Heroin with an estimated street value of €3,000 was  seized during a search of  houses on Eugene Street.

Four people arrested in connection with the seizure of a handgun, ammunition and heroin have been released without charge. Two men, both aged 23, and(...)

Brian Rattigan, who  is serving a life term in prison, is the chief suspect for planning the sale of  heroin valued at €1 million. Photograph: Courtpix

A gangland murderer who was convicted of orchestrating a €1 million drug shipment from his prison cell while already serving a life term is under inve(...)

Austrian students Marie Sramek and Tanja Rosenecker were scammed out of a €550 deposit for accommodation. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

When Austrian students Marie Sramek and Tanya Rosenecker arrived in Ireland at the end of August, they were looking forward to a productive two months(...)

The anti-water charges protest outside the Dáil on Wednesday. Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan is to appear before an Oireachtas committee on Friday morning to discuss the policing of the demonstration.  Photograph: Dave Meehan.

Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan is to appear before an Oireachtas committee on Friday morning to answer questions about policing outside Leinster(...)

Gardaí at Kevin Street, Dublin, arrested a man in his late 20’s in the North Dublin area on Monday in connection with an assault on Camden Street

Gardaí at Kevin Street, Dublin, arrested a man in his late 20’s in the North Dublin area on Monday in connection with an assault on Camden Street. (...)

A darknet site seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the United States

An Irish man arrested for allegedly supplying drugs around the globe had established a secretive sales hub on the encrypted part of the internet known(...)

Two men have been arrested and almost €200,000 worth of drugs have been seized following an investigation of drug-dealing on the “darknet”.

Gardaí have arrested a man they believe is a significant figure in the Irish drugs trade. They have also seized a quantity of drugs after an internet-(...)

Horribly real: The cast of Fresh Meat, the Channel 4 comedy set in a student house-share

Is it a good or a bad thing that Channel 4 comedy Fresh Meat is pretty much on the money in its depiction of shared student accommodation? While you a(...)

It says a lot about our nose-wrinkling attitude to fresh fish that the last fish shop in Dublin’s Grafton Street area is now a Starbucks. Market rents(...)

Senator Jimmy  Harte (55) had been attending the Republic of Ireland v Latvia football international friendly at the Aviva stadium in Ballsbridge, Dublin, on Friday evening, after which he was injured. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Gardaí investigating the circumstances in which Senator Jimmy Harte (Lab) was found unconscious in the street with life-threatening head injuries beli(...)