Veronica Guerin
 

Veronica Guerin

INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALIST

Journalist Veronica Guerin worked for the Sunday Business Post and the Sunday Tribune newspapers and was known for her reporting of the activities of criminals and drug dealers in the Dublin area. A tenacious reporter who was willing to take any chance to get a story, on June 26th, 1996, whilst sitting in her car at Newlands Cross, County Dublin, two men on motorcycles approached Guerin and shot her five times, fatally wounding her in the process. Her death was referred to as “an attack on democracy” and the aftermath led the Irish Government to establish the Criminal Assets Bureau in order to pursue criminals and the assets gained through their crimes.

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Veronica Guerin and other Great Irish People are featured in the book Great Irish People - A Dictionary of Irish Biography, which you can buy online here.
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Veronica Guerin Print

This beautiful print of Veronica Guerin (1959 - 1996) comes in four sizes 12" x 16" or 16" x 20" or 20" x 24" and Poster size 24" x 36" with two different finishes, Gloss or Parchment and will be delivered to your home or business within 14 days. For a small additional charge you can have a short biography of Veronica Guerin printed beside the portrait.

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