Old school: Gerry Hutch and Christy Kinahan

They were huddled together against the cold on Tuesday morning the way they always are: a group of drug users outside a methadone clinic in Dublin’s n(...)

Members of the gardaí at a checkpoint on Cork Street, Dublin. Armed detectives and specialist units including the ERU will form part of the operation to deter any further attacks around the funerals. Photograph: Collins

Members of the specialist Garda unit leading the response to armed crime gangs are seeking new weapons that would give it some of the capabilities of (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald set out his party’s plans for the justice system. Phoitograph: Collins

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has moved to reassure the public that Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan will be given the resources to combat gangland crime a(...)

Garda officers at the scene of the shooting of Eddie Hutch  on Poplar Row in Dublin’s  North Strand. Two journalists at Independent News & Media hwho have been reporting on recent gang violence have had threats made on their lives, the group’s editor-in-chief said. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

A newspaper editor has said it is frightening to think that journalists are having threats made on their lives some 20 years after the murder of Veron(...)

Independent News & Media (INM) released a statement on Thursday evening saying a number of its reporters were formally notified by gardaí their “safety is at risk from organised criminals”. File photograph:

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has condemned threats reportedly made against two reporters at Independent News & Media (INM). INM released a statement on T(...)

Armed gardaí from the Emergency Response Unit on patrol in Dublin after the recent gangland murders. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Members of the Garda’s Emergency Response Unit (ERU) deployed to the Border after the killing last year of Garda Tony Golden in Co Louth have been tra(...)

Enda Kenny tried to  to pin some kind of blame on Gerry Adams who said he would recruit 3,000 gardaí and reopen 140 Garda stations. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

Will the last person to politicise the recent gangland murders please turn off the lights? And will the last person to use the murderous activity of g(...)

Minister for Justice  Frances Fitzgerald: says there is “a cycle now of revenge and retaliation” and further attacks could not be ruled out. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan has said the force is liaising with Spanish police as part of its investigation into the gangland shootings in Du(...)

 Gardaí at the scene of the shooting of Eddie Hutch at Poplar Row, North Strand, Dublin on Monday. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The getaway car used in the murder of Eddie Hutch on Monday night was not stolen and “significant progress” has been made in tracing its owner, gardaí(...)

September 24th, 2015 Gary Hutch (34) is shot dead pool-side at an apartment block near Marbella after a life of crime. The killing is believed to h(...)