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  1. In the late 1990s, Catholics made up roughly 40 per cent of the population of Northern Ireland, but fewer than 10 per cent of RUC members. The rubber bullets that US police officers have been firing so freely were initially designed for use by the British security forces in Northern Ireland, where they killed 17 people.

  2. Jun 16, 2022 · 16 June, 2022 01:00 THE families of the last two RUC officers to be murdered by the IRA have said the 25th anniversary of the attack is overshadowed by the British government's plans to deal with...

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  4. Jun 23, 2022 · 23 June, 2022 01:00 Fr Joe McVeigh CAMPAIGNERS and the family of a Co Fermanagh man shot dead by the RUC almost 50 years ago believe new evidence suggests the shot fired may not have been...

  5. Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), state police force in Northern Ireland, established in 1922. The RUC had a paramilitary character until 1970, when the force was remodeled along the lines of police forces in Great Britain. In 1970 the security of Northern Ireland became the responsibility of the RUC, the British army, and the Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR). The British government has tried to ...

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  6. May 13, 2019 · A report on policing in Northern Ireland made in the 1970s can stay secret, the Information Commissioner's Office has ruled. The request, reported in the Irish Times, relates to a 1973 report...

  7. Sep 5, 2019 · September 05 2019 12:26 PM. The murders of three Northern Ireland policemen in an IRA bomb attack are to be reinvestigated by a team of independent detectives. F ormer Bedfordshire chief constable ...

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