Patrick O’Brien (30) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to dishonestly inducing money from an 82-year-old Dublin man last year.

A Limerick man who tricked an 82 year-old Dubliner out of €600 by pretending to clean his gutters has been sentenced to two years in prison.Patrick O’(...)

Deirdre Murphy SC: said her client had  instructed her to make a number of formal admissions

A man charged in connection with an alleged surveillance operation on the Dublin headquarters of a number of specialist Garda units has admitted takin(...)

Seven Dublin men who are charged with IRA membership have been served with books of evidence at the Special Criminal Court.  Photograph:Frank Miller /The Irish Times.

Seven Dublin men who are charged with IRA membership have been served with books of evidence at the Special Criminal Court. At a special sitting of th(...)

Judge Mary Ellen Ring  sentenced  Jason Curry to eight years in prison

A Dublin man has been sentenced to eight years for stabbing his friend in the stomach and chest, leaving him with life-threatening injuries.Jason Curr(...)

Walter Morrissey (70) of  Upper Bridge Street, Callan in Kilkenny has been sentenced to 13 years in jail at the Central Criminal Counrt for a violent sexual assault on his former partner.

A man has been sentenced to 13 years in jail for a violent sexual assault on his former partner after the trial in Dublin heard that the injuries to t(...)

Graffiti pictured along Creighton Street and Windmill Lane, Dublin in 2008. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Two men have avoided going to jail after they graffitied trams, train carriages and buses causing over €32,000 worth of damage.Charlie Magaharan (18) (...)

Tony Walsh (56),  Bunratty Road, Coolock, Dublin, pleaded guilty to two counts of indecent assault. Photograph:  Collins

A former priest who received a 16-year prison sentence for the sexual abuse of nine boys in the 1970s and 1980s has admitted abusing two other boys.To(...)