Former Fianna Fáil councillor Gary O’Flynn, who pleaded guilty to six counts of mortgage fraud while working as a financial advisor. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A former Fianna Fáil councillor has been remanded for sentence after he pleaded guilty to six counts of mortgage fraud while working as a financial ad(...)

Fraudsters who staged a crash to collect an insurance payout had to get one of the cars to smash into the other vehicle a second time after the first(...)

Chief Justice Susan Denham adresses the court as for the first time the Supreme Court sat outside of Dublin. Photograph: Provision

Judicial history was made today when the Supreme Court sat outside Dublin for the first time in its 85-year history.Chief Justice Susan Denham also an(...)

 Judge found Christopher McCarthy posed high risk of re-offending and recommended he have no unsupervised access to children. Photograph:Frank Miller /The Irish Times

A 50-year-old man has been jailed for two and a half years for sexually assaulting two of his nieces including once at a function at Páirc Uí Chaoimh (...)

At Cork Circuit Criminal Court, Judge David Riordan noted  Niall Fitzpatrick’s latest crime  came 
twenty
20 years on from the first armed robbery conviction. Photograph: Alan Betson

A 47-year-old man, with previous convictions for armed robbery, has been sentenced to 14 years in jail after being caught with a loaded shotgun outsid(...)

Judge David Riordan:  said greed was behind the actions of  the cattle exporter

One of the Republic’s biggest cattle exporters put Ireland’s reputation as a quality beef producer at risk by forging test results to show animals we(...)

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A teenager who sent customers from a Cork pub fleeing for cover when he sped through a village at high speed in a stolen minibus late at night has bee(...)

A man facing sentence for sexually assaulting two of his nieces tried to take his own life , a court has heard.Christopher McCarthy (50) of Glendaloug(...)

Former Munster and Ireland rugby player Ronan O’Gara (above) and his wife Jessica have reached a settlement with a luxury kitchen company that had taken a civil action against them. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

Former Munster and Ireland rugby player Ronan O’Gara and his wife Jessica have reached a settlement with a luxury kitchen company that had taken a civ(...)

A 50-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he was convicted of two counts of sexually assaulting his niece including once at a function at Páirc Uí Chaoimh in Cork.

A 50-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he was convicted of two counts of sexually assaulting his niece including once at a function at Páir(...)