A man who went to meet a woman he had contacted online was the victim of a car jacking, gardaí have confirmed.

A man who went to meet a woman he had contacted online was the victim of a car jacking, gardaí have confirmed.The 28-year-old arrived at Dundalk Garda(...)

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital,  Drogheda: the overcrowding was so bad at least one patient decided to go home without having necessary medical tests done. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

“It is wall-to-wall trolleys,” said Des Perkins outside Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, Co Louth on Tuesday.He was there with his niece Megh(...)

Drogheda Garda station: gardaí are seeking a second woman who told victim she was also attacked by the river. File photograph: Google Street View

A man who attacked a woman jogger, pulling her into the Boyne river in Drogheda last week, may have also tried to attack a second woman on the same mo(...)

Shocking attack on woman in Drogheda this week will no doubt instil fear in other women, not least because gardaí in Drogheda have advised people “not to jog alone” in the aftermath of the attack.

The shocking attack on a woman in Drogheda this week will no doubt instil fear in other women, not least because gardaí in Drogheda have advised peopl(...)

Gardaí are trying to establish if all of the attacks were carried out by the same gang who selected their victims apparently believing they held cash in their homes from their  businesses.

Gardaí are trying to establish if an attack on a family in their home, during which children were threatened with hammers and locked into a cupboard, (...)

Elaine Keogh Louth Fianna Fail deputy and former Ceann Comhairle Seamus Kirk will not contest the next general election. His decision, which was made(...)

David Garvey (33) has been in Beaumont Hospital for 15 months after a brain injury left him paralysed and only able to communicate using his eyes.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The family of a man with ‘locked in’ syndrome has spoken of their joy at the HSE changing its mind and deciding to fund 24-hour care for him at(...)

CCTV cameras have been installed in the estate but it is understood the shooting happened in a laneway that is out of view of the cameras.

Gardaí are following a definite line of enquiry in relation to a shooting incident in Drogheda this evening. A man in his thirties receiv(...)

The family of Wayne McQuillan, who died on New Year’s Day:  sister Audrey, mother Bernie and father Jimmy. Photograph: Ciara Wilkinson.

The family of a Drogheda man, who was brought to hospital in a Garda patrol car because no ambulance was avai(...)

An inquest has heard that it took 17 minutes for an ambulance to arrive at the scene of an accident, although the deceased – a 75-year-old pedestrian (...)