Police Service of Northern Ireland

Masked Youths Torch Cars And Attack Police Officers With Petrol Bombs In Belfast

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK

Police have appealed for calm after officers were attacked and cars torched by masked youths apparently angered by the removal of wood from the site o...

Police Investigate After Human Waste Is Found In Coca Cola Cans

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK

Police are investigating after suspected human waste was found in a consignment of drinks cans delivered to a Coca Cola factory in Northern Ireland. T...

Postal Van Explosion Near Northern Ireland Army Barracks

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK

A device has exploded inside a postal van near the headquarters of MI5 in Northern Ireland. A fire broke out on Friday morning inside Palace Barrac...

More Safety Fears After Suspected Fire Bomb Found In Belfast

PA | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

A fire bomb is believed to have ignited at a Belfast shop in the latest attack on the city's commercial heart. It was removed by a member of staff ...

Security Tightened After Belfast Bomb Explosion Outside Restaurant

PA | Posted 14.12.2013 | UK

Security measures are being ramped up in Belfast city centre following an explosion outside a busy restaurant that could have killed festive revellers...

Blast Bombs Thrown At Police As Belfast Violence Flares Again

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK

At least four blast bombs have been thrown at police in east Belfast, it has been confirmed. Several petrol bombs were also hurled after disturbanc...

Second Night Of Rioting In North Belfast

PA | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK

Trouble flared again on Saturday night in north Belfast in the same area that witnessed serious disorder on Friday. Bottles and other missiles were...

'Deranged' Terrorists Condemned For Latest Belfast Bomb Attempt

PA | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK

A suspected mortar bomb has been discovered close to a police station in Northern Ireland. The device was found close to New Barnsley station in no...

The Northern Ireland of Old Hasn't Gone Away, You Know

Brian John Spencer | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Politics
Brian John Spencer

Ever since the Good Friday peace agreement of 1998, parties on both side of the divide have, albeit slowly, attempted to move things forward. And forward things have moved, as I explained at the start. However, a critical demographic have been left behind: the working class and the radicals within.

(WATCH) 'We Could Have Been Looking At Mass Murder'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK

Police in Northern Ireland have condemned 'reckless' dissident republicans over a foiled bomb plot that could have caused mass casualties. Four pri...

Flag Protests Put Northern Ireland Hotel Deal In Doubt

PA | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK

A major French hotel development in Belfast city centre could be abandoned due to the loyalist flag protests. Hospitality firm Accor is trying to g...

Victim Blaming: The Way I See It

Gary Spedding | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gary Spedding

Campaigns focused on rape prevention are presently of exceptionally poor standard, with the current context, more often than not finding law enforcement and judicial representatives actively facilitating a culture of blaming the victims of rape rather than tackling perpetrators head-on.

Loyalists Launch New Attacks On Police

PA | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Politicians were threatened on Monday night during a council meeting in Northern Ireland when a small group of loyalists stormed the building. Ther...

Bomb Found Near Belfast Primary School 'Designed To Kill And Maim'

PA | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

A bomb found near a north Belfast primary school was designed to maim and kill, police have said. The device, believed to have been an under-car bo...

Prison Officer Shot Dead In Northern Ireland Named

PA | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK

A prison officer shot dead on a motorway in Northern Ireland has been named as David Black by Justice Minister David Ford. Mr Black, who had spent ...

Northern Ireland Prison Officer Shot Dead In Ambush

PA | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK

Updated 12:40pm - reactions from politicians Politicians on all sides in Northern Ireland have condemned the murder of a prison officer shot dead o...

Apology For Sinn Fein Mayor After 'Traumatic' Police Raid

PA | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK

Police have apologised after raiding the home of a Sinn Fein lord mayor in Northern Ireland as part of a probe into republican activity. Kevin Camp...

Man In Northern Ireland Charged With Directing Terrorism

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK

A man has been charged with directing dissident republican terrorism in Northern Ireland. The suspect, 47, was also accused of conspiracy to murder...

Four Police Officers In Northern Ireland Suspended After Discovery Of 'Racist Text Messages'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

Four police officers in Northern Ireland have been suspended from duty after the discovery of racist and sectarian text messages. An internal inves...