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Baby escapes injury after masked men attack house in ‘hate crime’

An 11-month-old baby has escaped injury after masked men attacked a house in Bangor, in what police have described as a hate crime.

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The attack happened at an Ariana Grande concert in the Manchester Arena on Monday evening.

Social Media: Northern Ireland reacts to Manchester attack

Public figures from right across Northern Ireland have used social media to express their sadness, shock and anger at the Manchester concert attack.
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A Peregrine Falcon

PSNI to monitor Peregrine sites across Northern Ireland with drones

Police are now using drones to monitor ‘hot-spot’ areas where crimes against birds of prey are happening.
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The U.K. will hold a general election next month.

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

A cyber attack aimed at influencing the outcome of the UK General Election is highly likely, a leading cyber security expert from Northern Ireland has warned.
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Man jailed for drugs offences

Man jailed for drugs offences

Police have welcomed the sentencing at Dungannon Crown Court of a 24-year-old Londonderry man for drugs offences.

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Marjorie Leslie said the Claudy victims feel forgotten

Treat Claudy bombing in same way as Bloody Sunday: victim

A victim of the 1972 Claudy bombing has called for the level of scrutiny and investigation into the Bloody Sunday killings in Londonderry to be applied to atrocities carried out by the IRA.

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Police attacked with stones in Londonderry

Young people used stones to attack police as they conducted a search of a property in Londonderry on Sunday.

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The incident took place on Saturday evening. (Stock Image)

Car 'touts' on its drunk driver by phoning police after crash

A clever safety feature in a new car led to the arrest of its drunk driver at the weekend, after the vehicle called police following a crash.
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Police van

Officer injured in mass brawl between rival football fans

Police are appealing for information after a fight involving around 40 Ballymena United and Glenavon fans, that left one police officer injured.

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The PSNI are asking people to be aware of possible skimming devices placed at ATMs.

Police issue ATM skimming device warning

Police have issued a warning to the public after a number of illegal skimming devices were removed from ATMs.

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The PSNI issued the warning earlier this week.

PSNI issue iTunes scam warning

Police have issued a scam warning involving iTunes vouchers.

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The research was carried out by Action Fraud.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - a reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

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Teenager charged with rape

A 15-year-old boy is to appear in court later this morning charged with rape.

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Lower Bennet Street. (Google Maps)

Elderly lady left shaken after gas mains arson attack

An elderly lady was among those left shaken after a shocking attempted arson attack in the city today.

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Tenancy fraud is a problem in Northern Ireland.

Housing Executive offers 'one-off' amnesty to fraudsters

Social housing tenants in Northern Ireland are being offered a one-off opportunity to hand in their keys if they are committing tenancy fraud, as part of the Housing Executive and local Housing Associations' ongoing drive to raise awareness of this type of activity.

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Four arrests in probe into ‘vicious’ Londonderry shooting

Four arrests in probe into ‘vicious’ Londonderry shooting

Four arrests have been made as part of a PSNI probe into a shooting in Londonderry last month, described by one detective as “vicious”.

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Michelle McPhillips with her son Jonathan Janes (JJ) who was fatally stabbed in London in February.

Londonderry mum’s devastation after only son stabbed in London

A Londonderry mother who lost her only son in a fatal stabbing in London earlier this year said she is “completely numb” as a result of his “senseless killing”.

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Police probe possible link between Waterside burglaries

Police probe possible link between Waterside burglaries

Police are appealing for information following burglaries at two houses in the Waterside area of Londonderry.

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The scene of the alert at County Hall. INCR 18-750-CON. Photos: Kevin McAuley/McAuley Multimedia

Suspect package alert at County Hall in Coleraine

Emergency services are currently at the scene of an alert at County Hall in Coleraine, following the discovery of a suspect package.

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The stolen motorbike.

Police investigate theft of motorbike

Police are appealing for information after a motorcycle was stolen during the early hours of April 25.

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