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Gilmore murder probe police return to Carrickfergus after second anonymous letter

Detectives from PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch investigating the murder of leading loyalist George Gilmore in Carrickfergus returned to the area today to appeal for more information following receipt of a further anonymous letter.

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Gary Haggarty.

Former loyalist paramilitary pleads guilty to 200 offences

A former UVF commander turned supergrass has pleaded guilty to 200 terrorist offences, including five murders.

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John Boreland

Boreland murder: Three men to stand trial accused of destroying car

Three men are to stand trial accused of destroying a car used in the murder of former loyalist paramilitary boss John Boreland, a judge ordered today.

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Carrick man banned from keeping dogs

Carrick man banned from keeping dogs

A pet owner has been banned from keeping dogs after he caused unnecessary suffering to his Staffordshire bull terrier

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Police welcome sentencing of man for drugs offences

Police welcome sentencing of man for drugs offences

Police have welcomed a sentencing at Downpatrick Crown Court yesterday (Tuesday, June 20) in relation to drugs offences.

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Police advice: 7 ways to help protect your home against crime over the summer

Police have warned householders to maintain a security conscious approach at home over the summer months.

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Cllr Noreen McClelland has appealed for anyone with information to contact the PSNI.

Councillor condemns ‘savage attack’

SDLP representative, Cllr Noreen McClelland has condemned what she has described as a “savage attack” on a teenage boy in Glengormley.

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Boy (13) sustains broken jaw in Glengormley incident

Boy (13) sustains broken jaw in Glengormley incident

Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident close to licensed premises on Antrim Road, Glengormley at around 9:15pm on Sunday, June 18, in which a teenage boy was assaulted.

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Police investigate arson attack at school site

Police investigate arson attack at school site

Police are appealing for information in relation to an arson at the site of a disused school in the Rathcoole Drive area on Saturday, June 17.

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Police appeal over ‘panther’ on loose report

Police appeal over ‘panther’ on loose report

Police have issued one of their more unusual appeals following the report of a large black cat - possibly a panther - on the loose.

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Pacemaker Belfast . Picture of Eddie Girvan, the 70 year old man found dead in his Station Road home in Greenisland.

Pensioner killing ‘sheer inhumanity’

A senior judge described the “gruesome” killing of a pensioner in his Co Antrim home last year as “sheer inhumanity”.

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Accused ‘did not have hammer as offensive weapon’

Accused ‘did not have hammer as offensive weapon’

A man with an address near Ballyclare is denying a charge of having a hammer as an offensive weapon in a public place - Larne’s Quay Street - on May 2 this year.

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Hillcrest Crescent. Pic by Google.

Teen to appear in court after creeper burglary

A 17-year-old male has been charged with burglary and taking a vehicle without authority following a creeper burglary in Newtownabbey yesterday.

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George Gilmore

Appeal for author of letter to PSNI about George Gilmore murder to come forward

Police investigating the murder of George Gilmore in Carrickfergus in March are appealing for the author of an anonymous letter they recently received to come forward.
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Hillcrest Crescent. Pic by Google.

Arrests made after keys stolen

Police have arrested two males in connection with a burglary that occurred at a residential premises in the Hillcrest Crescent area of Newtownabbey.

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Cyclist knocked from bike

Cyclist knocked from bike

Police are appealing for information after a cyclist was knocked from his bike at the weekend.

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Males arrested on suspicion of burglary

Males arrested on suspicion of burglary

Two males were detained on suspicion of burglary in the Newtownabbey area.

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Police investigate ‘road rage’ incident

Police investigate ‘road rage’ incident

Police are appealing for information following a ‘road rage’ incident in Jordanstown.

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Police recover stolen car

Police recover stolen car

Police have praised a member of the public for notifying them of the whereabouts of a stolen car that had been abandoned in the region.

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