Deputy State Pathologist Dr Michael Curtis outside  the Central Criminal Court in Dublin  where he gave evidence in the trial of David Mahon. Photograph:  Collins Courts.

The stepfather of missing teenager Amy Fitzpatrick told gardaí that her brother had walked into the knife he was holding, his murder trial has heard. (...)

 Noel Burke Snr and Noel Burke Jnr, father and brother of the late Mark Burke pictured leaving the Dublin City Coroners Court this afternoon. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

There may have been an attempt made to dissolve Mark Burke’s body in acid before his dismembered remains were discovered in a recycling plant in 2014,(...)

Jake Brennan: Said “mammy I don’t want to die, I don’t want to die” as his mother Roseann cradled him in her arms

The jury at an inquest into the death of a six-year-old boy who was struck by a car outside his home has recommended the introduction of a mandatory 3(...)

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a fatal house fire in Carrickmacross on Monday, March 21st. File photograph: Frank Miller/ The Irish Times

Gardaí are treating a house fire in Co Monaghan that killed a 61-year-old man, who had restricted mobility, as suspicious. The incident happened at (...)

Kenneth O’Brien (33), from Clondalkin, west Dublin

Detectives have identified the torso discovered in a suitcase in the Grand Canal at Ardclough, Co Kildare, on Saturday and said the victim was a “norm(...)

Members of the Garda sub aqua unit near the village of Ardclough, Co Kildare, where a body was found. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A Garda search for body parts cut from a male torso that was found in a suitcase in the Grand Canal is expected to continue for the remainder of the w(...)

The jury returned a unanimous verdict of unlawful killing in the case of Brandon Skeffington and a majority verdict of suicide “as a result of unsound mind” in the case of his brother Shane Michael. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An inquest into the deaths of two brothers who died following an incident at their family home has heard one had been admitted to a psychiatric facil(...)

A Central Criminal Court jury on Friday found Anthony Locke (38) guilty of impeding the apprehension of a person who he knew or believed to be guilty of murder. File photograph: Reuters

A Dublin man has been found not guilty of murdering his neighbour, whose body was found in a wardrobe wrapped in a duvet and plastic bags days after h(...)

Jamie Ducey

A teenager was found face down in a stream minutes after being chased by gardaí investigating an assault in which a Garda superintendent was struck on(...)

The trial of Anthony Locke (38), of Ramillies Road in Ballyfermot, Dublin, has reached the closing stages at the Central Criminal Court. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The trial of a man accused of murdering a neighbour whose body was found in a wardrobe has reached the closing stages at the Central Criminal Court. (...)