Eugene Maher, a father of two, was knocked off his bike while cycling in the Clontarf area on June 30th, 2015. Photograph via Twitter

The Dublin man sustained fatal head injuries after he was knocked off his bicycle in a suspected hit and run, an inquest heard. Eugene Maher (62) fro(...)

Gareth O’Connor died in St James’s Hospital, Dublin, after receiving a head wound in an altercation in Cows’ Lane, Temple Bar. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The victim of a violent assault in Dublin city centre died due bleeding on the brain, an inquest has heard. Gareth O’Connor (27) of Wheatfield Close,(...)

Marie Greene’s mother, Winnie Greene, her nephew Peter McDonagh, and sister, Teresa Greene, at the Central Criminal Court after Jimmy Devaney was sentenced to eight years in prison. Photograph: Collins

A retired member of the defence forces has been jailed for eight years at the Central Criminal Court for killing a woman whose body was found in a bog(...)

Brigid Maguire (43), a mother-of-two, was found in her home in Mullingar, Co Westmeath on Saturday evening. Photograph: Facebook

A woman whose body was found in her home in Mullingar, Co Westmeath on Saturday evening has been named as Brigid Maguire. Ms Maguire (43), a mother-o(...)

John Whelan with a picture of his sister Sharon and her two children Zarah and Nadia who were murdered by Brian Hennessy on Christmas morning 2008. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

Life for the Whelan family fractured irreparably on Christmas Day, 2008. As the people in Windgap, Co Kilkenny woke to a cold December morning, news (...)

Gardaí at the scene on Mailcoach Road, Sligo, where Natalie McGuinness died. Photograph: James Connolly

Gardaí investigating the murder of a young woman in her home were questioning a man last night after he was discharged from hospital where he received(...)

The removal of John O’Donoghue from St Patrick’s Church, Doon, Co Limerick. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

A parish priest has appealed to the Government to increase policing in rural Ireland at the funeral of a Co Limerick man who collapsed and died after (...)

At a first appearance of the accused in Bray District Court on April 9th, Det Sgt Fergus O’Brien gave evidence of arrest

A 38-year-old man charged with the murder of Anne Shortall in Co Wicklow in April has been returned for trial. Roy Webster, with an address at Ashbree(...)

The Grand Canal near Portobello bridge in Dublin. File Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A coroner has queried the safety of a low wall along Dublin’s Grand Canal following the drowning of a 55-year-old woman. The wall, which the inquest (...)

Gardaí knock on doors close to the scene where a 58-year-old man died following an assault on Sarto Park in Naas, Co Kildare. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A 58-year-old man, who died after being assaulted in Kildare on Saturday night, has been named locally as Patsy Kelly. The attack happened at Sarto P(...)