The boy was taken to hospital, where he remains, to be treated for his injuries which are described as serious but not life threatening.

A 31-year-old man has been arrested in Belfast on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon. The man was arrested on Sunday(...)

Investigative journalists Barry McCaffrey (left) and Trevor Birney (right) outside Musgrave Street police station in Belfast. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Two investigative journalists who were on Friday arrested over the suspected theft of confidential documents relating to the Loughinisland massacre, w(...)

PSNI received a report at about 12.10 am on Sunday that the 29-year-old man had been injured in a house in Titania Street. Source: Google Street View

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in east Belfast on Sunday morning. The PSNI received a report at abou(...)

Two men,  aged 29 and 48, are being questioned under the Terrorism Act at Musgrave police station (above) in Belfast. File photograph: Google Street View

Two men have been arrested in Co Armagh in Northern Ireland in relation to serious crime under the Terrorism Act. The arrests, made by detectives fr(...)

The 23-year-old prison officer was working at  Maghaberry Prison. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A prison officer has been arrested in Northern Ireland as part of an investigation into alleged drugs trafficking into Maghaberry Prison. Detectives (...)

Detectives appealed for information about the incident in the Jamaica Street area of North Belfast on Sunday evening.

A man has been shot in the legs in a paramilitary-style attack in Belfast, police have said. Detectives appealed for information about the incident i(...)

All three suspects being linked to his death are to be questioned at Musgrave police station in Belfast.

Three men were arrested on Tuesday morning by detectives investigating the murder of prominent loyalist John Boreland. A Police Service of Northern (...)

The funeral of Michael McGibbon being held at the Holy Cross Church in Belfast last April. File photograph: PA

A man and woman have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of Michael McGibbon in north Belfast. The 33-year-old father-of-four died (...)

PSNI Det Supt John McVea discussing the fatal shooting of Michael McGibbon in north Belfast with members of the media at the weekend. Photograph: David Young/PA Wire

A north Belfast republican being questioned over the fatal shooting of a father of four in the city on Friday night has been released unconditionally.(...)

Suspected pipe bomb components have been seized during a search in the Fountain Street area of Strabane, Co Tyrone. File photograph: Google Street View

Suspected pipe bomb components have been seized by PSNI officers investigating violent dissident republican activity. The discovery was made during (...)