At the High Court Mr Justice Iseult O’Malley refused to grant Simeon Langford bail on a number of grounds, including that the proposed surety was unsuitable. Photograph: The Irish Times

A man wanted by the British authorities in connection with a number of alleged violent offences including attempted murder has been denied bail by the(...)

A file image showing Prince Charles arriving at the National University of Ireland in Galway on May 18th. Photograph: Darren Staples/Retuers

A man arrested on IRA and explosives charges in the lead up to Prince Charles’ official State visit will make a renewed bail application later this mo(...)

The Special Criminal trial of a Cork man charged with membership of the IRA has been adjourned

The Special Criminal trial of a Cork man charged with membership of the IRA has been adjourned.Kevin Power (38) of Railway Street, Passage West, is ch(...)

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(...)