Helena O’Callaghan was brought before Cork Circuit Court yesterday, where she was asked to give an undertaking to vacate a near-finished house at Kilmoney Woods housing estate in Carrigaline (marked A), south of Cork city. Image: Google Maps

A woman has been jailed for contempt of court after she refused to give an undertaking to vacate a house in Co Cork in which she had been squatting fo(...)

Gardaí from the Cork City Divisional Drugs Squad backed up by local gardaí stopped and searched a taxi in Ballyfeard near Carrigaline at about 4.30pm and found 25 kilos of cannabis resin with a street value of ¤150,000.

Gardaí in Cork arrested two men for questioning following the seizure of €150,000 worth of cannabis when they stopped and searched a taxi in the Carri(...)

A 46-year-old man who managed the storage and distribution of €1.3 million worth of drugs has been jailed for eight years at Cork Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

A 46-year-old man who managed the storage and distribution of €1.3 million worth of drugs has been jailed for eight years after a judge heard that (...)