In some Garda divisions, a 20 per cent of all crimes recorded were not captured on the Garda’s PULSE computerised database, according to a report published on Tuesday.

Crime has begun to increase after years of decline, with almost half of all the main crime categories showing the number of recorded offences is risin(...)

When the Garda watchdog raised the issue with Garda Headquarters, recommending fingerprinting be used to confirm the identity of those arrested, it was ignored. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Gardaí in one of the busiest stations in the country have not been using any form of fingerprinting to confirm the identity of suspects they have arre(...)

Gerard Farrell, of  We are Dublin Town; Garda Niall Kenny from Pearse Street station;  and Inspector Liam Gerraghty, also  from Pearse Street station, at the launch of a Garda initiative to combat bicycle theft.Photograph: Aidan Crawley.

Gardaí have begun using “bait bikes” fitted with tracker devices in a bid to find thieves behind the soaring level of bicycle thefts. The new tactic m(...)

The Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has ordered a judicial inquiry into the death of a garda sergeant following mounting calls for the Garda S(...)

Gardaí said they believe the two men detained on Friday were on their way to murder a man when their vehicles were stopped in north Dublin.

Suspected gangland figures arrested in a major operation by the Garda’s specialist units remain in custody Sunday evening and face serious criminal ch(...)

Gardaí believe they know the identity of the men who carried out the murder of Dubliner Andrew Guerrine. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Gardaí investigating the murder of a man whose remains were found dumped by the side of the road believe they have identified the motive for his kill(...)

Ana Hick: Gardaí believe a man known to her  and her friends had been supplying drugs to some of them since last year

Gardaí investigating the suspected drugs death of Ana Hick believe they have identified a man who had been selling drugs to the teenager and some of t(...)

Gardaí are expected to interview  friends Ana Hick was socialising with and those in her company when she collapsed. Central to that inquiry will be efforts to establish if the teenager sourced drugs and, if so, from whom.

A Garda investigation has begun after a teenager from south Dublin who collapsed outside a night club in the city centre died yesterday.The 18-year-ol(...)

Gardaí have visited a girl aged 14 in hospital  and are  investigating  who the father of her two children is.

Gardaí have launched an investigation after a 14-year-old girl gave birth to a baby. The baby is the girl’s second child. Garda sources said she becam(...)

Jack Marrinan: was GRA general secretary for 27 years. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The death has taken place of Jack Marrinan, one of the key figures in the development of the Garda Representative Association (GRA), which represents (...)