Vincent Morgain died in the Mercy University Hospital on September 15th, 2015, following injuries sustained in an assault five days earlier. Image: Google Streetview

A 22-year-old man has been remanded in custody for sentence after he pleaded guilty on Thursday to the manslaughter of a homeless man in Cork city las(...)

Kevin Mulcahy (57), of Creggan, Lombardstown, Mallow, Co Cork, leaves the Court of Appeal in Dublin on Thursday. He  was granted bail pending an appeal against conviction and a sentence of two years. Mulcahy, a GP, had pleaded not  guilty to a single charge of indecently assaulting a girl  on December 23rd, 1989. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Cork GP jailed last month for indecently assaulting a 15-year-old girl 26 years ago has been granted bail pending an appeal. Kevin Mulcahy (57), of(...)

Robert Kummer (36), a German national, pleaded guilty to a charge of intentionally or recklessly causing criminal damage to an apartment at Quay House, Fitton Street East in Cork city between June and September 2013.

A man who caused almost €15,000 worth of damage to his rented apartment by storing his excrement in plastic bags there for several months has b(...)

Forensic crash investigator Garda Ray Sweeney told an inquest  the purpose of a seatbelt is to restrain a person being thrown from their seat in a crash, with the seatbelt absorbing the force of their mass as they are thrown forward.

The dangers of two people using a single seatbelt were highlighted at an inquest on Tuesday into the death of a eight-year-old girl killed in a two-ca(...)

 Kate Petford’s mother Jo Petford speaking to media outside court after Sean Casey received a four-year-jail term following a successful appeal at The Court of Appeal. Photograpgh: Collins Courts.

A Cork man who was four times over the limit when he crashed his car into a roundabout, killing a woman and paralysing her friend, has had his sentenc(...)

A man has been jailed for six months after he harassed a woman by inserted her photograph on to a pornographic website showing a lookalike in sexual p(...)

Perry Wharrie (53) was one of four men jailed in Ireland for their part in the bungled Dunlough Bay drug-smuggling operation off Mizen Head in West Cork in July 2007. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

An Englishman caught in a bungled drug smuggling operation off the West Cork coast will learn today if he is to have his record 30 year sentence reduc(...)

 Irish naval service personnel with cocaine seized from the ‘Makayabella’. Photograph: PA

Three Britons have been jailed for their part in a plot to smuggle almost €300 million worth of cocaine into the UK only to be foiled by the Irish aut(...)

Judge Seán Ó Donnabháin said  it was a serious and worrying offence. Photograph: Reuters/Michaela Rehle

A man with a history of impulsive behaviour has been jailed for two years after he admitted shooting a customer in a north Cork pub because he thought(...)

A seven-year sentence imposed on a man who was four times over the limit when he crashed his car into a roundabout, killing a woman and paralysing her(...)