A 29-year-old woman has been remanded in custody after she pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of two men in an arson attack on a flat in North Cork ju(...)

Jennifer Connery is charged with careless driving causing the death of TJ Sweetnam at Ballinrush, Kilworth on the 22nd of August 2015. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A 49-year-old woman has been returned for trial after being charged with careless driving causing the death of a 41-year-old motorcyclist in North Cor(...)

Ojie Chuckuwma (32), Felix Tamasang (28) and Chuckuwma Oyibo (45) were each charged with possession of cocaine and possession for sale or supply on October 19th. Photograph: Getty Images

Three men have appeared in court charged in connection with the seizure of more than €50,000 worth of cocaine by gardaí and customs in a joint operati(...)

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(...)

Galway harbour. The first phase of the proposed €126 million port expansion into south Galway Bay involves reclamation of almost 27 hectares of foreshore and seabed. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

State wildlife experts have “key outstanding concerns” about the implications of the Galway harbour expansion plan, an oral hearing has heard. (...)

The Greaney family:  Michael and Valerie with their daughters Michelle and Sarah

Michael Greaney (53) was deeply troubled about financial matters and was concerned that he would not be able to provide for his family after borrowin(...)

Simon Quilligan, who is in his forties and the father of 16 children, was among  five individuals arrested on Monday morning following an incident in Midleton, Co Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Cork Courts.

Five people have appeared before Mallow District Court in Co Cork charged in connection with a two-hour standoff in which a garda received serious hea(...)

The charges include issuing or producing forged documents to the Revenue Commissioners. Photograph: Joe St Leger.

Three company directors have been charged with stealing over €80,000 from a Cork local development company and producing forged documents in relation(...)

Malachy Duggan with his two-year-old daughter Easkey with the trampoline that appeared in their back garden in Knocknacarra, Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

The storm which battered the west and south coasts reached category one hurricane status in Galway harbour early yesterday.Peak wind speeds of 73 knot(...)

The sea churns under the Baily Lighthouse on Howth Head as a walker takes to the beach on Sandymount yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Mop-up efforts after the devastation caused by storm-force and even hurricane-force winds and heavy rain were hampered yesterday by continuing poor we(...)