Rank-and-file gardaí want to take a vote of no confidence in the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Full version Rank and file gardai want to take a vote of no confidence in the Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission. The call is set to come at the an(...)

Attending the Garda graduations in Templemore on Thursday were the Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald meeting the graduates as Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan hands out their Garda id cards. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

The Minister for Justice and the Garda Commissioner have rejected allegations the Garda has been failing to co-operate with an inquiry into complaints(...)

The Irish Prison Service said the two officers had been taken to hospital with ‘slash wounds, which while serious are not thought to be life threatening’.

Two prison officers in Mountjoy jail in Dublin have been injured after being attacked by a prisoner on Thursday. It is understood the prisoner used (...)

The association representing gardaí who arrested Clare Daly TD on suspicion of drunk driving has strongly rejected an allegation they failed to co-ope(...)

The investigation of cyber harassment or so-called revenge porn is very poorly provided for under Irish law leaving gardaí with limited scope to act, (...)

Photograph of Ciara Breen released by gardaí when she went missing in 1997

A man has been released without charge after being arrested on Tuesday in connection with the disappearance of 17-year-old Ciara Breen in 1997. The ar(...)

An age progression image of Ciara Breen showing how she may appear today, age 36.

A man has been arrested for questioning in connection with the disappearance presumed murder of 17-year-old Ciara Breen in 1997.The suspect’s detentio(...)

The Midlands Prison in Portlaoise: one of Ireland’s most modern prisons, it  houses a number of killers who, while not convicted of any sex offences, had a sexual dimension to their crimes.   Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

After being given a life sentence at the Criminal Courts of Justice, Graham Dwyer was taken by van to Mountjoy Prison in Dublin’s north inner city. A(...)

In today’s terms, Dean Lyons  would be classified as having a moderate general learning disability

Dean Lyons, the man who first admitted the killings of Sylvia Sheils and Mary Callanan, was 23-years-old at the time of the murders.Born on April 20th(...)

Following his conviction for the 1997 double murders of  Mary Callanan (61) and Sylvia Shiels (60), Mark Nash will be serving four life sentences

Following his conviction for the 1997 double murders of psychiatric patients Mary Callanan (61) and Sylvia Shiels (60), Mark Nash will be serving four(...)