Monthly Archives: December 2018
DETECTIVES are hunting three men after a male was struck on the head with a hatchet
The attack happened at residential premises at the Queens Park area of Saintfield in the early hours of Thursday, December...more
A 46 year old man has died following a one vehicle road traffic collision this morning.
The crash happened at the Moy Road area of Armagh on Thursday, December 27.
POLICE are appealing for information following a report of a serious assault in west Belfast on Christmas Day. Sergeant Ferguson said: “Just before 11 am, it was reported that a man in his 50’s received a stab wound to his neck as he was walking between the Turf Lodge and...more
DETECTIVES are investigating an aggravated burglary in north Belfast overnight. Detective Inspector Kerry Brennan said: "At around 2am this morning, Sunday 23 December, it was reported that three masked men had kicked their way into a flat on Shore Crescent. "They...more
A 29 year old man has been arrested and a number of weapons seized following an incident overnight. Inspector Mark Stewart said: "At around 1.30am we received a report that a male carrying what was described as a firearm had been spotted in the area of New Line Crescent in...more
NORTHERN Ireland's most senior fire officer Gary Thompson has been suspended from duty after a woman alleged to police he sexually assaulted her when she was a teenager. At first it was believed Thompson’s suspension on Monday, December 10, was over a recent BBC...more
A 45 year old man has been arrested by detectives from the PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit. He was detained under Section 41 of the Terrorist Act earlier today in the Cookstown area. The suspect has been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite for questioning. In a...more
DETECTIVES from the PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit have released photographs of a large calibre improvised weapon discovered in the Upper Dunmurry Lane area of west Belfast earlier this month.
DETECTIVES have welcomed the lengthy sentences handed down to two cousins after a jury found them guilty of murdering Stephen Carson in south Belfast. Michael Smith (40) and David Smith (35), both from West Belfast, were found guilty of the murder of the 28 year old dad...more