The house in Clarinda Park East, Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin, where a woman died following the fatal assault. Photographer: Dara MacDónaill/The Irish Times

A 65-year-old widow died last night following a stabbing at her home in south Co Dublin.Gardaí are expected to begin a murder investigation this morni(...)

A man arrested at Dublin Airport with a false passport has appeared before the courts.The suspect, who was travelling on a false French passport and i(...)

The Intel plant in Leixlip, Co Kildare. Gardaí have identified the phone used to create a bomb scare at the plant. File photograph: Kate Geraghty/The Irish Times

Gardaí investigating a bomb scare at the Intel plant in Co Kildare have traced the phone used by the caller to ring in the threat.The man at the centr(...)

Documentation arising from the investigation of David  Drumm by the Garda Bureau of Fraud Investigation and the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement has  been sent to the US authorities.

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm faces an expensive legal battle if he decides to fight any attempt to extradite him to Ireland. S(...)

The scene of the fatal accident   on the N78 near  Athy Co. Kildare on Tuesday night. Photograph: Michael O’Rourke

At least four young women have been killed in a crash in Co Kildare. Garda sources said the scene was one of “chaos” and that several fatalities had o(...)

The injured woman was taken to Cavan General Hospital, where she continues to undergo treatment. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Gardaí are expected to extend their detention of a well known Republican suspected of stabbing a woman on Christmas Eve.The man was arrested following(...)

The criminal investigation has established a six-figure sum of money disappeared over a lengthy period of time. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Director of Public Prosecutions will consider criminal charges before the end of the year relating to an alleged fraud at the Positive Action c(...)

White Ribbon Day Calls for an end the men’s violence against women in Ireland. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The organisers of the high profile launch in Ireland of White Ribbon Day have been forced to retract their claims for the number of rapes recorded (...)

Josephine Feehily: her first task will be to assist in the selection of the next Garda commissioner, a post currently filled on a interim basis by Nóirín O’Sullivan. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Government has appointed the outgoing chairman of the Revenue Commissioners, Josephine Feehily, as the new chairwoman of the Policing Authority. (...)

 Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald:  acknowledged the report had raised serious concerns and represented a “challenging” interrogation of how the Garda investigates crime.Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Interim Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan has rejected suggestions that the force massaged crime figures, after the Garda Inspectorate revealed (...)