Judge Sean O Donnabhain imposed a five year prison sentence but suspended it after hearing from the man’s wife that she didn’t want him jailed.

A 35-year-old man who seriously assaulted his infant son by shaking him violently when he wouldn’t stop crying has been given a five year suspended ja(...)

Vincent O’Driscoll described catastrophic and life-changing injuries after he was hit by the truck. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A 31-year-old cyclist left paralysed after a truck carrying 42 tonnes of timber rolled over him has spoken of the traumatic impact of the accident as (...)

The judge said John Paul O’Driscoll had been guilty of ‘phenomenally dangerous driving’. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A man who deliberately drove a stolen van while drunk at a motorcycle garda trying to divert traffic away from a garda pursuit has been jailed for 12(...)

Gary O’Flynn: was remanded in custody for sentence on June 26th

A former Fianna Fáil councillor has been remanded in custody for sentence after he was convicted of obtaining money by deception while working as a fi(...)

Ted Cunningham of Woodbine Lodge, Farran, Co Cork  at Cork Circuit Criminal Court after he pleaded guilty to two counts of money laundering. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Cork Courts Limited

Yesterday’s handing down of a five-year suspended sentence to Ted Cunningham brings to a close one instalment in the life of the opera-lover wh(...)

Ted Cunningham has been given a five-year suspended sentence in relation to the money-laundering offence. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A 65-year-old financial advisor has been given a five year suspended jail sentencing for his part in money laundering around STG£275,000 of the(...)

Two men have been jailed for 12 years and seven years respectively after subjecting a family to what a judge described as a terrifying ordeal w(...)

Det Garda Murray said that O’Meara was stealing the money to feed a serious and growing gambling addiction he developed as well as a lesser drink problem. Stock photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A 40-year-old bookkeeper who admittted stealing €98,000 from a Cork city jeweller has been jailed for a year today after a judge heard he had n(...)

Ted Cunningham indicated this morning that he wanted to plead guilty to some of the offences. File photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

A 65-year-old financial advisor has dramatically changed his plea to guilty on the fourth day of his trial for money laundering arising out of (...)

Three burglars jailed for five and six years.

Members of a Dublin gang who carried out a series of professional burglaries in Cork when they ransacked four houses in the space of an hour have been(...)