Det Garda Colin Greenway told Cork Circuit Criminal Court that Philip Kelly (26) hid in the ladies toilet of McDonald’s on Patrick Street in Cork for some time before sexually assaulting a woman. Image: Google Maps.

A man has been jailed for two years after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a Spanish woman in the ladies toilet at a fast food restaurant in C(...)

Unsuccessful general election candidate Diarmuid Ó Cadhla has failed in his appeal against conviction for failing to file a list of donations with the Standards in Public Office Commission.

An unsuccessful general election candidate has failed in his appeal against conviction for failing to file a list of donations with the Standards i(...)

Since January of this year, EU regulations have made it illegal to discharge or return pelagic fish such as herring, mackerel or horse mackerel to the sea after they are caught.

The skipper of a Dutch factory ship has received one of the largest ever penalties for breach of fishing regulations in Irish waters when he had his c(...)

A former Christian Brother and teacher has been jailed for 12 months after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two boys in a Cork school in the 1970s and 1980s.

A former Christian Brother and teacher has been jailed for 12 months after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two boys in a Cork school in the 1(...)

A heroin addict who attacked an American student with a machete and factured her skull faces a five year jail term. Brian Veale (30) pleaded guilty to(...)

Garda Sgt Dave Haughney who was assaulted when he and a colleague made a routine traffic stop in Cork in 2014. Photograph: Provision

A Garda sergeant feared he was going to die after he was hit in the face by a rock thrown during a fracas in Co Cork, a court has heard. Sgt David Hau(...)

A child sex abuse victim has told Cork Circuit Criminal Court  that he felt he was being assaulted all over again due to a statement by his abuser. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

An victim of child sex abuse has said that he felt he was being abused all over again when his abuser told gardaí that he could not remember sexually (...)

A man (28) is due to appear in court on Monday morning in connection with a €40,000 drugs seizure by customs officers at Cork Airport at the weekend. (...)

Eric Stanton,  who died  in Glanmire, Co Cork. Photograph: Provision

A coroner is to write to a local authority to ask them to erect warning signs at the confluence of two rivers where a 15-year-old died earlier this ye(...)

Gardaí have charged 20 people  in connection with the alleged  deliberate staging of  crashes in Cork city and county.

Gardaí have charged 20 people with making fraudulent insurance claims following the latest phase in an investigation into the deliberate staging of ca(...)