A school caretaker  has pleaded not guilty to eight counts of theft of bags of bananas, apples oranges worth about €66 from Scoil Fhursa in north Dublin

A school caretaker has gone on trial at Dublin District Court accused of stealing bags of fruit which were meant to be given to pupils as part of a he(...)

A Louth man has been charged with membership of the IRA. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Louth man has appeared before a Sunday sitting of the Special Criminal Court charged with membership of the IRA and two counts of the possession of (...)

Thomas “Slab” Murphy after appearing in court in  2007: Murphy was once described as “a good republican” by Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Prominent republican Thomas “Slab” Murphy has been found guilty of tax evasion by the Special Criminal Court for failing to furnish tax returns for ne(...)

Thomas “Slab” Murphy arriving at the Special Criminal Court in Dublin, December 8th, 2015. He is being prosecuted on foot of an investigation by the Criminal Assets Bureau. Photograph: Collins Courts

A judge at the Special Criminal Court trial of prominent republican Thomas “Slab” Murphy for alleged tax evasion has indicated the court may deliver j(...)

The sentencing of a Dublin man found guilty of trespassing at U2 drummer Larry Mullen’s home has been adjourned until October. File photograph: Colin Keegan/ Collins Dublin.

The sentencing of a Dublin man found guilty of trespassing at U2 drummer Larry Mullen’s home has been adjourned until October. Dublin District Court h(...)

Dublin District Court has heard  Gerard O’Neill (31), of Orchid House, James Street, Dublin 8, was “foaming at the mouth” when he resisted arrest and threatened  officers who responded to a 6am report of intruders on the grounds of  drummer Larry Mullen’s home last October.

Sentencing of a Dublin man who was found guilty of trespassing at the home of U2 drummer Larry Mullen has been adjourned. Dublin District Court has he(...)

A garda has been found guilty of attacking a drunk man in a Santa hat outside Pearse Street Garda station (above) early on  December 16th, 2012. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

A garda has been found guilty of attacking a drunk man in a Santa hat during an arrest in Dublin city centre. Garda Donal O’Neill (31), who is based a(...)

Patrick Walsh leaving Dublin District Court, after he entered a guilty plea to multiple counts. Photograph: Court Collins

A former Canada Life agent from Limerick has admitted theft of approximately €270,000 from the company.Patrick Walsh, 33, from Camass North, Bruff, Co(...)

David Murray as late minister for finance Brian Lenihan in ‘The Guarantee’

The trial of actor David Murray, who is accused of assaulting a woman in Dublin, has been delayed after he mixed up his court date.Dublin District Co(...)

Eamonn Geoghegan: “I was smoking cannabis all day every day, taking Valium, methadone, cocaine, heroin and other stuff, and drinking as well.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

In a noisy District Court number six on Dublin’s Chancery Street, Judge Gráinne O’Neill hands Patrick Lawlor a certificate of graduation from the D(...)