Liam McGran of Earlsfort Terrace, Lucan, Dublin  pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to attempted robbery and possession of an imitation firearm at Harcourt Green, Charlemont Street, Dublin 2 (pictured) on October 7th, 2013. Image: Google Maps.

A father of three has been given a suspended sentence for attempting to rob and threatening to rape an escort at gunpoint because he needed money for (...)

Judge Mary-Ellen Ring said Cash had endangered all forms of traffic, and had driven without regard to the safety of drivers, passengers and pedestrians

A man who endangered the lives of a large number of people when he drove recklessly through rush-hour traffic in Dublin has been sentenced to 3½ years(...)

Seán FitzPatrick arrives at the Central Criminal Court in Dublin for an earlier hearing. Photograph: The Irish Times

Legal argument is continuing at the Circuit Criminal Court in the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick. The jury, which has not (...)

Sean FitzPatrick: he is charged with failing to disclose the true value of loans given to him, or people connected to him, by Irish Nationwide Building Society from 2002 to 2007 while he was an officer of Anglo Irish Bank. Photograph: David Sleator

Evidence in the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick, who allegedly failed to disclose the true value of multi-million euro loan(...)

One man paid Aaron Weinrib (37) of Cambridge Villas, Rathmines, €3,200 for four nights for four people in the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas. Photograph: Getty Images.

A man who stole over €27,000 from friends and acquaintances by selling them bogus package holidays has been given more time to pay back his victims.Aa(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick arriving at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on  Tuesday. Photograph: Courts Collins.

The jury has been sworn in for the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick who is accused of failing to disclose the true value of (...)

A man who assaulted the mother of his son because she would not let him into her house to see the boy has been jailed at Dublin Circuit Criminal Cour(...)

 Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Courts Collins.

A jury will be sworn in for the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick tomorrow.Mr FitzPatrick (66) of Whitshed Road, Greystones, (...)

Sean FitzPatrick: back in the media spotlight. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Whether or not the Easter mini-heatwave continues this week, things will certainly be hotting up for that erstwhile darling of the Irish business worl(...)

Former chairman and chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank is charged in the District Court with 12 counts of failing to disclose to auditors Ernst & Young the true value of loans worth. Photograph: Eric Luke/Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán Fitzpatrick will go on trial on April 13th on charges of failing to disclose loans from another bank.Mr Fitzpa(...)