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From TheJournal.ie Multiple people shot in suspected robbery at Kansas gun shop She's A Pistol

Multiple people shot in suspected robbery at Kansas gun shop

The woman who owns the shop sustained minor injuries to her face.

From TheJournal.ie Newborn baby girl taken from her home after a shooting found dead in a bin California

Newborn baby girl taken from her home after a shooting found dead in a bin

The body of the 3-week-old girl was discovered behind a row of shops.

From TheJournal.ie Two men arrested and gun seized in Tallaght Crime

Two men arrested and gun seized in Tallaght

Gardaí have been targeting criminal activity in the south west Dublin area.

From TheJournal.ie Seven-hour standoff between man and armed gardaí ends without injury Cork
From TheJournal.ie Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first Tensions

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first

St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.

From TheJournal.ie Ferguson, Missouri is dealing with another shooting - this time a police officer has been shot Guns

Ferguson, Missouri is dealing with another shooting - this time a police officer has been shot

The officer, who was shot in the arm, was said to be chasing two men.

From TheJournal.ie The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book School Shooting

The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book

Susan Klebold will donate the money to mental health charities.

From TheJournal.ie Guns found at two Dublin houses in organised crime raid Investigation

Guns found at two Dublin houses in organised crime raid

Two women and one man were arrested in connection with the raid.

From TheJournal.ie Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying No Longer Bulletproof

Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying

A new study published in the Irish Medical Journal has also found that handguns have lead to a substantial increase in the mortality rate from firearm injuries.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged with shooting the drunk driver that killed his two sons is acquitted Texas

Man charged with shooting the drunk driver that killed his two sons is acquitted

David Barajas’ two sons were killed by the driver as they pushed a truck in Texas.

From TheJournal.ie Four arrested after firearms and drugs found in Dublin house Crime

Four arrested after firearms and drugs found in Dublin house

The men and woman were arrested at two flats in Dublin’s Rialto area.

From TheJournal.ie Police in the US are being armed to the teeth — and it's terrifying Missouri

Police in the US are being armed to the teeth — and it's terrifying

‘Why does a town of 21,000 people need a police force more heavily armed than the mid-1980s Royal Ulster Constabulary?’

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers In Numbers

Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers

Plus: At what age do people begin to feel most confident about their looks?

From TheJournal.ie 355 guns stolen in Ireland last year - and 53 reported lost Guns

355 guns stolen in Ireland last year - and 53 reported lost

Latest garda figures on guns show that almost 170,000 guns licenced in Ireland last year.

From TheJournal.ie Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute Texas

Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute

The man also critically injured his 15-year-old daughter.

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp Sound Mind

Oscar Pistorius was NOT suffering from a mental illness when he killed Reeva Steenkamp

The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.

From TheJournal.ie Should Ireland have a firearms licensing body? Gun Control

Should Ireland have a firearms licensing body?

Frances Fitzgerald says that she is expecting a report on the issue soon.

From TheJournal.ie Child shooting: Gardaí following definite line of inquiry, call on perpetrators to turn themselves in Community In Shock

Child shooting: Gardaí following definite line of inquiry, call on perpetrators to turn themselves in

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has described the shooting of the six-year-old as “barbaric”.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Would you support a gun amnesty? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support a gun amnesty?

After the shooting of a six-year-old boy, should a more radical approach to gun control be considered?

From TheJournal.ie Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening" Gun Crime

Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening"

The shooting happened after 10pm las night in Ballyfermot.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged after shotgun and ammo found in Tallaght house Seized

Man charged after shotgun and ammo found in Tallaght house

Gardaí in Tallaght seized the items after carrying out the search of a house in Rossfield Park in Tallaght at around 4pm yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Seven people shot dead in drive-by shooting near California university Guns

Seven people shot dead in drive-by shooting near California university

The suspected attacker was among the dead.

From TheJournal.ie 51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing' Gra Conference This post contains videos

51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing'

Delegates at the GRA Conference have passed a motion calling for all gardaí to be given training in dealing with firearms and the various incidents in which they have to deal with them.

From TheJournal.ie Guns, handcuffs and summer shirts: Here's what they'll be talking about at the GRA conference Gardaí

Guns, handcuffs and summer shirts: Here's what they'll be talking about at the GRA conference

Alan Shatter won’t be there because he wasn’t invited, but we were so here are some of the issues we’ll be keeping an eye on.

From TheJournal.ie Unconfirmed photos released show Russian forces in eastern Ukraine Crisis

Unconfirmed photos released show Russian forces in eastern Ukraine

The images, provided by Ukrainian diplomats, have yet to be verified.

From TheJournal.ie 349 US planes with war munitions allowed to land at Shannon. Zero were refused Mick Wallace

349 US planes with war munitions allowed to land at Shannon. Zero were refused

However, thirteen overflights were refused due to the nature of their cargo.

From TheJournal.ie Major drug gang dismantled after gardaí seize machine gun and drugs in multi-million euro sting operation Gangland

Major drug gang dismantled after gardaí seize machine gun and drugs in multi-million euro sting operation

Drugs worth an estimated €5 million were discovered in raids carried out across Dublin and Meath.

From TheJournal.ie Family of five terrorised at gunpoint during armed robbery in Limerick Masked Men

Family of five terrorised at gunpoint during armed robbery in Limerick

There were three young children in the house when the masked men with guns broke in to their home.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death Pistorius

Pistorius ordered six new guns before girlfriend's death

Oscar Pistorius was in the process of buying six guns – more than usually allowed under South African law – at the time he shot Reeva Steenkamp.

From TheJournal.ie Gunfire keeps monitors from Crimea as Russia ups threats Crimea

Gunfire keeps monitors from Crimea as Russia ups threats

The OSCE said earlier today that its monitors would try again to enter the Ukrainian region of Crimea.

From TheJournal.ie Third man arrested over Roscommon post office robbery Daylight Robbery

Third man arrested over Roscommon post office robbery

Staff members were threatened with a gun during the robbery yesterday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Man in court over spate of armed robberies in Dublin city centre Crime

Man in court over spate of armed robberies in Dublin city centre

Gardaí launched an investigation into the armed robberies at coffee shops and convenience stores over the past two months.

From TheJournal.ie Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes Legislation

Gun control review sparks calls for compensation schemes

A gun club association is also highlighting misinterpretation of handgun licensing legislation.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in Donegal after recovery of rifle Guns

Man arrested in Donegal after recovery of rifle

The rifle was discovered as part of an ongoing garda investigation during the search of a house in Ballyshannon this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Man in Belfast shot in both knees and both ankles Gun Violence

Man in Belfast shot in both knees and both ankles

Two men forced their way into a house in west Belfast this evening, police have said.

From TheJournal.ie Two students shot in Philadelphia school, shooter now in custody School Shooting

Two students shot in Philadelphia school, shooter now in custody

Authorities say a male student and a female student were shot in the arm.

From TheJournal.ie 74-year-old man shot in Antrim while working in shed Shooting

74-year-old man shot in Antrim while working in shed

The man was shot in the chest and is currently in hospital in a stable condition.

From TheJournal.ie Shooting at school in Roswell, New Mexico Berrendo

Shooting at school in Roswell, New Mexico

Two people are being treated for injuries.

From TheJournal.ie Four republican dissidents sentenced after guns and ammunition find Violence

Four republican dissidents sentenced after guns and ammunition find

The four men have been given seven to 12 year terms with half spent in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Killing that sparked London riots was lawful says UK jury Mark Duggan

Killing that sparked London riots was lawful says UK jury

Mark Duggan did not have a gun in his hand at the time he was shot by police in August 2011.