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Irish Examiner
Prison officers injured in mass brawl at Mountjoy Prison | Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 09:47 AM Two prison officers h
Prison officers injured in mass brawl at Mountjoy Prison
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 09:47 AM Two prison officers have been injured following an altercation with up to 15... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Thomas Kent’s remains to lie in state at Collins Barracks | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Tears welled in the eyes of Th
Thomas Kent’s remains to lie in state at Collins Barracks
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Tears welled in the eyes of Thomas Kent’s three elderly nieces as they were told DNA... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jennifer Dornan murder suspect transfer 'could take months' Police TSG officers drafted in from Co. Armagh accompanied by detectives sear
Jennifer Dornan murder suspect transfer 'could take months'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Police TSG officers drafted in from Co. Armagh accompanied by detectives searching forest land between the Foxes Glen area and Glenkeen for a cream bomber-style jacket Picture - Kevin... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jennifer Dornan murder suspect transfer 'could take months' Mother-of-three Jennifer Dornan was stabbed to death Detectives in Northern
Jennifer Dornan murder suspect transfer 'could take months'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Mother-of-three Jennifer Dornan was stabbed to death Detectives in Northern Ireland may have to wait until next year to secure the cross-border transfer of an on-the-run prisoner suspected... Read more
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U TV
Knife found in Jennifer Dornan murder caseThe 30-year-old was stabbed before her house was set alight in the Lagmore area
Knife found in Jennifer Dornan murder case
U TV / Posted 16 days ago
The 30-year-old was stabbed before her house was set alight in the Lagmore area of Dunmurry on Sunday 2 August. It is believed the blade matches the description of the one used in the murder and was found in the garden of a neighbour. It will now... Read more
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U TV
PSNI consider extradition over Dornan murderThe 37-year-old was arrested on an unrelated matter in Bundoran in Co Donegal i
PSNI consider extradition over Dornan murder
U TV / Posted 18 days ago
The 37-year-old was arrested on an unrelated matter in Bundoran in Co Donegal in the Republic of Ireland on Friday. Gardaí said he was on the run from prison. He has been taken to Mountjoy Prison. Following his arrest, the PSNI said it was no... Read more
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'Fat' Freddie Thompson flees to UK after hearing of death threat The under-threat mobster is believed to be staying in Birmingham after being
'Fat' Freddie Thompson flees to UK after hearing of death threat
herald ie/ / Posted 19 days ago
The under-threat mobster is believed to be staying in Birmingham after being picked up by a male relative from Mountjoy Prison last Saturday. It is understood that he decided to flee... Read more
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Freddie flees to UK after hearing of death threat The under-threat mobster is believed to be staying in Birmingham after being
Freddie flees to UK after hearing of death threat
herald ie/ / Posted 20 days ago
The under-threat mobster is believed to be staying in Birmingham after being picked up by a male relative from Mountjoy Prison last Saturday. It is understood that he decided to flee the capital... Read more
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RTE News
Nash loses prison transfer bidConvicted murderer Mark Nash has lost his court challenge seeking to be transfe
Nash loses prison transfer bid
RTE News / Posted 23 days ago
Convicted murderer Mark Nash has lost his court challenge seeking to be transferred back to Arbour Hill Prison. Nash, who is serving life sentences for two double murders, is currently incarcerated in the Midlands Prison. In his judgment, President... Read more
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Fears grow as 'Fat' Freddie is let out of prison Font Size Gangster 'Fat' Freddie Thompson has been released from prison, spar
Fears grow as 'Fat' Freddie is let out of prison
herald ie/ / Posted 25 days ago
Font Size Gangster 'Fat' Freddie Thompson has been released from prison, sparking fears of an increase in tensions in criminal circles in the capital. The 34-year-old served a 15-month sentence for... Read more
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'Fat' Freddie no longer welcome in Spain with Kinahan gang cronies Font Size Gangster 'Fat' Freddie Thompson is not wanted back in Spain's Costa
'Fat' Freddie no longer welcome in Spain with Kinahan gang cronies
herald ie/ / Posted 27 days ago
Font Size Gangster 'Fat' Freddie Thompson is not wanted back in Spain's Costa-Del-Crime by his former cronies in the Kinahan cartel, who now consider him a liability, according to... Read more
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Dogs used to quell riots in prisons were 'not used' due to cutsSECURITY Font Size Control and restraint dogs were not used to quell the riot
Dogs used to quell riots in prisons were 'not used' due to cuts
herald ie/ / Posted 27 days ago
SECURITY Font Size Control and restraint dogs were not used to quell the riot at Cloverhill Prison this week because their use in the prison service was officially discontinued several... Read more
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Suicidal killer Nash refused jail transfer after 'threats' Font Size The State has again turned down a request by convicted murderer Mar
Suicidal killer Nash refused jail transfer after 'threats'
herald ie/ / Posted 29 days ago
Font Size The State has again turned down a request by convicted murderer Mark Nash to be transferred back to a prison where he has already spent 15 years locked up. Aodhan O'Faolain – 30... Read more
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Detention centre escape: Three teens still at large in detention centre escape from OberstownThree teens still at large in detention centre escape Font Size Gardai are con
Detention centre escape: Three teens still at large in detention centre escape from Oberstown
herald ie/ / Posted a month ago
Three teens still at large in detention centre escape Font Size Gardai are continuing a hunt for three teenagers who escaped from a youth detention centre by climbing over the €56m facility’s wall with the help of a ladder. Detectives are still... Read more
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Major hunt underway for teenagers in detention centre escapecrime A major manhunt, that included the use of the garda helicopter, was laun
Major hunt underway for teenagers in detention centre escape
herald ie/ / Posted 1 months ago
crime A major manhunt, that included the use of the garda helicopter, was launched on Saturday night after the youths broke out of the facility at Oberstown, near Lusk. It is understood... Read more
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Four teen boys break out of youth detention centre in north Dublin Font Size A third break-out by inmates in two months from the controversial N
Four teen boys break out of youth detention centre in north Dublin
herald ie/ / Posted 1 months ago
Font Size A third break-out by inmates in two months from the controversial National Youth Detention Centre in north County Dublin has taken place, it has been confirmed. Four... Read more
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'Suicidal' multiple killer Nash hospitalised after refusing food Aodhan O'Faolain – 25 July 2015 02:30 AM President of the High Court Mr Just
'Suicidal' multiple killer Nash hospitalised after refusing food
herald ie/ / Posted 1 months ago
Aodhan O'Faolain – 25 July 2015 02:30 AM President of the High Court Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns was told yesterday that the authorities are currently considering Nash's application to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Woman jailed after smuggling mobile phone into Mountjoy Prison | Irish Examiner Friday, July 24, 2015 - 10:07 PM A 25-year-old woman has
Woman jailed after smuggling mobile phone into Mountjoy Prison
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, July 24, 2015 - 10:07 PM A 25-year-old woman has been jailed for nine months for smuggling a... Read more
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Double murderer Mark Nash hospitalised after going on hunger strike President of the High Court Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns was told Friday a deci
Double murderer Mark Nash hospitalised after going on hunger strike
herald ie/ / Posted 1 months ago
President of the High Court Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns was told Friday a decision is currently under consideration by the authorities about Nash's application to be transferred from... Read more

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