Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard motorists caught by gardaí without VRT had their cars seized and would have to meet with then-Revenue official John  Kelly  to pay a fine and get their car back. Kelly would then keep the fines himself.  File photograph: Joe St Leger/The Irish Times

A Revenue official who stole nearly €20,000 from the State over the course of a year by pocketing motoring fines has been given a suspended sentence. (...)

A 51-year-old man faces trial for alleged offences between 2007 and 2011 at locations in Dublin and Donegal.

The trial of a man charged with 50 counts of sexual offences against two young girls has been adjourned until Wednesday at Dublin Circuit Criminal Cou(...)

Gareth Colley, of Convent Lawns, Ballyfermot, Dublin pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to two charges of arson and attempting to unlawfully take a car on March 23rd, 2014.

A father-of-one who set fire to two cars after he failed to steal them has been sentenced to three years with the final 15 months suspended.Gareth Col(...)

A Dublin man who was found asleep on a pile of stolen cash with his accomplice after an armed robbery of a pharmacy has been given a suspended sentence

A Dublin man who was found asleep on a pile of stolen cash with his accomplice after an armed robbery of a pharmacy has been given a suspended sentenc(...)

 Judge Desmond Hogan described Wayne Donnelly and another man as “bully boys” who went to the home of the father of a man who they claimed owed money to drug dealers. Photograph: Alan Betson

A man who was part of a group who attacked a taxi driver before tying him up and taking his car has been jailed.Wayne Donnelly (28) also assaulted a d(...)

Ruth Barry (36), of Moy Elta Road, East Wall, Dublin 3, was found guilty by a jury of cutting the face and causing serious injury to Ms Bray on O’Connell Street on June 25th, 2010.

A woman who attacked award-winning journalist Jennifer Bray on O’Connell Street five years ago has had her appeal against conviction dismissed by the (...)

A care assistant  stole €960 by altering the figures on withdrawal forms and using a photocopy of an authorising signature.

A care assistant who stole almost €1,000 from his intellectually disabled clients has received a two year suspended sentence and been ordered to compl(...)

Michael Bonner at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Dublin barman stabbed a man with a steak knife after finding him in bed with his former partner, a court has heard.Father-of-two Michael Bonner plea(...)

Emma Hammond has been acquitted of recklessly causing Natasha Mooney  serious harm at Dusk Nightclub in Coolock on March 18th, 2013.

A 22-year-old woman has been acquitted of recklessly causing serious harm to another woman who lost the sight in one eye following an incident in a ni(...)

Edward Rooney (65)  and Des Ryan (55) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to possessing 4.5kg of heroin and 227g of cocaine for sale or supply on April 5th, 2012.

A man described as the “oldest drugs mule to come before the courts” and another man who received wholly suspended sentences for the possession of €1.(...)