Sammy Tweed,  who escaped from court in 1974 when he was charged in connection with an arms haul, was  jailed for two years at Belfast Crown Court.

A former loyalist paramilitary who had been on the run from police for almost 40 years has been jailed in Belfast for 2½ years for having a cache of g(...)

A man from west Belfast has been found guilty by a jury of abusing his niece - but acquitted of abusing her sister. Photograph: Getty Images.

A man from west Belfast has been found guilty by a jury of abusing his niece - but acquitted of abusing her sister.The 71-year old, who cannot be name(...)

ames Stewart, from Hillhead Road in Ballyclare, appeared at Belfast Crown Court where he pleaded guilty to fraud.  Photograph: Google Street View

A 29-year-old Co Antrim man has admitted using his position as a bank employee to steal money from the accounts of three customers.James Stewart, from(...)

A teenage schoolboy today denied trying to kill his mother in a knife attack. Standing in the dock of Belfast Crown Court beside his fath(...)