a brutal assault on Quinn executive Kevin Lunney last week.

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Gardaí investigating abduction and assault of Kevin Lunney forensically examining container in Cavan

Gardaí investigating abduction and assault of Kevin Lunney forensically examining container in Cavan

Gardaí are forensically examining a container in rural Co Cavan that may have been where company executive Kevin Lunney was beaten and tortured.

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Quinn staff 'demand an end to this reign of terror' following attack on executive

Quinn staff 'demand an end to this reign of terror' following attack on executive

Quinn staff have offered their 'unequivocal support' for the 'highly respected' executive and his family.

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